Faculty Development Programme – TIFF

An interactive workshop/FDP organized for all the faculty members of ISBS on 12th July 2017 by Prof Shikha Sindhu – Certified Trainer – TIFF- Temple Index of Functional Fluency. Faculty members actively participated in the discussion on  important behavioral aspects and methods of maintaining the balance between personality treats and professional behavior . Lot of learning took place through activities like role plays, games and skit performances.


ISBS conducted a Faculty Development Program on SPSS on 30th June, 2017 for its faculty members. The training program was beneficial for academicians and research scholars in the field of management and social sciences.

The program had the following objectives:

  • To acquaint participants with SPSS software.
  • To provide hands on experience on SPSS procedure for data entry, manipulation, screening and testing of assumptions before analyzing the main data.

The training was attended by 20 faculty members. The facilitator was Dr. Abhilas Pradhan-Associate professor at ISBS.

Massive Open Online Course

FDP on MOOC (Massive Open Online Course): An internal FDP was conducted on 27th July, 2017 by Research Cell on MOOC. The resource person was Dr. Yogesh Daudkhane. He outlined the importance of online courses for faculty as well as students. There are various websites which provide these courses for free. To name few are Edx, Udemy etc.

Dr. Shraddha Kulkarni also introduced SWAYAM i.e. website by HRD of India, which provide free courses for all starting from class 9th to Post Graduate. These courses are available on various subjects and are delivered by reputed faculties from IITs, IIMs and other Institutions. ISBS has included MOOC in its teaching methodology.

Gallup Survey & Counselling” Workshop

ISBS organized “Gallup Survey & Counselling” Workshop on 2nd & 3rd May, 2017 for faculty members. The objective of the Workshop was to find out signature strengths of each participant and guide them how to use these strengths for meeting their own career goals along with the organizational goals.

The workshop was based on Clifton Strengths’ Survey which believe that each person is a bundle of some unique strengths which can be developed and used further to uplift their performance and different core strengths of people can be combined to create great teams leading to organizational excellence.

The trainer of the workshop was Mr. Shantanu Sen Sharma who is Chief Mentor and Co-Founder of Ozone Education Consultancy – a company aimed at increasing competence, skills and employ ability of professionals and students. He is a Gallup Certified Strengths Coach.

FDP on “HR Analytics”

“Every teacher needs to improve, not because they are not good enough, but because they can be even better”-  Dylan Wiliam
In pursuit of ISBS endeavour of continuously developing its faculties, HR Department conducted an internal FDP on “HR Analytics” on March 31, 2017. The resource person was Ms. Saryu Sahajpal, a corporate Trainer and Consultant. It was an interactive session which would help the faculties in adding value to their work by analysing and interpreting data with sound reasoning and logic.


Workshop/Seminar/Faculty Development Programme Attended Outside the Campus

Sr.no. Name of the FDP/Workshop Name of the Faculty Organized by Date
1. Driving Corporate Performance- A Holistic Approach Dr. Komal Singh Sinhgad Institute of Management & Computer Application, Pune 8th & 9th February, 2017
2. Research methodology & Data Analysis Dr. Komal Singh Jayawant Institute of Management Studies, Pune 22nd November, 2016
3. Training for Challenger Status Prof. Tinoo N. Ubale ICICI Securities, Pune 24th October, 2016
4. Working Capital Appraisal & Monitoring Dr. Abhinav D. Jog CRISIL, Mumbai 20th& 21st October, 2016
5. Brand Architecture Prof. Bagirathi Iyer
Dr. Suvarna M. Deshpande
Prof. Srishti Joshi
Chrysalis Business Solution Pvt. Ltd. 5th October, 2016
6. End of Marketing as we knew it Prof. Bagirathi Iyer
Dr. Suvarna M. Deshpande
Prof. Suhas Mekhe
Prof. Rajlaxmi Pujar
Prof. Swati Angawane
Conferation of Indian Industry (CII) 26th August, 2016
7. HR & IR Study Mission Dr. Shraddha Kulkarni
Prof. Shikha Sindhu
Conferation of Indian Industry (CII) 4th to 5th August, 2016
8. Business Continuity Management Certification Workshop Prof. Atanu Mandal ISO 22301 26th to 28th February, 2016
9. Digital Marketing Prof.Deepak Navalgund EduPristince Jan-March 2016
10. International Symposium Prof. Chanakya Kumar Bharti VidyaPeet Deemed Univerty 3rd December 2017
11. The Sixth RRME Asia Forum Goa, India Dr. Renu Bhargava
Dr. Pravin Dange
PRME Asia Forum, Goa Institute of Management, Panaji 26th, 27th & 28th November 2015
12. International Conference on Total Cost Management Dr. Abhinav Jog Conference of Indian Industry, Mumbai 23rd & 24th November 2015
13. National Seminar on Social Innovation Prof. Sabeena Deshpande MCCI, Pune 17th November 2015
14. Innovation Approaches in Management Teaching Prof. Shikha Sindhu
Prof. Tausif Mistry
IIM-Kozhikode 16th – 25stNovember 2015
15. Learning Unbounded Effective Teaching Methodology Prof. Amruta Deshpande Wasan Knowledge Hub, Mumbai 2nd November 2015
16. Masterclass in Sales Effectiveness & Service Excellence Dr.Suvarna Despande Dale Carnegie Training 1st October 2015
17. Research Methodology for Management Prof. Mangesh Dande
Prof. Sabeena Deshpande
Prof.Bagirathi Iyer
Prof.Natasha Kaul
Prof. Amruta Deshpande
Indira Institute of Management, Pune 10th – 12th October 2015
18. Managing Stress without Meditation Dr. Abhinav Jog MCCIA 9th October 2015
19. Workshop on Advance Excel Dr. Shraddha Kulkarni S & R Analytics 26th September 2015
20. Business Analytics Prof. Kadambini Kumarii SAS, India Aug-Feb 2016
21. Digital Marketing Prof.Deepak Navalgund MITCON-Pune 25th – 26th July 2015
22. Indo-Canadian International Conference of Business & Behavioural Sciences Dr. Shraddha Kulkarni Prof. Manmohan Vyas ICICBBS-2015, Vivanta By Taj Hotel-Panaji 3rd & 4th July 2015
23. NEN Entrepreneurship Educator Program Prof. Tausif Mistri YMCA, Pune 23rd-25th June, 2015
24. Research Methodology Prof. Mangesh Dande C.P & Berar E.S. College, Nagpur 6th – 12th June 2016