IIM Bangalore is set to launch an insightful six-week online course titled “New Age Business Models” through their digital learning platform, IIMBx. The course, available on the Ministry of Education’s SWAYAM platform, is free for all participants, catering to a diverse audience, including undergraduates, postgraduates, working professionals, aspiring entrepreneurs, and business owners.
Course Overview and Design
Professor K Ganesh, an experienced entrepreneur and adjunct faculty at IIM-B, has curated the course. It provides an in-depth understanding of emerging business models, with a particular focus on platforms, marketplaces, aggregators, and direct-to-consumer businesses.
In-Depth Learning Experience
The course employs a mix of learning resources, including video lectures, case studies, quizzes, self-assessment tools, and discussion forums. This diverse approach ensures a comprehensive learning experience for participants.
Insights from Industry Leaders
Renowned industry leaders, including Shekar Sharma (Founder and CEO of Paytm), Ananth Narayan (CEO and Founder, Mensa Brands), Arun Narayan (Vice President, Tanishq), and Vikram Vaidyanathan (Managing Partner, Matrix Partners), contribute valuable insights through lectures.
Registration and Important Dates
The course is open for registration until February 29, 2024. Participants can enroll for free, making this an excellent opportunity for anyone interested in gaining insights into the dynamics of new-age business models.
Enhancing Business Insight
This course is tailored for individuals seeking to enhance their understanding of contemporary business models. Whether you are a student exploring business management, a working professional, an aspiring entrepreneur, or a seasoned business owner, this program offers valuable insights.
Practical Application of Knowledge
Participants will delve into practical case studies, allowing them to apply theoretical knowledge to real-world business scenarios. This hands-on approach ensures that learners gain practical insights into how modern businesses operate and thrive.
Flexible Learning Schedule
Scheduled to begin on January 29, 2024, the six-week duration allows for a flexible learning schedule, accommodating the diverse commitments of participants.