IIM Sambalpur Begins Online Classes for MBA 2nd year students. IIM Sambalpur has started the online classes for the MBA course. The second-year batch classes have been started and the first year batch would begin on August 10, 2020.
Indian Institute of Management, Sambalpur has started the online classes for MBA 2nd year batch 2019-21 from today onwards. The MBA 1st year batch 2020-22 will begin the online classes from August 10, 2020. The online classes are now conducted with the help of several digital tools and processes to facilitate effective learning. The commencement of the new batch will be on the August 3 and induction will continue till August 7, 2020.
Prof Mahadeo Jaiswal, Director, IIM Sambalpur, said,
“The global pandemic has taught us that being innovative is the only way to lead and innovation is one of the three core values of IIM Sambalpur. IIM Sambalpur has always believed in contemporary and new-age learning. Consequently, we follow a model of blended pedagogy, combining the advantages of both online and traditional classroom education.”
All examinations of IIM Sambalpur will be conducted through online processes as well, either by using online proctoring systems for descriptive exams or using LMS for the quiz and multiple-choice exams.
Taking forth the concept of Flipped classrooms, Learning Management Software like Moodle will be utilized and students and faculty members will interact regularly through VC. The Insititute has smart classrooms equipped with SMART Boards. Students can log in in this board and access notes presentations, curriculum schedules and even tests their own knowledge through built-in quizzes.