IIM Sambalpur: Classes to start from September 24
Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Sambalpur is all set to begin classes from September 24, 2015 for its first batch.
This decision was made during a high level meeting presided over by development commissioner U N Behera and attended by Prof Pawan Kumar Singh, co-ordinator IIM-Indore and other state government officials.
"So far 30 of the 60 allotted seats have been filled up, the remaining seats will likely be taken up by September 15. Registration will be done and orientation programme will be conducted a day before the starting of classes on September 23," said Prof Pawan Kumar Singh, co-ordinator-IIM-Indore.
As per Prof. Pawan Kumar Singh, classes for 1st year students will start with the help of seven faculties drawn from the mentoring institutes. Some other faculties will join later.
"Separate accommodation facilities have been made for students and faculty members at the temporary campus? Silicon Institute of Technology. The state government has started the process of handing over land near Basantpur for the permanent campus of IIM-Sambalpur," LN Gupta, secretary Employment, Technical Education and Training (ET &T) said.