IIPM, an organization of the Ministry of Commerce & Industry, GOI has been conferred the “2012 World Education Congress Award” titled “EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTE WITH BEST ACADEMIC & INDUSTRY INTERFACE” for its intensive state of the art institute–industry-interaction (3Is) initiatives in agri-business development and academic activities.
Conferred at the World Education Congress summit held recently in Mumbai, the award was instituted by the Global Advisory Council of Education and Academics Jury and the Board members of WEC. Out of 3,608 entries received from 88 countries, IIPM has been selected for the category of “Best Academic and Industry Interface”. The award was received by IIPM Director Prof. V. G. Dhanakumar. IIPM has been selected because of its unique programs viz., reach-out, management development, professional certificate programs, centre of excellence activities and flagship PGDM-ABPM academic programs which provided a professional cause to the industry within the county and neighbouring countries. IIPM is entering into the membership of the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB-USA) and celebrating its 20th Foundation Day.
Dr.V.G.Dhanakumar, Director IIPM receiving the Best of Best award from His Excellency Dr. David Namvandi, Minister of Education, Republic of Namibia.
Prof. V. G. Dhanakumar, Director, IIPM, received the “Bharat Vidya Shiromani Award” for his outstanding achievement and remarkable academic contribution.
Prof. V. G. Dhanakumar, Director, IIPM received the Bharat Vidya Shiromani Award and a Certificate of Excellence for his outstanding achievement and remarkable contribution in the field of sector-specific management education, research, outreach and development in the country and the North East region in particular, instituted by the Indian Solidarity Council, New Delhi, in association with the International Institute of Education and Management.
Prof. V. G. Dhanakumar has developed and achieved sustainable institutional framework module towards financial, academic and administrative autonomy for the sector-specific business school.
Dr. V. G. Dhanakumar is a distinguished author of articles, papers and books from the field of Technology Management & Plantation and associated Agri-Business Operations Management.
Dr. V. G. Dhanakumar is an Alumni of Cornell University and University of Wisconsin, U.S.A. Served as a Post Doctoral Fellow of USDA-OICD. Earlier, he has been conferred Rotary International Award, Hosler Award, HAFSA Award and WRLP Evaluation Award. Served in ICAR, United Planters Association of Southern India (UPASI), and State service in Wisconsin and New York, U.S.A.
Dr. V. G. Dhanakumar is also the recipient of Indian Leadership Award for Education Excellence on 6th May 2013, for his outstanding individual achievement and distinguished services to the Nation. The award was presented by Health and Education Development Association, Delhi, in the presence of Hon’ble Shri. Harish Rawat, Union Minister of State & Water Resource, Government of India, H.E. Mr. Waven William, High Commissioner of the Republic of Seychelles, Hon’ble Sarder Joginder Singh, IPS (Retd.), Former C. B. I. Director (India), Hon’ble Guru Mata Mangla Ji, Shri. Hanslok Foundation, Delhi, Hon’ble Shri. Pradeep Tamta, Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha, Hon’ble Shri. Kunwarjibhai Mohanbhai Bavaliya, Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha.
Dr. M. P. Vithal, Professor, Strategy and Finance, IIPM receiving the award on behalf of the Director, IIPM for the title “Asian Learning & Development Leadership Awards 2012 to IIPM” under the category of “Outstanding Contribution for the Cause of Learning” at the function organized by Asian Confederation of Businesses in Dubai on 25th September 2012.
Ms. K. Lalitha Pravallika, PGDM-ABPM student of the Institute receiving “Best Student Award” in recognition of her impressive academic record for the year 2012 from Dr. Harsh Vardhan Batra, Director, DRDO-DFRI, Mysore on December 18, 2013 at the function organized by the Association of Food Scientists & Technologists (India).
Dr. Ananda Das Gupta, Associate Professor (HR), IIPM receiving the award on behalf of the Director, IIPM, Prof. V. G. Dhanakumar, for the title “Educational Leadership Award 2014 to IIPM” at the function organized by Lokmat National Educational Leadership Awards 2014 in association with Stars Group in Mumbai on 13th February 2014.
Dr. S. John Mano Raj, Assistant Professor (Marketing) and Dr. A. N. Vijaya Kumar, Assistant Professor (Finance & Control), IIPM, receiving the awards on behalf of the Director, IIPM, Prof. V. G. Dhanakumar, for the titles “2014 Global Excellence and “Rashtriya Jewel Awards to IIPM” at the function organized by Global Brotherhood Forum in New Delhi on 29th March 2014.
Dr. V. G. Dhanakumar, Director, IIPM receiving Innovative Bschool Award titled “Best Training for Working Professionals” at the function organized by DNA & Stars Group in Mumbai on 18th February 2015.
IIPM bags “2015 Educational Excellence Award” at the Indo-Global Education Summit 2015 organized by The Indus Foundation-Hyderabad and The Indus Foundation Inc-USA on 14th November 2015 in Hyderabad.
The award was presented to the Director-IIPM, Prof (Dr.) V. G. Dhanakumar by Prof. (Dr.) D. N. Reddy, Member-UGC-MHRD & Chairman-NBA in the presence of Shri. Anil Reddy Vennam, President, Federation of AP Chambers of Commerce & Industry, Hyderabad, Dr. Elaine P. Maimon, President, Governors State University, Illinois, USA and and Shri. C. D. Arha, IAS (Retd), Former Secretary to Government of India & Chairman, The Indus Foundation Inc-USA & Hyderabad.
Dr. V. G. Dhanakumar, Director, IIPM receiving National Excellence Award titled “National Education Excellence Award – Best B-School for Promoting Industry Academia Interface” at the function organized by ASSOCHAM in New Delhi on 17th February 2016.
The award was presented by Prof. (Dr.) Ram Shankar Katheria, Hon’ble State Minister of HRD, Government of India in the presence of Shri. D. S. Rawat, Secretary General, ASSOCHAM, New Delhi.
Profs. K. Venkateswaran and K. Narendran, IIPM faculty received Indian Agribusiness Excellence award on behalf of the Director, IIPM, Prof. V. G. Dhanakumar, for the title “Research, Development and Supporting Plantation Industry” at the function organized by Indian Conventions 2017 in association with Media Today Group in Bengaluru on 28th August 2017.
Prof. K. Venkateswaran
Prof. K. Narendran
National Workshop on “Ensuring Remunerative Prices & Stable Market to Farmers Produce” held on 26.07.2018 at the University of Agricultural Sciences (UAS), Hebbal, Bengaluru.
(From the left) Shri. M. B. Rajesh Gouda, IAS, Director of Agriculture Marketing, Dr. V. G. Dhanakumar, Director, IIPMB, Shri. Bandeppa Kashempur, Hon’ble Minister of Co-operation, GoK and Shri. Sanjeev Kumar Chadda, IAS, Managing Director, NAFED, New Delhi on the occasion of Valedictory Function.
Profs. C. Ganesh Kumar and K.C. Prakash, IIPM faculty received “India’s Education Excellence award” on behalf of the Director, IIPM, Prof. V. G. Dhanakumar, for the title “India’s Best Plantation Management Education & Training Institute” at the award ceremony organized by Berkshire Media LLC, USA in Mumbai on 8th March 2019.