As an initiative towards opening the door to a plethora of career opportunities for its undergraduates, Uttaranchal Institute of Management, Uttaranchal University organised the ‘Official Launch of the Globally Accredited Program – ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and CMA (Certified Management Accountant)’ on 14 September
2022. The program will lend undergraduate students the platform and opportunity to take their careers to soaring heights. It was indeed a great endeavour to offer immense learning opportunities to the students for a successful career.
The launch was held on 14 September 2022 at 11.30 a.m. in the Swami Vivekanand Auditorium, Uttaranchal University. Mr Shirish Singh, the Master-of-Ceremony started with a quote “Behind every great business is a great accountant”. After giving certain basic information regarding the launch, he invited the eminent dignitaries Prof (Dr) Satbir Singh Sehgal, Vice President, Prof (Dr) Dharam Buddhi, Vice-Chancellor, Prof (Dr) Rajesh Bahuguna, Pro Vice-Chancellor, Prof (Dr) Pradeep Suri, Dean UIM, Mr Rohan Rajvanshi, Business Relation Manager, ISDC, Mr Vikas Khosla, Zonal Head, ISDC, Mr. Nikhil Sharma, Regional Head, ISDC. The dignitaries were invited for the auspicious lamp lighting in reverence of Goddess Saraswati followed by the University Kulgeet and felicitation of the guests.
Dean UIM, Prof Suri welcomed the dignitaries, faculty members, and students and congratulated the students for having taken a conscious decision of taking admission to the prestigious NAAC A+ certified institution. Quoting that aligning the objective of the University with that of students and to help them reach the Zenith of their career, the university collaborated with IMA to offer ACCA and CMA certification along with their degree program.
Mr Rajvanshi mentioned the concept of Opportunity Cost which should be considered while taking up any career. He also threw light on how two years of COVID has brought about digital transformation and hence emphasized that in order to sustain and survive, one would need to take up the roles of decision-makers and strategists.
Mr Khosla threw light on the fact that it is necessary to bridge the skills gap required for employability. He also explained the details of the program that will complement the undergraduate degree and the additional credentials which will thus help them meet their dreams and aspirations.
Prof. Buddhi and Prof. Sehgal summarized the launch Program of ACCA and CMA at Uttaranchal University to the students. They assured that once UIM students enroll with these certifications, they can become the leader of global organizations and get an excellent sustainable future.
At the finale, all the dignitaries were invited to the official launch of the globally accredited program. Head of the department, Dr Rajeev Ranjan proposed the Vote of Thanks and thanked Chancellor Uttaranchal University, Shri Jitender Joshi, for providing support and continuous guidance for the betterment of students. He thanked all the dignitaries present for sparing time to bless the August gathering.