IIM Calcutta Launches An Online Program in Business and Corporate Laws
IIM Calcutta has launched a new Executive Program in Business and Corporate Laws. It is an online program of 6 months. The program will be an interactive one with video interaction and is under collaboration with VCNow. The program directors of this Business and Corporate Laws program are Professor V.K. Unni and Professor R. Rajesh Babu and they will be the ones delivering this program as well.
The main focus and the target audience of this program is Legal Professionals (new and existing), Corporate Secretarial Professionals, Business Managers, Corporate Planning Consultants, as well as Strategy and Risk Management Professionals.
The EPBCL program will explore the different aspects of law and how it can be integrated in business strategies for various organizations as a value-add tool. It will bring together the understanding of law in various organizations from a students' perspective and share the understanding of the legal environment in businesses comprehensively. Managing risks and being able to design strategies for a firm will become simpler if there is an understanding of the legal and regulatory framework of the organization.
The program (EPBCL) aims at providing the students with a detailed understanding of the legal aspect of a business on both a national and an international level. Business operation and other aspects will be addresses in the program along with raising capital for business through public offers, private placement, M&A, commercial borrowings, VC investments, capital and FOREX market, strategic management, etc.
Any working professional with minimum 50% in graduation along with 2 years of work experience can apply for this program. You can either pursue it through online mode or you can use the video conference feature enabled for the program by the Program Partner, VCNow. It is enabled at 27 cities in India and over 40 locations as well. The program will be delivered through case studies, lectures, live corporate examples and general discussions.
There will be a 4-day campus module that the students will have to go through at the end of the program. A completion certificate will be awarded to all students who complete the program successfully. They will also receive an honour of being an IIM Calcutta alumni.