On The Kathor Life And More – IIM Rohtak

Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Rohtak, is the first IIM in North India and only IIM in National Capital Region. The Institute has shifted to our new campus. There are many things that make our campus unique, specially location of IIM Rohtak and its connectivity to all major cities.

The Kathor Life: – “The Kathor Life” three most used words in one year of MBA by almost every student, as IIM Rohtak has a patent on these words. Kathor life starts right after we enter in the college, began with an induction process, then seven days tough personality development programme (AARAMBH). 8:45 am lecture, late night assignments, case presentations, 11:59:59 deadline, no holidays, committee, clubs, meeting, are one of the kathor and crucial part of MBA life. It might not be the easiest path to walk on, but once you are used to the Kathor life, you start enjoying it.

Film summit: – IIM Rohtak is the only management institute which organises Film Summit among all other B-Schools. It is one of the flagship events of IIM Rohtak, which is dedicated to the art of filmmaking, designing, and photography. Film Summit was first organised in 2016 and this year; it is planned to held on August 19. Film Summit helps to connect the glamorous entertainment industry with management.

Social development project cell (SDP cell): – The students of IIM Rohtak believes in giving back to the society. Two wings of SDP cell, Every Child in School (ECIS) and SPARSH contributes to helping needy students and teaching underprivileged kids. Students oversee all the activities, and it helps them to become better citizens and to train themselves to become the frontiers of the future of India.

Culture diversity & peer learning: – IIM Rohtak is very rich in cultural diversity. The batch size of the PGP08 batch is 252, and there are students from almost every state be it Meghalaya, Mizoram, Tamilnadu, Kerala, Gujarat, Chattisgarh, or Jammu & Kashmir. This cultural diversity helps in better and qualitative peer learning.

Which ABG Company would you like to work for and why?

From my school days, I have been actively involved in the financial management of my family business, and after coming to IIM Rohtak, my interest in finance has increased. Taking Finance, I would like to work for Aditya Birla Financial Services and specially in asset and wealth management business.