Meet The Clubs – SigmaEta – IIM Trichy

SigmaEta, the Operations Club of IIM Tiruchirappalli, is committed to maximizing the knowledge of every student of the IIM-T community and other management institutes in the area of Operations and provides challenges that help hone the skills of those specializing in this field. Sigma Eta has been playing a crucial role in the success of students of IIM Tiruchirappalli in the field of Operations ever since it was established.

Striving to bridge the gap between the industry and academia by providing students an opportunity to showcase their talent in national level competitions and article writing exercises, the club hosts a number of activities year round. It engages with industry stalwarts through various guest lectures to be abreast of the latest industry trends.


Here’s a quick snapshot of the various activities conducted by SigmaEta last year.

  • OpsWise is a national level case study competition which tests the participant’s depth in diverse concepts of Operations & Supply Chain Management. The event is aimed at making crucial decisions related to process improvement & inventory management in real businesses. It brings to life the various operational challenges in the context of Indian companies.
  • OpsByte is the annual quiz that judges the Operations and Strategy skill of the participants. This is an annual intra-annual college quiz but the plan is to make it a national B-school quiz this year.
  • OpsVision is the annual operations magazine launched by SigmaEta. The main aim of Ops Vision is to provide the readers with industry updates along with the thoughts of industry experts.
  • Certifications: The club organizes for facilitations of various certifications under the purview of Operations, helping students become industry ready. The Lean Six Sigma and Supply Chain with Industry stalwarts KPMG is one such outstanding example.
  • iSimulate: It also organized simulation games that are dynamic and involve real-time comprehension and analysis of data.

Through the course of the year, the club also organizes icebreaker sessions, tutorials and share summer internship experiences for the benefit of the first years PGP students.


This article is part of the Meet the Clubs and Committees Series from powered by the External Relations Team at IIM Trichy to help the aspirants to get to know the batch and diverse activities that our student fraternity conducts as part of their PGP course at IIMT.

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