IMT Hyderabad, top Business School in India recently concluded the ICDL Advanced Spreadsheets Certification for all its 212 1st year MBA students. ICDL was a mandatory part of the Orientation week at IMT Hyderabad. The feedback from the students as well as faculty coordinators has been very positive, with a special note for the interactive e-learning.
According to Prof. Sridhar, Area Chairperson – IT & Analytics, IMT Hyderabad, “ICDL is a good move by the institute since MS Excel is an extremely crucial tool in any business school programme and the structured nature of the ICDL Certification programme made it easy to learn.”
Prof. Ramana, Director, IMT Hyderabad remarked, “The good work that ICDL is doing in making students digitally efficient can be made more meaningful if all other courses adopt such programmes”
In the second phase, the institute has already started a Faculty Development Programme on ICDL Advanced Spreadsheets with 23 staff members who are undergoing the programme currently.