Entities Collaborate on Enhanced Risk Management Curriculum
NEW YORK (November 19, 2018)
- Birla Institute of Management Technology (BIMTECH) Chairperson Dr. Abhijit K. Chattoraj and Deputy Director and Dean – Academics Dr. Anupam Varma welcomed RIMS Board Director Robert Zhang and RIMS CEO Mary Roth to officially open “The RIMS Corner” publication center. The dedication event
also included a ceremonial Memorandum of Understanding signing to further support the advancement of BIMTECH’s risk management and insurance curriculum.
As part of the working relationship, RIMS and BIMTECH will develop preparatory courses for BIMTECH students that will cover the content and knowledge required to achieve the RIMS-Certified Risk Management Professional certification (RIMS-CRMP). In late 2017, the certification received official accreditation by the American National Standards Institute under ISO/IEC 17024:2012, signifying its accordance with requirements defined in International Standards.
“More than delivering thought-leading content to India’s flourishing risk management community, RIMS aims to facilitate the exchange ideas and best practices, as well as other opportunities for professionals to advance their programs and careers,” said Mary Roth. “We are excited to work with BIMTECH and collaborate on this initiative, to share our resources and support the future of risk management in India.”
At the event, Robert Zhang addressed the audience, delivering a presentation titled, “Role of Risk Management in a Changing Environment,” followed by RIMS Vice President Strategic Initiative Carol Fox who presented to students and faculty on “Risk Management Frameworks: Theory to Practice.”
RIMS’ Global Initiatives are led by Senior Director Steven Chou (firstname.lastname@example.org) and Associate Director Jhelum Bagchi (email@example.com). For more information about RIMS international activities and resources, visit www.RIMS.org/international. For additional information about RIMS-CRMP certification, visit www.RIMS.org/certification.
BIMTECH was established in 1988 under the aegis of the Birla Academy of Art and Culture and supported by Birla group of companies with the vision of developing ethical leaders with entrepreneurial. Located in National Capital Region, BIMTECH is one of the top MBA Institutes in India, providing a highly conducive academic environment.