The Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad is going to train the chartered accountants (CAs) in management skills.
One of the most premier B-schools of India and the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) – National professional accounting body have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in this regard.
Under the MoU, the two institutes will “create and co-hosting open-enrolment and customized training programs exclusively for CAs,” according to the official release.
During the training programmes, participants are likely to be exposed to emerging concepts, technology and business practices in achieving operational excellence. As part of the MoU, IIM Ahmedbad is going to organise a five-day residential programme – Advanced leadership programme for Chartered Accountants from December 24 to 28.
“Mutual collaboration will bring a new dimension to accounting and management education in India. The courses conducted under the MoU will provide opportunity for CAs to enhance their management skill sets which are required for key positions in business and industry,” said Naveen N D Gupta, president, Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI).