FIIB Delhi organises Microfinance research workshop
Applications Open Now
MDI, Gurgaon
Jagan Institute of Management Studies- Rohini PGDM 2020

The Fortune Institute of International Business (FIIB), New Delhi, in partnership with Banque Populaire Chair in Microfinance of the Burgundy School of Business, Dijon, France, Sa-Dhan, New Delhi and Sahulat Microfinance Society, New Delhi organized the First Annual International Microfinance Research Workshop on July 15 and 16, 2016 at Delhi. 

The annual workshop titled as ‘The Participation for Harmonious Development’ (PHD), was aimed to bring together microfinance and related possible initiatives together. Representatives from Switzerland, Brazil, France, Bangladesh, Mozambique and the host country India, participated in the workshop. The theme for this year focused on the distinct areas of Crowdfunding and Cooperatives. 


The workshop was inaugurated by Prof. Arvind Ashta, Professor, Burgundy School of Business, France, Dr. P Satish, Executive Director, Sa-Dhan, Dr. Anil Kumar Sinha, Director Fortune Institute of International Business and Mr. Arshad Ajmal, Vice President, Sahulat Microfinance Society, in the presence of an august gathering. 


A book edited by Dr. Amiya Kumar Mohapatra of FIIB ‘Microfinance and Financial Inclusion’ was also released by the dignitaries in the workshop. Prof. Arvind Ashta while presenting his paper discussed on theory building in the area of social entrepreneurship. Dr.  P Satish presented his research work on how self-help groups can contribute to the agenda of financial inclusion.


Mr. Mohammad Manjur Mahmud and Mr. Sheikh Mohammad Ismail from DataSoft Systems, Bangladesh shared their work titled ‘loan overdue classification based on gender and effectiveness of loan loss provision’. A paper on ‘testing the feasibility of interest-free microfinance for the financially excluded section’ was also presented which was co-authored by Dr. Najmul Hoda from Umm Al-Qura University, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Mr. Arshad Ajmal, Mr. Azim Hussain and Mr. Fasih Ahmad from Sahulat Microfinance Society.


Prof. Tushar Sankar Banerjee discussed a case study on Wood Artisans of West Bengal, to which, the participants deliberated on how financial situation of poorest of the poor people can be improved using microfinance. Ms. Paula Roberta Callado from Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Brazil shared her research work on the problem of credit rationing and the crowdfunding and discussed the formal microcredit system in Brazil. Mr. Rantej Singh from MF Strategy, Switzerland shared his experience of launching innovative digital models for financial inclusion in agrarian communities. Dr. Amiya K Mohapatra, Dr. Asheesh Pandey, and Prof. Utkarsh presented a paper on corporate governance issues and challenges in the microfinance sector in India.


The workshop came to an end with concluding remarks from Prof. Arvind Ashta and the delivery of the vote of thanks by Dr. Amiya K Mohapatra.


Stay tuned to for more news and updates

Applications Open Now

Great Lakes Institute of Management
Great Lakes Institute of Mana...
XAT - Xavier Aptitude Test 2020
XAT - Xavier Aptitude Test 2020
SNAP 2019
SNAP 2019
UPES - School of Business
UPES - School of Business
IMI Delhi
IMI Delhi
BIMTECH - Birla Institute of Management Technology
BIMTECH - Birla Institute of ...
Delhi School of Business (VIPS-TC)
Delhi School of Business (VIP...
View All Application Forms

More like Fortune Institute of International Business, Delhi

Questions related to Fortune Institute of International Business, Delhi

Showing 77 out of 77 Questions

I scored 78 percentage below in mat exam and composite score of 623 will i recieve call /mail from fiib college? Thankyou!!

Ayush Raj 28th May, 2019

Hi there!!!!

The candidates are required to take the MAT exam with minimum 50 percentile for admission in Fortune Institute of International Business, Delhi.

To see the eligibility criteria in detail in order to see your admission chances, click on the following link-


Which one is better for mba/pgdm iimt, j.k business,ndim,fiib, ims gaziabad,jims kalkaji and gl bajaj. In ROI, fee, and all??

Jashandeep Matharoo 3rd Sep, 2019

LPU is much better than the other colleges.MBA from LPU is rewarding since you get quality education with an innovative updated rigor here at reasonable cost and unbeatable placements.Moreover,The Business School of LPU is accredited from ACBSP, Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs from the USA ensuring quality education and industry experienced faculty members, studying in LPU will get a degree accredited from a body of USA.MBA packages at LPU has been worth 37 lacs per annum at the highest till date.


Ndim is better or fiib in terms of roi and placement factors?

Purnima Pruthi Student Expert 28th Jul, 2019

Hello Shiva!

Of the college/University mentioned above, following provided is the preferential suggested order of these colleges on the basis of rank, academics, faculty, infrastructure,placements and opportunities.

  • 1-New Delhi Institute of Management, Delhi
  • 2-Fortune Institute of International Business, Delhi

Hope this helps. All the best!


which college is better asia pacific ,jims rohini ,fiib,asian businees school in terms of roi,faculty,placement and considering everything

Sunanda Dhar Student Expert 26th May, 2019

let me try to clear your dilemma. Amongst colleges that you have stated here, Asia Pacific Institute of Management is in a different league altogether. This institute grooms you in such a way that you are prepared for every stream, be it corporate or entrepreneurship. I will back up my statement with some facts-

Faculty- With a highly skilled and a knowledgeable faculty, AIM is able to transform the students into well-groomed professionals who can face any situations in the future with ease. The professors regularly conduct a plethora of training sessions and guest lectures to give the students an insight as to how the outside world works.

Location- Located at a prime location in Delhi, AIM is surrounded by various corporate offices and is at a 5 minutes walking distance from the Metro Station. The place is conducive to a well-rounded learning experience. 

Placements- Since the inception of this institute, its placements have been its forte. Every major company visits the campus and scouts for the best talent around, which it gets in aplenty. Every year the placement track record beats the previous year record. The companies that visit the campus are:-

Lloyds Ventures







ICICI Securities


American Express


Jindal Group


TATA Housing


amongst many others

I hope this will help you make a detailed decision.

All the best.

The question have been saved in answer later, you can access it from your profile anytime. Access now

Download the Careers360 App on your Android phone

Regular exam updates, QnA, Predictors, College Applications & E-books now on your Mobile

Careers360 App
150M+ Students
24,000+ Colleges
500+ Exams
1500+ E-books