Faculty development has been defined as that wide range of activities that institutions apply to support faculty members' roles. This included programs designed to improve the performance of faculty members in education, research and administration as well as augmenting organizational capacities and culture. Kamal Institute of Higher Education and Advance Technology also organised five day faculty development program on topic “Bursting Myths about Stock Market” from 26 -30 December 2019.
Venue: Seminar Hall, Kamal Institute of Higher Education And Advance Technology (KIHEAT), K-1 Extn, Mohan Garden, New Delhi- 59
? Faculty Members
? Academicians and Research Scholars in their respective fields
? Professionals and Executives from the Industry engaged in stock markets and potential investors.
Objective of the workshop:
The objective is to give an introduction to finance with a focus on trading and investment basics. The teachers, researcher scholars, professionals and students would be able to get a broad understanding of concepts involved in risk management and investment, to create financially aware and empower citizens and to develop and maintain appropriate standard of competence for wealth management, risk management, and investment advisory. Some of the mysterious myths about stock market in the society are:
• Investing in the stock market is like gambling.
• Stock market is a place for rich people only.
• High priced stock will come down at a point of time.
• Stock that has gone down will rise one day.
• A little understanding is enough to do trading and many more.
Thus, this workshop focused on highlighting the important of an accurate understanding of stocks and trading rather than blindly accepting common myths.
Mr. Alok Sharma is a specialist in Financial Risk Management (FRM) program under his guidance the FDP on “Bursting Myths about Stock Market” was conducted. The Faculty Development Programme (FDP) was attended by students, faculties, Research Scholars & Academicians form varied backgrounds. While designing the structure of the programme it was kept in mind that there are going to be people from different background that’s why emphasis was given on making the finance a common term for all a whole not pertaining to one single field so that maximum can be benefited out of it. 2 high tea (Morning & Evening) and Lunch was provided to participants daily and one kit was issued to each participant at the time of the registration.
Dr. Anudeep Arora, Director and Dr. Priti Srivastava, Principal, Kamal Institute of Higher Education And Advance Technology (KIHEAT) welcomed all the guests, followed by felicitation of Mr. Alok Sharma.
After the welcome of guests, the twenty five hours industry led session began. The participants were provided with comprehensive and practical approach to trading and investments insights. Software based practical skills were also given to the attendees during the five day program.
On last day of the workshop, certificates were distributed to the participants. Vote of thanks to all the participants was delivered by Dr. Anudeep Arora, Director and he also presented the certificates to the participants.
Finally, participants were asked to come on the dice and share their experience and learning of the whole program. The program was concluded with happy note from everyone.