Wednesday, July 08, 2015

Human Resources learning at Infosys

The students specializing in Human Resources visited the Infosys facility for an industry visit under the guidance of the Department Head, Professor Shaji Kurian and Personality Enhancement Faculty, Professor Raj Chakraborty. The students arrived at Infosys facility at Electronic City, Phase 1 post lunch on 25th June 2015 for an experience of a lifetime. The students were welcomed by Mr. I.S. Krishna murthy who is one of the senior departmental heads for the human resource department there. The students were first escorted to the Management Council Hall at the facility where they were shown two inspiring and euphoric video presentations about the journey of the company, its values and focus on solutions and services. The video presentations also showed some of the distinguished dignitaries who have visited the Campus, which reiterates the status of Infosys as a established Global Brand.Post that, everyone broke for a quick tea break after which the students were given a house tour of the facility.It was refreshing to see so much of greenery amidst the campus. Some of the highlights of the campus are it comprises of 5 Food Courts, 2 multi cuisine restaurants 2 Huge Gyms with state of the art equipment, an exclusive yoga room and a shopping arcade catering to basic necessities.The students were then taken to the training block for a presentation on the hr practices and training practices of the company.The floor was then left open for questions, which the student had plenty. Some of the questions asked by the students included the expectations from B school graduates across various domains, opportunities and support provided to mid and senior level manager for further enhancing skills and knowledge. The Recruitment manager of Infosys for B-Schools and universities was present at the presentation as well. He gave the students an insight as to what they as a company expect before they recruit from various B-schools.  The staff at Infosys was all praises for the students of IFIM and were amazed at their energy and enthusiasm levels.The students of IFIM were all exhilarated at the opportunity provided to them and learnt quite a few new things.

By:- Sarthak Daing