Awards and recognition won by IMERT faculty members

Session Co-Chair 7th Global Leadership Research Conference (GLRC 2022) by Amity Business School Noida

We are happy to share that Prof Pranav Kayande participated as a Session Co-Chair in the Human Resource Management Track Paper Presentations on 18th February 2022 (10:00 am – 2:00 pm) in a virtual session during 7th Global Leadership Research Conference (GLRC 2022) on the theme “Leading in the New Reality: Insights into Actions” during February 16th – 18th 2022 organised by Amity Business School, the flagship institution of Amity University Uttar Pradesh (AUUP), India.




Resource Person to speak on teachings of Swami Vivekananda

National Youth Day was celebrated at Neville Wadia institute Pune.  Dr Pranav Kayande (IMERT Pune) was Resource Person to speak on teachings of Swami Vivekananda. He spoke on his teachings by mentioning incidences from Swamijis life. Swamijis love for Nation and expectations from Youth were covered. Swamiji’s inspiration to Jamshetji Tata, Mahatma Gandhi, Lokmanya Tilak, Hanmantrao Gaikwad, Anna Hazare etc were discused.



Chief guest at Shri Shahu Mandir Mahavidyalaya

Prof Pranjal Krishna Jadhav was invited as a “Chief Guest” at Shri Shahu Mandir Mahavidyalaya, Parvati, Pune-09 for

the “Student Induction Program (2021) of BBA and BBA(CA) students on 17 th December 2021 at 10.30am.



 Expert Evaluator for Case presentation

Dr. Pranav Kayande has participated as an Expert to judge the Case presentation on 29.10.2021 from 1.30 PM to 3.40 PM during Annual International Case Study Conference: Renvoi-2021 held on 28th and 29th October 2021 by Amity Business School (ABS) Noida.



Course from University of Michigan

IMERT prof.Praful Sarangdhar successfully completed 7 weeks online course on ‘Successful Negotiation: Essential strategies and Skills’ from University of Michigan through Coursera.


Book on Digital Business 

The first book on Digital Business by MM's Imert Pune faculty is available in the market for SPPU MBA students. #Himalayapublication#himpub


Nelda recognition ceremony 2019

Nelda foundation awarded appreciation certificates to IMERT during Nelda recognition ceremony 2019 held on 23 June 2019 at Nehru auditorium Camp, for providing weekly services of plantation and preservation of trees at Hanuman Hills S. B.road Pune during the year 2018-19.

IMERT teaching staff also received appreciation certificates for participating into the activity during the past consecutive three years (2016-19).


Erickson Coaching Certified

28 April 2019 , Dr.Shriram Nerlekar Director, MM's IMERT, Pune entered into the world of Professional Coaching..

Now he is "Erickson Coaching International, Canada Certified Coach".


Felicitations of faculty members during Parents' Meet 2018 held on 29 September 2018 :

1. prof.Vijay Sonaje , prof. Dr. Uttam Sapate and prof.Sandeep Hegde for becoming authorized Trainer for Commodity Derivates from SEBI and for GST and prof.Sandeep Hegde again for editinga book published by world renowned publisher, Springer;

2. Dr. Vinod Mohite for being conferred with Doctorate degree by SPPU

3. Dr.Jitendra Bhandari & prof.Swapnil Kharde for successfully completing courses in Digital Marketing.


Best Editorial Contribution

(Picture 1) It’s an honour & privilege to share that the book was unveiled by the hands of Padma Vibhushan Dr Vijay Kelkar at 55th TIES Annual Conference held on 8th Jan 2019.Members in photo from the right are: 
- Padma Vibhushan Dr Vijay Kelkar, Chairman, 13th Finance Commission of India, Former President, Indian Statistical Institute 
- Prof K. L. Krishna, Chairperson, Madras School of Economics, Former Advisor RBI
- Prof Bhanumurthy, Secretary, TIES
- Prof Shashanka Bhide, Director, Madras School of Development & Economics, President, TIES
- Prof Shanmugan, Dean, M S Baroda University, Treasurer, TIES
- Prof. Sandeep Hegade IMERT.

(Picture 2) During Marathwada Mitra Mandal's Golden Jubilee celebration on 18th Jan 2019, prof.Sandeep Hegde is awarded by the hands of Dr. Bhushan Patwardhan, Hon.Vice-Chairman, University Grants Commission, New Delhi and Dr. Nitin Karmalkar,Hon.Vice Chancellor, Savitribai Phule University, Pune for his Editorial contribution into book on "Advances in Finance and Applied Economics" published by world renowned Springer publishing house. This was followed by launching of the book by dignitaries on dais which also included MM group Executive committee members and Director IMERT, Dr.Shriram Nerlekar.

 (Picture 3) Prof.Sandeep Hegde got an opportunity to present the book to Hon. Dr. Praful Pawar, Dean, Commerce & Management Department & Registrar, Savitribai Phule Pune University.


National Academy of Customs, Excise and Narcotics (NACEN) accredited GST Trainers. 

NACEN accredited IMERT professors 1. Dr. Uttam Sapate and 2. Prof. Vijay Sonaje as certified GST Trainers.


They were felicitated and certificates were distributed at the hands of Principal B. G. Jadhav, Executive President of Marathwada Mitra Mandal.



Best Research Paper Award at ICETMT-2016

Dr. Uttam Sapate, Professor, IMERT participated in the “International Conference on Emerging Trends in Management & Technology 2016” (ICETMT-2016) organized by MAEER’S MIT School of Management, Pune. The conference was held for two days i.e. on 23rd and 24th December 2016. Dr. Uttam Sapate’s research paper titled “Sub-period Analysis of Weak-Form Market Efficiency on Indian Stock Markets” was adjudged as one of the best papers and he was awarded with certification and memento.

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A Moment of Great Honour & Pride !

We are glad to inform that our Director Dr.Shriram Nerlekar is nominated as Member - Board of Studies (Financial Management) by Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune on 26th July 2018. 

Heartiest Congratulations Sir !!

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Approval of IMERT as Commodities Derivatives Trainer by SEBI

IMERT is accredited by SEBI as Commodities Derivative Trainer (CoT). As part of accreditation process SEBI decided to hold Training of Trainers (ToT) residential program of two days for SEBI recognized Commodity Derivatives Trainers (CoTs) at Chennai on August 13-14, 2018.

The training program was organized by National Institute of Securities Markets (NISM). IMERT as recognized CoTs nominated following four trainers to attend to the said ToT program;

  • 1. Dr. Shriram Nerlekar
  • 2. Dr. Uttam Sapate
  • 3. Mr. Vijay Sonaje
  • 4. Mr. Sandeep Hegade

The inaugural of the program was done in the hands of NISM Director and Regional Director of SEBI. The sessions in two days program were conducted by experts from SEBI, NCDEX and MCX. With participation of 35 trainers the IMERT’s all four faculty members are now certified as Commodities Derivatives Trainers by SEBI / NISM. As CoTs IMERT will be conducting Commodities Derivative Awareness Programmes for the benefit of stakeholders throughout Maharashtra.

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NACIN nominated IMERT to impart GST training all over India

National Academy of Customs, Indirect taxes & Narcotics (NACIN) nominated IMERT to impart GST training all over India utilizing its faculty members who are accredited GST trainers. As part of it, IMERT organized a GST Training programme for two days from 2nd to 3rd Nov 2017 at Lear Automotive India Pvt. Ltd., Bhosari, Pune.

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Recognition by Nelda

A session on Introduction to Project Nelda was conducted by Mr.Vedarth Deshpande CEO, Deshpee group and Mr.Shubham Ghule Manager, Nelda foundation for MBA I year students.

Dr.Shriram Nerlekar Director, IMERT introduced the concept and inspired the pupil to participate whole heartedly for the noble cause.

Appreciation Certificates were given to IMERT for the collaboration and Dr.Pranav Kayande for coordination of the Nelda activity during the year 2017-18.

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Springer publishes IMERT NCFAE 2017 research papers

'Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd’ (one of the top five publishers in the world) signed contract with MM's IMERT and published the work presented in ‘National Conference on Finance & Applied Economics 2017’ organised by MM's IMERT in association with The Indian Econometric Society, New Delhi & Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune.

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