Indian School of Business, Hyderabad hosted Microsoft Day celebrations for one week in a grand manner. Microsoft conducted the celebrations as a part of its commitment to building a long-term association between industry and academia. Members of Microsoft visited the campus of ISB.
The members of Microsoft and Alumni of ISB interacted with the students and explained various career paths in the organisation. The business management students of the institute interacted with the alumni of ISB, who were playing a crucial role in the technology innovation at Microsoft.
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The primary objective of the programme was to build a long-term association between academia and Microsoft. The programme also focused on how the curriculum is being taught in the top business schools.
The programme was divided into two buckets. They are faculty engagement and student engagement. The faculty engagement programme focused on the main technological topics.
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Through students engagement programme, the students got an opportunity to learn topics related to building modern and real word applications that leverage the latest Microsoft platforms.