Mumbai, May 22nd, 2018: Commonwealth Games and Rio Olympics swimmer Sajan Prakash has become the brand ambassador of Bengaluru’s premiere IFIM Institutions. The sportsman will represent the holistic development of students at IFIM.
Sajan Prakash was the only Indian Swimmer at the 2016 Rio Olympics and is also known as India’s Michael Phelps. He had also bagged six gold and three silver medals at the Thiruvananthapuram National Games.
IFIM Institutions and Sajan share the same view of the importance of fitness and discipline from a young age. Sanjay Padode, Secretary, Center for Development Education, IFIM Institutions throws light on having a national level sportsman as the ambassador, “At IFIM, we value talent and skills. Sajan is an ideal example of a young role model who has made his mark in the field of swimming only through his hard-work and dedication. His challenging attitude to go beyond boundaries is what makes IFIM naturally associate with him.”
Sajan Prakash will promote the flagship PGDM programs at IFIM Business School along with other annual cultural events such as Kanyathon, Naman and Aura.
Sharing his thoughts on the association with IFIM, Sajan Prakash said, “I feel proud to be associated with a higher educational institution that promotes sports and fitness so actively, while focusing on quality education. Youngsters need to understand that a healthy lifestyle is as important as a positive career growth. This approach in formal education is motivated at IFIM, which is something I personally believe in.”
With Sajan Prakash on board, IFIM Institutions plans to communicate the importance of an overall development of an individual at the higher educational level.
About IFIM Institutions
IFIM Institutions have always been front runners for quality education in India. Their vision is to nurture holistic, socially responsible and continuously employable professionals. IFIM was established in 1995, founded by DSIJ Group (Dalal Street Investment Journal) and promoted by the Centre for Developmental Education (CDE) – a not-for-profit society.
IFIM is strategically located in the heart of Electronic City, Bangalore with well-planned infrastructure and resources. CDE has established many academic institutions which include IFIM Business School, IFIM College, IFIM Law College, IFIM Institute of Social Sciences and IFIM Centre for Professional Learning.
The faculty at IFIM have their expertise in a number of fields including management education, understanding consumer behaviour, business communication, entrepreneurship approaches, FinTech, wealth management, among other streams.