FCRC, the Case Research Centre at Fortune Institute of International Business (FIIB) organized KATASTASI 2015, a pan- India Case Writing Competition. The event witnessed participation from top Institutions of the country such as IIM- Kozhikode, Symbiosis, XIMB and NIRMA. The students were required to write a case based on the Summer Internship or Live Project undertaken during the course of their MBA/ PGDM or other allied program.
Two teams from XISS participated in the event and made it to the top 10 list. The team XISSians comprised of Ms. Swati Singh and Mr. Roy J. Joseph and were mentored by Major Indrajeet Banerjee). They presented a case study on “Customer Relationship Management at Uflex Ltd”. The second team KXISS-MET comprised of Mr. Kumar Pranjal and Ms. Shruti Mishra under the guidance of Dr. Rohit Vishal Kumar. They presented a case on “Expansion of Urban Coverage and Quality of Service of Godrej Consumers Product Ltd”
The Team XISSians were declared as a 1st Runners-Up jointly with the team from XIMB and thereby received certificates and cash prize of Rs. 20,000. The second team KXISS-MET received “Certificate of Appreciation” from the judges and the jury for their presentation. All the students were from the PGDM-Marketing course at XISS. Internship based Case writing experience helped students develop a critical intellectual skill for deeper understanding of business issues/ problems.