200 Jawans with around 1400 participants will participate in the Third edition of Udaipur Runs by IIMU
IIM Udaipur is organising its third edition of annual ‘Udaipur Runs’ at Fateh Sagar Lake on January 12, 2020 at 6 am. This year, Udaipur Runs v3.0 is on the theme of ‘Run with the Jawans’ wherein 200 Jawans will participate in the event. The run will be held in categories under the stretch of 3.5km, 6km, and 8.2km.
The last edition of Udaipur Runs had a footfall of around 2000 people from Udaipur with more than 1200 participating in the run encompassing IIMU’s students. This exponential increase in the footfall made Udaipur Runs the second largest run of Udaipur in just two years.
Before the event, Prof. Janat Shah, Director, IIM Udaipur said, “Udaipur Runs is growing exponentially with the youth participating in high numbers. The social cause associated with this important event echoes with the core values that the institution upholds.
The run will be flagged off by Prof. Janat Shah, Director, IIM Udaipur, and representatives from Pyrotech and Secure Meters who are supporting the event. Udaipur Runs v3.0 is the pre-event for Utkrisht’20 which is to be held from 18-19th January 2020. Utkrisht is the annual sports fest of IIM Udaipur held in January to help the IIMU community develop and inculcate sports culture.
Previous editions of Udaipur Runs were organised for the cause of educating the Girl Child and Cancer Awareness. There will be a warmup session followed by refreshments for the participants.
To register, visit: https://www.utkrisht.co.in/
About IIM Udaipur: –
The IIMs have a proud record of quality and accomplishment. IIM Udaipur is positioned to carry forward this illustrious legacy and is breaking ground by focusing on world-class research and transforming the learning of students who will be managers and leaders of tomorrow. The Institute has arrived on the global education stage by getting accreditation from the AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) in merely eight years of its establishment. With this accreditation, IIM Udaipur is now counted in the same league of global institutes like Harvard Business School, Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and the MIT Sloan School. IIMU has recently been listed on the QS 2020 Masters in Management (MIM) Rankings as well as the Financial Times (FT) MIM Ranking 2019. IIMU is the youngest B-school in the world on both these rankings. According to the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF), IIM Udaipur is ranked 13th in the Management category and 1st among the second-generation IIMs. IIMU is currently ranked 4th in India for research in the field of management according to the methodology used by UT Dallas which tracks publications in the leading global journals.