Institute of Management


Nirma International Conference on Management or NICOM is an annual international management conference organized by Institute of Management, Nirma University. The conference has been an annual affair ever since last Eighteen years. Organised during the first weekend of January over a period of three days when the weather in Ahmedabad is at the year’s best. It attracts participation from academicians and researchers across the globe. The Accommodation is provided to the delegates on the campus itself.

The agenda is to bring together the best minds from different stakeholders to culminate into a value creation which can enhance the learning and perspective building of students and staff members alike. The event is marketed through website like conference alert, LinkedIn and Face book page of NICOM which has members from NIRMA alumnus and several other members who have presented papers in past.

Each year one functional domain is chosen as the main theme followed by sub themes. Last year the functional domain was General Management, while HRM area was the principal area of the conference the year before. This year the conference is on a marketing theme.

The  20th Nirma  International  Conference  on  Management  (NICOM)  is organized  by Institute  of Management, Nirma University during January 5th–17th, 2017. Its Main Theme is Contemporary Marketing: Concept, Practice and Method and  it has  wide spectrum of sub-themes  namely  ‘Brand Management’ , ‘Consumer Behaviour’, ‘Digital Marketing’ and ‘Interdisciplinary Issues’ as well.

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ANVESH-Doctoral Conference in Management is an annual national conference for doctoral management research organized by Institute Of Management, Nirma University. It is organized in first week of April every year. Accommodation is provided to the participants on the campus.

The conference aims to provide a strong platform for the young and enthusiastic management thinkers to shape their research ideas and skills. It aims to build a strong network of information, guidance and suggestions from experts and fellow researchers. The event also hosts panel discussions on management research. The Conference aims to have research scholars and academicians from different arenas of management and allied disciplines to present their respective dissertation related work in the form of a research paper at the Doctoral Conference. All the scholars who are currently enrolled in any Full-time/Part-time Fellow/PhD program in any discipline of management are eligible to participate in this event with their theoretically relevant papers with an empirical focus.

Anvesh 2017 Brochure