Indian Institute of Management Udaipur witnessed one proud moment in the history of the Institute when Prateek Shukla, a PGP-2 student scored 670 out of 800 in the Bloomberg Aptitude Test (BAT), October 2013. It is a two hour exam which can be taken at any time as per ones convenience. The exam consisted of 100 multiple choice questions and is tailored with a focus on analytical reasoning. Prateek has been ranked amongst the top 5 scorers (Hall of Fame) in the Asia-Pacific region. He is one of the core members of Finomina – The Finance Club of IIMU and one of the toppers of the batch with an inclination towards Operations and Finance. Anusha Ganne, S. Prashant and Rahul Agrawal also from PGP-2 scored above 99 percentile in the examination.
IIM Udaipur also has an academic tie up with Bloomberg. The institute has 12 Bloomberg terminals, in collaboration with Bloomberg L.P., that help students gain real insight from the financial markets. The lab is fully equipped and is one amongst the only three Bloomberg labs in the country. Only other IIM to boast of this facility is IIM Calcutta. The lab offers students of IIM Udaipur an unique opportunity to implement their knowledge and use these terminals for course-related or any other research. Finomina regularly organizes learning sessions for students so that they can have hands on experience of using the terminals which then can be used for various projects and subjects.
IIMU’s emphasis on academics and delivering it through high quality faculty and infrastructure is surely reaping results and is visible from such achievements of its students.