IMA 2021 student case competition goes live
Such global practices are aimed at bridging the skills gap
IMA (Institute of Management Accountants)announced the call for submissions for its 10th annual Student Case Competition which will end on January 31, 2021.This year and for the first time, regional first place winners from India and the Middle East will have the chance to demonstrate their skills at the Grand Finals which will see winning teams from around the world go head to head to win the global first place title along with an all-expenses paid trip to Dubai.
Emphasizing on the importance of the annual competition, Hanadi Khalife, senior director of MEA and India operations at IMA, said, “With the economic landscape becoming more challenging and complex, it is imperative that we prepare the next generation of finance and accounting professionals to face real life problems by encouraging them to truly think of innovative solutions to resolve them. IMA is strongly focused on presenting opportunities for finance and accounting students across the world to put their analytical thinking to the test so they may better support the organizations they end up working for going forward. Such global practices are aimed at bridging the skills gap and preparing students for successful professional careers.”