Best B School for Finance

KSOM, each year, organizes a National Level Finance Conclave, taking a current and relevant issue as the theme. The conclave is generally attended by very highly accomplished Corporate Leaders of India, including MDs and CEOs of large Financial Institutions.

Professors from IIMs and other reputed Management Institutions, Corporate Delegates, Students, Researchers and other Academicians also attend the Conclave.

Key attendees of past Finance Conclaves have been:

  • Dr. Aditya Puri, MD and CEO, HDFC Bank
  • Dr. N. Chandrasekaran, MD and CEO, Tata Consultancy Services
  • Mr. Ashok Barat, MD & CEO, Forbes & Company Ltd
  • Mr. Ganesh Padmanabhan, CFO & Company Secretary, Godrej Industries Ltd.
  • Mr. Saugata Bhattacharya, Sr. Vice President and Chief Economist at Axis bank

The conclave generally comprises of:

  • Inaugural and Keynote Speeches
  • Panel Discussion
  • Student Competitions
  • Workshops by Industry Participants


Beyond organizing conclaves, KSOM places a lot of emphasis on learning the nuances of Finance through a activities including:

  • Encouraging students to trade using Demat Accounts
  • Undergoing various Finance Certification Programs such as those on Mutual Funds or as Financial Analysts
  • Ensuring round-the-year student activities in Finance, including Economic Analysis, Stock Simulation Games, M&A Simulation and much more
  • “Budget Analysis Talk” every year by a reputed Financial Expert, including senior editors of National Newspapers

Our focus on equipping our students with the best in Finance makes us one of the best B-schools for Finance in India.

Past Conclaves:

December 9, 2017

8th National Finance Conclave organized at KIIT School of Management, Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology

KIIT School of Management (KSOM) organised its 8th National Finance Conclave on 9th December, 2017. The theme of this year’s conclave was “Policy Interventions: Challenges & Prospects of Indian […]
November 5, 2016

7th National Finance Conclave organized at KIIT School of Management

KIIT School of Management (KSOM) organised its 7th National Finance Conclave on 05th November, 2016. The theme of this years’ conclave was “Financial Sector & Taxation Reforms – The Road […]
September 26, 2015

6th National Finance Conclave organised by KSOM

KIIT School of Management (KSOM), KIIT University organized its 6th National Finance Conclave on 26th September, 2015 on the theme “Financing the growth of India-The roadmap […]
November 29, 2014

The 5th National Finance Conclave at KSOM discusses the Road to 8% GDP Growth

KIIT School of Management (KSOM) organized its 5th National Finance Conclave on 29th November, 2014. The theme of this year’s conclave was “Road to 8% growth […]
September 21, 2013

4th National Finance Conclave Organized by KIIT School of Management, KIIT University

During his keynote address at the 4th National Finance Conclave of the KIIT School of Management, (KSOM) held on 21st September 2013, Shri Natarajan Chandrasekaran, CEO […]
September 29, 2012

Dr. Aditya Puri, MD, HDFC Bank speaks about inclusive growth and the ground realities of the Indian Banking Industry in the 3rd National Finance Conclave at KSOM

There are inherent dangers in populist policies and deficit financing for a growing economy like India, said Dr. Aditya Puri, Managing Director, HDFC Bank at KIIT […]
November 12, 2011

2nd National Finance Conclave

KIIT School of Management, KIIT University (KSOM), a constituent school of KIIT University, Bhubaneswar, successfully organized  its 2nd National Finance Conclave based on the theme “Risk […]
November 27, 2010

National Finance Conclave 2010

KIIT School of Management (KSOM), a constituent school of the sprawling KIIT University, Bhubaneswar today organized a National Finance Conclave on “Inclusive Growth: Role of Financial […]