Department of Management Studies

Date : 21-11-2020

KU’s south campus conducts webinar on mutual funds and national pension scheme

Anantnag: The Department of Management Studies, South Campus, University of Kashmir in collaboration with Association of Mutual Funds (AMFI) India  conducted a webinar on ”Strategy for Managing Personal Finance Including NPS and Mutual Funds” on Nov 21 2020. The sole aim of the webinar was to sensitize the general masses vis – a- vis the aspects of savings and investment opportunities available with the NPS. The webinar was inaugurated by Hon’ble Vice Chancellor, Prof. Talat Ahmad. While addressing the participants, Prof. Talat Ahmad emphasized that there is a need to deliberate and educate the salaried people about the benefits and importance of investment and savings.

Director, South Campus, Prof. Aijaz Ahmad Wani presented welcome address and highlighted the achievements of the Campus. He further gave a detailed account of the courses being run by the South Campus. He also congratulated the Department of Management Studies for conducting the webinar in the turbulent times of covid-19, when there is a greater need to sensitize the people about the importance of investments and NPS system.

Sr. consultant, North India (AMFI) shri. Surya Kant Sharma and Vice President, NSDL, E-governance, Mr. Nitin sharma delivered lectures on the NPS and mutual fund investments. There was an overwhelming response from the participants throughout the webinar. The webinar was attended by faculty members, scholars and others across the country.

Dr. Zahoor Ahmad Parry, Assistant Professor, Management studies, heighlihted the objectives of the webinar. He also acted as moderator of the webinar. While, Mr. Tawseef Ahmad Bhat, Assistant Director Physical Education at South Campus delivered vote of thanks.