Delhi: The Indian Retail School (IRS) has introduced a one-year advanced
level integrated course in retail entrepreneurship for first-time retail
entrepreneurs and next generation entrepreneurs from traditional family-business
backgrounds and a one-year programme leading to a post graduate programme
in retail management..
course is aimed at providing skills in developing and managing retail ventures
and developing expertise in a diverse set of business functions. The course
content includes evaluating opportunities, risk analysis and problem solving,
developing new venture marketing, strategic management of growth, developing
of business plans and raising capital.
to a communiqué from IRS, the course is divided between 720 hours
of contact classes and 240 hours of project work.
school is a joint venture of the House of Pearl, a $350 million business
house engaged in apparel manufacturing, distribution, branding, retailing
and education and Images Multimedia Group. India's leading voice for the
entire branded apparel and retail segment in the country.
claims the communiqué, has tied up with retail majors such as