BETA is the Finance and Investments Club of IIM Ahmedabad.
The core ideology of BETA is to cultivate interest in finance as an academic discipline as well as promote it as a career option of choice within the student community at IIMA. BETA also serves as a platform for increased visibility of the IIMA campus within the financial services profession through increased student-industry interaction.
The club’s activities cover a broad range of verticals within finance such as investment banking, securities, private equity, venture capital, retail banking, wealth management, insurance and microfinance.
In terms of specific activities, BETA provides continuous guidance and counseling to the students regarding careers in finance and assists the student community in preparing for their recruitment interviews, summer internships and final job placements. BETA also conducts workshops and speaker sessions wherein the students are provided with an opportunity to interact with reputed names from within the industry.
Besides, as a representative of the IIMA community within the international student community and within industry circles, BETA publishes finance-related newsletters, magazines, guidebooks and journals. BETA is also involved in organizing finance-related competitions and events, both on the national and international scale.