An Institute For Grooming Professionals Pvt. Ltd. is a venture of CA Ashish Kalra who is the founder and educator of IGP Institute -“a premier institute for the coaching of all levels of CA and CS courses”. Operating out of several locations at Delhi/NCR and now PAN INDIA, IGP strives to provide a qualitatively superior coaching facility in the field of Commerce. Over the years, IGP has journeyed into an admirable pedestal, imparting coaching for professional courses such as CA & CS . Indeed, IGP is not just an educational institute, but rather a grooming centre for transforming the young aspirants in pursuit of professional careers, to making them assume the leadership positions in multiple professions. Under the exemplary stewardship of CA Ashish Kalra (Founder and Director), who is equally well supported by his wife CA Neetu Kalra (All India Rank Holder in CS), IGP has set the stage, from where professional grooming is offered to its students in a very congenial environment, that goes a long way to take them to greater heights of success – both in terms of their professional careers as well as in their becoming better human beings.
CA Ashish Kalra laid down the foundation stone of IGP in the year 2000 and since then the institute has taught more than 50,000 students and has achieved 9 times AIR 1 and 466 Ranks in last 9 years. He decided to expand his outreach to extend his coaching to the students at PAN India in response to the innumerable requests made by the student fraternity over the past several months. IGP ventured into E-Learning classes with the launch of SFM subject for CA Final at PAN India level in April 2015. It then expanded its wings by launching all subjects for CA-IPCC from February 2016. As the process gets evolved, the menu will get progressively enlarged with inclusion of additional subjects. WHO WE ARE An Institute for Grooming Professionals (IGP)
With his overwhelming passion – albeit Junoon – for teaching, CA Ashish Kalra carved out the road map early on for pursuing his profession commensurate with his persona, thus paving the way for emergence of IGP. Based out of Delhi/NCR, the Institute has over the years achieved a niche position in the field of education. For the students of IGP, the delivery is perceived to reflect exclusivity, and is unique in as much as the methodology followed by CA Ashish Kalra focuses on conceptualization of the course subjects, detailing the topics in a manner that is not only simple to comprehend but is also embellished to make it interesting in a fun- filled way.
This is attained by his own wit, humour and intelligence, supplemented by the latest available technologies and the educational softwares. Even the books he authors project similar flavor of interesting reading. The whole idea is to let the students absorb, assimilate and integrate what is taught to them, and that which gets deeply embedded in the students’ minds. Indeed, CA Ashish Kalra plays multiple roles very effectively as a Guide, Teacher, Mentor, Motivator and Friend to his students; equipping them not only academically to crack the exams, but rather endeavoring to touch upon their characters to groom them as better human beings, as part of the Big Picture. And he has always believed in “Plan your work and work your Plan” as one of the key elements of the mantra leading to success in life.
CA Neetu Kalra, apart from being a Chartered Accountant, is also a qualified Company Secretary (holding All India Rank 8th position).Her professional strengths lie in Business Strategy/Development, Operations, Systems Control, Marketing, Logistics, Administration, and Financial Management for the Institute. Assuming thus a position of the CEO, she is also responsible for the Top and Bottom Lines of IGP. She also makes it a point to interact personally with the students for career counseling – guiding and motivating them from time to time – and to seek feedback for invoking appropriate steps for improvisation required for creating a student-friendly environment at the Institute.
With a view to maintain the high standards, in terms of Delivery and in relation to all line and staff functions on a sustained basis, CA Neetu Kalra emphasizes on the training aspect for identifying and plugging the gaps, wherever. She has always aspired to position IGP as an excellent destination for the career aspirants, who will move to attain the elite status in their professional pursuits.
Being awarded and honored by the Director of Finance of Olam International Ltd. for giving internal review and consultancy and by Indian Oil Corporation Ltd. for drafting out SOPs and business plans for International Business of companies, Mr. Ati Priye is currently working as the CEO of the Satellite Division in IGP Pvt. Ltd. He is a quick learner with keen dedication to continuously strive for improvement. He puts the organization above himself and gives commitment to offer quality work.
Apart from being college topper for 2 times while doing MBA in International Business, he also possesses qualification in M.Com with specialization in International Business, B.Com with specialization in Accounting & Finance and was also inclined as Certified Accounting Technician by ICAI. He is also a Post Graduate Diploma Holder in International Business Operations. With his eagerness to learn more and further improving his qualification, he is pursuing PhD. in Management.
He is focused and goal driven with strong work ethics. His ability to interact with his co-workers along with his immense proficiency in dealing with pressure is undoubtedly prodigious. He ranked Third in British Parliamentary Debate conducted by the Director of PCTE Business School and was recognized as the Best Anchor by the ICAI at its Youth Festival. He was honored with the title of ‘Best Coordinator of Punjab’ by the President of ICAI and also earned an Appreciation Award from Ludhiana Branch of ICAI for organising State Level Convention.
Moreover, he strongly believes that, “Opportunities don’t happen, you create them.”