The Indian Institute of Management Udaipur (IIM Udaipur) is teaming up with JM Financial to establish the JM Financial Centre for Financial Research. This collaboration aims to provide scholars with resources, conduct academic research, and engage with the BFSI sector for seminars and workshops. The center, supported by JM Financial as part of its CSR initiative, will also award the JM Financial Merit Award to the best finance student in the IIM Udaipur MBA program. The initiative underscores IIM Udaipur's commitment to industry-academia partnerships for relevant research and teaching. JM Financial anticipates the centeracting as a bridge between academia and industry, offering valuable insights and resources. IIM Udaipur expresses gratitude to JM Financial for supporting the institute's commitment to cutting-edge, high-quality research. The collaboration reflects the institute's belief in industry-academia partnerships to foster industry-relevant research and teaching. JM Financial envisions the center as a crucial intersection of academia and industry, delivering actionable research-driven insights and resources.