The BITS School of Management (BITSoM) has began the primary academic session as we speak for the two-year residential MBA diploma programme with 140 students, out of which 35 per cent are women.
The batch has candidates who’ve studied on the IITs, BITS Pilani, St Xavier’s College, Mumbai, Jesus & Mary College, Indraprastha College, Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies, Jadavpur University, NIFT, University of Warwick, UK, New York University at Abu Dhabi, Purdue University, USA and McGill University, Canada.
The students have been chosen by way of CAT/GMAT/GRE scores, extra-curricular achievements, and a private interview. A complete of fifty per cent of students of the class have work expertise of two or extra years with high firms corresponding to Amazon, Boston Consulting Group, Deloitte, Ernst & Young, Morgan Stanley, TCS, and ZS Associates from throughout greater than 20 industries.
With roles starting from being a scriptwriter and a manufacturing supervisor for a film featured in an International Film Festival to beginning their very own on-line cell accent start-up and authoring books, just a few have already begun their administration journey. The batch additionally has a swimmer who has received 4 worldwide medals until now.
Ranjan Banerjee, Dean, BITSoM stated, “The class has been chosen not only for academic excellence and test scores but also for exceptional extra-curricular interests. We have a diverse, talented and enthusiastic class with strong communication skills. Through our unique curriculum, and personalized development plans, we will now help them realise their potential.”
The first week of the academic session begins with a digital orientation the place students will attend workshops on fixing case research, a session on management views by Prakash Iyer the best-selling writer, motivational speaker and management coach.
Leena Chatterjee, head of the Department of Organisational Behaviour and Human Resources, will conduct the introductory periods on self-development. Each scholar at BITSoM could have a self-development plan which would be the first step in the direction of their management journey at BITSoM. During the week, a session can be deliberate for students and their households with Raj Raghunathan, a member of the BITSoM Governing Council and a Professor of Business on the University of Texas at Austin.
In the present state of affairs, courses will start just about from July 12 onwards. After the state of affairs normalises and the federal government provides permission to instructional institutes to renew courses bodily, courses might be performed at BITSoM’s campus at Powai.