SEMINARS, GUEST LECTURES, PANEL DISCUSSIONS, CORPORATE SUMMITS/ CORPORATE EVENTS
Seminars, Guest Lectures, Panel Discussions, Corporate Summits / Corporate Events (HR Meets) etc. are regularly arranged at the Institute where senior dignitaries from different Indian and Multi- National companies are invited to the Institute to share their vast knowledge and hands on experiences with the students.
This creates a platform for the students to interact with corporate as well as gives the Institute an opportunity to showcase the students to them.
Every semester students are sent to more than 2-3 leading manufacturing companies in Pune region for Industrial Visits. Some companies where students have been sent in the past are Cummins India, Kirloskar Brothers Ltd, Volkswagen India Ltd, Honeywell Automation Ltd, Exide Industries Ltd, LG, Apollo Tyres Ltd, Tata Motors Ltd, KSB Pumps Ltd, Coca -Cola, Sandvik Asia, Frito -lay etc. to name a few.
This enables students to correlate their theoretical inputs with the practical functioning of organizations as well as get an overview of the best practices being adopted by the companies.
Students are attached with the industry to carry out Field Surveys and Market Research for them in different areas. All students have to undergo a mandatory Live Project as part of their course curriculum.
Winter and Summer Internship Program:
All students have to undergo two internships as part of the PGDM Program.
The Winter Internship is for a duration of 2 weeks which commences on completion of the first semester. This internship has to be done with an NGO. Some NGOs where our students have done their Winter Internships in the past are Concern India Foundation (CIF), CRY, Dignity Foundation, Blue Cross Society of Pune, Akanksha etc. to name a few.
The Summer Internship is for a duration of 8 weeks which commences on completion of the second semester. This internship has to be done with Indian / Multi-National companies. List of companies where our students have done their Summer Internship in the past are mentioned in ‘Our Recruiters & Trainers’ section of the Prospectus.
We attach students for their Summer Internship based on their specializations and in companies where they would like to eventually make a career. We have had a fairly successful ratio of SIPs being converted into PPOs in the past.
Since inception, we have had an enviable placement track record of 94% – 96% with salaries ranging from INR 3.8 to INR 7.8 lacs per annum (CTC) and highest salary of INR 15 lacs per annum.
Students with First Class & above (performance in 10th, 12th, Graduation & 1st Year of PGDM Program) are offered relatively higher salaries.
We have had a fairly good number of International Placement where salaries vary from country to country. The highest salary being drawn by our Alumni – Mr. Rohit Puri who was placed with Dell Inc. USA is INR 140 lacs per annum.
Every year we have companies visiting our Campus for their Pre Placement Talk and Campus Interviews. In the past, we have conducted many joint Campus Placement Drives where students from other campuses come to our campus for the recruitment drive.