At a Glance :
MBA in GIFT has a long history of academic excellence, providing Industry-Focused Management Education. It was opened in 2009 with a vision to make it a trend setting centre for business education, where young minds are provided the right balance of classroom learning and practical exposure to turn them into successful professionals and inspiring leaders. MBA at GIFT has extended its areas of influence from Eastern India to the entire country and already has many impressive achievements to its credit. This is an institution that believes in making business education highly relevant through periodic course review, regular industry interaction, hands -on exposure and has faculty with the right combination of industry and academic experience.
We offer the following management programs at GIFT.
1. MBA with specialization in HR, Marketing , Finance & Rural Management , Affiliated by BPUT & recognized by AICTE.
2. MBA in Innovation, Entrepreneurship and venture Development , approved by AICTE.
One of the competencies of GIFT is its teaching methodology which comprises of various innovative tools and methods which help students realize their potential.
Our course comprises of :
- Case studies of various Industries which provide an opportunity to analyze real life corporate problems.
- Projects which provide an opportunity to students to work in groups and develop their team skills along with studying the subject.
- Guest lectures where experts from the various industries share their valuable knowledge and experience.
- Industrial visits which expose students to witness the actual functioning of corporate organization.
- Role plays which help students simulate real life situations
MBA program consists of 4 semesters, of which 2 are in the first year and 2 in the second year. On completion of the first year (2 terms), student has to undertake Summer Internship Project for 04 to 06 weeks. In the first 2 terms of the first year all the courses are compulsory. During third term of second year,students have to opt specialization papers like Marketing Management, Finance Management, Human Resource Management; or Rural Management. The fourth term consists of Management Project work along with specialization papers.
MBA in IE & VD focuses on general management subjects along with special attention to Entrepreneurship Development and Venture Development.
We at GIFT, provide a conducive environment for learning with its vibrant and contemporary curriculum, experienced full-time faculty, supplemented by practicing professionals as visiting faculty, good amenities such as computer lab, library etc. and hands on experience gained by working on projects, organizing events, etc., by the students themselves. The course are delivered through a slew of modern teaching techniques such as Case Study Method, Lecture Method, Seminars, Conferences, Field Visits, Group Projects, Role Playing, Experimental Learning and Simulated Exercises to give the students an opportunity to learn practically.
A strong network with our alumni and our interface with the industry towards the placement is our USP which has become our key highlight.
The students are encouraged to organize various events and actively participate in extracurricular activities. This allows them to appreciate unstructured situations and resource constraints and find ways to work with all these limitations and still make the most of it. GIFT Students’ Council handles activities like placements, cultural events, alumni relations, social events etc.
The Start-ups at GIFT is the main attraction of our MBA Program. Our students have achieved the pinnacle of success by becoming the budding entrepreneurs. Our Placement and Training cell plays a vital role in grooming our students by taking Personal Interview , Technical Interview and Career counselling classes on regular basis . This enables the students to build the confidence among themselves for facing the challenges.
So, welcome to this journey of transformation of thoughts into action.
Prof.(Dr.) Mousumi Panda , EPHRM batch -10 , IIM Calcutta
(MBA – HOD)