Reasons That Make SKIPS Standout as a B – School

SKIPS believes that today recruiters are not looking for traditional business degree holders only but industry-ready management professionals.

St. Kabir Institute of Professional Studies (SKIPS) has made a name for itself in the field of Business Education in the country within only a little more than a decade of its birth. The PGDM course offered by them is rated as one of the best professional programs of Ahmedabad. Here are a few reasons that make SKIPS standout among the rest:

AICTE approved PGDM programme with Dual Specialization

SKIPS offers a unique dual specialization in the fields of Marketing, HR, Finance, Operations, International Business and Information Technology. This programme is approved by the All-India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), the national level council for technical education in the country.

Curriculum built around Skill Development

As part of the PGDM programme at SKIPS, students spend about 45% of their time on academics while 55% is spent on actual skill development through interventions like Hands-on Training, Soft Skills Programmes, Language Enhancement initiatives etc. Course-specific lectures at SKIPS are enriched through activities like Case studies, Workshops, Internships etc, making them relevant to the demands of the industry. Development of Technical Skills at SKIPS is achieved through Industry recognized Training programmes. This enables SKIPS students to be corporate ready before they actually step into the job market.

Profile Enhancement Program

SKIPS believes that recruiters in the 21st century are not looking for traditional business degree holders only but people with more skills than what an ordinary managerial degree can give them. Keeping that in mind, students of SKIPS are encouraged to undertake different industry specific certification programs. Some of them are Digital Marketing Certifications like Google, Bing and Hootsuite, Insurance certifications from IRDA and Chartered Insurance Institute, UK. Mutual Fund and Capital Market Certifications are offered from NISM.

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A discussion at SKOPE – St Kabir’s Open Platform for Entrepreneurs

International Collaborations

In order to provide its students with a taste of the global economy and exposure to world affairs in terms of Business Education, SKIPS has signed MOUs with some of the most prestigious institutions worldwide. These MOUs allow the students of the institution to have access to world class faculties as well as chances to go on exchange programs that can change people’s lives forever. Some of these collaborations are with:

  • Ajman University – UAE
  • International Institute of Business and Networking (IIBN) Business School – Russia
  • Chartered Insurance Institute (CII) – UK
  • AIESEC, Canada

A Pool of Best in the Business Resource People

The resource person panel at SKIPS is another aspect that makes the institute stand out from among the rest of the Management institutions of the country. The panel includes Vice – Presidents and Founders of some of the most successful businesses in the country. These resource persons are experts in their own domain and are also experienced in terms of industry requirements. They add value to the academic curriculum by sharing their practical inputs from the industry point of view, giving students a real-life exposure to the business world and thereby guiding them towards a successful career path.

Experienced Faculty

The Faculty at SKIPS are experts in their respective fields and offer humungous experience in the field of management. Most faculties at the institute have a rich corporate exposure which enables them to act as excellent mentors for their students. Faculties at SKIPS are good researchers and are engaged in research and consultancy projects. The enabling environment of the institution allows these faculties to provide quality education, practical as well as theoretical. Along with qualified and experienced faculty and an enabling environment, the state-of-art infrastructure of SKIPS ensures that students are left lacking in no field.

An amalgamation of all these things makes SKIPS a name to reckon with, in the ever-spreading business education circuit.

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