At VGU, our Mission is to transform the lives of our students and provide the industry with ethical global leaders for the 21st century, who are sensitive towards protecting the environment and are passionate about making significant societal contributions. The University firmly believes in the words of the great philosopher and educator Swami Vivekananda whose philosophy strive us to become better with the time. As the Department of Management Studies, we create opportunities for the students to learn the nuances of becoming global business leaders and entrepreneurs. We aspire to develop business leadership which is capable of building resilient organisations, whilst adhering to the highest standards of Corporate Governance. We continuously seek to create an enriching educational environment, where innovative thinking becomes a way of life.
Our department provides unique experiential and blended learning platforms where a team of competent faculty members guide towards excellence, ethics and values while shaping and sharpening the mindset by academic rigor. We provide the skills that students need to solve complex business issues in a range of environments with a challenging, rigorous education and personalized attention. The department continues to strive to meet the mission to mould the young students into world class technocrats. We believe to create an educational Institute where people from different nationalities, races and religious beliefs work together in an environment of intense competition, but with utmost harmony, courtesy and dignity, to add more and more value to’ themselves and our institution, with collaborative study and research. Our students will be valued as high performing managers in the service of national and international businesses corporations, Government Institutions and NGOs
USP of DMS
The management department offers a redesigned curriculum that prepares students for the future workplace. The learning methodology integrates multi-disciplinary and contemporary global pedagogy across with skills and competencies such as critical thinking, problem solving and working in cross-functional teams essential constituents for modern day success. We provide foundation and platform to our budding managers to a brighter future and transform them into a self-assured individual.
Apart from being a day-cum- residential campus, living and learning go hand-in-hand at VGU with a wide array of co-curricular and extra co-curricular activities. The department is equipped with state-of-the-art facilities including the Smart Classroom, the Learning Resource Center (LRC) that has a rich collection of more than 4000 books and 1500 E-books. Apart from this University provides well equipped labs, World class Auditorium, Hands-on Workshops Learning, Field and Industry Visits, State of the Art Advanced Design, Studios and Labs Cafeteria, High speed wi-fi enabled campus, Convenience Store, AC hostel & separate hostel faclility for girls and boys. Sports and fitness activities are an integral component of VGU.
Industry interaction is a requirement for educational institutions all over the world. We at VGU DMS are firm believers in laying a solid foundation for corporate interface through intense industry connections and practises. Our students are strongly encouraged to participate in industry projects, presentations, case studies, research, and working as trainees in order to gain practical experience in the industrial working environment. We take special initiatives such as Pre-placement Training, Industry-Institute Interface, Conferences and Seminars to prepare them for a successful professional career.
We have a large number of international associations with renowned international universities for internship and training, providing our students with much-needed global exposure. Beside that, we run a number of student exchange programmes that provide an added benefit to our students.
The department organises events for the overall development of the faculty and students on a regular basis through various series. Several of the most interesting events of the department are:
VGU have Placement & Training Cell which facilitates Personality Development Programme which works on Functional Grammar and Speech, Communication Skills, Quantitative Aptitude, Logical Reasoning, Verbal Ability, Group Discussion, Interview Skills, Mock Tests and Special sessions on Interpersonal Skills, to increase placements opportunities for students.
To achieve its goal, the Training & Placement Cell works to identify students’ core competencies. We invite various public and private sector organisations to conduct campus interviews for placement of students from all branches. The cell has a database of organisations that is constantly updated. We firmly believe in ‘Industry-Institute Interaction,’ and to that end, we organise technical talks and seminars by industry professionals. Students go through rigorous Campus Recruitment Training (CRT) to improve and hone their communication skills so that they can ace interviews during placements. Wipro, ICICI, Kotak Mahindra, AU Small Finance, Reliance Digital, Vivo, Vedantu, Byjus, TCS and many others have previously been our partner organisations in recruiting our young brains.
The goal of the Summer Internship is to learn and apply theoretical principles in a practical setting, as well as to have a deeper understanding of the Corporate, Professional environment. Summer Internships are designed to assist students in gaining practical knowledge in the specialised area that they have chosen for their future job. The last semester of our MBA programme is entirely dedicated to this.
The Management department fosters a campus environment that empowers in students a desire to co-create experiences in partnership with others. The Clubs offer fun means of developing and honing leadership skills and the ability to work collaboratively on a common goal. The diversity of the clubs and organizations mirrors diversity of the students in terms of their backgrounds and interests.