VJIM’s PGDM admissions open for CLass 2017- 2019

The latest Business School Survey conducted by Business Standard has placed VJIM, Hyderabad in the Super League A2- A5 has it firmly placed in the top position in the A3 bracket. Vignana Jyothi Institute of Management scores a total of 80 in the over-all percentile section, leaving even IIM Ranchi behind. On the Perception percentile, it scores an 85 placing it at an enviable spot in the list of B Schools to be at. No wonder, the school is comfortably emerging among the top MBA schools of India with each passing day.

VJIM's PGDM admissions open for CLass 2017- 2019

“This AICTE, NAAC approved and accredited Bschool’s curriculum has received attention from both academia and industry leading to phenomenal placement record since years now,” reads the description on PagalGuy.com.

VJIM, since its inception has strived and achieved what it set out to. VJIM has intensive induction orientation, pre term module, career vision schooling, personalized mentoring system, industry oriented curriculum, approachable faculty, student driven activities, outcome based placement training, usage of business stimulation, Socratic dialogue approach in teaching, reverse orientation of fundamental concepts, weekly institutional seminars, etc.

With these attributes, VJIM has thrown it’s door open for admissions for the class of 2017-2019.

To be a part of the illustrious VJIM circle you need to do be a graduate with 50% marks or higher. Students in their final year can also apply. VJIM accepts scores of all major national tests including CAT/MAT/XAT/ATMA/CMAT.

To apply online, you need to click the link given below and give it a start: http://vjim.edu.in/apply-online/ The students helpline desk at pagalguy.com is meant for aspirants to directly interact with students and learn the how’s, what’s and why’s about the school from them. This top PGDM school of Hyderabad is student friendly in ways. In order to make admissions a very amiable and aspirant-friendly process, VJIM, Hyderabad has a very active social media presence where faculty, students, alumni and various other stakeholders of the school come forward to counsel aspirants to help them achieve their goals. Please visit Facebook to be a part of this buzzing circle of managers and academicians today.

In case you want to apply the regular/ offline way, the form is also available at VJIM that can be collected. The application fee is 1000 rupees INR. You can pay this online, by cash or by a DD made in favour of VIGNANA JYOTHI INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT. For more details, visit the school’s website.

After submitting your documents you’ll go through a screening process that involves a detailed personal interview. Apart from that the past scores including ten percent from tenth grade, fifteen percent from twelfth grade, twenty five percent from graduation, twenty five percent percent each from the All India Test score and personal interview and five percent for work experience.

VJIM also awards merit scholarships of 100,000 to 90% and above scorers and the below 90% students qualify for 85,000 rupees INR.

VJIM welcomes you to its world. To read about the inside scoops and success stories of the school, you may browse their blog.

VJIM FACULTY ARE KNOWN FOR BEING COMING FROM ILLUSTRIOUS INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE AND BACKGROUND

Vignana Jyothi Institute of Management’s faculty is a top rated PGDM school of Hydreabad with intelligent pool of faculty bringing national and global experience to the classroom. VJIM believes in FDPs Case Method of Learning, Teaching and Case study along with Teaching Pedagogy and Application Research Tools for the faculty. So if you have the eye on PG courses in India, a PGDM at VJIM, Hyderabad is tailor-made for you for the kind of global approach it has in training future managers.

International Faculty members such as Professor A.V. Subba Rao from University of Ottawa, Canada have lectured at VJIM. More illustrious names include Dr. Madhavrao Thummala from Eastern Michigan State University and Dr. Siva Prasad from Thompson Rivers University, Kaloomps, Canada.

Looking at more of these career shapers we realise that the people who mould VJIM-ites are not just top academicians but also industry practioners with years of experience behind their back.  Padmaja Nalluri is a Professor of Business Analytics at Vignana Jyothi Institute of Management and has been in academics since decades. Before this she has been the head of Department of Statistics at St. Francis College for Women, a lecturer at Little Flower Degree College, and University of Baroda.  Apart from these attributes students and colleagues alike have endorsed her for her skills in leadership, lecturing, management, organisational skills and being a team player.  Prof. Rama Rao is a name to reckon with in the field of academicians who have humongous years of working experience before joining VJIM, Hyderabad.

Poonam Pradhan is an Assistant Professor at Vignana Jyothi Institute of Management currently pursuing Ph.D. from Pune University. Her skills and areas of fortitude include organisational behaviour, HRM, Talent management, Training and Developments, Global HRM. She specialises in interpersonal relationship building skills & ability to work as a team member which makes her an excellent teacher. At VJIM she is also incharge of being a coordinator for activities such as Summer Internship Projects, “Business Conclave”, HRM Clubs, and many more and has been conducting MDPs for companies in the area of OB and HRM.

Dr. Vinit Dani has been teaching marketing subjects (Consumer behaviour, Sales and Distribution management, Strategic Management and Marketing Management) to PGDM students at VJIM.

Apart from that he has been involved in conducting B- School competitions and guest lectures, attending workshops, conferences and management development programs across the country. At Vignana Jyothi Institute of Management he has been assigned duties regarding administration, planning and budgeting. He is also the in charge for Business Conclave and National Conference, Examination Head-Planning, Scheduling, and Coordination Committee. Dr Dani also spends time in Mentoring and Social out reach and is the Hostel and Canteen In-Charge.

VJIM, the top MBA college in Hyderabad is indeed lucky to have a faculty this talented and diverse who comfortably bridge the gap between practice and theory via interesting classroom techniques, case studies, research works, workshops, seminars and hands-on experiences.

PLACEMENTS 2017 AT VJIM INDICATES AN EVEN MORE SUCCESSFUL SEASON AHEAD FOR CLASS 2018

When picking up Business Schools, the one thing that’s always at the back our minds is the fact that we need to get placed and placed well. In this regard, Vignana Jyothi Institute of Management (VJIM), Hyderabad, one of the top PGDM schools in the India has maintained a stellar over the past few years and ensured that not only do its students get quality education they get exposure and finally assimilation in the mainstream professional world.

Looking back at 2017 is a powerful talisman of what can be very well expected in 2018. Droves of FMCG companies, tech companies and even real estate firms sweep in to hire VJIM students for their unique grasp on management education.

Deloitte, ITC, Tech Mahindra, TIME Education, Conduira Online, ICICI Bank, HDFC, Shriram Housing Finance wile the rest were picked by AutoRabit, Schindler, Fitch Ratings, Nestle Godrej Consumer Products. The average salary so far touched Rs. 5.4 lacs per annum with eighty percent median at Rs 5.0 lacs pa. The minimum salary offered to a student this year was Rs. 4.0 lacs per annum and highest offered, was Rs. 6.5 lacs per annum.

The placement brochure of Vignana Jyothi Institute of Management says that they strive to provide differentiators that cannot be termed ‘ordinary’ or ‘suitable for all’. They do believe that the so called competitive differentiators i.e. aspects that make VJIM unique when compared to other players in their field. It forms the basis of their success and will allow them growth in a competitive and dynamic business market environment.

Students who were asked look into the past, they were filled with pride that they who once who once studied at VJIM are now working with giant conglomerates and are fraternising with top people in the industry. Vignana Jyothi Institute of Management trains them well within the framework of rigorous curriculum and moulds them a certain way which really shine at the Alumni Meet. The alumni network believes in carrying forward the people who study and helping them around and beyond placement.

To put it in clearer terms let’s hear what an alumni, Michael Jackson, placed with ACT Fibernet has to say, “VJIM was an opening to a new culture, a new language [and] new environment. It transformed me to a socially responsible manager. And I strongly believe that patience and perseverance are the key to success.”

Admission is now open for PGDM Class 2017- 2019. For more details, visit: http://www.vjim.edu.in

TOP 5 REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD PICK VJIM FOR YOUR MANAGEMENT EDUCATION

  1. Location : Vignana Jyothi Institute of Management is situated in Hyderabad. The campus is located in Bachupally Urban, and sprawls over a 100 acres (0.40km2) of beautiful classrooms in buildings that rest comfortably encased within the greenery around it. VJIM is an autonomous body. It awards Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) and has been approved by the AICTE. It has been accredited by NAAC, NBA and AIU.

 

  1. Faculty : Vignana Jyothi Institute of Management’s faculty is a top rated faculty with teachers with national and global experience. VJIM believes in FDPs Case Method of Learning, Teaching and Case study along with Teaching Pedagogy and Application Research Tools for the faculty.

International Faculty members such as Professor A.V. Subba Rao from University of Ottawa, Canada have lectured at VJIM. More illustrious names include Dr. Madhavrao Thummala from Eastern Michigan State University and Dr. Siva Prasad from Thompson Rivers University, Kaloomps, Canada.

  1. Alumni : The alumni association of is a close knit family comprising of teachers, students and administrators from college who keep a track of people and keep them in touch through mail, social media and on the page that had been set up to ease the process. The pride of Vignana Jyothi Institute of Management Alumni Association is true, well deserved, and here to stay. The circle of brilliant students and professionals will only grow from here on forth.

  1. Placement : VJIM’s 25 th year of track record boasts of successfully producing graduates ready to rough it out in the real world leaves its stamp on the not only the corporate world but sends a message of delivery and efficiency to other business schools.

FMCG companies, Housing Finance firms and Credit Rating agencies hired their heart out. With all of this, VJIM is definitely becoming a force to reckon with with regards to not only educating but not abandoning students till they are placed, and well.

  1. State of the art facilities and campus :

The well designed state of the art hostels assigned to genders separately. The rooms are conducive to young students. Fully furnished, with a homely atmosphere, it gives students a chance to truly shine.

Living on campus gives students a chance to explore and deeply understand a city with so many layers and strata of history woven into its post modern existence.

Hyderabad’s VJIM is going places with its Placement for PGDM 2017 rocking its way forward!

Students of VJIM, Hyderabad has seen astounding growth in terms of their careers over the years. The class of 2017 is reaching newer highs with blue chip companies making it to the campus to pick from the graduates. With Banking and Consulting conglomerates hiring candidates, the school has already seen more than 70+ companies making its presence felt in campus alone in 2017. Adding to that, students are also selecting the kind of offers they want and the profiles they desire.

Amidst this happy season of campus placement, Vignana Jyothi Institute of Management (VJIM), Hyderabad has declared the admissions for its PGDM program for 2017 – 19 Batch now open. This top PGDM school of Hyderabad is now accepting applications from aspirants coming from diverse academic and geographical backgrounds. Management aspirants who want to give their future careers a head start by studying at one of the Top B Schools in South India will have their eyes on the admission process that has commenced with the declaration.

The PGDM program at the institute was started in the year 1993. Over last 25 years, VJIM has become highly sought after amongst management hopefuls from all over the country. The B-school’s industry oriented curriculum, serious academic rigor and focus on practical training makes the program an appealing prospect. Hence the admissions to the B School are bound to draw wide spread attention.

The NBA, NAAC accredited institute is also approved by AICTE. It made it to the top 50 B Schools in the country in the renowned Business Standard rankings published in June 2016. Moreover it has won recognition from the industry and academia alike for its contribution to management education in India.

71 companies from various industries visited the institute’s sprawling campus in Hyderabad for recruitment. Deloitte, ICICI Bank, Tata Capital, Nerolac, Future Group, Decathlon, Thomas Reuters and HDFC Bank were just some of the big names that made their presence felt. It’s interesting to note that many of them come back to the institute for recruitments.

So who should apply? Graduates with minimum 50% marks, who have qualified through CAT/MAT/XAT etc can apply, along with those appearing for their graduation exams.

The selection criteria takes into account a composite score based on applicants’ academic record, Management Entrance Test scores and work experience as well. Selected candidates have to go through a Personal Interview to make it through to VJIM, Hyderabad. And as alumni of the institute vouch, from then on, your future is in safe hands.

How J. V. R. Ravikanth of VJIM, Hyderabad bagged placement through a National level process involving 2000 candidates?

Mechanical engineer J. V. R. Ravikanth of VJIM, Hyderabad, one of the top PGDM schools of Hyderabad had four years of work experience as a Sales Engineer with a manufacturing company. But he believes that his professional journey was inadequate as he didn’t even understand the concepts of sales and marketing. Doing his PGDM at VJIM, Hyderabad helped him grasp the concepts, get practical exposure and reposition himself in the industry. The confidence helped him ace the National level placement process for a noted brand like Berger Paints.

Ravikanth was chosen as a Sales officer trainee amongst 2000 participants from all over the country. He talks to us about the rigorous placement process and how he came out trumps.

Stealing the show in National level placements

The placement for a renowned brand not only had aspirants from all over the country competing but also included four demanding rounds. The written test was followed by a Group discussion with company representatives, an interview with a panel including GM – Marketing & HR Manager, and video conference interview with VP (Marketing), Area sales manager, HR Head & one HR executive.

If that wasn’t intimidating enough, Ravikanth reveals the unique nature of each of the rounds. “The GD focused on logical questions and decision analysis where they were looking at our body language, communication skills and ability to analyze situations. The first interview also required us to know the basics of marketing while the video conference focused on our selling skills and communications. I felt I had the right background to make an impression,” he says.

How he got his prep on at VJIM

According to Ravikanth, VJIM, Hyderabad enhanced his understanding of various industries through class assignments, term papers seminars and conferences. He also talks about his SIP with GMR Hyderabad International Airport, which boosted his learning. “My project was on the Business excellence model of GHIAL. Sometimes more than the brand of SIP company, it’s the experience you get is crucial for your future career,” he says confidently.

Ravikanth admits that he has gained this confidence with his PGDM, and wants to use it in his work space to develop an understanding of the processes and become indispensible to the company. Participating in Chrysalis, YUVA – Challenge, winning a tagline competition are all experiences that he cherishes deeply.

“These experiences make PGDM at the institute all about holistic learning. It’s important to try and understand the concepts of management so that you won’t be confused in front of the interviewer. You should also keep up with the latest trends through ET, TED Talks, Shark Tank and other avenues to give yourself the edge,” are his final words of advice.

VJIM Hyderabad is slowly becoming one of the favorite placements’ hubs for recruiters

Situated in a strategic location of Hyderabad, industry interfaces and corporate visits are nothing new to VignanaJyothi Institute of Management (VJIM), Hyderabad’s students. The B-school’s management curriculum over the years have stood out to be one of the best PGDM curriculums in India and has received awards and recognitions for being so. What makes the PGDM at VJIM even more special is its placements’ track record.

2016 had seen more than 70+ companies pick 139 students from a class of 169 where few opted out to start-up on their own. The highest CTC went to INR 9.5 lacs and the average was INR 6 lacs. Class of 2017 saw some even more interesting companies with equally interesting profiles recruiting students.From FMCG to Banking to E-commerce and digital media marketing firms, VJIM’s placement is seeing students getting placed across sectors and domains.

So far, the PGDM class of 2017 has names like Marico, ITC, Godrej, Nestle, TIME Education, Conduira, ICICI, Fitch Rating, AutoRabit, Schindler, cherry-picking graduates. The PGDM Class of 2017 gathered companies’ attraction because of the rigorous Management education they were exposed to. From going through an updated curriculum to being vetted b industry experts, from Socrates’ dialogue mode of learning to Business Simulation and POGIL, this top Management education school of Hyderabad kept no stone unturned to ensure nothing but the best for its ambitious Class.

NiharikaBakshi of PGDM Class 2017 who recently got placed with Tech Mahindraopines- “I would say the preparation for placements began the day I joined the B School. All I did was grab the opportunities I was offered and learned from them.”Needless to say, the success stories of 1500+ VJIM alums and the students over the years are testimony enough to say- VJIM, Hyderabad has been doing everything required to ensure students derive the optimum value from their PGDM. It is not just about their jobs, but this leading PGDM Colleges in Hyderabad believes in making Careers for their students.

Placement season 2015-17 at VJIM, Hyderabad ends apprehensions and soars to new heights

VJIM, Hyderabad has a lot to cheer about with the placement season 2015 – 17 gaining momentum. The B School’s 25 year long, consistent track record of producing industry ready graduates is drawing big name corporate companies to the campus. While several of them came back to the institute for recruitments, there have been new names added this year.

The current placement season started on a high note at VJIM, Hyderabad as International giant Deloitte hired seven students as Knowledge Analysts and Independence, Compliance and Risk Analysts. Apprehensions about E-commerce companies being skeptical recruiters due to cash crunch were waylaid with Amazon’s stunning offer of Rs. 14 lacs to fresh graduates.

The B School also managed to buck the trend with FMCG companies that were reluctant to hire last year and were wary due to demonetization. FMCG giants ITC, Marico, Nestle, Godrej Consumer Products hired young graduates from VJIM, Hyderabad taking the placement season to greater heights.

Another important highlight of the placement season has been the positive response from Housing Finance companies thanks to the promise of growth in the sector. HDFC, the largest Home Loans Company in India offered Rs. 7.50 lacs, followed by Shriram Housing Finance Ltd. Overall, the average salary so far has reached Rs. 5.4 lacs pa with 80% median at Rs 5.0 lacs pa.

While the efforts of the placement division at VJIM, Hyderabad are a contributing factor to its solid showing in the current season, one can’t overlook the initiatives of the B School that give its students the edge. Right from its intensive induction and orientation to focused placement training and SIPs with top companies ensures that its students are well groomed as professionals.

VJIM, Hyderabad has an industry oriented curriculum, which is delivered by experienced faculty members using innovative teaching techniques including Socratic Dialogue approach, Process Oriented Guided Inquiry Learning (POGIL) and Business Simulation. Personalized mentoring system ensures that all students keep pace with the latest in the field.

Management aspirants at the institute are also offered practical training and exposure through seminars and industry visits, which give them insight into the corporate world. Given these efforts it’s not surprising that VJIM, Hyderabad has a strong Alumni network all over the world, and it’s a glorious testimony of holistic learning at the institute.

With brands like Tech Mahindra, TIME Education, Conduira Online, ICICI Bank, AutoRabit, Schindler, Fitch Ratings picking the remaining students from the institute, many new names will be added to the ever growing alumni list from VJIM, Hyderabad. Their placements, as seen in this season, are a big step in what promise to be successful professional journeys.