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Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies

Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies
Established 1965
Director Dr. Kavita Lagathe
Location Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Website .edu.jbimswww

Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies (also referred to as JBIMS or "JB" or just Bajaj) is the Department of Management Studies of the University of Mumbai (Bombay), named after noted industrialist and philanthropist, Jamnalal Bajaj.[1] It is known for its post-graduate management programme. Dr Kavita Laghate is the director I/c of the institute.

History

JBIMS was established in 1965 by the University of Mumbai in collaboration with the Graduate School of Business, Stanford University. JBIMS is considered to be unique in management education as it is firmly rooted in the local soil and capable of articulating the Indian ethos. In the contemporary era, when globalization and liberalization are the buzz words, the institute has (without disturbing the said roots) ordered itself to meet the emerging challenges, sentiments and opportunities that are coming with the new economic order.

Reputation and objectives

The major objective behind the JBIMS is to evolve an indigenous model of management education in tune with the contemporary demands of the Indian and the global environments. JBIMS has been rated among the top 25 business schools in the Asia-Pacific region and has been consistently ranked among the top 10 business schools in India.

The proximity of Bajaj with the commercial hub of India — Nariman Point — is an added advantage. This translates into the symbiotic affiliation with the corporate magnets, equipping the students with business acumen to become tomorrow’s leaders.

The institute has full-time faculty in the core management disciplines and the functional areas of management. The institute also has a panel of eminent management experts and senior practicing managers from diverse fields of management. The B-School offers full- and part-time programs in management

Besides the regular curriculum, students are involved in co-curricular activities like inter business school competitions, research projects conducted by the institute and are constantly interacting with the industry, thus strengthening their practical orientation and developing themselves into future business managers.[2]

Programmes

JBIMS offers full-time MBA programme. In addition to MMS, the institute offers full-time course of Masters in Finance (MSc Finance), part-time courses and a doctoral PhD programme. In addition to the regular academics, guest lectures are organised from time to time.

MMS

MMS [MBA] Masters in Management Studies is the flagship course of Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, conducted as a university department of University of Mumbai. It is a two-year full-time post-graduate degree course in management with 120 students. Started as early as 1965, the course has been modified continuously and appropriately to suit the contemporary corporate world needs and has been able to nurture prominent leaders of the same. The institute offers specializations like Finance, Marketing, Personnel, Operations and Systems in the second year of the MMS course.

JBIMS select candidates for this course based on the entrance exam conducted by Maharashtra state (DTE) for MBA/MMS/PGDM courses.

MSc Finance

MSc (Masters of Science) in Finance course is structured to deliver a strong foundation in the principles and practice of finance. The objective is to help individuals enhance their effectiveness in finance. The MSc Finance course is designed to combine rigorous academic work with real-world relevance and practical application to ensure that content is intellectually demanding while being related to the practical world of finance.

JBIMS conducts special entrance exam and followed by GD/PI for selection.

MBA part-time

JBIMS offers part-time courses in MHRDM (Master of Human Resource Development and Management), MMM (Master of Marketing Management), MFM (Master of Finance Management), MIM (Master of Information Management) to working professionals.

Doctoral programme

The doctoral programme has facilitated substantial research and has produced several successful Ph.D. recipients. They have contributed extensively to a number of contemporary and relevant areas.

Campus

JBIMS enjoys an advantage of being in the heart of Mumbai, the commercial capital of India. Being in South Mumbai, where many the financial companies' headquarters are, it attracts senior management from the corporate world as guest faculty.

Notable alumni

References

  1. ^ http://www.jbims.edu/Attachments/JBIMS_profile%202011%20-%202012.pdf
  2. ^ http://www.jbims.edu/
  3. ^ "Another GenNext Kapur family finds feet in Bollywood". The Economic Times. 20 Nov 2010. pp. 1–2. Retrieved 15 June 2013. 
  4. ^ http://www.icicibank.com/aboutus/board-of-directors-chanda-kochhar.html
  5. ^ B-School Profile: Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies (JBIMS), Mumbai
  6. ^ Hindustan Unilever Limited

http://www.careerlauncher.com/mba/about_mba/top_b_schools_in_India.html

External links

  • Official JBIMS website

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