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Vinod Gupta School of Management

Paschim Medinipur, Kharagpur , West Bengal - 721302

 Pincode : 721302
  Established on : 1993
  mba-business-management
  Co-ed
  Faculties: 0

Courses Offered

Degree Category : Science

Course Duration : 2Years

Course Level : Doctrate

Course Type : ONCAMPUS

Degree Category : Management

Course Fee : 6.15 Lakhs

Course Duration : 2Years

Course Level : Post Graduate

Course Type : ONCAMPUS

About Us

Established in the year 1993, VGSOM, is the first management school set up within an IIT system. Laded the foundation in 1994, Mr.Vinod Gupta, started this venture to train the technologically intellect people in terms of managerial skills so that they could fit best in any course of section in multinational companies.

  • It is located in the green environment of West Bengal.
  • It organizes various seminars, MDPs, conferences etc. for the betterment of faculties and students.
  • In the year 2004 it increased the intake of the flagship MBA course to 120.
  • In a step to move beyond traditional borders, VGSOM tied up with the Royal Danish Embassy, Dhaka in 2000 to provide MDP programs for mid-level managers in Bangladesh.
  • Some of the recruiters of the institute are TATA, P&G, and Aircel etc.

Academic Overview: This college being an initiative by an engineer incorporates all the courses that will promote and hence increase the efficiency of a technical expertise.

  • It includes the basic management courses like PGDM, PhD, Executive MBA etc.
  • But along with these courses the college offers a wide range of short term courses which include the MDP courses on various subjects like Supply chain Management, Financial Marketing, Quality Management etc.

Extracurricular: VGSOM students organize various extracurricular events throughout the year. Some of them are following-

MADison Avenue

It is an annual flagship Marketing event of VGSOM, organized by the MAD Club. This event was supported by a number of corporate-houses like Toyota, SAIL, Steris, Business Standard, Airtel, Chronon Technologies, Woodland, naukri.com, Tata Bearings, JWT, Travels4u etc.

Vaarta

Vaarta is a rolling Guest Lecture series held every year. Eminent guests from different areas visit the campus to share their knowledge and experience with the students. It provides a great opportunity to the students to interact with the guests and learn about new phases of life.

VPL (VGSOM Premier League)

It is a cricketing league of the school based on famous IPL.

 

Placement Statistics: VGSOM has recently completed its final placement session for 2012-14 batch. Following  table shows comparision between this year's and previous year's statistics-

2011-13 Batch (Final Placement)

 

2012-14 Batch  (Sumer Placement)

Total number of Students participating in placement process- 102

Students got placed- 93

Number of companies visited- 47

Number of offers made- 109

Highest salary offered- 18 LPA

Average salary offered- 11.20 LPA

 

Number of students participating in placement process- 70

Number of companies visited- 55

Highest summer internship stipend offered- INR 170,000

Average summer internship stipend offered- INR 48,693

 

Industry wise breakup for 2012-14 Batch-

Industry

Offers made (%)

Consulting

44

Manufacturing

12

BFSI and Analytics

23

IT/ITES

12

E-Commerce

3

Telecom & FMCG

6

 

Top Recruiters-

Industry

Companies

Consulting and Analytics

In the consulting sector, regular recruiters Deloitte, Nodwin Consultants and i-Maritime Consulting recruited along withcompanies like Aditya Birla Group and HP offering roles in analytics.

FMCG

Reckitt Benckiser and ITC

BFSI

 Citibank, Credit Suisse, TVS Capital, ING Vysya, Reserve Bank of India, Development Corporation Bank and Bank of Baroda.

IT/ITES

Wipro, Siemens and HP 

Manufacturing

Tata Motors, Praxair Group, Agrilife and Suncraft Energy.

 

Facilities: 

Accommodation

There are 20(16 for boys and 4 for girls) halls of residents at IIT KGP. All MBA students of VGSOM are required to stay in the hostels. All rooms are provided with internet facilities.

Computing Facilities

The school has 2 dedicated computer laboratories which have Pentium PCs. The school is connected with the rest of institute with LAN.

Sports and Recreation Facilities

Institute provides many indoor and outdoor sports facilities including gymnasium, swimming pool.

Except this various clubs and societies offer students a forum to learn liberal arts while pursuing their courses in the school.

Miscellaneous

Institute provides some other facilities like Guest Houses and Medical facilities. BC Roy Technology Hospital inside the campus has both indoor and outdoor facilities

 

Festivals: 

Kshitij

This is the annual festival of the complete IIT Kharagpur campus. This is usually a four day festival which incorporates a large number of events including Monopoly, Math Challenge, Cryptex, Mind Sport etc.

The sponsors of this festival vary every year but TATA, Boeing and United Heath Group remains their all-time sponsors, supporting them at every phase of the festival.

Spring Fest

It is annual social and cultural festival of the institute which has a glorious history. It is held in third week of January every year.

Vinculum

Vinculum, the annual day celebrations of VGSoM, is a unique initiative in which the whole VGSOM family comes together to celebrate the spirit of collaboration and the essence of being a VGSoMite.

Saamanjasya

It is a social fest aimed at building and encouraging a corporate-NGO-academic relationship.

Purvodaya

It is the flagship Business fest of VGSoM, IIT Kharagpur. It is a three day event incorporating a mixture of events across all the trades and domains.

 

Rank:

Rank

Magazine/ Website

12

The Wall Street Journal

13

The Week

18

Business Today

9

Careers 360

8

Rediff.com

 

Scholarship: Some fee waivers are granted to students who are in desperate need of financial aids and that too is decided by the college administration at the time of requirement, which needs a proper formal negotiation.

Admission Details

Description:
Applications are invited by Vinod Gupta School of Management (VGSOM), Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur for admission to 2 years full time Master of Business Administration (MBA) program for the session 2016.
Eligibility:
Candidates seeking admission to MBA program of the Institute should have bachelor?s degree in Engineering/Technology or master?s degree in Science Economics or Commerce (with Mathematics or Statistics at bachelor?s level) with the following criteria:
Selection Procedure:
  • The selection of candidates is a two-step process.
  • In the first step, candidates are short-listed for GD-WA-PI from among candidates who have a valid CAT/GMAT score, who have applied for the program and who satisfy the eligibility criteria for the program. An overseas category candidate who applies with a GMAT score instead of a CAT Score should have a total scaled score of at least 750.
  • Selection will be based on application rating, performance in CAT for domestic students and GMAT for international students, and the candidate?s performance in the group discussion, written analysis and personal interview (GD-WA-PI) round. Post qualification work experience in organizations will be given due consideration.
  • Apply Procedure:
  • Candidates can apply online.
  • Application fee is Rs. 1,600 for general & NC-OBC candidates and Rs. 800 for SC/ST/PWD.
  • Important Dates:
  • Last date for submission of application form: Thursday, January 28, 2016.
  • Date of entrance examination: Monday, February 29, 2016 to Thursday, April 07, 2016.
  • Date of declaration of result: Monday, May 02, 2016.
  • Last Date:
    28-Jan-2016

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