GIM welcomes NRI and international students to its new academic program
Sanquelim, 18 December 2012: The Goa Institute of Management (GIM), one of India’s premier B-schools looking to increase the number of international students inducted into its two year full time Post Graduate Programme in Management (PGDM). Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) is a full time two-year residential Master’s level program offered at GIM.
Students joining this program have typically completed a three or four-year Bachelor's degree and many have a few years of work experience.
Graduating students often get jobs with blue chip companies usually months before completion of course. The opportunity to live and study in Goa is of interest to everyone fascinated by the Indian story and to Indians who have been away, especially to renew ties with their own land.
GIM provides an excellent, contemporary learning experience anchored in a strong Indian setting that prepares you for a career in today’s interconnected global corporate world. Over the last few decades, India has significantly contributed to the flattening of the world and the Indian experience is increasingly valued worldwide. Goa is one of the most prosperous amongst the Indian states, one with arguably the most global outlook in the country. GIM occupies a premium place in Goa and provides you with a unique mix of a Goan, Indian, and Global intellectual context.
The Goa Institute of Management has entered a new phase in its legacy with the inauguration of its new campus at Sanquelim in Sattari Taluka which is located on an expansive 50 acre plot surrounded by the idyllic foothills of the Western Ghats.
Situated approximately 25 kms from the capital city of Panjim away from the hustle and bustle of the city, the campus is the perfect place for a student to learn and be nurtured into corporate leaders of the future. The campus offers stunning views of the mist covered hills, vibrant green valleys and dense forested areas all around.
The new state-of-the-art GIM campus provides all the facilities required for a business school student’s requirements. From wi-fi connectivity, RFID cards for issue of library books and other activities, modern living quarters for students and faculty, conference rooms and fully air-conditioned class rooms with the latest technology to aid teaching, the new campus does not compromise on quality and features that will ensure a wholesome learning environment. GIM also offers a well-equipped library and a cafeteria with extended hours overlooking the green valley. The campus moreover includes a playground for various sports activities, gymnasium, a multipurpose hall and guest rooms for visiting faculty. It also consists of a small shopping area which includes a stationary store, provision counters and ATM machines.
GIM like any other good school in the world has a comfortable modern campus with housing for all the students and offers a rich campus life with a pan-India diverse population of students and faculty members. Living on campus provides you with unparalleled opportunities to work and study in groups and learn from your peers.
P.F.X. D’Lima, CEO, Goa Institute of Management said, “We the faculty, at Goa Institute of Management (GIM), believe that we have built a unique well performing institution for management education in Goa. A journey spread over almost two decades that has taken us from a green horn to amongst top 20-30 institutions.
We are an all India Institute with strong global linkages. Our all India character is reflected in composition of faculty students and employers. Our global linkages manifest in course material, pedagogy, faculty and student exchange programs. We constantly endeavor to pursue excellence and believe that our placement record and rankings are by products.”
Over the years Goa Institute of Management has earned the enviable reputation of being one of the finest management schools in the country. The environment at GIM ensures high quality of learning.
About Goa Institute of Management:
The Goa Institute of Management was started in 1993 by Fr. Romuald D’Souza supported by a team of professionals and industrialists and has risen to one of the finest management schools in the country. It is now embarked on raising its level to be among the top 10 in the country and the top 70 in the world with international accreditation.
The Goa Institute of Management now enters a new phase in its legacy with the completion of their new campus. The new campus offers an array of facilities. But it is its diverse offerings – ethnic, academic and social diversity which makes GIM one of the most sought after institutes in the country. One can visit www.gim.ac.in for more details
For further information visit: http://www.gim.ac.in/gim_news.php?newsid=157 (Sharmin Muzavar)