G L Bajaj Institute of Management and Research, Greater Noida a leading management institute, is striding fast on the path of academic excellence under the aegis of the youth icon, Mr. Pankaj Agarwal – Vice Chairman, GL Bajaj Educational Institutions, a front runner in the field of management education today; is characterized by the quality of education across a broad range of disciplines offered by the educational group. The transformational leadership of Mr. Agarwal, has led to the prestigious ‘Rashtriya Shiksha Ratna’ Award been conferred upon him for his visionary approach towards education in the country at the 2nd Asia Pacific Education and Technology Awards (APETA) and Summit-2019, organized jointly by ASSOCHAM and The Education Post on January 03, 2019.
GLBIMR has attained new heights of educational excellence under the prudent academic acumen of Dr. Urvashi Makkar, Director General, GLBIMR. Dr. Makkar has worked very closely for the skill enhancement of students at GLBIMR; she believes that education is about equipping students with the life skills of creativity leading to enhanced employability. Innovation and creativity are the dominant constituents that differentiate Dr. Makkar’s educational acumen, which has been incorporated in the PGDM curriculum. She has recently been conferred with the reputed “Lifetime Time Achievement Award for Exemplary Contribution in Higher Education” by Shri Bhupendrasinh M Chudasama, Minister for Higher and Technical Education, Government of Gujarat at 2nd Asia Pacific Education and Technology Awards (APETA) and Summit-2019, organized jointly by ASSOCHAM and The Education Post on January 03, 2019.
In record time of 11 years, the institute has demonstrated meteoric growth and has carved a distinct niche for itself in the field of management education. Recently GL Bajaj Institute of Management & Research has been conferred with the illustrious award –“Best Emerging Institute in Asia with Strong Industry Connect” at 2nd Asia Pacific Education and Technology Awards (APETA) and Summit-2019 organized jointly by ASSOCHAM and The Education Post on the theme “Higher Education Sustainability and Quality Initiatives (HESQI)” on January 03, 2019. The institute has been featured amongst top 22 institutes of India and also amongst top 4 emerging management institute in India as per AICTE-CII survey of Industry Linked Technical Institutes 2017.
GLBIMR under the current leadership, emphasizes all rounded development of the management students that has been possible through well integrated courses along with academic rigour. Highly contemporary, value added certification courses are offered to the students as part of the curriculum, like Digital Marketing, Financial Services, Advance MS Excel and Yellow Belt Six Sigma Certification by the Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, Government of India(MSME) and Basics of Stock Market course by Bombay Stock Exchange(BSE). GLBIMR has also introduced two new certifications focused on corporate skill enhancement making the students placement ready; Professional Excellence for Corporate Readiness certification (PECR) and Placement Readiness Enhancement Program (PREP).
The institute believes in rendering the best facilities to their students with an endeavour to generate a conducive atmosphere to nurture talent through the assistance and guidance of experienced faculty members with an access to state of the art infrastructure. It is one of the most prestigious institutions not only in NCR, but also across the country that provides excellence in education with impetus on Corporate Readiness, Academic Quality and Skill Enhancement. GLBIMR’s (www.glbimr.org) innovative pedagogy and inclusive learning environment with a futuristic curriculum in place enables every student to become a responsible Global Citizen. The profound interaction between theory and practice of entrepreneurship brings the best out of the students, creating unique synergies.
GLBIMR has been a pioneer in recognizing the needs of the industry and integrating knowledge with professional inputs. The Institute provides rich cross-cultural learning platforms through Global Talk Series, sessions by internationally acclaimed experts, Global Exchange Programs and tie-ups with international universities for academic research projects. The program at GL Bajaj consists of highly relevant modules like Impactful Public Speaking, Art of Self Branding and Interpersonal skills, apart from classroom learning, students get adequate exposure through Live Projects, Corporate Interface, Industrial Visits, Dissertation and Summer training.
Placements at GL Bajaj Institute of Management and Research have been 100% since inception and therefore the institute has been conferred with the highly prestigious award of “Best Management Institute in Placements” by ABP News Network, in July 2017, in Mumbai, during ‘The 8th National Education Awards 2017’. The Institute not just provides placements, but also shapes the career of the students, which is much more important, than granting them a job. GL Bajaj Institute of Management and Research has continued the legacy of its glorious placements during the previous years, by offering excellent placement opportunities in leading companies for the students of PGDM 2016-18 Batch.
Many reputed companies including American Express, Decathlon, Big Bazaar, HDFC Bank, Axis Bank, ICICI Securities, Varun Beverages, Asian Paints, Naukri.com, Capital Via, Barclays, Ameriprise Financials, American Express, Reliance JIO, Jubilant Agri and Consumer Pvt Ltd, Audi Delhi, TDI International, CERA Sanitary ware Limited, S&P Global Market Intelligence , E & Y, Ceasefire Industries Ltd, IndusInd Bank Limited, Indiabulls Ventures Ltd., Apollo Munich, JK Tyre & Industries Ltd., DCM Shriram Industries Ltd. and many more that have visited the campus in the year 2018; they have not only conducted placement drives, but given several students multiple career opportunities. Mock Interviews, Expert Talk Series, Placement Readiness Enhancement Program (PREP) and Summer Internship to Pre-placement Offer (SIPO) are some of the major events at GL Bajaj Institute of Management and Research which provides exposure to the students for better career opportunities.
GLBIMR will continue its sustained efforts to develop core competency and skill-enhancement amongst its students to foster future industry leaders while providing extraordinary placement opportunities.