Four Distinct Features of FORE School of Management

Upholding its name FORE (Foundation for Organisational Research and Education) School of Management (FSM) believes in leading from the front. Nestled in the green pastures of the Qutab Institutional Area (in New Delhi), FSM has created a niche for itself in the management educational space arena in the last 27 years.

FORE offers three PGDM courses. It is known to prepare its students with integrated knowledge and skills. They can face the challenges laid in a corporate set up, family business or start-up ventures. A balanced mix of theory and practical expertise constructs their – Analytical Abilities, Critical Thinking, Problem-Solving Techniques, and Decision-Making Skills.

The programmes are:

  • PGDM
  • PGDM (International Business Management)
  • PGDM (Financial Management)

MBA Rendezvous decodes FOUR distinct features of
FORE that make it stand out:

Foreign Footprint

The world is transforming into a global village. To cope up with the dynamics of the global economy, it is but obvious that exposure at the global level is no longer a choice, but a must. Let us look at how FSM achieves that:

  • Over the years, it has built a robust and well-connected international network of institutes.
  • Every year students go through a mandatory and rigorous ‘International Immersion Programme’ in collaboration with one of the many partnering universities internationally. In 2017, students went to Nanyang Technical University, Singapore as part of the IIP.
  • The students look forward to this experience as it gives them a:
    • Global
    • Professional
    • Cultural
    • Networking Exposure
  • FSM has already signed multiple MOUs and bi-lateral agreements with ten universities in the US, Europe and Asia, and more deals are under progress.

Opportunities in Abundance

FORE offers a plethora of opportunities to its students, regarding skill building, knowledge enhancement, global & local corporate exposure and research & training. Here is how they do it:

  • There are 5 Centres of Excellence headed by respective faculty members. Each centre focuses on a core area and fosters research in those areas. Year round there are various events and seminars conducted that provide students with abundant learning and exploring opportunities. The various CoEs are:
    • Center for Customer Management and Analytics
    • Center for Entrepreneurship Development
    • Center for Operations and Supply Chain Management
    • Center for Psychometric Testing & Research
    • Center for Sustainable Development
    • Center for Digital Innovation
  • There are various conferences held – Marketing, Finance, HR, and Operations – throughout the year. Such events expose students to meet and greet multiple corporate challenges.
  • Kurukshetra – The Management Battle is a National level debate conducted as part of Genesis (annual fest). Students across B-schools participate and lock horns with fierce and experienced industry professionals. Such an event gives tremendous networking opportunities to students and helps them build a robust professional network.
  • Institute has a very strong and Rich Alumni pool consisting of 5000+ Alumni spread across the globe with 200+ CEO’s, 1200+ at very senior level positions.

Recognitions and Rankings

The creditability of an institute is measured in terms of the approvals, accreditations, recognition and ratings awarded to it at a national and an international level. Here is how FSM proves that:

  • All three course i.e. PGDM, PGDM (IB), and PGDM (FM) are approved by AICTE (All India Council of Technical Education).
  • PGDM, and PGDM (IB) are accredited by NBA (National Board of Accreditation) and recognized as equivalent to MBA by the AIU (Association of Indian Universities).
  • FORE School of Management, New Delhi received the prestigious International SAQS Accreditation w.e.f December 2017 for five years.
  • FORE School of Management, New Delhi is ranked 16th among all B schools in India based on Teaching Learning & Resources by NIRF.
Experiential Learning

In addition to the traditional academic tools, learning through the natural result, success and errors are extremely important. FSM puts an excellent focus on experiential learning through the following means:

  • Apart from classroom discussions and sessions, students get to learn in the form of role plays, Case studies, sensitivity training, and management games.
  • FORE School of Management, New Delhi Conducts various interactive sessions of corporate leaders organized Student-driven Club CID (Corporate Interaction Division) to enrich the students with real-time knowledge.
  • Genesis is FORE’s annual fest which brings together many great and alike ‘management’ minds under one roof. Various events like quizzes, games, and live contests etc. are conducted that give a holistic exposure to the students.
  • A 10-12 week Summer Internship is a must after the first year. The students work with reputed public and private organizations to test their theoretical knowledge learned in the first year under the faculty and corporate mentors to enhance their experiential learning.