The Goa Institute of Management (GIM), has steadily risen to become a premier business school of India, since its inception in 1993. The institute is known for its focus on quality and excellence to enable students to become responsive and responsible leaders of the society. The institute has been consistently recognised as one of the top 15 private business schools in the country. The student community studying in GIM attests to the quality of the holistic education offered by GIM. Here are the top five reasons to consider GIM for higher education:
GIM represents a microcosm of the country, as students from 28 states of India make up the on-going batch. Students get to mingle with and collaborate with people from diverse academic background, culture, languages and ethnicity. This diversity enriches the classroom interaction, as well as, the personality of the students. They acquire an understanding of the country’s uniqueness and are better equipped to adjust in their chosen workspace eventually.
The strength of all the courses offered at GIM derives from the expertise of a well- qualified and highly motivated faculty. The courses at GIM are delivered by academic leaders and experienced industrial experts. A total of 60 full time faculty members form the core of the teaching staff. In addition to this, GIM receives over 50 visiting professors. A large part of the faculty is equipped with their doctorate degrees and have several years of teaching and industry experience.
The institute offers excellent placement opportunities to its graduating students. The industry has consistently placed its trust in the kind of education being offered at GIM. This is reflected in the placement records every year. For instance, for the batch of 2017-19, 100% placement has been recorded. The highest CTC offered to a GIM Graduate was INR 24.37 LPA in the domestic market, and INR 34 LPA internationally. Reputed companies visit the campus for recruitments, such as:
Deloitte, EY, Citibank, Nestle, IBM, Barclays, Titan, Infosys, Cognizant, Grant Thornton, Diageo, Texas Instruments, TresVista etc..,
The quality offered at GIM is reflected in its affiliations too. The courses offered at GIM, namely, PGDM, PGDM (HCM), PGDM (BDA) are approved the AICTE. The courses PGDM, PGDM (HCM) are accredited to NBA. The Association of Indian Universities (AIU) has declared the PGDM Programme offered at GIM to be equivalent to MBA degree. In addition to these, GIM collaborates with several reputed institutes across the world in Antwerp, Finland, USA and Poland. Through these collaborations and exchange programmes, GIM extends ample opportunities to the students to explore and widen their horizons.
At GIM, the emphasis is on creating global leaders who are sensitive to the society and contribute to its development. The belief is that for any business to run effectively, the entire eco-system needs to be favourable and the society is huge part of this. Therefore, all GIM students va;ue their social responsibility. Through initiatives such as Give Goa Project, Know Your Healthcare Provider (KYHP), the students become aware of their social responsibility.