Bengal Institute of Business Studies has come up with MANAGEMENT GUEST INSPIRE SERIES, better known as MGIS, which is an interactive session between the industry corporates and the students. Here, many renowned people from different industries are invited to share their valuable experiences and spread knowledge about the corporate world to the students, giving them the overall scenario that they have to indulge themselves in the near future.
The first edition of the MGIS 2019 was held on 12th of January. The topic of discussion for the event was “learnings from life”.
The word “learnings” is defined as the knowledge acquired by the systematic study in any field of scholarly application. And who can be the best teacher than the “life” itself, when it comes to learnings!
To put a highlight on this topic, there were some honourable guest speakers, from different fields, present within us, who had witnessed the learnings of their life from various perspectives and achieved their own definition of success. Below are the names of the guest speakers-
Lieutenant General Mr. Manoj Mukund Naravane
Ms. Alokananda Roy
Mrs. Agnimitra Paul
Mr. Arun Lal
Mrs. Anjali Saraogi
Mr. Santanu Basu
Since they all belong from the limelight of different fields, we got the opportunity to listen to their life stories and the hurdles that they went through to reach the peak. For each of them, struggle and hard work and being true to oneself were constants throughout. We were enlightened to the fact that the learnings of life can be taken only by moving out of our comfort zone and chasing every opportunity that comes in our way with free spirits; we should make pain our closest friend and dream big as “impossible” is just a word and “failure” is just a step towards achievement.
Such inspirational words have given us, the future managers, a new light to remove the darkness of self-doubt and anxiety within us and pave the way for the new “learnings of life”.
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BIBS as its core philosophy emphasizes on learning from the leaders. Keeping this critical requirement in mind, BIBS has developed the Management Guest Inspired Series or MGIS as it’s popularly known, a one-to-one industry to students interaction series.
This effort by BIBS increases the technical knowledge on the current business scenarios and gives aspiring MBAs an expert’s viewpoint on the subject matter.
MGIS is also the first lesson in Networking that our students learn as it provides the opportunity to meet business heads and dignitaries from across industries.
Companies like IBM, Price Waterhouse Coopers, Pepsi, Nestle, Vodafone, HSBC, Srei, BNP Paribas, Kotak Bank, Parle, Deloitte, SBI, CARE, Johnson and Johnson to name a few have graced our MGIS. Apart from corporates, likes of Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, Mr. Kapil Dev and Mr. Chetan Bhagat has also graced this event of ours.
The MGIS aims at creating a healthy live interaction system between the Industry and Students so that they can learn from the very people who would be offering jobs after the MBA programme.
Placed - Yes Bank
"I am so excited to have cracked Yes Bank for my final placements. Today, I feel that all the hard work, late hours of research and focus on communication and management skills have paid off. Thank you to all my mentors, faculty and industry coaches for their help."
Placed - Dabur
"I am truly delighted and humbled at getting a Final Placement with Dabur. Today all the effort that I have put in developing my management knowledge and communication skills have paid dividends. I must thank everyone at BIBS for supporting and motivating me to do my best always."
Placed - KPMG
"With a Final Placement with KPMG, I have been able to achieve my dreams of being in the corporate world. Thank you to all my Faculty at BIBS, the mentors, the training team, the placement team. I would never have managed such a prestigious job without your untiring efforts."
Placed - Dabur
"I, Aditya Das of Bengal Institute Of Business Studies of Batch 2017-19(PGPBM+MBA) have bagged a Pre-placement offer from Dabur India ltd. I did my Summer Internship in Dabur India Ltd. BIBS has given me a lot of opportunities and freedom in every aspect which has allowed me to excel in every field."
Placed - Britannia
"Curriculum in BIBS is way different from others as we have learnt from several events, competitions and live projects that made us stage free and helped us to evolve as a better professional. This has immensely helped me to grow and finally crack Britannia which is a PPO as I was an intern there and was selected for a Final Placement during my Summer Internship itself."
Placed - Decathlon
"BIBS helped a lot, in developing the soft skills, along with it teachers were very helpful. They helped to solve whatever issues we faced throughout the year. The result is a final placement with a global brand like Decathlon."
Placed - Britannia
"It is an amazing feeling to have got a Pre – Placement Offer with Britannia. BIBS taught me the value of Experiential Learning through Industry Mentors and Corporate Sessions that taught us the values and the reality of the Business World. This helped me at Britannia during my Summer Internship. I was able to perform beyond expectations which resulted in me getting a Final Placement Offer with Britannia."
Placed - Dabur
“From the very supporting faculties to excellent corporate interaction, all helped me enhance my skills and is still inspiring me to never give up. My job at Dabur didn’t happen just because I am doing my post-graduation. Showcasing the skills that I acquired from my MBA classes and the knowledge I learned in the program were what gave me an edge over"
Placed - Johnson and Johnson
"BIBS not only provide us with various platforms to showcase our abilities and skill but also helps us to learn all soft skills that are highly required. We got intensive training on interview skills, communication skills, GD, Aptitude Test and many more. I wholeheartedly thank everyone at BIBS for the constant support which has got me a Final Placement with Johnson & Johnson."
Placed - Kotak Securities
"I am very glad to share a positive journey at BIBS. The whole ambience is full of motivation and innovation. All the faculties are enthusiastic and always ready to help. Because of blessings of parents and faculty I got an opportunity to apply and get selected in Kotak Securities."
Placed - Nestle
“BIBS has a curriculum well matched with Industry requirements. Further, Industry Faculty from various companies add practical value to the theory we learn. All this made us Industry ready. The result is a final placement at Nestle. Thank you BIBS!”
Placed - ICICI Bank
“It feels great to have achieved a major career start with ICICI Bank. I have worked really hard to achieve this and was helped immensely by my mentors and the BIBS faculty and mentors who held my hand throughout the program.”
Placed - ITC
“Its unbelievable that I got a final placement at ITC. Just 2 years ago I wasn't even sure I could speak in a room with people. BIBS taught me to unwrap my talents by beating my fears. Live events and activity based learning gave me the confidence and the ability to perform. ”
MD and CEO - Bandhan Bank
"The True element of Success are Passion, Hardwork and Determination. That’s the PhD you need to success"
Managing Director - Patton Group
"BIBS is doing a phenomenal job by educating students through Industry. The students displayed a sense of keep inquiry which reflected their intelligence, Knowledge and maturity. I wish BIBS and the student success."
Managing Director - Keventer Agro Ltd
"Roll up your sleeves and know the business. You need to develop people who will take over the business grow and learn under you. Extremely refreshing experience to meet the young, enthusiastic batch."
TM International Logistics Ltd. | (A TATA Group Company)
"BIBS students are wonderful. They have been mentored and groomed in very high standards and I am sure they will excel in their careers."
HR Head (Deloitte)
"It feels really wonderful to have interacted with the students of BIBS. They are very energetic."
Sales and Marketing (SAMSUNG)
"The students were very attentive and interactive. The questions they asked were quite relevant. Looking forward to have more sessions with BIBS students."
HR Head (GSK)
"BIBS students are doing well for themselves. We look forward to hiring more students from here. the grooming at BIBS has helped them learn the tricks of the trade."
"Students must meet more industry experts from various industries. The students of BIBS are a good bunch of budding managers and I wish them all the best."
"Managing Director (Ambuja Realty)
It was a wonderful experience to interact with the students of BIBS."
Zonal HR Head (Mahindra Finance)
"It’s been an enriching learning experience interacting with the BIBS students. They have immense potential."
"I liked the students’ way of interaction with the faculty during the course of my interaction with them. All the best to the students and BIBS."
Regional Manager-HR (Dabur)
“It is amazing to see a business school calibrating Industry with Education. Students of the PGPIBM Program will definitely get the edge amongst competition with the work experience. I wish BIBS all the best and I am sure that this will brighten the careers for BIBS Students.”
Associate Director (Pepsico)
“Students in today’s competitive environment need to come out of their theoretical base and have more of practical oriented learning. This program provides and MBA aspirant with priceless experience, something that can never be replicated with any other learning.”
Divisional Sales Manager (Parle)
“There is no value greater than that of work experience. What we learn practically is always more relevant than theory. With the PGPIBM Program, the students get more than just management knowledge, they get actual work exposure which will always give them an advantage in their careers. I wish them all the best.”
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