Dr. Abhijit Mancharkar
Director, AISSMS IOM
Indian economy has undergone a sea of change in the last few years. Liberalization, privatization and globalization have revolutionized Indian economy. Indian economy is growing at a handsome growth rate and is presently sixth largest economy in the world in terms of GDP. India has become one of the most preferred destinations of the world class companies. Thus, the present state of Indian economy is bright and forecast is even brighter. All these developments have resulted in lucrative employment and Entrepreneurship opportunities for management Professionals. There is huge demand for professionals with right attitude, required skills, leading knowledge and revered values. Management professionals are required to use ‘out of the box’ thinking and design innovative strategies that steer the corporate organizations to unprecedented success. AISSM Society’s Institute of Management (IOM) is a premier management institute which crafts valued corporate professionals. We believe in developing holistic personality of the students and transforming them into competent management professionals with strong ethical values. We make the student explore latent and unleash their full potential. The essence of our teaching pedagogy is captured in the following quote. · “Education is Not the Learning of Facts, But the Training of the Mind to think.” -Albert Einstein At IOM, we not only impart leading knowledge to the students but develop application oriented minds. ‘Experiential Learning’ is used which engages students in critical thinking, decision making and problem solving. Industry relevant skills are enhanced through wide array of co-curricular and extra-curricular activities. Ethical and moral values are inculcated through socially useful activities. Entrepreneurial spirit is encouraged and innovative thinking is supported through variety of entrepreneurship developing activities. Our strong bonding with highly successful alumni has resulted in linkages with reputed companies. This has resulted in fetching rewarding career opportunities for students through proactive placement cell. I am sure that you will enjoy the vibrant student life during the two years on the campus which boasts of state-of-art facilities and a serene environment which is highly conducive for learning. I wish you all the best for the journey you are embarking on and all your future endeavors as well.