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Its a memorable experience to be a part of IIT Kharagpur. Once a KGPian ,always a KGPian. Loved everything about IIT Kharagpur
I took CAT (Common Admission test) . Its an entrance exam for MBA. I scored 90 percentile overall. The reason why i opted for this course was due to following reasons:- 1. Brand Value 2. Placement Statistics 3.Very Moderate Course fee in comparison to other B-schools 4. Reviews from peers
FEE STRUCTURE AND FACILITIES
The course fee is 75,000 per semester (Inclusive of hostel,food). The further details can be seen on the website of MHRM IIT Kharagpur. This is probably one of the most feasible options to go for. It just adds up to almost 4 lakhs for your MBA that is generally fees of one semester in other B-schools.
Organizations: IBM, TCS, Wipro, Infosys, Altisource, UST Global, Anand Group, Faircent Profiles Offered: HR Business Partner, Recruitment Specialist, Lead HR (Compensation and Benefits), HR Generalist and Senior Executive (Talent and Change)Number of Students 15, Number of Offers, 16, Average work experience, 27 months, Average CTC 9.81 LPA, Highest CTC 12.7 LPA, Average CTC of Top 30%, 11.3 LPA, Median CTC, 9.21 LPA.
The hostel buildings are quite old but we are given all the facilities (water cooler,washing Machine,study table) except the Coolers or ACs. Since it is really hot in the months of march and april so that is the only issue. The mess food is also fine with lovely breakfast.
We have a central alumni network Alumna Connect, it concepts the alumni fro the year 1951. Every year Alumni Meet are organised for a batch on a grand scale. This gives us opportunities to connect with them and share their experiences.
The faculty is of the topmost academic qualification with lots of research work added to their names. To name a few Damodar Suar, R.K pradhan, Chhanda Chokarborty ,one can find plethora of their work done by them only by typing their name on google. Faculty due to its enormous experience in Humanities teaches in experimental way through case studies from different journals like Harvard Business Review
In our course we have amazing gender diversity. 2014-16 batch had 49:51 ratio (boys to girls). We have Cult Comm (Cultural Committee) responsible for cultural activities organised in the department during Birthdays, Diwali, holi and other occasions. The central committees includes, Hindi and English Dramatics Society, Dance Society and so on.
In 4 semester course, every semester we have one mid sems and one end sems. The labs are quite frequent but due to the curriculum is designed in such a way that you learn by case studies and practicals,so the day even after being a bit hectic are fun to do.
COURSE CURRICULUM OVERVIEW
The course is 4 semester one. This course s HR (Human resource) dedicated. So apart from major subjects like HRD,Performance Management, Compensation & benefits,Inter group Dynamics, Electives like-HR Analytics, Emotional intelligence are a part of curriculum. However apart from majors in HR ,we study in the Law school RGSOIPL (Rajiv Gandhi School of intellectual Property Laws) to study subjects like Labour Law,Corporate Law. We are in collaboration with VGSOM(Vinod Gupta School of Management) for General Management subjects.(Strategic management, operations,Marketing).
Yes, The college offers to do the internship during break after completion of 1st year. We were a batch of 16 people. The companies that came include Tega Industires, Deloitte, Nomura,Rehau polymers, Altimetrik, Yodlee Infotech, Salto De Fe Consulting. The average stipend was 55,000 INR for two months. I did my internship with Rehau Polymers,Pune and the experience was phenomenal.I got to be mentored by the team in Singapore giving me the International Exposure and implementing the HR concepts we studied.
Events celebrated are:- 1. Spring fest, 2. Inter IIT Sports Meet, 3. Kshitij Technology Fest. These all are Inter College Fest held at a really large scale. Other departmental events include:- 1. Pratyvartana(Alumni meet), 2. HR Conclave meet (HR business leaders meet)
LOAN/ SCHOLARSHIP PROVISIONS
Scholarships are not available since this is post graduation course. but loan can be availed. However i have not taken any kind of loan for my fee payment.