Vinod Gupta School of Management (VGSoM) is a premier B-School in India. It is the first school of management within the IIT system. The school offers a Doctoral program in management (Ph.D.) and an MBA program for working executives (aptly termed as the Executive MBA program) in the IIT Kharagpur campus in Kolkata and IIT and has a flagship Masters in Business Administration (MBA) program. Admission to these programs is on the basis of Cat Cut off.
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Here are some quick facts about the Vinod Gupta School of Management (VGSoM):
|Courses offered||Master of Business Administration|
|Doctor of Philosophy|
|Accreditation||All India Council for Technical Education|
|Contact number||+91.3222.282295 / 282297|
The Vinod Gupta School of Management is a premier B-School of India. It is:
Vinod Gupta School of Management (VGSOM) offers MBA, Executive MBA, and Ph.D. programs. Here is a brief about the major courses of VGSOM:
|Course name||Eligibility||Selection process||Fees (INR)|
|MBA||Bachelor's degree in Engineering/Technology or Master's degree in Science, Economics or Commerce (with Mathematics or Statistics at Bachelor's level)||Written Aptitude Test and Personal Interview (WAT-PI)||8,22,200|
|Executive MBA||Bachelor's degree in Engineering/Technology or Master's degree in Science, Economics or Commerce (with Mathematics or Statistics at Bachelor's level) + 3 years of work experience||Written Aptitude Test and Personal Interview (WAT-PI)||6,00,000|
The application fee for an Executive MBA is INR 1,000.
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Admission to Vinod Gupta School of Management (VGSOM) is through WAT-PI or CAT. Here are some quick highlights of the VGSOM admissions:
Applicants applying for admission to all courses need to apply online at the IIT Kharagpur website. The subsequent steps involved while applying online is as follows:
The candidates must take a print out of the completed application form for future reference.
The application fee can be paid using Debit Card/Credit Card/Net Banking option.
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The Placement Committee of Vinod Gupta School of Management is engaged with various corporate organizations, effectively marketing the VGSoM brand, and is achieving better placements year-by-year. The CTC, job roles, and diversity of Industry domains are increasing too. The committee has a knowledge base of current industry trends and expectations which they use in grooming and making students industry-ready. From the stats of 2018 and 2019 placements, we will below discuss every aspect of VGSOM placements.
Domain visiting at VGSOM in 2018 and 2019:
|Sales & Marketing||14||15|
|Analytics & IT/ITES||17||29|
|Finance & HR||12||-|
Other vital details from 2018 and 2019 placements are:
|Registered for placement||108||122|
|Total students placed||108||122|
|No. of companies||68||74|
The highest and average CTC of students offered jobs is as follows:
The average, median, and lowest CTC of students has increased from 2018 in 2019, the highest salary paid is still less than offered in 2018 to students.
Top recruiters: Accenture digital, Amazon, Axtria, Crisil, Cedar, Ford, Deloitte, eBay, HSBC, ICICI Bank, Kotak Mahindra, etc.
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The core faculty members of Vinod Gupta School of Management (VGSOM) are:
Prof. Abhijeet Chandra
Prof. Ajay Kumar Mishra
Prof. Amit Upadhyay
Prof. Anupam Ghosh
Prof. Aradhna Malik
Prof. Arun Kumar Misra
Ques. What degree is offered at VGSoM? Do I have to choose a specialization in the second year or is it a general MBA?
Ans. It is a general MBA program. You have the option of choosing electives from Vinod Gupta School of Management as well as other departments in IIT Kharagpur based on your interest.
Ques. Are there any Scholarships for students?
Ans. There are no scholarship scheme as such at VGSOM.
Ques. What do I need to qualify? CAT or WAT-PI?
Ans. Applicants are shortlisted for admission on the basis of the CAT score and the overall application rating (AR). Application rating comprises various parameters like prior work-experience and past academic performances.
Global Rank (Out of Colleges)
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129.7 [Out of 150]