Interview by Sakshi Aggarwal
Dr. Roshini is currently the Director of Versatile Business School. She is a successful Women Entrepreneur with a doctorate in Area of Management. She is the Co-founder and Director of Versatile Business School, Egmore, Chennai; Director, V grow HR Consulting Private Limited and Board of Advisor for AAM Business School Chennai.
Dr. Roshini’s academic qualification includes MBA, M. Com, M. Phil, PGGDMM and Ph.D. She has expertise in delivering sessions in the area of corporate dessier, women, empowerment, the power of positive thinking, the art of winning etc.
She is the Board of Study Member of SDNB Vaishnavi College. Chennai and has also served as the member of Indo French Chamber of Commerce; National Human Resource Development; and Consumer Association of India. She is the jury for various National and International Conferences as well. She is also a recipient of Achievers award from SDNB Vaishnav College During the year 2014. She has served as the Deputy Director for Indira Gandhi National Open University.
Her hobbies include reading and writing in the subject of Management. She has travelled widely to attend research and Educational Seminars to Paris, Brussels, Amsterdam, Berlin, Vienna, Doha, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Colombo.
Experience in the education industry
With more than a decade of experience in the education industry and currently being Director of Versatile Business School, I personally feel that it’s blessed to be in the education field. At Versatile, we work towards the better transformation of students for their professional career and the changes that we see positively with their best placements is the main factor that cheers us to stay in this noble field.
Significant challenges faced as the Director of Versatile Business School
During the recession time placement was a challenge that we faced. As a Director, I introduced nine months of compulsory on the job training with 3 reputed companies offered through our placement cell which made the students to get hands-on work experience. After that initiative now in Versatile Business School, most of our students get placed them on the job training period itself making us one of the most reputed business school
Curriculum at Versatile Business School
Our on-the-job training for 9 months and 45 days of orientation program enables the student to get easily transformed from campus to corporate culture. As well numerous guest lectures are our best of practice.
Goals in your mind for Versatile Business School
By 2020 Versatile Business School should be the one with best Industry Interaction.
Quality of education in Versatile Business School
We invite faculties who are well qualified and experienced as well as both Academic and Industry exposure to ensure that the students get the best of teaching. Our faculties are either doctorates or with Industry background
Culture at Versatile Business School
Versatile always believe that winners don’t do different things but they do things differently. We encourage our students to participate in many management events to improve their confidence level. Through personal counselling at regular intervals, we understand their wants and needs and give the best of it.
Relationship with the students
It’s more of a friendly relationship we have with this younger generation. It's only the correct approach and not the strict approach we prefer.
Placement opportunities at Versatile Business School
Each year we work with many new companies for student’s better placement. To improve student’s confidence level, we make them part of HR forums.
Philosophy of leadership
A good leader inspires the team and always will be a part of the team. A good leader should be a role model to the team and be a positive thinker.
Suggestions for the current youth and the aspiring students
My only suggestion to the youth is that always have perseverance. Rome was not built in a day. Make use of the opportunities available without hesitation to have a better career.