PDPU, Gandhi Nagar
This college to provide a great exposure towords the current market scenario and the corporate culture as they used to involve us in different field works and market research therefore we had a good understanding about the functioning of the corporate world. They have great fests and even have different celebrities coming up for the rest.
FEE STRUCTURE AND FACILITIES
The college has the fee structure of 10 lacs for 2 years including the hostel fee and food. This amount includes the deposits for library, hostel etc. These are been refunded at the end of the term. We have a compulsory hostelwearing the students can apply for AC rooms or without AC and the charges may vary accordingly and the cafeteria has 4 time meal and it is feasible enough as the taste is also pretty good.
The college has a placement committee who looks after the placement and internship of the students. The college has a goodwill among the companies therefore they have companies like GAIL,KPMG, HIMALAYA,INFOSYS,ICICI, etc coming for the campus interview. College even has a 100% placement record.
We had to clear the CAT which had the cut off of 65% for the college. We had to fill the form for the college wherein they would send us a mail regarding the interview schedule. Before the interview we had our documents verification and followed by a small briefing from our Dean about the college and the course later we we're divided into groups of 10. The interview was divided into 3 phase where first we had a written test in which the interviewer will give a certain topic and you have to express your views. The second stage was the Group Discussion and the final stage was the interview. The results were announced after 15-20 days.
The college has a beautiful infrastructure and even the hostel has the same. The hostel is an 11 storey building which has AC rooms as well as non AC rooms. It also has double sharing triple sharing or single rooms and also have Warden at every floor for security of the students. The hostel even has Wi-Fi facility it has a cafeteria and even a reading room. It has a good parking facility and also a beautiful garden. Even have maid coming for cleaning the rooms everyday.
The college has an alumni committee which has a database of all the alumni students of our college. The alumni used to visit the college and used to interact with the students about the roles and responsibilities that they do undertake and how we should improve and build a core competencies. During the placement drive the alumina used to help us in terms of selecting the company and how to prepare for the same.
The college has great faculties in terms of the educational background as all have done their PhDs and along with that they even know how to guide the students as each student is been given a faculty as a mentor who does help them for studies, placement process, how to prepare themselves for the placement, how to improve in their perspective field.
The management students had to compulsory stay in the hostel therefore we had different set of activities every night to improve in terms of academic Sports and even had different fun activities. We have a computer lab in the college and good library which has all the necessary books and if you want any book you can demand for the same.
We have a trimester and is a closed book examination. The college undertakes internal and external exams and the students are also been evaluated on the basis of projects, presentations, class behavior.
COURSE CURRICULUM OVERVIEW
The college do cover all the necessary topics and course which are important in the current scenario. Apart from the regular course we had interactions with the experts of different fields. It did gave us an mirror to what the corporate world is all about.
Yes, our college do provide internship as a part of the course curriculum we had to complete internship. I wanted to do my internship in Human Resource and we had a placement committee who looks after the placement process as well as the internship. I was an intern with Future Retail for 3 months and I had a great learning experience in terms of how the retail industry works and what are the roles and responsibilities of an HR. I was into recruitment and selection wherein I had been a part of appointing the staffs for different store location and even carried out their joining process.
Our college has different committees like Cultural Committee, Sports Committee, Academic Committee ,Alumni Committee, Guest Lecture Committee, Placement Committee. The role of cultural committee is to celebrate different festivals and provide a platform to showcase the talent of students in terms of dance,singing,poetry etc. This committee stress buster for the students as we have different set of activities arrange for the students. Sports committee looks after different sports events for the students and even organises inter college sports events. The academic committee organises quizzes and activities related to the academic growth of the student.the looming committee looks after the constant interaction between alumni of a college and the students in order to know how the corporate world works.guest lecture committee organises lectures which are been taken by the different experts of different fields to know the corporate culture, its functioning the current trends of the market etc.the placement committee looks after the placement and internship of the students and make sure that there is 100% placement.
LOAN/ SCHOLARSHIP PROVISIONS
The college provides financial support to the students for the research activities and even those who go to different colleges organisation for presenting the papers or for the competitions. The college encourages the student to participate into different activities they have even funded students to go no abroad and present the papers.