Author: VGSoM IIT Kharagpur

The Vinod Gupta School of Management is a business school in India. It was established in 1993 at IIT Kharagpur and was the first management school to be setup within the IIT system. It was initiated by a distinguished alumnus and a Life Time Fellow of the Institute, Vinod Gupta. VGSoM started in 1993 with a $2-million endowment from a distinguished alumnus of IIT Kharagpur, Mr.Vinod Gupta, matched by liberal support from the Government of India, to provide future business leaders with the ability to understand and leverage the advantages of technology for managing successful businesses in the knowledge driven era. The foundation stone of the School was laid by the then President of India, late Dr. Shankar Dayal Sharma in July 1994, and the School moved to its fine new building in December 1996. The school of management at IIT Kharagpur was the first of its kind in the country.

Guest Lecture On “Application Of Classroom Learning In The Corporate World” by Mr. Sudeep Goswami, Director & GM – GSI Sales, Dell India

The Vinod Gupta School of Management, IIT Kharagpur was delighted to host Mr. Sudeep Goswami, Director & GM – GSI Sales, Dell India on the 11th of October, 2017 under its flagship guest lecture series, Vaarta.     An alumnus of esteemed institutions such as IIT Varanasi and IIM Bangalore, Mr. Goswami has shouldered several

HR Conclave At VGSoM, IIT Kharagpur Focuses On Disruptive Technologies Adopted By Corporates

Today, businesses and economies are witnesses to a multitude of disruptive changes of unprecedented magnitudes and frequencies. In such dynamic times as these, the million-dollar questions are – How do the human resources of corporates align with such phenomenal changes? How do they who stand at the adoption end of the spectrum of disruption find

Guest Lecture On ‘Experiencing The New Age Intelligence’ By Mr. Ashwin Gaidhani, Senior Manager, CTO Themes, Wipro Limited

On the 14th of September 2017, the Vinod Gupta School of Management had the privilege of hosting Mr. Ashwin Gaidhani, Senior Manager, CTO Themes at Wipro Limited under its newly launched guest lecture series Pratyaksh. After completing a program in Mechanical Engineering, Mr. Gaidhani went on to work with industry majors like General Electronics, Genpact,

Guest Lecture On ‘Why We Run’ By Mr. Sanjay Modi, Managing Director – APAC And Middle East, Monster.com

The Vinod Gupta School of Management, IIT Kharagpur was delighted to host Mr. Sanjay Modi, Managing Director, APAC and the Middle East, Monster.com on campus on the 8th of September, 2017. Mr. Modi, an alumnus of IMT Ghaziabad, has over 2 decades of corporate experience and spearheads Monster.com’s strategy for revolutionizing the way of connecting

Guest Lecture On The “First Globalisation Experience” By Mr. Ravi Kant, Former Vice Chairman And Managing Director, Tata Motors

On 11th October 2017, the Vinod Gupta School of Management, IIT Kharagpur had the privilege of hosting Mr. Ravi Kant, former Vice Chairman and Managing Director of Tata Motors for a guest lecture.  Mr. Ravi Kant is an alumnus of IIT Kharagpur and is soon to join his alma mater as a distinguished professor. Post

Inside The Alumni Committee – VGSoM, IIT Kharagpur

Robert Kiyosaki once said “The most successful people in the world look for and build networks. Everyone else looks for work”. Networking today, cannot be underestimated, and especially so for an MBA graduate. The baby steps in this journey begin with the alumni.   The VGSoM Alumni Committee is responsible for creating, nurturing and maintaining