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 By Dignitaries From Azure Power – Mr. Surendra Kumar Gupta, Executive Vice President – Operations And Maintenance; Mr. Mohor Sen, Chief Administrative Officer; And Ms. Samitla Subba, General Manager – Marketing And Communications

The Vinod Gupta School of Management, IIT Kharagpur had the privilege of hosting three eminent leaders of Azure Power, India’s leading solar power company under its guest lecture series Pratyaksh on the 13th of November, 2017. The guests who delighted the students with their presence and their informative talks were Mr. Surendra Kumar Gupta, Executive

Guest Lecture By Mr. Sameer Wanchoo, Vice President, Marketing, CavinKare

VGSoM recently had the privilege of hosting Mr. Sameer Wanchoo, Vice President, Marketing, CavinKare for a guest lecture. Having been exposed to the inner machinations of Brand Management, for the vast majority of his stellar career, he was the perfect choice to let people know about how this industry works. Mr Wanchoo had primarily worked

Guest Lecture On “Living Life To The Fullest, Transition From College To Corporate, and Supply Chain Management” by Mr. Srinivas Iyer, Associate Director – Supply Chain At Abbot Nutrition – VGSoM

The Vinod Gupta School of Management, IIT Kharagpur was glad to host Mr. Srinivas Iyer, Associate Director, Supply Chain, Abbott Nutrition (India) on 26th October 2017 under its flagship guest lecture series – ‘Vaarta’. A distinguished corporate leader, Mr. Iyer has over two decades of experience in handling several demanding positions at companies like CEAT,

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 ‘The Choices We Make’ By Mr. Babu Vittal, Head HR, ShopClues

The Vinod Gupta School of Management, IIT Kharagpur was exuberant as it hosted a very dynamic and accomplished leader from the corporate arena – Mr. Babu Vittal, Head HR, ShopClues on the 10th of November 2017. Mr. Vittal was on campus to deliver a guest lecture to the enthusiastic bunch of budding managers of VGSoM

Guest Lecture By Mr. Subir Hazra, Associate Vice President & Head, Strategic Planning, Delhi International Airport At GMR Group – VGSoM

On the 26th of October, 2017, the Vinod Gupta School of Management, IIT Kharagpur had the privilege of hosting Mr. Subir Hazra, Associate Vice President and Head, Strategic Planning, Delhi International Airport Limited at GMR Group, under its flagship guest lecture series ‘Vaarta’. Mr. Hazra, an alumnus of XLRI, Jamshedpur, a conferee of the highly

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