JBIMS – The Untold Story

Mumbai being the financial capital of India and JBIMS located in the heart of the city is what the USP of the college. Its close proximity to several business headquarters serves as an added advantage. The B-school gives a wonderful opportunity to the students to connect with people from the industry. Founded in 1965, JBIMS is one of the oldest management institutions in India. Over the years, JBIMS has given promising leaders to the industry who have become the industry stalwarts because of which JBIMS is also called as the ‘CEO Factory’.

It all started with my name on merit list of JBIMS and I was on cloud nine. Before the announcement of the starting date of college, the flow of assignments started with scary deadlines. My parents were planning for some tour before college and I was completely drowned in completing the assignments. The induction period was the best time anyone can have at JBIMS. With the end of induction, the committee selection process started and after that lectures. The chaotic lecture timings, the exhausting assignments and the presentation schedules hit us severely.  The one who can survive the first semester at JBIMS can survive anything life throws at him/her.

Aditya Birla Group is the third largest Indian private sector conglomerate with its operations in 35 countries globally. The strength of the group lies within its core values which they have maintained since its inception. There are ample of reasons for an employee to choose Aditya Birla Group at any point of their career. I would like to start my management career with Aditya Birla Retail Limited, where a management trainee can expect diverse learning opportunities with the growth of FMCG industry. Working with Aditya Birla Group will bestow me with opportunities to improve the relevant skill sets and improve the learning curve exponentially which will further help the company to achieve quantum growth.

Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies is not just a name, it’s an expression. The learning opportunities which this college provides are unmatchable. The transformation of a student right from the first day of college to the last day of just the first year is amazing. The college faculties’ pushes you to get out of your comfort zone and achieve something. As we have completed our first year, the memories will be cherished for life and we find great pleasure and consider ourselves lucky to be part of this rich legacy.

 

Akshay Mhole

MMS-II, JBIMS

JBIMS Placement Committee

JBIMS was established in 1965 by the University of Mumbai in collaboration with the Stanford Graduate School of Business. JBIMS is considered to be unique in management education as it is firmly rooted in the local soil and capable of articulating the Indian ethos. In the contemporary era, when globalization and liberalization are the buzz words, the institute has (without disturbing the said roots) ordered itself to meet the emerging challenges, sentiments and opportunities that are coming with the new economic order.

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