Happy Valentine's people! Love is in the air, and also in the b schools. Valentine’s Day might be a consumerist scheme to drain your wallets of your hard-earned money, but it also brings with it some very sweet stories of individuals who will make you believe that love truly does exist. Contrary to popular belief, b schools aren’t just a drudge of assignments and presentations; you can always squeeze in a little bit of romance. From stories that are nothing short of being a Bollywood film, to stories that are sure to stretch a smile across your face, we bring you some heartwarming love stories from b schools across India. Read on!
Check out these heartwarming love stories:
“You’re crazy if you think this will work.”
“Focus on your career. Relationships will come and go.”
“They could cheat on you, you know?”
- Check out how b-school tests everything you believed in and what happens next!
#pyaartodhokahai. Really? Check out this cute, relatable short story!
Don't all campuses have this one lovey-dovey couple who are amazing together? People say opposites attract but shared interests and goals can lead to insane chemistry. Watch this video of two lovebirds and JBIMS students who talk about their life at a b-school and how they found a companion in one another.
This one is a story from one of the topmost b-schools based in Mumbai, and while such stories may be true on any campus, I want to share this story because I know people can relate to it.
"She was hot. He was hunky. Both were young and available to be taken."
The two protagonists of this story have least in common – different countries, antipodean holy places, specializations as different as chalk and cheese; but one thing which was common between them was - both were fresh college graduates.
- Pramod Gupta, SCMHRD, on why one should experience love at b-school.
This is the campus romance story of a couple at NITIE Mumbai, where they talk about how love changed their lives and even helped them get jobs in their dream companies!
Check out this video to get some relationship tips, and to know more about the "ROI of Love".
“Throughout the night, my eyes kept following her wherever she went. Only once did I get to talk to her. She was standing by herself in the corner catching her breath. I went up to her and asked her if she was fine. She said “I am always fine.” and gave me a smile that didn’t go with her lie. Then she went to get another drink from a stranger she had never talked to before.”
- Check out this love tryst from IIFT Delhi.
From falling in love, to getting friendzoned, to falling back in love, check out this story that takes you through the highs and lows of an IIM Lucknow students b-school experience. Fate is strange, but maybe some of us are really fated to be, as this story shows.
During a girls gossip session in a wing… these girls realized that every guy at IIM B has a girlfriend on campus or claims to have one outside the campus. Sadly, both might not be true. So here’s your guide by a fellow IIM B student, a girl, telling you how to get yourself a girlfriend. Also, learn the STP framework while you’re at it.
A different kind of love story this. From dreaming of getting into a b-school, to actually getting into one, and they lived happily ever after.
Maybe we all have stories within our lives that could have ended differently. Maybe we all give up on life too soon, or sometimes, too late. Maybe it all comes down to whether we will try again, or let it all go. Maybe it’s about courage. Maybe it’s about perseverance. Maybe it’s all about believing in a person.
So you and your respective girlfriend/ boyfriend decide to attempt and crack the CAT together. But what happens when just one of you clears it? What happens when it seems that life seems to throw you curveballs? Check out this Karan’s story of getting into IIM K, while going through these odds!
Happy Valentine's Day Once Again Folks!