Dr. Rajiv Thakur,Talks About Why Studying At Jaipuria Noida Has Become Such A Hit With The Current Generation
Dr. Rajiv Thakur took over as Director of Jaipuria Institute of Management, Noida, in March this year. Having now settled well into his new role (prior to this he was the Director of Jaipuria Jaipur), Dr. Thakur has put in place a number of ‘Gen Y’-compliant initiatives. A PhD in Economics and an MBA from IIT-Delhi, before shifting to academia Dr. Thakur worked with the media industry for over 10 years and was associated with one of India’s leading media conglomerates at a senior managerial position. As an academician, Dr. Thakur has held prestigious appointments in the education industry. He has been actively involved in MDPs and research, and has published research papers in international/national journals, as well as presented them at international conferences.
“My Swiss sojourn is a milestone in my life.”
Summer University 2013 was a life changing experience for me. Jaipuria Noida’s exchange programme with HEIG-VD in Yverdon les Bains, Switzerland, helps students understand the differences between companies and their functioning in Switzerland, China and India. Only four students were chosen for the exchange programme, and I was thrilled to be one of them. The day we reached Switzerland, we were given a warm welcome by the faculty coordinator from the Swiss University (HEIG-VD), Prof. Laurance Larghi. The professor, after having made introductions, left us with French Survival Classes, and our astonishing journey of 25 days beganRead more
“The first stipend of life is always the big deal,” says an excited Ajay, Class of 2015, Jaipuria Institute of Management, currently interning with Marg Compusoft Pvt. Ltd.
Summer Internship Placements (SIPs) are the highlight for management programs because of the real corporate world experience they offer to students. And who better to know that than Ajay Kumar of Jaipuria Institute of Management, who got placed with Marg Compusoft Pvt. Ltd. Interning with a reputable firm in itself is a big deal for Ajay, who grew up in Bokaro Steel City, Jharkhand. He believes that his SIP has opened up a world of new experiences. Ajay is working with the company as a summer trainee on a Reseller and Referral partner development project. “Besides that”, he says, “I am also conducting research to determine customers’ opinions on Marg’s product and services. I am also assisting the seniors in designing and executing various marketing campaigns”. As you can see, Ajay feels that his time with Marg Compusoft Pvt. Ltd. is going to become an absolutely fantastic learning experience.Read more
“My industry experience helps me establish and deliver the connection between theory and practice.” – Dr. Pratibha Wasan
If there is one word that defines Dr. Pratibha Wasan, it has to be ‘Excellence’. Dr. Wasan’s tryst with excellence began much before she moved the academia. Way back in 2003, as a greenhorn business consultant at HCL Infosystems, young Pratibha – straight out of a top notch B-school – was awarded the ‘Excellence in Performance’ award with barely two years of service under her belt. It is this spirit of delivering quality that Dr. Pratibha Wasan has been bringing everyday to her classrooms over the last nine years.Read more
“MBA teaches you the value of out-of-the-box thinking and how to go about it” says Vedant Vashishta recent alumnus, currently working with Carlsberg Pvt. Ltd
“It is easy to sit in an air-conditioned classroom and receive lectures on marketing, finance and various other subjects; however, it’s very difficult to actually go out in the field and perform.” These are the words of Vedant Vashistha, a PGDM batch 2012-14 alumnus from Jaipuria Institute of Management, Noida. He was placed with Carlsberg Pvt. Ltd. India as a Key accounts executive during campus recruitment. He has been with the organization for almost a year and is looking forward to an exciting journey ahead.Read more
Geetika Goyal, the small-town girl from Moradabad, on the threshold of big success at Zomato
Geetika Goyal’s is the story of a small-town girl with dreams of big cities. Born in Moradabad, Uttar Pradesh, Geetika had the opportunity to spend 12 years in a hostel in Dehradun till she finished tenth standard. Thereafter, on the basis of sheer hard work and academic excellence, Geetika finished her engineering and joined Wipro. “I got placed in-campus in Wipro after finishing my engineering, and I worked there for a period of one year in the Hyderabad campus. But my working at a multinational company made me realise how important a management degree is in the work space.” So was the shift from professional life to academics once again and this time at Jaipuria Institute of Management, Noida.Read more
Jaipuria Noida hosts annual fest – Udaan 2014!
Udaan is the annual festival of Jaipuria Institute of Management held in the spirit of combining learning with fun. Over the years, Udaan has developed into a brand in the region and attracts participation from several institutes. Udaan 2014 beautifully carried the tradition of previous years in a very ’2014ish’ chic ensemble.Read more