To meet India's growing professional skill demand, Vivekananda Institute of Professional Studies (VIPS) www.vips.edu which offers courses in Law, Journalism and Information Technology to over 3,000 students, launched a two year full time A.I.C.T.E. accredited management program, program under Delhi School of Business (dsb.edu.in). DSB will offer a dynamic curriculum that not only responds to market needs but also anticipates them. Both theory and application are brought into the classroom through learner-centric pedagogy and high quality teaching.
Located in Pitampura, West Delhi, DSB has been launched after 12 years of intense research on business management & administration by Dr. SC Vats, an eminent educationist philanthropist and former member of the Delhi Legislative Assembly. Dr. Vats is driven by the passion to bring to bear Swami Vivekananda's philosophy of education - unveil perfection, already in man - to seek wisdom. Registration for the first batch (June 2013-2015) of 120 students is open by submitting test scores for CAT/GMAT/CMAT/MAT. Applicants can also submit more than one test score.
DSB is committed to exposing students to international environments for development of their global perspective on business. All DSB-PGDBM students who complete a 4 module enhancement program will get an additional Professional Certification in International Business through National University of Singapore (NUS) Extension certification program (ranked 2nd in Asia & 25th in the world) at no added cost. A week long immersion visit to Singapore to expose management students to the dynamic business environment in Singapore and rest of Asia is offered separately.
DSB has put together a professional team of global and Indian experts to run the management school. It has recently appointed Dr. Rachel Davis (Ph.D) as its Dean. Dr. Davis has a Ph.D. from the US and has spent several years as a professor at the Stern School of Business, New York University and at the National University of Singapore Business School. Dr. Davis brings strong expertise and experience of 20+ years in the best education hubs across the world. DSB faculty will comprise of professors from the top 15 B schools in India.
Sharing the rationale behind setting up of DSB, Dr. SC Vats, Chairman and founder of Delhi School of Business said, "With a learner-centric innovative experiential pedagogy, international standard faculty, constant research and dynamic cutting-edge curriculum based on global insights, DSB aims to meet the growing need for skilled higher education in the Indian education sector and bring true a meaning of education, where "teaching" is replaced with "learning" and the focus is growth of wholesome individuals. We are committed to bringing together the best academic, technological and infrastructural resources to benefit our students' learning experience."
Dr. Rachel Davis, Dean, DSB, said, "Modernization, industrialization, globalization, urbanization, the demographic transition, political transformation, socio-cultural transformation, the information revolution, the media revolution and more are all taking place simultaneously all over India. In the not too distant future the cumulative impact of all of these transformations will be experienced by all of us in India but mostly by you the younger generation. The older generation has a responsibility to prepare the younger generation to meet these transformational challenges. DSB will prepare students for a future of tremendous change and tremendous possibilities. Our programs are more than stepping stones they provide students a launch pad for their future careers."
About Delhi School of Business
Delhi School of Business is management school launched by Vivekananda Institute of Professional Studies (VIPS) after 12 years of intense research on business management & administration. Launched by Dr. SC Vats, an eminent educationist philanthropist and former member of the Delhi Legislative, DSB Assembly, the school is founded on Swami Vivekananda's philosophy of education - unveil perfection, already in man - to seek wisdom. Registration for the first batch (June 2013 -2015) of 120 students has begun. For more information, visit www.//dsb.edu.in.
About Vivekananda Institute of Professional Studies (VIPS)
Located in Pitampura, Delhi, VIPS offers courses in Law, Journalism and Information Technology to over 3,000 students. VIPS is a "learning institution" as well as a "teaching institution". It brings the best industry and academics by creating new work ethos with perfect blend of western science with Indian values. For more details visit www.vipsedu.in.
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