Hughes Communication India Limited has launched 4th Batch of EXECUTIVE PROGRAM IN INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS (EPIB) in collaboration with Indian Institute of Management Calcutta, after successful completion of three batches.
The one year program will start from June 2012 and will bring together IIM -C's reputed faculty along with IIMC to help students across India with course content specific to International business management to help create a successful professional tailor-made for the Indian corporate ecosystem.
Using a pragmatic and result-oriented philosophy, IIM-C professors will employ a variety of teaching methodologies that will include formal lectures, case studies, team and individual presentations, role-play and negotiations, action learning, group-discussions and workshops on specific aspects of communications and creative brief writing. Students will also get to learn and use numerous tactical/implementation modules related to Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management, International Finance and Accounting, Multilateral Organizations and Geopolitics, Export Procedure, Documentation and EXIM Policy, Shipping and Import Management.
Additionally, the program provides participants an opportunity to interact with industry thought leaders to get practical perspectives and tips on managing international business. Students will also get opportunities for discussions with professionals and peers from organizations facing a diverse set of management challenges. In just one year, this intensive program will aim at filling in the knowledge gaps in essential communication disciplines to facilitate the transition of functional specialists into more all-rounded generalists with a host of general marketing skills.
To keep pace with today's requirement where globalization, internet and hyper competition has dramatically re-shaped the market, there has been some key additions to the content in the program like - International Cross Management strategy, HRM Strategy, International financial Strategy & Risk Management, Forex Management strategies, International corporate finance & Global Mergers, International corporate finance & Global Mergers, Acquisition & Joint ventures, Cross Culture & Leadership strategies, Strategic brand management, Strategies for managing retail business that help the participants to compete in international Market.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Rajpreet Singh, Director, Marketing & Sales of Hughes Global Education said, "EPIB program has been designed to meet the requirements of executives who are moving towards strategic decision making roles in their respective organizations. With increasing globalization and organizations operating across continents, there is an ever increasing need to acquire necessary skills in the area of international Business strategy and EPIB program has been tailored to meet those specific needs of the future leaders. The program would be focusing on concepts related to Global Marketing, Finance, Strategy, Logistics, Supply Chain, M&A, JV, Acquisitions and designed to help develop future leaders in the space. "
The eligibility criteria for applicants includes working professionals/self-employed with more than 2 years of work experience post completion of graduation and Graduates (10+2+3) in any discipline with min. 50% marks aggregate - considering results of all years (e.g. 3 or 4 together) recognized by UGC/AICTE.
Added, Prof. Rama Seth,Program Director Indian Institute of Management Calcutta, "The specialized one year program combines with IIMC's best-in-breed teaching-learning methodologies to equip students with international business learning. The focus is on imparting lessons through courseware that includes real life case-studies and practical sessions to ensure that students emerge as skilled professionals, armed with the necessary tools and knowledge to manage brands in the digital-age."
The course will be offered through the Interactive Onsite Learning (IOL) platform of Hughes Global Education, a leader in Executive Education in India. The platform seamlessly integrates the strengths and advantages of the traditional method of education with the latest in technology. Using a very powerful interface, Hughes Global Education enables the education community to reach out to students, corporates and working professionals throughout India with highly interactive sessions using video, voice and data.
Hughes Global Education already has more than 25,000 students adopt its platform across 155 classrooms in 75 cities spread by length and breadth across the country and 8 academic partner institutes to improve their skill sets and move up the value chain within their organizations.
About Hughes Communications India Limited
Hughes Communications India Limited is India's leading provider of broadband networks. The company provides broadband satellite networks and services for enterprises, governments and small businesses. Hughes encompasses all broadband solutions and managed services from Hughes, bridging the best of satellite and terrestrial technologies. It pioneered and is the leading provider of several new services and applications such as interactive distance learning and rural networks for bringing the benefits of broadband to the underserved markets.
Hughes Global Education, a business segment of Hughes Communications India, provides platform on technology based Education through real time Interactive Onsite Learning (IOL). The platform seamlessly integrates the strengths and advantages of traditional methods of education with the latest in technology through live, interactive, real-time, two way video, voice and data interaction / exchange.
To know more about HCIL, visit www.hugheseducation.com
About Indian Institute of Calcutta
The Indian Institute of Management Calcutta (IIMC) was established as the first national institute for Post-Graduate studies and Research in Management by the Government of India in November 1961 in collaboration with Alfred P. Sloan School of Management (MIT), the Government of West Bengal, The Ford Foundation and Indian industry. During its initial years, several prominent faculty formed part of its nucleus, including Jagdish Sheth, J. K. Sengupta, among others.
Over the years, IIMC has grown into a mature institution with global reputation, imparting high quality management education. It has been playing a pioneering role in professionalising Indian management through its Post Graduate and Doctoral level programs, Executive Training Programs, Research and Consulting Activities.
Today, the institute serves as an autonomous body, continually evolving to meet its goals in an ever-changing business environment.
The vision of the Institute is to emerge as an International Centre of Excellence in all facets of Management Education, rooted in Indian ethos and societal values. Over the past four decades, IIM Calcutta has blossomed into one of Asia's finest Business Schools. Its strong ties to the business community make it an effective mechanism for the promotion of professional management practices in Indian organizations. Today, IIM Calcutta attracts the best talent in India - a melting pot of academia, industry and research. The best and brightest young men and women pursue its academic programs.
The residential experience is a foundation of the IIMC culture, which includes teamwork and the building of lifelong relationships. Students and partners live on or near campus, making social events and shared activities a way of life.
From our core curriculum of general management skills to advanced electives and seminars, our students have exceptional access to a preeminent faculty of thought leaders, all of whom teach in the MBA program.
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