NIS L.I.V.E., a division of NIS Sparta Ltd. (a Reliance ADA Group company) in collaboration with Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneshwar (XIMB) is beginning its 5th batch of Post Graduate Certificate in Business Management (PGCBM). The course is open to all working professionals and can be pursued from The NIS Academy centres across the country through Video Conferencing technology. This tie-up effectively brings together NIS Sparta’s reach and XIMB’s educational expertise.
The 1 year course costing Rs 1, 50,000, will be provided through video conferencing with flexible timings to working executives across India. The fees is payable in 3 installments and the participants will have an option to avail education loan from HDFC bank for the purpose of the course.
So far over 500 working professionals from key industries such as Power; Banking, Financial Services and Insurance; and IT have benefited from the programme. The launch of the 5th batch of PGCBM reflects the growing interest among working professionals to enhance their careers. The program is meant for individuals and also the organizations desirous of enhancing skills of their workforce that may be spread across multiple locations in India.
Highlighting the significance of the partnership, Mr. Manoj Chawla, Senior Vice President and Head, Employability Solutions Group, NIS Sparta said, “In today’s competitive environment, an additional degree not only gives an edge over others but also equips one with the required skill which is the demand of each and every industry today. NIS Sparta Ltd., by providing this certificate course from one of the top management institutes gives the opportunity to the working professionals to hone their career at their convenient time and place doing full justice to their jobs.” He further added, “NIS Sparta has made great strides in creating technology backbone and is poised to bring education to every doorstep in every city. This is one of the early efforts by the Academy and more such initiatives are lined up in the future.”
Highlighting the key aspects of PGCBM, Fr. (Dr.) P.T. Joseph, SJ, Director, XIMB, said, “This course is not only a high end, value added management programme for the working executives but also fulfills their aspiration for management education that ultimately boosts their career development. The PGCBM course of XIMB is a robust academic programme with a strong focus on learning key concepts of business management which further provide a working executive with the right platform for implementing his or her business ideas and initiatives in a more structured and focused framework.” He further added, “XIMB with its world class faculty and rich academic resources, backed by a strong 24X7 online learning environment would facilitate the ideal grooming of a working executive into a knowledgeable and skilled business manager of the 21st century.”