Students will agree that it’s hard to get enrolled at their dream college. Deciding between the chosen course and the ideal college is a challenge that most students face at least once in their academic life. However, if you are an aspiring student ready for Management or IT for a career, then The Knowledge Review can help you out by recommending I.T.S- Institute of Technology and Science.
Established in 1995, the institute aims to impart quality education in the field of Management and IT. It is an arm of I.T.S-The Education Group, which aims to make an incessant endeavor to create a learning process in response to changing managerial paradigm. The Group is committed to a distinctive obligation to nurture the required skills and imbibe confidence among the students by their overall development through academic rigor, and learning opportunities by implementing, co-curricular activities including workshops, seminars, conferences, inter-institutional fest, etc.
The Group is also committed to bring research-oriented knowledge and to trigger curiosity in the minds of its scholars that would bring an evolutionary and revolutionary change in the way they perceive and apply knowledge.
The Mastermind Behind
The institute is founded by the dynamic Chairman Dr. R.P. Chadha who has nurtured his vision for the I.T.S. group over these years, which has now blossomed into an establishment and a name to reckon within the country. ITS Group has been consistently scaling new heights under the exemplary leadership of Sh. Arpit Chadha, the Vice Chairman of ITS The Education Group. He is a leader who along with dynamic vision and innovative ideas, also possesses a strong value system.
Under his tremendous leadership, the group has earned awards such as ASSOCHAM Innovation and Employability & Education Excellence Award – 2019 for “Best B School for Promoting Industry-Academia Interface” at Kolkata; Most Preferred UG/PG Institute of the Year Award- 2019 by ASSOCHAM conferred by Bharat Ratna, Padma Vibhushan & His Excellency Ex-President Shri Pranab Mukherjee.
On a personal level, he has also received numerous awards such as Dewang Mehta National Education Award for Encouraging Leadership 2016; Bharat Excellence Award by Friendship Forum of India (FFI); International Gold Star Award by Business Initiative Directions (BID); All India Excellence Award by All India Excellence Award Association and Young India Achievement Award.
The institute offers Post Graduate Diploma in Management (2 years), Master of Business Administration (2 years), Master of Computer Application (3 years), and Master of Computer Application (2 years). Also, the PGDM program is equivalent to MBA by the Association of Indian Universities.
I.T.S offers a specialization course in Finance comprising Management of Financial Services, Insurance & Risk Management, Financial Statement Analysis, Bank Management, Merger Acquisition & Corporate Restructuring, Security Analysis & Portfolio Management. The list further adds Financial Modeling, Derivatives & Risk Management, Investment Banking, Project Appraisal & Finance, Corporate Taxation, and Personnel Wealth Management.
This PGDM/MBA specialization in Finance brings out opportunities for those who wish to imprint their marks on the industry. They attain quality education in mathematics, economics, and financial theory.
All these programs are accredited by the National Board of Accreditations. Further, the institute enjoys the approval of AICTE, Government of India and international accreditation with IAO, USA. Adding to that, the National Assessment and Accreditation Council accredits I.T.S with ‘A’ grade and the institute itself is certified as ISO 9001:2015.
Through diverse extra-curricular and co-curricular activities, I.T.S fosters all-round development and enhancement of knowledge in students. Further, the school has international tie-ups for specially designed courses to enhance their employability skills. For industrial exposure, the institution organizes strong industry-academic linkage through frequent visits of senior business personalities/ corporate leaders/ Alumni on the campus.
During the MBA itself, scholars can undertake internships in Finance allowing them to explore the program more and decide whether a career in Finance is right for them or not. Consequently, this leads them to commence a respectable career as Financial Analyst, Valuation, Portfolio Manager, Project Analysis, and so on.
A Plethora of Opportunities
The institute trains students in a way that enables them to stand on their own feet. After graduation, the alumni are able to think strategically with an entrepreneurial approach. “They are being molded to do critical thinking and develop their analytical and people skills. In the next three years, I see ITS’ians growing in their careers, helping companies to enter newer businesses and then these intrapreneurs will then go on to start ventures of their own 5-10 years down the lane”, asserts Vice Chairman.
The institute is of the opinion that industry practices have a great demand for ‘soft skills’. Arpit concluded, “Skills such as communication and teamwork work in particular from our young Management Graduates and we at ITS realize this and have made it an integral part of curriculum and evaluation at the same time.”
The Road Ahead
For the future, the institute plans to pursue excellence in three major areas i.e. academic excellence, personal values & ethics, and social concern. Moreover, various plans are aimed at bringing more opportunities for students through Global Management programs and offer the first-hand experience of global organizations to shape Global Business Leaders.