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IIBS announces appointment of Prof. N S Ramaswamy as 'Chief Mentor'

Prof. N S Ramaswamy is the Former Founder Director of IIM, Bangalore

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International Institute of Business Studies (IIBS), one of the fastest growing B-School in India, has announced that it has appointed Prof. N S Ramaswamy, Former Founder Director of IIM, Bangalore as its “Chief Mentor”. Prof. N S Ramaswamy, with his vast experience in Management Education, would guide IIBS in its vision to become one among the top Business Schools in India with special focus on Ethical Values as an integral part of management studies.

IIBS is a well recognized B-School offering  2 years full time MBA (the Specializations available being Marketing, Finance, HR & IT) and the 2 years full time PGPBM (the Specializations available being Retail, Banking and Insurance, Hospitality Management & International Business) across all its 3 campuses at  Bangalore, Kolkata & Noida. The institute had recently announced 100% Internship Placement for the 2009-11 batch of students.

Dr.Jay Prakash, Chairman of IIBS, said “We are extremely honored to have a Legend in the field of Management like Prof. N S Ramaswamy as our Chief Mentor. I am extremely confident that IIBS and its students would be vastly benefited by his mentorship”.

Prof. N S Ramaswamy, was the first Professor of Management in the University System and taught in Bajaj Institute of Management of Bombay University in 1952. He brought new dimensions to Management Education by taking Management Science to hitherto neglected sectors of the economy, such as Transport, Power, Education, Health, Agriculture, Rural Development, Public Administration, Political System, etc. Recognising his pioneering contribution, Government of India appointed him as National Research Professor in Management, one of the twelve Professors for all fields in the country.

After retirement from IIM, Bangalore, he established two NGOs, namely CARTMAN, where he carries forward his work on Rural Development, Environment, Ecology and Appropriate Technology, and Indian Heritage Academy, where programmes on yoga, meditation, music, dance, lectures on philosophy, culture, Faculty Development programme, Leadership Development Programme etc. are being held.

About IIBS
The International Institute of Business Studies aims to prepare a global talent engine, capable of bringing success in any business environment.

It also aims to establish a fresh direction for education and resume a new approach towards enhancing the prospect of employability. In addition, IIBS conducts various symposiums, workshops and conferences, to build up leadership capabilities. Through a holistic approach towards professional development the IIBS seeks to build a global network among the management students, industry and society at large.

In tune with its vision & mission, IIBS keeps its focus to the aspiring students from all strata of the society across the geographical boundaries in expanding their horizon. In this noble cause of transformation processes, we accept one & all irrespective of their academic & professional present level. This process involves a gradual upward movement of everyone with enhancement of knowledge, improvement of skill & fine-tuning of attitude with Business Reality Simulation Strategy. Experiential learning brings-in effective changes as expected by the corporate world.

Acceding to demands across India, IIBS has expanded its quality higher educational facility apart from Bangalore at different locations like Noida & Kolkata, by looking into best possible location advantages at all these centres. These campuses represent the corporate hubs in India other than Bangalore where corporate activities are at its peak.

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First Published: Tue, January 25 2011. 19:20 IST