ICFAI Business School is a renowned name in the list of best business schools in India. ICFAI Business School (IBS) was started in 1995 and since then it has been providing a great academic atmosphere and infrastructure to its students. Along with 2 years MBA/PGPM program, it also offers a Ph.D. program to students. ICFAI Business School (IBS) has proved its’ academic excellence in both programs by receiving many awards and appreciation in recent times.
In a survey done in 2021 by best Business Schools in India, ICFAI Business School (IBS) is ranked 12th in the list of top 100 private Business Schools in India. It is also ranked 25th among the list of government and private institutions all over India.
Case-study-based method of teaching helps in crisis management
The uniqueness of ICFAI Business School (IBS) is that it provides case-based learning or case-method teaching. Today’s professional world is full of challenges. ICFAI Business School (IBS) prepares the students to face real-time situations by enabling them with problem-solving abilities. Only theoretical knowledge will not help the students to be better professionals in the real world. So, ICFAI Business School (IBS) provides immense scope for students to be better managers and leaders in the corporate sector.
Case method teaching helps the students to learn, analyze, and understand a diverse variety of problems in the corporate field and teaches them to handle those problems strategically.
In the case-study method, students are given real-time situation, asked to come up with solutions, present it in the classroom and discuss the same. This approach helps the students to face real-time situations confidently and equips them for the real world.
Case-based learning also prepares the management students for decision-making and helps to grapple them with complex problems in the professional world. Thus they can manage crises better than those who do not have any such practical knowledge and experience.
In today’s professional world one who can resolve issues faster wins all the praise and appreciation and becomes an asset to the company. And those who lag lose many opportunities despite having knowledge and skill set in their domain.
Value of IBS’ case studies
Students in ICFAI Business School (IBS) are encouraged to interact with the companies directly to gain information or collect through published sources and know the problems in-depth. Case-study analysis helps them to know the real challenges faced by managers every day at work.
ICFAI Business School (IBS) provides students with different variety of case studies that are not only relevant to Indian but to foreign contexts as well. Many management colleges in India do not focus on the issues that are found in the ICFAI Business School (IBS) case studies.
The case studies found in the ICFAI Business School (IBS) course curriculum are specially developed by a team with good knowledge and many years of experience. ICFAI Business School (IBS) also received many rewards and recognition for case studies.
MBA/PGPM in India provides scope for students in enhancing their entrepreneurial skills, and equips them in decision-making, to understand the basics of identifying, analyzing, and tackling crises. Students can transform themselves into leaders if they are aware of the problems that arise in the firms and know how to deal with them. ICFAI Business School (IBS) since its’ inception has the strength of transforming students into good managers and leaders by giving them ample scope to know the scenario of the corporate sector.
There has been a lot of evolution in the field of management studies with the change in the pattern of organization in terms of operation and function. ICFAI Business School (IBS) collaborates with national and international firms for training students to become decision-makers. In today’s competitive world, firms prioritize those who understand and have knowledge and training in multiple areas as it is cost-effective and less time-consuming for the corporates. ICFAI Business School (IBS) thus builds a network with the industries and designs its curriculum accordingly to equip its students for the future.
ICFAI Business School (IBS) has some tailored programs with big companies like Infosys, JP Morgan, HDFC, and many more. Students are trained before joining the companies and even after the placement. There is a Summer Internship program in any MBA/PGPM course in India but ICFAI Business School gives due importance to this program as students get a lot of opportunities to explore challenges and gauge their strengths and weaknesses before they finally join the companies. The students get ample time to prepare themselves as future leaders. They work with the project managers of different firms and are mentored by professors from the business school.
ICFAI Business School (IBS) offers courses that not only teach students influential skills, negotiation skills, using power, and becoming more marketable, but also take care of the EQ development of their students. The B-school gives importance to soft skill development because a natural leader possesses this trait. It emphasizes the idea that leaders should have empathy for their people. The sense that those who work under them are people and not just mere facilitators for driving the organization. This is what guarantees the success quotient of the organization.
ICFAI Business School (IBS) has always kept itself at par with the changing time and demands and designed its curriculum which prepares the students for tomorrow. It has made its mark in the field of management studies in India.