AKGIM is offering Merit Scholarships

AKGIM is offering Merit Scholarships of 5 Lakh

Ajay Kumar Garg Institute of Management, Ghaziabad, which offers PGDM program, is conducting admission process for the academic year 2011 – 13. The number of seats in Ajay Kumar Garg Institute of Management, Ghaziabad is 120. The fee for the institute is 5 Lakh.

The program is AICTE approved. The last date to apply is 15th May, 2011. The candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of the scores of CAT, MAT or XAT.

The shortlisted candidates will have to appear for Group Discussion and Personal Interview processes. The last date to apply for Admission 2011 is 15th May, 2011. The session will commence from July 2011.

Talking about the unique feature of the MBA institute, Dr. Rajiv R Thakur, Director, Ajay Kumar Garg Institute of Management said, “The USP of our institute is practice – oriented learning, contextual to business as well as the society.

Curriculum design, pedagogy, activity orientation, and a closer industry interface.”

Based on the merit of the students, the students of AKGIM are given scholarships of 5 Lakh under the CSR initiative of the institute.

The MBA institute also facilitates loans for the students with local branches of Bank of Baroda and State Bank of India.

“This is perhaps one and only scholarship of its kind offered by any institute in India. The students have to register themselves free of cost on AKGIM website www.akgim.edu.in and submit certain information based on which the merit list shall be drawn up.

All the details regarding, parameters, scores, registration are available on the website,” said Dr. Thakur.

Dr. Thakur also mentioned that in order to promote merit and quality intake, AKGIM also offers scholarships up to 1 Lakh for B. Tech and non – B.Tech students joining the PGDM program of AKGIM.

The B – School is located in Ghaziabad and it has its own advantage. “The B – school has all the advantages associated with Delhi NCR, namely, industrial hubs like Ghaziabad, NOIDA, Gurgaon, Faridabad, Meerut, Moradabad, Hapur and beyond, high quality industry practitioners and eminent faculty pool, melting point for students from across the country, a bigger and vibrant market exposure, Govt. and PSUs,” said Dr. Thakur.

AKGIM is a relatively new MBA institute which was established in 2008. For the first two batches, the placements were 100 per cent.

For the MBA aspirants, who would like to take admission in AKGIM Ghaziabad, Dr. Thakur said, “The institute would insist the aspirants to visit AKGIM campus and talk to faculty, students and staff for the real picture to understand.”