Nov 28 The Value added courses for PGDM
The Value added courses for PGDM
At MATS Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship (MIME) which has consistently ranked as one of the best B-Schools from 2003 also offers value-added courses to its students. Students at MIME get holistic 360 degree exposure. The MIME Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PDGM) transforms theory into practice. MIME students get trained in how to handle the business and also helps in improving their soft skills. Here, teaching is not only confined to the classroom learning but students get exposure by applying the classroom concepts in the projects practically. There are various value-added courses which are available for PDGM students. Listed below are some of the courses.
Business English Certificate (BEC)
The Business English Certificate (BEC), a University of Cambridge (UK) examination offered in India by British Council is an internationally recognized English language qualification for learners wishing to use English for the purpose of international business.
The BEC levels are:
- 1. BEC Preliminary
- 2. BEC Vantage
- 3. BEC Higher
Institute of Financial Accountants
On successful completion of the PGDM Program offered by MIME, students will be eligible for accesses to membership at Associate Status.
Microsoft Office Specialist
A Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification helps validate proficiency in using Microsoft Office 2010 and meets the demand for the most up-to-date skills on the latest Microsoft technologies. Candidates who pass the certification exam matches the globally recognized performance standards.
- 1. Builds confidence to face job interviews
- 2. Increases efficiency in work productivity
- 3. Ability to negotiate higher salaries as a result of the high-level computer skills
Learning and Employability Advancement Program
The program is uniquely devised to prepare the students to excel in corporate campus recruitment initiatives. The program also aims to bridge the gap between academics and corporate requirements. The training modules are carefully developed with multiple hours of research by industry experts to up skill the students based on the requirements of the corporate world. The program also helps to create self-employment opportunities through intensive Industry knowledge and training comprising of technical and entrepreneurial skills and provide more earning opportunities.
The program offers three modules namely
- 1. Alpha Module : A beginner’s program to the financial market
- 2. Delta Module : Certification courses, providing greater insight to the market dynamics
- 3. Omega Module : A guide to encourage young entrepreneurs who wish to start a business in the financial industry
National Institute of Securities Markets (NISM)
In pursuance of the announcement made by the finance minister in his Budget Speech in February 2005, Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) established the National Institute of Securities Markets (NISM) in Mumbai. SEBI, by establishing NISM, has articulated the desire expressed by the Indian government to promote securities market education and research.
NISM Series 7: Securities Operations & Risk Management Certification
NISM Series 5A : Mutual Fund Distributors Certification
NSE's Certification in Financial Markets (NCFM)
NCFM is an online testing and certification program. It tests the practical knowledge and skills required to operate in the financial markets. Tests are conducted in a secure and unbiased manner and certificates are awarded based on merit of the candidate to qualifying the online test.
Advanced Wealth Management Course
The Advanced Wealth Management Course (Postgraduate Diploma in Financial Advising has been renamed as Advanced Wealth Management Course with effect from June 2011 examination) has been introduced with technical support from the Securities Institute, Australia, a pioneer in the area of financial counseling and advising, to create a cadre of financial advisors in the financial sector. The course covers the entire spectrum of financial services/products from banking, insurance, pension fund, mutual fund, derivatives, and debt market to microcredit.
This comprehensive course aims
- 1. To create a cadre of competent financial advisors / counselors in the country
- 2. To provide candidates with competencies required to act as an Independent Financial Advisor
- 3. To enable candidates to possess the needed skills and knowledge to understand client’s needs, attitudes, and fears
- 4. To enable candidates to design appropriate finance planning strategies suitable to individual clients
- 5. To enable candidates to meet the clients’ wealth creation and wealth protection needs
- 5. To enable candidates to attain high ethical and professional standards
Certificate Program in Foreign Language - German
The experience of learning a second language is a vital part of becoming a truly global business leader. Managers who are fluent in one or more foreign languages are an increasingly important asset to their companies.
Certifying Body: Vidushi (Centre for International Communication and Linguistic Solutions)
The levels offered are
- 1. A1 Elementary One
- 2. A2 Elementary Two
- 3. A3 Elementary - Intermediate Bridge Course
Being able to speak the language of a client or business counterpart has several benefits
- 1. Enhanced awareness of cultural diversity
- 2. Better social relationships with one’s counterparts and clients
- 3. The ability to gain unique insights, both into the foreign country and the way its companies do business
Certificate Program in Logistics and Supply Chain Management)
The Indian logistics market accounts for more than USD 90 billion and is slated to grow at the compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of over 18% in the coming years.
MIME creates a platform for the students to gain more insights into the emerging trends, industry specific problems of national importance, and global best practices in logistics and supply chain management. This facilitates the students and executives to address specific problems in the industry, such as cutting down the transaction cost, increasing efficiency, enhancing profitability and enabling in bringing solutions to macro-level issues.
To strengthen this platform, MIME has associated with the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) - Institute of Logistics (CIL), Chennai. CIL was established in 2004 by the Confederation of Indian Industry as a Centre of Excellence in Logistics and Supply Chain.
Certificate Program in EXIM Trade Procedure & Documentation
MIME, a B-School belonging to JGI, offers a certificate program in EXIM Trade Procedures and Documentation with an objective to enable students effectively contribute to the progress of national and world economy. This program aims at facilitating students to understand exporting and importing procedures and documentation, providing hands-on training in Export-Import documentation. Further, this course is expected to facilitate students in obtaining placements in Export/Import organizations and incubation of Export / Import organizations.
JUx is an online learning and engagement platform whose primary focus is to create a virtual learning and social engagement experience that is accessible anytime, anywhere through convenient learning formats by connecting and collaborating with partners and stakeholders. This initiative of Jain University aims to improve the skill sets of students and up skill working professionals through skill-based certification programs in collaboration with Global Universities, Industry Partners, Aggregators and International Chartered Bodies which will help them find better employment opportunities.
*Proposed for the Academic Year 2018