Delhi School of Professional Studies and Research Plot #9, Institutional Area, Sector 25, Rohini, Delhi - 85 Delhi School of Professional Studies and Research • Delhi School of Professional Studies and Research (DSPSR) is the brain child of a group of luminaries from University of Delhi and was established in 1999. Their valued leadership produces management professionals with a global vision and holistic perspective, truly geared to take on the challenges they would face in the future. DSPSR in Academic Association with Elements Akademia • DSPSR is professionally managed by Elements Akademia (An IIM alumni venture), India’s First Management of a B-School firm, that brings with it excellence in academic domain and helps in bridging the gap between academic teaching and industry requirements. Elements Akademia has been profiled by Outlook Business as one of “50 Social Entrepreneurs… Making India Better”. Our Mission • Our mission is to develop transformational leaders with a global vision and holistic perspective, empowered with quality education that kindles creativity, promotes innovation, instills ethical practices and thus prepares them to face complexity, diversity and change which would confront them in the future. Our Rankings • Ranked top 15 in India’s Power B-School by ICMR – 4 P B&M B-School Survey 2012 • Ranked A++ among top 10 B-School in Curriculum & top 10 B-School in Delhi and NCR by Business & Management Chronicle January 2012. Salient Features • 1000 hours of academic curriculum benchmarked with IIMs/ top management institutes including Stanford, Harward etc. • Additional 500 hours of Employability training which makes students industry ready. • 50% teaching by top notch IIM/ top B-school alumni. • Placement Guarantee on legal stamp paper for Rs. 20,000 – 50,000 per month salary • Scholarship for meritorious students (85% and above in CAT and 90% and above in MAT) DSPSR Highlights • Delhi School of Professional Studies and Research (DSPSR) established in 1999, is promoted by luminaries from the field of academics - our Chairman is the former Head and Dean of Faculty of Commerce and Business, Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi (India's #1 university). • People involved with DSPSR include over a dozen IIM Alumni, who have served as Top Management in Blue Chip Companies. DSPSR Highlights • Past Recruiters include: Reckitt Benckiser, Deloitte, WNS, Unicon, Shriram, my money mantra, ICICI, Nice, Oxfam, L&T, Global Agri System, Videocon, Axis bank, Hindustan Times, Ramada hotel and so on. • In the past, people like Prof Martin Lee, CEO, Invitel , Hungary; Prof Robert Horvat, Global Director , Vodafone, Hungary Mr Sudhanshu Malhotra, President WEBCOM,, Prof Mehmood Khan, Global Leader Unilever- Person of the Year 2009 have addressed our eco-system and have supported our journey in education. PGDM Specializations • Marketing • Finance • Human Resource • Information Technology • International Business Employability Training Bitter truth: Various surveys point to only 10-25% of Indian graduates being really employable or industry-ready. Elements Akademia's past research – with 42 hiring companies – had identified 9 Missing Elements which limits the candidate's employability: • 1. Attitude (Sincerity, Can-Do, Ownership/Motivation) • 2. Business Ethics/Honesty • 3. Grooming/Confidence • 4. Communication Skills • 5. General Awareness • 6. Basic Managerial Skills (Leadership, Teamwork, Time Management etc.) • 7. Basic Sales Prowess & Customer Service • 8. Domain Knowledge • 9. Work Experience Employability Training • First year: • Foundation: Improving communication skills and overall personality while learning how the corporate world functions. It covers: Spoken/Written language, Excellence, Grooming, Personality development, Effective, Presentation foundation, Project management skills, Workshops, Experimental learning, Industrial visits, Live case Study, Business simulation, Working on real time, Business problems, Tackling group discussions and Business interviews Developing analytical skills Employability Training • Developing managerial skills and evolving as a leader. It covers: • Specialized training, Finance/Marketing/IT, Team building, Networking, Corporate, Interaction, Client management- B2B & B2C business, Workshops – soft skills, Thesis & research work, Leadership and motivational skills, Negotiation skills, Internationalization of an innovation / creative culture, Mentorship by industry experts, Global exposure Know Thyself Enhancement Module: • DSPSR prepares its students to be "industry ready" from the beginning of the two year curriculum, and it continues till the last day. • Students are assigned "mentors" (having wide corporate experience) to take them through their personal development. • "Industry interaction" sessions (delivered by Practicing Managers) offer the insight (beyond discussing the Case). Know Thyself Enhancement Module: • Students are also assigned "live projects" along with their academic curriculum to acquaint themselves with real world experience. • Comprehensive employability workshops for its students are run concurrently with the academic sessions (over the two year program), these are meant to impart relevant sector knowledge, leadership, communication and other soft skills. Clubs @ DSPSR • The various professional clubs gives students chance to conceptualise and apply what has been learned in the classroom. By being a member of professional clubs a person gains invaluable leadership and life skills. Here is the list of professional clubs: • The Marketing Club • The HR Club • The Finance Club • The Entrepreneur Club Faculty @ DSPSR • Nishant Saxena, IIM – Lucknow • CEO, Elements Akademia & Guest Faculty IIM – Lucknow, profiled as “Leader in Making” by Business World, Former Regional Finance Manager, P&G. • Hari Parmeshwar, XLRI – Jamshedpur • 30 years of rich experience in corporate and academics with forte in Industrial Relations, Welfare and Contract Labour Management. Formerly with Maruti Udyog Ltd. Faculty @ DSPSR • Sunil Sangra, IIM – Lucknow • 24 years of rich experience in strategic consulting. Formerly Vice President Corporate and Strategic Planning with Abhishek Industries Ltd. And Director Business Development with Cinevistaas Ltd. • Avneesh Makkar, IIM – Calcutta • 15 + years of experience in IT/ITeS, Aviation, Telecom sectors and leading corporate trainer. • Prabhakar Tiwari, IIM – Bengaluru • FMCG Marketing professional and formerly with Danone, Marico Ltd, Shriram Piston and Rings Ltd., Presently with Avon as Head – Cosmetics, Fragrances & Toiletries. Delhi School of Professional Studies and Research We welcome you at DSPSR. Thank you!