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After getting nurtured in the cocoon of industrial giant L&T for around 2.5 years, I decided to pursue my MBA – Operations Management from one of the premier B schools of the country, Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management popularly known as SIOM. The industry led curriculum coupled with the best-in-class faculty, makes it the most sought after options for all the budding Operation Managers of the country. Be it the presentations, the guest lectures, the converges, the cultural activities, the social initiatives nevertheless SIOM prepares you not just as an MBA graduate but an overall individual. Opportunities like getting certified in APICS – CPSM, CPIM, Six Sigma Green Belt from KPMG, getting a flavour of SAP modules every semester, Capstone Simulations wouldn'’t have knocked my door without SIOM.

As a future operation manager would rightly put it “My JIT (Just-in- time) decision to join SIOM would definitely “OPTIMIZE” my goals thereby helping me in carving a “LEAN” career ahead.

Rohit Kumar, MBA (2015-2017),Degree- EEE, Work Exp: 31 Months, Larsen & Toubro Ltd., SIP- HCCBPL

Someone rightly said “if it doesn’'t challenge you, it won’t change you”. After spending more than 4 years in L&T, I wanted to diversify my horizon of knowledge and I choose SIOM for my special interest for operations. In these 2 years of MBA life at SIOM, I wake up every morning with new challenges and with the perfect amalgamation of curriculum, faculties and friends;

I manage to create opportunities out of challenges and get the best out of it. In operations language I would say, the technocrat inside me is processed in to a techno-manager in this span of 2 years. The SIOMites do everything together and thus, I would say SIOM, a “family outside family “ for me and I enjoyed each and every moment , I spent over here and would like to cherish these moments in years to come.

Sunil Kumar Das – MBA (2015-2017), B.E.(Entc)., Work Exp: 54 months, L&T,SIP : Gojavas

“During the course of my engineering and subsequent job with one of the Indian multinational conglomerate, I learnt how all the diverse departments of an organization viz. Finance, Marketing, Sales, and Human Resources etc. have a significant bearing on the Operations department which is at the core. I also felt that technical and management aspects within an organization go hand in hand. With this aim of pursuing higher studies and becoming a techno-commercial leader in my area of interest-Operations and Supply Chain Management- I joined SIOM.

Falling under the umbrella of Symbiosis International University (SIU), SIOM is the only college offering MBA in Operations Management. A 1000+ rich alumni base, leading-edge curriculum, eclectic mix of students, world class infrastructure, experienced faculty and demographic advantage makes it a dream business school in the field of Operations. SIOM’s comprehensive and rigorous curriculum has made me understand the working of an organization in totality that will enable me to contribute significantly in the success of the organization and get the best out of myself, both as a manager and as an individual. ”

The Industry exposure and internship opportunities for all the students are commendable; spread across various sectors like Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Consulting, IT/ITES, FMCG, BFSI Etc. Further, various complementary activities in SIOM has not only fetch me an indisputable advantage by gaining indispensable skills such as sound business knowledge, contemporary business tools and techniques, sharper business analytical ability but also let me relish its experience for lifetime.

SIOM with a batch of all engineers is about a group of individuals committed to make a difference and I am glad I am one of them. Let’s empower and lead Operations Excellence under the brand name of Symbiosis.

Udgar Antani, MBA (2015-2017), B.E. Mechanical, Work Exp: 34 Months,Larsen & Toubro Ltd.,SIP : Bata India Ltd., Gurgaon



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