Tracking B-Schools in India
The incredible growth of the Indian economy in the past few years have accentuated the need and the demand for highly competitive and well informed management graduates.
The dominant and mandatory requirement of Management Education today is to match up to the industry standards. Technological innovations have had tremendous impact on all aspects of human life. Management education, with its vibrant dynamism, has not been far behind in adopting and assimilating technological developments to sharpen the business acumen of its management graduates.
digitalLEARNING brings out the results of its unique ‘SMART B-Schools Survey’ and provides a compilation of opinions on contemporary management education trends in technology and other fields.
As we examine the views of the current leadership on Trends in Management Education, we see that there is an increasing evidence of the growing and powerful influence of cutting edge technology in the curriculum. Course content have evolved to suit the changing world requirements. Digital libraries, and the vast resource base of online journals, ERP solutions for administrative functions, online content and curriculum availability, are gradually being accepted as a necessary requirement.
Global financial trends including the economic downturn, and closer home, the fall of Satyam have turned the tide towards introspection and correctional steps in management education.
The following study examines the leading trends of management education in India, as we increasingly move towards becoming a knowledge hub.