Department of Management Studies of Graphic Era Deemed University offers cutting-edge postgraduate and undergraduate programs in management for students to transform them into promising future leaders. The Ph.D. programs offered by the department are rigorous for individuals looking for a career in research and academics.
Major strength of the department is highly qualified faculty members, expert in their respective domain and having vast industry and academic experience. Large of their experience is available to the students, wherein the subject topics are delivered as real life case studies. Apart from teaching, these faculty members are actively engaged in research activities like organizing conferences, workshops, sponsored projects and consultancy. The department has also organized number of FDPs and MDPs including management development programmes for organizations like EMAMI and Industries Association of Uttarakhand, students are greatly benefitted with these activities wherein their mind get attuned to utilise research material in their everyday business skills.
The department offers specializations like Marketing, Finance, Human Resource, International Business, and Information Technology for its MBA and BBA program. There are currently more than 600 postgraduate and undergraduate students and 22 Ph.D. scholars enrolled in the department.
To support the academic pursuit, the department is well equipped with infrastructural facilities and academic resources. All the lecture theatres and classrooms have ceiling mounted LCDs and sound system with comfortable seating arrangement. The conference and seminar halls are fully air conditioned and equipped with state-of –the-art audio visual devices. The department also has two computer labs with over 130 branded personal computers with dedicated internet connectivity and all major application softwares.
Further, the department has a well stocked library with over 13500 volumes and 1600 titles, print subscription of more than 30 international and national reputed management journals like Journal of Management, Harvard Business Review, HRD Review, Advances in Developing Human Resource, Marketing Theory, and South Asian Economic Journal. It also subscribes to online journals like SAGE and databases like business source complete by EBSCO. It also has a stock of number of dissertations, management videos and CDs, apart from the regular magazines, periodicals and daily newspapers. The reading room of the library has a comfortable seating capacity of 70 with 12 personal computers to facilitate online browsing.
The department has international linkages with many foreign universities like California State University, San Bernandino (USA), University of Worcester (UK), and ICM (UK) and has arranged a number of international guest lectures.
To provide exposure beyond classrooms to the students, outdoor activities and tours are organized on regular basis. International Immersion Programme provides students an opportunity to strengthen their understanding of global business practices. Under this programme 90 postgraduate students of management visited many industries in Malaysia and participated in various seminars and guest lectures by eminent scholars from academia and industry. This not only had given them exposure to global business practises but has opened their mind for possible career avenue in industry and academia abroad.
In nutshell, the department makes every effort to provide students a learning environment with excellent academic co curricular and extracurricular facilities.