Dr. Purushottam Bung
Professor and Director, R.V.I.M-Bengaluru
welcome you all, to the world of R V Institute of Management, a premier autonomous Institution of excellence (offering a two-year full-time MBA program) located in Jayanagar, the beautiful and central suburb of Silicon Valley of India, i.e. Bangalore, also known as IT capital of India.
RSST (Rashtreeya Sikshana Samithi Trust) to which RVIM belongs was established in 1940. One of the fastest-growing group of Institutions in the State of Karnataka, it has a presence in virtually every field of academics and research. As on date RSST has under its ambit over 27 institutions, in which 20,000 plus students from all over India and abroad are pursuing their dream education. Another new Institution RV University has come into existence from this academic year with three new schools.
As reflected in our motto “We prepare our students for life”, RVIM is well known throughout India for imparting holistic quality management education since 1999. Our dedicated and experienced faculty with industry background; contemporary and industry relevant curriculum at par with any best Institution; state-of-the-art infrastructure; student focus; exceptional placement support and robust industry and institutional linkages (domestic and international) are some of the salient features of RVIM. This has resulted in best-in-class placements.
The activities at the institute are steered at creating ample opportunities for students which will support the students to learn beyond the curriculum, the classroom and the campus and acquire the knowledge, skillsets and most importantly the attitude which are demanded by the industry 4.0 like; critical thinking, problem -solving, analytics, global orientation, decision making, cognitive flexibility, people management, creativity and negotiation and lifelong learning. Hence we constantly offer numerous value add courses, domain specific skills, courses in liberal arts including health and wellness, immersion programs (domestic and international), internship projects and training programs. We also encourage students to take up live projects/assignments/internships which will help them broaden their horizons; augment their thought process and grow as professionals with an entrepreneurial mindset who are still humane and ethical at the core.
RVIM endeavor has been to create conducive learning environment which is innovative, personalized, trans-disciplinary and flexible in line with NEP-2020 for millennial students so that on completion of their MBA course they are ready to cater to the needs of Industry 4.0 or Business 4.0. We ensure that the students graduate from our portals will be the problem-solvers/innovators/entrepreneurs/collaborators with abundant knowledge, huge pack of skills and the right attitude with them and not just the managers. This is the reason we engage students in various kinds of activities like; outbound training, soft skill development workshops, industrial visits, interaction with the people from industry, management fests/events, pre-placement training, etc.,