Life @ NMIMS- Harsh ShuklaCATKing
Brief about NMIMS:
NMIMS is located in the posh locality of Vile Parle, Mumbai. It offers MBA in core(General management in 1st year and specialization in 2nd year) and HR. The intake in core is 520 students and the intake in HR is 75 students. The college provides an excellent opportunity and platform to excel and bring out your talent to capitalize on the two years to the fullest.
What was the first thing that you learnt at NMIMS?
I learned about the aspect of relating one subject with another and what is the impact of one subject on another, how one thing works in tandem with the other. It helped me in analyzing the business problems from their impact on various departments.
Your favorite aspect about NMIMS?
Diversity. There is always fresh perspective available to solve a problem. There are people coming from different background commerce, engineering, mbbs etc. so there is always a new thought process that goes behind solving a problem. There is a vast pool of diverse knowledge and people believe in sharing their experiences.
How is the faculty at NMIMS?
Faculty at the institute is great. They have great industrial experience and believe in teaching by using innovative techniques and imparting knowledge through involving the students in the process. The teaching by the interactive process creates an impact which lasts for a longer duration.
How’s the culture at NMIMS? Describe the cultural events and activities that happen in NMIMS?
Culture at NMIMS is very open and inclusive. There is a wide audience with varied interests so there is always an opportunity to meet with like minded people. Cultural events are focused around sports, drama, music fests and celebration of festivals. The cultural events help in providing the perfect platform to bring out the talent of the students amongst the people.
What do you think makes NMIMS different from other MBA institutes?
The strength of the college along with its commercially strategic location provides it an edge over other colleges in the terms of the talent pool and the quality of companies coming to the campus. At the same time, it also ensures a high degree of competition which helps the students to evolve constantly.
What the most unexpected gain the MBA has given you?
The most unexpected gain that has happened to me is the unraveling my hidden strengths and true potential. I never thought that I had an affinity towards reading and concentrating for long hours but during the course, it was required of me to put in an extra effort. I was surprised to see these welcome changes through the curriculum. There were also some positive changes in the thought process and in terms of analyzing the problems.
One thing about your NMIMS that you love?
It is located in Mumbai. It is the city of dreams and loads of avenues to explore out here.