Academics

VIMS conducts a Full-time MBA Programme that spans for duration of two years. The Programme is affiliated to the Anna University, Chennai. The choice of electives by each student in the programme should complement the career objectives of the student concerned. After completing the first year, customization of MBA curriculum is possible by choosing electives that establish depth in a particular area, or make obvious an enjoyable perspective of business principles that encompasses several functions. Out-bound Training Programmes are organized as a part of the MBA package. To gain practical exposure to the industry, students also undergo a Summer Internship for 6 to 8 weeks as well as a project for 6 months.

MBA Electives:

  • Human Resource Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Finance Management
  • Operations Management (includes Logistics & SCM)
  • Systems Management (includes ERP)

  • Executive Business Club (EB Club)
  • Entrepreneurial Development Cell (ED Cell)
  • Centre for Research Consultancy and Publication (CRCP)
  • Student Welfare Cell
  • Hi-Tech Club
  • Counseling Cell
  • Language Club

  • A two day workshop on “Data Analysis and Business Modeling” was organized in 2015
  • An International Conference on “Contemporary Management Practices” organized in association with Olympia College Malaysia and ICCI Coimbatore in 2015
  • A one Day Faculty Development Programme on “Contemporary Approaches to Teaching and Learning Effectiveness: The Context of General Higher Education? organized in association with IIT Madras in 2016.
  • A National Seminar on “Business Strategy in The Global Environment” organized in association with Pope’s College Thoothukudi in 2017
  • A Two Day International Workshop On “Supply Chain & Logistics: Best Practices For Global Shipping Compliance” orgnised in association with Global Corp Logistics LLC, Oman in 2017
  • A Two Week Faculty Development Programme on: “Advanced Data Analysis Tools and Techniques” Organized By VIMS and Sponsored by AICTE New Delhi in 2017

  • Corporate Guest Lecture Series – Corporate Speakers are arranged to share their experience to the students on monthly basis.
  • Corporate Hi-Tea Party is organized periodically to nurture corporate culture and corporate social elements exposure among the students.
  • Business Tycoons of India – Ratan N Tata, Indian industrialist, a Self Determined learning by students with the support of faulty members to expose the legendary industrialist Mr Tata’s leadership qualities, his contributions to the stakeholders and etc.,
  • Business Conclave, HR Meet, CEO Meet, Conferences, Workshops and Management Forums are organized and arranged periodically to participate both indoor and outdoor to get thorough exposure in the management filed. The Recent programmes are:
  • One day Seminar was organized on “Enterprise Resource Planning” and facilitated by Mr Giri Ganne, SAP Business Analyst at QIAGEN, USA in 2016
  • One day In-house Experiential Learning activity was organized on “Management Concepts: a practical workshop” in 2017
  • One day Seminar was organized on “Enterprise Resource Planning” and facilitated by Mr.Amal Franco, The Master’s Key, Coimbatore in 2017
  • An Orientation Programme on GST organized in 2017

Students are assigned to visit sector based companies of their interest and take up periodical training by monthly to keep them exposed the current happenings of the sectors. The Field Training Programme enables the students to grasp the field realities and practiced problems and to develop the attributes and expertise required by the industry. A practical corporate scan and report presentation is also engaged with a faculty and corporate guide.

  • Curriculum driven daily learning tasks and Self Determined learning Tasks are practiced in day to day teaching and learning activities.
  • An Interview with a Corporate HR – Video Documentary by students.
  • Management Concept Learning Video Documentary.
  • Professional Skill Development Video Documentary.
  • Enterprise Resource Planning Live Case Analysis Video Documentary.
  • HRM Case Analysis Video Documentary.
  • Simulation Learning documentary through live Business scenarios (Recent works on Enterprise Resource Planning on Mercedes Benz, Nestle, Wal-Mart, BMW, Cisco, Coke, Agilent and etc.,)

VIMS Counselling Cell offers and facilitates opportunities to students and staff towards their personal development. Personal Counseling focuses on developing students self confidence when they were down and emotionally affected. These efforts have helps them overcome not only their emotional and learning difficulties and also to develop their personal and social skills.

The mentoring class is conducted for the students to enhance their skills in the area of communication, interpersonal, and general awareness. For this purpose each mentor (faculty member) is assigned a small group of students and they will have a scheduled meeting. The mentor will closely interact with the mentees and give feedback to them on their activities, which will help them to improve their skill-sets. The mentoring activity encourages the students to be more active and participative by instilling the confidence in them. Apart from that if students need more attention in any academic subjects, they are given special attention through remedial classes.