Creating managers for tomorrow – The Times of India Surat – Baroda – Indore – Bhopal
Aristotle once said, “Educating the mind without overall grooming is incomplete education”. In today’s world of holistic education, the role of an educational institution is extremely crucial. It is not only the infrastructure but also the ambience and culture that lay the foundation for a perfect career.
Som-Lalit Education and Research Foundation in Ahmedabad is one such institution. It became the pioneer
of modern-management studies in the city way back on August 12, 1996. More than 20 years old now, this trust commenced its academic activities not knowing that it will grow into a family of thousands of young management
The impressive campus hosts variety of management programs. For aspiring managers, Som-Lalit Institute of Management Studies (SLIMS) offers a two-years full time or three-years parttime post graduate programme
for a PGDM (Post Graduate Diploma in Management), which is approved by AICTE. Also, Som-Lalit Institute of
Business Management (SLIBM) offers a two-years full time post graduate programme for an MBA (Master in Business Administration) degree that is approved by AICTE and affiliated to Gujarat Technological University. Apart from that, it offers a three-years under graduate programme for a BBA (Bachelor in Business Administration) degree.
Located in the heart of Ahmedabad city in Navrangpura area, it bears proximity to Gujarat University, good boarding and lodging facilities for outside students and entrance exam guidance centres for further studies. This advantageous location attracts students from not only various parts of Gujarat but also Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and many more.
Corporate seminars, industry expert talks, skill development workshops, industrial projects, operational workouts
and trainings are some extra elements through which students get a real world experience and an understanding of challenges that they will face in the future. Technology and innovation have been integrated in the learning-teaching culture of the institute, providing the students an edge over others. Its state-of-art-infrastructure
includes spacious AC classrooms, up-to-date library, several computer labs, and conference and seminar halls to name a few.
Pragnesh K. Shastri, managing trustee of Som-Lalit Foundation, says, “As an institute with its prime focus on
serving the entire community, we consider our students as our key assets. Aiming to unlock the unlimited potential of the students, we want to transform them into global corporate citizens by infusing a strong sense of professionalism, readiness and corporate social responsibility.” The admission process is centralized for MBA as per the GTU guidelines. Eminent senior faculties from IIM, UK,US universities and other good institutions, have
designed the programmes and are a part of this prestigious institution. The faculty members are authors/coauthors
for books related to BBA subjects. Most of them are Ph.d holders, writing research papers in reputed management journals, attending conferences, seminars and workshops as a part of academic upgradation.
The institute has a wellplaced alumni across India and abroad. The alumni meets are lively and become a valuable platform for sharing experiences, achievements and challenges met within the corporate world. The institute has also partnered with Alma Shine, an online portal, to strengthen the interaction between the alumni and the current students. It’s a boon for the students as they can get instant assistance in the form of mentoring from the alumni and be ready for the professional world.
With over two decades of experience, understanding and strong vision for its students, Som-Lalit has been
among the top choice for quality education for management studies.
For more details
Address: SLIMS Campus,
St. Xavier’s Corner, University
Ahmedabad, Gujarat 380009
Call: 079 – 2630 3301-02-03