Peenya Industries Association (PIA) is the largest Industrial estate in Asia having large number of small, medium and large scale enterprises. Nitte School of Management (NSM) has collaboration with PIA and it is closely working with the Association for various activities like conducting training programs, carrying out surveys to identify training needs and activities related to Industry Institute Interaction. PIA helps NSM in organizing Industrial visits for students and also supports by providing Internships and Placements for students.
NSM organized a Industry Institute Interaction summit in collaboration with PIA recently and more than 100 delegates from Industry and academia participated in the event. NSM has conducted more than 15 training programs and trained over 500 managers from various Companies in Peenya.
Federation of Karnataka Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FKCCI) is an apex body for Industries and trading Organizations in Karnataka. It is one of the oldest Industry Associations for having the distinction of completing 100 years in 2016.
NSM has entered into an MoU with FKCCI to become the training partner. It has organized more than 30 training programs on various management topics and trained over 1000 cross section of professionals from various Organizations. NSM has also conducted executive development programs in collaboration with FKCCI. The Federation also extends support for organizing Industry visits, getting placements and Internships for students. NSM is a member of FKCCI and its Director Dr. Manjunath V.S, is the member of HR and Skill Development Committee and Manthan Committee of FKCCI.
The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM) is a National Federation of Industrial bodies in India and it is playing a leading role in research activities related to various sectors of Industries. NSM is a member of ASSOCHAM also and has an MoU with it. Accordingly, NSM organizes training programs jointly to bridge skill gaps among both students and Industrial professionals. NSM and ASSOCHAM are also working together on introducing a joint executive program on business analytics. In addition to this, NSM also conducts research and survey programs on behalf of ASSOCHAM. Dr. Manjunath V.S, Director of NSM is the Convener for the Committee on Education at ASSOCHAM.
NSM is a recognized training centre of Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, Government of India (MSME). NSM has organized more than 50 training programs under the banner of MSME and trained over 1500 students and Industry professionals. These training programs are in the area of Six Sigma (Yellow, Green, Black belts), project management, lean Management, Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP), Digital Marketing etc. Dr. Manjunath V.S, Director of NSM is an empanelled trainer of MSME.
Phygital Insights is the start-up Company co-founded by Mr. N.M. Sarma, former Vice-President and Head-Analytics of Tata Consultancy Services (TCS). He is a veteran and expert in the field of Business Analytics which is an emerging area. NSM has an MoU with Phygital Insights to undertake skill development activities in the field of Big Data Analytics and Business Analytics. NSM and Phygital Insights together have organized Certificate courses on Business Analytics for both students and Industry professionals. An Executive program on Business Analytics (EPGDM) is being introduced jointly and this course is designed to bridge skill gap in the field of Analytics.
NSM has an MoU with North Dakota State University (NDSU), a leading State University ranked one among the top 100 Universities in the USA. NSM has entered into an agreement with NDSU and as per the agreement the students who successfully complete the Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) with CGPA 7.5 and above can be directly admitted to MS in Agri-Business Management and MS in Applied Economics subject to the condition that students must qualify in GRA and English professional courses as per requirements. NDSU also provides scholarships for few meritorious students every year.
NSM is a recognized technology and business incubator of Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, Government of India. Students of NSM can avail grants from the Government of India for incubating their innovative business ideas. Each student is eligible to get maximum grant of Rs. 6.25 lakhs if the idea is duly selected by the panel of experts appointed by the Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, Government of India.
We have a tie-up with North Dakota University for an MS in Agri- Business and Applied Economics. Meritorious and eligible PGDM students can study one year in the USA. Limited Scholarships are available.