The Institute for Technology & Management (ITM), Kharghar
The Institute for Technology & Management is located close to “Hotel Three Star” near Hiranandani’s in Kharghar. It is about 15 minutes away from the railway station on foot. The locality is good with everything from malls to central park close at hand.
Infrastructure is satisfactory and more than acceptable. Both the hostels are nice and clean. The campus is Wifi enabled and all the hostel rooms are connected by the LAN. Every student is given a laptop but all this comes at a cost, hostel charges are Rs. 1,35,000 per year.
Fees & Placements:
- PGDM : Rs. 9,75,000 for 2 years including the hostel charges.
- PGDM International Business: Rs. 12,00,000 for 2 years including hostel charges.
The placements are very decent. Companies that recruit most of the students here are Nomura, Union Bank and HDFC. Average salary offered is around 5.5 lakhs per annum and highest salary hovers around Rs. 12 lakhs
The faculty is quite decent, you can at times even say ‘very good’. Most of the faculty has good experience. Every Saturday there are visiting faculty visiting the campus.
Seminars and Industry interaction:
The industry interaction is decent. Companies like Siemens keep visiting the campus to conduct seminars regularly. In fact seminars are a weekly affair and the industry exposure can be said to excellent.
Crowd & Campus Life:
The life here is good although you hardly get free time. There are yoga sessions twice a week in the morning. There are sessions on lifestyle management. Attendance is very strict; you are not allowed to miss more than 4 lectures out of 24. A festival known as Frizon is celebrated in the month of November. Every department has its own fresher’s party. Crowd is fun – loving and most of the students come from rich families as the fees are high. Ratio of students without any work experience is high.
Institute of Technology and Business Management (ITM) Business School
Plot 25/26, Institutional Area, Sector -4
Kharghar East, Navi Mumbai - 410 210
Website : www.itm.edu/navimumbai
Tel: (022) 27740903/4 Fax: (022) 27740950
If you do land up here, just remember that you were meant to land up here. You must then stop dreaming about IIMs and comparing ITM with other top B-Schools. With that you will start loving this institute. However, one thing that every student at ITM hates is the “Lifestyle Management” course.