Masters Union School of Business Director’s Interview:Build New Learning Model of Immersive Business Education
The new era is seeing the emergence of entrepreneurs and a new model of business education is also evolving. Having a postgraduate degree in MBA has become almost mandatory. It is in this regard that Rupesh Bisht, Director of Masters Union School of Business, Gurugram talks about infrastructure, admission process followed by the institute. He also believes just having a bachelor’s degree in not enough.In this interview with Careers360 he quoted “At the Masters’ Union, each class is designed to feel like an internship with hands-on blended learning at its very core, driven by live projects, bootcamps and simulation, and grounded in emerging technology”. Read the full interview to know more about Masters Union School of Business.
Careers360 - Tell us something about the institute; when it was set up, vision and mission
Rupesh Bisht - Masters’ Union is a first of its kind, new age business school that is led by top industry leaders and distinguished practitioners who have come together to build a new learning model of immersive business education, in order to create effective business professionals and dynamic entrepreneurs for the new economy. At the Masters’ Union, each class is designed to feel like an internship with hands-on blended learning at its very core, driven by live projects, bootcamps and simulation, and grounded in emerging technology.
The most ground-breaking feature of its 16-month intensive Post Graduate Programme in Technology and Business Management (PGP-TBM) is that the courses are taught by CXOs, MDs, Eminent Public Leaders, and even Members of Parliament, apart from distinguished global faculty from top B-schools who regularly consult with Fortune 500 companies. The curriculum follows a dynamic blended learning model with not only core courses and specializations in modern age business concentrations, but also a series of consulting projects with real clients, field tours and technology bootcamps, an opportunity to build a startup, and most importantly running a unique fund completely managed by students that invests in capital markets. There is a specific focus on exposing the cohort to cutting-edge emerging technology that is shaping the future of work, with dedicated modules for Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Blockchain etc.
The institute is strategically located in the very heart of Gurugram’s business district, flanked by several Fortune 500 companies, in order to provide the ultimate industry immersive and hands on learning experience from day one, as envisioned.
Careers360 - Tell us something about the admission process?
Rupesh Bisht -
Candidates can check the deadlines of the admission process, so that they can get updated.
Round 1 : 7th May
Round 2 : 30th June
3 step process
Submit online application including essay, LOR and CV
Interview witha panel of masters
Careers360 - What kind of infrastructure can students expect at the institute? Please elaborate?
Rupesh Bisht -
Director also shared the infrastructure of Masters Union School of Business, Gurugram.
Campus at CyberCity, Middle of Gurgaon - India’s largest Business District
Flanked by over 600 MNCs
Careers360 - There is a lot of stress that is being made with regard to interaction with the industry as well as companies that recruit. What are the steps being taken by the institute in this direction?
Rupesh Bisht -
Rs. 5 cr Investment Fund Run Completely by Students
Unique Shadow Program with top Corporates Executives
A StartUp School to Mentor and fund entrepreneurs
1-1 apprenticeship for each student
Courses based on Consulting Projects from Fortune 500s
Field Courses at Mundra Port, Reliance refinery, Maruti plant etc
Unique Research Centers Focussed on generating New Business Models
Careers360 - Internships are now mandatory as per AICTE guidelines. Does the institute help students with this? If yes how?
Rupesh Bisht - Three month Internship compulsory for each students with our corporate partners