IMT Ghaziabad brings India its first DBA, jointly with Grenoble Ecole de Management,
IMT Ghaziabad is rated A *** by CRISIL, has the SAQS accreditation and a member of
AACSB and GBSN. IMT now offers a Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) jointly
with Grenoble Ecole de Management (GEM), France – a global leader in management
education. “A first in India, enabling induction of top executive experience into
management academia formally, with a globally recognized degree” says IMT Director.
Institute of Management Technology (IMT), Ghaziabad and Grenoble Ecole de Management
(GEM) share a strong bond that is growing stronger with the announcement of a joint
Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) qualification – the highest in Management
This is a meeting of titans. According to the Financial Times the Grenoble Masters
in Finance is among the top 6and is among the top 50 executive education providers
in the world. IMT Ghaziabad, on the other hand, is a top ranking B-School in India
and is widely recognized globally.
This DBA with IMT Ghaziabad and GEM backing it willopen up a whole new vista for
executive talent in India. “This first-of-its kind degree program in India will
give the executive talent in India an opportunity to leverage their rich and deep
experience at work to obtain a globally renowned Doctoral degree without having
to leave their jobs in India,” says Director, IMT Ghaziabad.
Through its years in training Management talent, IMT Ghaziabad has been consistently
turning out MBAs who have earned accolades in business and industry. In fact, the
last ten years have seen IMT forge international linkages that are the best in India,
enabling the institute’s students to become Indian managers with a global perspective.
India is currently undergoing a huge education boom. Its blossoming, well informed
population of the under-26 are seeking out institutions that will add international
value to their education, which unfortunately falls short due to lack of suitably
qualified faculty. This IMT and GEM collaborated DBA will help to bridge the huge
faculty gap that the country’s management institutes are grappling with right now.
Besides generating suitable faculty for B-Schools, this DBA will open up new opportunities.
India, the technology capital of the world has a huge workforceemployed in technology
domains. IT is becoming a part and parcel of our daily lives. “With the growing
awareness of technology in everyday life, new and innovative ideas with practical
and commercial solutions are the need of the hour. The DBA certainly will open more
opportunities for such professionals,” Director reiterates.
The DBA is well in line with IMT’s vision. It brings to the market innovative programs
and works closely with the industry to push the boundaries of practice oriented
research and development. “IMT is proud to be INDIA’s first to bring such a premium
and globally accredited DBA program to the country. Through this collaboration,
IMT and GEM will sow the seeds for the creation of a unique and new generation of
business and academic leaders,” says Director.