Innovative Teaching and Learning

Learning at GLBMR is all-pervasive and the classroom is an important, but not the only learning space for the students. The experiential learning inside the classroom is integrated with activities outside the classroom through structured co-curricular and extracurricular activities involving intense student engagement with the help of student clubs. These activities are conceived, led and executed by students, thereby helping them put into practice some of the key concepts that are learned inside and outside the classroom and also develop crucial leadership skills. Student clubs frequently organize campus events touching multiple dimensions of professional and personal life. GLBIMR provides a wide spectrum of learning opportunities to students

The PGDM curriculum at GL Bajaj Institute of Management & Research is an outcome of persistent innovation and incessant review by the faculty with the help of industry practitioners, academia experts, alumnus and students. The planning of program curricula involves active participation of Academicians, Industry practitioners, Area Conveners, Program Coordinators, Alumnus and respective area faculty members. The overall development of the curriculum is as per the industry requirements/Inputs/expectations.

The designing of the programme curricula is a multi-pronged strategy to ensure that the management graduates of GLBIMR develop a judicious blend of strategic thinking, tactical implementation, specialized knowledge and general management skills. The programme provides a holistic experience of innovative teaching methods, experiential learning, social projects and extra-curricular activities to develop critical thinking and leadership qualities. Each uses an array of pedagogical tools such as case studies, article review, quiz, group projects, live projects etc. to attain the expected outcomes.

GLBIMR offers the following innovative pedagogical tools

  1. Team Presentations Each Student gets the opportunity to showcase his/her presentation skills at least 21 times in a year (as part of Internal Assessment Component).

  2. Case Study Analysis To enhance problem solving skills and simplify complex tasks, cases study method is adopted.

  3. Group Discussion It is mandatory for each student to be part of Group Discussion. Each student in exposed to 21 Group Discussions in a year.

  4. Audio Visual tools -faculty use and promote audio visual methodology in classrooms to provide the students with vicarious educative experience.

  5. Project Based Learning To make the students more research oriented and develop their analytical skills. It is imparted through Live Projects, Minor Projects, Research Based Projects, Summer Internship & Dissertation Projects.

  6. Speak-up Sessions Students are given opportunity after each expert talk/ corporate sessions/ guest lectures to share their experience and learning.

  7. Role Play & Simulation Exercise These forms of experiential learning's are used for active involvement of the students.

  8. Online Courses & MOOCs These courses have been introduced to build on the engagement of students who self-organize their participation according to learning goals.

  9. Peer to Peer Learning : Students learn a great deal by explaining their ideas to others and by participating in activities in which they learn from their peers. They develop skills in organizing and planning learning activities, working collaboratively with others, giving and receiving feedback and evaluating their own learning.

  10. Self-Assessment MCQs in form of Quiz is practiced to assess the subject knowledge.

  11. Global Talk Series offer global platform for the students to facilitate international exposure.

  12. Corporate Interface Series The focus of GLBIMR is entirely to create industry ready employable professional. Industry Interface is of prime importance under which every student is provided the opportunity to attend prestigious corporate events organized by professional bodies like: AIMA,ASSOCHAM,FICCI,CII, NIESBUD ,PHDCCI, WEF.

  13. Expert Talk Series In order to offer our students latest insights into the emerging technologies and advancements, Expert Talk Series are organized to help our students gain strong foothold in their respective discipline and help them stand out among the rest.

  14. Entrepreneurship Talk Series To instill the enterprising spirit in our students to take up Entrepreneurship as innovative business endeavors as well as in corporate assignments, GLBIMR conduct Entrepreneurship Talk Series.

  15. Workshops � Creative workshops at GLBIMR develop and strengthen fundamental skills of the student by giving them hands on exposure.

  16. Value Added Certification Courses Keeping with the commitment to make our students placement ready, GLBIMR offered three certification programs to the students as a part of curriculum.

    Digital Marketing by Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises - Government of India (MSME)

    Advanced Microsoft Excel Certification by Microsoft

    o Yellow Belt Six Sigma by Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises - Government of India (MSME)

    o Marketing Analytics by Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises. The schedule and structure of these courses vary as per real time industry requirements.

  17. International trips GL Bajaj Institute of Management and Research aims to endow with world class exposure to its students. In its constant endeavor to provide international industry exposure, disseminating knowledge about global operations and pragmatic applications of global pedagogy adopted by international organizations, GLBIMR organizes a one-week International Study Tour to Dubai for the meritorious students.

Innovative Practices

GLBIMR believes in embracing the potential and talents of every student. Innovation cannot be confined within the boundaries. Many initiatives and practices are being implemented in the institute with a view to motivate students and gather their talents. Students are meticulously involved in comprehending Case study, Research Papers and Research Projects with Analysing the same. This enables them to connect with real problem solving strategies. Students are motivated to write research papers and form their opinions on it. GLBIMR promotes research among students to a great extent by publishing their original works ahead.Case study analysis supported by Powerpoint presentations enhances the overall comprehension of students and allows them to perform in a more dynamic way. GLBIMR strongly believes in promoting visual learning , leadership skills and oral communication skills . Industrial visit is one of the tactical methods which helps students to know things practically and interact with the working environment.