Practice School (PS-II) is an educational advancement seeking to link industry exposure with university instruction. PS creates the required setting for experiential and cooperative learning and education, by providing students with a six months’ opportunity to work on relevant assignments under the guidance of professional experts and the supervision of faculty members, following a structured rigorous program. Consequently, Practice School serves as a platform that facilitates and promotes partnership and intellectual exchange between academia and industry. Few companies engaged for PS internship include CISCO, Credit Suisse, Goldman Sachs, HSBC, JP Morgan, UBS, Capgemini etc.
We, at the Department of Management, believe in providing business education that is rigorous and relevant. While the rigour is taken care by our esteemed faculty, relevance is provided by continuous industry interaction. A key part of this industry interaction is the Mentorship program in which BITS alumni working in industry have one-on-one interactions with individual student and share their insights on prevalent skills and concepts sought after in the analytics industry.
In popular fashion, a Kaleidoscope is just another optical instrument that works on illusions. Shake it and you find the existing patterns transition into the newer ones. Symbolically, it represents the initiatives an individual must pursue to land in the right place, as life continues to change and we are continuously challenged.The department of Management, Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS), Pilani, Pilani Campus, India, has taken the initiative to organize an Industry connect webinar series Kaleidoscope with an inaugural webinar on Sunday, 12th of September 2021, aiming to build the critical skill of business in its students aspiring to work for the new-age organizations.
The primary goal of the webinar series is to help students blossom by bringing valuable insights from industry experts. It is one of many steps to build collaboration with industry experts across the globe, allowing them to share their vast industry experience with the students, thereby nurturing the future generations to become inspiring business leaders.