Vinod Gupta School of Management (VGSOM), Kharagpur

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Established In : 1993


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Address: Location : Vinod Gupta School of Management, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India - 721302. Phone : +91 3222 282295 / 282297 / 278027 Fax : +91 3222 283874 / 278027

College Facilities :

  • Computer Lab
    Computer Lab
  • Library
  • Cafeteria
  • Auditorium
  • Hostel
  • Laboratory
  • Sports


Vinod Gupta School Of Management was founded in 1993 when IIT Kharagpur realized the need for IITs to produce managers who could lead organizations in a dynamic technological environment where change is a way of life. Founded with a generous contribution of Mr Vinod Gupta, founder Infocom, USA along with an equally generous support from Government of India,VGSOM started functioning with a batch size of 30 students. Over the years VGSOM has grown heaps and bounds and now attracts the best management talent in the country. We have been consistently ranked as one of the best management institutions in India and envision to become one of the best management institutes in the world.Please read on to know more about us.


NIRF Ranking 2017 -

Management - 07


  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)

    The main programme currently offered by the School leads to the degree of Master of Business Administration from IIT Kharagpur. This is a full-time four-semester (2 year) residential programme for graduate engineers and Masters' degree holders in science, economics and commerce, intending to pursue management careers in India or abroad.

    In a relatively short period, VGSOM has been recognised as one of the top business schools in India . The MBA curriculum has evolved to be among the best in the country combining the traditional strengths of IIT in technical education with modern management philosophy.

    Duration : 2 years (4 semesters)
    Total credits required to earn degree of Master of Business Administration : 89 to 93 credits

    Teaching techniques include lectures, case-studies, group projects and workshops. A two-month summer internship in industry expose students to practical management problems. The core of the programme includes compulsory courses in Human Resource Management, Production & Operations, Marketing, Finance, Information Systems Management, Organisational Behaviour, Economics, Strategic Management, Legal Aspects of Business, Business Ethics, Quantitative Methods and Business Communication. A large number of electives from across several IIT departments are available for a student to pursue his/her individual interests in greater depth.

    Admission:- Qualifying JMET


  • Ph.D (Management)

    The School offers an advanced programme in management leading to the award of the Ph.D. degree of IIT, Kharagpur. The programme requires the candidate to take a package of compulsory courses recommended by the Doctoral Scrutiny Committee and write a dissertation of a high standard. Currently, there are several students enrolled in the doctoral programme who are pursuing their studies in the areas of Marketing, Operations, Finance, and Strategic Management.

    Admissions -

    Admissions to the Doctoral Program of VGSOM are tied up with Doctoral admissions of IIT Kharagpur. Watch out for admission advertisements in leading newspapers


•    The institute has a central library with rich collection of books and periodicals in the field of management. It also has journals for the upgradation of the students.

•    It has a canteen which provides fresh and reasonable food. It also provides lunch and some cold drinks for the students. The students of the institute enjoy a lot in the canteen.

•    It also provides transport facility to the students at reasonable cost. Institute’s transport is more convenient than any means of transport.

•    The college provides separate hostels for both boys and girls with all the modern facilities within it. So the students don’t need to move out for any of their needs.

•    It encourages sports among the students for the all the mental as well as physical development of the students.

•    It also has bank/ATM within the premises of the institute campus.

Vinod Gupta School of Management (VGSOM) Admissions

Admission to the B.Tech courses is on the basis of entrance exam score and the candidate must have passed 10+2 from any recognized university.

Eligibility: 10+2+3 and CAT exam.

Vinod Gupta School of Management (VGSOM) Faculty

Prof. S.K.Som

Designation - Director

Prof. K.K.Guin

Designation - Dean

S Sahney

Designation - Associate Professor

Qualification - Ph.D from IIT Delhi

Vinod Gupta School of Management (VGSOM) Placements

Vinod Gupta School of Management (VGSOM)'s placement cell not only provides placement assistance to the students in relevant organisation but it also helps the students of the institute in their career planning, preparation for selection tests, summer placement, internship and final placements.

Summer Placements:-

Summer Internship Recruitment Programme (SIRP) is conducted every year by Vinod Gupta School of Management where in top organizations of the country are invited to recruit first year students for summer internships.

Final Placements:-

Students have picked up the profiles of their choice from across a variety of domains including Finance, Operations, Marketing, Consulting and Systems. 38% of students were placed in Consulting sector, 22% in Operations sector, 18% in Finance sector, 11% in Marketing sector, 5% in IT and HR sector. The companies particpating were ABB, Balmer Lawrie, BHEL, Heinz, ITC, Mahindra and Mahindra, Tata Motors, Vedanta Resources, UB Group, Welspun, BHEL, SCI, AMI Partners, Avalon Consulting, Deloitte, Deloitte-USA, IBM, i-Maritime Infosys, KPMG and Wipro Consulting.

Placement Package 2011:-

Highest Package - 15 lakh p.a.
Average Package - 9 lakh p.a
Lowest Package - 8 lakh p.a

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  • 1 yrs-material mgt. diploma certificate course total fee Posted by : sanjib nayek, on 28-01-2012 Report Abuse
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