NTPC’s School of Business scores excels in summer placement
The National Thermal Power Corporation’s (NTPC) School of Business (NSB), has achieved 100 per cent summer placement for its first PGDM (Energy Management) batch, informed a release issued by NTPC.
NSB is one of India’s premier management institutes for the power sector. Under the institute’s Summer Internship Program (SIP), prominent power companies including the Indian Energy Exchange, Power Trading Corporation, Power Finance Corporation, AMP Solar, ACME Solar, GMR Trading, participated in the process, are absorbing students as interns.
Dr Gireesh C Tripathi, deputy director general (NSB) and Dr Sunil Maheshwari (professor IIM-A), chairman of governance committee of NSB appreciated the efforts of the students and wished them good luck for the future. Dr Tripathi has also lauded the placement cell for this remarkable feat shortly after the process for the institute’s first batch concluded.
Speaking on the occasion, Dr Tripathi said, “NSB is committed to developing the capability of the students and enhancing their marketability in the domain of energy business. We are delighted with the response we have received from recruiters for our SIP program and are confident that we will achieve 100 per cent placement for all our batches in future.”
Last year, NSB and India’s prominent management institute, The Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Ahmedabad, joined hands to create a world class research institute for policy prescription at NSB. Under the pact, IIM-A will handhold NSB, for five years, and help in having a distinguished faculty at NSB. It will also offer a host of specialised courses covering various aspects of the energy and power sectors, stated the release.