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World’s renowned Management Gurus and thought leaders are a part of our Academic Advisory Council who help us continuously innovate and globally benchmark our one year PGPM curriculum.
Full time faculty with rich academic and industry experience from across the world ensure that you learn business management from the best of the best.
International visiting faculty from the best colleges for MBA in the world, the Ivy League schools such as Kellogg, Stanford, Yale, etc., provide global perspectives to our PGPM students.
In line with our motto of Global Mindset - Indian Roots, Great Lakes has consistently attracted global thought leaders to share their perspectives with the students in the past. The students of the one year program get a once in a lifetime opportunity to interact with management doyens from some of the best MBA Schools of the world like Harvard, Stanford, Booth, Yale, INSEAD, Kellogg, etc - people who have impacted management education, written textbooks and advised CEOs of Fortune 500 companies.
Every year India’s leading companies vie to recruit from the PGPM Batch leading to 100% of the class getting placed consistently before the completion of the program. The recruiters represent a wide range of industries and offer diverse roles across functions. Irrespective of where they work, Great Lakers are equipped and driven to outperform with well-rounded competencies and strong values.
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Full time member strong Business Advisory Council headed by Dr. Ratan Tata and comprising the who’s who of business helps us stay connected and business relevant.
Adi GodrejChairman, Godrej Group
Vijay GovindarajanProfessor, Tuck
Ram CharanGlobal Thought Leader
Philip KotlerProfessor, Kellogg
Ratan TataChairman, TATA Sons
Indra NooyiEx-Chairperson & CEO, PepsiCo
Each year, Great Lakes hosts top executives from the world's largest organisations and most well-known brands. CXO talks present interactive sessions with business leaders on several topics which include management functions, AI, data science, digital transformation and evolving business models.
Mr. R. Seshasayee Fmr Chairman, Infosys
Mr. Ganesan Ramachandran MD, Accenture Strategy
Mr. Suresh Narayanan Chairman & MD, Nestle India
Mr. Ananth Krishnan CTO, TCS
Mr. Mohan Nair SVP & CIO Cambia Health Solutions
Mr. Shrijeet Mishra CIO, Aditya Birla Group
As an MBA student, experiential learning helps the participants put into action the concepts learnt in the class - be it developing leadership and managerial skills, honing strong analytical skills or understanding and analyzing business cases.
Dr. Sayantan Mitra
Dental Surgeon with a profound passion for change
Sayantan's journey, starting as a dental surgeon in a government hospital and leading to Great Lakes, was a unique path shaped by hard work and determination. His strong passion for healthcare and helping others drove him to pursue an MBA. He also excels as a district-level bowling all-rounder, achieving impressive wicket hauls.
Designs, dunks, and making a difference – this architect's essence
Nishita's passion for architecture ignited during her school days, and after two years of practicing it, she recognized the importance of gaining management knowledge to not only enhance her business and leadership skills but also to enable her to make a positive impact on her community. She also enjoys playing basketball and has a fondness for singing.
Creative marketeer with a zeal for food and football
Ayan joined the F&B industry with a history honors degree. After working for 5 years, he gained valuable experience in client servicing and marketing consulting with luxury dining restaurants. His decision to pursue an MBA was a natural step for him to continue discovering new passions.
An Analyst & a Bharatnatyam dancer
Anshu is driven by creativity and curiosity. Harnessing these qualities, she made the choice to enroll in Teach for India's two-year fellowship program. She leveraged her learnings at TFI as she joined ZS Associates as an Analyst. Additionally, she actively engaged in inter-school debate competitions and was a part of various dance troupes.
Psychology professor turned management professional
Having served as an Assistant Professor for 5 years, Rohit had become a beloved figure among his students with his enthusiasm for teaching and dedication to his work. He aspires to extend his fervor to the realm of business. Alongside his academic pursuits, he indulges in his passion for anime, gaming, basketball, and philosophical reading.
Food tech executive with a love for photography
Having been engaged in the manufacturing processes of well-loved snacks such as Bingo Potato chips and Yippee Noodles during his tenure at ITC Ltd Food Division, Rijubon's passion for the food industry continues to flourish. Now, at GreatLakes, he aims to broaden his horizons and acquire invaluable business acumen. Additionally, he is a proficient Tabla player and possesses a fervor for photography.
Risk consultant with a passion for travel
Ayush landed his first consulting job at the age of 20 and with his unwavering spirit and determination to explore new industries, he was able to thrive in this domain even without prior experience.Today, Ayush is committed to acquiring new knowledge and skills during his MBA journey. He is incredibly curious about what the future holds for him. Additionally, Ayush has a passion for swimming and cooking.
Software engineer with a keen interest in History
After working for two years as an Automation Tester at TCS and actively participating in CSR activities, she discovered her passion for leadership and mentoring. To nurture this passion, she made the decision to pursue an MBA, driven by the desire to learn something new each day and evolve into the best version of herself. Apoorva also finds joy in playing badminton and cooking.
Our Great Lakes PGPM alumni now occupy top-tier positions in renowned brands within India and abroad. Witness their remarkable journeys and their success stories.
"One year at Great Lakes with experiential learning, multiple team projects and deadlines trains you well for the highly demanding leadership roles"