FORE School of Management (FSM), New Delhi welcomed its new 2022-24 batch of 400 students for its two-year full-time PGDM programmes and organized the induction ceremony for PGDM, PGDM (International Business), PGDM (Financial Management) & PGDM (Big Data Analytics) on 8 July 2022. The Batch with regional diversity representing 22 states, comprises 75% Non-Engineers and 28% female students.
Mr. Kush Mehra, President and Chief Business Officer (CBO) at Pine Labs Pvt. Ltd. and Ms. Sanchita Mukherji, Co-Founder & Partner at Blue Edge Associates LLP, both alumni of FSM, were the guests of honour in this ceremony. Dr. Jitendara Das, Director, FSM, along with the Vice-Chairman Dr.Vinayshil Gautam welcomed the students at the Induction ceremony in the presence of the faculty, staff and some of the distinguished alumni and industry leaders.
FORE School of Management Batch Profile 2022: Key Highlights
- Total Batch Size: 400 students
- Non-Engineers: 75%
- Women Students: 28%
- Regional Diversity: Students Represent 22 States
The ceremony began with the auspicious lighting of the lamp. Prof. Sanghamitra Budhhapriya, Dean (Academics), started the proceedings by welcoming the new batch of students and said, “FORE is known for its high-quality academic standards. There are more than 60 full-time faculty members bringing in their academic excellence and industry exposure which will add value to the knowledge the students receive. Our pedagogy has been developed in a way to encourage brainstorming and make students industry-ready.”
Academic & Gender Diversity
Academic and gender diversity improves peer learning and all the top B-schools are focusing on improving the academic and gender diversity in their classrooms. This year FSM has registered good academic and gender diversity for the PGDM batch as under Gender Diversity 72% Male students & 28% Female and as far Academic Diversity is concerned 25% Engineers and 75% Non-Engineers from various diverse academic backgrounds.
Batch Represents 22 States
Students admitted at the FSM New Delhi batch 2022-24 are from 8000+ applicants and come from 22 states across 100 cities. They came from multiple tier 2 and tier 3 cities and towns across the country including North-Eastern part of India.
Welcoming the batch, Dr. Jitendara Das, Director FORE School of Management, assured the students that FSM would do everything to ensure that students’ expectations and aspirations were matched, and said “We will always make sure that you are provided with all that is required for quality learning, but it is up to you to have the zeal to learn and transform yourselves into able beings. It is very important to bring discipline in your life as that will be the guiding factor for your achievements” and added “In addition to the courses and extra-curricular activities, FORE also stresses co-curricular activities wherein students are encouraged to attend seminars to hone skills beyond classrooms.”
Addressing the gathering, Dr. Vinayshil Gautam Vice Chairman, FORE School of Management, said, "This is an important day of your lives. From tomorrow, we evolve together in our journey of discovery."
Ms. Sanchita Mukherji, Co-Founder & Partner at Blue Edge Associates LLP and Mr. Kush Mehra, Chief Business Officer (CBO) at Pine Labs Pvt. Ltd shared words of inspiration with the students. Ms. Mukherji said, "You can never lose, you either win or learn. Some failure in life is evitable; fear of failure gave me self-realization”. Reminiscing his own experience at FORE, Mr. Mehra mentioned diversity as a key strong point. He said, "The diversity at FORE was itself a source of learning for me. Spend all your time and efforts here productively and work on your dream"
The ceremony drew to a close with the Vote of Thanks by Prof. Sanghamitra Buddhapriya.
Established in 1981 as a non-profit institution FORE is one of the highly ranked B-schools in India. It is ranked among top 5 management institutes in Delhi and is ranked # 43 among top 100 management institutes in India in Govt of India, MHRD NIRF Ranking 2021. FORE is accredited by SAQS (South Asia Quality Systems). The PGDM & PGDM (IB) courses at FORE are accredited by National Board of Accreditation (NBA) and are recognized as equivalent to MBA by Association of Indian Universities (AIU). All the PGDM programmes at FORE are AICTE approved.
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