St. Kabir Institute of Professional Studies (SKIPS) was established in 2008, under the aegis of St. Kabir Group of Educational Institutes which has its presence since 1985 and is imparting quality education for over 34 years. Currently the group comprises 5 academic institutions with 6500 students and about 500 academicians and around 8000 strong alumna.
SKIPS has established itself as one of the best B-schools in Ahmedabad. Fostering industry driven curriculum SKIPS offers PGDM with Dual Specialization in Marketing, HR, Finance, Operations, International Business and Information Technology
SKIPS integrates the best industry practices with contemporary theoretical developments to create a learning environment which is rich in both aspects. The institute believes in making a rich learning environment where students are aided by exponents in their innovative ventures. SKIPS focuses on the holistic development of students both within and outside the classrooms.
In a bid to strike a fine balance between the local and the global, SKIPS gives its students due exposure to global management practices while maintaining relevance to their own culture and economy.
- Practical Knowledge: SKIPS strives to provide practical knowledge along with academic skills which includes Co-curricular activities like Summer Internship, Live Project, Industrial Visit, Industry Interaction Forum (IIF), St. Kabir Open Platform for Entrepreneurs (SKOPE), Guest Lecture Series, Book Club, Movie Club, Workshops, NHRD meet
- Empoyability Enhancement Initiatives: SKIPS has taken most rewarding initiatives like Employability Enhancement Program and profile enhancing Industry Certifications like NISM, NCFM, AMFI, Google, Bing. These programs have been grooming the students for better jobs and myriad students have got benefitted out of these programs.
- PGDM with Dual specialization : SKIPS offers dual specialization in PGDM in the areas of Marketing, Finance, Human Resources, Operations, International Business, Information Technology
- Experienced Faculty: Faculty members at SKIPS have rich academic, research and industry level experience in their respective areas
- Certifications : Google, Bing & Hootsuite for Digital marketing, CII (Charted Insurance Institute-UK) , for Insurance, NISM and AMFI for Mutual Fund and Capital Market, CCNA, ISMA, OCP for Information Technology
- International collaborations: SKIPS has collaborations with IIBN – Russia, Ajman University, Ajman-UAE, CII-South Woodford, London, AIESEC
- Awards : Excellence in Management Education" by TOI, 2020, Best Placement Record” and “Industry Exposure” by TOI, 2019
- Moderate Fee: PGDM Programme Fee at SKIPS is Rs.4.26 lakhs which is lower than most other PGDM programmes offered in India.
- Good Placements: Average salary in Placement 2020 at SKIPS is Rs.4.5 LPA and the highest salary is Rs.10LPA.
- Top Recruiters: Key recruiters in Placement include HDFC Bank, Axis Bank, ITC, Colgate, Nestle, TCS, Berger, LG Electronics, Byjus, FlipKart, Adani Wilmar, S&P Global, Zydus Cadila, Kellogg's.