Importance of Practical Exposure in MBA/PGDM
Today, the definition of a good management college largely depends on its ability to offer practical exposure. Best management colleges focus entirely to create industry ready employable candidates by providing practical platforms like internships, industry-visits & corporate conclaves. In times of cut-throat competition where everyone strives hard for a successful career, practical exposure is of prime importance.
Benefits of Practical Exposure to MBA/PGDM Students
- Builds Confidence: More often than not, fresh graduates with no work experience aspire to pursue an MBA/PGDM degree. With practical exposure like internships & industry visits, they get the chance to experience how corporate works in real which in turn builds their confidence.
- Networking: Working as an intern opens up the door to meet & know new people. These new acquaintances if handled well can turn out to be your potential mentors, professional references or prospective employers.
- Build Skills, Enhances Knowledge: Handling a practical project involves to perform many tasks & responsibilities. It may require you to learn new skills & acquire additional knowledge. In the process, you end up mastering new skills & polishing the existing ones.
- Strengthen the Foundation: We learn more by doing & experiencing. Our brain is more likely to retain the information gained by doing things in real. Hence when you apply the concepts learned in your classroom to the real world, it penetrates deeper & of course, you’d never be able to wipe it off, ever.
You’re the topper of your class, your theoretical concepts are in place, and you think it’s enough? Well, think again. Competition is merciless, to stand out, you must know how to apply your knowledge to come up with practical & innovative solutions. Practical Exposure empowers you to put your theoretical knowledge into action.