The association includes the launch of several flagship programmes covering business management, digital marketing, artificial intelligence & machine learning, among others.
Times Professional Learning (TPL), India’s leading education provider for students, budding professionals, and executives, under its brand The Second Wind (TimesTSW), has announced a strategic tie-up with the Indian Institute of Management Bodh Gaya (IIM BG) for the launch of various executive education programmes.
The collaboration would commence with the launch of three programmes – Executive Certificate Programme in Digital Marketing for Business, Executive Certificate Programme in Business Management and Executive Certificate Programme in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning for Business delivered via Times Professional Learning’s state-of-the-art platform.
Learners will experience a campus-immersive session during the programmes and will also be awarded the status of the prestigious IIM Bodh Gaya Executive Alumni. Moving forward, TPL-IIM Bodh Gaya also aims to introduce courses in Supply Chain Analytics and other emerging areas to cater to requirements of varied sectors.
IIM Bodh Gaya’s state-of-the-art 119-acre facility provides a unique experience and imbibes modern-day skills through technological interventions to its learners. It earns a proud distinction of being established in the land of Nalanda, renowned for attaining knowledge and enlightenment. TPL and IIM Bodh Gaya aim to take forward the legacy by investing in talent, innovation, youth, and technology while introducing new-age programmes through digital platforms, thus contributing towards nation-building.
Speaking on the announcement, Dr. Vinita S. Sahay, Director, Indian Institute of Management Bodh Gaya, said, “It is a pleasure and privilege to associate with Times Professional Learning and embark on a new journey in learning. We are the custodians of one of the two biggest brands that India has produced – the IITs and IIMs. We have inherited a legacy and have a huge responsibility to create a bright future for the youth of our country. We are steadfast in equipping our young leaders and empowering them to be future-ready. Our teachers are committed to contributing to our nation’s growth by imparting knowledge with modern-day skills and setting impeccable learning standards.”
Anish Srikrishna, CEO, Times Professional Learning, said, “We are delighted to collaborate with Indian Institute of Management Bodh Gaya. It is our constant endeavor to provide excellence in education to our learners. The programmes offered by IIM Bodh Gaya are among the best in India and we would want learners to take advantage of these programmes.”
Indian Institute of Management Bodh Gaya
The Indian Institute of Management is perceived as the most prestigious and elite B-schools in India which lay emphasis on practical experience and critical thinking instead of rote learning and conventional academic schedule. Building on the grand heritage of the IIM brand, IIM Bodh Gaya fosters a culture and curriculum whose sole purpose is to create socially responsible managers and emotionally mature leaders. A dynamic curriculum in consonance with academics and industry experts provides the students with the opportunities to master new skills and
explore diverse perspectives. Apart from the conventional classroom setup, IIM Bodh Gaya lays emphasis on practical learning as students partake in case studies, sessions with industry experts, live projects, etc. The institute’s thrust on meaningful research is evident through the credentials and accomplishments of its faculty that has publications in ABDC and Scopus listed journals of repute. In a short span of time, IIM Bodh Gaya has strengthened its position in the corporate world, with its students contributing to illustrious business organizations of the
IIM Bodh Gaya acknowledges the significance of exposure to global standards and contemporary trends for enrichment of its students’ learning experience. To bring that international exposure and cultural diversity to the campus, the institute has established collaborations with several reputed institutions in France, Venezuela, Russia, Mexico, Italy, and South Korea while discussions are underway with many other international universities across
Times Professional Learning:
Times Professional Learning (TPL) is India’s leading education provider for students, young professionals, and executives, has remained steadfast towards its goal of democratizing education through its programmes. Aimed at employability, TPL’s programmes have been created to meet the rapidly changing industry requirements and have been blended with technology to make them more accessible. TPL has stayed committed to its core belief and vision of making excellence in education accessible and affordable through learner-centric innovations and global collaborations.
TPL offers boutique learning solutions under two brands, The Second Wind (TimesTSW) which caters to executive education programmes for working professionals and TimesPro that offers several job-oriented vocational education and skill training programmes. In addition, TPL’s Bespoke Learning Programmes offer customized off-the-shelf training, executive coaching, competence of expert facilitators, diverse industry exposure and superior pedagogy through its Learning Management Systems. The Enterprise Learning Solutions’ signature programmes include ‘SCULPT’, ‘DATA Jedi’, ‘Search Inside Yourself (SIY)’ and ‘Leading the EI Way’ that have upskilled professionals to meet the industry demand.