National Insurance Academy Pune, an Institute with a Public Sector parentage is an Institute which stands out for its excellent academic environment.
NIA’s AICTE approved two-year course, leading to Post Graduate Diploma in Management, has been carving young talent for leadership positions in the Insurance, Pension and Allied areas. A carefully crafted course structure, conducted by a unique blend of excellent academicians and a senior practioners with rich experience, prepares the young talent for the challenges of the industry progressing geometrically.
Today several Alumni of NIA are in important positions of many national and multi-national organisations within as well as outside the country. Some of such organisations are SBI Life and General Insurance Company Limited, ICICI Prudential Life Insurance Company Limited, ICICI Lombard General Insurance Company Limited, Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance Company Limited, Bajaj Allianz General Insurance Company Limited, Universal Sompo General Insurance Company Limited, IFFCO TOKIO General Insurance Company Limited, Exide Life Insurance Company Limited, GIC Re, Indian Public Sector General Insurance Companies, Reliance Industries Limited, JLT, Marsh, Howden, Mahindra, Majeso, Cognisant, Accenture, Syntel, IBM, BAI (Mauritius), Aetins (Malaysia), Nexus(Dubai), QIC (Qatar) and many more.
Track record of 100% placement since beginning, with compensation comparable to that of the best of the institutes, speaks itself about the value of NIA’s PGDM course.
A campus with excellent infrastructure facilities, always humming with academic events and activities with participation of national and global leaders is a natural breeding ground of true professionals.
The basket of its academic activities enriching the academic environment, includes Research and Consultancy, Publication and Management Development Programmes for officials of the insurance industry.
NIA an institute with B-School Leadership Award, is recognized by Government, Regulatory Bodies and several Global Institutions. Its training programmes regularly attract participants from many Afro Asian countries. It has a tie-up with National and Global Institutes like Federation of Afro Asian Insurers and Reinsurers(FAIR), Institute for Global Insurance Education(IGIE) and Insurance Institute of India(III).
Mr Vivek Velankar is a known/noted career counseller. His advice on “career choices” which appeared in PUNE MIRROR dated 26th December, 2016 –
“I am in final year BE and want to do an MBA in insurance Management. What institutes offer this course, and what’s the scope in this field? ” – Rohidas Konde
“The National Insurance Academy(NIA) in Pune offers the two year full-time Post Graduate Diploma in insurance Management. So far, most students have been absorbed by insurance companies, brokers and IT companies for Management Trainee Assignments, Technical Officers and Business Analysts. Admission to this institute is through CAT and / or CMAT MBA entrance Exams followed by GD/PI. http://www.niapune.org.in has more details.” – Vivek Velankar