The School of Management and Entrepreneurship (SME) at IIT Jodhpur is a startup conceptualized with a difference and set up in 2019. It started its academic programs in 2020 in true entrepreneurial spirit when the world was shutting down. SME’s vision of technology-focused management education and research found immediate relevance in a world that was rapidly using technology to manage the emerging international situation. SME’s MBA-Technology and MBA degrees are much sought-after programs, and has generated great interest among students and the industry. SME, as an entrepreneurial venture, is beginning to make a mark for itself among management schools in a short time of just two years – full winter (social sector) and summer internship placements, a vibrant doctoral program, popular minor programs in management and entrepreneurship as part of IIT Jodhpur’s flagship program, multiple student driven events, and evolving industry collaboration to name a few. The students of SME are already participating in entrepreneurial thought processes in conjunction with students from disciplines in technology, sciences, and humanities. Our students are sought after by industry as they bring a unique mix of management knowledge and technology rigor to excel in evolving roles and responsibilities of the future economy and industry. The students of inaugural MBA cohort are attracting high-quality placements.
International universities actively seek SME’s students to participate in their degree programs due to our curriculum that is a confluence of core management principles and technology-based applications. The faculty are publishing in reputed journals and are involved in IIT Jodhpur’s inter-disciplinary research programs. It is truly an exciting time to be part of SME, IIT Jodhpur as a faculty and as a student!
As SME marches ahead with its mission to enable a new generation of managers, entrepreneurs and leaders with foresight and humanistic values, it is inspiring to note tRead More