With the whole world going digital day-by-day, the management education sector of India is slowly evolving too, with a mix of challenges and opportunities. Moving away from the traditional teaching methodologies and curriculum, the management education sector has started adapting to the advancements in technology, coupled with business dynamics, in pursuit of creating individuals who can partake confidently in the global competition.
Amidst this transformative environment, the NSB Academy stands tall as a welcome hub of management education. With its forward-thinking curriculum, industry-aligned programs, distinguished faculty, and state-of-the-art infrastructure, NSB prepares students to navigate the complexities of the business world.
Established by a distinguished group of academics and industry professionals with a shared vision of creating intellectual capital on a global scale, the initiative called NSB brings together successful professionals from diverse fields, each possessing proven credentials and extensive experience, to drive this endeavor. Also, with unwavering commitment, NSB strives to provide the best possible academic experience, laying a strong foundation for a successful management career. It is a unique undertaking by the National Educational and Social Trust (NEST) in Bengaluru, born out of careful deliberation to ensure that management education becomes more aligned with industry requirements, embracing a global perspective, and holding a significant meaning.
NSB Academy in a Nutshell
“At NSB, students have the opportunity to pursue the MBA+MIP program, which includes an International Immersion Program in Dubai”, shares – Dr. S. R. Shridhara Murthy, the Founder President of NSB. “Additionally, our institution offers the PGDM + One-month Advanced Diploma in Global Business Strategy in Malaysia, Singapore, and Indonesia, enabling students to gain a broader understanding of the global business landscape”, Dr. Murthy added.
Among all B-Schools in India, NSB offers management programs that are highly cost-effective and affordable. NSB’s programs provide students with exceptional opportunities such as free study abroad programs, free international immersion programs, international internships, and advanced additional programs, all included within the fee structure. Moreover, NSB grants scholarships based on recognized national-level tests such as MAT, CAT, CMAT, ATMA, GMAT, and XAT. The institution also facilitates students in availing SSP (State Scholarship Portal) and NSP (National Scholarship Portal) scholarships. In addition to scholarships, students have the option to explore available graduate assistantship opportunities.
The faculty members at NSB are an exceptional team of innovative, collaborative, and enthusiastic individuals who have a strong passion for research. Coming from diverse backgrounds in both industry and academia, they bring a balanced mix of experience and expertise to the table. Their primary goal is to ensure that classes are not only enriching and exciting but also yield tangible results. The faculty’s dedication to student success is evident in their outstanding rating of 4.8/5 in a confidential appraisal, reflecting the highest level of student satisfaction.
Redefining Infrastructural Brilliance
Boasting of meticulously planned and developed infrastructure, NSB is home to an ideal environment of inclusivity, spread across a 6.5-acre campus, living up to the standards set by the IT-capital of the country. Also equipped with a range of facilities including Wi-Fi connectivity, an amphitheater, an auditorium, comfortable waiting rooms, a well-equipped computer lab, a cafeteria, and hostel facilities. The institution’s library is regularly updated, providing students with access to a wealth of knowledge. Additionally, a beautiful reading park offers a serene space for academic pursuits. With such comprehensive amenities, students not only receive quality education but also have the opportunity to engage in recreational activities, ensuring a well-rounded learning experience.
Placements, Research and Entrepreneurship
At NSB, the management prioritizes maintaining a dedicated Corporate Relations cell, which aims to provide comprehensive training, in turn, facilitating campus recruitment, enhancing personality development, and offering internship opportunities. Through their strong network, the b-school closely collaborates with esteemed organizations such as PWC, Deloitte, Google, Accenture, KPMG, TCS, Reliance, E&Y, ICICI Bank, Wipro, Tech Mahindra, LG, Bosch, and many more, ensuring promising placement opportunities for the students in reputable companies and firms upon completion of their courses.
Additionally, NSB takes pride in generating highly sought-after management research that delves into the theoretical foundations of management philosophy. As a leading management institute, NSB leaves no stone unturned in nurturing and empowering students and young entrepreneurs. “We provide them with the necessary tools and knowledge to unlock their potential, including insights into market opportunities and the development of viable business models”, shared the Founder President.
Furthermore, NSB is known for promoting entrepreneurial and start-up potential, encouraging individuals to embark on the entrepreneurial journey. The institution’s entrepreneurship cell, known as “Disha,” plays a pivotal role in fostering and enhancing India’s entrepreneurial ecosystem. Disha facilitates seamless and effective collaboration among various stakeholders, including students, working professionals, aspiring and existing entrepreneurs, mentors, angel investors, venture capital firms, and corporates. Through interactive sessions, conferences, and other initiatives, the cell promotes the development of entrepreneurship ideas and provides a nurturing environment for their growth. NSB’s faculty members play a crucial role in this process, assisting students in identifying market opportunities, evaluating ideas, and formulating viable business models.
Dr. S. R. Shridhara Murthy – Founder President
A highly distinguished academician, researcher, scholar, administrator, and visionary, Dr. S. R. Shridhara Murthy has 25 years of experience in entrepreneurship, administration, consulting, teaching, and research. Dr. Murthy specializes in International Business, Cross-cultural Management, and Corporate Strategy, holding a PhD in Management from VIT University and an MBA from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, USA. His extensive work experience spans government, multinational corporations, and the private sector. He has taught and delivered lectures at prestigious global business schools, including Ohio University (USA), ESC-Pau Business School (France), The University of Deusto (Spain), and St. Mary’s University College MBA Program (UK). Recognized for his exceptional contributions, Dr. Murthy has received numerous prizes, awards, and accolades, including a University Gold Medal for outstanding performance in Graduate study and several best management faculty awards across B-schools. He is also the proud recipient of the Shiksha Bharati Puraskar presented by the All India Achievers’ Foundation.