Mumbai, January 31, 2014:
MISB Bocconi, the India presence of SDA Bocconi School of Management, Italy, started the placement session for its first batch of PGPB (Post Graduate Program in Business) class of 2012-14, through Bocconi&Jobs career event. Prof. Andrea Sironi, Rector of Universita Bocconi inaugurated the proceedings for the job fair, along with Stefano Caselli, Vice-Rector, Universita' Bocconi and Laura Candotti, Director of Market and External Affairs Division at Universita' Bocconi and Alessandro Giuliani, Managing Director of MISB Bocconi. Teams from leading Indian and multi-national companies visited the MISB, Mumbai campus on day 1. Bocconi&Jobs is Universita Bocconi's (Italy) career event, an exclusive occasion during which companies, organizations and professional firms meet with students from the University.
Inaugurating Bocconi&Jobs at the MISB Bocconi campus, Prof. Andrea Sironi, Dean of Universita' Bocconi, Italy, said: "Students from over 80 nationalities study at Universita Bocconi and the Bocconi&Jobs career event
provides a platform to organizations to interact and recruit some of the best talent from around the world. At the Mumbai campus, students study the same global curriculum under the guidance of our global faculty, as at our Milan
campus. Through Bocconi&Jobs, we bring the global placement experience for our students at Mumbai."
The first batch of PGPB at MISB Bocconi commenced in July 2012. The batch completed one of their semesters at Universita
Bocconi in Milan under the campus abroad program and returned in January 2014.
Highlighting the unique features of MISB Bocconi's PGPB program, Prof. Stefano Casselli, Vice-Rector, Universita' Bocconi said: "There are three
pillars to our two year PGPB program. The first is our focus on soft skills, which is important for managers today in the globalised world. The second pillar is the in-class experience for students through teaching by global
faculty with a mix of theory and practice. The third pillar is the international exposure for the students."
About SDA Bocconi School of Management
SDA Bocconi is the leading School of Management in Italy and
also stands among the top-ranked European Institutions. Founded in 1971, with its 40-year experience in management education, SDA Bocconi is engaged in the promotion and organization of executive education, with an
international approach. The School's vision of empowering life through knowledge and imagination lies behind its program offerings: Executive Education Open and Custom Programs,
Master Programs, for the development of individuals, companies, institutions and economic systems. Being part of the Bocconi world implies entering into a unique community of faculty, staff and students who share intellectual
curiosity, the ability to innovate and the quest for excellence.
In 2013 SDA Bocconi, International MBA ranked 3rd worldwide for outside of US business schools in the Forbes rankings.
About MISB Bocconi
MISB Bocconi is a leading International Business School based in Mumbai,
granting post graduate and executive education to meet the career aspirations of top students and the needs of a changing global environment.
MISB Bocconi provides its students the tools and opportunities to develop
their personality, employability and entrepreneurial expertise and equips them with cutting edge skills to meet the needs of the employment sector. MISB Bocconi ensures industry interaction, practical experience, intensive academic
training, an international outlook and projects which prepare students for jobs and entrepreneurship.