100% placement in first phase of final placements at VGSoM                           Summer Placement Report 2021-23

Management Development Program

Executive Program
Vinod Gupta School of Management (VGSoM), Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur has conducted a 2-day management development program on “Residential Workshop on Negotiation Skills” for Officers of Central Public Sector Enterprises. The program was held from 7th-8th November 2022 at VGSoM, IIT Kharagpur. A total of 23 participants from different Central PSUs attended the program. The program covered entire Concepts of Negotiation, Rules of Negotiation & Mock Session with Case Studies, Negotiation and Persuasion Skills etc. All these were helpful to the participants, and they enjoyed and appreciated the program.

Upcoming MDPs

Faculty Update

Independent director - Revfin

Dr. Prabina Rajib has been appointed as an Independent Director of Revfin, a leading electric mobility company. Dr. Rajib has over 20 years of experience in the financial industry, and her expertise in risk management and corporate finance will be invaluable to Revfin as it continues to grow. VGSoM, IIT Kharagpur is proud of Dr. Rajib's accomplishments, and we wish her all the best in her new role.

Research Paper

Prof. Vinay Yadav's published research work "Risk of plastics losses to the environment from Indian landfills" gets featured in Hindustan Times.

Link to Article

Literati Award 2020

IIT Kharagpur - Vinod Gupta School of Management proudly congratulates Prof. Rudra Prakash Pradhan, on being awarded the Best Faculty award in the "Associate Professor" category for his outstanding contributions towards teaching, research and institute development.

Literati Award 2020

A case study written by Prof. Prabina Rajib of VGSoM, IIT Kharagpur and Prof. Sankarshan Basu of IIM Banglore,titled 'ISPRL Managing India's Sovereign Crude oil Price Risk' has been named 'Best Case in the AIMA ICRC Case Writing competition'.

Literati Award 2020

IIT Kharagpur - Vinod Gupta School of Management proudly congratulates Dr. Tutan Ahmed, Assistant Professor on his being selected for the prestigious Fulbright Scholarship. He has proceeded to University of California , Santa Barbara on 5th of Feb for a 9 month stint at this university , where he will be working with Prof. Peter Kuhn from the department of Economics. His area of research work will be "When Rosie wants to Rivet: Understanding Layers of Employers' Gender Stereotype in a Recruitment Process”.

VGSoM Publications

Corporate Interaction


Name: Mr. Lokesh Venkataswamy

Affiliation:CEO & Managing Director at Innomantra Consulting Private Limited
Topic: Discover Innovation
Date: 19.02.2022


Name: Mr. Rajan Sethuraman

Affiliation:Chief Executive Officer at LatentView Analytics
Topic: Growing Trends of Data Analytics
Date: 03.02.2022


Name: Mr. Avez Sayed

Affiliation:Chief Risk Officer at SBI General Insurance
Topic: Creating the future of Work and Organization
Date: 27.01.2022

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News & Announcements @VGSoM


Teacher's Day '22 Celebrations

Words fail to describe the tremendous debt that we owe our teachers. We can only acknowledge it, and try to pass on what changed our lives to the next generation. The students of the IIT Kharagpur - Vinod Gupta School of Management came together to celebrate Teachers' Day in the presence of their esteemed faculty and Dean.

Welcomes 2022-24 Batch

VGSoM welcomes 2022-24 Batch

The 2022-24 batch of MBA was welcomed into the institute by our Chief Guest, Commodore PR Hari, Chairman and Managing Director of Garden reach shipbuilders and Engineers Ltd. The event was also graced by Prof V.K. Tiwari, Director - IIT Kharagpur, Prof. V.N. Achutha Naikan, Dean - VGSoM, IIT Kharagpur and Prof. Pradip Kumar Ray, Emeritus Professor, IIT Kharagpur. Our respected faculty left no stones unturned in motivating the budding leaders to make the most out of their upcoming journey at VGSoM.


Tata Metaliks Management Development Program

A five-day Management Development Programme was conducted for the executives of Tata Metaliks at IIT Kharagpur - Vinod Gupta School of Management premises during 11 – 15 July 2022. Twenty-one executives at various levels of the company participated in the MDP.


VGSoM Ranks 12th in NIRF Ranking 2022

IIT Kharagpur - Vinod Gupta School of Management is ecstatic to announce that the institute has secured the 12th position among the country’s best business and management institutes, according to the NIRF rankings for 2022.

Unlock the Vault of Memories.

We have many memories, but the ones we made in college are worth remembering. Yes, it is that time of the year again.


Purvodaya - The Annual Business Fest of VGSoM

We are glad to announce that Purvodaya’22, the flagship B-school fest of VGSoM, IIT Kharagpur is all set to happen from 4th to 6th of February 2022


Teacher's Day '21 Celebrations

The student community of IIT Kharagpur - Vinod Gupta School of Management joined hands to celebrate Teacher's Day with fervent zeal and high enthusiasm to thank their revered faculties for their continued guidance.

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VGSoM alumni receive IIT Kharagpur Young Alumni Achiever Award 2021

VGSoM alumni Sameer Aggarwal, Arjun Nohwar and Leepsa Nabaghan Madhabika have been awarded IIT Kharagpur Young Alumni Achiever Award 2021 for having shown promise and early success in the professional journey.


IIT Kharagpur celebrates their 71st foundation day

IIT Kharagpur - Vinod Gupta School of Management takes this opportunity to commemorate the unabated efforts of the IIT fraternity amidst the pandemic and reaffirms its commitment to the development of the nation.

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Welcomes 2021-23 Batch

VGSoM welcomes 2021-23 Batch

VGSOM gladly welcomes 2021-23 batch MBA students with a heartwarming welcome address by Mr. Nirmal K. Bhardwaj, Founder & CEO of The Bengaluru Angels, Resurgent Agric and Pristine Escapes. The Inaugural session was graced by Prof. V.N. Achutha Naikan, Dean, VGSoM, IIT Kharagpur and Prof. Pradip Kumar Ray, Emeritus Professor, IIT Kharagpur.


Vishleshan, Management E-Conclave

VGSoM successfully concludes Vishleshan, Management E-Conclave. The theme for the e-conclave was 'The Virtual Workplace:Upholding employee well-being while ensuring organizational productivity.'


VGSoM alumni receive IIT Kharagpur Young Alumni Achiever Award 2020

VGSoM alumni Mohammad Athar and Saraswati R have been awarded IIT Kharagpur Young Alumni Achiever Award 2020 for their outstanding early-career contribution.


SMU-IITKGP Inclusive and Immersive Experiential Learning (I2XL) Programme

VGSOM IIT Kharagpur has signed an MoU with Singapore Management University for I2XL programme. The programme is aimed at providing a managerial education and business school experience that encourages students to apply classroom concepts in a global business environment. 25 Students from VGSOM IIT Kharagpur participated in I2XL programme

QS Ranking

VGSom secures 4th Rank in India in QS Rankings 2019

Ranking 4th in India and in the top 250 globally, the institute takes immense pride in sharing the results of the QS World University Rankings 2019.

Student Achievements

Palash Ninawe, Vijay Karotra and Vijay Reddiar of the MBA 2022 batch for emerging as the Runners-Up of OpsPardha, a competition organized by SPJIMR - SP Jain Institute of Management & Research as part of OJAS XIV - Annual Business Summit of SPJIMR.

Thoucentric National Winners

Sreeram Rangarajan, Vijay Jain, and Aswin Kumar Govindarajan of the MBA 2023 batch for emerging as the winners in Advertere, organized by SPJIMR SP Jain Institute of Management & Research.The team showcased exemplary skills in the advertising-based case study, which focused on creating an end-to-end digital marketing campaign for a recognized loungewear brand. We wish them the very best in their future endeavors.

Thoucentric National Winners

Saksham Gupta, Yuganchan Kant, and Sagnik Roy of the MBA 2023 batch for emerging as the winners of Ops-Essentia, a case challenge competition organized by Indian Institute of Management Raipur. The team excelled and displayed exemplary knowledge in the supply chain domain and developed solutions to real-life business problems. We wish them all the very best in their future endeavours.

Thoucentric National Winners

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