Opportunities in Bussiness Management, Hotels & Tourism, Information Technology, Biotechnology, Bioinformatics, Nutrition & Dietetics
The need of the day for any educational institution is to provide education that encompasses world class curriculum & is also industry focused. Providing quality learning in higher education is becoming a major focus area in the country not only with the government but also increasingly with educational institutions.
Bussiness Management:With growing complexity of all commercial activity and the entry of multinationals, the need for systematic and efficient management practices has created a huge demand for competent personnel in all areas of business and commerce. Like the organiized sector of commerce and industry, the traditionally non-organized sectors like agricultureand handicrafts are realizing the need for professional management. This has opened up limitless opportunities in diverse spheres for students of commerce and allied subjects. The Management has become a degree of choice for the talent Indian student. This change can be attributed to the Indian Government's liberalization of the economic policy and encouragement given to the multinational companies to invest in India. There is a good scope for Management Graduates to occupy positions of prestige and responsibilty, with attractive remuneration levels.
Hotels & Tourism Industry:There has been tremendous growth in the tourism industry over the past few decades. This had been testified with “World Tourism Guides” nominating India as the 5th most popular destination in the world.
India’s flourishing tourism sector has been beneficial for its hotel industry also. India, with its diverse cultures and rich heritage has been attracting visitors from all over the world. The rise in corporate activity lending to greater number of business trips as well as a desire to travel on holiday, have in turn, made the hospitality industry a very competitive one.
We must now consider the future plans for the new era. There has been a 15.5% increase in the number of tourist’s arrivals and 23% increase in the total foreign earnings. Today hospitality and tourism is the worlds largest generator of job’s and this global industry will continue to add another 130 million jobs in the next 10 years. The unprecedented growth in this sector has created a skyrocketing demand for management personnel.
Information Technology has been the greatest agent of change & promises to play an ever bigger role in the coming years. The recommendations of the National Task Force on Information Technology cover a wide spectrum of issues. It includes telecommunications, Finance. Banking, Revenue, Commerce, Electronics, Human Resource development. Outsourcing of Information Technology jobs will continue, & one out of every four high-technology jobs in developed nations today may be outsourced to emerging markets such as India by 2010.
With the growing complexity of all commercial activity & the entry of multinationals, the need of systematic & efficient Management practices has created a huge demang for competent personnel in all areas of business & commerce. The MBA has become a degree of choice for the talented Indian student. There is a good scope for MBA graduates to occupy positions of prestige & responsibility, with attractive remuneration levels.