NEW DELHI: Birla Institute of Management Technology (BIMTECH), Greater Noida has launched, in 2010, a new programme i.e. PGDM (Sustainable Development Practices).
The course is duly recognized by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and modeled on the recommendations of International Commission on Education for Sustainable Development Practice and customized to local condition. The main pillars of the programme are (i) Health Sciences, (ii) Management,( iii) Natural Sciences (iv) Social Science (v) Education (vi) CSR (vii) Livelihood Promotion (viii) Community Investment and Strategy etc.
The program has evoked much interest among corporate, donor agencies and social and developmental organizations and they have provided internship and placement to students of this programme.
Students of this programme have been given space for internship and placement by E&Y, Dabur Ltd., DLF Foundation, Bharti Foundation, ITC Ltd, National Hydro Power Corporation (NHPC), Asian Institute of Technology(Bangkok), Grant Thornton, International Development Enterprise (Bangladesh), Swisscontact (Bangladesh), J. K. Paper Ltd., ACC Ltd., Mother Dairy, Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), ACDI/VOCA, Foundation for MSME Clusters, ACCESS Development Services, Development Alternatives, Federation of Indian Mineral Industries (FIMI), Sahara Q Shop etc.