It gives me great pleasure in welcoming you to SVKM and to our Institute of International Studies. Internationalization of businesses and education has opened various opportunities to young graduates. SVKM has been the pioneer in this process of collaborating with Kingston University, London to provide a unique opportunity to students in India to such a global undergraduate programme in Business Administration.
We offer a distinctive education marked by strong student engagement and innovative modules that focus on a student's entrepreneurial and employability skills. The Kingston University BBA (Hons) programmes in Business Administration and International Business is designed for students who aspire to be innovative leaders and provides a comprehensive and integrated understanding of business in a contemporary and international context.
At SVKM, we have over 40,000 students from different parts of the India and reflect a truly diverse study environment. Our institutes provide students state-of-art learning resources and well-equipped campuses at Mumbai, Shirpur, Bangalore, Hyderabad and Chandigarh meeting International standards. In terms of teaching, we are proud to have a strong teaching force that are thought leaders in their areas and are capable of leading our students to meet the challenges of the 21st Century. Our students and staff are mentored by their respective heads who ensure good governance based on their vast experience and practical knowledge.
Academically Kingston University is a great fit with SVKM. The Kingston Business School, is one of the 24 Business Schools in the UK with accreditation from the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD) and one of only 43 worldwide with the EFMD's EPAS accreditation. Over the past years, the Business School is paving the way to be one of the most preferred Institutions by International Studies.
In its eighth successive year, I extend my best wishes to its Director. I am confident that your study at SVKM and Kingston University will be a life changing learning experience and will equip you to achieve your goals and design your career.
Shri Amrish R. Patel