Taxila Business School: Promising Cutting-Edge Business Education to Indian Students

  Prof. Anuradha Mehta,    DirectorAbroad understanding of businesses, finance, basic economic principles, Business Analytics etc is very important for aspiring entrepreneurs and business leaders. Taxila Business School, established in the year 2003, is striving to prepare future business leaders by providing the best academic knowledge and business skills. Since its inception, the B School has been recognized for its quality education, placement, and faculty members by various organizations.

What are the advancements of your programs at Taxila Business School and tell us about your USP?
An AICTE approved college, the Taxila Business School established in the year 2003 is situated in the middle of the commercial city of Jaipur. Taxila offers a futuristic curriculum which is also challenging at the same place to keep our student future ready. Our outstanding faculty in college and cohesive alumni network ensure the students of Taxila are prepared to become future leaders.

This is an era of competition and it is very necessary for the students as well as for the institutions to have to differentiate advantage over their counterparts so that they do not relegate to an average existential life. The diversity of the student, rigorous academic program, industry exposure, and triple specialization including business analytics have led to great acceptability of our students in the recruiting corporate year after year. Apart from that, Finest Infrastructure with high tech classrooms, auditorium, library, indoor swimming pool, and gymnasium are our various USPs. We provide triple specialization to our students and Business Analytics is compulsory specialization which is our USP too.

Business analysis made the most significant jump of any skill on our list. It's one of the few hard skills every professional should have, as most roles require some level of business analysis to make decisions. Understanding the needs of industry, Taxila emphasizes in developing managers for tomorrow with a clear vision, therefore the first three terms are devoted to core modules with Business Analytics and Digital Marketing covering hard technical knowledge in areas such as strategy, organizational behavior, finance and quantitative methods. Learning of R, SQL, Python and SPSS enhance mainstream as businesses of all sizes and analytics skill levels get into the big data game these days.

Take us through the admission process, eligibility criteria, and the fee structure of the programs at Taxila Business School.
Our admission process includes an online case study analysis followed by a personal interview with our senior faculty members. Before the final selection of the applicant, we also consider suitable weightage of Work Experience, Academic & Regional background, Professional Qualification, Institution of Excellence, etc.
Taxila accepts CAT, CMAT, XAT, GMAT, ATMA, and MAT scores and along with the competitive exam scores, the aspirants seeking admission in the Taxila PGDM program must have min 50% marks in graduation for the General and 45% for the Reserved category as per AICTE norms, and the good part is that the students appearing in their final year of graduation are also eligible to apply for the admission.

At Taxila, we have different plans for the payment of fees so that the maximum number of students get the choice of pay as per their convenience. We also offer 100% educational loans to needy students and that is how we even maintain the diversity in our fee structure as well. We have three plans for the payment of fees from which a student can choose anyone. Plan 1 consists of a registration fee of 50,000 Rs and a One-time payment of fees which is a lump sum of 8,00,000. Plan 2 and Plan 3 give the option of paying the fees in two and six installments respectively.

How are the placement programs helping your students in shaping their careers and what all placement activities are you providing to them?
We at Taxila are consistently providing 100% placements for the last ten years and getting "Best Placements "awards consecutively for the last three years from ASSOCHAM. Our Highest international package in 2020-22 is 28.60 lakhs, Highest national package is 15 lakhs, and the average package is 15 lakhs. S& P Global, Infosys, Bosch, Godrej, HLL, ICICI, axis bank, E&Y, ITC ltd, BYJU's, and Reliance Industries are some of our prominent recruiters.

Tell us how does the faculty members holding the key to Taxila's quality education and what are the additional curriculum activities are being offered by your institution?
We have eminent experienced faculties consisting of 2 former vice-chancellors,3 CEOs, and Faculty with Ph.D./Alumni from IIMs. Academicians, Practitioners, from various sectors. They hold the key to Taxila's quality education because they do not provide academic knowledge only, they also provide career and personality development for career advancement and enhancement of students.

Industrial visits, Guest speakers from various sectors, Regular academic seminars, multiple projects, and paid internships are some of the additional curriculum activities offered by Taxila Business School.

Kindly share a few memorable student success stories of your school.
Tania Sharma (Batch 2015-2017): Taxila taught me planning, I was never a planner but then I thought why not give it a try, and inevitably happened people could see new me; Now I am a proud planner. The credit goes to Taxila. It's just six months and it was a grand experience.

Varsha Chandraroop (Batch 2008-10): Hi... this is Varsha. It's been an amazing experience in Taxila. Hostel life was the best! I learned a lot of things like patience, attitude, and not to forget the most important thing "fighting spirit" I am presently working at bank of America as an associate in finance. All the best Taxila!

Anu Dhaka (Batch 2015-17): I worked for Google India and American Express for 3 years. I experienced and learned a lot but realized that there is much to see out there and no job can get me that but education.

Awards & Recognition:
•Taxila Business School Received Industry-Academia Integration Award 2021 for Best Placement in Rajasthan
•ASSOCHAM awarded Taxila Business School as BEST PLACEMENT CAMPUS 2020 in APETA summit 2020 (Asia Pacific Education and Technology Awards).
•Taxila Business School ranked among top Cluster Ranking 10th B School by IIRF in India
•Taxila Business School has been conferred with LIFE MEMBERSHIP of `Association of Indian Management Schools
•Taxila Business School awarded Certificate of Excellence by Chronicle (the year 2019).
•Taxila Business School has been awarded as the Best Business School for Entrepreneurship in North BY BUSINESS WORLD & THE EDUCATION POST.
•Taxila Business School awarded Excellence in outstanding Placements by Cabinet Minister Nitin Jairam Gadkari
•BEST BUSINESS SCHOOL IN PLACEMENT AWARD 2019 to Taxila Business School in Asia Pacific Education and Technology Summit 2019.
•Taxila Business awarded the Excellence in Placement- MBA 2017 award.