Raniganj Institute Of Computer And Information Sciences: Channelizing Student's Potential Through Effective Learning

Dinesh Kr. Dubey,SecretaryThe concurrent scenario of widespread industrial transformation in India is driven by the emergence of innumerable entrepreneurial ventures. These budding start-ups are diversifying the existing industries and the impact is ginormous in terms of business operations, technological innovations and rapidly changing consumer demands. Therefore, the growing complexities of business operations due to such magnificent changes have been creating a demand for more capable and versatile management professionals who can steer business organizations towards growth through effective strategies in today’s competitive global market.

Hence, while the nuanced business functionalities have catalysed the need for more business schools in India, Raniganj Institute of Computer and Information Sciences came into existence to take the endeavour to train young people in the latest techniques of business management so that they can cater to the complex business requirements with competence.

RICIS, an esteemed educational institution in Raniganj of West Bengal is under the management of Contemporary Education Society with the leadership of Abhishek Kr. Burnwal (President), Arun Kr. Mohanty (Vice President), Dinesh Kr. Dubey (Secretary) & Vinay Kr. Burnwal (Treasurer). It offers bachelor and diploma programs in business administration through effective teaching methodology that enables the students to experience practical exploration of the theoretical education they have chosen to pursue.

The institute operates under Contemporary Education Society to impart management education to the students of all communities and societal backgrounds. RICIS has pledged to groom students who do not have excellent records of academic excellence, helping them develop skills to achieve a successful career in managerial field.

Courses & Infrastructure
RICIS puts in enormous effort to deliver quality education to the students who set out to make a difference in managing business operations. They have designed an inclusive educational frame that has incorporated aspects of learning that help to broaden the horizons of their mind. Hence, they have made the academic curriculums that surpass beyond the boundaries of classrooms.
As RICIS offers bachelor and diploma courses on business administration they have organized the courses by shedding light upon areas like banking, marketing, HR, finance, communication, people skills, leadership qualities and personality development. The three-year BBA program trains the students to develop growthoriented business strategy and guides them on how to analyse any business situation with thoughtfulness. The institute offer BCA programs as well.

The campus is equipped with digital lab and computer lab with 15 digital kits and micro controller kits for microcontroller practical. The classrooms at RICIS are equipped with smart teaching and training facilities with LCD multimedia projectors, 24/7 Wi-Fi connection and public address system. RICIS has launched a website where students can enrol for free certificate courses. The placement cell guide the students in accordance with their calibre, interests and future prospects. They provide personality development skills and help the students work on their body language.

RICIS also focuses on strengthening their communication skill through the language training programs. They prepare students through mock-interviews, GD sessions and trainings on public speaking before placements so that the students can confidently bag their aspired jobs. RICIS organizes interactions withvarious Multi national companies like TCS, Wipro, Infosys, Genpact, Muthoot Finance, Capgemini, Cognizant, HCL, HDFC bank, Axis Bank, Extramarks and many more to ensure internships, industrial visits, workshop and employment opportunity to the students. The institute is certified with ISO 29990:2010 and is affiliated to KaziNazrul University, Asansol. Abhijit Banerjee, Principal at RICIS states, “The teachers at our college use a different kind of pedagogy.

Abhishek Kr. Burnwal,

They pick up practical case studies to discuss with the students. The students acquire industry insights through workshops, exhibitions, project work, internships and industrial visits. We mainly focus on practical application rather than theoretical knowledge. The teachers provide exposure to the students regarding industrial problems such labour problems or problems faced during the execution of strategic business plans. The goal here is to introduce real business environment to them through classroom sessions and practical case studies. The curriculum that we follow is industry based following the latest industry trends. Thus we try to inculcate the skills in them to manage business issues in the real world”.

Industry Knowledge
RICIS reflect on its idea of empowering students with relative industry knowledge and skills in order to fulfil the aspiration to become management professionals. They thrive upon humanitarian value based education that guides them to make an impact in the organizations they get associated with. With the vigour to continue with the noble objective, RICIS always looks for ways to modify the curriculums to keep abreast with the latest industry practice.

“We are working to come up with new campus in the same area with some different courses. Moreover we are trying to open new campus in Bengaluru for MBA, MBA and PGDM courses. The prime vision of our educational collective is to provide skill based learning and education to students of all ethnicities, cultures, communities and socio-economic backgrounds”, Banerjee concludes.