About PESRationale for the current Entrepreneurship Programme
Peoples Education Society (PES) was founded in 1972 with the objective of developing institutionsoffering need based education.PES Institute of Technology (PESIT), Bangalore is part of the Peoples Education Society (PES) Groupof Institutions. It is South Asia's firstThere are a large number of people who aspire to become, but face different hurdles in the process, of becoming entrepreneurs. There are people who have fire in their belly to achieve something but do not knowwhere to start. There are others who have the ideas but do not know how to plan and what aspects are to becovered while planning. There are some who do not know about the organisational support available or they arenot aware of whom to approach for a particular problem. There are those who have all the inputs but don'tPES has more than 12,000 students spread across five different campuses inKarnataka and Andhra Pradesh. PES Group today runs programmes ranging from Pre-University to PostGraduation. PES is focused on four main educational areas for both Bachelor and Masters in Engineering, LifeSciences, Medicine and Management.ISO 9002 certified Educational Institution. Department of MBA is apart of PESIT. The ideology of the Department is to develop various facets of management througheducation, research, training, consulting and publications. To make such an endeavour possible, theDepartment offers:Master's Programme in ManagementTraining to enhance management skillsCorporate Advisory Services on all management related issuesManagement Research and consultancyThe Department of MBA conducts industry-oriented courses in all functional areas of managementsuch as Marketing, Human Resource Management, Finance, MIS, TQM, Production, Health, Safety andEnvironment. Sponsored projects from AICTE, VTU, etc., in different domain areas of Management are anintegral component of the overall framework of research.It is always debated if the entrepreneurs are born or made. It was thought that entrepreneurs are bornwith certain inherited characteristics and entrepreneurship cannot be developed among individuals. But overdecades, many successful training programmes and experiments world-wide have proved thatentrepreneurship can be developed through systematic teaching, training programmes, workshops andplanned interventions.
About PESIT and MBA Programme
Entrepreneurship is the process in which individuals build new organisations. It is marked by differentstages like idea generation, planning, implementation, enterprise setting-up and review. Entrepreneurscontribute enormously to the economy by creating new entities thus creating employment opportunities,utilising the available resources in an optimum way, providing return for different stake-holders, generatingforeign exchange etc. Entrepreneurs identify an innovation to seize an opportunity, mobilise money andmanagement skills and take calculated risk to open markets for new products, processes and services.
Management Development Programmefor Aspiring Entrepreneurs
6 - 19 September, 2011