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Great Lakes Institute of Management, [GLIM] Chennai Reviews

8.2 / 10

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Manu
Manu
Post Graduate Programme in Management [PGPM], batch of 2018
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
9/10
  • There are many student clubs from cultural to academic and sports etc.
  • All kinds of festivals celebrated here
  • Life at Great Lakes Institute of Management is good.

INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
9/10
  • There are 2 boys hostel and 2 girls hostel. The Hostel fee is Rs. 2,14,000 per year.
  • The PG option is not there as it is completely residential
  • Food in Great Lakes Institute of Management is ok. The Annual food expenses are Rs. 86,000.
  • The Classroom are very good

ACADEMICS & FACULTY
9/10
  • The Initial 3-4 months are tightly scheduled. Since it is a 1-year program, mostly students are busy.
  • The Quality and method of teaching in Great Lakes Institute of Management are excellent. Among one of the best in the country.
  • The Overall experience is good.

FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
3/10
  • The Course Fee in Great Lakes Institute of Management per year is INR 18,50,000/-
  • There are no scholarship options, No student gets any other scholarship.
  • Yes, Loans are needed. Some banks have tie-ups with the Great Lakes Institute of Management. From there, loans are availed easily. 

PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
9/10
  • I have an internship of 4 years and 9 months as deputy manager production in ACC Limited.
  • The Key companies that visit Great Lakes Institute of Management placement are Deloitte, TCS and other likes of IT companies.
  • The average salary in CTC is 12 LPA. Highest salary is 31 LPA achieved by 1 candidate in a batch of 400. Up to 95-97% of the batch gets placed.
  • The Great lakes college have a good network of alumni.

 


Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
  • The Eligibility criteria for Great Lakes Institute of Management were 2+ year of experience and a valid score in CAT/GMAT/CMAT/XAT.
  • I took CAT 2016 and score 92.36 percentile.
  • There is no typical cutoff for the course as shortlisting is done on an overallall profile basis.


Elizabeth
Elizabeth
Post Graduate Programme in Management [PGPM], batch of 2013
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
8/10
  • Average CTC is Rs. 8.07 lakhs with the package ranging from Rs. 6-10 lakhs at Great Lakes Institute of Management.
  • Top  recruiters at Great Lakes Institute of Management include: Aditya Birla, Sunlife, Airtel, Apollo Hospitals, Bajaj, Finserv, BigBasket,  Britannia, Castrol Cipla, Cognizant,  Mantri, Cushman & Wakefield, Damco Decathlon Sports,  Eicher Motors, Godrej,  HCL Technologies, HDFC Bank, HDFC Life HealthAsyst, Hindustan, Coca-Cola, IBM, Kotak, Mahindra Bank, KPIT Technologies, L & T, TCS, Mindtree.
  • Alumni network is good. 

 


FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
7/10
  • The college fees are about Rs. 14.5 lakhs in Great Lakes Institute of Management which are high but provides many facilities.
  • The loan can be availed from a bank. 


Katherine
Katherine
Post Graduate Programme in Management [PGPM], batch of 2015
FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
6/10
  • The college fees are about Rs. 14.5 lakhs in Great Lakes Institute of Management which are high but provides many facilities.
  • The loan can be availed from a bank.

PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
8/10
  • Top marketing recruiters at Great Lakes Institute of Management include: Aditya Birla, Sunlife, Airtel, Apollo Hospitals, Bajaj, Finserv, BigBasket,  Britannia, Castrol Cipla, Cognizant,  Mantri, Cushman & Wakefield, Damco Decathlon Sports,  Eicher Motors, Godrej,  HCL Technologies, HDFC Bank, HDFC Life HealthAsyst, Hindustan, Coca-Cola, IBM, Kotak, Mahindra Bank, KPIT Technologies, L & T, TCS, Mindtree. 
  • Average CTC was Rs. 8.07 lakhs with the package ranging from Rs. 6-10 lakhs.

Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
  • GLIM considers various scores. ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR PGDM 2017-19: - GMAT Scores (Exam taken after 1st January 2015) - CAT 2015 / 2016 scores - XAT 2016 / 2017 scores - CMAT 2016 and 2017 scores.
  • Applicants should have a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized institution with minimum 50% marks in graduation. Only freshers and candidates with less than 24 months of work experience are eligible to apply.


Anonymous
Master of Business Administration [MBA], batch of 2016
INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
9/10
  • The institute is fully residential with almost 5 hostels for boys and 3 for girls. New hostels maintain good standards. Old hostels are in the process of renovation. There is a shortage of ladies hostel due to increase in number of girl students in recent years. Expansion of girls hostel has been proposed in this scenario. Of campus housing is allowed only for students who stay along with their parents nearby.
  • There are 4 mess for boys (2 Veg and 2 Non Veg) and one for girls. The mess food is quite average .

PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
8/10
  • A number of companies and firms visit the college for internships and job placements. Every year almost 50-60 % of the passing out students end with jobs. Major recruiters include - Facebook, Microsoft, Samsung, ITC, Qualcomm, Google, Schlumburger, Reliance and Goldman Sacchs, in addition to IT Services and other Finance and management companies. 
  • Average salary offered is around Rs 5 lakhs per annum .
  • Many of these companies have alumni of the institute and some have been instrumental in bringing companies to recruit. Many of these companies have acknowledged the high standards of our students.

FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
9/10
  • There are some scholarship which is merit based but to get the scholarship, you need to follow up numerous times with the administration.
  • Yes loans can be availed easily.

ACADEMICS & FACULTY
9/10
  • The daily routine for students usually begin at 9 a.m ( but 8 a.m some days) and stretches till 5 p.m. The distinguished faculty at NITW, which forms the most impacting clout in academic and consulting circles, has taken the pains to ensure that our student is constantly acclimatized to the dynamics of change and takes his rightful place amongst the future change drivers of the industry .Scheduling is proper and well planned. Distribution of teching hours has been properly done based on the subject type and needs.


Kaustubh
Kaustubh
Post Graduate Programme in Management [PGPM], batch of 2016
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
8/10
  • Great Lakes Institute of Management(GLIM) is one of the premier B-Schools in India which offers a fast track one year MBA for students aspiring for a career in Business Administration. It offers top notch faculty having a massive amount of industry experience apart from experience in Research and Training. Since it is a one year program so schedule is very hectic for the few months but full of immense learning and exposure.It provides excellent infrastructure to support all types of activities including education, sports, health and extra curricular.
  • The overall college experience is very good with top notch faculty, infrstrcture and


Rajesh Kumar
Rajesh Kumar
Post Graduate Programme in Management [PGPM], batch of 2016
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
8/10
  • There are various student societies and clubs in the campus, ranging from trading committed to the events committee to the sports club etc.
  • The overall life in the college is fantastic.

INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
8/10
  • Hostel facilities at Great Lakes Institute of Management, [GLIM] Chennai are good.
  • Its a course which is to be taken by staying on campus only so no need any information on PGs.
  • The food and other house care is taken care by Sodexo.

PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
7/10
  • Internship facilities are provided at Great Lakes Institute of Management, [GLIM] Chennai.
  • The placements for students at the University are very good.

FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
7/10
  • The course fee at Great Lakes Institute of Management, [GLIM] Chennai is Rs. 7,25,000/-.
  • There are hardly any scholarship options available.
  • Loans if needed, the college has a few tieups with bank and gives contacts so that the loans are approved easily. 

ACADEMICS & FACULTY
9/10
  • Every day classes at Great Lakes Institute of Management, [GLIM] Chennai start in the morning at 8:30 am and we will have classes and labs till 9:15 pm in the evening.
  • The overall experience in the campus is awesome every single day. 


Shobhit
Shobhit
Post Graduate Programme in Management [PGPM], batch of 2016
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
10/10
  • There are two main college fests - Sanghmitra and Latitude.
  • The college life is fun as well as hectic due to classes and assignments.

INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
10/10
  • There are separate boys and girls hostels and the hostel fee is included in the total fee taken by the college. The college is located approx 60 kms away from Chennai and it is mandated for every student to lives in the hostel.
  • The food is also good. 
  • The college infrastructure is excellent.

PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
6/10
  • Most of the companies that visit the campus are IT companies. However, recently a lot of companies have offered consulting roles.
  • The average CTC is higher than INR 12 LPA. 

FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
4/10
  • The college fee was Rs 16.7 lacs per annum.
  • The college aids in availing loans from banks and other institutions, such as HDFC, Avanse etc.

ACADEMICS & FACULTY
9/10
  • Excellent faculty. Many of the profs come from the colleges abroad to deliver lectures. We have had several guest lectures from the most eminent people. Most of the classes start with case study. 


Shanthipriya
Shanthipriya
Post Graduate Programme in Management [PGPM], batch of 2017
INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
10/10
  • Hostel facilities are provided to the students at Great Lakes Institute of Management
  • The quality of food is good in the college

PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
9/10
  • Internship options are provided to the students at Great Lakes Institute of Management
  • Alumni network is very effective in the college

FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
9/10
  • The course fee is 1425000 INR for 2 years at Great Lakes Institute of Management.
  • Scholarship options are not provided to the students
  • Loans are not needed

 


ACADEMICS & FACULTY
9/10
  • The quality and method of teaching are good at Great Lakes Institute of Management
  • Overall experience in the college is nice


Anonymous
Post Graduate Programme in Management [PGPM], batch of 2017
INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
9/10
  • Hostel facilities ar provided to the students at Great Lakes Institute of Management
  • The quality of food is good in the college

PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
9/10
  • Placement opportunities are really good at Great Lakes Institute of Management
  • Alumni network is good in the college

FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
9/10
  • Scholarships are provided based on the merit at Great Lakes Institute of Management
  • Loans are needed

ACADEMICS & FACULTY
10/10
  • The quality and method of teaching are good at Great Lakes Institute of Management


Anonymous
Post Graduate Programme in Management [PGPM], batch of 2016
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
7/10
  • The largest fest L'attitude is a great success at Great Lakes Institute of Management.
  • Other events like KarmaYoga, SWIM also contribute to the good culture in the campus.

INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
9/10
  • Hostel facilities are provided to the students at Great Lakes Institute of Management.
  • There are classrooms with good quality,

PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
8/10
  • Alumni network is very effective at Great Lakes Institute of Management
  • Placement opportunities are provided to a large number of students

ACADEMICS & FACULTY
9/10
  • The quality and method of teaching are good at Great Lakes Institute of Management


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