8 student-run clubs are there, they have their annual events. There are annual sports meet, marketing events, college fest, sunburn college musical fest, woxsen premiere league and many other events. The campus life is always full of energy.
200 Acres of campus, with all major amenities like great classrooms, library, computer labs with Mac computers, design studios, all major game tracks and fields, swimming pool, workstation or Gym, 9-hole golf course.
Generally, 6 hours of classes, depends on the term and the subjects offered and taken.
Faculty are the best, usually from IIMs, or Stanford, Harvard, i.e. college of global repute. The faculty stay in the hostel blocks and are always ready to help the students, even outside the classes.
The pedagogy followed is mainly case based.
1. Scholarships are great. College gives 20-100% scholarship.
2. With the average scholarship, the fees come to INR 12-14 Lakh for 2 years program. It includes tuition, lodging, food, all amenities within the campus, washing clothes, extra classes, workshops, 1 week of visit to Singapore as well.
1. 100% summer internships are done and all the internships are paid, so that both the students and the companies are serious.
2. There are almost 120+ companies came to the campus for final placement. Marketing, Banking, Consulting, Hospitality, Manufacturing, IT, software giants, Etails, and a number of other industries were also there. Roles were mid-management. Average package was INR 8LPA and the highest package was INR 21LPA. Top 25% got INR 11-12 LPA as a package. 99% of the batch got placed. Some students got 2-3 offers as well.
Woxsen follows selection method - 4 parameters are:
2. Writing ability
3. Marks in 10th, 12th and graduation
4. Marks in CAT/MAT/XAT/NMAT/CMAT
200+ Acre green campus, 24X7 power back-up, having all th eplay ground, 9-hole golf course, internation standard Gym and swimming pool - Woxsen's facilities are really at par with the best facilities in the world.
80% of the students are from old IIMs (A, B, C), Stanford, Booth School (Chicago), etc. Many professors are from industry and visiting. So they bring case studies to the classrooms. Students gain a lot from their professional experience. The pedagogy is 100% case study based.
Woxsen believes in giving away good scholarship. The students get 10%-100% scholarship. With the good scholarship, students get the opportunity to enroll for around 12-13Lacs. This is very low compared to the other private colleges in India.
The summer internship is 100%. all the internship projects are paid one, so the students earn while they learn. the same set of companies come for an internship as well as final placement. Hence chances for PPO or pre-placement-offers is high. The grooming for students is really good. They are prepared for the final placement. Around 200+ companies come for placement. Average package is INR 8LPA. 100% of the students get placed.
Woxsen considers CAT, MAT, XAT, NMAT, CMAT, etc. If the students didn't take any exam, then Woxsen also has another aptitude test called WAT (woxsen aptitude test). The interviews are conducted by business leaders. The experience itself is a great experience; they check the understanding of the current affairs and reasoning ability.
8 students clubs, all have their own events - students run all these clubs. Best events are cultural fest, music events, Woxsen Premiere League (cricket tournament) and other events. Marketing club runs "Best Manager" event. The campus life is vibrant and enjoyable.
Excellent infrastructure. all the classrooms have audio and video arrangements, the library has several thousand books. They are building another 5 storied libraries, perhaps the biggest in the country. There are all the game courts and playing arrangements. There is also a great Gym and a swimming pool. Woxsen has great infrastructure.
The classes are nice. They have only 6 hours of classes, but the same also reduces. sometimes classes are less, like three hours. Students have 8 clubs and all run by them only. They have many events, making the entire campus always full of fun and frolic. The friendships built during these two years is the best in life.
Woxsen gives good scholarship, ranging from 30 % to 100 % of the tuition fees. with the scholarships in hand, the cost comes to the range of INR 14-15 Lakh for two years PGDM course. The one-year PGPXP course also comes a little lower than that.
100 % summer internship and 100% placements. Great companies come for both like KPMG, Deloitte, Dell, CK, Marico, Zomato, HDFC, Yes Bank, etc.
4 parameters are considered:
1. Entrance exam marks or percentile
2. Marks in major exams: 10th, 12th, Graduation, and other certificates/ extra-curricular activities
3. Writing ability test
4. Interview performance
There is no cut-off.
Campus life was really good. There were 7-8 clubs, all run by students. They had many events around the year - WPL (organized by sports club - KRIDA), Cultural Fest, musical fests, Best Manager - etc. were some of the best events. Campus lie was very vibrant. All the festivals were observed within the campus.
The campus was great 200+ Acre sprawling green campus. There were two badminton courts, one court for each of volleyball, basketball, football, cricket. There was a world class gym, two TT boards, 2 snooker boards, one swimming pool, and a 9-hole golf course! There were two separate hostels for boys and girls. Girls hostel used to be guarded by female guards only. all the rooms in Hostels were AC.
The class timing was very relaxing. It was around 3 hours in each half. However, sometimes one of the halves would be off. Students would then work on papers, prepare for projects, presentations or placement related drives. Faculty were mostly from the top IIMs (ABC) and many of them were from the industry with more than one or two decades on experience. They used to teach based on their practical experience. Hence the pedagogy was 100% case study based.
Woxsen believes in giving good scholarships. with scholarships, the fees used to be around INR 14/15 Lacs for two years PGDM course. It included everything, even the foreign tour to Singapore (Nanyang Technological University) for 1 week. Students usually got scholarship 20%-100% of the tuition fees depending on the profile.
Summer internship had 100% students palced with stipend. The stipend used to go upto INR 25K. All the projects were paid projects. Very good companies like Dell, Nestle, CK, ITC, Deloitte, HDFC, Greenpark, etc used to come. good thing was that many of them were regular recruiters at Woxsen as well. Hence chances of getting PPO was high.
Woxsen used to consider 4 parameters for selection:
1. Entrance examination: CAT, MAT, NMAT, CMAT
2. Writing ability
3. Overall profile - Marks in major exams and extra-curricular activities
4. Interview performance
The interview panel used to comprise of industry leaders and/or IIM pass-outs. The interview itself was a great experience.
There are 8 student run clubs and they have their events, making the campus life really enjoyable. Students never felt the need to go out of campus. Cultural fests, music fests and Woxsen Premiere League (WPL) are some of the flagship programs.
200-Acre lovely campus, great classrooms - all with gallery system and AV enabled. The library is excellent. The hostel rooms are all AC. All the facilities are there. Name any sports and Woxsen will have the field or court. There are an international standard Gym and a swimming pool as well.
Faculty are the best part of Woxsen. There are 80-90% of the faculty members from IIMs (ABC) and a numbe rof other globally reputed colleges. Many are from industry and hence they teach from real life cases. The knowledge transfer happens based on applications and not bookish theories.
Woxsen believes greatly in scholarships. Depending ona few factors, and profile the students usually get 20%-100% scholarship on tuition fees.
Excellent placement. There were 200+ companies coming for recruiting 180 students. 100% placement was there. Average package was INR 8LPA and highest package was INR 22LPA.
Overall the life at Woxsen was a memorable one for me. I got to learn a lot not only from my faculty members, batch mates but also from my seniors. The exposure is good along with the placements & facilities provided by the college.
One cannot complain about Woxsen in terms of Infrastructure and even you cannot get bored.
A huge 200-acre campus with all facilities including gym, golf course, labs, libraries, and much more facilities. Even the meals provided are of good taste & hygienic. As such, there is no option to stay outside. Woxsen being a residential campus you will enjoy life with great learning from experienced faculty members.
Woxsen has best well-experienced teachers from IIM. Even guest lectures are conducted depending upon the subject.
The experiences shared by them are of great help.
The course fee from PGPXP during my time was around 15 Lacs. Being a PGPXP course the duration of the course is one year.
The placements at Woxsen are good. For recruitment, many drives are organized. The packages offered are good and in my batch highest package was 18LPA.
Eligibility criteria for woxsen PGPX course was minimum 2years of experience, I took admission through NMAT at the cutoff was not too high.