Envisioning the Future of Business: School of Management

Envisioning the Future of Business: School of Management

Swatishree Mahapatra | Oct 04, 2021

  • 0

The School of Management is a relatively new department that has seen steady expansion throughout the years. Management education teaches the fundamental ideas and skills needed to solve real-world company challenges. With each passing year, the School of Management has seen improvements and activities to bridge the gap between classroom instruction and today's business environment. The department focuses on value-based education, learning environments, research orientation, and consulting businesses by creating a robust academic industry link.


The department aims to be recognised as a leading business school that fosters academic and research excellence. But more than that, the School of Management is dedicated to cultivating unwavering human values, social conscience, and improving the quality of life in companies and beyond.

Academic Programs:

The School of Management(SOM) provides a two-year MBA programme and research opportunities such as doctorates in management and multidisciplinary disciplines. The different electives offered are Marketing, Finance, Human Resource, Operations, Systems & IT management.

The various academic programs provided by the School of Management:




Admission Through

Executive PhD------ManagementNITR Selection Procedure
PhD------ManagementNITR Selection Procedure
Executive MBAThree yearsMarketing, Finance, Human Resource, OperationsNITR Selection Procedure
MBATwo yearsMarketing, Finance, Human Resource, OperationsCommon Admission Test (CAT)


SOM has undertaken the following projects in recent times:

1. Impact of Covid-19 crisis on Start-up Funding Ecosystem in India: Socio-economic and Policy Recommendation.

  • Sponsoring Agency: ICSSR
  • From: Jul 2021 - Apr 2022
  • By: Prof. Rajeev Kumar Panda


2. Smart workforce, Talent development initiatives for knowledge workers in the proposed smart cities of India.

  • Sponsoring Agency: ICSSR
  • From: Oct 2019 - Oct 2021
  • By: Dr Binita Tiwari


3. A study of Cheque-bounce cases under Negotiable Instruments (NI) Act 1881.

  • Sponsoring Agency: Ministry of Law & Justice
  • From: Ongoing
  • By: Dr Vikas Thakur


SOM recently conducted a faculty development program for research scholars and faculties.

1. Sustainable Business Eco-System: Environment, Social and Governance (ESG) Reporting

  • Sponsoring Agency: AICTE
  • From: 23 Aug 2021 to 27 Aug 2021
  • By: Dr. Manvendra Pratap Singh & Dr. Mayank Yadav


Students at SOM get ample opportunities for summer internships projects and promote various kinds of technical certification courses. The school of management offers sufficient opportunities to its students, with some of the most reputed companies being our top recruiter, TCS, Amul, Tech Mahindra, Bandhan Bank, Byju’s and Afcons, to name a few. The upward trend in placement statistics proves the multiple opportunities that await the graduating batch. 

Message from the Head of Department(HoD)

Greetings from the School of Management, NIT Rourkela! Since its inception in 2010, the School of Management has been imparting quality education in Marketing, Finance, Human Resources, and Operations. We encourage our faculties to use modern teaching methodologies, live projects, research-based assignments, case studies, and extra-curricular activities for the overall holistic development of our students. We have a diverse group of students coming from different corners of India, as well as abroad. Our faculties come from one of the premier institutes of the country, including IITs & IIMs. We focus on building successful managers for our nation and develop individuals with a very high sense of moral values and social responsibility.

Team MM wishes the School of Management a successful year ahead!

DISCLAIMER: The content, opinions or views expressed on the Monday Morning's website and its social media platforms, including, but not limited to Facebook, Instagram and Twitter pages, are strictly the property of Monday Morning and represent the extensive research and work of the working team of respective academic year of Monday Morning and not those of the institute. The reports and statements published are consolidated from the collected background research and interviews. The institute's official statements can be found in the press releases published by the institute or via an RTI application.

No article or any statements by Monday Morning is to be reproduced, presented or distributed in part or whole without prior permission of the Executive Body of Monday Morning for any purposes, including, but not limited to print and electronic form.


    Leave a comment

    Login to comment.
    Ask a Question Forum