Message from Coordinator

Message from Coordinator

Prof. Seema Unnikrishnan
Program coordinator, PGDSM

Businesses as well as society at large acknowledge the need to assume our responsibility for the sustainable management of the economy and the environment. The Post Graduate Programme in Sustainability Management equips future Managers with the knowledge to manage various challenges steering business on the path of Sustainable Development. It offers understanding and expertise on a broad range of Subjects on various sustainability issues and safety challenges we face and the management tools to come up with solutions to address these issues. The Course Content is designed to meet the industry needs. It extensively covers topics on Industrial Safety and Sustainability Management and Operations Management to equip students develop integrated professional skills needed to solve real world challenges preparing them for management positions in Multinational Corporations, Government, Consulting firms and NGOs.

The PGDSM Programme is the first Programme in the country to get the IOSH accreditation from IOSH UK. In 2013. Environmental, Social, Economic and Safety considerations are becoming an integral part of core business planning in India, expanding from the realm of a limited number of EHS specialists to a full league of Sustainability specialists, business strategists, financial professionals, marketing managers and Risk Specialists. With Safety and environmental issues at the centre of the global economy, these issues inevitably will assume a more central role in business education. The PGDSM curriculum encompasses both managerial and technical perspectives. It introduces students to a systematic approach for the evaluation of environmental, social and economic impacts. PGDSM has been producing excellent specialists in the field who can be torch bearers for the sustainability revolution in the Indian Business.

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