Business is the backbone of a country. The more prosperous businesses are, more powerful is that country economically. Same is the truth even for individual states. Business boom is a sign of growth. Punjab has always been an agrarian state but as more and more foreign investment is coming in India, the business sector countrywide is on acceleration. The youth of Punjab is specially drawn towards the business sector which offers innumerable opportunities for success. While the government institutes present throughout the country offer quality education, the Punjab government recognises that there is an equal need for the private institutes to step up. The Indian School of Business (ISB) realises this and works towards providing high end resources and information to develop a deeper understanding of business practices being undertaken worldwide.
Its success has been evident with the many accolades awarded to it. Since its inception it is considered one of the finest institute of business education in India and has consistently been ranked as one of the best school to study business worldwide. The reputation of ISB speaks volumes as it is the first business educational institution in the Indian subcontinent to be accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. ISB adds to the glory of Punjab higher education circle and enjoys full support from the Punjab government for the advancement of business studies.
The Mohali campus of ISB has been uniquely designed by New York based firm known as Perkins Eastman. The campus is a self sustaining model which is build over 70 acres of prime real estate land in Mohali. This campus was designed keeping true with the aim of meeting LEEDS Gold sustainability criteria, thus having mechanical and electrical fixtures which consume electricity in an efficient manner. Other measures like rain water harvesting, maximised utilisation of day lighting and passive environmental controls are also in lieu with it environment friendly method. Thus, ISB teaches its students not only ethical business practices but also to cater to the environment. This initiative is fully supported and lauded by the government of Punjab.
The ISB Mohali campus brings modernity in its outlook with the latest equipment available for students’ use with world class learning infrastructure including but not limited to spacious lecture rooms, auditorium with a 500 seating capacity, conference rooms with access to high speed internet and extensive library resources. The comfort of students has also been taken into consideration in the establishment of the campus. The hostels provides apartments with basic services and students are encouraged to be self reliant. Various cultural and extra curricular activities are hosted to enlighten the students to the beauty of diversity, which is appreciated by the government of Punjab.
The Indian School of business fosters future leaders of business that will lead India as well as the world to prosperity. The Punjab government fully backs ISB in its endeavours to ensure full development of business education in this state.