An Industrial Visit to ‘Parle Biscuits Private Limited’, Rudrapur was organized by Uttaranchal Institute of Management, Dehradun for BBA students on March 26, 2019. The visit was conceptualized and conducted under the guidance of Prof. (Dr.) Pradeep Suri (Director, UIM). The visit was co-ordinated by Dr. Anshul Sharma (Head – Department of Management, UIM). Mr. Farman Ali (Assistant Professor-UIM) and Mr. Rohit Dhiman(Assistant Professor-UIM) accompanied the students.
Industrial Visits have their own importance in the career of a student pursuing a professional business degree. It is considered as a part of curricula, especially in Management courses. The underlying purpose of the visit was to provide the students with an insight of real workplace in a company.
Ms. Reetu Khulbe (HR Manager, Parle) was the Resource Person. She delivered a lecture before the Factory Visit and arranged a movie session based on the company and the different aspects of the functioning of their Production, Marketing and HR Departments besides its history since its formation in 1929.
The Technical Session was followed by an Interactive Session during which the students raised their queries related to prevailing career opportunities in the field of Production, Marketing and Human Resource Management. Their queries were satisfactorily answered by the company executives. The visit proved to be a great learning experience for students, who profusely expressed their gratitude towards Prof. (Dr.) Pradeep Suri, (Director, UIM) for providing them with such a wonderful opportunity.