Engineers are plenty in number and are also in high demand. It’s a whole four-year struggle but that should not lead to an empty zenith. With all those semesters and assignments, rewards at the end are very important.
For a long while in these jobs, students as employees will do well and learn a lot too. Now the problem stands in growth. To grow in a company in one's own career one needs managerial skills. Skills which bring out the leadership qualities in the employee which paves the way for growth in his or her career.
Engineers with management degrees are golden for a lot of companies. For example, IIM Ahmedabad gives you an e-Mode Post Graduate Programme (ePGP) in Management which is a two-year course. IIMA will help you attain your knowledge of managerial and leadership skills for the advancement of your future. This course imparts knowledge to junior, mid-level and senior level working professionals and entrepreneurs who would like to have additional knowledge on management and business.
Here are five reasons why every executive should definitely take up a management degree:
Understanding what Business actually is
Engineers are all about the technicalities of things. The course of engineering does not give students a 101 of how the businesses which will hire them actually work as a whole. A management degree teaches you the whole concept of business in a cohesive structure which will enhance your idea of what or who exactly you are working for and not only what you are working on. This knowledge also gives you the access to the intricacies of how the company works which leads you to be aware of its problems. You gain the ability to solve those problems easily.
A bigger leap in your career
A management degree with an engineering degree gives you a huge upper hand in your career. The starting income of an engineer with a management degree is higher than just an engineer. This proves how companies want technical mind with the first knowledge of management and leadership.
Be skilled in managerial activities
A management degree is a course in business management. It teaches you how to understand the business and how to handle it. In the course of two years, you develop managerial skills which are a precious add-on to your set of skills which a company would definitely want.
Reach higher in the corporate world
A management course teaches you everything there is to know about the corporate world, thusly, abling you to climb the corporate ladder smoothly and go forward in your career.
Go through a personality evolvement
Management courses have a huge amount of communication practices, projects, assignments and industry visits. These activities among others help you develop strong communicative skills and builds your confidence. This leads you to develop a strong personality which eventually leads you to be a good manager in the future.
IIMA provides you with an elaborate and active two year eMode Post Graduate Programme in Management promising you a good scope of jobs at the end of your course along with a whole makeover of a business mind along with you existing engineer mind.