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Praxis Business School (Praxis- Kolkata) India, Kolkata

Private | Established in 2007 | 0.0 0 reviews
Approval: AICTE
Avg. Placement (INR): 7.03 LPA
Seats: 120
Visitors: 2199
Course Status NA
Ranking Ranked 6th globally by EDUCBA (2019)
Exams Required (Cut-off) CAT (45)

Courses & Fees

Name: PGP in Cyber Security - MBA

Duration: 9 Months

Fees (INR): 3.59 L

Seats: 30

Name: PGP in Data Science - MBA

Duration: 9 Months

Fees (INR): 6.05 L

Seats: 60

Name: PGDM - MBA

Duration: 2 Years

Fees (INR): 7.57 L

Seats: 120

Food and Accommodation

Hostel Fee- 50,000/- Semester

Hostel facility is provided on a first come, first serve basis.Single rooms are available with all the basic amenities . There are separate blocks for girl’s hostel and boy’s hostel. Each hostel is well-equipped with CCTV cameras which makes the campus and residence much more secure. Students can acess high-speed internet for academics in this technological era with the Wi-Fi facility.

The hostel mess provides hygienic and good food. Apart from day time students can have snacks and meals in the late-night too as there is a night canteen which operates between 6 pm to 3 am. Every month students can choose their menu where the food items with a maximum number of votes become part of the monthly food menu. Mess secretary supervises food quality daily. Vegetarian and Non-Vegetarian varieties are available which students can opt according to their choice. Students learn team management, leadership, and time management by staying in a hostel during the course tenure.

We believe that learning takes place as much in informal areas and through non-classroom interaction among students as in formal class-rooms. The formal learning centers are state-of-the-art lecture-theatres powered with the latest audio-visual aids. The ecological and technological aspects have been emphasized by designing an eco-friendly, wi-fi enabled smart campus.

About Praxis Business School (Praxis- Kolkata)

Praxis is a premier B School in Kolkata, India offering a AICTE approved 2 year full time residential Post Graduate Program in Business Management and a 1 year full time Post Graduate Program in Business Analytics. Praxis also has fully operational  campus in Bangalore where it offers PGP in Data Science and PGP in Data Engineering. It also receives support from corporate giants like  ICICI Bank and PwC for the one-year program in Data Science.

The name Praxis symbolizes the philosophy of the institute. The root of Praxis is Greek, meaning ‘to do’, or the practice of an art, science or technical occupation. In the realm of higher education, Praxis stands for a learning program that is designed around a professional body of subject matter which serves to bring about what is valued or ought to be valued through action. In other words, Praxis is ‘practice informed by theory and theory informed by direct practice.’ That is what Praxis Business School endeavors to bring to you – a program that combines the art and science of theoretical learning with the virtues of practical training.

Salient Features Of The Praxis Business School:

  • Praxis is one of the pioneers in introducing Data Science in the Indian education system and has maintained its premier spot in India throught the years
  • Praxis offers specialization in Marketing, Finance, HR, Business Analytics, Operations and Systems.
  • Education at Praxis is supported by its faculties qualified from India's topmost premier institutions like  IIT Kanpur, IIM Ahmedabad, IIT Kharagpur, Goa Institute of Management, IIM Ahmedabad.
  • Data Science Program offered by Praxis features in the top 10 list of 'The 10 Best Analytics & Data Science Institutes' for 2018 published by Analytics Insight Publication.
  • Praxis has a dedicated aim towards maintaining a smooth corporate relation and takes care of the placement for each and every student.
  • Praxis is well known to impart updated knowledge and corporate skills to make a student pave their way for success in future.  
  • Average salary acheived in PGDM batch is around 7 Lakh and Average Salary in PGP in Data Science is around 8.30 Lakh.
  • Praxis Business School has witnessed a record high 65% placement within 5months since the commencement of the PGP in Data Science batch. 
  • Praxis with a fully wifi enabled green campus and provides an charismatic ambience to the students throughout the program.

Ranking

  • Ranked 6th globally by EDUCBA (2019)
  • Ranked 35th by Times(2020)
  • Ranked 2nd among full time programs in country by Analytics Vidya

Admissions & Cut-Offs

Minimum Eligibility Requirements and Cutoffs for PG Programmes in Praxis Business School (Praxis- Kolkata)

The admission process will be based on applicant's academic record, state level entrance exam with valid score card, Performance in group discussion and personal interview. A bachelor's degree in any discipline as recognized by UGC, under 10+2+3 or 10+2+4 system with minimum 50% marks. Candidates appearing in the final year may also apply.

  • One should have 60% in Class 10, Class 12 and minimum 50% in Graduation
  • Candidate should have decent percentile in CAT/XAT/MAT
  • Selection Process at praxis is mostly based on the Overall Performance of a student throughtout the selection process including Writing Ability Test and Personal Interview.

Placement:

Placement At Praxis Business School (Praxis- Kolkata)

PGDM (BATCH 2018-20)-

  • Highest Package - 10.50 Lakhs per annum
  • Average Package - 7.03 Lakhs per annum

PGP Data Science (BATCH 2019)-

  • Highest Package -18.50 lakhs per annum
  • Average Package - 8.30 Lakhs per annum

Praxis has put in place a well thought out and structured process for campus recruitment- The Praxis Placement Program and is committed to creating quality placement opportunities. All the enrolled students for the Analytics course are part of the Praxis Placement Program. Students are guided to make good career choices.

Company wise Placement
Sector wise Placement

Specialization

Praxis Business School (Praxis- Kolkata) Offers Below Specialization for PGDM Aspirants:

  • Marketing 
  • Finance
  • HR
  • Data Science
  • Operations and Systems

Upcomimg GDPI

Praxis GDPI in Bengaluru

Date: 04-Jan-2021 - 04-Jan-2021

Timings: 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Address: Plot No. 43, 2nd Cross Near Ravindu Toyota, Behind Life Style, Xavier Layout, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560047

Venue: HOTEL VICTORIA HEIGHTS

City: India, Bengaluru

Details

Scholarships

Praxis Business School (Praxis- Kolkata) Offers Scholarship for PGDM Program :

The Total Amount of Scholarships on Offer: Up to INR 40 Lakhs

The Praxis Scholarships are Divided in 2 Categories:

  • Director’s Merit List – 8 Scholarships
  • Praxis Business School Foundation Scholarships – 8 Scholarships

The Scholarships Entail The Following Process:

  • All students who meet the criteria for the scholarships can apply for the same.
  • A student can apply to scholarship under a single category only
  • The performance of the Scholars will be monitored closely for the renewal of the Scholarship every year.
  • Students need to maintain a minimum CQPI every trimester to be eligible for continuing with the scholarship.

Director’s Merit List

Eligibility : Students need to have a the following qualifying scores

Class X Class XII Graduation
80% 80% 70%

In addition, there should be no year gap or backlogs during the academic career.

Student should have scored a minimum of 80 percentile CAT/ XAT or 85 percentile in CMAT or 90 percentile and above in MAT/ATMA.

Scholarship Amount: Rs. 2,00,000 (divided as Rs.50,000 per installment)

Condition for Continuation of The Scholarship:

Students under the list need to fulfill the following conditions failing which the scholarship will be withdrawn.

  1. Be in the top 25% of the class and maintain a minimum CQPI of 5.2 out of 8 in each trimester
  2. Actively participate in Extra & Co-Curricular activities held

Praxis Business School Foundation Scholarships

This scholarship would be given to meritorious students whose annual family income is less than 4.0 Lacs per year.

Eligibility: Students need to have a the following qualifying scores

Class X Class XII Graduation
75 % 75 % 60 %

In addition, there should be no year gap or backlogs during the academic career.

Student should have scored a minimum of 70 percentile CAT/ XAT or 75 percentile in CMAT or 80 percentile and above in MAT/ATMA.

Students seeking the scholarship need to submit income proof affidavit to admissions@praxis.ac.in

Scholarship Amount : Rs.3,00,000 (divided as Rs.75,000 per installment)

Students under the list need to fulfill the following conditions failing which the scholarship will be withdrawn:

  1. Maintain a minimum CQPI of 4.5 out of 8 in each trimester
  2. Actively participate in Extra & Co-Curricular activities held.


Praxis Business School (Praxis- Kolkata) Offers Scholarship for PGP IN DATA SCIENCE Program :

The Total Amount of Scholarships on Offer: Up to INR 10 Lakhs

Praxis Scholarships are Divided into 2 Major Categories

  1. Director’s Merit List – 5 scholarships per intake
  2. Praxis Business School Foundation Scholarships – 5 scholarships per intake

Scholarships would be given to the first ten eligible candidates.

Assessment Process

All students who meet the criteria for the scholarships can apply for the same. A candidate can apply under only one category.

The performance of the Scholars will be monitored for the renewal of the Scholarship in each term. Students need to maintain a minimum CQPI every trimester to be eligible for continuing with the scholarship.

Director’s Merit List

Scholarship Amount: INR 1 Lac

Qualifying Academic Scores:

Class X Class XII Graduation
85 % 85 % 75 %

Students should not have any year gap or backlogs during the academic career.

Condition for Continuation of The Scholarship:

  • Rank in the top 20% of the class and maintain a minimum CQPI of 5.2 out of 8 in each trimester
  • Praxis Business School Foundation Scholarships

This scholarship would be given to meritorious candidates whose annual family income is less than 4.0 Lacs per year; income affidavit supporting the same needs to be submitted for review by the board.

Scholarship Amount: INR 1 Lac

Qualifying Academic Scores:

Class X Class XII Graduation
75 % 75 % 70 %

In addition student should not have any year gap or backlog during the academic career

Condition for Continuation of the Scholarship:

  • Maintain a minimum CQPI of 4.5 out of 8 in each trimester


Facilities

  • Library
  • Wi-Fi Campus
  • Cafeteria
  • Auditorium
  • Hostel
  • Gym
  • Hospital / Medical Facilities
  • Labs

Faculty

Dr. Prithwis Mukerjee

Director – Praxis Business School

B.Tech (IIT Kharagpur), M.S & PhD (University of Texas at Dallas


Charanpreet Singh

Co-Founder & Director of Praxis Business School Foundation

B.Tech (IIT Kanpur), MBA (University of Iowa


Dr. Sourav Saha

Dean Academics

B.Tech (CSE), PGDBA, Fellow (IIM Calcutta)


Amit Parakh

Faculty of Finance Area

B.Com (Hons), ACA, CS, FRM, PGDM (IIM Ahmedabad)


Dr. Sayantani Roy Choudhury

Faculty of Economics and Statistics Area

MSc, MPhil, PhD (Calcutta University), UGC-NET


Dr. Kankana Mukhopadhyay

Professor of Human Resources

B.Sc (Calcutta University), MCA (IGNOU), MBA & Ph.D (IIEST, Shibpur)


Dr. Subhasis Dasgupta

Faculty of Machine Learning & Analytics Area

B. Tech (NIT Surat), MBA (IBS), Research Scholar (IIM Ahmedabad), PhD (RK University)


Jaydeep Mukherjee

Faculty of Statistics, Operations and HR Analytics Area

B. Tech (IIT Kharagpur), M.Tech (ISI Kolkata)


Prasenjit Das Purkayastha

Faculty of Marketing Research Area

M.Sc (J.U), PGDM (Goa Institute of Management)


Dr. Manaswee Kumar Samal

Faculty of Finance Area

M.Com, FCA, DISA (ICA), PhD (UU)


Question & Answer

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Contact Details

Address

Bakrahat Road, Rasapunja, 24 Parganas South

India, Kolkata 700104

Website

www.praxis.ac.in

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Anti ragging

Ragging, in all its forms, is totally banned in the Praxis Business School (Praxis-Kolkata). As per the Supreme Court of India order; anyone indulging in ragging will be punished appropriately. Institute has a 'Zero tolerance policy' in this respect. Besides, an anti ragging committee is formed in order to wipe out this criminal activity from this institute.

How to reach

Distance between Howrah Railway Station and Praxis Business School (PBS-Kolkata) is 23 Kms

Origin: Howrah Railway Station

Destination: Praxis Business School (PBS), Bakrahat Road, Rasapunja, 24 Parganas South, Kolkata, West Bengal, India

Driving Distance: 23 Kms or 14.3 miles or 12.4 nautical miles Driving Time: 47 minutes

Application Form

I hold myself responsible for the dues and prompt payment of fees. I have read Institute's rules that fee, once paid will not refunded to me, except caution money after successful completion of the course and I accept the stipulation.

Common Application
Form (INR 1000)