In 1976 UGC established University Science Instrumentation Centre (USIC) at Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra as a Central Instrumentation Facility. It was aimed to up keep the scientific equipment in the university science departments to give an impetuous to research and development (R&D) activities of the university. This endeavor was supported by providing the best human resource for the purpose. With the support of state of art facilities and human resources in the field of instrumentation it played a pivotal role in R&D activities of the university.
Our Vision is to become a center of Global excellence for leadership, learning and to be a role model in professional and research responsive to global challenges.
Our Mission is to imbibe the values of excellence and innovation services in our students and make them tomorrow’s Global Entrepreneurial professionals and Nation’s trustees for business growth.
University School of Management (formerly known as Department of Management) Kurukshetra University is one of the best business schools in India and globally as well. It came into being in1973 with a prime focus to impart quality of education in all major functional areas of management along-with humane values.
Presently, the department is running a regular and well accepted MBA programme with an intake of 180 (120 budgeted and 60 under self-financing scheme), an exquisite doctoral programme with 72 researchers presently enrolled in it, an MBA programme through distance learning mode to cater largely to working executives and a Post-graduate diploma in Business Analytics. The syllabuses recommended for all these programmes are rigorously designed with active involvement of academicians and industry experts and revised annually. The department is offering specialisation in whole gamut of functional areas viz. Marketing, Finance, HRM, Business Analytics, Production, IT, Entrepreneurship and Agriculture.
Students developed and groomed at the USM are readily accepted by the corporate sector and it has nurtured and nourished a very rich alumni base over the years around the globe that shoulder leadership positions in different facets of business and social life. The department has produced Nobel laureate, triumphant entrepreneurs, splendid corporate managers, discerning academicians, renowned politicians, methodical bureaucrats and what not. They are serving or have served India and other countries with impeccable records. Our alumni are an integral part of the USM, they not only mentor our students but are invited to interact with students through guest lectures, workshops, seminars and networking sessions to hone present students’ skills.
Extensive industry interaction boosts our placement and training. Our excellent placement record, over the years, only reiterates the fact that at USM pursuit of excellence and striving for perfection are the cornerstones of our rich legacy. Academic life remains full of action at the University School of Management during the entire academic session. Teaching faculty with excellent knowledge and expertise at USM is the most valued resource and the real backbone of the department.
The School is equally sensitive to its role and responsibilities in the transitional and transformative India. It makes an endeavor to provide a vibrant and dynamic human talent duly incorporating humanistic values to various stakeholders.