We are delivering industry-oriented education to make students a perfect industry-fit by the time they complete their journey at OBS.
The learning ‘Beyond Classroom’ at OBS comprises an extensive range of co-curricular activities and encourages the students to develop critical thinking, problem-solving skills, organizing skills and decision-making skills. It helps students to increase their confidence and self-esteem while encouraging them to explore and nurture their interests, creative talents and managerial instincts.
We have academic collaborations with upGrad Campus and other renowned platforms to offer value-added professional certificate courses to our students in various emerging areas, viz. Digital Marketing, E-Commerce, Business Analytics, Start-Ups & New Venture Management, Business Skills, Retail Management, etc.
We have an exclusive provision for grooming and preparing students for placement through the Centre for Student Development (CSD), which plays the role of a finishing school. The centre facilitates the students' soft skills development and prepares them for the industry using a structured approach covering a series of events, activities, preparatory sessions, and mentoring.
OBS, being an autonomous institute, has the privilege of following a flexible but stringent approach to the learning process to ensure quality education. Our proven learning pedagogy includes practice-based learning, case study approach, business simulations, field projects, presentations, corporate talks, panel discussions, domain-specific capsule programs, outbound activities, and continuous evaluation.
As accomplished and experienced professionals, the alumni of OBS are the source of constant inspiration for the continuing students. They drive the students to excellence and motivate them to dream of an exciting future. OBS is truly proud of its alumni because of their illustrious achievements and exemplary leadership in the field of business management.
Since 2009, ODM BUSINESS SCHOOL (formerly known as Astral Institute of Management Studies), under the banner of ODM Educational Group, has been one of the top business management schools in Odisha. The institute has been consistent in its endeavour to provide quality-oriented, value-based education to the students aspiring for management as a career. The institute is dedicated to teaching, training and grooming students that meet the highest standards of excellence. It is committed to developing competent and trained leaders through a rigorous and highly effective approach to the learning process, along with offering an enriching array of opportunities. The professional approach, practical orientation and pragmatic thinking corroborated with a culture of compassion and care form the genesis of our success.
Considered as one of the best business management colleges for PGDM in Bhubaneswar, ODM Business School offers a two-year full-time business management degree program which is duly approved by AICTE (Ministry of Education, Govt. of India). Rated as the best PGDM program in Odisha, students at OBS will have the opportunity to choose dual specializations in the stream of their choice.
ODM Business School has the most innovative methodology for building the career of its students. From the time of its inception, the team has a clear mindset to give industries market-ready candidates while crafting and delivering a 21st century-ready connected education platform to all its students as one of the top B-schools for PGDM courses in Bhubaneswar, Odisha. My journey of 2 years (2011-2013) has built up the confidence to explore the competitive market with paradigm. I wish all my good wishes to the upcoming batches to focus on their aspirations aligning with the institution's vision.
I feel proud that I was a student of ODM Business School. The institute made me gain knowledge and solid experience in business, ethics, personality and professionalism. The faculty members always welcomed my doubts and always led them to healthy discussions, which motivated me to develop curiosity and in-depth thinking. The institute has the best faculties and always provides 360-degree support to every student, thus justifying the name as one of the Best B-Schools in Bhubaneswar. I am always proud to say that I am an alumnus of ODM Business School.
As one of the top B-schools in Bhubaneswar, Odisha, ODM Business School has shaped me from day one to face the corporate world. The environment in the placement cell has taught me to be innovative and meticulous with my approach to any strategic goals set for a professional journey. Whether the work scope is within the domain of expertise or not, a proper approach can solve all issues at hand. It’s all because of the knowledge I gained at OBS. The support of my teachers/ mentors motivated me to THINK BIG & GET BIG. Thank You, ODM Business School, for bringing a positive attitude to face challenges.
We are extremely happy to place ODM Business School candidates in our organization. We found the OBS training programs equip students to face today’s digital world. Students of OBS are competitive enough to fit in our organizational environment with less training. Our association with ODM Business School has been very fruitful. We have been able to pick out some very capable and confident students for our company. We are very impressed by the hard work that has been done on these students by the teachers. We wish all the best for OBS in producing future Indian talents for the global market.
We have sourced some very good candidates from ODM Business School. We were amazed by the immense skills and talent these students possess. Not only the students, but we were also very impressed by the quality of education and training the institute has provided them. The students were confident and very well prepared for the interviews. The quality of candidature we find at this B-school is outstanding. The candidates had a very thorough knowledge and displayed excellent communication skills. We look forward to a future association as well and wish the best for the same.