ISTTM believes in holistic education, which develops the overall personality of the students and more importantly makes them employment ready. The emphasis in ISTTM is on the application and practice of the knowledge learnt in the class room. At ISTTM, the shaping of future managers is done through:
Lecture by faculty members give necessary inputs to the students. The lecture is delivered making use of the latest audio visual teaching aids like LCD projection systems, whiteboards.
ISTTM strives to improve the quality of
education by extensive industry interface,
practicing the 3-I concept (Industry-Institute-
Interface). Regular weekly guest lectures from
industry leaders/experts in different areas are
arranged to provide valuable insights into
contemporary business and industrial practices.
Role-Playing & Simulation
Role-playing gives students a chance to live the
roles and practice the concepts beforehand.
Business simulation games simulate the real
business world environment.
After completing 14 months of the
programme(three semesters), students are
required to undertake full time internships in the
industry for 24 weeks (6 months). This training
helps students to have first hand experience of
the industry practices. It makes them aware of
current industry trends and necessary skills
required to progress in today's professional
environment. Further it also helps the employers
in accessing the quality of the students before
being offered full time jobs.
Training by Industry Partners
ISTTM uses a unique outsourcing model of
training, through which industry partners like
BSNL, ZTE, Huawei are involved in training and
certifying students in telecom specialized
modules, so that the students get to learn the
required business knowledge from the
Projects & Assignments
Projects and assignments form an integral part
of the curriculum. Projects are identified based
on industrial needs for the student to select
from. Guidance to work on the project is
provided by the course instructor.
This method of teaching is employed to develop
the mental ability of each student and
encourage him or her to ensure they understand
as to how the theory learnt applies in real life
managerial situations. A fair opportunity is given
to each student to develop his/her problemsolving
and presentation skills.
Seminars & Workshops
Learning through seminars, workshops and
conferences encourages professional
discussions between students and practicing
To ensure students fitment in the global corporate culture, the Institute lays special emphasis on personality grooming through presentations, public speaking, mock interviews, aptitude tests and industry interactions. This helps the students to develop capacity for analysis and judgment, ability to relate to managerial problems and draw upon their own resources for better understanding and meaningful action. Students, therefore, are groomed to join the industry not as a mere Job earner, but to influence its practices, and in the long run become an active participant in reshaping the Telecom Industry future. To facilitate the process, the Institute provides for a mentoring programme and also organizes a range of activities throughout the year under its various cells and clubs.
Mentoring and Counseling
It aims to provide professional advice and information to all students to smoothen their entry to the corporate world. It offers personalized counseling to students. About 6 students get attached to each faculty member and senior professionals from industry who acts as their mentor and counselor throughout the duration of the program.
The students of the Institute have set up clubs to encourage debates as well as dissemination of latest development and practices in their specialized areas of interest. These groups are Telecom Service Provider (TSP) Club, Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM) Club, Internet Service Providers (ISP) Club, Value Added Services (VAS) Club, Infra & Engineering services (IES) Club and IT & Software (ITS) club. These clubs keep the students updated with the business & technology knowledge and promote entrepreneurial ideas in their respective domains.
To promote students' interest in game and sports, the sports committee organizes sports meet once a year and different matches and tournaments are held throughout the year. The campus has facilities for in door and outdoor sports TT, carom, volleyball, cricket and football.
Toast Masters Club
TMC is an initiative of the students to get together, practice and promote entrepreneurship in campus.
The big idea behind this is to foster an environment that enables students to:
- Develop communication skills
- Leadership skills
- Analytical skills
- Interpersonal skills