The Graduate Studies Division (GSD) oversees the on-campus teaching programmes of IIFT. These include the flagship programme of IIFT - MBA in International Business, besides the Weekend MBA in International Business, all the Executive Post Graduate Diplomas and the Certificate Programmes of the Institute. The GSD coordinates facets associated with the administration and development of teaching programmes offered from IIFT Delhi Campus, as well as the Kolkata Centre of IIFT Delhi.
The objective of GSD is to contour and control the functioning of the IIFT’s programmes, while ensuring their academic excellence and contemporariness. GSD spearheads programme management, course scheduling, session planning, faculty allocation and support, and conduct of examinations, research projects and student vivas. All students’ matters, including student relations and discipline, are under the charge of GSD.
Student placements and industry interface are also accomplished under the aegis of GSD. This part outspreads into other GSD activities like conduct of curriculum review, port visits, industrial visits, summer trainings and live projects, guest lectures, panel discussions, symposia and related events that are a part of academics at IIFT.
GSD is headed by a Senior Professor as the Chairperson of the Division. Programmes under the GSD are led by Programme Directors, and supported in the back-end by Programme Associates.