"The idea behind the inception of VIL programs in the year 2002 was to offer programs in different functional areas of Management to working professionals executives who want to pursue management education whilst still being in service or own business from their own city". - Prof. Ashis K. Pani ; The Initiator of the concept.
"Short yet comprehensive, off campus yet challenging, packs a ton of learning into modules that deliver the essence of HR, ideal for working professionals looking to enhance their HR skills - the PGCHRM course changed my life and made my career skyrocket within a year of completion. Thank you XLRI, from the bottom of my heart." - Ms. Pushpavalli Jagadeesan, PGCHRM – 13 (Senior Manager - Corporate HR, Indo Count Industries Ltd.)
"In this 12 years' journey of learning and enlightening through VIL programs, around 4000 plus students have reached the higher echelons of life.Wish to continue being a part of this journey, with many more such deserving enthusiastic learners" - Ms. Suchona Patnaik; Academic Associate, VIL Office
"The PGCBM program offered by XLRI helped me groom myself better in my quest to understand the business aspects of the work I do and apply the acquired knowledge to help business/stakeholders within my organization better. Some of the faculty members have left an indelible impression on me as I continue to strive for integrity and excellence in my professional life. "Campus Component' is the highlight of the program where we get to stay in XLRI, Jamshedpur campus for a week and get to interact directly with fellow batch mates and the faculty." - Mr. Muqadus Bashir, PGCBM-24 (Senior Software Engineer [Lotus Notes Developer], IBM India Pvt. Ltd)
"VIL _ Breaking the thought barrier" - Mr. Santosh Mohanty; Technical Partner, HCIL