Industry Visit to Audi Automobiles – a learning experience

On 28 October, students of Level II at DCBS went to Audi Automobiles, Pitampur for an industry visit. Coordinated by Dr. Rinku Joshi and Dr. Shreshth Chhabra, the visit was meant to make students aware of input and output processes and the flow procedure.

Audi Automobiles is owned by Bhagirath Brothers, established in 1956. This company now acts as the research point for new developments involving both product and process and all regulatory activities and their feasibility regarding current product implementation. It specializes in making new products with concepts, for example, limb vans and soil testing vans.

Mr. Rohan Sharma, Director of the group, spoke about the company’s establishment, the challenges they face, and how these challenges should be looked at as opportunities. He also spoke about the importance of taking risks and identifying hidden opportunities.

The company personnel was supportive while explaining the process of making buses, including quality parameters and checks involving different regulating agencies of the government. It was shared that Audi Automobiles is the first company to get the order for buses from Gujarat Transport Services and for containers involved in Swachch Bharat Abhiyaan at Indore.

Students were excited with the visit as they imbibed firsthand knowledge of a range of aspects related to production and operations. Based on the learning gained, students would be submitting a reflective group report.

Classrooms

  • The classrooms are spacious, air conditioned and equipped with multimedia and Audio-Visual equipments to foster effective learning.
  • The classrooms are designed to have maximum interaction between faculty and students.
  • The campus also has mentoring rooms to discuss individual student’s specific problems.

Computer & Internet Facilities

  • Computer facilities at DCBS, includes a well-equipped computer lab, which houses 30 computers connected to the server with local area network.
  • The campus has a Wi-Fi (wireless) system with 24 hours network connectivity.
  • The school has its own ERP system, which facilities online attendance and evaluation.
  • In addition, the intra-net / e-Black Board are used to publish detailed lecture handouts to enable students access module related information/ lecture notes.

Library

  • The library on campus houses a good range of reference & core textbooks.
  • It also subscribes to the good number of leading national & international business journals, periodicals, magazines & newspapers.
  • The library has its own collection of CDs, DVDs and Multimedia kits.
  • The library subscribes to EBSCO & Athens Business source premier, which provide access to more than 7000 international journals in full-text format.

Girls’ Hostel

  • The Girls’ hostel situated in the campus provides an excellent and secured lodging alternative to outstation girl students.
  • The hostel has well furnished rooms with attached facilities, a common recreation room with all the modern facilities and a small pantry.
  • The hostel enjoys 24 hours broadband Wi-Fi (wireless) Internet connectivity. Newspapers, magazines· Llaundry and mess facilities are also provided to the hostel residents.