Shoppers Stop will be offering Fashion Retail Management course with several partner Institutes across India. The duration of the course will be 18 months, the curriculum will be designed by IIM Ahmedabad.
The course will be based on an earn-and-learn model and promises a 100 percent placement guarantee in premium department stores of the country after completion.
After pursuing the course, students will get an opportunity to handle the front-end jobs in Shoppers Stop as Fashion Assistant, graduating to take over any managerial position in the department store chain or in the retail sector. On-the-job training will also be provided during the course which will help students to even work in verticals such as hospitality management, infrastructure management, facility management, and marketing and sales.
Commenting on the tie-up, AKG Nair, Group Director, Pearl Academy of Fashion, said: “Indian retail industry is on the verge of a revolution; hence, the requirement for more skilled manpower is on the rise. We, at PAF, feel proud to take the lead by providing the industry with qualified retail manpower and hope that our expertise would convert aspirants into professionals who can direct and accelerate this growth further and take retailing to the next level of evolution.”
Who can apply?
Graduates (any stream) or undergraduates can take admission in the course. However, the minimum qualification required for admission will be 50 percent marks in class 12 and applicants should not be over 25 years of age.
Fee for the course
Fee for the course would be Rs. 1 lakh. The candidate would be paid an approximate stipend amount of Rs. 9000/- per month during their nine month stint in Shoppers Stop. Here the first two month’s stipend would be paid by way of cash back coupons issued at the time of admission by the college delivering the course and which could be reimbursed during his/her first 2 months stint at Shoppers Stop. The next 7 month’s stipend would be paid directly to the candidate by Shoppers Stop.
Refer below links
Shoppers Stop Site
India Retailing Bureau
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