The Economic Times Young Leaders B-School Edition 2015

The Economic Times Young Leaders B-School Edition 2016

Last date to apply

September 16, 2016

About ETYL-B School

  • The Economic Times Young Leaders B-School Edition popularly known as ETYL-B-School is a platform for recognising and rewarding India’s most promising final year management students.
  • This initiative is meant to encourage, identify and nurture young individuals many of who will be stepping into the corridors of India Inc. for the very first time.
  • The program includes a series of assessment tools, online as well as on-ground and face-to-face interviews with leaders from the corporate world.
  • Last year the ETYLB School Edition received close to 10,000 participants and out of them 22 were identified as promising young leaders stepping into India Inc.
  • In the 2015 edition, 11 of the 22 Young leaders have joined the coveted Aditya Birla Group Leadership Programmes.
  • The students who made it to Young Leaders List were from followingB Schools
    • ISB, Mohali
    • Jamna Lal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies
    • MDI, Gurgaon
    • Welingkar Institute of Management
    • XIM, Bhubaneswar
    • ISB, Hyderabad
    • NITIE, Mumbai
    • IMT Ghaziabad
    • IIM Lucknow
    • FMS, New Delhi
    • IMI, New Delhi
    • MICA, Ahmedabad
    • Xavier School of Management, Jamshedpur
    • SCHMRD, Pune

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ETYL-B School Eligibility Criteria

Gender Both 
Region All India 
Class/ Age Final year full-time postgraduate management students
Details

Nationality: Candidates are required to be Indian resident nationals

Academic Qualification: The candidate should be enrolled in a Final year of full-time postgraduate management courses

Students pursuing a full time 1 year MBA course are also eligible to participate

Not eligible to participate

  • An employee of Bennett Coleman & Co. Limited or group companies of The Times Group
  • A member or employee of Aspiring Minds
A member of the Jury for ETYL-BS

ETYL-B School Reward

  • Recognition as one of India's top managerial talents
  • A place in the A-list of India’s top recruiters
  • PPIs from the Aditya Birla Group for their leadership programs
  • Meeting and exclusive interactions with some of India's Top CEOs
  • Network and interact with the country's brightest minds

ETYL-B School Application form and Process

Detailed Four Steps to be followed to participate in the Contest

  • Step 1: Personality:  Candidates first have to Register. Thereafter, they have to spend 20 minutes on a quick & simple online personality test 
  • Step 2: Aptitude: Candidates have to take in Online tests on quantitative, verbal ability, logical reasoning & managerial skills
  • Step 3: Expertise: An assessment on functional knowledge and oral communication
  • Step 4: Interview with the industry’s top CEOs

Important Points

  • A shortlist at the end of every phase determines the candidates who will move forward.
  • A List of the ET Young Leaders B-School Edition is attained at the end of assessments across four phases.
  • At the end of every phase, we will publish a shortlist on the website and inform shortlisted candidates on the email address and/or mobile number mentioned in the registration form.

ETYL-B School Selection Process

ETYL-B School Selection Process

  • Candidates will be selected on the basis of all the four steps mentioned above.
  • The decision of the last two stages i.e. An assessment on functional knowledge and oral communication and Interview with the industry’s top CEOs will be taken by judges.
  • The decision  taken by the judges will be final and abiding

What will happen in each step of the Program

Step 1: Online Personality Test

  • Register at the official website
  • Verify the email
  • Upon verification a a User ID & Password will be e-mailed to you
  • Complete the 20 minute personality test
  • There will be a score-based shortlisting and qualified candidates will move to the next phase
  • Shortlisted candidates will receive an e-mail informing whether they have been selected or not for the next phase

Step 2: Online Tests on Aptitude & Managerial Competencies

  • A User ID & Password along with the test link will be emailed to qualified candidates
  • In this phase, candidates will have to take two sets of tests
  • There will be a score-based shortlisting and qualified candidates will move to the next round
  • Shortlisted candidates will receive an e-mail informing whether they have been selected or not for the next phase

Step 3: Functional Expertise

  • Business problems based on one of the Aditya Birla Group's businesses will be emailed to the qualified candidates
  • Candidates can choose the problem as per their choice
  • A briefing will be carried out by resp. Aditya Birla Group representative on Google Hangouts
  • Students will have to submit the following:
    • Problem analysis and solution in a PPT format
    • A 5 min. video presentation (details will be shared during this phase)
    • Curriculum Vitae
  • There will be a score-based shortlisting and qualified candidates will move to the next round
  • Shortlisted candidates will receive an e-mail informing whether they have been selected or not for the next phase

Step 4: Interviews

  • Candidates who successfully complete Phase 3 will be called for a personal interview to be conducted by a senior industry leader
  • This phase will be conducted in Mumbai

ETYL-B School Contact Details

Email : etylbschool@timesgroup.com

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The Economic Times and The Aditya Birla Group