Shri Ramswaroop Memorial University organised an industrial visit to Tata Motors, Lucknow Plant for first year MBA students as part of value-added learning.
The group was headed by Dr Alka Singh, Niharika Verma, and Dr Sanjay Joel. Prashant Pandey gave a presentation on the history of the company.
The industrial visit helped the students to bridge the gap of practical exposure. Students gained first hand information regarding functioning of the industry and were also provided with the opportunity to engage themselves in active learning experiences both inside and outside the classroom.
The visit highlighted various processes such as painting, washing, engine installation, cabin cab fitting, tyre fitting, trim line, welding shop of machines etc. The students were amazed to know that at present there are over 54000 employees working with TATA MOTORS in over 150 countries. Students were also informed that Tata motors started its operations at Lucknow plant in 1992. Commercial vehicles and CNG buses are manufactured and transported all over India from here only.
Before the commencement of the visit, students were given helmets, eye protection glasses and toe protection guards for their safety. They were excited to see the production process of buses. This process included painting, washing, engine installation, cabin cab fitting, tyre fitting, trim line, welding shop etc.
The visit helped the students to learn the processes through interaction, observing actual working conditions and management practices being adopted. Mr. Prashant Pandey (Tata Motors) gave the presentation on TATA Groups & TATA MOTORS history. He enlightened few facts about the company.
Source: Rahul Pandey, City Journalist - Lucknow, CollegeDekho