Who We Are
JBS Academy is a people development institute which has started with Logistics training. The initial mission is to develop a generation of well-trained Logisticians with a global vision. As time progresses other facets of people development shall be added. Logistics, itself in India is divided into 12 verticals and the learnings would be immense.
Founded by the JBS Group, a pioneer in the logistics sector, the academy was initially intended and commenced in 2000 as a platform to enhance the computer skills of the youth in Gujarat. With the constant support of many educationalists, Logistician and social thinkers, JBS Academy was reshaped into a place for advanced studies in Logistics in 2010. Within a short span of 10 years, it has become an institution where academic excellence goes hand in hand with a strong sense of community.
Located in Ahmedabad, JBS Academy brings together enthusiastic students and expert professors, and has grown into a complex and diverse institution.
Our curriculums are all actual activities undertaken with programmes developed by our own experts, and approved by an Industry-Academia team. Our programmes are constantly updated with current issues and we strive for an appropriate employable education. The programmes are enriched by various Classroom, Self-study, Webinar and Be-spoke programmes supported by talks by Industry experts and field visits.
We have secured partnership with numerous institutes both at National and International levels, and has a dedicated research wing named JBS Knowledge Centre where experts meet and contribute their experience and knowledge in order to groom the young aspirants.
The academy, with the help of experts and educationalists, has also published 35 books to aid the smooth learning process for the students. This activity continues. We intend publishing as many books as possible to cover every aspect of learning.
We have also made our presence felt in platforms like Kobo and other audio-book platforms. The books are also available on multiple platform as e-Books.
As a pioneering institution in the Logistics sector, JBS Academy has won many awards – 13 awards till March 2020, the recent ones being India Maritime Awards 3rd Edition for Educating Maritime Professionals and The Maritime Nation India Education and Training Award. A list is provided at the bottom of this note.
As a well-established educational institution, we set high standards and look for enthusiastic students who aim to become good citizens; responsible individuals and experts in their domain.
Small classes, dedicated teachers and friendly give-and-take makes us unique, with an openness to curiosity and intellectual ambition. Our expert instructor of outstanding scholars who place highest value on teaching is one of our greatest strengths. Students, at JBS Academy, become a part of a dynamic, diverse and creative community that gives importance to community spirit and aims to make a positive difference in to the society.