If you are heading off to a management college this year, you are about to encounter the varied, fascinating species: The professors. There are different types of professors you’ll have to deal with in college. You should go to college with the awareness that your professors will be very different from your school teachers, simply because they do a different job.
Let’s look at the possible kinds of professors you will meet in a management institute.
You may come across one professor who will treat you like a kid. He may tell you moral stories or give you genuine career advice all the time. You will feel pacified by his words. Life at a management college will seem a little easier because of him.
The best critic
A professor who is always ready to criticize you for whatever you do. However, the real intention is not to point out your flaws. He aims to correct you and want you to learn from his experience. Don’t feel offended, instead take criticism positively.
The one who is available 24X7 for students
Teaching is the biggest passion for such people. This kind of professor will be ever ready to resolve your queries. He may be available on phone, email or can talk to you personally whenever you need help. In short, his life revolves around his students.
He is the one who has all the management concepts at his fingertips. He is aware of nearly every aspect of management education and will expect every student to be the same. It will be not be easy to satisfy him. According to him, there will always be room for improvement.
The one is always happy go lucky
The one professor who will not bother you much. You can go to his class if you want, else enjoy the football match on the ground. He will not have a problem with your grades or performance. You will always see him smiling and enjoying his job at the management institute.
The young and friendly type
He is the one who is just a few years elder to his students or acts like a twenty something. He will accompany you for parties or events. You can talk to him, just be yourself and act silly at times.
The strict one
He is the most intimidating person you will meet in your management college. It will be mandatory to attend all his lectures, submit assignments on time and obey him. Free will is an illusion when it is time to deal with him. Also, you may notice a strange silence whenever he passes by the corridor.
The most considerate one
The lenient and loving professor, who will give you all the freedom. You will get a few grace marks from him if required. Students will not fear to talk to him. At times, you will get tempted to take his subject lightly and he will believe all your unrealistic excuses for submitting the assignments a month after the deadline.
Every professor will have a great impact on your college life and career. Try to learn from them as much as possible.