M.B.A. Programme Overview
The two-year MBA full-time residential programme with an intake of 40 students is spread over four semesters. During the first two semesters, most of the core and foundation courses are offered. These include coverage of management concepts and approaches, managerial accounting and finance, marketing, organization behaviour, human resources, quantitative techniques, economics, information technology, communication and personal effectiveness, operations management, research methodologies and business environment. In addition, a five-day concentrated Self-awareness and Growth Lab is also organized during the first semester.
The students are required to get practical exposure by undertaking eight weeks internships in an organization during the summer intervening between the second and third semesters. These internships are intended to familiarize the students with current management practices, work environment and organizational cultures. As such, the summer internship is an integral part of the MBA programme.
During the second year, the students have the opportunity to specialize in two selected areas of their interest. These specializations are offered through electives and project work spread over the two semesters. The students may choose from the following specialization areas:
• Marketing Management
• Finance Management
• Human Resources Management
• Operations Management
• Information Technology in Management
Ph.D. Programme in Management Studies
The School also offers a Ph.D. programme in Management Studies. The students will be expected to produce a dissertation of international quality based on research in analytical and/or applied areas of strategic and functional management and policies.
The School proposes to have an intake upto six students in the ensuring year. Candidates interested in applying for the Ph.D. (full-time and part time) programme during the academic year 2007-08 should refer to the University’s advertisement in national dailies in March/ April, 2007, and the University’s website.
Hostel accommodation for full-time Research Scholars is available.