MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (MBA)

MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (MBA)

Sarala Birla University, Ranchi offers a two years full time Master of Business Administration (MBA) Programme, with the aim of serving the increasing requirement for qualified professionals who could harness the resources of the country to achieve its developmental growth. SBU constantly strives at achieving its aim by maintaining the highest standard of the discipline. The main goal of the MBA programme is to produce industry relevant graduates capable of taking leadership roles while navigating through volatile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous (VUCA) world. The programme enables the students to understand current business challenges and prepares them with the aid of updated technologies and advanced pedagogy to successfully face the global demands.

The Department of Management strongly believes in the philosophy of Outcome Based Education. The pedagogy is practical, hands on and realistic. Problem Solving Exercises, Case Studies, Role-Playing, Management Games and Class Presentations are specially into practice. The curriculum is planned to facilitate learning of all aspects of Management, ensuring the accomplishment of predefined learning outcomes.

The MBA programme is divided into four semesters. Students are required to opt for any two areas of Marketing, Finance or Human Resource (Major and Minor) from the third Semester. Students are also exposed to the corporate world through regular industry-academia interface, special guest lectures, workshops, summer internship and short-term projects, all of which are a part of the course design and is mandatory for the students. A summer internship assignment between the first and second year in a company is compulsory, together with these students are also required to complete some short-term projects.

Why MBA from Sarala Birla University

SBU is dedicated to offer cost-effective quality education. The University aims at providing students not only ‘education for living and livelihood’ but also ‘education for life’ and empowers learners with a fundamental foundation in leadership and professional skills to face the challenges of the new global economy.

Some of the special features are mentioned below:

  • Teaching-Learning environment with modern Audio-visual facilities
  • Regular Interaction with stalwarts from Industry and Academia
  • Opportunity for Student Exchange Programme with partner Universities / institutes
  • Opportunity for on-the-job training through Industry Internship Programmes
  • Add-on opportunity to learn through compulsory Foreign Language in the curriculum
  • Support for Industry Internship and Placements
  • Personality Development Programmes
ABOUT THE PROGRAMME

Objectives

  • To impart highest quality management education to students towards shaping their profession and career
  • To equip the students with all the required skills to face real life situations of the corporate world
  • To develop sound knowledge of entrepreneurial process and inculcate creativity and innovation amongst students
  • To provide knowledge sharing environment for discussions and activities, like seminars and conferences.
  • To associate with the leading institutions for achieving maximum growth and excellence
  • To produce industry ready graduates having highest regard for personal and institutional integrity, social responsibility, teamwork and continuous learning

Programme Outcome

On successfully completing the program the student will be able to:

  • Apply the knowledge of management to solve complex corporate problems
  • Identify business opportunities, design and implement innovations at the work space
  • Apply reasoning informed by the contextual knowledge to assess societal, health, safety, legal, and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities relevant to management practice
  • Function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in diverse teams, and in multidisciplinary settings
  • Inculcate an ethically and socially responsible personality having a positive approach towards life, business, culture and environment
  • Lead themselves and others in the achievement of organizational goals, contributing effectively to a team environment
COURSE CURRICULUM

The two-year full time MBA programme is structured very carefully in order to create an academic, experiential and transformational learning environment. The course is designed as per the UGC – CBCS scheme. The detailed course structure of the course can be downloaded from the following link:

MBA

Pedagogy

SBU has a firm belief in providing/rendering holistic education to develop competitive managerial skills and knowledge to the students. At SBU, the future managers are shaped and groomed through rigorous and frequent activities aiming at continuous industry interaction and practical exposure such as:

  • Class-Room Lectures
  • Case Studies/ Discussions
  • Guest Lectures
  • Seminars and Workshops
  • Projects and Assignments
  • Role Play and Simulation

Mentoring

Mentoring programme is designed for providing students a hand to help, guide and listen them as and when needed. Mentoring at SBU contributes significantly to the academic and emotional wellbeing of the student. A student is attached to his/her Mentor for a given period of time which is helpful towards the development of a special bond between the mentor & mentee, resulting towards a greater reciprocation of thoughts and ideas. Mentors guide their mentee in achieving the desired career path. To make mentoring rigorous and value added, mentors maintain a record of mentee and track of his/her performance and attendance regularly.

ELIGIBILITY AND ADMISSION

Eligibility

The student should have Passed Bachelor’s Degree of minimum 3 years duration, or obtained at least 50% marks (45% in case of candidates belonging to reserved category) in the qualifying Examination.

Admission into the programme is based on qualifying any one of the following examinations i.e. CAT/XAT/MAT/CMAT/GMAT/Entrance Exam conducted by SBU.

Admission Process

Aspirants can apply online to https://admission.sbu.ac.in, they may also download the application form from the website of the University and may submit along with the relevant documents to the Information Centre of the University, students may also walk down to the University campus along with relevant documents to the Information centre for counselling and further admission process.

Applicants may submit the application form and required documents at the Admission Office personally or by post. It is the applicant's responsibility to ensure that the application form is complete in all respects, and is accompanied by the required documents.

Applicants should attach the copies of the following Certificates/Documents.

  • Passing / Provisional Certificates along with Mark Sheets of the qualifying Examinations
  • School/College Leaving Certificate last attended 
  • Conduct Certificate 
  • Anti-Ragging Affidavit 
  • Medical Certificate issues by a registered medical practitioner (M.B.B.S)

Note: Final Year students awaiting the declaration of results can also apply and can also be considered for Admission. However, they have to submit the relevant supportive documents at the time of admission

FEE STRUCTURE

Programme

Duration

Semester Fee

Total Course Fee

 

 

Development fee

Exam fee

Tuition Fee

 

MBA

2 Years /
4 Semester

Rs. 3,000/-

Rs. 3,000/-

Rs. 75,000/-

Rs. 3,54,000/-

Total Course Fee includes:

One Time Registration Fee Rs. 25,000

Refundable Caution Money Rs. 5,000

Note: Registration fee and Caution Money are payable at the time of admission.

Scholarships

SBU provide financial support to students through e-kalyan, Govt. of Jharkhand.

INTERNSHIP AND CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Summer Internship

The objective of Summer internship is to understand and apply the theoretical concepts in practical environment, so as to develop a better comprehension of the Corporate and Professional environment. It is aimed at helping the students to obtain the practical insight in specialization area that they will be opting for their future career.

Summer Internship aims at enabling the students to transfer their earned knowledge within the classrooms to the workplace as well as to formalize students with the real-life complexities of the corporate world in the first hand. Apart from availing of the opportunities to do internship in companies through the campus process, students also have the freedom to choose companies on their own. It is assured that every student has a Summer Internship opportunity in his/her chosen stream of specialization. Students are required to submit Summer Internship report. An excellent summer internship report would be a passport to a dream job.

Career Opportunities

SBU is having an active placement cell working through out for maintaining good placement record. The placement cell is credited for taking active participation in selection of companies visiting the University for Campus recruitment. It is supported by active placement committee members who have rich industry experience and valuable linkages in the corporate world. Mandatory personality development classes have been introduced, in which students are trained for public speaking, presentations, self-assessment exercises etc.

Sarala Birla University has a focused approach towards persistent and multi-dimensional training of students, in-line with the industry expectations. The Training & Placement cell facilitates the process of placement of students passing out from the Institute besides collaborating with leading organizations and institutes in setting up of internship and training program for students. The Training & Placement cell provides the infra-structural facilities to conduct group discussions, tests and interviews besides catering to other logistics. The cell organizes seminars and PDP lectures, to generate confidence before campus placement.