About MBA /PGDM:-
MBA- Master of Business Administration & PG Diploma in Business Management (PGDBM) is a specified course in the domain of management studies with a focus on the application of managerial principles in the domain of business. Candidate with a minimum score of 50% (Relaxable for reserved category students) marks at UG level in any stream can make an application for admission to the course. Candidate must have obtained an Under Graduate degree from a recognized central or state/private/deemed university. The course is organized in a manner so as to channelize knowledge and skills in regards to the application of managerial principles and techniques in business to the students in the respective field. This is done in accordance with the aim of preparing them effectively for the challenges in the practical domain.
The syllabus of the course is divided into four semesters spread over a span of two years. The syllabus of the course is divided into various subjects related to the domain that students are taught during the course of their post-graduation diploma. The syllabus covers all the aspects related to business management so as to provide a holistic understanding of the subject to the management students.
The details regarding the syllabus of the course are mentioned below so as to provide a reference to the candidates.
- Principles and practices of management
- Management Accounting
- Managerial Economics
- Business Communication
- International Economics
- International Business Management
- Management and information systems
- Commercial Law
- Banking and other financial institutions
- Marketing research
- Corporate governance
- Report presentation and Viva-Voce
Duration of course-
The duration of MBA / PGDM is 2 years
Candidate must have passed the UG or equivalent level examination in any stream with at least 50% (relaxable for reserved category candidates) of the marks from a recognized state/private/deemed or central University. He/She shall not be having any backlog or compartment in any of the subject/subjects at UG or equivalent level that is yet to be cleared at the time of taking admissions. Apart from the above-mentioned eligibility criteria’s various colleges and institutes may have their own additional criteria’s (like work experience of certain years) which the students would have to satisfy in order to take admission. In case of reserved category students, they would have to present their reservation certificates issued by the competent authorities in order to avail the benefits applicable to them. Most of the Institutes grant admissions through Merit-based/Common Entrance Test (CET) (like CAT). To get admissions in these institutes candidates would have to qualify the respective entrance exam by securing minimum qualifying marks. The eligibility criteria’s mentioned above are common to most of the universities and colleges across the country that are offering this course to the students.
For getting admission in top management colleges, you have to clear any of the following exams-
CAT, MAT, XAT
Some other top private institutions are also conducting their separate entrance test such as- SNAP.
The procedure for admission to this course involves a Merit-based scheme and common entrance test based admission process (as seen across various Universities and colleges in the country).
Most of the institute requires the candidate to qualify a common entrance test for admission.
Students have to qualify these exams (for which they should be eligible to appear) in order to get admission in the course. After the conduct of the test, a merit list of finally qualified candidates is prepared and candidates are invited for counseling cum admission process by the respective university or college. After counseling cum admission process final allotment of seats to the candidate takes place and the candidate is asked to deposit the fee for the course and register for the respective academic year. Admission process would mostly be the same across all the B-schools and universities that are offering this course.
Tuition fees for MBA / PGDM course-
Tuition fees for MBA course start from 50 thousand per year and go up to 5 lakhs per year for some top institutions, varies from college to college.
Job & Career Scope:-
PGDBM pass out students have plenty of options to choose from in terms of their career. One can choose from to work as Business Development Manager, Financial analyst, Product manager, Marketing manager, Sales manager, marketing strategist etc.
Top Recruitment areas are corporate houses, MNCs, Import-export firm, Marketing firms, Production houses.
Some of the popular professional avenues open to such postgraduates are listed below with the corresponding salaries offered for the respective positions.