Master of Business Administration
M.B.A. is a prestigious study programme which is drawing large number of highly talented youth from diverse sections of society. The demand for management professionals is growing at a very fast pace, right from agriculture to manufacture and in the multiple areas of trade and marketing in corporate sector as well as in non-corporate sector. Perhaps there is no area of the economy today which can do without management professionals. Whether it comes to running a business, a shopping establishment, a trading centre, a school, a college, a hospital or any other enterprise be it commercial or of non-commercial nature, management professional is every where in need. Event management, disaster management are some of the facets of its ever expanding dimensions.
Usually in a business unit the task of management consists of organizing, marketing, finance, research, production, human resource management, computer application and all such other works which are directly or indirectly related to efficient handling of the business environment. But in the present days the task has assumed wider proportions. The corporate leaders are not simply looking over their profits. They are becoming more aware of their social responsibilities in the global perspective and so there is greater emphasis on controlling environmental degradation and laying stress on moral values and ethical behaviors. It is expected that a management trainee has not simply to become a skilled professional. He has to be a man of right values, right attitude and right behavior.
We offer a study programme which is inclusive of all these aspects of Business Administration and we try to offer the best in keeping with the needs of attaining proficiency in handling business affairs, so that our students rank well with the leading institutions of the country.
The duration of the full-time MBA programme is two academic years. Each academic year commences in July and ends in December. A year is divided into two semesters of about 6 months each. Altogether the programme is divided into four semesters. The summer vacation at the end of the year is utilizes for summer training.
First semester July to December
Second semester January to June
Third semester July to December
Fourth semester January to June
The course curriculum consists of compulsory and elective courses. The compulsory course package will provide students with the foundation of business perspective worth emphasis on to orient the students with a fundamental grounding in the basic areas of management. The elective courses will be offered with an option to specialize in Financial Management, Marketing and Sales Management, Human Resource Management students are also Additional specialization will be offered depending on the need and interest of the students. The required to undertake project in various courses, involving interaction with the industry.
Methods of Instructions :
The Department adopts different methods of instruction to impart teaching that can be instrumental in ensuring efficient discharge of the functions and duties by the future professionals. Therefore, a variety of methods are followed to facilitate an integrated learning approach. The methods include lecture-cum-discussion, analysis and discussion of cases, regular seminars and symposia, aids and simulation exercise. The mix of methods varies depending upon the nature of the course. All the methods are designed to develop the participant’s skill. Experts are invited from the reputed academic institutions, Eminent industrialists and professional experts from the industry and government organizations are also invited to speak to the students on different managerial issues.
The medium of instruction and examination is English only.
Academic Evaluation :
A continuous system is followed to monitor student’s performance. The students are evaluated on class participation, quizzes, assignment, mid-term and end-term examination, seminars and group discussions and participation in group/individual activities and attendance, and awarded grades at the end of each semester.
Attendance Policy :
Regular attendance in all classes, seminars, symposia, case discussion, field trips, periodical tests, etc. is compulsory and a 100% attendance is desired. The students will have to fulfill the condition of 75% attendance. Absence must be avoided, if inevitable, must be approved by the Director. A prolonged absence without approval will result in dismissal from the programme. No student will be permitted to appear at any semester examination unless he/she fulfils the condition of 75% attendance in Each subject paper.
The faculty comprises adequate number of highly qualified, competent and dedicated academicians from diverse fields. In addition to the excellent core faculty, the institute invites visiting faculty and professionals of national repute.
The College has an Academic Council which includes eminent scholars, professionals, policy-makers, administrators, and managers with vast knowledge and experience to their credit. The Council helps to make the programmes highly effective and up to-date to give a direct exposure of current international economic scenario to the students.
Educational Tours :
Educational tours are also organized by the institute each year. It is compulsory for each student to join these tours at least once during the span of the programme.
Duration of the Course :
MBA is a two year regular course of four semesters. Each Semester will be of 6 Months and the academic session will start from July.
Eligibility for Admission in MBA :
A three year Bachelor’s degree (12+2+3) or equivalent degree in any discipline from a recognized University is the eligibility criteria for Post-graduate studies with a minimum of 45% aggregate marks. Candidates appearing for the final examination of a qualifying bachelor’s degree can also apply. Such candidates, if selected, will be admitted provided they produce evidence of having minimum eligibility requirement on the day of admission, failing which their right of admission to the MBA programme would stand forfeited. In special case they may be admitted provisionally unless they submit the eligibility requirement and that too within stipulated time failing which their admission will be cancelled and no amount deposited will be refunded. If any student by mistake is admitted or fraudulently seeks admission with less than 45% of marks at degree level, his admission will be cancelled when detected and no amount will be refunded.
Selection Procedure in MBA :
Candidates will be short listed on the basis of their performance in the written test, group discussion and interview. Preference will be given to those who had appeared in MAT,CAT,JMAT,XAT,ATMA examinations test for respective session.
Prospectus & Registration Form :
Prospectus along with application form for admission may be obtained from the Co-odinator of MCA/MBA Department of the College on payment of Rs.500/- in cash or Rs.550/- by post through non-refundable Bank draft in favour of “Principal, Nalanda College, Biharsharif payable at Biharsharif.
The applicant should go through the instructions given in the prospectus before filling the Registration form. Incomplete Registration form will not be processed. Completed Registration form along with attested photocopies of all required certificates/documents and Rs.250/- in the form of bank draft drawn in favour of the “Principal, Nalanda College, Biharsharif payable at Biharsharif as Registration fee should reach the Co-ordinator MCA/MBA, Nalanda College, Biharsharif on or before the fixed date.
The completed Registration form should be submitted by registered post to
Department of MBA,
Nalanda College, Biharsharif (Nalanda) 803101.
Other Expenses :
Besides the above noted fees and charges, a candidate will have to fill in form of Examination, University Registration, Migration etc. and deposit the requisite fees for the same as and when required.
Mode of Payment :
All fees and charges are to be paid in the form of Bank draft drawn in favour of the “Principal, Nalanda College, Biharsharif payable at Biharsharif at the time of admission.
No fees and charges are refundable. This applies to the cases of expulsion from the College as well as to all kinds of withdrawals (voluntary or otherwise) from the College enrollment.
Note : The College reserves the right to take any decision in all matters of admission.
The students are required to appear at this University examination at the end of each semester.
•The Students have to appear at the assessment examination in each semester carrying 20 marks in each subject. Assessment marks are awarded on the basis of class performance, attendance, seminar performance and overall behaviour.
•The students have to submit a project report of 50 marks before filling examination forms at the end of IVth Semester. The project works are supervised by the teachers of the Department. The works based on field studies and site visits and site visits of factories are undertaken by the students as per decision of the Departmental Council.
•They have also to appear at the viva-voce examination of 50 marks after submission of the project and written examination in the IVth semester.
The viva-voce is conducted by the External and Internal examiners appointed by the University. It is mandatory both, to submit project and appear in viva-voce examination for passing in the paper.
•Medium of examination is English only.
AWARD OF DEGREE
After the final examination, the Magadh University will publish a list of successful candidates arranged in order of merit. Those who complete the programme successfully will be awarded appropriate Degree by the Magadh University.
CARRY OVER EXAMINATION
A candidate who does not clear any paper for some unavoidable reasons or fails in any paper, is promoted (on the discretion of the Principal) to the next semester. The candidate has to carry over the semester examination. The result of the final semester examination shall not be published till he/she appears and passes in the paper in which he/she failed at the previous examination or has not completed for some reasons. A student shall be allowed to clear any semester in consecutive three changes only.
Every student who is not already registered with Magadh University will have to get himself registered on payment of the requisite fees. The students coming from other university will have to bring Migration Certificate from their universities. Such students will have to deposit Emigration fee. They will have to fill up Registration form and Emigration form at the time of admission. The students who are not registered under Magadh University shall not appear at the examination.
PROGRAMMES & DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITIES
Extra curricular activities play an important role in molding managerial personality. A participate environment help in developing leadership qualities and inculcating a since of responsibility. Therefore, the Department runs the following programmes and activities for personality development of management students of the College-
•Regular training on Computer.
•Concept and training of Media.
•Interaction with industrialist, entrepreneurs, EXIM specialized persons.
•Seminars on behavioral sciences.
•Extra Curricular activities for promotion of health and aptitude.
•Assignments and Industrial visits.
•Spoken English class.
•Students Advisory Council.
•Institute lecture Series.
•Case studies for application to professional situations.