Designed for success – Manav Rachna focuses on industry-oriented management programmes
The Faculty of Management Studies at Manav Rachna International University offers MBA courses with a strong industry connect, noteworthy knowledge partners, and international tie-ups.Brand stories Updated: Jun 22, 2017 15:44 IST
It is a much smaller world today with globalization taking over at a fast pace. In this rapidly-evolving scenario, the business world needs a new breed of techno-managers and entrepreneurs –– multi-skilled, technologically literate, ethical, and globally aware.
Understanding the requirement for new-age education, the learning process at the Faculty of Management Studies, Manav Rachna International University, empowers students to push the boundaries and shoulder a higher set of responsibilities. The department comes with diverse and rich experience in academics and industry. During the MBA programme, students are provided with regular industry exposure, along with mentoring by senior executives.
The course itself offers dual specializations in more than 13 areas, with industrial knowledge partners from organizations such as KPMG, Fortis, etc. In addition, MRIU facilitates tie-ups with reputed foreign universities for faculty and student exchange. For instance, the International Business course is taught in collaboration with Edinburgh Napier University. With a focus on applied and experiential learning, the courses are structured in a four-tier mentoring programme (faculty/ industry/ alumni/ peers). SAP training is part of the curriculum for MBA students, who have the option of being part of more than 12 successful entrepreneurial ventures as well as government-sponsored research projects. In addition, the institution also boasts a Human lab, which includes a psychological testing centre and Assessment Centre and Development Centre (ACDC).
The curricula for all the programmes are based on the Choice-Based Credit System (CBCS) with a good number of Elective Courses, including Discipline Elective, Generic Elective and Open Electives. Industrial Training has been embedded in the curricula for all the programmes.
FMS at MRIU features amongst the top 50 Business Schools of the country. MRIU is NAAC “A” grade accredited University, and the FMS course is designed by distinguished faculty from Manav Rachna International University in collaboration with Edinburgh Napier University, Fortis Hospital, KPMG and IBM. It is benchmarked against the very best MBA programmes in the world, with a pedagogy that revolves around Experiential Learning through corporate case studies, internship projects, industry visits, professional seminars/conferences and interaction with industry professionals. The distinguished faculty brings their vast experience from academics and Industry on board.
- NAAC accredited ‘A’ Grade University and Professional Institute
- QS Star rated University, conferred with Five Stars for Teaching, Facilities and Social Responsibility and Four Stars for Employability
- Awarded Best Education Brand 2017 by The Economic Times
- FMS, MRIU received A+++ rating in ‘Best B-school Survey 2017’ by Business India
- Awarded ‘Best University providing Global Exposure’ by ASSOCHAM
- Ranked among top 3 in North Zone in the best universities survey by The Week 2017
- Ranked among top 15 B-Schools in North India by Times B-School Survey
- Ranked among top 5 promising colleges by India Today
As a quantum step in the learning processes at FMS, the department is honoured to be associated with Padmashri Dr. Pritam Singh. A management guru and the harbinger of change for many academic institutions, Dr. Singh’s expertise ranges from nurturing individuals to building organizations. He has led institutions such as MDI, Gurgaon, IMI, New Delhi and IIM, Lucknow towards achieving sublime heights.
MRIU offers its flagship MBA programme with dual specializations. Courses include Marketing, Finance, HR, International Business, Business Analytics, Digital Marketing, Operations Management, Event and Media Management. Apart from its flagship course, FMS also offers industry-centric specialized programmes, such as MBA in HealthCare and MBA in HRM - a two-year residential programme.
“Manav Rachna’s MBA Programme focuses on employability skills from day one. Our curriculum stems from our belief in ‘Multiple Intelligence’ and our pedagogy and diverse teaching and learning methods are based on ‘Experiential Learning’. Students learn through experiential methods like live field projects, workshops, action research, simulations, prototyping, role-playing scenarios, socio-drama/psychodrama, drama, dance, meditation, global immersions, and case studies, seminars, industry interface and guest lectures, mentoring and the like,” says Professor (Dr.) Chavi Bhargava Sharma, Dean, FMS, MRIU.
FMS provides a hundred per cent assistance during internships and final placements for all students who register for the process. The Corporate Resource Centre (Placement Cell) of MRIU assists recruiters in taking appropriate hiring decisions, while also supporting students in making strategic career choices. Every year, more than 100 companies visit the campus for placements. Some of these include 99acres.com, Infoedge, Zomato, KPMG, Fortis, HT Media, Airtel, Eli Research, Grofers, American Express, Blended HR, Naukri.com, Neoteric Business Solutions, Sukam, Wacom, to name a few.
Testimonials from students
I am glad that I joined the MBA program at FMS and landed a marketing job at Zomato.– Aruna Krishnaswamy
Working at India’s iconic paint maker is a wonderfully rewarding, challenging and enriching experience. - Kanika Garg
“Nostalgia” is the word when I think of my alma-mater Manav Rachna. I owe my debt of gratitude to my Manav Rachna. My ever-inspiring faculty members from FMS-MRIU, helped me imbibe the ethics and values of the corporate world and develop into a well-groomed professional. The world-class curriculum and stress-free learning environment with focus on 360 degree development of students nurtured me into what I am today.”– Puneet Gupta
If you give all your dedicated efforts towards a particular goal then no one is going to stop you. - Ravi Chauhan
Here’s your chance to take that giant leap in securing your career. For more details, visit Manav Rachna online or call 0129-4259000.
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