About the Department
The Master of Business Administration (MBA) programme was started in the year June 2009.The mission of the MBA Programme is “to provide excellent quality Management education coupled with activities to further enhance social and intellectual growth”. It is a two-year full time course spread over six trimesters. The programme is duly approved by AICTE and affiliated to Anna University – Chennai.
The programme grooms the conceptual and analytical skills of the students that help them to adapt to the ever-changing environment of the corporate world. The academic records of the students prove the worthiness of the programme. The programme aims at bringing together the students from diverse geographical and educational backgrounds like science, arts, commerce, engineering etc. and grooms their conceptual and analytical skills so as to streamline their talents to adapt to the ever demanding requirements of the modern business world.
The department has its own computer laboratory. The computer laboratory is equipped with the latest hardware and software to train the students in business applications and to improve their communication skills. Students get an opportunity to develop their own software to meet the global needs and international standards.
As an integral part of the curriculum, every student takes up work on a project in an organisation with a view to facilitate complimentary learning and greater understanding of real life organisational situations. The duration of the training ranges from 6-8 weeks. The project guides from among the faculty and provide necessary guidance to the students. The projects are evaluated at the end of the sixth trimester by a panel of external and internal examiners on the basis of a report, a presentation and a viva-voce.
To foster a closer relationship with the industry and to enable the students to keep abreast of the current practices of management, the department arranges a series of guest lectures and seminars, given by Managers and Eminent Members of the Industry. The experience and knowledge that they share with the students provide a perfect supplement to the conventional academic education that the university provides.
The Department organizes industrial tours which enable students to understand the realities of the shop floor. Besides visiting industrial establishments in the Erode city the students visited the brook field, Gangotri Textiles. The students participate in a variety of co-curricular activities including paper presentations, group discussions, management games and business quizzes.