MANAV RACHNA INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF RESEARCH AND STUDIES
(Formerly MANAV RACHNA INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY )
About Business Studies Program
Mr. Sushil Pasricha
Associate Professor, Head of Department
Qualifications: MBA (FMS, Delhi), B.E. (Mech. Engg.) from DCE(University of Delhi)
Experience: 36 years
Areas of Interest: Strategic Management and Marketing
Department of Business Studies is one of the two departments under the Faculty of Commerce and Business Studies. The department has strong academics and full of co-curricular and extra-curricular activities. There is great thrust on the application of theory and best practices prevailing in the business world. The curriculum is kept regularly updated to keep its relevance to industry. There is strong focus on student participation, case studies, personal grooming and development, guest lectures by industry experts and alumni, management games and industrial visits which enable the students in understanding the industry and its working. The faculty members come from varied backgrounds, having strong academic and industrial experience which considerably enriches the department.
Enrichment Lecture Series Programme (ELSP) is another initiative of the department that exposes the students through a series of lectures by different experts, based on current issues and areas of inter-disciplinary interest so as to widen their horizon and vista of thinking. This strengthens their critical thinking and improves general awareness which help them in their career progression.
Latest software packages are used in the labs to provide the students real-life exposure. In order to provide hands-on experience and research orientation. A Bloomberg terminal has been installed in the department to facilitate student and faculty research. Professional modules have been integrated into the curriculum to make the students understand the real world of business and enhance their employability. Stock market training programmes are conducted by the BSE Institute in the department under which the students get a unique opportunity to understand real stock market operations. All students are given an opportunity to study a contemporary course on Entrepreneurship Development so as to enable them to develop their own start-up enterprises. Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) are being launched now to help the students learn a few courses at their own pace and convenience.
- Bachelor of Business Administration (General) (3 Year)
- Bachelor of Business Administration (Banking & Financial Markets) (3 Year)
- Bachelor of Business Administration (Global) International Business (3 Year)
The detailed semester-wise course structures, designed on CBCS pattern along with study schemes for the programmes are available on MRIIRS website.
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) is the general course in business administration. It is accepted & recognized worldwide because of its general as well as specific orientation. MRIIRS gets an overwhelming response to the programme from the students who plan to excel in the corporate world in the areas of Human Resource Management, Marketing, Financial Management, Entrepreneurship and Computer-based solutions. In the past, many students have gone to pursue higher education in management domain and are excelling in their professional fields. The course is rigorously designed to provide evolving practices and knowledge in the field of Business Administration. The students of BBA course are given immense opportunity to grow horizontally in the upcoming contemporary field.
The course structure of BBA (Banking and Financial Markets) programme focuses more on practical banking related areas which are delivered by ICICI Direct in each semester. The course is designed so as to impart specific skills to acquire competence in the financial world. Additional courses include:
- Fundamentals of Financial Planning
- Equity and Derivatives Markets
- Fundamentals and Technical Analysis
- Investment Products and Management
- Private Banking
- Project-Report & Presentation
The Course also includes appropriate usage of virtual Stock Trading Platform and MS Excel for practical exposure. Joint Certification is awarded on successful completion of Post Training Assessment or Certificate of Participation on completion of course with attendance of 90%.
The programme of BBA (Global) International Business is being offered in collaboration with Auckland Institute of Studies (AIS), Auckland, New Zealand (a unique tertiary institution providing NZQA Accredited programmes) as an academic knowledge partner with in-built 4-week internship programme at AIS New Zealand.
Reputed companies and MNCs regularly visit the campus to interview the students. The graduates are chosen by MNCs and business houses in the areas of Manufacturing, Export/Import, Operations Management, Human Resource Management, Financial Management, Marketing and other allied fields.
All the programmes are comprehensive and are complemented with extensive classroom teaching & practical assignments based on industry requirements. The graduates are prepared to work as managers in multinational companies and reputed Indian companies such as Management Trainee, Marketing Executive, Human Resource Executive, Business Development Executive, Technical or Non-Technical Support staff at KPO/BPOs, General Administration, Sales Executive, Client Services, Executive Associates, Telesales etc. across industries including Financial Services and Insurance Sector, Supply Chain Management, Customer Relationship Management, Operations Management, Marketing etc.