On March 8, Greater Noida based Shiv Nadar University, India’s leading research-driven multidisciplinary private university, announced commencement of admissions for its MBA programme. The university continues to offer its highly sought after iGlobal MBA programme, the acclaimed undergraduate BMS programme and a PhD programme in Management. The programmes will be offered under the aegis of the School of Management and Entrepreneurship (SoME), in the academic session commencing July, 2018. An exciting addition to this new academic year is a world class Executive MBA degree as well a 1 year “Advanced Management Programme” for working executives, both offered on a part-time basis.
The School of Management and Entrepreneurship (SME) aims to usher in a paradigm shift in business education in India through the latest classroom technology and infrastructure, a start-up incubation centre as well as technology prototyping labs. It has partnered with two of the most prestigious universities in the world, Duke University and Peking University, to offer its students opportunities for semesters abroad. With its focus on developing Entrepreneurial Leadership, SME has partnered with Babson College, the global #1 ranked institution for the study of Entrepreneurship.
In addition to a focus on global career readiness and cross-cultural management skills, the SME programmes at both the MBA and undergraduate level are distinct because of their focus on the Digital Economy and on providing opportunities for multiple high demand specialisations such as Financial Engineering – Quantitative Finance; E-commerce and Digital Marketing; Data Science and Predictive Analytics; Sustainability & Environmental leadership to name a few.
The graduating students of Shiv Nadar University have been welcomed in several well-renowned universities around the world for higher studies and placed by prominent Indian and multinational companies including Axis Bank, Political Quotient, Provana, Edelweiss, Integreon/Grail Reseacth, Amul India and S&P Global, among others.
Comments Dr. Shubhro Sen, director, School of Management and Entrepreneurship, “We offer a highly competitive programme designed to deliver true excellence. Benchmarked against the best programmes run in the world, Shiv Nadar University has curated a set of undergraduate and postgraduate offerings that gives each student personalised attention and a chance to learn from the most respected minds in the field of Management. Our Management programmes are inclusive and aligned to today’s dynamic business requirements. We have had excellent results so far and our students have all been selected by the best global organisations and universities.”
For more details on admissions, visit http://snu.edu.in/.
The selection and admission criteria are as follows:
- The candidate must hold a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, with at least 50 percent marks or equivalent CGPA from any of the recognised universities, deemed universities, institutes of national importance or from a professional body including ICAI, ICSI, ICWAI, etc.
- Admissions to the MBA programme will be based on a comprehensive evaluation of multiple factors that include past academic performance and achievements, relevant work experience, written and verbal communication skills, noteworthy skills and initiatives taken and the score in standardised tests such as CAT/GMAT/XAT/NMAT OR the Shiv Nadar University Management Admission Test (SMAT).
- Applicants will also be required to write the Business Aptitude Test (BAT), and appear for a personal interview.
Interested candidates who are awaiting the results of their final year examinations can apply