NIIT University (NU) has announced the first batch of the 4-year integrated MBA and 3-year BBA programme. The programme will allow the students to save one year by enabling them to complete both 3-year BBA and MBA in 4 years. The first batch will commence from July 13, 2018. The highlights of the programme include unique mentorship and six-month immersive industry practice.
The programme is aimed to offer specialization in areas like - Marketing & Marketing Analytics; Entrepreneurship; Finance, Banking & Fintech; Business Analytics; Communication & Media Studies; and Digital & Social Media Marketing. The programme has industry linked curriculum which can be customised up to 31 percent by students through specialisations, electives and projects. During the course, students will be mentored by industry experts from the corporate world through Unique Mentorship Programme.
The programme will also allow the students to transfer the classroom learnings to the industrial workplace for 6 months through Industry Practice in the final semester of the programme.
Speaking at the event, Prof V S Rao, President, NIIT University said, “We have been working with industry leaders like WNS, ICICI, Federal Bank, to offer industry-aligned management programs to our students. So far, more than 750 graduates from NU have been placed in leading organisations with a package higher than Rs 15 lakh per annum. To this end, we are happy to introduce our 4-year integrated MBA and 3-year BBA programmes to help our students lead new-age management roles in the digital economy.”
NU offers management programmes at Undergraduate, PG Diploma, Masters and Doctoral (PhD) levels, with specialisations in Marketing & Marketing Analytics, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Banking & Fintech, Business Analytics amongst others.
Established in 2009, NIIT University (NU) is a not-for-profit University. Approved by UGC, the university also offers B.Tech (Computer Science & Engineering, Electronics & Communication, Biotechnology), BBA (Marketing & Marketing Analytics, Family Business & Entrepreneurship, Finance, Banking & Fintech, Business Analytics, Communication & Media Studies and Digital & Social Media Marketing), 4-year Integrated M.Sc (Computer Science), 4-year Integrated MBA, and 5-year Integrated M.Tech and M. Tech (Educational Technology and Geographic Information Systems).
NIIT University also offers a 5-year dual degree B.Tech & M.S program (In collaboration with University of Missouri, Kansas City) wherein students undertake academic work at NU for 3.5 years and then continue at UMKC for 1.5 years. In addition, NIIT University also offers MBA, Ph.D programs and several Industry-Sponsored Programs.