Set up in 2004 as an exclusive women university, Mody University in Laxmangarh, Rajasthan, near Jaipur, has many achievements to its credit. Lead by IIT Bombay alumnus and former S P Jain Institute senior faculty, Dr Suresh Advani, President, Mody University is working towards creating a niche in MBA education. Former Dean of IIM Shillong Dr D K Agrawal is the Dean of COBMEC at Mody University.
Mody University has achieved many distinctions including being ranked as No.1 Women’s University in India by THE WEEK-2014, and being named among top 33 universities of Hall of Fame by INDIA TODAY- 2015. When MBAUniverse.com asked Dr Advani how being an exclusive Women University help students, he said, “Participants driven group learning and involvement in the real-life projects facilitate community cooperation among women participants that in turn, contribute in their social empowerment by nurturing their educational outcomes, professional skills required to meet their career development in the business and self-perception endeavors imbibing Indian ethos and values.”
College of Business Management, Economics and Commerce (COBMEC) at Mody University offers two MBA programs exclusively to Women candidates and has been attracting leading companies like Amazon, Mahindra & Mahindra, AXIS Bank, Infosys for annual placements. Former Dean of IIM Shillong Dr D K Agrawal is the Dean of COBMEC at Mody University. There are many new academic and industry engagement initiatives planned at COBMEC. Aligning with the mission and vision of Mody University, the fee structure of MBA program is deliberately kept at the lower side in comparison to the institutions of similar stature and facilities. To achieve its social objectives, a very lucrative and liberal fee waiver up to 100% to the meritorious MBA aspirants. Admissions to their MBA programs are now open. More details follow.
MBA Program at COBMEC at Mody University
College of Business Management, Economics and Commerce (COBMEC) at Mody University offers two MBA programs: MBA with Dual Specialization and MBA in Family Business & Entrepreneurship.
Talking about the USPs of COBMEC MBA program, Dr DK Agarwal, Dean of the School says, “Our MBA is designed in such a way that budding managers gain exposure to contemporary concepts, practical issues and challenges faced by the corporate and business world. To equip them professionally a set of pedagogical tools are used including Case Studies, Role Plays, Seminars, Live Projects, In-depth Situational Analysis, Business Simulations & Analytics, Personality Development Exercises and Internships.”
Key unique features of MBA program at Mody University COBMEC are:
The MBA program at Mody University focuses on to assimilate best practices of business education from India and abroad, faculty is committed to provide academic rigor which is conducive for the overall development of budding women managers
MBA program is designed in such a way that budding managers gain exposure to contemporary concepts, practical issues and challenges faced by enterprises especially more suitable to women professionals in areas such as consulting, research, financial / insurance services, E-commerce companies etc.
University aims to nurture excellence among participants and transform them into women business leaders, COBMEC organizes professional skills development programs. Cross-functional Integration Oriented Curriculum comprehends Knowledge-Skills-Attitude matrix, being autonomous institution of higher learning we inculcate Innovation Oriented Pedagogy by assimilation of best practices from business education which encourage positive and lateral thinking
Placement Highlights 2016 at COBMEC at Mody University
In 2016, COBMEC graduates have received good placement offers from leading companies like Aditya Birla Retail Limited; Bajaj Finance Limited; Vodafone India Limited; Axis Bank Limited; Mahindra and Mahindra; Infosys; Genpact; Adobe; Accenture; Capgemini; Amazon; Bosch and Ericsson.
The Average Salary for Placements 2016 was Rs. 3.8 Lacs per annum, and the Highest Salary was Rs. 6.8 Lacs per annum. Considering that the MBA Fee is less than Rs 5 lakhs, these placements are indeed attractive. At Mody University, you can build a good long term career in at low cost.
Admissions to MBA Program at COBMEC at Mody University
The admission process for 18th batch is now open. Interested aspirants can apply with valid CAT (2015, 2016), XAT, NMAT, CMAT, MAT and MMET scores. Final Selection will be based on Academic Performance, Entrance Test Score and Performance in Personal Interview. The last date for application is March 31, 2017. More details and application form is available on Mody University website.
Lets now learn more about President & Dean at Mody University
President Dr Suresh Advani, a pioneer in globalizing Indian Management Education
Dr Advani is currently the President of Mody University. He is widely respected as one of the pioneers in globalizing Indian Management Education. Having acquired a Bachelor’s Degree in Technology Degree from IIT, Bombay in 1972, and Management qualifications from Mumbai University in 1978, he has specialized in the areas of Operations Management and Project Management. He has also developed expertise in Turnaround Management. He has acquired his PhD from IIT Bombay on Globalisation of Higher Education in India.
After over 32 years in the corporate world, during which he successfully turned around five loss-making companies into profitable ventures, he decided to move to Academics so that students could benefit from his wide range of experience. He joined S P Jain Institute of Management & Research (SPJIMR) in 2004 as Professor in the Area of Operations Management & Project Management. He was also responsible for setting up the S P Jain Centre of Management Campuses in Dubai & Singapore and had subsequently headed the Singapore Campus. He also obtained for SPJCM, Accreditation from Govt. of New South Wales, Australia, for their BBA and Global Management Programs.
Prof. D. K. Agrawal, Dean, COBMEC at Mody University
Dr. DK Agrawal is a well known Professor of Marketing and Supply Chain Management. He has been a university topper of MBA specialized in Marketing, and a Ph.D. in the area of cross discipline integration of Marketing, Supply Chain Management, Strategy and Information Technology. He joined IIM Shillong in June 2008 as a founding faculty member. Since inception and throughout formative stage of the IIM Shillong, Prof. Agrawal has been a catalyst in almost every affairs of IIM Shillong including Academics, Administration as well as Strategic Focus of the Institute.
In summary, it will be fair to say that MBA at COBMEC at Mody University offers a good value preposition. It promises to transform students into Women Business Leaders. As more companies aspire to create gender diversity in their workforce, women candidates armed with a good MBA degree will be welcome addition to corporate India.
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