Greater NOIDA: Shiv Nadar University, India’s leading multidisciplinary and research-focused university, has launched MBAx – a full-time management Degree program designed especially for working professionals. Offered by the School of Management & Entrepreneurship at the University, MBAx is a two-year program and will be delivered in a modularly flexible mode, allowing working professionals to balance their careers along with their academic pursuit. The program commences in January 2021 and admissions to it are open.
MBAx is distinguished by its focus on market relevance, internationally acclaimed faculty, future ready curriculum, and a flexible delivery schedule that meets the needs of the on-the-go professionals, who want to boost their career without having to forego their current jobs.
Announcing the new program, Dr Bibek Banerjee, Senior Dean and University Head of Strategic Initiatives, and the Director of School of Management and Entrepreneurship at Shiv Nadar University said, “The ongoing pandemic has hit the Ctrl+Alt+Reset for our lives in general, and the business world in particular. A tectonic shift has ushered in new business realities, and with that, also changed the way learning needs to be delivered. MBAx is specifically designed to empower young, working professionals with the skills and the tools to successfully navigate the uncertain world ahead.”
The School of Management & Entrepreneurship at Shiv Nadar University enables this world-class program by its credentialed faculty drawn from top institutions around the world, and by offering an extensive industry exposure, research opportunities, a global immersion opportunity, and a lot more. The MBAx program covers new-age subjects and concepts including Design Thinking, Block Chain, AI-ML, Business Analytics, Financial Engineering and Digital Transformation Strategy.
The program is delivered through a blend of online and face-to-face sessions, site research, project- based activities, workshops with industry experts, business simulations, and case studies.
Eligibility criteria for admission into the MBAx program: work experience of at least two years and a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent with at least 50% marks or equivalent CGPA from any of the recognized/Deemed universities, institutions of national importance or from a recognised professional body including ICAI, ICSI, ICWAI, etc. Eligible candidates will also have to qualify in the Shiv Nadar University Management Aptitude Test as well as a personal interview for final selection. Alternatively, candidates can apply with their CAT/XAT/GMAT/CMAT scores.