- Mode: Full time
- Duration: 2 Years
- Offered by: University of Calcutta, Kolkata
M.Phil in Management is a two-year full-time course offered by the Indian Institute of Social Welfare and Business Management, Kolkata.
At present, a large number of Institutes in the State are offering a Post Graduate degree in Management. As per AICTE norms, the teacher-student ratio for such programmes is expected to be 7:60. In most institutes, there is a dearth of MBA teachers both in terms of numbers and in terms of desired qualifications. There is a pressing shortage of quality faculty in Management.
Hence there is an urgent need for a programme to develop and train MBA faculty. Besides, such a course will give an option to MBA students to continue with academics after completion of their course instead of joining the corporate sector by default.
This requirement of the Management schools will be addressed by the M.Phil Programme. The world of Management is of a fast-changing dynamic nature. Constant study and research in M. Phil. The programme will meet this requirement of pressing forward the frontiers of knowledge and dissemination of updated information in different areas of Management research. It will contribute to the growing body of knowledge in Management, particularly in the Indian context. The Programme has been designed to provide an interdisciplinary approach to research. Water-tight compartments between different disciplines will be broken down through this Programme. This will lead to the cross-fertilization of ideas which will enrich Management research and teaching. The Programme will provide government, industry and management institutes with individuals equipped with a high level of research capability and experience. Graduates of the M. Phil. program will have a thorough understanding of the principles of business theory and its applications in various fields, along with the ability to think systematically about and apply quantitative methods to, business problems. They will have acquired the knowledge and skills necessary to begin working independently on their PhD dissertations.
Admission Through written test and personal interview. Candidates who have cleared NET/SET or equivalent national level examination will be exempted from the written test will be called for an interview.
A candidate must have passed the Candidates with a Master’s degree in Management, Commerce or Social Welfare and any other related discipline from Calcutta University, with a minimum of 55% marks in aggregate (SC/ST with 50% marks) or with 60% marks in aggregate of other recognized University.