Management is the latest buzzword when it comes to building a lucrative career. Career Counsellor Ritesh Jain explains why management has emerged as an ideal career choice for the students and what opportunities await them in this domain.
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Over the years, management has emerged as the most preferred career choice among the young students. Before you decide to pursue MBA or management as a career choice, it is important to understand why you want to pursue Management as a career option and what are the different career options available to you in this domain?
The key fields or sub-domains within the field of Management include Finance, Marketing and International Business. In addition to this, there are several fields in which you can carve out your career.
B-schools for MBA& How to join them
Today, with the rising demand for quality MBA courses, the B-schools which offer these management programmes have also multiplied. When it comes to Management, the first thing that comes to one’s mind are the IIMs which include premier B-schools like IIM Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Calcutta, Lucknow, Indore, Kozhikode, Shilong& other new IIMs.To join MBA programmes offered by the IIMs, one has to take up CAT MBA entrance exam i.e. Common Admission Test.
To join other premier B-schools, one has to take up institute specific exams, for instance, to join XLRI Jamshedpur, MBA Aspirants have to take up XAT. Similarly, to join Symbiosis B-schools, one has to take up SNAP Test or the Symbiosis National Aptitude Test.
Common Syllabus for MBA Entrance Exams
One of the biggest advantages that MBA aspirants have is that majority of the popular MBA entrance exams are designed on the same / similar syllabus. This gives them the advantage of preparing for multiple exams at the same time. All major important MBA entrance exams have three key components which include
Career in MBA – Expected SalaryNow, what kind of salaries can one expect after completing their management degree from these B Schools? The top 20 B-Schools help you get jobs that pay you in the range of Rs50 Lakh per annum to Rs1.8 Crore per annum. If you are going for the next league of B-schools i.e. not exactly in the top 20, you can expect jobs that offer salary in the range of Rs10 Lakh to 20 Lakh. On the otherhand, if you are not going for an average B-school or MBA college then also you can expect thestarting range of your salary between Rs5 Lakh to Rs10 Lakh. Such handsome salary packages and fast-paced career growthmakes management one of the best new age career options for the students.
About the Expert:
Mr.Ritesh Jain is the Principal Career Counsellor and Director of T.I.M.E. Ghaziabad. For the last 10 years, he has been helping students prepare for various exams including the CAT. In addition, he also helps students make the right career decisions keeping in view their strengths and aptitude. Let’s find out how!