Pondicherry University has invited applications from various candidates to apply for its MBA Programme for the academic session 2016 – 17. All the interested and eligible candidates can apply through proper channel latest by 30 April, 2016.
The Pondicherry University, since its inception in 1985, continues to be a leading University situated in the southern part of the country and focused on both quality teaching and innovative research of high standards in a wide range of disciplines.
Courses Offered in Pondicherry University under MBA Programme
Following courses are offered in Pondicherry University under MBA Programme;
- MBA (Banking Technology)
- MBA (Business Administration)
- MBA (Insurance Management)
- MBA (International Business)
- MBA (Tourism)
Eligibility Criteria for Admission
For MBA (Banking Technology): Bachelor’s degree in Engineering (Computer Science & Engineering / Information Technology) or Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science / Information Technology or Bachelor’s of Computer Applications or Bachelor’s Engineering degree in ECE, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Electronics and Instrumentation, Instrumentation and Control Engineering or B.Com. (Computer Applications) or any other Bachelor’s degree with PGDCA (only from recognized universities) with a minimum of 55% marks in all degrees / diploma.
MBA (Business Administration), MBA (Insurance Management), MBA (International Business) and MBA (Tourism) Programmes: Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50 % of marks.
Selection Procedure at Pondicherry University
Successfully registered candidate is required to undertake an entrance exam comprising of Multiple Choice Questions. Entrance exam will be conducted on 28th May 2016 at various specified centres in India.
Admission of self-supporting foreign students who desire to study in the University may apply online to the University for admission in the prescribed form for various courses.
The foreign students are required to appear for the written test and/or viva-voce in case they are already here in India at the time of the written examination. However, if they are abroad at the time of applying for admission they will be exempted from written test and viva-voce examination, if any.
How to apply for Pondicherry University’s MBA Programme
Eligible candidate can registered themself on the official website of the Pondicherry University within specified time and need to pay Rs.250 through proper channel as a fee of registration.
Application Form Fees:
For all courses Rs.250/- (Rs. 125/- for SC / ST), exempted for differently abled candidates - supported with relevant certificates).
Rs. 1,000/- for NRI and Overseas candidates.
Payment of Application fee can be made either through online mode (Credit card / Debit card / Net Banking) or offline mode (Bank Challan).
Admission Calendar for Pondicherry University’s MBA Programme
Pondicherry University has announced the important dates for admission in its’ MBA Programme. Some important dates are as follow;
Last date for Registration
30th April 2016
28th May 2016
Seats Allocation in Pondicherry University’s MBA Programme
Following seats are available in Pondicherry University’s MBA Programmes;
- MBA (Banking Technology) – 72 seats
- MBA (Business Administration) – 138 seats
- MBA (Insurance Management) – 40 seats
- MBA (International Business) – 75 seats
- MBA (Tourism) – 72 seats
Course Fees in Pondicherry University’s MBA Programmes
Selected candidates have to pay a total amount of Rs.74,350/- in 4 installments during all four semester.
Entrance Examination Pattern
The Entrance Test for MBA programs of all the Departments under School of Management will be a Common Admission Test. This Entrance Test will be an online objective type of maximum 100 marks. Objective type questions will be asked from the following Sections:
- Section A – English Comprehension - 20 Marks
- Section B – Quantitative Aptitude - 20 Marks
- Section C – Test of Reasoning - 20 Marks
- Section D – Data Interpretation - 20 Marks
- Section E - General Awareness - 20 Marks.
Test Centres for Pondicherry University’s MBA Programme
Entrance test will be conducted at the following centres in the India:
Ahmedabad, Allahabad, Bangalore, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chennai, Coimbatore, Cuttack, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Itanagar, Karaikal, Kochi, Kozhikode, Kolkata, Lucknow, Madurai, Mahe, Mumbai, New Delhi, Patna, Port Blair (Andamans), Puducherry, Ranchi, Srinagar (J&k), Thiruvananthapuram, Tiruchirappalli, Vijayawada, Villupuram and Visakhapatnam.
Candidate has an option to choose the exam centre according to his convenience.
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