1.M.B.A (IT) Program objective :
The knowledge and skills required to plan, design and build complex application software systems are highly valued in all industry sectors including business, health, education and the services. The basic objective of the Masters’ Degree in Computer Management M.B.A (IT) is to provide to the country a steady stream of competent young men and women with the necessary knowledge, skills and foundations for acquiring a wide range of rewarding careers into the rapidly expanding world of Information Technology.
In today’s Global Economic scenario highly skilled versatile professionals with all round approach for problem solving is need of the hour. M.B.A (IT)program of Pune University wishes to create such professionals.
2. The Job Opportunities are :
a. Many graduates begin their careers as junior programmers and, after some experience, are promoted to senior programmers, systems analysts, programmer/analysts, software testers posts. Others seek entrepreneurial roles in the computer world as independent business owners, software authors, consultants, or suppliers of systems and equipment. Career opportunities exist in such areas as management, software and hardware sales, technical writing, training others on computers, consulting, software development and technical support.
b. Application areas include transaction processing (such as order processing, airline, railway reservations, banking systems), accounting functions, sales analysis, games, forecasting, simulation, database management, decision support data communications, and e-commerce.
3. Program Structure :
The first two semesters of the programme is a mix of computer-related and general business courses. The computer-related courses use computers to introduce standard techniques of programming; the use of software packages systems analysis and design. The general business courses include the functional areas of management like the study of marketing management, financial management, operations management and general management. The course would emphasize the study and creation of business applications, rather than mere programming. Considering the current environment, fundamental concepts related to web-based applications are introduced. Inclusion of Mobile Technologies, Web technologies gives new platforms to students to work on.
In semesters III and IV, students are exposed to system development in the information processing environment, with special emphasis on Management Information Systems and Computer Resource Management. Specializations are included in IIIrd Semester which includes :
- Network Technology
- Software Testing
- Software Development.
Inclusion of specialization papers will improve thorough knowledge of students in that subject. It will also focus on particular technology in which student is more interested.
In addition to above institute provide additional input to select Latest technology and prepare students in that Technology with the help of Departmental Subject. In addition Global Industry
approved certifications could be offered as supplementary skill upgrade . Soft skills techniques are covered in every semester, which will lead to overall personality development of the student and that will help them in their placement activities and to sustain in the organization successfully. Colleges are encouraged to teach minimum one foreign language in addition to English to enhance employability of students.
The M.B.A (IT) program will be full-time two years Masters Degree in Computer Management.
5. The new curriculum would focus on imparting skills, necessary for developing a career in the field of business applications of computer, in emerging global scenario which emphasizes e-business in all sectors of the economy.
6. The institute organizes placement program for the M.B.A (IT) students, by interacting with
the industries and software consultancy houses in and around the region .
7. Intake: In each class, not more than 60 students will be admitted.
8. ELIGIBILITY FOR ADMISSION
Eligible Graduates Qualifying in MBA CET conducted by DTE, CAT, CMAT, ATMA New Delhi etc.
9 NUMBER OF LECTURES AND PRACTICALS :
Lectures and practicals will be conducted as per the scheme of lectures and practicals Prescribed by Univesity of Pune.
10 PRACTICAL TRAINING AND PROJECT WORK:
Towards the end of the second year of study, a student will be examined in the course “Project Work”.
a. Project Work may be done individually or in groups in case of bigger projects. However if project is done in groups, each student must be given a responsibility for a distinct module and care should be taken to monitor the progress of individual student.
b. Student should take guidance from an internal guide and prepare a Project report on “Project Work” in 2 copies to be submitted to the Director of the Institute by 31st March. Wherever possible, a separate file containing sourcecode listings should also be submitted.
c. The Project Work should be of such a nature that it could prove useful or be relevant from the commercial / management angle. d. The project report will be duly assessed by the Internal guide of the subject and marks will be communicated by the Director to the University after receiving the Seat numbers from the University along with marks of the internal credit for theory and practical to be communicated for all other courses. e. The project report should be prepared in a format prescribed by the University which also specifies the contents and the method of presentation.