This course was introduced by the University of Mumbai in the year 1999. With the growing demand for professionally qualified management executives, the course has been especially designed to create middle cadre management personnel.
It is a three-year degree course, with six semesters, managed by a full-time and visiting faculty drawn from the Industrial and Service sectors. The College is committed to providing in-depth training using the latest equipment in computers, practical experience, industrial visits and summer placements, wherever possible.
To be eligible for admission to the Degree Course in Management Studies, a candidate shall have passed the H.S.C. Examination of the Maharashtra Board of Higher Secondary Education or its equivalent, with Mathematics as one of the subjects, and secured not less than 45% marks on the aggregate (40% for backward), at the first attempt plus cleared the CET conducted by the University of Mumbai.
1. The Course shall be a full-time course. The duration of the course shall be of six semesters spread over three years.
2. Number of students: A batch shall consist of not more than 60 students.
3. The course shall consist of 40 modules comprising 38 theory papers and 2 projects.
i) The examination shall be conducted at the end of each Semester.
ii) A theory paper shall carry 100 marks. The evaluation of the performance of the students in theory papers shall be on the basis of both internal assessment (40%) and semester examination (60%). Internal evaluation shall be on the basis of class assignment, group discussions, seminar attendance etc. The Semester end examination shall be held at the end of each Semester and shall be of 2hours’ duration.
iii) The responsibility of evaluation during the first 4 Semesters shall rest with the College/ Institution wherein the students are admitted for the course. The College/Institution shall carry out the internal evaluation for theory papers in Semesters V & VI while the University shall conduct the Semester-end examination for these two Semesters. The Internal evaluation marks of students appearing for Semester V and VI shall be sent to the University by the respective College/Institution before the commencement of the respective semester-end examination.
iv) The evaluation of Projects I & II shall be carried out by the examiners appointed by the University inclusive of viva-voce examination. The project reports shall be assessed for 60% of the total marks while the viva-voce examination shall carry 40% of the marks.
i) A candidate shall have to obtain a minimum of 50% marks in each theory paper and project to clear a particular semester.
ii) A candidate shall be placed in the First Class with Distinction if s/he secures a minimum of 50% marks in each of the theory papers and projects in Semesters V & VI, considered separately, and at least 60% marks on the aggregate.
iii) A candidate shall be placed in the First Class if he/she secures a minimum of 50% marks in each of the theory papers and projects in Semesters V & VI, considered separately, and at least 60% marks on the aggregate.
iv) A candidate shall be place in the Second Class if s/he secures a minimum of 50% marks in each of the theory papers and projects in Semesters V & VI, considered separately, and at least 50% marks on the aggregate.
v) A candidate shall have to secure at least 50% marks in each of the theory papers and projects to pass the examination.
vi) A candidate who fails in any particular theory papers shall be allowed to reappear for those particular theory papers. However, his/her internal evaluation marks shall be carried over, but s/he shall not be entitled to any class on passing.
vii) A candidate who fails in more than two theory papers at the Semester-end examination shall not be allowed to keep terms for the next Semester.