M. P. BIRLA INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT

ASSOCIATE BHARATIYA VIDYA BHAVAN

MBA Programme

The The MBA Programme has been divided into four semesters spread over two years. The academic programme begins with an Orientation Programme in the first semester beginning in August/ September each year. At the end of the first year, all students are required to do an internship with a company. They are then required to submit a dissertation in the fourth semester towards partial fulfillment of the MBA course before completing the fourth semester and embarking on their careers. The Orientation : On admission to MPBIM, a month long orientation programme takes the students through an exercise that focuses on introducing and acclimatizing them to the institute. This is also a confidence-building exercise where students interact with each other and the institute’s faculty. Some of the activities on the programme are designed to build up interpersonal relationships which is vital for group learning in the months to come. The programme consists of:

The Art of living
Goal setting exercises
Personality development exercises
Stress & time management skills
Mentoring and counselling activity
Outward-bound learning (GOAL) at Bhavan’s GOAL Centre at Garwale, Kodagu
Village Vocational Venture - KV3 at Kollegal.

Emphasis is laid on honing the Managerial Skills in the students during the Training which encompasses :

Attitudinal change
Interpersonal effectiveness
Self esteem
Ethical values
Team player
Human relations
Confidence building
Regular Corporate Exposure Exercises
Weekly Business Leadership Forum where students interact with business leaders
Industry Visits enabling theory/practice integration

Altogether, the Bhavan’s management education will ensure that students leave its portals not merely with a certificate but will be competent, capable and confident to face the corporate challenges of our times, and add significant value to the organisations they serve and to the community at large. With a intense focus on academic and para-academic activities, Bhavan’s management Institutes are widely acclaimed. Some of the reputed B-Schools of Bhavan offering various short / long-term management programmes are :

S P Jain Institute of Management and Research, Mumbai
MP Birla Institute of Management, Bangalore
Bhavan's Priyamvada Birla Institute of Management, Mysore
Bhavan's Usha and Lakshmi Mittal Institute of Management, New Delhi
Bhavan's Institute of Management Science, Kolkata
Bhavan's Centre for Communication & Management, Bhubaneshwar
Bhavan's Royal Institute of Management (Kochi, Kerala)
Bhavan's Savitriamma Akkihal Institute of Management, Dharwad