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Department of Management Sciences

Mission

We aspire to transform the valuable newcomers into effective and responsible managers, entrepreneurs and socially responsible members of the society by providing knowledge, conceptual clarity, and critical thinking vis-à-vis advanced management practices, research and teaching methodologies for professional initiatives. 

Introduction

The Department of Management Sciences offers BBA, MBA, MS/MPhil and PhD degree programs in the field of Management Sciences. The graduates of this department are highly employable and are hired by top companies. The Department of Management Sciences is also trying to create linkages with many blue-chip companies, as well as smaller organizations to facilitate its graduates and the business world.

The Bachelor program (BBA) has a particular emphasis on technical, quantitative and leadership skills in addition to management science, and provides an effective balance of theory and practical application. The curriculum is designed to enable students to work effectively in a business environment that has become increasingly more complex. The Students are able to use on-the-job skills they learn in the classroom. The 3.5 and 1.5-years full-time MBA Programs are designed to promote overall administrative capabilities, which include managerial qualities like mental toughness, deep insight, creativity and a broad perspective that is commonly required for managers in various industries. Such capabilities can help managers find core problems in daily business activities, analyze situations, propose creative and systematic courses of action, and develop and implement strategies for future growth.

MS/MPhil and PhD programs have a comprehensive syllabus covering multiple dimensions of business and management. Through these programs the students obtain a sound understanding of business, management and organizational principles. They also intend to hone the analytic and problem solving skills of the students. The solid business and management principles and practices provide a competitive edge to our students in the market, and allow them to add a new dimension to their career choices.

Opportunities

The BBA program prepares students for executive careers in businesses and other organizations. The BBA degree is usually referred to as the golden passport, since it gives its holder an edge in the job market by opening many doors of opportunity. The degree helps the graduates to tap potential for high earnings, increased responsibility and greater personal development. Since the present decade has been labeled as the era of business, business administration and business graduates, the scope for the MBA graduates has become unparalleled. Apart from attractive pay packages and placements offered at university itself, it opens doors to various sectoral opportunities. The corporate world has seen many MBA professionals occupying top slots in the corporate ladder. The MBA Program offers lucrative career options to both experienced professionals as well as fresh graduates. Their employment avenues are: banks, budget planning organizations, business consultancies, educational institutes, foreign trade, industrial houses, inventory control, investment banking, marketing, merchant banking, public accounting firms, working capital management institutions, policy planning organizations, public accounting firms, treasury and forex departments.

Programs Offered

  • Bachelor of Business Administration BBA
  • Master of Business Administration (3.5 & 1.5 Years)
  • MS/MPhil in Business Administration
  • PhD in Business Administration

Chairperson`s Message

I welcome all of you in the Department of Management Sciences at the University of Gujrat. It is more than a decade that we have been engaged enthusiastically in enhancing quality education and research in our department. This persistent exertion has inculcated in our students a sense of understanding of healthy competition, a vision to work for quality, an expertise in skill based knowledge to perform with success, a desire to achieve goals and objectives and a poise to deal with uncertainty and make intelligent decision. Such traits, I am sure, will help our students to play a vital role in this practical world.

Our main objective is to prepare a dynamic, capable, intellectual and motivated work force capable of playing a key role in the development of society nationally and internationally. To accomplish this mission, the department has a committed team of doctoral degree holders who constantly maintain a liaison with different organizations and develop collaboration with prestigious universities around the globe.

The University of Gujrat has been putting greater focus on research in order to meet the needs of the society, and the department of Management Sciences has strategically aligned its goals with the university for meeting the research requirements. The department has increased its focus on industry-academia linkages and encourages the entrepreneurial grooming through trainings and seminars and workshops.