• The ICFAI University,  Tripura

MBA in Rural Management

MBA in Rural Management

The University is offering MBA (Rural Management) program for imparting focused knowledge, skills and broad understanding to students in all the core areas of Management subjects like Marketing, Finance, Operations, HR, Quantitative Techniques, Economics and Rural Management. The program is being structured in such a way that students will be exposed in the areas of Rural Development, Food & Agri-Business Management where a number of job opportunities are available.

Duration
2 years

Eligibility
Graduation in any discipline with 45% and above aggregate marks (40% for ST, SC, OBC). Final year students awaiting results can also apply. Candidates fulfilling the above mentioned eligibility need to appear for the ‘ICFAI University Tripura Admission Test’ followed by a ‘Personal Interview’ for their final selection. Candidates having valid scores of CAT/XAT/ MAT/CMAT are exempted from appearing in the ‘ICFAI University Tripura Admission Test’. Preference will be given to students having qualification from agriculture and allied subjects.

Program Structure
The program structure consists of 32 courses covered in 4 semesters spread over two years. The students are also required to do summer internship after completion of first year.

Electives I to IV subjects
Rural Credit & Finance; Agro & Cooperative Management; Micro Finance & Agriculture; Agricultural Finance & Project Management; Management of Agricultural Input and Agriculture Out Put Marketing; Sales & Distribution Management; Retail Management; Digital Inclusion in Rural Economy.

Electives V to VIII subjects
Social Marketing; Entrepreneurship; Agriculture Production System; Rural Banking and Micro Finance; Credit Management; Leadership Skills & Change Management; Commodity Marketing.

PROGRAM STRUCTURE
Semester-I Semester-II
Year-I Marketing Management I Marketing Management II
Quantitative Methods Financial Management II
Financial Management I Operations Management
Organizational Behavior Human Resource Management
Managerial Economics Macroeconomics & Business Environment
Information Systems for Managers Business Research Methods
Accounting for Managers Legal Environment of Business
Business Communication Soft Skills Lab I
Summer Internship Program
Semester-III Semester-IV
Year-II Agri Supply Chain & Ware Housing Management Agricultural Marketing System in India
Introduction to Agribusiness Management Infrastructure for Rural & Social Sector & e–Governance.
Entrepreneurship Management Thesis II
Management Thesis I Elective-V
Elective I Elective VI
Elective II Elective VII
Elective III Elective VIII
Elective IV