School of Business, IIT Guwahati: Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati (IITG) on Friday announced that it will start an MBA programme next year. Admissions to the programme will begin in January, 2022, and the first batch is likely to begin in July, the institute said.
IIT Guwahati School of Business will offer the MBA programme and Common Admission Test (CAT) 2021 qualified candidates can apply for admission.
The School of Business at IIT Guwahati offer the following three programmes:
- Master of Business Administration (MBA)
- Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)
- Minor Programme in Management for B.Tech. and B.Des. students
Prof. T. G. Sitharam, @DirectorIITG launched the website of the School of Business @IITGuwahati today. Padmashri Dr. Prahlada Rama Rao and Prof. Varadraj B. Bapat, Members of BOG, IITG were also present virtually on the occasion along with others.
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— IIT Guwahati (@IITGuwahati) December 23, 2021
“The admission to the MBA programme will be in line with the admission process adopted by other IITs offering MBA programmes, with the requirement of opening this programme to prospective applicants who have qualified the Common Admission Test (CAT) 2021,” the institute said.
Professor TG Sitharam, Director, IIT Guwahati said that the establishment of the School of Business at IIT Guwahati was motivated by the idea of promoting and contributing to the subjects of management and entrepreneurship, amongst other emerging subjects
The Head of the School, Professor Laishram Boeing Singh said that the primary goal of the school is to “impart business and management knowledge in conjunction with the right skills, to empower individuals striving towards achieving tangible entrepreneurial goals and utilize the diverse ecosystem existing at IIT Guwahati.”