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Department of Commerce and Management Studies


The Department of Management Studies was started in the year of 2007. In an effort to cater to the present day requirement for trained managerial talent, since its inception the department has been offering Master of Business Administration (MBA) with diversified specializations such as Human Resources, Marketing, Finance, Systems and Operations. The uniqueness of this MBA (Dual Specialization) programme is that the students are allowed to specialize in two areas of their choice concurrently.

The faculty members of the department have rich experience both in industry and academics. Some of the faculty members have worked abroad in countries such as United States of America, Singapore, Australia and Seychelles. The department regularly organizes Workshops, Faculty Development Programmes, Seminars and Conferences to enlighten the academic community. The faculty members of the management department are also actively involved in research. Two of the faculty members have doctorates and rest of the faculty members is pursuing their PhD in Management. Their specialization and field of work encompass areas such as Human Resources, Marketing, Finance, System and Operation Management. Outcome Based Education has been implemented in the academic year 2015-16. Faculty Office is situated at Periyar Knowledge Centre and has spacious classrooms equipped with AV services, wireless internet connections and facilities for e-learning.

Courses offered

BBA is a three years full time course that allows students to pursue a carrier in Business Administration and also enables them to appear for competitive examinations.

MBA (Dual Specialization) is a two years full time course that allows students to specialize in two major areas of management. Students can choose any two specializations out of the following based on their interest and career goals:

  • Human Resources
  • Marketing
  • Finance
  • Systems
  • Operations

M.Phil (Management) is a one year full time course designed for students who are interested in research.

Ph.D. full time as well as part time.