Christ College was established in 1969 and it undertook path breaking initiatives in Indian higher education though a holistic approach of innovative curriculum, insistence on academic discipline and adoption of global higher education practices. In 2008, the institution was deemed as a university in the name of Christ University. It was identified as an Institution with Potential for Excellence in 2006, and reaccredited by NAAC in 2016 with the top grade “A” in the 4 point scale.
Christ University has a multi disciplinary approach and offers Bachelor to Doctoral programs in humanities, social sciences, sciences, commerce, management, engineering, education & law to a host of 18,000 students from different states in India and around 60 countries abroad.
Institute of Management Christ University (IMCU) was established in 1994 with an approach for creating quality managers & entrepreneurs required to face the challenges of the business world. Christ University MBA offered by ICMU is a professional 2 year PG program with specialization in Marketing, Finance, General Management, Human Resources & Lean Operation & systems. At IMCU, every student undergoes a wide spectrum of experiences including Organization Structure Study, Outbound Training, Book Review Competition, Summer Internships, and Current Affairs & Weekly Presentations & Dissertations.
Christ University MBA Ranking has been consistently high & the University is ranked at No.16 in an India Today Nielsen ranking of Universities in India. Christ University Bangalore MBA if offered in the following 4 flavors.
- MBA ( Finance/ Human Resources/ Lean Operations & Systems/ Marketing)
This management training program is focused on holistic development of the candidate and trains on analytical, communication, computer usage, conceptual skills, General awareness & attitudes.
Duration: 2 years, 6 Trimesters
Location: This program is offered both in the Main & Kengeri Campus in all of the above specializations.
- MBA ( FHWS Germany) & MBA Finance/ Marketing/ Operations ( Christ University)
Under this dual degree program, students can obtain a Post Graduate Diploma in Management with either Marketing or Finance specialization from Christ University & MBA in International Business from University of Applied Sciences Wurzburg-Schweinfurt, Germany (FHWS) through credit transfer system.
Duration: 2 years, 6 trimesters of which 2 trimesters ( 6 months) will be in Germany. 40% of the course work will be taught by international faculty & master thesis will be completed under the guidance of faculty from Germany.
- MBA ( Christ University) + MS ( Virginia Commonwealth University), USA
This program offers 2 degrees in 2 years across 2 Universities. One degree offered is the Christ University MBA & MS Degree (Specializations; Finance, Global Marketing Management, Information Systems- STEM Program, Decision Analytics- STEM Program ) from VCU, USA through credit transfer facility.
Duration: 2 years. Term 1, 2, 3 are conducted as per Christ University syllabus with classes held on the main campus. In the second year, from June- July, classes are held as per VCU syllabus & taught by VCU professors at the main campus in Bangalore. From August- May in the second year, semester 1&2 as per VCU syllabus, calluses are held at the VCU campus in Richmond, VA USA.
- MBA ( Christ University) + MBA ( Western Michigan University)
This program again offers dual degrees, with MBA from Christ University & MBA from Western Michigan University USA through credit transfer facility.
Duration: 2 years. Students will spend the initial 12 months at Christ University main campus and complete the entire 1st year MBA curriculum including internship. They will then go to WMU campus for the next year. Students will also have the opportunity to do Optional Practical Training- 12 months (OPT) and also opt for Work While Study – 20 hrs/ week.
Eligibility criteria for all of the above programs:
Eligibility criteria for Christ College Bangalore MBA is 50% or above marks in undergraduate examinations & a composite score of over 600 or above in MAT entrance exams or 70 percentile or above in CMAT 2017/ CAT/ATMA/XAT and a composite score of 450 or above in GMAT/ equivalent GRE.
Christ University MBA admission
For Christ University MBA admission, candidates need to produce photocopies & originals of Class 10, 12 , degree/ semester marks cards, transfer & migration certificates from the last qualified Institution, Entrance test score card, work experience, work related documents. Applicants also need to furnish stamp size photographs alongwith valid id / address proof.
Christ University Fees
For Christ university mba fees, Karnataka candidates will need to pay INR 385000 as fees for the 1st year, students from other Indian states will need to pay INR 425000 & for the 2nd year for MBA ( CU) + MBA ( FHWS, Germany) all students need to pay INR 420,000 towards airfare, accommodation, insurance, visa charges, food & other living expenses. For MBA ( CU)+ MS Business ( VCU, USA) & MBA (CU) + MBA Western Michigan an estimate of expenses will be 8.5 lakhs at the current exchange rates
Applicants can pay Christ University Fees for MBA by a DD drawn in favor of Christ University, payable at Bangalore, via cash at South Indian Bank, Christ University Branch, Bangalore or through bank transfer to South Indian Bank, Christ University branch.
Christ University MBA placements
Christ University MBA placements has seen a steady increase from 60 students placed in the year of inception to over 700 students placed last year.
Over 150 organizations from different sectors namely IT, BFSI, Consulting, FMCG, Health Care, Automobile, Real Estate, Hospitality participate in the placement drives & students are placed across different industries, verticals & roles with the average compensation offered being pegged at 6lakhs per annum.
Some of the key recruiters of 2015-16 included Airtel, Bosch, EFI, E & Y, Cisco, CBRE, IBM, Oracle among many others.
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