ICET - 2014 Certificate Verification & Admission process commenced in various centres as notified by the Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE), Hyderabad from 17/09/2014 and the students are in a dilemma whether to exercise option for MBA study in Osmania University (O.U) Affiliated colleges or Jawaharlal Technological University (JNTU) affiliated colleges. This article is restricted to Osmania University Area and JNTU, Hyderabad only, However the guidelines are common.
Next Question is which college to opt and what are the criteria to be adopted while considering web options.
This article is aimed to address the parents and students to clarify their doubts.
The Osmania University, Hyderabad affiliated colleges offer M.B.A course with specialization in Finance, Human Resources, Marketing and Systems. A student can opt for dual specialization wherein he studies 4 papers in Major specialization and 2 papers in Minor in 3rd and 4th semesters.
The students get exposure in two specialized areas and the scope of employment becomes flexible, However the core papers in all the Universities are by and large same.
The Student cannot expect the deeper knowledge in the specialized area as he is studying two specializations. For Example: An MBA (Finance) student however specialist he will have limitation in comparison with a Chartered Accountant (CA) in Accountancy Area. It is also depends on the Intelligence, Hard work of the student and Institution where he studies.
It is the student’s interest in acquiring theoretical knowledge while at college and application of theory in real-time employment is the guiding principle.
The Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU), Hyderabad introduced new syllabus for MBA students from 2013 batch in which they opt for any one of the specializations like Marketing or Finance or Human Recourses or Systems electives
JNTUH offers 6 papers in specialization area where as O.U offers dual specialization but in all only 6 papers (4 Major & 2 Minor) in 3rd and 4th Semesters.
The flexibility in getting employment in either of the 2 specialized areas is limited to only one area. However a distinction student can overcome this barrier by opting Job initially in his specialized field and move to general management after getting experience.
The information furnished above will fairly help the MBA student in deciding the choice of University.
Now the Question is in which college the students want to pursue the study and what the parameters to look into and decide are. It is better to visit the college before exercising option by parents and students to ensure the following are in order.
1. Infrastructure Related
2. Academic Related
The list will be endless but students and parents get sufficient information by visiting few selected colleges before exercising their options from 20/9/2014 to 24/9/2014. As all the prospective candidates are well aware that final allotments will be placed in website https://apicet.nic.in on 26/09/2014 at 6.00 P.M to exercise their options based on the factual information collected from various sources and wish them all the best.
In case of further clarifications on option of university/colleges you may please contact me on my personal email-id: email@example.com or Cell No. 9848012780
Dr. R. Kondal Reddy
M.B.A, PGDPEM, PGDIPR, LL.M, Ph.D
Professor & Principal
KRISHNA MURTHY INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT
Sy.No. 23 & 39, Edulabad Village,
Ghatkesar Mandal, Ranga Reddy Dist - 501301.
ICET CODE: KMIT for OU 180 Seats & KITE for JNTUH 60 Seats