Duration : 2 Years
Ajeenkya DY Patil University - School of Management and TimesPro (A Times of India Group Company) have launched India's first ever 2 year MBA Program in Banking & Financial Services with placement opportunities in India's leading companies after 1st year.
The course curriculum is designed by Ajeenkya DY Patil University - School of management along with TimesPro to help prepare students not just for a job but a career and leads them to become the skilled banking & finance professionals. The course is designed to give a blended learning experience to the students through both classroom expositions and case focused approach of learning. TimesPro with its strong corporate alliances ensures that once the students complete their 1st year, they get ample opportunities to begin their career with India's leading companies.
Banking is the lifeline of any economy and the banking business cannot survive without proper planning, organizing and implementation of financial assistance. Understanding Banking & Insurance and analyzing the growth of economy is very crucial for every firm. It needs the elaborate understanding of financial terms, analytics, framework set up by the financial institutions in the broader horizon.
Financial Inclusion for Inclusive growth is an important agenda of Government of India during the current Five-year plan. It can be achieved only by extending the Banking Services to millions of households all over the country. Banking Financial Services and Insurance Sector would be employing 8.4 million people during 2008-2020.
MBA in banking & insurance is a two-year full time program offered by the university for the student with the inclination in financial institutions & insurance companies. MBA (Banking and Insurance) course equips students with necessary knowledge & skills to become superior insurance as well as banking professionals. The program aims at making the student well versed with Banking Institutions, insurance agencies, in the first year. The second year aims at giving the specialized knowledge in all the areas of Banking Institutions & Insurance Corporations. Subjects studied under this degree are - Marketing Management, Quantitative techniques, Business Economics, Financial products, Banking and Accounts.
The objective of the course is to impart sound understanding of the Role, Standards, Principles of Individual & Group Lives and practice of the Life Insurance Underwriting, Key Factors Affecting Insurability, Regulatory Aspects and Role of Reinsurance in Underwriting and latest developments in insurance sector.
The course structure and the syllabus have been designed in consultation with the industry experts and aims at the overall development of the students. The teaching pedagogy includes projects on various topics, case studies and presentations by the students.
Banking services are going to be extended to more than 60000 villages having a population of 2000 or more by 2012, Reserve Bank of India is going to issue licenses for establishing new banks in 2012, State Bank of India has established its own Insurance Subsidiary. Public Sector Banks have also established joint venture Insurance Subsidiaries to do both Life and Non-Life Insurance. State Bank of India alone has recruited 3500 officers / management trainees last year.
MBA in Banking & Insurance graduate can work in both the banking and non-banking sectors. They can work anywhere in the banking & insurance world. The students, who have done the MBA in Banking & Insurance, also have a lot of job opportunities in government and the private sector.
Besides this, the student can also undertake the positions like Public Relation Officer, Corporate banking, Insurance Executive, Relationship Manager, Branch In-charge, Insurance advisor, Investment Manager and Business Development Manager in an industry.