Rutgers Business School (RBS), US, collaborates with HR College to deliver its Executive MBA programme in Mumbai.
Similar to many Universities collaborating with Indian Universities, the Rutgers Business School also make a strategic alliance.
The course is of 20 months duration inviting students from all over the country. Candidates having at least 3 years of work experience are eligible for the course. The programme commences from this October. There will be a total of 18 modules taught, out of which 16 will be taught in Mumbai and two at the RBS’ campus in New Jersey.
The part-time EMBA will equip students with knowledge in subjects including aggregate economic analysis, business statistics, law and legal reasoning, analytical techniques for decision making, international business, business strategy, international trade, brand management, etc.
According to Farrokh Langdana, global director of the EMBA programme, when 50% of India’s population lies under the age of 30, there are tremendous opportunities for niche education and skills training for young graduates. There is currently a huge demand for high-potential executives, trained to operate in different cultures, ready innovate and operate in various sectors from finance and marketing to economics and business analytics. Thus, we decided to bring the programme to India.” With an intake of 40 seats, admission to the programme will be based on a personal interview with the candidate. The tuition fee, set at US $ 25,000, amounts to one fourth of the fee an EMBA at the college’s campus in the US costs. “The entire programme will be taught by faculty from RBS who will travel to Mumbai every month to conduct eight to 12 sessions over a week. Further, Students who wish to apply for the programme will be required to submit two recommendation letters, a personal statement and a letter of financial responsibility.