Besant Group of Institutions, Mangalore

Curriculum

FIRST SEMESTER - MBA*

Sl. No Title of the Course Hard Core/Soft Core Number of Credits
MBAH 401 Principles and Practice of Management HC 4
MBAH 402 Accounting for Managers HC 4
MBAH 403 Organisational Behaviour HC 4
MBAH 404 Business Research Methods HC 4
MBAS 405 Economics for Managers SC 4
MBAS 407 E- Commerce SC 4

SECOND SEMESTER - MBA*

Sl. No Title of the Course Hard Core/Soft Core Number of Credits
MBAH 451 Human Resource Management HC 4
MBAH 452 Marketing Management HC 4
MBAH 453 Indian Business Environment HC 4
MBAH 454 Operations Research HC 4
MBAS 455 Production and Operations Management SC 4
MBAS 456 Business Ethics and Social Responsibility SC 4

THIRD SEMESTER - MBA**

Sl. No Title of the Course Hard Core/Soft Core Number of Credits
MBAH 501 Entrepreneurship and Small Business HC 4
MBAH 502 Management Accounting HC 4
MBAH 503 International Business Environment HC 4

SOFT CORE GROUP – 1

MBAS 504 Strategic Financial Management SC 4
MBAS 505 Security Analysis and Portfolio Management SC 4
MBAS 506 Tax Planning SC 4

SOFT CORE GROUP - 2

MBAS 507 Marketing Research and Consumer Behaviour SC 4
MBAS 508 Promotions and Distribution Management SC 4
MBAS 509 Retail Management SC 4

SOFT CORE GROUP – 3

MBAS 510 Training and Development SC 4
MBAS 511 Employees Relations Management SC 4
MBAS 512 Stress Management SC 4

FOURTH SEMESTER - MBA**

Sl. No Title of the Course Hard Core/Soft Core Number of Credits
MBAH 551 Strategic Management HC 4
MBAP 552 Project Report*** HC 4

SOFT CORE GROUP - 1

MBAS 553 Financial Services SC 4
MBAS 554 International Financial Management SC 4
MBAS 555 Corporate Financial Restructuring SC 4

SOFT CORE GROUP - 2

MBAS 556 International Marketing Management SC 4
MBAS 557 Services Marketing SC 4
MBAS 558 Rural Marketing SC 4

SOFT CORE GROUP - 3

MBAS 559 Global Human Resources Management SC 4
MBAS 560 Compensation Management SC 4
MBAS 561 Performance Management SC 4

* * Soft Core Courses in I and II Semesters:

Any two soft core courses from the available Soft Cores shall be selected by a student at the commencement of I and II Semesters. The Department Council/ Affiliated College will announce at the beginning of the first and second semesters, any two or more soft core papers which will be offered during I and II semesters depending upon the availability of faculty and the demand for soft core courses. The minimum number of students opting for a soft core course should be ten.

** Elective Groups:

Any one group from the available Soft Core Groups shall be selected by a student at the commencement of III Semester. Once a group has been selected, no change in the selected group will be allowed later in the fourth semester. The Department/ Affiliated College will announce at the end of the second semester, any one or more Soft Core Groups which will be offered during III and IV semesters depending upon the availability of faculty members and the demand for soft core group. A Soft Core Group can be offered if there are minimum ten students opting for that group.

***Project Work:

A student in the third semester shall register for a Project Work which carries 4 credits in the fourth semester. Work load for Project Work is one contact hour per student per week for the teacher. The student shall do field work and library work in the remaining 3 credit hours per week.