Programme Details

Master of Business Administration - CHRIST (Deemed to be University) + MS (Virginia Commonwealth University), USA (Bangalore Central Campus)

  • Bangalore Central Campus
  • Open From : 08-Dec-2023
  • Open Until : 06-May-2024


CAMPUS JOBS
During the first semester in VCU, students are generally encouraged to focus on studies as transition into new education system could be challenging. However, students may opt to work on campus during the second semester. The very top students with excellent academic record and superior communication skills are usually invited to apply for a limited number of Graduate Assistanceship positions. Others may have to consider non-academic positions.

OPTIONAL PRACTICAL TRAINING (OPT)
OPT is a paid internship facility provided for international students to undertake paid internship under student visa (work visa not required). The main purpose of OPT is to help students acquire practical experience in the field of their study. Normal duration of OPT is 12 months. However, students in STEM specializations viz., Information Systems and Decision Analytics can extend OPT by another two years (24 months).

HOSTEL FACILITIES
It is compulsory for students to stay in hostels on VCU campus. Students can choose either a single room or a double sharing room. Each hostel unit will have 2-4 rooms, a living room with furniture and fully equipped kitchenette. Though TV is not provided in the units, students may purchase their own TV on arrival.

STUDENT SAFETY IN VCU
Thanks to the VCU Police Department and the University’s extensive emergency information systems emergency information systems, the VCU community is accustomed to feeling safe, informed, and prepared. VCU Police patrolling campus and the surrounding areas on bikes, in cars and on foot provide 24-hour protection. You can access them immediately by using one of the 350 easily identifiable yellow emergency telephones located throughout campus. Emergency phones also connect students VCU’s RamSafe, which provides escorts if you are heading home from a late-night class or meeting. In addition to regular patrols, VCU Police also offers services such as bike and laptop registration, alert text and email messaging, residential hall security, campus cameras and more.

Overview

 
 

The MBA program at CHRIST has a rigorous curriculum that combines core courses and a widerange of elective courses. The first two trimesters are dedicated to core courses, providingstudents with a strong foundation. In the later trimesters, students have the flexibility to selectfrom six different specializations like Finance, Marketing, Business Analytics, Human Resource,Lean Operations and Systems, Entrepreneurship and Innovation, allowing them to align their MBA program to their career goal.
The CU-VCU MBA-MS is an international learning experience that will prepare you to operatesuccessfully in global business environment of the 21st century. The program will help you build the skills needed to prosper in today’s dynamic and evolving marketplace.

Degree Offered (VCU Campus)
MBA Finance + MS Business Finance or Master of Decision Analytics (MDA) in Financial Analytics
MBA Marketing + MS Business Marketing Management or Master of Decision Analytics (MDA) in Marketing Analytics
MBA in Business Analytics + Masters of Decision Analytics (MDA) in Data Science
MBA Lean Operations & Systems + MS Information Systems

Additional Information
Since 2010, Admissions for the 15th batch
99%+ Visa Success; 41% Women
400+ Alumni; 50% working abroad
On-campus hostel accommodation will be provided during the second year at VCU, USA

 

Why choose this course?

  • Six Specializations and Value added courses to meet your career goals 

  • Dynamic Curriculum Suitable for the Current Business Environment

  • AICTE Approved and NBA Accredited Programme

  • Excellent Placements in Reputed Organizations for Managerial Roles

  • Focused Excellent placements Opportunities in the US 

  • Enhances Problem-Solving and Decision-Making Skills 

 

What you will learn?

 
  • Core Business Concepts
  • Entrepreneurship, Leadership and Management Skills
  • Communication and Negotiation Skills
  • Contemporary Business Developments
  • Global Perspective of all Management functions
  • Corporate Social Responsibility, Business Ethics, Business Law and Regulations
 

Modules

 
  • Management functions
  • Service learning
  • Operations and Systems
  • Technology for HR

Year 1

  • Security Analysis and Portfolio Management
  • Business statistics research methodology
  • Machine Learning Algorithms Big Data AnalyticsBusiness Intelligence
 
 
  • Business Valuation
  • Agile HR
  • Neuro Marketing
  • Human Resource Metrics

Year 2

  • Compensation Management
  • Retailing Management
  • Marketing Metrics
  • Brand Management
  • Lean Operations
  • Process Modeling
  • Deep Learning
 
 

Career prospects

 
  • Business Analyst, Credit Controller, Tax Consultant, Risk and Financial Advisory.
  • Sales Development Specialist, Associate Campaign Specialist
  • Customer Success Manager, Client and Market Growth, ESG Analyst
  • Product Efficiency Engineer, Supply chain analyst, Operations manager
  • HR Analyst, Talent Acquisition Manager, Personnel officers
  • Information Analyst, Data analyst, Predictive modeler

CAMPUS JOBS
During the first semester in VCU, students are generally encouraged to focus on studies as transition into new education system could be challenging. However, students may opt to work on campus during the second semester. The very top students with excellent academic record and superior communication skills are usually invited to apply for a limited number of Graduate Assistanceship positions. Others may have to consider non-academic positions.

OPTIONAL PRACTICAL TRAINING (OPT)
OPT is a paid internship facility provided for international students to undertake paid internship under student visa (work visa not required). The main purpose of OPT is to help students acquire practical experience in the field of their study. Normal duration of OPT is 12 months. However, students in STEM specializations viz., Information Systems and Decision Analytics can extend OPT by another two years (24 months).

HOSTEL FACILITIES
It is compulsory for students to stay in hostels on VCU campus. Students can choose either a single room or a double sharing room. Each hostel unit will have 2-4 rooms, a living room with furniture and fully equipped kitchenette. Though TV is not provided in the units, students may purchase their own TV on arrival.

STUDENT SAFETY IN VCU
Thanks to the VCU Police Department and the University’s extensive emergency information systems emergency information systems, the VCU community is accustomed to feeling safe, informed, and prepared. VCU Police patrolling campus and the surrounding areas on bikes, in cars and on foot provide 24-hour protection. You can access them immediately by using one of the 350 easily identifiable yellow emergency telephones located throughout campus. Emergency phones also connect students VCU’s RamSafe, which provides escorts if you are heading home from a late-night class or meeting. In addition to regular patrols, VCU Police also offers services such as bike and laptop registration, alert text and email messaging, residential hall security, campus cameras and more.

Candidates falling under any of the below mentioned categories must apply under the International Student Category: 
1. Foreign citizens,
2. PIO card holders and
3. OCI (Dual Citizens)

International students coming from Non-English speaking countries should:
a) produce evidence of passing the qualifying examination in English medium or
b) have IELTS 6.0 with no sub-score below 5.5 or TOEFL (paper) 550, TOEFL (computer) of 213 or TOEFL (IBT) of 79 scores

Candidates without the above pre-qualifications will have to enroll either for
a) Intensive Certificate course in English Language (Full Time) conducted from March to May each year or
b) One Semester Certificate course in English Language (Part Time) conducted after regular class hours from June to December.

Note: The International Student category fee structure is binding for the full duration of the programme and cannot be transferred /changed in between.

Candidates from the above listed categories having pursued Indian Educational qualification and who may have applied under the Indian States Category will have to pay the International Student Category Fee. The decision of the Admission committee is final.
Candidates seeking admission through International Student category (Foreign Nationals/PIO/OCI) will have a separate application process, with the option to apply for any programme at Christ University.
a) Online Application form

Email ID for any clarifications: isc.admission@christuniversity.in

 

CAMPUS JOBS
During the first semester in VCU, students are generally encouraged to focus on studies as transition into new education system could be challenging. However, students may opt to work on campus during the second semester. The very top students with excellent academic record and superior communication skills are usually invited to apply for a limited number of Graduate Assistanceship positions. Others may have to consider non-academic positions.

OPTIONAL PRACTICAL TRAINING (OPT)
OPT is a paid internship facility provided for international students to undertake paid internship under student visa (work visa not required). The main purpose of OPT is to help students acquire practical experience in the field of their study. Normal duration of OPT is 12 months. However, students in STEM specializations viz., Information Systems and Decision Analytics can extend OPT by another two years (24 months).

HOSTEL FACILITIES
It is compulsory for students to stay in hostels on VCU campus. Students can choose either a single room or a double sharing room. Each hostel unit will have 2-4 rooms, a living room with furniture and fully equipped kitchenette. Though TV is not provided in the units, students may purchase their own TV on arrival.

STUDENT SAFETY IN VCU
Thanks to the VCU Police Department and the University’s extensive emergency information systems emergency information systems, the VCU community is accustomed to feeling safe, informed, and prepared. VCU Police patrolling campus and the surrounding areas on bikes, in cars and on foot provide 24-hour protection. You can access them immediately by using one of the 350 easily identifiable yellow emergency telephones located throughout campus. Emergency phones also connect students VCU’s RamSafe, which provides escorts if you are heading home from a late-night class or meeting. In addition to regular patrols, VCU Police also offers services such as bike and laptop registration, alert text and email messaging, residential hall security, campus cameras and more.

Students who fall under any of the following classifications, at the time of application may apply under NRI Student category and be liable to pay the fees applicable to the category for the entire duration of the course.

1. NRI defined under the Indian Income Tax Law
2. Either of the parents is outside India (except Nepal) on Work Permit / Resident Permit.
3. Indian citizen financed by any Institution /  agency outside India, even if parents are Residents of India.
4. Indian Citizen who has pursued studies for qualifying examination in any foreign / Indian syllabus outside India.
5. Indian citizen pursued studies for qualifying examination in foreign syllabi in India.


Note: If only condition 5 is satisfied, and not conditions 1 to 4 above,NRI student category fee will be applicable only for the first year.


For email queries:  nri.admission@christuniversity.in

CAMPUS JOBS
During the first semester in VCU, students are generally encouraged to focus on studies as transition into new education system could be challenging. However, students may opt to work on campus during the second semester. The very top students with excellent academic record and superior communication skills are usually invited to apply for a limited number of Graduate Assistanceship positions. Others may have to consider non-academic positions.

OPTIONAL PRACTICAL TRAINING (OPT)
OPT is a paid internship facility provided for international students to undertake paid internship under student visa (work visa not required). The main purpose of OPT is to help students acquire practical experience in the field of their study. Normal duration of OPT is 12 months. However, students in STEM specializations viz., Information Systems and Decision Analytics can extend OPT by another two years (24 months).

HOSTEL FACILITIES
It is compulsory for students to stay in hostels on VCU campus. Students can choose either a single room or a double sharing room. Each hostel unit will have 2-4 rooms, a living room with furniture and fully equipped kitchenette. Though TV is not provided in the units, students may purchase their own TV on arrival.

STUDENT SAFETY IN VCU
Thanks to the VCU Police Department and the University’s extensive emergency information systems emergency information systems, the VCU community is accustomed to feeling safe, informed, and prepared. VCU Police patrolling campus and the surrounding areas on bikes, in cars and on foot provide 24-hour protection. You can access them immediately by using one of the 350 easily identifiable yellow emergency telephones located throughout campus. Emergency phones also connect students VCU’s RamSafe, which provides escorts if you are heading home from a late-night class or meeting. In addition to regular patrols, VCU Police also offers services such as bike and laptop registration, alert text and email messaging, residential hall security, campus cameras and more.

CAMPUS JOBS
During the first semester in VCU, students are generally encouraged to focus on studies as transition into new education system could be challenging. However, students may opt to work on campus during the second semester. The very top students with excellent academic record and superior communication skills are usually invited to apply for a limited number of Graduate Assistanceship positions. Others may have to consider non-academic positions.

OPTIONAL PRACTICAL TRAINING (OPT)
OPT is a paid internship facility provided for international students to undertake paid internship under student visa (work visa not required). The main purpose of OPT is to help students acquire practical experience in the field of their study. Normal duration of OPT is 12 months. However, students in STEM specializations viz., Information Systems and Decision Analytics can extend OPT by another two years (24 months).

HOSTEL FACILITIES
It is compulsory for students to stay in hostels on VCU campus. Students can choose either a single room or a double sharing room. Each hostel unit will have 2-4 rooms, a living room with furniture and fully equipped kitchenette. Though TV is not provided in the units, students may purchase their own TV on arrival.

STUDENT SAFETY IN VCU
Thanks to the VCU Police Department and the University’s extensive emergency information systems emergency information systems, the VCU community is accustomed to feeling safe, informed, and prepared. VCU Police patrolling campus and the surrounding areas on bikes, in cars and on foot provide 24-hour protection. You can access them immediately by using one of the 350 easily identifiable yellow emergency telephones located throughout campus. Emergency phones also connect students VCU’s RamSafe, which provides escorts if you are heading home from a late-night class or meeting. In addition to regular patrols, VCU Police also offers services such as bike and laptop registration, alert text and email messaging, residential hall security, campus cameras and more.

  • The University does not collect any type of Capitation / Donation other than the fee mentioned in the website.
  • If the Application is incomplete or incorrect, the University Management has the right to reject it.
  • Kindly do not send any original marks cards through post or courier.
  • Ignorance of the Terms, Conditions, and guidelines will not be considered as an excuse for non-fulfillment of any stipulated process.
  • The University shall allot the seat to the selected MBA (Central/Kengeri) candidate in the Bangalore Central campus or Kengeri campus based on the availability of seats.
  • All selected candidates must note that admission is provisional and subject to University rules.
  • It is to be noted that though the fee is fixed for 2 years, there will be a periodic nominal increase to meet the rise in costs.
  • Fees should be paid within the stipulated date for the first year and before the commencement of final examinations of 2nd semester for the second year.
  • All those admitted to the programme will have to purchase a laptop at their own cost.
  • Admitted student who wish to avail Bank Loan will be provided a recommendation letter on request by presenting the original fee paid receipt to the Office of Admissions.
  • The decision of the Admission Committee is final and binding.

CAMPUS JOBS
During the first semester in VCU, students are generally encouraged to focus on studies as transition into new education system could be challenging. However, students may opt to work on campus during the second semester. The very top students with excellent academic record and superior communication skills are usually invited to apply for a limited number of Graduate Assistanceship positions. Others may have to consider non-academic positions.

OPTIONAL PRACTICAL TRAINING (OPT)
OPT is a paid internship facility provided for international students to undertake paid internship under student visa (work visa not required). The main purpose of OPT is to help students acquire practical experience in the field of their study. Normal duration of OPT is 12 months. However, students in STEM specializations viz., Information Systems and Decision Analytics can extend OPT by another two years (24 months).

HOSTEL FACILITIES
It is compulsory for students to stay in hostels on VCU campus. Students can choose either a single room or a double sharing room. Each hostel unit will have 2-4 rooms, a living room with furniture and fully equipped kitchenette. Though TV is not provided in the units, students may purchase their own TV on arrival.

STUDENT SAFETY IN VCU
Thanks to the VCU Police Department and the University’s extensive emergency information systems emergency information systems, the VCU community is accustomed to feeling safe, informed, and prepared. VCU Police patrolling campus and the surrounding areas on bikes, in cars and on foot provide 24-hour protection. You can access them immediately by using one of the 350 easily identifiable yellow emergency telephones located throughout campus. Emergency phones also connect students VCU’s RamSafe, which provides escorts if you are heading home from a late-night class or meeting. In addition to regular patrols, VCU Police also offers services such as bike and laptop registration, alert text and email messaging, residential hall security, campus cameras and more.

For any queries at any given time during the application and admission process, you may contact us through the following Email ID’s:
 
Bangalore Central Campus
The Office of Admissions,
CHRIST (Deemed to be University), Hosur Road,
Bengaluru - 560 029, Karnataka, INDIA
Ph. No: +91 92430 80800
Ph. No:  +91 80 4012 9400
 
Email IDs
Indian candidates: admissions@christuniversity.in
Bangalore Bannerghatta Road Campus
CHRIST (Deemed to be University)
Hulimavu, Bannerghatta Road,
Bengaluru - 560 076, Karnataka, INDIA
 
Ph. No:  080 4655 1306
Email:
 admissions.bgr@christuniversity.in
Bangalore Kengeri Campus
CHRIST (Deemed to be University)
Kanmanike, Kumbalgodu, Mysore Road,
Bengaluru - 560 074, Karnataka, INDIA

Ph. No:  +91 80 4012 9800, 9802, 9820
Email:
 admissions.kengeri@christuniversity.in
Bangalore Yeshwanthpur Campus
CHRIST (Deemed to be University)
Nagasandra, Near Tumkur Road,
Bengaluru 560 073, Karnataka, INDIA

Ph. No:  +91 97422 44407, +91 80 6989 6666
Email: admissions.yeshwanthpur@christuniversity.in
Delhi NCR Campus
CHRIST (Deemed to be University),
Mariam Nagar, Meerut Road,
Delhi NCR Ghaziabad - 201003
 
Ph. No: 1800-123-3212
Pune Lavasa Campus
CHRIST (Deemed to be University),
Christ University Road, 30 Valor Court,
PO Dasve Lavasa, Mulshi, Pune - 412112, Maharashtra
 
Ph. No : 1800-123-2009,
Email:
 admission.lavasa@christuniversity.in
Between: Monday to Friday: 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM, Saturday: 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
(Office remains closed on Sundays, Government Holidays and Any special events)

CAMPUS JOBS
During the first semester in VCU, students are generally encouraged to focus on studies as transition into new education system could be challenging. However, students may opt to work on campus during the second semester. The very top students with excellent academic record and superior communication skills are usually invited to apply for a limited number of Graduate Assistanceship positions. Others may have to consider non-academic positions.

OPTIONAL PRACTICAL TRAINING (OPT)
OPT is a paid internship facility provided for international students to undertake paid internship under student visa (work visa not required). The main purpose of OPT is to help students acquire practical experience in the field of their study. Normal duration of OPT is 12 months. However, students in STEM specializations viz., Information Systems and Decision Analytics can extend OPT by another two years (24 months).

HOSTEL FACILITIES
It is compulsory for students to stay in hostels on VCU campus. Students can choose either a single room or a double sharing room. Each hostel unit will have 2-4 rooms, a living room with furniture and fully equipped kitchenette. Though TV is not provided in the units, students may purchase their own TV on arrival.

STUDENT SAFETY IN VCU
Thanks to the VCU Police Department and the University’s extensive emergency information systems emergency information systems, the VCU community is accustomed to feeling safe, informed, and prepared. VCU Police patrolling campus and the surrounding areas on bikes, in cars and on foot provide 24-hour protection. You can access them immediately by using one of the 350 easily identifiable yellow emergency telephones located throughout campus. Emergency phones also connect students VCU’s RamSafe, which provides escorts if you are heading home from a late-night class or meeting. In addition to regular patrols, VCU Police also offers services such as bike and laptop registration, alert text and email messaging, residential hall security, campus cameras and more.

CAMPUS JOBS
During the first semester in VCU, students are generally encouraged to focus on studies as transition into new education system could be challenging. However, students may opt to work on campus during the second semester. The very top students with excellent academic record and superior communication skills are usually invited to apply for a limited number of Graduate Assistanceship positions. Others may have to consider non-academic positions.

OPTIONAL PRACTICAL TRAINING (OPT)
OPT is a paid internship facility provided for international students to undertake paid internship under student visa (work visa not required). The main purpose of OPT is to help students acquire practical experience in the field of their study. Normal duration of OPT is 12 months. However, students in STEM specializations viz., Information Systems and Decision Analytics can extend OPT by another two years (24 months).

HOSTEL FACILITIES
It is compulsory for students to stay in hostels on VCU campus. Students can choose either a single room or a double sharing room. Each hostel unit will have 2-4 rooms, a living room with furniture and fully equipped kitchenette. Though TV is not provided in the units, students may purchase their own TV on arrival.

STUDENT SAFETY IN VCU
Thanks to the VCU Police Department and the University’s extensive emergency information systems emergency information systems, the VCU community is accustomed to feeling safe, informed, and prepared. VCU Police patrolling campus and the surrounding areas on bikes, in cars and on foot provide 24-hour protection. You can access them immediately by using one of the 350 easily identifiable yellow emergency telephones located throughout campus. Emergency phones also connect students VCU’s RamSafe, which provides escorts if you are heading home from a late-night class or meeting. In addition to regular patrols, VCU Police also offers services such as bike and laptop registration, alert text and email messaging, residential hall security, campus cameras and more.

Applications will be closed approximately a week before the scheduled selection process (Refer to important dates or https://christuniversity.in
 
To apply online 
Create an application login at https://appstat.christuniversity.in using NAME (as printed on Class 10 Marks Card), EMAIL-ID, and a password. The email id and mobile number provided will be used for sending confirmation and application status-update messages. An applicant can apply for as many programmes using the same ID as long as the prescribed eligibility criteria for the specific programme are fulfilled.
 
Applicants must have the following documents before filling the application online:
  • Class 10, 12, Undergraduate Degree Marks Card (Semester/Year/Consolidated); If results are awaited, then marks cards upto the last semester/year and the qualifying test score Sep MAT 2023 | Dec MAT 2023 | Nov/Dec CAT 2023 | Feb MAT 2024 | CMAT 2024 | XAT 2024 | ATMA 2024 | GMAT 2023 / 2024 | GRE 2023 / 2024).
     
  • A recent passport size photograph (3.5 cms x 4.5 cms in formal dress with white background should be scanned and uploaded (not more than 100 kb) along with other documents.
Applicants must enter all the details in the application form.
  • The application cannot be submitted without filling in all the mandatory fields.
  • The 9 (Nine Digits) application number will be auto-generated after the successful payment of the application fee.
  • A copy of the application can be printed anytime from the login till the selection process is completed.
  • In case of payment failure due to a technical error, the application number will not be generated, and any amount deducted will be automatically refunded within 15 business days.
Note: 
  • Before filling the application online kindly check the eligibility criteria.
  • The Important Dates section must be referred to before filing the application.
  • Applicants applying while in their final year of the undergraduate degree must carry the marks card up to the previous semester/year.
  • Original marks cards/provisional/degree certificate and ID proof will be verified during the selection process.
  • All communications will be only through the application login/registered email/mobile number.
 
 
 

CAMPUS JOBS
During the first semester in VCU, students are generally encouraged to focus on studies as transition into new education system could be challenging. However, students may opt to work on campus during the second semester. The very top students with excellent academic record and superior communication skills are usually invited to apply for a limited number of Graduate Assistanceship positions. Others may have to consider non-academic positions.

OPTIONAL PRACTICAL TRAINING (OPT)
OPT is a paid internship facility provided for international students to undertake paid internship under student visa (work visa not required). The main purpose of OPT is to help students acquire practical experience in the field of their study. Normal duration of OPT is 12 months. However, students in STEM specializations viz., Information Systems and Decision Analytics can extend OPT by another two years (24 months).

HOSTEL FACILITIES
It is compulsory for students to stay in hostels on VCU campus. Students can choose either a single room or a double sharing room. Each hostel unit will have 2-4 rooms, a living room with furniture and fully equipped kitchenette. Though TV is not provided in the units, students may purchase their own TV on arrival.

STUDENT SAFETY IN VCU
Thanks to the VCU Police Department and the University’s extensive emergency information systems emergency information systems, the VCU community is accustomed to feeling safe, informed, and prepared. VCU Police patrolling campus and the surrounding areas on bikes, in cars and on foot provide 24-hour protection. You can access them immediately by using one of the 350 easily identifiable yellow emergency telephones located throughout campus. Emergency phones also connect students VCU’s RamSafe, which provides escorts if you are heading home from a late-night class or meeting. In addition to regular patrols, VCU Police also offers services such as bike and laptop registration, alert text and email messaging, residential hall security, campus cameras and more.

Selection process results will be available on the date published in the Important Dates section. Selection process results will be available on https://appstat.christuniversity.in Selected candidates will receive an E-Offer of admission. The offer will be valid up to the date mentioned in the Offer of admission.
 
All selected candidates must note that admission is provisional and subject to University rules.
 
Selected candidates must make the fee payment and download the offer of admission on the application status link https://appstat.christuniversity.in on the University website.
 
To process admission:
 
1. Candidates must choose the preferred date and time from available options to facilitate a smooth admission process.
 
2. Admission must be processed at the campus where the programme is offered as published in the offer of admission.
 
3. As per UGC guidelines, fee payment has to be made through online mode.
 
4. Payment options and details will be available in the Offer of admission.
 
5. Fees for the first year, including Admission Registration fee, must be paid in full as part of the admission process.
 
Admission has to be processed as per the point (1). Admission will not be processed without the presence of [APPLICANTNAME] along with mandatory ORIGINAL DOCUMENTS and one full set of photostat copies of all the documents mentioned below (MANDATORY).
 
1. Class 10 Marks Statement and Class 12 Marks Statement (Mandatory).
 
2. Undergraduate Degree Marks Card (Semester/Year/Consolidated) If results are awaited, then marks card till the last semester/year (Mandatory).
 
3. Provisional Degree Certificate or Degree Certificate (Convocation Certificate) if the candidate has graduated before June 2023 (Mandatory).
 
4. Transfer Certificate (TC) of an undergraduate degree from the last qualified institution (Mandatory) must be submitted by 20 September 2024.
 
5. Migration Certificate of an undergraduate degree from a qualifying University (applicable for all candidates except those studying in Karnataka) (Mandatory) must be submitted by 20 September 2024.
 
6. Copy of entrance test scorecard (Sep MAT 2023 | Dec MAT 2023 | Feb MAT 2024 | CAT 2023 | CMAT 2024 | XAT 2024 | ATMA 2024 | GMAT 2023 / 2024 | GRE 2023 / 2024) (Mandatory).
 
7. Two passport size photograph formal dress with a white background (Mandatory).
 
8. Two Copies of the Payment Acknowledgment Receipt from application status link https://appstat.christuniversity.in (Mandatory).
 
9. Copy of valid ID proof (Aadhar Card/Aadhar Enrolment Receipt/PAN Card).
 
10. Candidates falling under any of these categories (PIO / OCI / SAARC / AFRICA / ASEAN / OTHER FOREIGN NATIONALS) have to submit:
 
a) Copy of Passport and Visa Details (Mandatory).
b) PIO / OCI have to produce a copy of the PIO / OCI card whichever is applicable (Mandatory).
c) Medical Fitness Certificate (MFC) from any recognized medical practitioner certified by the Medical Council of India and (PIO / OCI / SAARC / AFRICA / ASEAN / OTHER FOREIGN NATIONALS)
d) Resident Permit (RP) (If available while applying)
 
All mandatory documents must be submitted for verification during the admission process.
 
An undertaking for pending original documents unavailable currently [applicable only for candidates writing/passing their exam in March – June - 2024] must be submitted to the Office of Admissions. These documents must be submitted on or before 20 September 2024.
 
Failure to submit the pending documents will be treated as unsuccessful in the qualifying examination or considered “Not Eligible” and admission will be terminated from CHRIST (Deemed to be University) without any claim.
 
All admitted students must open an account at South Indian Bank, CHRIST (Deemed to be University) Branch as part of the admission process and must carry relevant ID proof (Aadhar Card and Pan Card).
 
The University ID card is a smart card, which is both an ID cum ATM card with a chip containing the student personal details. All transactions within the University campus after the commencement of classes, including fee payment, will be processed only through this card. It is also an access card for Library and other restricted places.
 
Selected candidates who fall under the international student category (ISC) should register with the Foreigner Regional Registration Officer (FRRO / FRO) of the Local Police in Bengaluru, India within 14 working days from the date of admission or arriving in Bengaluru.
 
The date of commencement of the academic Year 2024 will be intimated during the admission process.
 
Applicants are cautioned against the following: 
I) The University does not authorise any third party/individual to conduct selection process or offer/process admission on its behalf.
Receiving SMS/Email from unauthorized/unknown sources promising/confirming admissions.
Applicants interacting with such sources will be doing so at their own risk.
 
II) All those admitted to the programme will have to purchase a laptop at their own cost if required by the department.
 
III) Admitted students who wish to avail bank loan will be provided with a recommendation letter on request by presenting the original fee paid receipt to the Office of Admissions.
 
IV) The decision of the admission committee is final and binding.
 
Cancellation Process: Click here
 
 

CAMPUS JOBS
During the first semester in VCU, students are generally encouraged to focus on studies as transition into new education system could be challenging. However, students may opt to work on campus during the second semester. The very top students with excellent academic record and superior communication skills are usually invited to apply for a limited number of Graduate Assistanceship positions. Others may have to consider non-academic positions.

OPTIONAL PRACTICAL TRAINING (OPT)
OPT is a paid internship facility provided for international students to undertake paid internship under student visa (work visa not required). The main purpose of OPT is to help students acquire practical experience in the field of their study. Normal duration of OPT is 12 months. However, students in STEM specializations viz., Information Systems and Decision Analytics can extend OPT by another two years (24 months).

HOSTEL FACILITIES
It is compulsory for students to stay in hostels on VCU campus. Students can choose either a single room or a double sharing room. Each hostel unit will have 2-4 rooms, a living room with furniture and fully equipped kitchenette. Though TV is not provided in the units, students may purchase their own TV on arrival.

STUDENT SAFETY IN VCU
Thanks to the VCU Police Department and the University’s extensive emergency information systems emergency information systems, the VCU community is accustomed to feeling safe, informed, and prepared. VCU Police patrolling campus and the surrounding areas on bikes, in cars and on foot provide 24-hour protection. You can access them immediately by using one of the 350 easily identifiable yellow emergency telephones located throughout campus. Emergency phones also connect students VCU’s RamSafe, which provides escorts if you are heading home from a late-night class or meeting. In addition to regular patrols, VCU Police also offers services such as bike and laptop registration, alert text and email messaging, residential hall security, campus cameras and more.

 
Important Dates for MBA Selection Process Session - II
 
Candidates may prepare their travel plan as per the “Important Dates Section” and book the travel tickets well in advance in order to avoid disappointment in losing an opportunity to appear in the selection process.
 
Selection Process II
Date
Time
Particulars/Events
Venue/Website
January 30, 2024
16:00 Hrs
Application available online
April 7, 2024
17:00 Hrs
Last day of submitting the application online
April 10, 2024
23:00 Hrs
Release of selection process admit card for the eligible candidates
April 14, 2024
As per your
E-Admit card
Group Discussion
&
Micro Presentation
Bengaluru Central Campus,
Bengaluru BGR Campus,
Bengaluru Kengeri Campus,
Delhi NCR Campus,
Pune and Kolkata
April 14, 2024
To
April 16, 2024
As per your
E-Admit card
Written Assessment
Verbal Assessment
Personal interview
Bengaluru Central Campus,
Bengaluru BGR Campus,
Bengaluru Kengeri Campus,
Delhi NCR Campus,
Pune and Kolkata
April 18, 2024
22:00 Hrs
Publishing of Final selection list
 
 
 
 
Important Dates for MBA Selection Process Session - I
 
Candidates may prepare their travel plan as per the “Important Dates Section” and book the travel tickets well in advance in order to avoid disappointment in losing an opportunity to appear in the selection process.
 
Selection Process I
Date
Time
Particulars/Events
Venue/Website
October 1, 2023
16:00 Hrs
Application available online
January 29, 2024
17:00 Hrs
Last day of submitting the application online
February 1, 2024
23:00 Hrs
Release of selection process admit card for the eligible candidates
February 04, 2024
As per your
E-Admit card
Group Discussion
&
Micro Presentation
Bengaluru Central Campus,
Bengaluru BGR Campus,
Bengaluru Kengeri Campus,
Delhi NCR Campus,
Pune and Kolkata
February 04, 2024
To
February 06, 2024
As per your
E-Admit card
Written Assessment
Verbal Assessment
Personal interview
Bengaluru Central Campus,
Bengaluru BGR Campus,
Bengaluru Kengeri Campus,
Delhi NCR Campus,
Pune and Kolkata
February 07, 2024
22:00 Hrs
Publishing of Final selection list
 

CAMPUS JOBS
During the first semester in VCU, students are generally encouraged to focus on studies as transition into new education system could be challenging. However, students may opt to work on campus during the second semester. The very top students with excellent academic record and superior communication skills are usually invited to apply for a limited number of Graduate Assistanceship positions. Others may have to consider non-academic positions.

OPTIONAL PRACTICAL TRAINING (OPT)
OPT is a paid internship facility provided for international students to undertake paid internship under student visa (work visa not required). The main purpose of OPT is to help students acquire practical experience in the field of their study. Normal duration of OPT is 12 months. However, students in STEM specializations viz., Information Systems and Decision Analytics can extend OPT by another two years (24 months).

HOSTEL FACILITIES
It is compulsory for students to stay in hostels on VCU campus. Students can choose either a single room or a double sharing room. Each hostel unit will have 2-4 rooms, a living room with furniture and fully equipped kitchenette. Though TV is not provided in the units, students may purchase their own TV on arrival.

STUDENT SAFETY IN VCU
Thanks to the VCU Police Department and the University’s extensive emergency information systems emergency information systems, the VCU community is accustomed to feeling safe, informed, and prepared. VCU Police patrolling campus and the surrounding areas on bikes, in cars and on foot provide 24-hour protection. You can access them immediately by using one of the 350 easily identifiable yellow emergency telephones located throughout campus. Emergency phones also connect students VCU’s RamSafe, which provides escorts if you are heading home from a late-night class or meeting. In addition to regular patrols, VCU Police also offers services such as bike and laptop registration, alert text and email messaging, residential hall security, campus cameras and more.

  The selection process (GD_MP_WSA_VA_PI) will be held in person at the venue selected while submitting the application form online.

Process
Particulars
Date
Venue/Centre
Group Discussion (GD)
and
Micro Presentation (MP)
Group Discussion for 25 minutes for each group and
Micro Presentation for 90 sec/ student in a group
As per
E- Admit Card
Bengaluru Central Campus,
Bengaluru BGR Campus,
Bengaluru Kengeri Campus,
Delhi NCR Campus,
Pune and Kolkata
Written Assessment (WA)*
Candidates will be asked to write on topic for not more than one A4 size sheet and for not more than 10 minutes
As per
E- Admit Card
Bengaluru Central Campus,
Bengaluru BGR Campus,
Bengaluru Kengeri Campus,
Delhi NCR Campus,
Pune and Kolkata
Verbal Assessment (VA)*
and
Personal interview (PI)
Verbal Assessment and Personal interview for each candidate will be done by an expert panel
As per
E- Admit Card
Bengaluru Central Campus,
Bengaluru BGR Campus,
Bengaluru Kengeri Campus,
Delhi NCR Campus,
Pune and Kolkata
Academic Performance
Assessment of past performance in
Class 10, Class 12, and Undergraduate Degree
Candidates are requested to upload all the qualification-related documents (Class 10, Class 12, Undergraduate Degree Marks Card (Semester/Year/Consolidated) If results are awaited, then marks card till the last semester/year and Scorecard of Sep MAT 2023 | Dec MAT 2023 | Feb MAT 2024 |  Nov/Dec CAT 2023 | CMAT 2024 | ATMA 2024 | XAT 2024 | GMAT 2023 or 2024 |  GRE 2023 or 2024in the given link on your application status login page under the document upload tab within five (5) days after submitting the application form online. Else your application will be rejected.
Bengaluru Central Campus,
Bengaluru BGR Campus,
Bengaluru Kengeri Campus,
Delhi NCR Campus,
Pune and Kolkata
*The Verbal Assessment (VA) will be assessed during the PI (Personal Interview) process.
 
Selection process E-Admit card will be generated as per the important dates mentioned in the website
 
General instructions for applicants reporting for selection process:
 
1. Candidates have to access their selection process admit card from the link “https://appstat.christuniversity.in" on the University website and print the same. All candidates must read through the contents published in the admit card and must carry the all the required documents mentioned in the admit card along with a printed copy of the admit card.
 
2. The Centre allotment is based on the candidate’s preference opted to appear for the Selection Process in the application form and further change will not be entertained. However, CHRIST (Deemed to be University) reserves the right to cancel, combine or change the Venue/Centres, depending on the number of candidates in specific Venue/Centres.

3. The preferred date for selection process will be allotted, subject to availability of slots. Request for change in selection process dates, time OR venue will not be entertained.

4. Candidates will not be allowed to appear for the Selection Process without the E-Admit Card, Copy of Application Form, Application processing fee acknowledgment slip and mark statements of (Class 10, Class 12, Undergraduate Degree Marks Card (Semester/Year/Consolidated) If results are awaited, then marks card till the last semester/year and Scorecard of Sep MAT 2023 | Dec MAT 2023 Feb MAT 2024 | Nov/Dec CAT 2023 | CMAT 2024 | ATMA 2024 | XAT 2024 | GMAT 2023 / 2024 | GRE 2023 / 2024.

5. ID proof will be verified during the selection process. The following may be used as ID proof: Aadhar card/Passport/Voter ID/Recent College ID card.

6. Candidates must report for the above selection process on the allotted date and at least 30 minutes prior to the time stipulated on the selection process admit card.

7. Travel arrangements for out station candidates must be made in advance as per the selection process dates published on our website.

8. Those candidates not reaching the venue at the allotted date and time will not be permitted to take part in the selection process. The candidates are requested to start early to avoid traffic congestions.

9. Request for change in Selection Process dates / timings and change in Centre will not be entertained. Candidates failing to appear for the selection process at the stipulated date and time will be considered as “Not Selected”.

10. Cellular phone, other electronic gadgets etc., are not allowed into the Selection Process Venue.

11. No TA/DA will be admissible for appearing in the Selection Process of CHRIST (Deemed to be University) at any Centre.

12. All candidates are requested to prepare for a Micro Presentation (Extempore) as part of the Selection Process. Candidates will be asked to speak on any of the topics given in our selection process link on “Topics for Presentation 2024" during the GD_MP.

13. Candidates have to access their selection process admit card from the link "Application Status" from our website and print the same.

14. The responsibility of satisfying the eligibility criteria for Admission rests with the student/candidate. Issue of the E-Admit Card for the selection process does not imply that the eligibility criteria are satisfied.

15. Important: Minimum Score specified for MAT / CAT / CMAT / XAT / GMAT / GRE / ATMA is only an eligibility criteria and the actual score thereof shall have no bearing in the selection process.
 
 
 

CAMPUS JOBS
During the first semester in VCU, students are generally encouraged to focus on studies as transition into new education system could be challenging. However, students may opt to work on campus during the second semester. The very top students with excellent academic record and superior communication skills are usually invited to apply for a limited number of Graduate Assistanceship positions. Others may have to consider non-academic positions.

OPTIONAL PRACTICAL TRAINING (OPT)
OPT is a paid internship facility provided for international students to undertake paid internship under student visa (work visa not required). The main purpose of OPT is to help students acquire practical experience in the field of their study. Normal duration of OPT is 12 months. However, students in STEM specializations viz., Information Systems and Decision Analytics can extend OPT by another two years (24 months).

HOSTEL FACILITIES
It is compulsory for students to stay in hostels on VCU campus. Students can choose either a single room or a double sharing room. Each hostel unit will have 2-4 rooms, a living room with furniture and fully equipped kitchenette. Though TV is not provided in the units, students may purchase their own TV on arrival.

STUDENT SAFETY IN VCU
Thanks to the VCU Police Department and the University’s extensive emergency information systems emergency information systems, the VCU community is accustomed to feeling safe, informed, and prepared. VCU Police patrolling campus and the surrounding areas on bikes, in cars and on foot provide 24-hour protection. You can access them immediately by using one of the 350 easily identifiable yellow emergency telephones located throughout campus. Emergency phones also connect students VCU’s RamSafe, which provides escorts if you are heading home from a late-night class or meeting. In addition to regular patrols, VCU Police also offers services such as bike and laptop registration, alert text and email messaging, residential hall security, campus cameras and more.

The scores of the following tests held in 2023 and 2024 will be accepted (Sep MAT 2023 | Dec MAT 2023 | Nov/Dec CAT 2023 | Feb MAT 2024 | CMAT 2024 | XAT 2024 | ATMA 2024 | GMAT 2023 / 2024 | GRE 2023 / 2024).
Candidates who have passed the Undergraduate degree examination with 50 % aggregate marks from any recognised University in India or abroad recognised by UGC / AIU are eligible to apply. (Applicants who are in the final year of their studies should have 50% or above aggregate in all the Semesters / Years of undergraduate examinations conducted so far). Students writing their final degree examinations during March-June 2024 are also eligible to apply.
 
MAT score of 550 and above OR CAT score of 60 percentile and above OR XAT score of 60 percentile and above OR CMAT score of 60 percentile and above OR ATMA score of 60 percentile and above OR GMAT score of 450 and above OR GRE score of 295 and above.
 
For MBA (CU) + MBA (WMU, USA): Students must also obtain a minimum composite score of 450 in GMAT or 295 in GRE before students formally apply for WMU admission which will be during September 2024. (Mandatory).
 
The minimum Score specified for MAT / CAT / CMAT / XAT / GMAT / GRE / ATMA is only eligibility criteria and the actual score thereof shall have no bearing in the selection process.

CAMPUS JOBS
During the first semester in VCU, students are generally encouraged to focus on studies as transition into new education system could be challenging. However, students may opt to work on campus during the second semester. The very top students with excellent academic record and superior communication skills are usually invited to apply for a limited number of Graduate Assistanceship positions. Others may have to consider non-academic positions.

OPTIONAL PRACTICAL TRAINING (OPT)
OPT is a paid internship facility provided for international students to undertake paid internship under student visa (work visa not required). The main purpose of OPT is to help students acquire practical experience in the field of their study. Normal duration of OPT is 12 months. However, students in STEM specializations viz., Information Systems and Decision Analytics can extend OPT by another two years (24 months).

HOSTEL FACILITIES
It is compulsory for students to stay in hostels on VCU campus. Students can choose either a single room or a double sharing room. Each hostel unit will have 2-4 rooms, a living room with furniture and fully equipped kitchenette. Though TV is not provided in the units, students may purchase their own TV on arrival.

STUDENT SAFETY IN VCU
Thanks to the VCU Police Department and the University’s extensive emergency information systems emergency information systems, the VCU community is accustomed to feeling safe, informed, and prepared. VCU Police patrolling campus and the surrounding areas on bikes, in cars and on foot provide 24-hour protection. You can access them immediately by using one of the 350 easily identifiable yellow emergency telephones located throughout campus. Emergency phones also connect students VCU’s RamSafe, which provides escorts if you are heading home from a late-night class or meeting. In addition to regular patrols, VCU Police also offers services such as bike and laptop registration, alert text and email messaging, residential hall security, campus cameras and more.

1. Non-Refundable Admission Registration fee of INR 5000/
2. Programme fee as per the below table
 
Year
# Karnataka
Other Indian States
NRI
SAARC / AFRICA / PIO / OCI / ASEAN
Other Foreign Nationals
Time of Payment
1
515,000 INR
535,000 INR
645,000 INR
8,500 USD
9,000 USD
Within seven days of declaration of the Selection Process Result
 
2. MBA (Christ (Deemed to be University) + MS Business (VCU, USA) Boot Camp Fee US$ 500 Payable in October 2024 | March 2025: US $8000 Payable to VCU | August 2025: US $ 8000 Payable to VCU | January 2026: US $ 8500 Payable to VCU
 
# The fee for Karnataka domicile students, as indicated in the table, is the actual fee payable and excludes the scholarship amount.
 
It is to be noted that though the fee is fixed for two years, there may be a periodic nominal increase to meet the rise in costs.
 
Note: Living and Travel expenses are not included in the above fee.
For MBA (Christ) + MS Business (VCU, USA), it is mandatory for students to go to the USA for 9 months. In addition to the Tuition and Fee, students must be prepared to pay for incidental expenses such as Hostel Fees, mandatory health insurance, Airfare, Visa Charges, Textbooks, food, and other living expenses (approximately US$22000 all put together).
 
An estimate of the all-inclusive total budget for the second year in Indian Rupees at the current exchange rates will be Rs. 38.15 Lakhs (This may slightly vary subject to exchange rate fluctuations). Admitted students and their families must be prepared to show proof of this amount while applying for a visa to travel to the USA for the second year of education at VCU."
 
1. NRI fee is applicable for the first year for candidates who have studied foreign syllabus (has to be approved by UGC / AIU) in the qualifying examination of study in India. In subsequent years Other Indian States fee will be applicable.
 
(The above condition is not applicable to NRI and candidates applied under NRI Category).
 
2. NRI fee is applicable for the full duration of the Programme for candidates who;
    2.1. Have pursued and completed their last qualifying exam from outside India.
    2.2. Are NRI and candidates who have applied under the NRI category.
 
3. To claim the Indian category fee, the candidates should have studied last 7 years in India. (Not applicable for OCI, PIO and Foreign Nationals).
 
4. Admission registration fee of INR 5000/- is non-refundable in the event of cancellation of admission. This fee will be apart from cancellation charges if applicable.
 
5. All Candidates If “Selected” after appearing for the final selection process, the fee may be paid through the following option:
  • Payment can be made through Net banking / NEFT / RTGS
  • Payment / Transfer of fees does not guarantee admission.

For the Online Application form, click the below link:

 

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(Deemed to be University)

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Karnataka, India

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