SVKM’s Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies (NMIMS), a Deemed-to-be University commences admissions for Pravin Dalal School of Entrepreneurship & Family Business (PDSE&FB) for its specially curated programs varying from a 2-year course in MBA (Entrepreneurship & family business management) and MBA (Entrepreneurship), 1-year program in weekend family managed business administration, 3-year program in Bachelors in Business Management & Marketing to a 5-year program in Integrated MBA (Entrepreneurship & Family Business).
Pioneers in their domain, the institute has been acknowledged with ‘The 2020 Innovation that inspires’ by ACCSB (Accreditation), has been ranked as 96th ‘Best Entrepreneurship’ as per Eduniversal rankings, and has a special call out in the McKinsey Report, ‘The Power of Many’. The report was released at the G-20 young entrepreneur’s summit in Paris and recognizes institute’s efforts in realising the socio-economic potential of entrepreneurs in the 21st century.
Speaking about the rich course flavours, Prof. Seema Mahajan, Director, Pravin Dalal School of Entrepreneurship & Family Business, said, “Our goal is to create future entrepreneurs who understand their business core values and strengths and enable them become business leaders. Since 1999, we have built an alumni database of 6,000+ student entrepreneurs who have successfully established their business and have brought about standardisation in process’ and business management. Our programs are tailor-made and carefully designed to provide a holistic business view and help students gain multi-dimensional perspective on business dynamics. We take immense pride in providing the best-in class infrastructure and courses that aid in creating skilled and professional entrepreneurs for tomorrow!”
Further to this she said, “All our programs are designed in lines with the core objectives that students keep in mind while enrolling with us. For e.g., the 5-year Integrated MBA is for those who want to build on their entrepreneurial selves right after the 12th standard. Whereas the 1-year MBA (Entrepreneurship) program is a tailor-made weekend program for business owners as well as their family members by providing them dedicated hand-holding and mentorship. With these offerings, we have been able to create a smooth, successful, and sustainable transformation in family-owned business. With this, we continue to take effective and efficient steps towards our vision to be amongst the top-50 in the world at empowering leaders to create a better tomorrow for themselves!”
Every course offered follows an exclusively designed selection process and entails unique tailor-made learnings to students that not only polishes their entrepreneurial skill sets but also provides hands on experience on real life challenges that one faces while running a business, such as people management, decision making abilities, and other business crisis.
MBA (Entrepreneurship & Family Business Management) & MBA (Entrepreneurship) is a 2-year program designed with an objective to nurture entrepreneurial potentials in family business successors through dedicated hand-holding and constant mentoring and shape upon problem-solving, decision making, and business skill sets through rigorous projects, case studies, and lectures from experienced academia.
For MBA (Entrepreneurship & Family Business Management), one must hold a Bachelor’s degree from any recognized university (with a minimum 50% aggregate), involvement in the running of the family business and have good written and oral communication skills to get enrolled. The former mentioned program closes its registrations in the month of May, 2022, and has a total of 120 seats to be filled up while for the MBA in Entrepreneurship one must hold a Bachelor’s degree from any recognized university (with a minimum 50% aggregate) and the mindset of business development. Enrolment closing soon. Selection for both is based on an Aptitude test followed by a Personal Interview and final merit scores basis these rounds.
The 1-year Weekend Family Managed Business Administration FMBA program is known to train individuals to act as CHANGE AGENTS for their family businesses and helps them seize new business opportunities while meeting new age challenges! To enrol, one must hold a graduate degree from a recognized university or a three-year post HSC Diploma in any discipline from a UCG recognized Institute/University and have a good post education business experience. The program has a limited seating intake of 30 people and closes for enrolment in the month of July, 2022. Merit is based on scores allotted post a personal interview round.
Whereas the 5-year Integrated MBA (Entrepreneurship & Family Business) is aimed to focus on nurturing students with entrepreneurial mindset and thought-proving leadership, so they can inculcate the desired skill sets to lead their family businesses.
One needs a 10+2 or equivalent examination (with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks) from a recognized university. The current student intake number stands at 60 and the program registrations closes soon. Candidates are admitted basis the quality of assignments they submit as mentioned in the call letter that the Institute shares if a person is shortlisted and depending on their overall scores.
Bachelor of Business Administration & Marketing (BBMM) is a 3-year bachelor’s program designed to enable students understand the technological and psychological aspects of business and marketing. Students are trained at analysing the market trends (customer and competition point of view) and applying marketing management techniques while also using artificial intelligence in marketing tools. All this is clubbed with a detailed download on the right digital footprint and the technologies of tomorrow.
For NON-NPAT, 10+2 or equivalent (with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks) is an imperative step to stand eligible for this course and can accommodate a total of 60 people under this category. For NPAT takers, enrolment closes on the 5th of June. Merit is prepared basis of the candidate’s performance on the NMIMS-NPAT exam. A PI may or may not be conducted for these students.
The Institute comprehends the deep routed expectations from entrepreneurs and aims to bring the best out of them through these programs.