Ascent College of Alliance University invites applications for the Master of Business Administration(MBA)
The two-year, full-time, Master of Business Administration (MBA) course follows a rigorous, relevant, contemporary, and progressive curriculum. It is designed, developed, and delivered to ensure high quality education and is taught by accomplished full-time and visiting faculty. The course consists of Core subjects followed by Elective subjects that reflect the student's chosen area of specialization – Finance, Marketing, and Organizational Leadership and Strategy (OB & HR). Students are encouraged to choose an area of specialization that suitably matches with their interests and skill sets. The specialization courses will include a field-based Industry Internship Program and a Dissertation, at the end of the program. On successful completion of the 24 months program, a student is awarded the Master of Business Administration degree by Alliance University.
Ascent College, a constituent college of Alliance University, provides a high quality academic environment with dedicated teaching staff and recognized strength in applied research underpinned by an outstanding support of the University. The institution aims to become a premier college with state-of-the-art facilities, providing world-class education, training and research in the areas of business and management. The objective is to provide students with the knowledge and skills to be successful business leaders as well as responsible social stewards. Ascent College prides itself on rigorous and relevant curriculum designed to train young professionals to be responsible and responsive to the demands of society in a dynamic milieu.
The programs at the institute equip students with a repertoire of analytical, decision-making, technical, interpersonal, and technological skills to prepare them for the challenging environment. Through involvement in Mentorship Program, Business Plan Competitions, Field based projects, and Ascent Executive Speaker Series, students learn from the knowledge and guidance of experienced business leaders.
Located in the vibrant city and global business hub – Bangalore – the college offers necessary infrastructure, outstanding student support, and a friendly cosmopolitan environment to live, study and work.
Ascent College infrastructure ensures a healthy and lively life and provides the perfect environment for intellectual growth. Facilities include a library, conference halls, cafeteria, health clinic, and an excellent IT infrastructure.
Library: The Ascent College reference and lending library is well-stacked with a vast collection of books, reports, journals, and periodicals. The library also provides access to the best of business and management-related digital resources through its subscription to various databases consisting of scholarly and industry-relevant content. Students utilize these services for their classroom-related work and for further research into areas of their interest. The library, with its ample reading room area and a collection that is continuously updated, is conducive for learning.
IT Infrastructure and Resources: Ascent College has implemented an IT network with the latest technology. High-speed servers, running on a variety of platforms to suit all kinds of requirements, support the entire network. The computer labs with broadband connectivity enable students to seamlessly complete their academic work as well as pursue research. Students can make the most of the Wi-Fi connectivity, which facilitates easy access to the internet anywhere.
Classrooms: Spacious and air-conditioned lecture classrooms are equipped with the latest audio-visual facilities for enhanced learning experience. The large conference halls that accommodate large groups at a time are used often for seminars and group meetings.
Cafeteria: The all-day cafeteria that serves refreshments for students is a pleasant get-away from the hectic classroom sessions.
Hostel Facilities: Ascent College provides separate hostel facilities for boys and girls adjacent to the campus. The hostels are managed by the college administration. These hostels offer all modern amenities and are neat and well-maintained.
Health Care: Ascent College has an in-house health clinic exclusively for the students, staff, and the faculty of the institute, and remains open throughout the week. Ascent College also has tie-ups with the top hospitals in Bangalore, ensuring proper medical care and attention to all members of the institute.
Admission to the Master of Business Administration (MBA) course at the Ascent College is strictly based on merit.
• Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 50% marks (45% for SC/ST) in aggregate from a recognized university or equivalent
• A high score in a National-level Management Aptitude Test or GMAT
The Admission Selection Process is comprised of:
• Alliance Aptitude Test (AAT)
• Group Discussion
• Personal Interview
The College also uses other parameters for admission such as scholastic and extracurricular record, and full time, relevant work experience. The selection of the candidate to the course will be based on the overall performance in the Admission Selection Process.