SVKM’s NMIMS Deemed to be University, one of India’s leading educational institutions, with a legacy of 40 years of academic excellence, has announced that the admission process for MBA (Digital Transformation), at Centre of Excellence in Analytics & Data Science in Mumbai, will close on March 27, which is the last day to pay the admission fee. The two-year program, which commences from June 10, is thoughtfully designed to train managers who possess the capability to chart organisational digital transformation frameworks with emergent technologies. NMIMS Centre of Excellence in Analytics & Data Science also offers the highly-regarded MBA (Business Analytics).
NMIMS has been granted Category-I Deemed University status by Graded Autonomy Regulation 2018 by MHRD/UGC, and NMIMS Mumbai Campus is NAAC-accredited with a CGPA of 3.59.
Commenting on the program, Dr. Ramesh Bhat, Vice Chancellor, SVKM’s NMIMS, said, “Today, no organization can afford to operate without the robust digital infrastructure in place. However, with the pace of technology itself changing at lightning speed, many businesses are stuck with systems that have long become obsolete. There is an urgent need for management professionals who can lead the transition of companies to new-age technological systems that facilitate the achievement of a business’s strategic goals. Our objective is to groom techno-managers who can seize the opportunities provided by digitization, understand its challenges, and motivate others to adapt to a changing workspace while steering digital transformation in their organizations.”
Dr. Anuja Agarwal, Professor & Associate Dean, Technology Management and In-charge MBA (Digital Transformation) further added, “The MBA (Digital Transformation) is a multidisciplinary program that aims to equip students with technical skills as well as managerial perspective, to lead digital transformation in businesses. The program has a strong industry interface that provides students with practical experience in a dynamic and complex digital business environment. With a focus on advanced skills in digital technologies, the curriculum also encourages critical thinking to lead successful businesses.”
The extensive curriculum combines advanced modules in digital technologies, Intelligent Automation, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning with higher order skills like Design Thinking & Critical Thinking; plus the essential management studies in Marketing, Finance, HR, Change Management, Value driven Digital Transformation processes, Digital Marketing, Operations, Fintech and Supply Chain Management.
Owing to the high demand for business leaders who can lead digital transformation across various sectors, students can look forward to a wide array of career choices, from consulting roles, such as digital or domain consultants, to client-facing roles in sales and marketing. With technology becoming a core component of management, the MBA (Digital Transformation) program is an ideal launchpad for budding managers who aspire for leadership roles like Chief Digital Officer. In due course of time, even the CEO positions would attract an MBA graduate with Technology leveraging competency.