SMU Distance MBA/PGDM
The Sikkim Manipal University of Health, Medical and Technological Sciences (now known as Sikkim Manipal University) were established in the year 1995. It is a co-educational private organization established in Gangtok, Sikkim with agreement between Government of Sikkim and Manipal Pai Foundation.The University is approved by government of India and recognized under the UGC Act Section 2(f), 1956 vide letter No F. 9-7/96(CCP-I) dated 9th December 1998. Sikkim Manipal University is a member of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU) and its recognition with Distance Education Council (DEC).
SMU provides a world-class education and harbors expert faculties having years of experience in the field of academics, industry, and consultation. One of the major attractions of the courses is that the organization believes in imparting case-based learning and supports interactive sessions. 24×7 online call and web support from the organization has attracted a higher percentage of individuals through distance learning.
The SMU-DE Learning App presents a range of easy-to-understand and informative videos that aid the candidates to understand new concepts, with respect to the field of interest, very conveniently. The App specifically hosts the specific features like Summary Cards, Performance Tracker, Peer Quizzes, etc., which encourages the continuous academic growth of the enrolled candidate. The App also has a provision where the candidate can keep a track of their development, and stay exam-ready and updated throughout the duration of the course.
Distance Education MBA/PGDM Course Offered by SMU
Sikkim Manipal University-Distance Education (SMU-DE) offers four specializations courses under its Master’s Business Administration (MBA) Program curriculum, which includes-
- MBA in Marketing Management,
- MBA in Information Systems Management,
- MBA in Human Resource Management
- MBA in Finance Management
The course duration for the distance MBA Degree Program from SMU-DE is a minimum of 2 years (which is divided into 4 semesters) and if the candidate fails to qualify the exam within this 2 years then a provision of maximum of 4 years is granted to the registered candidates.
Eligibility Criteria for Admission into SMU Distance MBA
The minimum eligibility criteria for admission is that the student should be a graduate in any stream.
Entrance Test for Admission in MBA/PGDM Programme into SMU
The candidates are eligible to apply for the available courses on the basis of different entrance exams like CAT/GMAT/ MAT/ XAT / STATE LEVEL test scores. Candidates who have successfully qualified in SMAT examination holds a GMAT score of 500 and above or have scored 60 or more percentile/percentage and above in CAT/ MAT/XAT/ STATE LEVEL test scores are considered as eligible candidates.
SMU Distance MBA/PGDM Fee Structure 2020
The fee structure per Semester is Rs. 21,250/ includes exam Fee of Rs. 5,000/– (revised from time to time).
SMU Distance MBA/PGDM Review and Ranking
Sikkim Manipal University (SMU) is one of the top universities offering distance learning MBA in India. The courses are approved and recognized by UGC, DEB and AICTE. SMU was awarded the Best University for its distance learning in the year 2013-2014 by ASSOCHAM and ranks 21st in place/industry interface. SMU delivers theoretical knowledge as well as developing management skills to fulfill the demands of current business scenario. The university also provides successful placement drives across the country.
SMUDE FAQs for Distance MBA/PGDM Programs
Ques.1. Is Sikkim Manipal University is approved by UGC?
Ans:- Sikkim Manipal University is approved by University Grant Comission (UGC). SMU distance programs are approved by Distance Education Bureau (DEB) as well.
Ques.2. What is the difference between a correspondence course and distance education?
Ans:- In Correspondence course students have to study on their own using study materials but in distance learning can clear doubts with teachers online and offline.
Ques.3. Is it compulsory to attend classes under distance education mode?
Ans:- No,Attendance is not required. Now everything is online.
Ques.4. where I get the information about the MBA fee and eligibility criteria?
Ans:- You can fill the help form below.Our executive will call you back soon or visit the university official website.
Ques.5. Is MBA from Sikkim Manipal University valid for job?
Ans:- Yes,Sikkim Manipal University MBA degree valid for both government and private jobs. Sikkim Manipal University is approved by University Grant Comission (UGC) and Distance Education Bureau (DEB).
Ques.6. Which is best University for MBA?
Ans:- Apart from Sikkim Manipal University- Distance Education, other Institutions also provide the high quality distance MBA Programs are:-
- Symbiosis Centre for Distance Learning (SCDL)
- IMT-Centre for Distance Learning (IMT-CDL) Ghaziabad
- Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU)
- NMIMS Distance MBA
- Suresh Gyan Vihar University (SGVU) Distance MBA
Ques.7. What is the SMU fees for Distance MBA Programs?
Ans:- The SMU fee structure are Rs. 21,250/ Sem. includes exam Fee of Rs. 5,000/– (revised from time to time).
Ques.8. What is the procedure to take admission in SMU?
Ans:- Fill the help form below our Counselor guide you better.
Ques.9. Are the original documents to be dispatched to the University at the time of admission?
Ans:- No,Only scan document are uploaded online. But after admission Original document can be verified by university official.
Ques.10. Where can I collect the books and ID card after taking admission?
Ans:- After admission approval, Study material will be dispatched in your register address (what you already given in the time of admission).
Ques.11. How do I contact SMU?
Ans:- You can contact us to fill the help form below or your can call on Toll free No (9 AM to 7 PM): 1800 102 1123.
Ques.12.Do I need to write an entrance test for admission?
Ans:- For MBA admission SMAT exam require.For other courses eligibility criteria are given in prospects.