IntroductionMBA in distance education is gaining popularity all over India. In Kolkata recently lot of distance education universities conducted admission for MBA in distance mode. However, a lot of students became upset when the admissions were stopped as per UGC guidelines on 31st August. So, here is good news for all those candidates who wished to study MBA for the December session and couldn't take admission in distance education universities like Pondicherry University. As per UGC guidelines the admissions are reopened and will continue till the 30th September, 2019.
Admissions for MBA in KolkataIf you belong to Kolkata and have recently completed graduation then you can think of enrolling in MBA distance course under Pondicherry University. MBA courses in Pondicherry University are offered at St. Xavier's College in Kolkata. The address of St. Xavier's College is 30, Park Street Kolkata-700016. You may contact their office for collecting MBA admission forms, the phone numbers are 033-2287 6035 and 033-2255 1236. You may also go through the official website of St. Xavier's College.
Eligibility Criteria for admission
Documents checklistYou can secure admission on the day when you collect the MBA form. You need to bring with you the necessary documents for this purpose. The documents checklist includes, the original mark sheets and certificates of class 10, 12 and graduation. If you are a recent pass out then graduation mark sheets of all the years will suffice. You need not produce the graduation certificate. You need to bring two photocopies for each of the aforementioned original documents. All the photocopies need to be self-attested. You also need to bring 3 passport size photographs and Rs. 17,500 in cash for the first semester admission.
One word of caution, if your final semester or year's mark sheets are pending or results are pending, make sure that you will receive them before 30th September, 2019. Otherwise your admission for this MBA program will be canceled. If your results will take more than this deadline to publish, you need not worry, you can take admission for the January, 2020 session again.
Course fee and durationThis MBA course is 2 year long and divided into 4 semesters. The minimum duration of this course is 2 years and maximum is 4 years. Therefore, if you have backlogs in certain semesters, then you can clear them in a maximum of 4 years. However, if you fail to clear in 4 years, your admission will be canceled. The fee of this program is a total of Rs. 46,500 for four semesters. For every semester you are required to pay the fee before the corresponding semester.
ConclusionTherefore, if you have missed the MBA admission in the previous month, here is your chance to take admission. The admission for MBA distance program will be open until 30th September, 2019. All the Best!