Master in Business Administration (MBA) Rural Agri – Business – AICTE Approved

The MBA curriculum of the university caters to the growing demand of skilled employees in the global business houses. The curriculum has been effectively supplemented by additional program from the best in the world to create leaders in all sectors of Agri – Business World. Agriculture plays a key role in the economic development of the country. Financing and investment in modern technologies in farms and agro-processing businesses, will make these businesses more competitive in the future.

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PROGRAM DIRECTOR

Dr. Prakash Bakshi
Ex. Chairman, NABARD

National Bank for Agriculture & Rural Development (NABARD) is an apex development financial institute in India

India is the largest producer of milk and the second largest producer of foodgrains, fruits and vegetables. From being a net importer of many agricultural products, we are now emerging as exporters of many agricultural products. Certain significant and almost irreversible developments in the economy, agricultural scenario, our population structure, and its consumption pattern are now creating production, logistics, business, processing, and marketing opportunities which will require a new set of informed, trained and skilled manpower to handle the emerging challenges.

Our agribusiness course has been designed to equip you with the knowledge and capabilities to meet these challenges. We will also ensure that apart from our own expert faculty, industry stalwarts interact with you regularly and impart you with those practical aspects of agribusiness which will make you a complete agribusiness professional with sound theoretical and practical knowledge and the confidence to apply it in real world situations. We welcome you to join this course and be part of the emerging India growth story.

KEY FACTS:

2-year full-time AICTE approved MBA from Savitribai Phule Pune University

Curriculum developed & delivered in association with top global academic partners

MBA Rural Agri Business

ASM EDGE Advantage

ASM’s EDGE

Intensive research has led ASM to initiate a unique focused program designed to enhance employability of ASM Students by providing them holistic cutting edge certification of the latest in demand skills in association with the leading corporates and top business schools in the world.

ASM Edge - ASM IBMR, Pune
  • ASM’s EDGE is integrated into the program to enhance the employability of students
  • We provide them holistic cutting-edge certification of the latest in demand skills
  • CPA training and certification from India’s leading CPA institute Miles
  • Online courses and case studies from Harvard Business Publishing (HBP)
  • Certifications in finance from SAP & IBM

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

The PGDM curriculum of the university caters to the growing demand of skilled employees in the global business houses. The curriculum has been effectively supplemented by additional program from the best in the world to create leaders in all sectors of Agri – Business World. Agriculture plays a key role in the economic development of the country. Financing and investment in modern technologies in farms and agro-processing businesses, will make these businesses more competitive in the future.

WHY Study Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM Agri Business Management)

Placements at global organizations,

  • Learn analytics from IBM and enterprise management from SAP in your specialization.
  • Industry visits, certification, training programs and opportunity to learn from the best in academia and industry.
  • Live projects from Agro Business Sector
  • 360 grooming throughout the year for the students to make them the most sought after candidates.
  • Special lectures from experts from Agri Business
  • Online courses and case studies from Harvard Business Publishing.

ASM Students Have Consistently Proven to be Industry- Ready Professionals with Well-Rounded Abilities

Co-curricular Activities | Interactive Business | Inter-collegiate Competition Extracurricular Activities | Mentoring & Counselling | Case Studies | Seminars Industry-interfacing | Study Tours | Presentations | Workshops Outdoor Team Building Exercise | Inter-collegiate Competitions | Industry Visits

Eligibility :

Candidate having minimum 50% aggregate in graduation (45% in case of reserved category from a recognized university and having valid CMAT/CAT/MH-MBA-CET scores are eligible to apply for the MBA program. For Maharashtra domicile the eligibility is 45%.

 

Admission Procedure:

Admission to the course is centralized conducted by the Directorate of Technical Education (DTE), however students may also apply for the institute level seats. Candidates applying to the institute directly will have to send their 10th, 12th, Graduation marksheet, entrance exam score card, & photo ID proof either by email, by post or in person. Once the documents are verified the students will have to appear for the personal interview. On being selected, the candidate may take admission within the stipulated date by paying the tuition fees and submitting the relevant documents in original.

The program comprises of intensive classroom learning held at our Pune campus, along with Industrial Training and Internship delivered in association with top industry partners. These features make it one of the most sought after post graduate diploma courses in Pune, India

Year 1

SEM – 1
Generic Core Courses
101 Accounting for Business Decisions
102 Eco Analysis for Business Decisions
103 Legal Aspects of Business
104 Business Research Methods
105 Organizational Behavior
106 Basics of Marketing
Generic Elective Courses
107 Geo Political Economy
108 MS Excel & Advanced Excel Lab
109 Selling & Negotiation Skills Lab
110 Leadership Lab
111 Enterprise Analysis – Desk Research
SEM – 2
Generic Core Courses
112 Marketing Management
113 Financial Management
114 HRM
115 Decision Science
116 Operations & Supply Chain
117 Management Information Systems
Generic Elective Courses
118 Life Skills Lab
119 Geo Politics & economic systems
120 Business systems & Procedures
121 Computer Aided Personal Productivity Tools Lab
122 Industry Analysis – Desk Research

Year 2

SEM – 3
Generic Core Courses
123 Strategic Management
124 Enterprise Performance Management
125 Startup and New Venture Management
SEM – 4
Generic Core Courses
126 Managing Sustainability
127 Dissertation

Specialisations

2 CORE Courses As Per The Following List – In Semester 3 or 4
Sr. No.
Course Name Semester
1 Major Specialization Subject- 1 Semester 3
2 Major Specialization Subject- 2 Semester 4
Any 2 ELECTIVE Courses To Be Selected From The Following List
1 Rural Credit and Finance Semester 3
2 Rural Marketing II Semester 3
3 ICT for Agriculture Management Semester 4
4 Agri – Entrepreneurship Semester 4
Mr-Sanjay-Kaul

Mr. Sanjay Kaul

MD,CEO, NCML

Mr-U-S-Awasthi

Mr. U.S.Awasthi

MD, IFFCO

PAWAR

DR. V. N. PAWAR

Dean, MIT ADT
University

VINAY

MR. VINAY NAIR

CEO, Aaria Biolife Sciences Pvt. Ltd.
(Harvard Business School Alumni)

BERRY

CDR RUPAK BERRY (RETD)

Director,
Berrys Roses & Petals

RICHA

RICHA NAIR

Director,
Aaria Biolife Sciences Pvt. Ltd.

SONAWANE

DR. SUBHASH SONAWANE

Prof. ASM Group

We have a rich blend of core, international, and industry faculty that deliver the program using innovative and experimental pedagogy and state-of-the-art learning management systems (LMS). To know the full list of faculties for this program click below.

Curriculum for the program in developed & delivered in association with top global academic partners.

student completing MBA in Rural Agri – Business Management can look at niche opportunities like:-

  • Career opportunity as senior executive in large multiple companies
  • Head of family businesses and Agri – Business Entrepreneurs, in all sectors of the industry
  • Producers, Processors, and Distributors of Agricultural and food products
  • Marketers of fresh and package foods, convenience meals, and snacks
  • General and specialised grocery retailers, food ecommerce players, and food service providers
  • Manufacturers and Distributors of Agriculture inputs, supplies, and farm equipments
  • Financial services firms that directly serve te Agri – Business industry
  • Government agencies and non-government institutions that further agribusiness for the public good
  • Digital, Bio-technology, and other technology players that shape the food, Agriculture, and energy sectors

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