Brief History of the Department
The University Department of Management came into existence in the year 2008 and Two years MBA Program was started from the session 2009-10 as per the approval of the AICTE, New Delhi (Letter No: JHAR/MBA/09/2008/001, dated 12.06.2009) and HRD, Govt. of Jharkhand State (Letter No.: 162 dated 28.05.2008). Department of Management came under the running separately faculty of Commerce. The Department is located in the Sprawling-Lush Green Campus. It has an excellence ambience and panoramic landscape suited ideally to a modern academic campus and looks like a modern Business School endeavoring to produced goal oriented and values committed managers and entrepreneurs.
The Department of Management was established and started different programs of Management and well managed under the guidance & leadership of Professor M.K. Singh(founder Director) .The University Department of Management follows the Choice Based Credit System (CBCS) since 2015 and amended time to time as per requirement. The two year courses of MBA is divided into four semesters. It is one of the vibrant Department in the University, playing a vital role in serving to the society by shaping the professional career of the students as per the Vision and Mission of the Department and focusing to make them employable .
Prof. M.K. Singh founder Director and the brainchild of the Department is taking care for the Department of Management Science for there over all development. Since inception as mentor and building as visionary for University as whole.
Vision: To be Globally Acknowledged Management Department with Social Relevance.
Mission: To develop Managers& Entrepreneurs of essence and excellence and to enrich the Society through Education, Research and Consultancy.
1. Two years Full Time MBA programme, with the Intake of 60.
2. Two years MBA Executive Programme for working & Non- Working, with the Intake of 40.
3. One year PG Diploma in Rural Management and Marketing Management with the Intake of 40.
4. Two year MBA in Rural Management and development Programme (Start in the new session) with the Intake of 60.
A bi-annual refereed Journal – “Futuristic Journal of Commerce and Management : A Journal of Vinoba Bhave University”, with ISSN.No-2582-1106 is publishing by the University Department of Commerce & Management since 2020.
Three story building has be constructed with the financial support of the UGC for commerce and management courses as Business Administrative Block and now the building named “Kautilya Bhawan”. The Department of Management is functioning very smoothly with latest equipment, infrastructure and another facilities for the students and faculties. A computer lab along with 30 nos of computer system with LAN & Wi-Fi facilities has been provided to the students and faculties for access as per requirement of curriculum and for project preparation as well as online classes and training. In addition to that a one of the common independent computer lab along with 30 nos of computer systems for the research scholar along with latest version of SPSS of IBM company has been provided for the research activities. The Department of Management has offered Ph.D. program in the various discipline related to Management area such as Finance, HR, Marketing, Banking & assurance, IT, IB and other inter disciplinary areas. Various NET/JRF candidates has enrolled for Ph.D. program on regular basis. Since 2012, about 12 students qualified NET examination of UGC and within five years 18 of candidates has enrolled for Ph.D. program in the Department and 18(Eighteen) nos of Ph.D. awarded in Management for the last five years. Well qualified faculty members are taking responsibility of teaching, learning and evaluation of the students and perform their best practices in the academic work and guiding research scholar. The Department is conducting six months Ph.D. course work for the researcher as per UGC guideline and university directives.
The Department and faculty members is taking lot of initiatives for safety and security of girls students as well as boys students and focusing overall development of the students through the different co-curricular and extra -curricular activities. Students of the Department are availing common facilities in the building and campus such as central library, Indoor and outdoor stadium , gymnasium, Auditorium ,Canteen and many other facilities .
The Department of Management has conducting various seminars, workshops, faculty development program through the different modes on regular basis. The Department has also organized special lectures, Chancellor lectures and interactive session with the help of external resource person for the updating of advance subjects and practical knowledges of the students and faculties.
The University Department of Commerce along with Management department proudly takes the credit of successfully conducting the three days 68th All India Commerce Conference of Indian Commerce Association(ICA) was held from 06th to 08th November, 2015 under the leadership of Prof.(Dr) M.K. Singh, Head & Dean , faculty of Commerce and Director, Department of Management Studies, VBU as Conference secretary and subsequently Professor M.K. Singh elected as President of ICA for the year 2016. All around 1400 number of delegates from all over the country and abroad were participated.
The campus life of the Management students is quite rich and various activities in term of academic, extra- curricular and extension activities are being conducted by the Department such as mentorship of the students which is divided into four groups each placed under a mentor. Lectures by eminent personalities, internal seminars by students and faculty, business quiz, entertaining programs like karaoke and Saturday program organized by one of the four groups keeps everybody alive. The department also has a MBA Students Club which has organized Blood Donation Camp regularly and has also won accolades from several quarters for its noble activity.
Before commencement of the new session, the department has conducted one week Induction Meet Program with the help of eminent resource persons and faculty members. We are committed excellence believe in quality and ethics.