MBA

Our 18 months full time MBA (Finance, HRM and Marketing) is a flagship programme of the Royal University of Bhutan. It is an advanced qualification designed for top-notch graduates who will set the future wave of financial markets and lead those innovative organizations.

Participants of our MBA programme will bring rich diversity of work experience, age group, gender, culture and educational backgrounds that transforms into knowledge and human skills which are pervasive in dynamic organization. Our MBA programme will provide these cutting edge skills required for sustainable business models.

Unlike other Universities, we give an undivided attention to our MBA participants in terms of resources and faculty engagement. We draw our faculties from the pool of world class management institutions such as IIM (A), IIM (C), and Stockholm School of Business; and proven corporate leaders who withstood the hard times of global economy and who can decipher issues. Most of our modules will be taught by case methods and simulations.

Intellectual growth and fervor are the bedrock of our MBA programme. Our participants decisively invest their time in contextualizing and synthesizing contemporary issues of financial management and developing pragmatic solutions. The participant’s learning culminates in conceptualizing and completing a 60 credits group consultancy project. The ideal participants to this programme, therefore, will be those individuals aspiring to develop their career to its fullest potential, at an accelerated pace.

Overall, our MBA programme takes ownership of transforming our participants into world class leaders and fore-runners of the leading organizations.

Entry Requirements

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ntry to the MBA programme is open to any graduate who has a university degree from a recognized university or equivalent GPA (Grade Point Average). However, the final admission will be determined by the applicant’s performance in Graduate Selection Test. As a thumb rule, applicants must score minimum of 50 percent in GST. This admission procedure is applicable to both domestic as well as international applicants.

Graduate Selection Test for Admission

Graduate Common Aptitude Test      50%

Bachelor’s Degree Marks                    10%

4 Years (Honours)/Work Experience       15%

Group Discussion                                10%

Personal Interview                              15%

100%  (selection based on ranking)

GST will be conducted at Gedu College of Business Studies on December 27th, 2019.

Application checklist

Completed online application form
Copy of Undergraduate Degree Academic Transcript
Copy of Undergraduate Degree Certificate
Copy of No Objection Certificate from the current employer.
Copy of National Identity Card
Copy of Police Clearance

Applicants will be required to produce the original documents at the time of enrollment.

Bridge Course

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uccessful applicants are recommended to take our bridge course in Accounting, Corporate Finance and Economics, if they have not done any of these subjects in their prior qualifications. The bridge course will be offered for 2 weeks (equivalent to 60 hours or 6 credits).

The bridge course will cover fundamental concepts and principles in accounting, corporate finance and economics that will facilitate participants to make smooth transition to MBA programme.

Fees

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articipants must pay full tuition fees. Fees indicated here do not cover living expenses for participant or the family accompanying him or her. However, the college will provide much affordable residential homes for participants and the accompanying family members. All fees must be paid at the time of enrollment either in the form of cheque or draft payable to Gedu College of Business Studies.

Domestic Participant’s Fees

Semester Module Credit Consultancy project Total Credits Fee/Credit Total Fees
Sem I 5 75 10 85 590 50150
Sem II 5 75 10 85 590 50150
Sem III 2 30 40 70 590 41300
Bridge Course 3 6 6 590 3540
TOTAL  145140

International Participant’s Fees

Semester  Module Credit Consultancy Project Total Credits Fee/Credit Total Fees
Sem I 5 75 10 85 1800 153000
Sem II 5 75 10 85 1800 153000
Sem III 2  30 40 70  1800 126000
Bridge Course 3  6 6  1800 10800
    TOTAL 442800

Scholarship The Royal Government of Bhutan will provide scholarship for 21 candidates. This scholarship will cover full tuition fees and a living expense or monthly stipend of Nu. 1,500. The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of the Graduate Selection Test’s (GST) result.

Programme Structure

Year 1

Year 2

Semester I

Semester II

Semester III

ACT501 Financial Accounting FIN501Financial Management Elective 2
ECO501 Managerial Economics MKT501 Marketing Management Elective 3
BMS501 Operations Research and Quantitative Techniques HRM501 Human Resource Management RES601 Consultancy Project
MGT501 Ethics and Leadership Development Elective 1
MGT502 Business Strategy, Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability RES601 Consultancy Project


List of Electives

Sl. No.

Finance

HRM

Marketing

1

FIN602 Advanced Corporate Finance HRM602 Organizational Development and Change Management MKT602 Marketing Research and Consumer Behavior

2

FIN603 Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management HRM603 Industrial Relations and Employee Grievances MKT603 Services Marketing

3

FIN604 Public Financial Management HRM604 Human Resource Planning and Information Systems MKT604 Sales Management and Communication

4

FIN605 Financial Statement Analysis and Valuation HRM605 Employee Development and Knowledge Management MKT605 Customer Relationship Management

5

FIN606 Private Equity and Venture Capital HRM606 Performance and Compensation Management MKT606 Global Marketing

6

FIN607Financial Engineering and Risk Management HRM607 Human Resource Management in Service Sector MKT607 Retail Marketing

7

FIN608 International Finance HRM608 Global Human Resource Management and Practices MKT608 Digital Marketing