As the environment of an organisation including economic, political, competitive, regulatory and cultural factors becomes more complex, there is an increased demand for managers with the necessary skills, understanding, courage and energy to tackle the difficult demands facing organisations of all kinds. The Master of Business Administration (MBA) programme not only helps its students to develop the above skills that are highly valued by many employers but also presents a theoritical context for solving many business related problems. An MBA with different specialisation streams prepares an individual to meet the greater demands of tomorrow's advanced industrialisation.

Vivekananda School of Management Studies, a post graduation unit of Vivekananda College of Engg. & Technology, was established in the year 2007. The programme is affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum, and is recognised by AICTE, New Delhi. The department offers specialisation in Financial Management, Marketing Management and Human Resource Management (HR)

Our Moto :

A forum created for the students to facilitate different Management skills and soft skills to improve the co-ordination skills of the students and to face challenges in the corporate.

The MBA programme at VSMS is an attempt to build people skills for the students, particularly from the rural segment; with a strong focus on team skills, indispensable to any organization. A comprehensive teaching- learning pedagogy inclusive of real life role plays coupled with management games, mock drill, presentations, group discussions and case studies are used to mould the budding managers and business leaders.

As a multi – disciplinary business school we offer a full portfolio of business studies, with emphasis on Marketing, Finance and Human Resource Management. To enhance learning, our faculty employs a variety of teaching methods, including case analysis, individual and group projects, classroom discussions, guest lectures and active learning modules.

With great pleasure, I take this opportunity in extending a very warm welcome to the batch of 2011-13. I wish you a very active stay at VSMS, which would enable you to draw from all resources in assisting you to build all required skills to dominate the corporate arena.

Prof. Vivek Ranjan Bhandary BE (E&C), MBA