S.KAMAL HAYDER KAZMI,
Research Analyst, PAGE
Apr 4 - 10, 2011
|PROGRAM NAME||PROGRAM DURATION (MIN)|
|MBA (Mor., Eve.)||2yr.(4Sem)|
|Prospectus & Admission Form||Rs500|
|Tuition Fee per Credit Hr.||Rs2,400|
KASBIT is determined to provide competency based quality education to their students, to inculcate in them the ability to utilize their maximum potential so that they can assume leadership roles in their future professions and successfully meet the challenges of the new era of computer and technology.
KASBIT Private Limited, which is the parent body of KASBIT, was established in September 1999 through registration with the securities & exchange commission of Pakistan. It is the first private sector institute of higher education, which is registered as a corporate body. Since its inception, the institute has achieved many a milestones advocating standard, excellence, and quality recognition.
The institute was given ISO-9001 Certification in January 2002, in recognition of its high quality control system. The institute became the first ISO-9001 certified degree awarding institute in the private sector in Pakistan. Since its inception, the management of the institute is highly conscious of attaining high standard and recognition amongst its peers through performance based achievements. With this in view the institute applied for charter in the year 2001, which was granted by the government of Sindh vide Ordinance No. XXII of 2001.
KASBIT became member of the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). AACSB International produces a wide assortment of knowledge service publications and special reports on trends and issues within management education. It also plans to conduct extensive array of professional development programs for the students and professionals. The membership ascertains the current standing of the institute. KASBIT is recognized by higher education commission.
Academic advising/counseling is an essential element of the educational process in the institute. KASBIT requires advisor-student conferences at least once a semester. However, the students are responsible for adhering to institute policies and procedures. Students may also consult faculty, department or program chairs, program coordinators or director. Students are assigned academic advisor/counselor and the names of the advisors/counselors are announced by the departments concerned.
UNDERGRADUATE & POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMS
KASBIT undergraduate program includes BBA 4 year's program. The program is aimed to provide students core information that offers a broad knowledge of business functions while emphasizing their global application. In addition, the graduates would also be required to complete a major area of specialization in finance, marketing management, MIS, banking, hotel management, and human resource management.
MBA 2 year's program is one of the most recognized postgraduate qualifications in the business world. It helps students in preparing for a variety of careers in the field of marketing, human resource, finance and others in both public and private sectors.
KASBIT offers a two year master program, which requires completion of 72 credit hours of coursework including six credit hours final project. The program consists of four semesters. For those students who obtained their BBA degree (four years program), the MBA program is of a shorter duration.
Number of courses is exempted and the required course load of a two-year MBA program was reduced from 72 credit hours to a 30 credit hours program, course load to be completed in two regular semesters followed with dissertation of six credit hours in the field of choice.
The one-year full-time taught Master's (MS/MPhil (two-year) programs require 30 credit hours including 24 credit hours of coursework. The course is unique because the whole curriculum is divided into semesters to facilitate knowledge delivery and absorption more effectively. Scholars receive an education both in management aspects and in essential areas of business administration such as technology policy, company formation, finance and management, global economics and sustainable development. All feasible efforts are made by KASBIT to provide students an opportunity to develop the work or learning according to student's scholastic interest.
The PhD (3-year research-oriented degree program) produces scholars and independent researchers. All doctoral scholars in the KASBIT are expected to learn how to analyze and synthesize the research literature in a chosen field; how to plan and initiate original research; and how to translate research findings into implications for educational practice. This program is unique, offering an integrated curriculum. The first year of study includes theoretical orientations and content underlying the knowledge base of business management. The second year turns to a more individualized program of study. A curriculum plan is developed by each student and the advisor, focusing on an area of specialization within the field of management sciences.
KASBIT faculty provides a kind of support to students that can only come from the mentors who encourage students to consider new ways of thinking to take risks and grow.