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Today's global economy values professionals who can cross borders, understand cultures, and operate in international contexts. Started with a vision to produce highly employable graduates through international quality education and skill development that is affordable and accessible, the Indian School of Business and Computing (ISBC), located in Bangalore, India aims to prepare students to be a part of the global economy.
London School of Commerce (LSC), London, is the largest MBA college in UK & Europe and ISBC Bangalore, is the international campus of LSC in India. For students looking for a globally recognized world class MBA, ISBC offers the perfect combination of location, quality education, affordability and placement support to Indian students. There are multiple intakes in a year for students to join at different points in time.
With so many MBA programme options, it is very difficult to choose the right one. Some of the important aspects to look at, while selecting your programme are:
Return on Investment
Faculty and teaching methodology
Networking opportunity and
International Exposure options
The British MBA programme offered at ISBC proves to perform well in all these aspects:
1. International recognition:
It is a global programme already being delivered in London, Belgrade, and Kuala Lumpur, and now in Bangalore, the Silicon Valley of India. The MBA degree is awarded by a leading British government university, which is recognized globally. The degree awarded to students studying at ISBC is exactly the same as the one awarded to the students studying at the university campus in UK.
2. Best ROI (Return on Investment):
Indian MBA: 2 years
British MBA @ ISBC: 1 year (No holidays in between terms)
Indian MBA: Rs. 4 to 10 Lakhs*
British MBA @ ISBC: Rs. 4.25 lakhs**
Living expenses per year
Indian MBA: Rs. 1 lakh
British MBA @ ISBC: Rs. 1 Lakh
Total Living Expenses
Indian MBA: Rs. 2 Lakhs
British MBA @ ISBC: Rs. 1 Lakh
Earning in year 2
Indian MBA: Still studying
British MBA @ ISBC: Rs. 3 lakhs (@ Rs. 25000 per month)
Total expenses (2 years)
Indian MBA: Rs. 6 to 12 lakhs
British MBA @ ISBC: Rs. 2.25 lakhs (Rs. 4.25 lakhs + 1 Lakh - 3 lakhs)
Post MBA Work experience at the end of year 2
Indian MBA: Nil
British MBA @ ISBC: 1 year
* Estimated fees ** Fee as of November 2013 for Indian students
It is evident from this comparison that at the end of year 2, students who choose a British MBA not only save significant amount but also gain 1 year of work experience, making it as the best ROI option available.
3. Faculty and Teaching methodology:
As a future manager, you will be expected to think and come up with solutions to the business problems. In order to achieve this objective, our faculty team will use a combination of rigorous methods like case study, plagiarism checked analytical assignments, projects etc. to train you in related concepts. They work on strengthening your areas of improvement, so that you become an asset for the company you work for and not a liability.
This programme is fully taught by distinguished faculty who are not only academicians but also have rich managerial experiences with well known MNCs in India and abroad.
4. Networking opportunity:
One of the key aspects to look for in an MBA programme is to develop a good network with the college alumni. When you join this programme, as a student of ISBC, you will be part of theinternational student community of the LSC Group of Colleges, which has more than 20,000 strong alumni network to its credit.
Attracting students from all over India and as far as UK & Europe, Thailand, Korea, The Middle East, Africa, and neighbouring Bangaladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal among others, ISBC offers a multi-cultural environment to its students which improves their interpersonal, communication and networking opportunities tremendously.
5. International Exposure option*:
The LSC Group, of which ISBC is a part, is truly a global organization with 5 international campuses. Our students cantransfer between colleges giving them the opportunity to study the last term in any one of the campuses in London, Belgrade and Kuala Lumpur and get an international exposure.
* Terms and Conditions apply
So, when you are considering making an investment in an MBA, choose a course, which will accelerate your development to meet your ambitious career goals and gives value for money.