Business Administration

About

Department of Business Administration provides a two-year post graduate degree course in Business Administration. It was started way back in the year 1978, the first of its kind in the entire region when the others have not even dared to think about it. Each failure, each obstacle, and each stumbling block turned into a success story, becoming a symbol for the thousands of aspirants of this region. Today it is in the stage of proudly giving education to its 33rd batch.

The department offers two-year full time MBA degree course in 4 semester curriculum and also in order to promote excellence in management it has launched the PhD programme in management since inception. The department offers dual specialization in Marketing, Finance, Human Resource and Production Management. The doctoral programme is designed to impart knowledge, develop skills and create attitudes relevant to teaching research and consulting.

The MBA programme is under the full sponsorship of UGC and recognition of AICTE. The department is ranked best among those of the north east as per the quality of education imparted by the distinguished faculty with interdisciplinary background from the premier institutes of the country and even outside the country. The department holds the institutional membership of professional bodies like AIMS and AMDISA.

Our goal has been to develop in the students an analytical mind-set, in-depth professional knowledge, passion for achievement and a socially responsive outlook, which will ensure all round development of the nation.

Our Objectives are:
  1. To grow into an institute of excellence in imparting management education in this part of the country.
  2. To cater to the rapidly growing needs for managerial manpower through provisions of well designed and well directed programme of professional education.
  3. To generate alternative solution to management problems in general, and problems faced by business houses in the country through organized programmes of research, consultancy and publication.

Old Departmental Data

Research Activities

Publications

The faculty members of Department of Business Administration widely publish in National and International journals. Some of these journals are:

  1. Human Systems Management
  2. International Journal of Engineering Management
  3. International Journal Development Banking
  4. International Journal of Production Economics
  5. Journal of Engineering Cost and Production Economics
  6. Journal of Operation Research Society, UK
  7. Aseed, Journal of Asian Society for Entrepreneurship Education
  8. Finance India
  9. Productivity
  10. ICFAI Journal of Applied Finance
  11. ICFAI Journal of Derivatives Market
  12. ICFAI Journal of Operations Management
  13. Vikalpa
  14. JIMS
Collaborative Projects

Research and Collaborative projects (ongoing and completed) during last five years are:

  1. Artificial Neural network as a Promising Alternative Forecasting Technique in Indian Financial Markets
  2. Adoption of New Computerized Technology by Indian Industry
  3. Neural Net Forecasting
  4. Commodity Futures Markets- Its Potential Role and Impact on the Indian Economy

Postgraduate Courses

Course Type: Course Name: Subject: Semesters Years Intake Capacity:
Postgraduate MBA in Buisness Administration Buisness Administration 4 2 60
Course Type: Course Name: Subject: Semesters Years Intake Capacity:
Postgraduate Dual MBA in Buisness Administration Buisness Administration 10 5 30
Course Type: Course Name: Subject: Semesters Years Intake Capacity:
Postgraduate MBE in Business Economics Business Economics 4 2 30
Course Type: Course Name: Subject: Semesters Years Intake Capacity:
Postgraduate Executive MBA, in Business Administration Business Administration 4 2 55
Course Type: Course Name: Subject: Semesters Years Intake Capacity:
Postgraduate Diploma in HR / Marketing / Finance / Insurance HR / Marketing / Finance / Insurance
Course Type: Course Name: Subject: Semesters Years Intake Capacity:
Postgraduate PhD in HR / Marketing / Finance HR / Marketing / Finance

Professors

Monoj Kumar Choudhury
MA (Gauhati) PhD (Gauhati) Economics and Marketing
mkc@gauhati.ac.in
Munindra Kakati
MMS (Pilani) PhD (Gauhati) Production and Finance
mkakati@gauhati.ac.in
Pradeep Kumar Jain [ Head of the Department ]
MBA (Gauhati) PhD (Gauhati) HR and Finance
pkjain@gauhati.ac.in
Rinalini Pathak Kakati
MBA (Gauhati) PhD (Gauhati) Finance and Marketing
rinalinipk@gauhati.ac.in

Associate Professor

Monoshree Mahanta
MBA (Gauhati) PhD (Gauhati) Quantitative Techniques and General Management
monoshree@gauhati.ac.in

Assistant Professors

Banajit Changkakati
MBA (Gauhati) CFA (Gauhati) Finance
banajitc@gauhati.ac.in
Samir Sarkar
MBA (Gauhati) MA (Gauhati) Marketing and Cartography
ssarkar@gauhati.ac.in

Contact

Department of Business Administration
Gauhati University, Guwahati 781014, Assam
Phone : (+91) 9864015601
Email : businessadmin@gauhati.ac.in
Web   : gauhati.ac.in/businessadmin.php

Facility

Computer Lab

The department has a computer lab with Inernet facility

Auditorium

The department has an auditorum

Activity

Extension Programme

Flood relief camps organized by the students

Health Camps

Free dental camps, eye checking camps and health check up camps generally organised by the students every year

Awareness Camps

Awareness camps on RTI, Micro-finance and Domestic violence has been organized by the students.

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