Agribusiness is one of the major generators of employment in India and worldwide. Agribusiness includes all the activities that take place from the farm to the final consumers. It covers the agri inputs, production, processing, distribution logistics and marketing all the agricultural products.
With liberalisation and globalisation, tremendous amount opportunities have been created in this sector. The agribusiness sector in India today lacks the trained and skilled managerial professionals to manage the current challenges and take it to greater heights.
With an aim to prepare qualified and well trained professionals to cater to various needs of the agribusiness sector, KSRM is launching a 2 year full time MBA Agribusiness Management programme from the 2019 academic session starting in July 2019.
The aim of the programme is to provide fundamental and analytical knowledge and the necessary skills to prepare better quality managers to serve the sector to harness its full potential. The curriculum for the programme includes compulsory courses, industry attachment and projects. The student will have to go through a rigorous curriculum which will help them to develop adequate managerial skills appropriate for the agribusiness sector.
The programme will have 4 semesters and will include an 8 week summer training programme after the completion of the second semester. There will be a total of 115 credits in the entire course. Out of these, 10 credits will be offered through 2 field segments, 4 credits through 2 live projects and the rest will be in the form of compulsory classroom courses.