Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda
The MS University of Baroda was set up in the year 1948 in the cultural capital of Gujarat and a major industrial centre in India. It is now an internationally renowned university with about 35,000 students drawn from all over the world. It is the only English medium university in the state of Gujarat. The Faculty of Management Studies, Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, is situated in a region, which is at the forefront of business and development. During the past three decades, it has seen the emergence of numerous industrial complexes including large public sector units. Its traditional industrial base is undergoing rapid changes under the influence of modern technology. This environment is highly conducive for the development of advanced management education that caters to the managerial needs of the industry.
The institute, through its two-year full time MBA Programme, serves actively to promote the cause of management education. In the fourteen years of its functioning, the Institute has carved a niche for itself as one of the premier business schools in the western zone of the country. The faculty has started a three-year MBA evening programme (approved by AICTE) in November 1996 to cater to the requirements of executive development and training for the business and the industry in and around the Vadodara City.
The students undergo rigorous training in the functional areas of management that enables them to develop their managerial skills and analytical abilities. The MS Patel Institute of Management Studies has, over the years, produced competent and dedicated managers who occupy positions of leadership and responsibility in the corporate world.
The Vision of the Faculty is:
"To develop into a world class centre for management education, which will be known for its contribution to the development of business leadership and corporate excellence through research, mid-career executive education programmes, consultancy and training in select strategic areas."
The Mission of the Faculty is:
"To emerge as a centre of Excellence in Management Education, Training and Research."
In order to pursue and realise this Mission, the following are our Objectives :