KOLKATA: The St Xavier's University today started an MBA course under its Xavier's Business School with 80 students. The residential MBA course is being offered in four streams, University Vice-Chancellor Father Felix Raj told reporters here.
"From today we are offering the MBA course which will be for two years and today is the first day," he said adding that the university has got the approval of the All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE) to run the course.
He said industrialist Sanjiv Goenka, an alumnus of the St. Xavier's College and School, has been associated with the project. Sanjiv Goenka said "It is very inspirational for me to come and interact with these youngsters on the first day."
About Xavier Business School :-
St. Xavier's University begins its Xavier Business School from August 2018. "Xavier Business School" aims at forming "men and women for others" who are competent, committed, compassionate and service-oriented leaders. XBS offers a two-year full time residential MBA programme, with specializations in Finance, Marketing, HRM and Systems & Operations.
Xavier Business School is a member of XAMI (Xavier Association of Management Institutes), which includes Jesuit Management Institutes like XLRI, XIMB, LIBA and XISS. Being a Jesuit institute, inspired by the Ignatian charism, XBS aims to form global leaders for today and tomorrow to create a better world. To us, every student is indeed a burning candle that lights up other candles.