ICFAI University: An Introduction
Introduced with the object of promoting world class education in 1984, ICFAI (The Institute of Chartered Financial Analyst of India) is registered under the Andhra Pradesh, Telangana area Public Societies Registration Act, Act I of 1350 Fasli.
In the year 1985, the institute launched the Certificate Program in Financial Analyst, the CFA program and Indian Business School (IBS).
ICFAI Business School offers higher education in the field of management with multiple specializations. It is one of the best universities with a great vision of implementing better study patterns in the field of Indian education system and has sponsored 11 private universities in multiple states of India.
It has one of the largest groups of universities. Out of all the B-schools, IBS Hyderabad is ranked among the top ten B-schools.
The main agenda behind their education system is that they support learning than just casual teaching. Their learning area covers almost all major professional topics followed by development of agricultural economics, banking, health policies, intellectual property right and environmental sustainability.
The mission followed by ICFAI works and emphasizes a lot on ‘Learning for Leadership’. ICFAI has established its Universities in the following states of India - Rajasthan, Mizoram, Uttarakhand, Sikkim, Chhattisgarh, Himachal Pradesh, Tripura, Jharkhand and a well-recognised university at Hyderabad.
ICFAI's social contribution is also very - wide they give better placement opportunities, organize faculty development programs, merit based admission of students is also done no management quota works.
ICFAI offers distance learning PG Degree Programs, Certificate Programs, PG Diploma Programs and a UG Program. Programs offered by ICFAI are:
- MBA Finance
- MBA Marketing
- MBA HRM
- Strategic Finance
- MBA Telecom Management
- MBA Hospital Administration
- Global Marketing
- Retail Marketing
- MBA Pharma Management
- Executive MBA
- Talent Management
- International Business
ICFAI Group has earned many awards. Sharing some of the achievements:
- SkillTree Great Place to study in India 2014-16
- Most Promising Brand Professional Education 2014-15
- Leading Private University in India 2014-15
- Education Evangelist of India 2013-14
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
The Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) is a bachelor degree program in commerce.
This Business Administration program includes courses related to business study and advance courses for specific concentrations designed to give a broad knowledge in all aspects of management.
It is good for those students who seek to develop their career in management and business administration field.
Eligibility and Program Structure
For continuing the Graduation degree in Bachelor of Business Administration BBA, one must have successfully cleared 10+2 in any discipline.
The duration of program is of 3 years and the medium of instruction will be English only.
The valid time for completing BBA Program in ICFAI is six years from the date of enrollment. So students are required to complete their degree within a given time period.
In case of in-completion of program, where the student is still keen to continue the same, he/she is required to register de novo by paying the desired fee. The University will provide all study materials related to the course.
This particular programme is entirely based on self-study, however counselling classes are also organised for the betterment of learning.
The whole course has been designed and developed by considering the important aspects of the BBA program for the students.
The Bachelor of Business Administration is a program of three years. The program consists of total 18 subjects divided equally for all 3 years.
|First Year||Second Year||Third Year|
|English I||English II||English III|
|Introduction to Management||Business Law||Sale Management|
|Accounting||Financial Management||Organizational Behaviour|
|Quantitative Method||Marketing Management||Business Strategy|
|Introduction to Economics||Human Resource Management||Operation Management|
|IT & System I||IT & System II||Current Affairs II|
|Particulars||Amount in Rs.|
|Option I||Admission Fee||4,000|
|Program Fee- Year I||10,000|
|Lump sum Payment||14,000|
|Option II||EMI Facility|
|Initial Payment (BY demand Draft/Credit Card)||4,000|
|Balance amount to be paid through 3 EMI's||3,650|
Payment and Refund Policy of ICFAI for BBA Program
For enrolling in BBA Program, student can login at www.iusikkim.in/dlp.
From here they can fill their registration form and make online payment. Students can use credit cards issued by HDFC, ICICI Bank for payment.
Customers of ICICI Bank, Axis Bank, South Indian Bank, Indian Overseas Bank, Yes Bank, Federal Bank, etc. can use net banking process for payment.
Refund will be issued if students request for withdrawal within 30 days of enrolment, else, no fee refund request will be entertained after 30 days of enrolment.
Refund policy includes the deduction of admission and cost of courseware supplies fee from the paid amount. Overseas students need to contact SSD for the fee payable services for receiving the courseware.
Students can apply for ICFAI distance learning BBA course through their official website.
Fee can also be paid online through Credit Card, Debit Card and Internet Banking.
Applicants must make sure that their application consists of the following enclosures:
- Application form for enrolment into the program
- Recent coloured photograph affixed in application form
- Copies of Certificates of DOB and Educational Qualifications (10th, 12th and any other diploma, etc.)
- Xerox copy of ID proof(Aadhar Card/Passport)
- Fee Remittance Form
- Demand Draft/Credit Card Merchant Slip (wherever applicable) towards the payment
There is no enrolment of foreign citizens into the distance-learning program.
Due to visa restrictions, the university does not offer admissions for distance learning program.
However, those who are staying temporarily in abroad and hold Indian Passport can enroll subject to the decision by the Admission committee.
No application of any applicant will be entertained if it will not satisfy the eligibility criteria.
Such applications will be returned along with enclosure and the amount paid, after deducting Rs. 500.
Students can re-apply for a particular course once they complete the eligibility criteria.
Examination Pattern & Test Centers
The Examination Pattern of ICFAI is completely based on online system i.e. computer based test CBT as the department of examination is highly computerized.
For all 3 years in the program, the question paper format contains MCQ and CBT pattern questions.
Students who appear for Bachelor of Business Administration program can choose examination centers/test centers and time slot as per their conveniences while registering for the exams.
List of test centers will be available on the official website of the university.
The university conducts exams every year in the month on January, April, July and October and reveals all the exam related details on its official website around the same time.
Those students who complete their Bachelor of Business Administration program successfully, get awarded with the degree of ‘Bachelor of Business Administration’ by ICFAI University, Tripura.
Students who appear in MBA professional programme must avoid backlogs in any of the modules. This is so because they cannot appear for backlog exam in subsequent examinations (they are not supposed to give backlog exam of module I in module III).
Students have to gain at least C grade for passing any of the exams. If they secure D or E grade in any subject, then they will have to re appear for that same exam.