The foundation of an inclusive and a well-functioning society is based on the pillars of care, equality and the creation of opportunities for everyone involved. And this would come to fruition, only if there is a prospect of growth for entrepreneurship in the social context as today societies are searching for innovative ways to provide socially important goods in health, education, social services, environment and community development.
Non-governmental Organisations (NGOs) / Social Organisations play an incredible role in today’s society to significantly level the playing fields so that progress becomes cohesive. They need management professionals with in-depth administrative skills across diverse functions who are efficient in understanding the challenges and providing fruitful solutions. Hence, ‘Social Entrepreneurship’ is today a potent force and its need is felt stronger in the current times across multiple domains.
Realising the need of the hour, NMIMS School of Business Management launched a uniquely designed program – ‘Part Time MBA in Social Entrepreneurship’ in the year 2007 which is suitably structured for students to transform them into dynamic Social Entrepreneurs with competent managerial skills. This vibrant and distinct course combines the passion of a social mission with a business-like discipline; innovation and determination which helps the students excel in the art of management and take up challenging roles in NGOs or philanthropic organisations.
This program comes under the purview of ‘The School of Business Management’ (SBM) of NMIMS which offers the best management education in the country to the individuals who want a transition in their career. A dynamic curriculum designed in conjunction with academics and industry practitioners, provides them the opportunities to master new skills and explore varied perspectives.
Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies (NMIMS) was established in 1981 by Shri Vile Parle Kelavani Mandal (SVKM) to meet the growing demand for management education. In 2003, NMIMS was declared a Deemed to be university under Section 3 of the UGC Act 1956. With the legacy of 40 years, NMIMS has become one of the Top-10 B-schools in India and has emerged as a multi-disciplinary, multi-campus University with 17,000+ students and 750+ full-time faculty members.
Part Time MBA in Social Entrepreneurship & Sustainability Management endeavours to develop strategic orientation and motivation for success with a social conscience. It prepares students for innovatively approaching public needs with a combination of entrepreneurial practices and social purposes through the for-profit, non-profit and governmental domains.
The MBA program is primarily aimed at offering entrepreneurial and leadership skills to individuals who wish to begin challenging journeys in social sectors and bring a change in the Indian economy.
Part Time MBA in Social Entrepreneurship: It’s a 2 Year, 7 Trimester course focussing on the development of knowledge & skills to successfully manage the social sector’s responsibility.
To focus on execution of projects and develop sustainability of development organisations through innovative management approach
To develop a holistic perspective on current issues in management of social sector
To complement the operational skills of management with a strategic vision to develop social enterprises
To expose the students to international benchmarks in stakeholder management in the social sector
Social Entrepreneurship is a driving vision that compels one to dedicate a life to a particular social outcome. Hence, post Part Time MBA in Social Entrepreneurship, students get opportunities to take on leadership roles within their existing companies, leading non-profit organizations, for-profit social enterprises, government or CSR departments. Also, many alumni have chosen to work as professionals within an organization that supports social entrepreneurs through incubation centers, venture capital funding organizations, not-for-profit funding agencies, development consulting firms, etc.
Through MBA in Social Entrepreneurship, your management acumen will be at the forefront in developing a well-balanced society that cares for all its citizens.