Birla Global University Admission 2017

Located in Bhubaneswar, Odisha, the Birla Global University is a self-financed private unitary university. The university was established by the enactment of Birla Global University Odisha Act, 2015 with its main campus spread over an area of nearly 30 acres of land. The main goal behind establishment of this university is to be the best destination for aspiring new-gen managers. With state of the art facilities, best of the infrastructures and finest of faculty members, the university is committed to redefine quality in management education. The university is consistently ranked in the Top Ten among all private B-Schools and 21 among all in the 14th Business Today – MDRA Best Business School Survey – 2013. All the five streams (PGDM, PGDM – IB, PGRM – Insurance, PGDM – Retail and PGDM – Sustainable Development Practices) are AICTE approved two year postgraduate programmes. The PGDM programme offered by the university is accredited by the National Accreditation Board and the Association of India Universities (AIU) for equivalence with MBA.

At present, the university operates with four schools i.e. School of Management offering Master of Business Administration (MBA) and Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours), the School of Communication offering Master of Arts in Journalism & Mass Communication (MAJMC) and Bachelor of Arts in Journalism & Mass Communication (BAJMC), the School of Commerce offering M.Com & B.Com (Honours) and the School of Social Sciences & Humanities offering Master of Arts in Economics. The university offers admission to Doctoral (Ph.D) Program in Management. The basic eligibility criterion for admission to undergraduate and postgraduate courses offered by the university is minimum marks scored in the qualifying examination. The admission process for MBA and BBA involves Group Discussion and Personal Interview and the admission process for other courses like BAJMC, MAJMC, M.Com, etc. involves a written test/ entrance test followed by a personal interview. The application process for Birla Global University admissions is online and the application forms are available on the official website of the university.

Birla Global University Admission Schedule 2017:

S. No.

Course

Admission Start Date

Admission End Date

1

Undergraduate Courses

May 2017

July 2017

2

Postgraduate Courses

June 2017

 

Birla Global University Undergraduate Admission

The Birla Global University offers admission to three undergraduate programmes namely Bachelor of Business Administration (Honors.), Bachelor of Journalism & Mass Communication and Bachelor of Commerce (Honors.). For admission to undergraduate programmes offered by the university, the applicants must have scored minimum marks in the qualifying examination and should have good academic record. The admission process for admission to undergraduate programmes involves eligible candidates being shortlisted and called for written/ entrance test followed by a personal interview. The final selection for undergraduate admissions 2017 is done on the basis of performance in written test and personal interview.

Eligibility Criteria for Undergraduate Programmes:

S. No.

Name of the Course

Eligibility Criteria

Admission Criteria

1

BBA (Hons.)

Applicants should have good academic record and must have scored minimum 50% marks in 10+2 exam

Applicants appearing for their final 12th examination must submit their mark sheet immediately on the receipt of the same

Shortlisted candidates will be called for Group Discussion and Personal Interview

Selected candidates will be informed by the university admission office once the final selection list is declared

2

BAJMC

Candidate should have passed 10+2 from Indian School System with minimum 50% in best of four subjects

Candidates appearing in final examinations can also apply

Eligible candidates will be called for Written Test and Personal Interview

Students would be admitted based on the performance in written test and personal interview

3

B.Com. (Hons.)

Candidates should have passed 10+2 examination of C.H.S.E, Odisha or its equivalent in any discipline with minimum 50% marks in aggregate

Selection will be based on the career and written test with equal weightage

 

Birla Global University Postgraduate Admission

The Birla Global University offers admission to postgraduate programmes including MBA, MBA-BFSI, MAJMC, MA Economics and M.Com. The eligibility criteria for admission to postgraduate programmes is scoring minimum marks in the qualifying examinations and competitive exams like CAT, XAT, MAT, CMAT and GMAT. Admissions to management programmes are done on the basis of work experience, academic and professional qualifications, regional background, etc. However, the admissions to other postgraduate programmes are done on the basis of performance in written test, group discussion and personal interview. The interested and eligible candidates need to fill the online application form available on the official website of the university.

Eligibility Criteria for Postgraduate Programmes:

S. No.

Name of the Course

Eligibility Criteria

Admission Criteria

1

MBA

Candidates should have good academic record and scored minimum 50% in Bachelor Degree.

Candidates appearing for their final year graduation examination must submit their mark sheet immediately on the receipt of same

 

Candidates must have valid CAT 2016/ XAT 2016/ CMAT 2017 or MAT (Sept 2016/ December 2016/ Feb 2017/ May 2017) score card

Shortlisted candidates will be called for group discussion and personal interview

Final selection will be made on the basis of performance in Personal Interview, Group Discussion, Write-Up, CAT/MAT/XAT/CMAT/GMAT percentile, marks in Bachelor Degree, Marks in 10+2 exam, Marks in class 10

2

MBA –BFSI

3

MAJMC

Candidates must have obtained a bachelor’s degree in any discipline

 

Candidates appearing in final examinations of bachelor’s degree can also apply

Eligible candidates will be called for Written Test and Personal Interview

Students would be admitted based on the performance in written test and personal interview

4

M.A. Economics

Candidates have possess a Bachelor degree with 50% marks from any recognized university having Economics as a subject in graduation level

Admission on the basis of performance in written test and personal interview

5

M.Com

Candidates who have passed B.Com (Hons.) or B.Com (Pass) with 50% marks from a recognized university are eligible

Admission on the basis of performance in written test and personal interview

 

Birla Global University Application Process

The application process for admission to undergraduate and postgraduate programmes is online. The interested and eligible candidates need to visit the official visit of the university to submit the online application form for the programme they intend to pursue. Visit the official website of the university to submit online application form for admission to Birla Global University. Follow the below-mentioned steps to fill the online application forms:

  1. The first step is to visit the official website of the university
  2. Click on the ‘Apply for’ tab for the programme you intend to study at the Birla Global University
  3. After choosing the desired programme, fill the application form and pay the application fee
  4. Pay the application fee of Rs. 1150 for MBA programmes and for other programmes as mentioned on the above link can be paid through Net Banking/ Debit Card/ Credit Card or pay by sending demand draft drawn in favour of “Birla Global University” payable at Bhubaneswar.

Birla Global University Admission Process

The admission process for MBA and BBA involves Group Discussion and Personal Interview and the admission process for other courses like BAJMC, MAJMC, M.Com, etc. involves a written test/ entrance test followed by a personal interview.
Admission Process for MBA Programmes:

  • After an applicant has submitted his application form online, his/ her application is processed to verify the eligibility for the programme applied for.
  • If found eligible, the applicant is intimated about the date and venue of selection process – GD and PI.
  • Applicant interested to appear for selection process needs to carry photo copy/ Xerox copy of the last qualifying examination along with GDPI call letter.
  • The next step is to appear for the written ability test, followed by Group Discussion and finally a Personal Interview.
  • Final selection of candidates is done on the basis of career performance, performance in selection process and performance in CAT/XAT/CMAT and MAT

Available College Facilities

The university infrastructure provides students with the best of facilities since all the class rooms are modern technology equipped for them to get a good hold from. With the entire 9 block buildings university structure, students experience the best of furnished place facilities like the hostel rooms, 2 floor reading space library and what not. From having air conditioner in entire 9 block building structure to having the “go green” stanza in the university representation since, almost 50% of it is under the green influence.

Hostel

The residential life of the University provides students with a choice of living in the college which is both on and off the campus which provides students with liberties such as privacy since, the rooms are either based on single or twin sharing. The campus also has medical facilities too, where which an ambulance is present 24 hours a day to meet any sort of an emergency that might just occur in the campus.

Facilities available in Hostel

  • Boys Hostel
  • Girls Hostel
  • Dormitory
  • AC Rooms
  • Non AC Rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cafetaria
  • ATM
  • General Store
  • Gym
  • Medical Clinic / Shop
  • CCTV
  • Bookshop
  • Laundry
  • Air Cooler Rooms
  • Power Backup
  • Post Office
  • Parking for Two / Four Wheelers
  • Salon
  • TV Room
  • Photocopy Machines
Classroom

1. With a modern world classroom, The university gives full access to the modern day full equipped multimedia facilities which enables the students to experience the participatory style of learning.

Facilities available in Classroom

  • Wi-Fi
  • AC
  • Projector
  • Audio-Visual Teaching Aids
Sports

The University takes full responsibility in formulating teams for any sports event that is lined up, either in university or otherwise, where which lots of students participate with pure interest and dedication, taking not just studies but sports as well, to the very next stage. 

Facilities available in Sports

  • Swimming Pool
  • Basketball Court
  • Tennis Court
  • Cricket Ground
  • Football Ground
  • Badminton Court
  • Shooting Ranges
  • Table Tennis
  • Volleyball Court
Extra - Curricular

 The University has various clubs which formulates student activities, such clubs in the university are the debating and the quizzing club within which the University holds its own competition and events both intra and inter college.

Facilities available in Extra - Curricular

  • Theatre
  • Debates
  • Declamations
  • Events Committee
  • Singing Club
  • Dance School
Library

Birla Global University’s educational centre is an essential part or one of the main attractions for the university itself. From providing textbooks which is going to help students anyway, to journals and working papers. With a two floor reading space, the access to library is being provided to the university students, ex-students, research workers, staff and visitors.  

Facilities available in Library

  • Number of books
  • Number of online journals
  • Number of magazine subscriptions
  • Computerized library
  • Book bank facility