Message From The Dean

Welcome to the Faculty of Management and Commerce at Manipal University Jaipur!

Management education in India and across the world is witnessing fundamental revolution pertaining to technological advancement, rapid innovation, changes in geo-political dynamics and changes in the lifestyle of the population. This imposes tremendous challenges to the educators and management researchers. However, as a part of major technological university, the Faculty of Management and Commerce (FoMC) is uniquely situated to face those challenges through multidisciplinary approach and innovative pedagogy.

The Faculty of Management and Commerce (FoMC) is the second largest Faculty of Manipal University Jaipur and in a short span of 11 years, the FoMC has reached a milestone of approximately two thousand students and seventy faculty members and offers eleven programs including undergraduate, postgraduate and Ph.D. programs across different disciplines of management. We are one of the best management schools in the country with 79th rank in the prestigious NIRF-2023 ranking. The growth history of the FoMC is a testament of our commitment towards providing quality management education through, various programs and cutting-edge research.

The Faculty of Management and Commerce (FoMC) consists of three important schools- TAPMI School of Business (TSB), School of Business and Commerce (SBC) and School of Hospitality and Tourism Management (SHTM). TSB offers 2-year fully residential programs-Master of Business Administration (MBA) and Master of Business Administration – Business Analytics (MBA-BA). SBC offers Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), Bachelor of Business Administration - Business Analytics (BBA-BA), Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com), Bachelor of Commerce-Honors (B.Com-Honors), Integrated MBA programs, and M.Com Programs. SHTM offers a 4-Year Bachelor of Hotel Management (BHM) and 3-year BBA in Hospitality and Tourism Operations programs. The TSB and SBC also offer Ph.D. program in management across different disciplines of management.

I wish to highlight four important aspects of the FoMC: Mainly the curriculum, the teaching pedagogies, the experienced faculty members, and focus on holistic development of our students. Firstly, our curriculum is meticulously designed which not only focuses on imparting discipline knowledge to our students but also helps them in acquiring other important competencies including analytical thinking, effective communication, leadership, and ethical and social responsibilities. We offer a unique mix of core and elective courses which helps our students in specializing specific discipline like marketing, finance, human resource, business analytics and information technology. Secondly, we facilitate conducive teaching and learning environment, and our faculty members apply appropriate teaching pedagogies including case methodology, experiential exercises, simulation games, and group activities. It enables our students in acquiring important skill sets of a business leader. The FoMC has a strong industry connect and summer internships are integral component of our both undergraduate and postgraduate curriculums. Thirdly, we are very proud to have approximately seventy full-time faculty members who have acquired their Ph.D. from topmost institutes of India and abroad. They are actively involved in teaching, research and creating knowledge in their respective fields. They are passionately involved in in-class and off-class activities which provides a unique opportunity for our students to learn from them. Fourthly, as a business, commerce, and hospitality discipline, we also strongly believe in overall development of our students. Hence, the FoMC provides various co-curricular opportunities through different student-run clubs, industry guest lectures, management, and cultural fests.

Imbibed with the seventy years of rich legacy of Manipal Education Group, Faculty of Management and Commerce at Manipal University Jaipur is committed to impart contemporary and transformative management education through innovative pedagogy, multidisciplinary approach, research ecosystem and industry connect.

Once again, I welcome you and urge you to explore outstanding opportunities offered by the Faculty of Management and Commerce situated at the beautiful campus of Manipal university Jaipur.

Brajesh Kumar
Dean, Faculty of Management and Commerce, Manipal University Jaipur

Prof. (Dr.) Brajesh Kumar

Dean, Faculty of Management & Commerce
Fellow PhD (IIM Ahmedabad, India)
M Tech (IIT Kharagpur, India)
B Tech (RAU Central University, PUSA)