About the Department

PG Department of Management studies was established in the year 2009 with 57 students and 3 staff members with the aim to offer enriching learning experiences to aspiring young women managers and to ensure that they serve as agents of continuous improvement and change. At present the department has 124 MBA students (70 First MBA and 54 Second years MBA) and 8 learned faculty members. As it is functioning under Vivekanandha College of Arts and Sciences for Women, an Autonomous Institution and Affiliated with Periyar University, Salem, and the department has also been rated and recognized with respect to faculty, facilities, curricula and academic programme, and administrative system.

Vision & Mission

Vision of the Department

  1. A passion for academic excellence
  2. An enduring commitment to improving the quality of life of rural women

Mission of the Department

  1. To offer enriching learning experiences to aspiring managers
  2. To enable the students to realize their full potential

Salient Features

The Approach

VICAS MBA has a unique and innovative approach to business education, that focuses on providing the right knowledge, imparting the right skills for enduring success in management careers, and shaping the right attitudes.

Updated Curriculum

The curriculum offered to the students lays the foundation for a conceptual and analytical understanding of Indian and international business. The MBA programme is designed to closely integrate current management theory and practice.

Summer Internship Program

At the end of first year, students will undergo one month on-the-job training

Student Activities Programme

Every week-end students encouraged to hone their skills through students Association MAGIS

Placement Hour

Every day rigorous training on placement skills from 3.30 pm to 4.30 pm

Soft Skill Development

Having separate syllabus and practical teaching for SSD

Emphasis on Case-based Learning

Learning is 100% based on cases. Most of the courses are taught through real-life cases, designed to help students appreciate real-life situations.

Course Offered

  1. MBA (Master of Business Administration) (Full Time)
  2. M.Phil – (Management) – Awaiting for the Approval

List of PG Courses Offered

About The Course

  • It is a professional master's degree in Business Management.
  • MBA Program is designed for students who aspire to be business leaders and managers of the future. The program aims to impart the necessary knowledge, skills and self confidence to assist in effective and successful management, within constantly changing and highly competitive national and international business environments.

Duration of the Course

  • 2 Years (4 Semesters) / Full Time


  • A pass in a recognized Bachelor’s degree of minimum 3 years duration
  • Student should have 10+2+3 years pattern of Education
  • Candidates must have appeared for TANCET (or) “ TNSF Consortium Common Entrance Test” for M.B.A admission

Core Areas

  • Financial Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Operations Management
  • Information Technology & Systems


  • FIVE core areas with Dual Specialization
  • Any TWO specialization in the Core area

Highlights Of The Program

  • Autonomous Status with Updated Syllabus
  • Dual Specialization
  • Industry Visits
  • Corporate Training
  • Soft Skills Training
  • Full Time Class room Instruction
  • Guest Lectures by Industry Experts
  • Internship Program
  • Experienced Faculties
  • Extra curriculum Activities
  • Placement Assistance
  • Affordable fees with easy installment options

Curriculum Structure

The curriculum lays the foundation for a conceptual and analytical understanding of Indian and international business. MBA at VICAS is designed to closely integrate current management theory and practice. The course imparts knowledge and fosters attitudes essential for the growth of students into competent, responsible managers. The course has evolving programme content and is constantly updated to be in tune with the emerging trends.

Salient Feature of the Curriculum

  • Students are given FIVE core areas to choose their career path.
  • Dual specialization is offered to the students.
  • A student can select two courses from each area of specialization in the III Semester and each in IV semester.

Core Areas

  1. Marketing Management
  2. Financial Management
  3. Human Resource Management
  4. Production Management
  5. System Management



Class Room

The classrooms in MBA create an atmosphere that is conducive to learning and nurture the quest for knowledge that the students possess. The class rooms offer a flexible seating arrangement whereas that can be arranged in an ad-hoc fashion to facilitate more interaction among the students and faculty members. All classrooms are equipped with all modern teaching aids such as Black board, Fan, Light facility and with good aeration and LCD projectors with screens.

Staff Room

To ensure best organizational behavior among the faculty members the department has truly unique workplace that encourages innovation and a healthy disregard for the impossible.


With the aim to cater to the information needs of our faculty, Research Scholars, Students and its other Members, the department has its library which houses important books, journals of various functional areas of management for learning purpose.

Computer Lab

The computing resources at VICAS MBA department include latest servers and workstations, a state-of-the-art campus network and other software.

Conference Hall

The MBA department has a conference hall which helps the budding managers to discuss among themselves and design the student associations’ events. It also play a place for Group Discussions.

Seminar Hall

The department has one state-of-the-art Seminar Hall which is fully air-conditioned. The Small seminar hall a seating capacity for about 600 people. This seminar hall plays host to internal student events, guest lectures and seminars, and the famed MBA Students association activities.

Communication Lab

Communication lab at MBA has state-of-the-art information technology tools that are designed to meet the computing and communication needs of the MBA students that aims to facilitate industry-academia interface.

Annual Report

Management Studies 2017 - 2018

Date Name of the Event Description of Event Chief Guest No. of Beneficiary
23.06.2017 GUEST LECTURE Body Language Dr.R.Jagajeevan 32
30.06.2017 MOTIVATIONAL PROGRAMME “Yoga-Art of Life” Mr. T. Ramesh 28
18.07.2017 MOTIVATIONAL PROGRAMME Values of Life Mrs. S.Dhanalakshmi  40
19.07.2017 MOTIVATIONAL PROGRAMME Yoga – Art of life Mr. T. Ramesh  40
20.07.2017 (FN) GUEST LECTURE Self  Medication Hazards & Health and Hygiene  Dr. C. Jothi  70
20.07.2017 (AN) GUEST LECTURE Simple Aptitude – Guidelines Mrs. V. Sasikala  40
21.07.2017 (FN) MOTIVATIONAL PROGRAMME Data mining and its tools Dr. J. Bagyamani  70
21.07.2017 (AN) WORKSHOP Recent Trends in Multimedia  Mr. S. Jagadesh 70
22.07.17 WORKSHOP Importance of Communication Mr.A.Veerappan 70
04.08.2017 GUEST LECTURE .Net Programming Dr.A.Muthusamy,  70
08.08.17 WORKSHOP Hardware & Software Installation Mr.P.Senthilkumar 70
21.08.17 MOTIVATIONAL PROGRAMME How to write research paper  Dr. P. Bhuvaneswari 70
12.09.17 & 13.09.17 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE Two days National Workshop on “Android Mobile Application development” S.Ramanathan  70
23.01.18 to 25.01.18 FDP Three days Communicative English Training M.Senapathy 39
01.02.18 to 02.02.18 FDP Information and Communication Technology  for Business Turn Around:  Dr. P. Bhuvaneswari 39
13.02.18 GUEST LECTURE Interactive Board Training G.Ravikumar 250
27.02.18  FDP Japenese Learning Dr.H.Hannah Inbarani 39
05.08.2017 ASSOCIATION ACTIVITES Essay Writing and Drawing competition in the memory of Dr.A.P.J.Abdulkalam NIL 40
11.08.2017 ASSOCIATION ACTIVITES Association Inauguration NIL 70
14.10.2017 ASSOCIATION ACTIVITES Content Writing, Debugging & Resume Preparation NIL 70
31.08.2017 EDUCATIONAL TOUR Palakkadu . Mrs. S. Dhanalakshmi 
2. Mr. V. Janarthanan
3. Mr. K. Senthilkumar 

2016 - 2017

2015 - 2016