Operations research is a mathematical application of analysis used to define problems and then help in decision-making, thus making it an important subject for a course in MBA Operations. The Bharathidasan University’s Centre for Distance Education (CDE) offers online MBA in Operations that has operations research as part of the syllabus.
While there is no specific operations research masters degree, the subject is incorporated in various courses both at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Some of the courses that have operations research in their syllabus are BCA, BBA, BSc Computer Science, BSc IT, MCA and MBA Operations. However, the operations research online course that the varsity offers is that of a one-year diploma degree in the subject.
Apart from these, the CDE offers various options in the online MBA specialisation. The two sought after amongst them are MBA in marketing course and MBA in finance.
Marketing is one of the most important and essential functions of a company. It is an ever-growing field and has a plethora of job opportunities. A degree in MBA marketing makes one well equipped to take on any job in the corporate sector and keep pace with the fast-growing industry. The course has been designed to make students aware of the recent trends and the existing norms. The students are first taught basic management concepts and then subjects specific to marketing like consumer behaviour, business-to-business marketing, sales and distribution, advertising and sales promotion, services marketing, retail management etc.
Apart from marketing, finance is another subject that is most popular among students. An MBA finance degree can fetch you one of the most sought after jobs. Finance is the lifeline of any organisation and a great understanding of the subject is an added advantage. The students are imparted with in-depth knowledge about finance. The course structure is meticulously designed and has subjects like strategic cost management, financial service and security analysis, portfolio management etc
Distance learning or online education is fast becoming a stepping-stone to success. It has widened the horizon for students who cannot attend regular college. Distance learning is not only affordable but has a variety of courses to choose under one umbrella.