The Masters in total quality management course offered by Bharathidasan University, through distance education, is a part of the curriculum of the MBA in Operations, and comes as a boon to those who wish to pursue a TQM course, without foregoing their full-time jobs or responsibilities. At a time when most organisations expect employees to be trained in total quality management, the course gives a broad knowledge about the use of various techniques, strategies and communications to ensure maximum productivity at low cost. The certificate of masters in TQM, awarded by Bharathidasan University, is valid across India and abroad and gives a significant boost in the career for those working in organisations following total quality management.
Bharathidasan University offers this course as a distance education program and candidates who have a 50% aggregate in their 3-year bachelor's degree can apply for the masters program in total quality management. The course is meticulously designed by senior faculty members with inputs from industry experts, and the program is approved by the Distance Education Bureau (DEB-UGC), New Delhi.
The study material for all the courses in total quality management is designed to deliver the latest standards of TQM to the students. It is available as hard copy books from the university and as downloadable E-books too. The course-related audio and video files can also be accessed through a mobile app called ‘avagmah’ , at the student's convenience. Students can also interact with faculty members and course mates for a rewarding experience. The university organises regular podcasts, video chats, question and answer sessions and talks by eminent people from various organisations to keep the students updated about the latest industry practices. Apart from this, the university also offers distance learning programs such as distance BBA and online MBA in various subjects.