NMIMS NGASCE DISTANCE EDUCATION MBA (Distance)/PGDM/DIPLOMA/CERTIFICATION
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Learning routes is the Authorized Enrolment Partner of NMIMS Global Access School for Continuing Education (NGA-SCE) i.e. for NMIMS Distance Education / NMIMS Distance Learning at Goregaon (Mumbai), Gurgaon (Haryana), Delhi, Mohali (Punjab), and Jaipur (Rajasthan) NMIMS Global Access School for Continuing Education (NGA-SCE) is India’s Premier Institute for Management Education.
GENERAL QUESTIONS ( NMIMS Distance MBA)
1. Is it worth doing a distance MBA from NarseeMonjee?
NMIMS Global Access School for Continuing Education, the distance and distance learning platform of SVKM’s NMIMS Deemed-to-be University, is a leader in professional and continuing education. The institution was founded in 1994 with an aim to provide distance education and in 2012 started the journey onto the technology path with distance learning and ed-tech.
With a 3.59 CGPA and Grade A+ NAAC Rating, NMIMS is one of the few universities that was granted Graded Autonomy by UGC. The NMIMS distance MBA program has a dedicated learning management portal so that students can experience the culture of learning from anywhere. The program structure follows an updated curriculum with over 200 faculty’s comprising highly sought-after academicians and industry experts to ensure that students learn from the best. The institute has tie-up with leading corporates to provide students an interview opportunity along with student support and career assistance.
2. Is Narsee Monjee good for MBA Tech?
The MBA Tech program is a dual degree program of five years which offers both B. Tech degree and an MBA in technology management. NMIMS is one of the top institutes in the country that offers this program. . The program upskills and develops students into techno-managers with a combined knowledge of engineering and management. It is a specialized program to cater to the new-age world.
The curriculum of the program is updated as per industry needs and students learn to comprehend and implement newer technologies effectively. After successful completion of the program, students will be able to contribute effectively to business objectives.
3. Is NMIMS Distance PGDM equivalent to MBA?
MBA is a degree course that is offered by colleges affiliated with universities whereas PGDM is a diploma course that is offered by institutes recognized by AICTE and is an autonomous body. However, affiliation by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU) makes PGDM equivalent to MBA.
NMIMS is one of the few institutes that were granted Graded Autonomy by UGC which means decisions related to exams, curriculum, academics, etc. are made by the authority itself and the institute’s affiliation to AIU makes the Post Graduate Diploma Program (PGDM) equivalent to an MBA degree.
4. Is NMIMS MBA valid?
NMIMS is one of India’s top B schools with a NIRF Ranking of 24th in 2020 and the NMIMS distance MBA secured a 4th Rank which makes it one of the best choices for working professionals and MBA aspirants.
NMIMS has achieved Grade A+ status and 3.59 CGPA as per NAAC rating and it is one of the few universities in the country that was granted autonomy. There are various specialized courses offered by NMIMS which are carefully designed for holistic development. These MBA degree programs are valid and in fact much sought-after amongst MBA aspirants.
5. Which NMIMS is best for MBA?
NMIMS currently has seven campuses across India these are located in Mumbai, Bengaluru, Shirpur, Hyderabad, Indore, Navi Mumbai, and Dhule. Although the curriculum and program structure followed in all the branches is the same and placements are at par, NMIMS Navi Mumbai being the oldest campus is the most preferred among students.
6. Which MBA field is best?
In these changing times, Management of Business Studies has evolved with various specialized courses to cater to a business requirement. Some of the most in-demand MBA specializations, offered by NMIMS are General Management, International Trade Management, Banking, and Finance management, Business management, Financial management, Human Resource Management, IT and systems management, Marketing Management, Operations Management, Retail Management, and Supply chain management.
MBA is an expensive course and students must ensure time and resources are not wasted by selecting the right program which matches their requirements and career goals. Students should select the right MBA program keeping in mind their interests, relevant work experience, and undergraduate degree.
7. Does Narsee Monjee accept GMAT?
NMIMS offers admissions to foreign students and persons of Indian origin (PIO) through a valid GMAT score. But, the GMAT is not accepted if you are an Indian student, in that case, you need to appear for NMAT
8. Does Narsee Monjee accept CAT scores?
CAT scores are not accepted for admission to the Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies. NMIMS conducts admissions to its MBA programs through its own exam i.e. NMAT by Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) based on which it shortlists candidates for admissions to the management courses offered at the college. Final admissions are offered to short-listed candidates based on NMAT score, case discussion (CD), personal interview (PI), and profile of the candidate
9. Does NMIMS have 100 percent placement?
NMIMS has recorded 100% placement assistance and is consistently ranked among the top B-schools in the country. In the 2020 final placement of SVKM NMIMS Navi Mumbai campus, the highest CTC was Rs 15 LPA and the average CTC was Rs. 9.85 LPA. Several multi-national companies visit NMIMS every year for the recruitment process such as :
- Mindteck India
- Essel Propack Ltd.
- Eminent Land Realty
- Lake Shore India Management
- Maxstack Lab Technologies
- Café CofFee Day
- VIVO India
- Control Print India Ltd
- Associate Group
- Zalaris Consulting
- Leel Electricals Ltd
- Michelin India Pvt. Ltd
- Zar Jewels
- Dr. Remedies Healthcare India Pvt Ltd
- Aviva India
- Bajaj Electrical Ltd
- Helix Tech Pvt. Ltd.
- Alchaw Metprint
- ELI India
- Asahi India
- Tata Communications
10. Is the NMIMS Distance is valid for the WES ?
The programs are tailored to professionals who want to learn while working in a distance learning environment. The Programs are recognized by WES because NMIMS University is a member of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU). Students can verify the same information on the WES Portal for Canadian immigration
11. In which cities NMIMS Distance Exam Centres exists?
Narsee Monjee Distance Learning Exams are held at Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Delhi, Gurugram, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Indore, Jaipur, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nashik, Navi Mumbai, New Delhi, Noida, Patna, Pune, Raipur, Rajkot, Surat, Thane, Vadodara subject to the final decision by University in the corresponding Exam Session.
12.Is it possible to receive a loan to pay for Narsee Monjee’s distance MBA fees?
NGASCE provides a comprehensive choice of courses in all areas of IT and Management Education to aspiring young minds. Fees for NMIMS Distance Learning MBA can be paid in convenient monthly installments using credit cards issued by top Indian banks. Students can also use the University’s loan facility to pay for their Narsee Monjee Distance Learning MBA fees.
Contact Us for NMIMS Distance MBA Admission
Email: [email protected]
To successfully complete your program, it is important to know and understand the examination process well and fulfill its requirements. Here you will get all examinations related information for Post Graduate, Diploma, Professional and Certificate programs.
GENERAL EXAM QUERIES
Q.1) What are the maximum marks for TEE (PGDM/Diploma/Certificate)?
ANS : 70 marks
Q.2) What is the duration of the exam?
ANS : 2.5 hours
Q.3) What is the pattern of TEE (PGDM/Diploma)
ANS : The pattern of the question paper is composite, with 50 marks out of the 70 for Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) and the remaining 20 Marks for Two Descriptive questions of 10 Marks each.
Q.4) How many questions are asked in MCQ? (PGDM/Diploma)
ANS : 34 Questions - 0.5 mark each question
25 Questions - 1 marks each question
04 Questions - 2 marks each question
Q.5) Is this an Open book Exam?
ANS : This is not an open book exam, the proctor will be monitoring your exam in real time
Q.6) Where will I get the exam link?
ANS : The exam link will be available to the students on their student portal under Dashboard or on their registered email 2-3 hours prior to the exam.
Q.7) When can I access the exam link?
ANS : The exam link will be available only at the time exam is booked for.
Q.8) Can I take a break in between the exam?
ANS : Students are not allowed to take breaks in between or use the restroom during the exam.
Q.9) Can i use any other system for the exam?
ANS : Students must ensure that they use the same system that was used for the System compatibility Check and Demo test to appear for the Final exam
Q.10) What happens if i lose my internet connection during the exam?
ANS : For any reason if Internet connectivity is lost during exams, DO NOT close the browser, the exam will resume from where you stopped. System will allow you to reconnect, if still unable to connect then contact Mettl Tech Team (+91-8047190917)
Q.11) Can I browse or switch to any other window during the exam?
ANS : Students should not browse/ switch to any other window or application during the exam
Q.12) How do I maintain the sanctity of the online exam?
ANS : To maintain the sanctity of the examination, please ensure that you are the only person in the room during the exam and there is no disturbance. At any point of time during the exam, you can be asked by the proctor through chat, to rotate your Laptop/Webcam to show your surroundings
Q.13) Can I use a calculator during the exam?
ANS : You can only use the calculator that is available on the exam screen
Q.14) Can I come to centre for the exam?
ANS : The exams are online and not centre based Considering the current scenario of COVID otherwise exams are Computer based at Centre
Q.15) What happens if I miss my exam?
ANS : Immediately inform to the student coordinator and drop an email to [email protected]
Q.16) What happens to exam duration when Mettl team is troubleshooting issues?
ANS : For any troubleshooting, exam is paused and student is given the time allocated for the exam post fixing the issue
Q.17) I started the exam but got disconnected mid-way on account of Internet issues?
ANS : If you get disconnected at the time of exam, system logs will be checked, post authorization you will be able to resume your exam from the same point where it got disconnected but only when there is time left in the exam and disconnection duration is not more than 20 minutes. If the duration of disconnection is more than 20 minutes, such situations will be managed real-time on the day of exam. In any situation do not close the browser. If still unable to connect then contact Mettl Tech Team (+91-8047190917)
Q.18) Couldn't join the exam as there was power outage/internet outage at my place
ANS : Above scenarios will be checked and solution provided on case to case basis, details to be emailed to [email protected] immediately
Q.19) What to do if I am unable to type the descriptive answers?
ANS : Chat with the proctor who will help you with troubleshooting steps
Q.20) Can I use headphone/Bluetooth during the exam?
ANS : Students are not allowed to use the earphones or bluetooth during the exam
Q.21) I am not living in India, can I give the TEE exam?
ANS : Yes, students who are residing outside India can only take the TEE exam if they are scheduled. They must ensure they have a working laptop/desktop with a working internet connection
Q.22) What happens if I accidentally submit my exam without completing it?
ANS : Exam once submitted cannot be resumed, students are advised to be cautious while selecting the options on the screen. Do not press F5 else exam will automatically get submitted.
Q.23) How do I know that my exam has been submitted successfully?
ANS : The responses are saved on real time basis. Students can call the Mettl help line number or drop an email to [email protected] for a confirmation on exam submission
Q.24) Can I reschedule my exam dates?
ANS : Re scheduling the exam is subject to case to case, students are advised to immediately inform your academic coordinator and drop an email to [email protected]
ASSIGNMENT RELATED QUERIES
Q.1) What are the maximum marks for assignments?
ANS : Assignments are for 30 Marks Maximum.
Q.2) How many questions are there in the assignment?
ANS : There are total 3 questions in any assignments, 2 questions of 10 marks each and 1 question divided in two parts of 5 marks each.
Q.3) How much word limit do I need to keep in assignments?
ANS : For a 10 mark answer students are advised to write 800-1000 words
For a 5 mark answer students are advised to write 450-500 words.
Q.4) What happens if I have used my first 2 attempts?
ANS : Student can submit the assignment again but INR 500 per subject per submission will be applicable
Q.5) Is it mandatory to upload the assignment in PDF format only?
ANS : Yes, the assignment has to be submitted in PDF format only.
Q.6) Can I upload a handwritten/scanned assignment?
ANS : No, you have to type the answer in MS Word and convert the final file into PDF before uploading
Q.7) I have accidentally uploaded the wrong assignment, can I change it?
ANS : Yes, students can upload the correct assignment again but that would be considered as the second attempt
Q.8) Can I take reference from NMIMS Book?
ANS : Yes, students are free to refer any source to attempt their assignment but are not allowed to copy the matter as it is from reference. Assignments that are copied will be marked 0
Q.9) When is student given a 0 in the assignments?
ANS : In case you have copied any content from book, google or any external source will be marked 0. Also in case 2 students are presenting identical answers then assignments for both the students will be marked 0.
Q.10) How many attempts will I get to submit the assignments?
ANS : Students will get a total of 3 attempts to submit the assignments in every cycle, only first 2 attempts are free and any later attempts will be chargeable at INR 500 per attempt per submission.
Q.11) How do I know that my assignment is uploaded successfully?
ANS : After every assignment submission an auto-generated email is sent from the system to the students registered email id. Student must keep the copy of the same for records.
Q.12) Where do I need to submit the assignments?
ANS : Students need to submit Internal Assignments through the website- Student Portal>Exam>Assignment. (No assignment sent in hardcopy or via email will be accepted).
Q.13) What should I do if I failed to upload the assignment before the deadline?
ANS : Student should report this immediately to their academic coordinator and report this to [email protected]
Fee Structure for MBA(Distance) – Prime
Option 1: Full fee payment (One Time Payment)
|Admission Processing Fee||INR 1,200/-|
|Full Fee Payment||INR 1,20,000/-|
Option 2: Annual payment
|Admission Processing Fee||INR 1,200/-|
|No of Instalment||2|
|Program fee per year||INR 65,500 /-|
Option 3: Semester-wise fee payment
|Admission Processing Fee||INR 1,200/-|
|No. of Semesters||4|
|Program fee per semester||INR 35,000/-|
Note- For Pro# additional 1,200/subject for the live interactive session will be charged. If opting for all subjects, it is 6,000/- per semester
SPECIALIZATION CHANGE – Specialization for MBA-Distance is required to be selected at the time of admission. The candidate has the choice to change the specialization before the commencement of Semester 3 with additional charges of 2000/-
DEFENSE DISCOUNT – Defense discount is 20% on the Semester wise fees. To avail of the defence discount, proper documents of defence are required to be submitted along with the related documents.
EXAM FEES – This fee is required to be paid at the time of booking of exams. 600/- per subject per attempt.
ASSIGNMENT SUBMISSION – 2 attempts are given by the university for uploading of assignments, post that additional charges are applicable.
NOTE: If a student has made Semester Wise payment and if he/she wishes to convert the same into Annual or One Time, he/she can make payment till 21st March, 2022 without late fees.