In last one decade, Industry 4.0 or Fourth Industrial revolution in form of Big Data, Analytics, Cloud, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning etc have started shaping all the sectors and human activities across the globe. In order to prepare professionals with blend of contemporary technological skills and appropriate managerial competencies & industry orientation, Nirma University has envisaged an Integrated B.Tech (CSE) – MBA Programme.
This five years programme will be jointly offered by Institute of Technology and Institute of Management of Nirma University. Students will learn technical and analytical skills during Phase I (first three years – six semesters) at Institute of Technology. In Phase II, they will not only enhance their analytical skills but will also acquire managerial skills for digital age, so as to make them industry ready.
After undergoing this programme, the student shall be able to:
The first three years [the under-graduation period] will have semester system. It will have six semesters, with two semesters in each of the three years. The duration of each semester is proposed to be 15 weeks (inclusive of examinations). A teaching week would normally have 25 contact hours, out of which 15 hours of classroom teaching, including tutorials, while the balance time will have library and other practical/laboratory sessions. The fourth and fifth years [the post-graduation period] will have a total of six terms, with three terms in each of the two years. The duration of each semester is proposed to be 11 – 12 weeks [inclusive of examinations].