Prospectus was released for admissions to the Programs for 2021-22 academic year at the ICFAI University, Jharkhand, at a function at the University. Guests of Honour for function were Dr K K Nag, former Vice-Chancellor of Ranchi University, Dr. Tanveer Ahmad, Principal, M.M.K. High School, Bariatu, Ms. Monika Srivastava, Principal, Sachidanand Gyan Bharti Model School, Doranda and Mr. Vipul Singh, Principal Rainbow Public School, Chas, Bokaro.
Welcoming the audience, Prof O R S Rao, Vice-Chancellor of the University said, “Besides continuing our earlier programs, we will be introducing a new program in Liberal Arts, BA (Honours) in English, in line with the recommendation of NEP-2020. As a lot of job opportunities are coming up in Data Analytics and Artificial Intelligence, our University will be offering B.Tech in Data science and AI from 2021”. “Program structures and Curricula of all programs were reviewed and latest courses like Digital Transformation of Business, Digital Skills, Electrical Vehicles Technology etc were added in the respective programs so as to enhance the employability of our students. In line with the focus of the Government in the COVID-19 situation, Health Care Management and Agri-Business Management will be offered as Elective Courses in MBA”, added Prof Rao.
Briefing about the flagship PhD Program (Part Time) in Management, Dr Bhagabat Barik, Asst Dean said, “Our PhD program is fully compliant with UGC Regulations of 2016 and 2018. Last date for receipt of applications is 12th April 2021 and Online Research Aptitude Test will be held on 8th May 2021”.
Addressing the function, Dr KK Nag complimented the efforts of the University in character building of the students, besides equipping them with Professional Competency. Dr. Tanveer Ahmad appreciated the quality of teaching and skill-building in the University. Ms. Monika Srivastava complimented the University for offering a wide range of programs so that students can select the program as per the aptitude and career aspiration. Mr. Vipul Singh was happy to note that students graduating from the University were placed in reputed organisations.
Addressing the audience, Prof Arvind Kumar, Registrar highlighted that candidates can apply for the program online and pays the fees by visiting the University’s website www.iujharkhand.edu.in.
Mr Sumit Kumar Rathod, Manager, ICFAI Group Information Department , Jharkhand proposed a vote of thanks.