IIT Jodhpur Launches Specialised MBA Programme (online) in FinTech, Cybersecurity

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By Education Today

Posted on May 31, 2023


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The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Jodhpur is inviting applications from working professionals for MBA programme in Fintech and Cybersecurity. Interested candidates can visit the official website — oa.iitj.ac.in/OA_PG_ADMISSION. 

Candidates will have time till June 12 to apply online for admission into the MBA programme (online) in Fintech and Cybersecurity. The online classes will commence from July 2.

A non-refundable application fee of Rs 1000 for the unreserved, OBC-NCL and EWS category and R 500 for the SC/ST/PWD category will be charged. An initial shortlisting will be conducted on the composite score, which will ne calculated with due weights to scores of graduation only, work experience and gender diversity. After that, candidates from all categories shortlisted based on the Composite Score shall be called for a personal interview (through virtual mode). The final selection list will be prepared based on the performance in personal interviews and composite scores.

Personal interviews will be conducted between June 18 and 19, and admissions will be finalised by June 29.

To be eligible for this programme, candidates should have a Bachelor’s degree of a minimum four year duration in engineering or technology with 60 per cent marks in aggregate (55 per cent for SC, ST and PWD). Further, the candidate must be a full-time employee with at least two years of experience in a relevant industry.

The programme will adopt application-oriented teaching approach, students will be taught using case studies and real-world examples. The main objective of the programme is to address the skill demands of the rapidly growing FinTech industry, both in India and globally.