Sikkim Manipal University Flexi MBA with iPad 2 Review

Today we're gonna review a new MBA course offered by one of the reputed university in India, Sikkim Manipal University. The program is specially designed for working professionals and the university named it "MBA The Flexi Way". SMU also offering a free Apple iPad 2 to every student who get enrolled into the MBA programme. This is a really good move because now students no need to carry there books. They can now access their study material on the go using their Apple iPad 2.

The objective of this programme is develop Analytical, problem solving and decision-making skills and help them to acquire systematic approach to identification of business problems and their solutions.

Sikkim Manipal University MBA The Flexi Way

About Sikkim Manipal University

Sikkim Manipal University is one of the most preferred university for distance education MBA among MBA aspirants in India. The university was came into existence after public-private partnership between Govt. of Sikkim and Manipal Education Medical Group (MEMG). All the courses offered by the university are recognized by distance education council (DEC). SMU is approved by UGC & Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD) & also a member of  AIU.

Key Points:

  • More than 2 lac students are actively pursuing various distance education courses from SMU.
  • Sikkim Manipal University has it's presence in more than 25 countries across the globe.
  • Has been ranked among the Top 3 Universities in India offering Distance Education.
  • More than 6500 mentors are associated with the university.
  • Offers education through award winning system known as EduNext.

About MBA The Flexi Way

If you're a working professional, you must be knowing how difficult it is to make a balance between your personal life, professional life & education. When we work, we hardly get time to do anything else. The Flex MBA programme offered by SMU is one of the best distance MBA programme for people who can't join a regular programme and wants to learn at their preferred time.

The MBA course is more like an Online MBA programme which offers a great learning experience through 3 different ways.

  1. Apple iPad 2. The Apple iPad 2 is fully loaded with the study material you require for your MBA. You can access to study material on EduNext anytime, anywhere.
  2. EduNext. It is a award winning online learning platform which gives you access to learning material, blogs etc. On EduNext you can also do Live interaction through  Scheduled chats, webinars and webcast.
  3. Personal Contact Program. The PCP programme allow student to interact with reputed faculty members & industry expert. here student can clear their doubts.

Eligibility Criteria for Flexi MBA

Minimum 3 years graduation from a recognized university along with clear in SMAT aptitude test is mandatory to be eligible for the Flexi MBA. However students fulfill any one of the following criteria are exempt for the test.
  1. 50% Aggregate score in their graduation
  2. work experience of 3 years or more after graduation
  3. 45 percentile or above score in National/ International MBA Entrance Test

Minimum: 2 Years
Maximum: 4 Years

Flexi MBA Specializations

Sikkim Manipal University is offering the following 15 specializations
  1. Marketing Management
  2. Information Systems Management
  3. Operations Management
  4. Human Resource Management
  5. Finance Management
  6. Retail Operations Management
  7. Banking Management
  8. Project Management
  9. Supply Chain Management
  10. International Business
  11. Environmental Management
  12. Entrepreneurial Development and Family Business
  13. Event Management
  14. Healthcare Services Management
  15. Total Quality Management

Fee Structure

Student can make the full payment in one go by paying Rs. 52,180. Otherwise students can also make payment in installment. The installment options are as follows.

1st Installment - Rs. 32,650
2nd Installment - Rs. 9,250
3rd Installment - Rs. 9,250
4th Installment - Rs. 9,250

How to Apply for Flexi MBA

Students may visit SMU official website i.e to fill the inquiry form. A detailed instructions are available on the website. You can also contact on the following contact details for more information.

Directorate of Distance Education
Sikkim Manipal University
Syndicate House, 
Manipal 576 104, Karnataka