Mahindra University of Hyderabad is set to launch three new undergraduate courses starting in the next academic session 2021-22. These three-year interdisciplinary bachelor’s and bachelor’s (BA) programs will be conducted in partnership with the SC Johnson School of Business at Cornell University.
Students will be offered a bachelor’s degree in economics and finance, while BBA degrees will specialize in digital technologies and computational business analysis. Students can apply for these study programs at mahindrauniversity.edu.in. Admissions will be merit-based and will be followed by a personal interview, the university said in a statement. The deadline to apply for these courses is May 30.
Students who have passed the 10 + 2 exam with at least 80% marks or its equivalent are eligible to apply. Students with valid SAT scores can also apply to these programs, the university said. Students applying for a bachelor’s degree in economics and finance and a BBA in computer business analysis must have studied mathematics at level Plus 2. The first round of interviews is tentatively scheduled for June 9-10, according to the release.
Speaking on the role of Cornell University, Dr Yajulu Medury, vice-chancellor of the university, said: “The SC Johnson School of Business at Cornell will help us in formulating strategy, programs and policies. course structures, faculty mentoring, lecture presentations by Cornell visiting professors. and student immersions on their campus in Ithaca, New York.