Focus on India: Global Industry & Competitive Analysis
The UMass Boston MBA Program, in collaboration with the College of Advancing and Professional Studies, is pleased to announce the following international program in India.
Experiences will include:
- Visits to the Taj Mahal & Pink City of Jaipur
- Various site visits to prominent businesses and face-to-face meetings with industry leaders
The program, also in collaboration with the Multinational Business Academy of Noida, India, will consist of two preparatory classes in Boston followed by classes in India. Time spent in India will be divided among lectures, discussion, and company visits, with some student presentations. Students will also participate in various cultural activities and visit historical sites in Delhi and its vicinity, such as the magnificent Taj Mahal in Agra and the Pink City of Jaipur.
This course examines techniques of industry and competitive analysis and ways of applying these techniques to gain a better understanding of industry trends and company strategies in sectors of significant importance to the regional economy. Students will visit leading companies, such as Dell India, and LG Industries, as well as governmental agencies and private hospitals.
Courses and Credit
Participants register for one 3-credit course:
- MBAMGT 685 Global Industry and Competitive Analysis
- MBAMGT 696 Independent Study
The course will be taught by Arindam Bandopadhyaya, who is a Professor of Finance and Chair in the Accounting and Finance Department at UMass Boston. He is also the Director of the College of Management’s Financial Services Forum (FSF).
Please be advised that international programs are subject to change, slight or major, at any time due to circumstances beyond our control; this includes any and all fees, dates, itinerary, and program activities. We will do our best to inform all applicants of any changes in as timely a manner as possible.