Villa Marie Degree College for Women was among the first women colleges to be invited by Osmania University to start the BBA program in the academic year 2011-2012.
It is a 3 year program which prepares the students for entrepreneurship &management. From a strength of 45 students in 201-2012 to the present 400 in 2021-2022, the department has grown exponentially. The department is consistently ranked number 1 in Osmania University on the basis of its performance at the University examinations.
› To provide a holistic learning environment through knowledge creation & innovative programs that create future business leaders & socially responsible professionals with a global perspective.
› To provide a conducive atmosphere that fosters learning along with inculcating the spirit of team bonding & leadership.
› To inculcate corporate understanding by building global competencies.
› To create sustainable learning ecosystem to build cognitive competencies.
› To inculcate entrepreneurial skills & start-up attributes for the spirit of self-reliance.
› To develop a humanitarian approach to fellow beings & develop love & compassion for the under privileged.
USP: The department has achieved a 100% pass percentage with maximum distinctions. The department aims at enhancing the personality of the students with its 360-degree approach to teaching-learning.
→ To gain a systematic understanding of management-related problems, and conceptual tools for analyzing and evaluating management issues
→ To prepare highly qualified business professional equipped with multidimensional skillset
→ To enhance life skills, critical thinking & implementation of the reasoning & problem-solving models.
→ To focus on building strategic & out-of-box thinking
→ To foster interpersonal communication skills and technical communications skills required for success in today’s fast-paced business environment
→ To emphasize on the concepts and analytical techniques of business decision-making
→ To encourage collaborative research amongst the students.
→ Develop cognitive and problem-solving skills to improve your communication skills and operate effectively individually and as part of a team
→ Gain the skills and competencies necessary for the development of your creative and decision-making capabilities
→ Receive excellent preparation for careers in business and management.
→ Be able to tailor the degree in line with your future career aspirations by choosing a specialist pathway.
1) Application of theoretical concepts into real life situations through Presentations, Group Discussions & Panel Discussions
2) Engage with case material in a stimulating learning environment
3) Industry-Connect program to give hands on experience of the real time business world
4) Fun management games to infuse fun based learning
Certificate Courses for additional credits to the discipline. These include Soft Skills & Personality Development, Digital Marketing, Compendium of Start-ups, Brand Management, IBM Certificate on SPSS, Tally, Personal Branding and Networking as a skill to name a few.
Clubs of the Department:
Gesto – One Purpose One Mission One Dream – The Management Club initiated on 8th March 2020
→ To create and disseminate knowledge, and to produce globally competitive & socially responsive leaders
→ To stimulate critical thinking
→ Developing research, analytical and creative abilities
→ Listening to and accepting opposite opinions related to controversial issues, i.e. improving the skills in reaching a consensus
→ Benefit from each other’s experiences in their respective fields and strengthen cooperation among them
→ The development of different management skills through training and its importance in the life of the graduate student
→ Organising and participating in various events
Strategia – The Power of Mind: A 2-day annual management meet that culminates the activities of the dept into a pot-pourri of business simulation, business plan, marketing strategy, research methodology & many more competitions to enable the all-round development of the student. It involves the application of theoretical concepts into real time situations that fosters ingenuity, creativity & innovation.
BLOGS: Instagram Pageof Gesto – The Management Club:
Scope for Higher Studies:
⇒ Student can pursue a Masters Degree in Management with specialisations in their chosen area of operations – Finance / Marketing / Human Resources / Business Analytics / Retail Management / Hospital Management and many more
⇒ Can also pursue a Masters Degree in Commerce
⇒ Can opt for Diploma Courses in allied areas of management
A BBA degree could lead to a national or an international career in
⇒ Entrepreneurship: Be your own boss.
⇒ Consultancy: Use your expertise to help businesses optimize their activities.
⇒ Marketing & Sales: Find the best ways to sell your company’s products or services & enhance the company’s market share.
⇒ Finance: Steer investments by minimizing risks & maximizing profits.
⇒ Management: The skills gained from this program are an excellent fit for someone with leadership ambitions.