Is MBA degree of UK of any value in India? This was a question posted maximum of times on net by aspiring Indian students wishing to study MBA in UK. There has always been a fascination towards getting your masters degree from your UK for Indians.
This is supported by the fact that UK colleges and Universities are ranked amongst some of the best in the world. Thus, an average student and his parents might be swayed quite easily by the lure of UK studies these days.
However, it has become equally important to gauge the value of the course you are pursuing and its destination. MBA from UK for Indians might be an altogether different case as compared to MBA from UK for Americans. The given crunches in the global economy have made everyone cautious enough to calculate their career value thoroughly.
Here’s let see the benefits for Indians for doing their MBA from UK colleges or universities
Variety of Courses offered
A student getting his MBA from UK get loads of choices in the form of specialization degrees in fields like sports, human resource, marketing, finance, project management, hospitality, tourism, international hospitality & tourism and many more. In comparison in India, mostly a post graduate diploma in business management or finance management or project management [PGDBM, PGDFM, PGDM, PGP in management etc.] are offered.
In UK an average B school offering MBA degree costs anywhere near 5.5. lakhs in Indian rupees this includes £7,000-£10,000 for tuition fees and £5,000 for living expenses. In India, reputed colleges like IIMS and other privately run colleges charge much higher fees than 5.5 lakhs rupees. In addition, MBA from UK is only one year in duration as compared to 2 years in India and elsewhere in the world.
Part Time work
A student can very well cover their living expenses by working part time as according to the law, a student is allowed to work 20 hours per week during session and full time during vacations.
Under Tier 4 visa a student is allowed a 2 year work permit in UK after the completion of their post graduate course.
Clearly MBA from UK for Indians is a good deal both in terms of excellent study opportunities and work opportunities!
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