Techno India University, West Bengal launches 2 revolutionary MBA courses, in Entrepreneurship and Sustainability Leadership

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Techno India University (TIU), West Bengal has launched two brand-new MBA programs for the academic year 2020-2021, one in Entrepreneurship, and the other in Sustainability Leadership & Social Impact.

The launch of these programmes has made Techno India University (TIU), West Bengal, the first and only private university in Eastern India to obtain AICTE accreditation for offering such immersive blended management programmes.

As per Prof. (Dr) Goutam Roy Chowdhury, Chairman Techno India Group, these MBA programs are a positive step towards making India clean and will not only boost employability and entrepreneurship but will also expose students to real-world challenges and make them industry-ready. 

“These programmes will help students develop an entrepreneurial mindset and creative leadership skills to excel both in startup and enterprise environments,” said Prof. (Dr) Goutam Roy Chowdhury.

The newly launched MBA programmes have been designed by national and international experts keeping knowledge practicality and placement in mind. Both programmes are visionary and first of their kind.

Furthermore, the curriculum of the programmes ensures the holistic development of each individual by polishing their soft skills and by giving leadership and personality development workshops and seminars.

In regard to the programmes, Mrs Manoshi Roy Chowdhury - Co-Chairman, Techno India Group said that - “An entrepreneur always searches for change, responds to it and exploits it as an opportunity." 

“MBA in entrepreneurship is an ideal concept for those who have family businesses and also for those who want to join the field of creativity. It is an opportunity for people to utilise their innovative ideas and methods for society,” she added.

The two courses shall provide a very specific, unique edge to its students, especially considering the rarity of such programmes nationally and regionally. 

Both the courses will commence from Monday, 17th August 2020. Classes will be held online until the ongoing Coronavirus Lockdown is not lifted. 

MBA in Entrepreneurship

MBA in Entrepreneurship is a unique course for which the university will ensure that the best of resources are available to students for their holistic development and for providing them with the exposure they need for their entrepreneurial journey.

The programme has been launched in the leadership of Meghdut Roy Chowdhury, Director of Global Operations for Techno India Group.

The curriculum has been created by entrepreneurship evangelist Ravi Ranjan who blends Innovation, Marketing, Business Strategy and Finance with a comprehensive emphasis on Entrepreneurship, which ranges from fundamentals such as ‘How to fund your startup’ and ‘New Venture Creation’ to more complex topics such as ‘Advanced Entrepreneurial Finance’ and insights from Corporate Law. 

Furthermore, the programme includes regular practical training to test the students’ real-time progress, for curating startup pitches to Incubators, Accelerators and Government Agencies and Seed Funding opportunities from Investors and Government Grants. 

MBA In Sustainability Leadership & Social Impact

MBA In Sustainability Leadership & Social Impact is a newly designed programme which aims to develop creative leaders who will collaboratively address present global challenges and opportunities with the insights and skills to shape an inclusive and sustainable future for business and society. 

This first-of-its-kind immersive program covers both organisational aspects, such as Sustainable Business Models, Responsible Leadership and Governance, Impact Innovation and Entrepreneurship, but also in-depth societal insights such as Sustainable and Smart Cities, Geopolitics of Renewable and Non-renewable Resources or Tech For Good.

The programme will allow students to strengthen their soft management skills through the spectrum of environmental sustainability and social inclusiveness.

Both the courses shall provide a very specific, unique edge to its students, especially considering the rarity of such programmes nationally and regionally. 


To pursue these MBA programmes, candidates must hold a Bachelor’s’ Degree and should have good command over the English language and a strong motivation for entrepreneurship.