The institute aims to make a difference in Business and Society through excellence in Management Education, Research, Training, and Consultancy.
Sri Ramakrishna Engineering College (SREC) is one of the leading institutes in Chennai, founded by Sevaratna Dr. R.Venkatesalu in 1994. It commenced MBA Program under Department of Management Studies in the year 2008. MBA at SREC is endorsed with enviable reputation for cutting-edge learning, which focuses on interactive, experiential and participative learning through the collective experience of academicians and industry practitioners. SREC Business School strives to create holistic formation of visionary business leaders with an unmatched professional competence and a strong ethical perspective.
The program fosters the highest level of leadership, providing students the skills needed to shape the future and to address the critical issues faced in workplaces today. With the supremacy of being an autonomous institution, the customized, cutting-edge curriculum fosters a conductive environment for experiential learning and meeting the industry requirements reflecting the world class practices. The institute’s approach ‘To leave a trail than follow a path’ is rewarded by rich feedback obtained from the alumni.
About the Leader
Dr. R.Mary Metilda is the Professor and Head of Department of Management Studies. She has more than 18 years of rich experience in industry as well as academia. She holds an Engineering Degree in Electronics and Communication, MBA specialized in Marketing and Ph.D. in the area of Marketing in specific Retail Supply Chain. Dr. Metilda has vast experience in research and has presented more than 70 papers in International and National conferences. She is Ph.D. guide at Anna University and Bharathiar University where two scholars are awarded with the degree under her guidance. Dr. Metilda has received the ‘Outstanding Women in Management’ by Venus International Foundation for the year 2017. She received the ‘Bharat Ratna Mother Teresa Gold Medal Award’ from GEPRA for the Year 2016 and the ‘Best Management Faculty Award’ from Coimbatore Management Association for the Year 2014.
Recognized Course Structure and Specialization
The institute is accredited by NAAC with ‘A’ Grade. It is an autonomous institution, which is permanently affiliated to Anna University, Chennai. The semester pattern lays emphasis on experiential learning, industry oriented curriculum, dual specialization, value added programs, application oriented curriculum, industry immersion through real-time projects. Specialization is available in marketing, finance, human resource, operations, systems, banking management, retail management, and logistics.
Unique Endeavors of SREC
SREC conducts various intensive training to develop the professional skills of the students. The international visits are also arranged, especially to enhance and enrich the global exposure for the students. The management meet, corporate in-house training, visiting faculty sessions by prominent Corporate Executives, Placement and Training sessions, via Entrepreneurship Development Cell & Corporate Resource Cell; are also conducted to enhance the networking with peers of other institutions. This institute is approved as a ‘Centre for Research’ by the Anna University.
Some of the value added programs are being offered by the qualified professionals to boost the employability skills and to equip the students to meet the requirements of the industry. Some of the programs conducted are in the area of Social Media Marketing, Retail Management, Banking Management, Business Analytics using IBM Cognos, Spread Sheets for Effective Decision Making, Search Engine Optimisation, etc.
The institute is associated with some of the renowned professional forums, such as Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), National Entrepreneurship Network, CMA Student Chapter, Association of Indian Management Schools (AIMS), CODISSIA, and Coimbatore Productivity Council (CPC).
The activities and programs organized for alumni are directed towards building strong bonds of kinship with the institution. Alumnus from SREC occupies the echelons of the corporate ladder and continues to serve the institution through the pathways like curriculum updation, mentoring, coaching, internships, placements, guest lectures, special invitees, etc. The institute is enhancing the employability by providing a unique blend of personal, professional and psychometric (3P) placement training is given to the students. There are several premium companies where students are placed such as Wipro, Capgemini, Cognizant, Bosch, Airtel, HCL, Hirotec, and Vodafone to name a few.
Accolades of the Institution
SREC has received the ‘ISTE-Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan National Award’ for the best overall best Performance, and achieved the Global Award by IEEE Women in Engineering Committee (WIEC), USA. The institute is ranked in the 100-150 rank bands by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, New Delhi, India. It has graded AAA+ in ‘India’s Best Engineering College Survey’ by Careers 360. Also, it has ranked A++ and stood as one of the Top10 Institutions in Placement and Industry Interface by Business and Management Chronicle Survey. It is one of the established ‘Centre for Aluminum Recycling’, funded by Department of Science & Technology, New Delhi.
Words of trust
“The curriculum of the MBA programme was really exciting and challenging at the same time. The new teaching environment with the all the modern facilities was very attractive as well. The professors’ academic and professional experience was really inspiring.”
– Sindhuja. M, Gold Medalist, Working at Wipro Technologies
“As economic pathways shift, change is inevitable. Although the nature of business is highly transferable, MBA @ SREC is giving me a deeper knowledge of the business environment, and a deeper personal development that will carry me through lifelong success.”
- M, Gold Medalist, Working at Hirotec India