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CAT, Management Expert - Answered on Nov 02, 2023

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Asked by Anonymous - Oct 03, 2023Hindi
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Is an online executive MBA from a reputed institute like the IIM worth your money? Is it better than a full-time MBA? What are the pros and cons to consider before applying for an MBA? Can you please elaborate?

Ans: Just to be clear, there is no online MBA from the IIMs

If you are talking about executive MBA, it offers some benefits like flexibility in scheduling classes and completing coursework, access to a strong alumni network and valuable connections.etc.

On the flip side, it might not provide the same level of in-person interactions, networking, and immersive learning experiences as a full-time MBA. Furthermore, Managing a full-time job along with an online EMBA can be demanding. Assess if you can effectively balance the workload and maintain high performance in both areas.
Also, the internships and career placement opportunities that might not be as prevalent in executive programs, impacting career transitions or shifts.

Take a well thought out decision!
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Presently Im a class 12 commerce student and i want to join BCA for my degree next year but i dont know what are the careers after BCA.
Ans: Adella, first of all, shortlist top 5-10 colleges to get admission for your BCA.

Know the Eligibility Criteria / Admission Process / Entrance Exams (such as CUET & other Private Colleges' its own Entrance Exams) you will have to appear in.

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7) Cloud Computing
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After you get admission into BCA in any college:

1) Try to maintain a good academic performance.
2) Involve in co/extra-curricular activities.
3) Keep upgrading your skills, as recommended by your college faculties.
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