The philosophy of the program is to provide graduate education and training in management, which broadens the intellectual exposure of students in the discipline, develop their capacity to undertake rigorous and quality research in the core areas of the discipline and apply theoretical understanding and research results to practical management situations and problems.
The objectives of the program are to:
(i) develop the students‟ skills in critical thinking and analysis, logical reasoning and research methodologies to improve their capacity in undertaking rigorous and quality research, and formulating management policies and strategies at the organizational and national levels.
(ii) develop the students‟ expertise in the functional areas of BusinessAdministration/Management so that they may advance the frontiers of management theory and practice and enhance the contributions that management could make to the larger society; and
(iii) provide critical manpower in the area of Management needed for national development.