Indian Railways launches, MBA, MSc Programs

Indian Railways launches, MBA, MSc Programs

To train students according to the needs of the Railway infrastructure, the Indian Railways has announced seven academic programs with the objective of creating the best skills in Railway Infrastructure Management, Systems & Communication Engineering and Transportation cum Supply Chain Management.


The courses will be offered by the National Rail & Transportation Institute (NRTI) and will include two B. Tech UG Programmes, two MBA and three MSc Programmes on core applied sector. The two Programs focus on Rail Infrastructure, Rail Systems and Communications Engg. The MBA programs focus on Transportation and Supply Chain Management. The MSc Programs focus on the Systems Engineering and Integration (offered in association with the University of Birmingham, UK), Systems and Analytics, Policy and Economics.


The programs are interdisciplinary and application-oriented and unique in content for no other institute in India is offering these programs.


Speaking on the occasion, Shri V.K.Yadav, Chairman & CEO, Railway Board said, "NRTI has adopted an interdisciplinary approach for research of transport systems -it is bringing together academicians, scientists and engineers from various backgrounds, and plans to leverage its academic and industry partnerships and collaborations. It intends to develop a set of core values—dedication to nation-building, commitment to innovation and academic excellence, compassion towards people and society and responsibility towards the environment. It offers project-based learning at Railway establishments."



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