Established in 1956 to groom young people with professional, managerial, entrepreneurial aspirations and talents, the Department of Business Administration, University of Lucknow is committed to producing MBA’s to be forerunners, leaders, innovators, challenge seekers, risk-takers, change managers and entrepreneurs.
Over the years, the Department has been engaged in the field of management education and research. It has rich experience and has acquired an expertise in transforming ordinary people into dynamic managers, through continuous efforts; the Department has made great progress and has evolved as a place where students acquire the requisite skills and knowledge to be successful managers. The pedagogy followed makes students self-reliant and analytically powerful and backed with a desire to excel this enables them to face challenges of the corporate environment.
The Department has a computer centre equipped with the latest hardware and software. The students learn in a networked environment with internet facility through a leased line. There are separate dedicated servers for Windows as well as Linux. The focus is on the integration of technology in the curriculum through exposure to specialized software such as SPSS and Prowess etc.
The Central Library of the University (Tagore Library) is the main learning resource at the university campus. It has a rich and fast-growing collection of 5, 50,000 titles in diverse fields including management. It subscribes for 407 journals annually and has 50,000 journals, and thesis and 4000 manuscripts. In addition, the library of the department is well endowed with business magazines, leading dailies, management journals and reference books to constantly upgrade the knowledge of the faculty and the students. The library facilities are further augmented by access to online journals through JASTOR, EBSCO, JGATE, EMERALD and INFLIBNET subscription.
THE SPIRIT OF FREE ENTERPRISE
Our students are empowered to conduct various activities on their own as we firmly believe that each of our students has the potential to lead by example. At LUMBA due emphasis is given on the overall personality development of the students by engaging them extensively in activities beyond the classroom.