St. Xavier’s College, Mapusa has been a pioneer in education for five decades now, having celebrated its golden jubilee in the year 2012-2013. With undergraduate and post graduate courses in arts, science and commerce and a host of self-finance courses such a BBA, BBA (T&T), BCA, M.Com, M.Sc. Etc.
The Department of Business Administration started its journey towards imparting a wholesome management education in 2007 with a Mission to impart holistic management education with a blend of industry experience and to provide students with a platform develop and nurture their careers in the corporate sector.
The department offers students a BBA Degree, a three year self financed program affiliated to the Goa University with the objective to build competence in students to effectively undertake entry-level executive/managerial jobs in the organizations.
The pedagogy of the BBA program consists of Presentations, Research Projects, case studies, seminars, workshops, management games and quizzes, internships and other student centric activities. To have a practical exposure of the industry the department organizes seminars by industry executives and trainers as well as industrial visits. In order to provide hands on experience with the corporate world, the faculty and students of the department also do project work with the industry.
In order to encourage entrepreneurial activity amongst our youth, a standing MOU with Goa Chamber of Commerce and Industry(GCCI) and I create India is in place, through which our faculty serve as trainers for students and community groups, and students are mentored through the creation of business plans.
In line with St. Xavier’s Values, the department also focuses on extra-curricular, co curricular activities and Perspective Building Activities like social sensitization in order that our students can be well rounded individuals. Enigma, Eminence and Praxis are some creative and pioneering events conducted every year that help build in students through practical exposure event organizing and management skills. Besides these, our students have done exceedingly well at other state and national level Management, Sports and Culture Events bringing Laurels to St. Xavier’s College.