Associated Degree in Retail and Service Management | GIFT University

Associated Degree in Retail and Service Management

Program Objectives:

  1. Strong foundation in Retail and Service Management;
  2. Generates capability to concentrate in the major field of market oriented service processes;
  3. Develops innovative skills to handle independent tasks;
  4. Widens intellectual horizon to pursue further studies in the area of specialization.
 

Program Description:

The aim of this two year program leading to associate degree is to prepare the students in the areas of Retailing and Service Management which is one of the most fascinating, challenging and multi-faceted environments, business students will be exposed to. The objective of the program is to provide both an understanding of the key retail strategy components as well as change the student focus from a consumer to a business manager. This will be accomplished through examining the many key functional areas within a retail business including location and market strategy, store design and layout, merchandise planning, human resources, financial strategy and customer relationships. The understanding of these functional areas will illustrate how retailers can adapt to the competitive and continually changing environment by formulating strategies, which result in profitable performance.

 

Career Opportunities:

 

Eligibility Criteria:

The University welcomes applications from students who have successfully completed up to Grade 12 schooling. The more specific criteria follow

  1. FSc. (Pre-Engineering / Pre-Medical)
  2. Intermediate with Arts or General Science or Commerce
  3. Advanced Levels (A’ Levels)
  4. Any other equivalent grade 12 degree approved by the Ministry of Education.

Note: The students fulfilling either of the above mentioned requirements will then be required to appear in a test designed by the University. The short listed candidates will be made to appear in an interview and students clearing that interview would be selected.

 

Program Structure:

 

Structure Courses Credit Hours

Courses in AD

20 60

Social Work

3

Internship

3

Total

20 66

 

Minimum Eligibility:

 

The University welcomes applications from students who have successfully completed up to Grade 12 schooling. The more specific criteria follow

  • FSc. (Pre-Engineering / Pre-Medical)
  • Intermediate with Arts or General Science or Commerce
  • Advanced Levels (A’ Levels)
  • Any other equivalent grade 12 degree approved by the Ministry of Education.

Enquiries

The Admission Office at GIFT University deals with the enquiries concerning admissions. The prospective candidates are advised to consult this office during working hours of the University.

 

General Criteria to Apply

  • The candidate fulfills the eligibility conditions of the program.
  • The candidate must have earned the eligibility qualification from a recognized educational institution.
  • Good proficiency in English language.
  • The candidate has not been debarred on disciplinary grounds during his earlier educational career.

Admission Application

  • Applications for admissions are invited through advertisement in the media. The prospective candidates are advised to obtain the University Prospectus, Application Form and Admission Schedule from the Admissions Office. They may make queries to the officer on duty for further information.
  • Admission Application should be submitted together with all required documents within the prescribed time limit in the Student Affairs Centre Admissions Office.
  • Online Applicants can apply just by filling the required fields of Online Application Form. Their documents will be verified at the day of admissions test and interview.
  • After admission test and interview, the Admission Committee will advise the successful candidates to deposit fee and other dues in the Accounts Office within the specified time limit.
  • On payment of fee and dues, the Accounts Office will issue the Registration Number to the candidate. at least two days prior to the commencement of the semester.
Duration (Years) 2
No. of Regular Semesters 4
Credit Hour Fee 4,270
Total Credit Hour 66
Total Program Fee 321,820
Semester Fee 51,240
Registration 6,500
Total Semester Fee 57,740
1st Semester Credit Hours 12

 

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