CU Introduces Dual Specialization MBA in Finance in Partnership with PwC

Chandigarh: Chandigarh University, renowned for its dedication to global exposure and academic excellence, announced a significant industry partnership designed to elevate the professional success of its students. CU's Global School of Finance and Accounting has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with PwC Academy, a leader in professional services, to introduce a dual specialization in Finance with an MBA in Applied Finance.

CU partnership with pwc mba applied finance

This strategic collaboration is poised to provide CU students with unparalleled industry exposure and networking opportunities, effectively bridging the gap between academic learning and practical application. By joining forces with PwC Academy, CU aims to equip its students with essential practical skills, industry insights, and professional connections crucial for their career advancement.

The program, meticulously crafted in partnership with PwC Academy, offers direct access to industry-leading expertise and real-world applications, ensuring graduates are primed for success in today's rapidly evolving financial landscape. The curriculum, innovative, industry-relevant, and aligned with NEP-2020, surpasses traditional finance education by covering emerging domains and offering a unique Dual-Finance Specialization. This feature tailors expertise to two distinct finance areas, providing a comprehensive understanding of the field.

Students will benefit from applied finance education through CU's state-of-the-art Centre of Excellence and Fin-Lab. Hands-on training by industry luminaries, such as CFOs, Chartered Accountants, and Directors of Finance, ensures global mastery in finance. The program's dynamic learning approach includes active and applied methodologies, such as projects, simulations, and case-based teaching, fostering an engaging educational experience.

The partnership with PwC Academy opens doors to diverse global career opportunities in the core financial services domain. Students will gain specialized skills through long-duration internships, providing real-world experience for a seamless transition into the professional realm. Additionally, holistic growth is promoted through various clubs, co-curricular activities, conferences, finance conclaves, and workshops, enhancing leadership, communication, and teamwork skills beyond the classroom.

This landmark collaboration marks a significant milestone in Chandigarh University's commitment to delivering world-class education and fostering the professional success of its students. Through this initiative, CU continues to set new standards in finance education, preparing its graduates to excel in the global financial arena.