Announcements

Unique Partnerships (Academic Alliances / Industry Collaborations)

Institute of Cost Accountants of India (ICAI)

CMRU has entered into an MoU with ICAI to introduce collaborative/integrated education programs, innovative teaching techniques, research projects, publications and academic interventions. Foundation and Intermediate courses of The Institute of Cost Accountants of India have been integrated into CMRU’s B.Com (Hons) & B.Com programmes. CMRU will exempt cost management accountants (CMAs) from the Ph.D. coursework for candidates registered in Accounting, Finance, Taxation, Cost Accounting and related subjects.

 

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI)


Integrated Syllabus CPT + Intermediate (IPC) Course have been incorporated into the B.Com (Hons) & B.Com programmes. CMRU will exempt Chartered Accountants (CAs) from coursework in PhD for candidates registered in Accounting, Finance, Taxation, Cost Accounting and related subjects.

Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)

ACCA, The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants is the global body for Professional Accountants. The B.Com. (Honours) International Accounting & Finance is an Undergraduate Programme in Commerce which is fully integrated with ACCA Curriculum and is also accredited by ACCA. The programme entails a student completing the entire ACCA Qualification alongside their B.Com (Honours) International Accounting & Finance from CMR University.

 

Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)

CIMA, The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants is the world’s leading, and largest, professional body of management accountants. The B.Com (Honours) Risk and Management Accounting is an Undergraduate Programme in Commerce which is fully integrated with CIMA Curriculum and is also accredited by CIMA. The programme entails a student completing the entire CIMA Qualification alongside their B.Com. (Honours) Risk and Management Accounting from CMR University.

NASSCOM (IT-ITeS Sector Skills Council)

CMRU has integrated Global Business Foundation Skills (GBFS) courseware into the curriculum, developed by NASSCOM-Sector Skills Council. NASSCOM-SSC (IT-ITeS Sector Skills Council) conducts a pre-competence test at the start of the programme and post assessment test at the end of the programme to certify the skill competency level. The Competency Certificate from NASSCOM provides for employment opportunities, with all the registered companies of NASSCOM.

IBM

CMRU has partnered with IBM India Pvt Ltd to set up a Business Analytics Lab, through which Certificate Programmes for UG/PG students aligned with relevant IBM Software will be offered. IBM will provide courseware and/or perform training activities for Career Education courses included in the CMR University curriculum.

Mzumbe University, Tanzania

CMR University (CMRU) Bangalore, India has partnered with Mzumbe University (MU), a public university established by the Higher Education Act, Mzumbe. CMRU and MU will offer collaborative teaching, research & outreach programmes at the CMR University city campus, Bangalore. This joint initiative will promote enrichment in the different areas of management, Social Sciences, Healthcare, Life Sciences, Technology and Engineering.

United Nations Global Compact (PRME Educational Initiative)

CMRU is a signatory to the United Nations Global Compact’s (UNGC) Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME). The PRME initiative is the first organised relationship between the United Nations and academic institutions, business schools and universities. In fact, 36 of the Financial Times’ top 100 business schools participate in PRME and CMR University is one of those top-league signatories. As a signatory to the UN’s PRME initiative, CMRU will offer two mandatory subjects ‘Corporate Social Responsibility & Sustainability’ and ‘Corporate Ethics and Regulations & Governance in Business Diplomacy’ with high level of integrity and ethics in business practices.

Institute of Product Leadership (IPL)

CMRU has entered a collaboration with the IPL to offer an Executive MBA and certificate programmes in “Product Management and Leadership”. The Executive MBA programme is 18-months long and conforms with the AICTE & UGC regulations.

Seamedu

The School of Media and Technology in collaboration with Seamedu focuses on bridging the gap between the industry and academia by offering industry relevant courses in all major specialisations. All programmes that CMRU jointly offers with Seamedu are meticulously planned with strategic involvement from industry personalities, artists & technicians at every stage of the programme, and are delivered by professionals with vast experience in the respective fields. Seamedu is supported by ‘Toolbox Studios’, a sister concern company specialising in Animation & Visual Effects Production; and ‘Rolocule Games’ a young game development company who are knowledge partners to Seamedu.