Department of Banking Technology

About Department

The Department of Banking Technology came into existence in the year 2005-06 to offer an innovative M.B.A. programme in Banking Technology under the UGC  sanctioned  Innovative/Interdisciplinary scheme of X plan  offered jointly by the School of Management and the then Ramanujan School of Mathematics and Computer Science.



Entrance Examination

Candidates are admitted into both M.B.A. (Banking Technology) and Ph.D. programmes based on an All India level Entrance Examination conducted by the University at about 37 centres across the country. The entrance test for M.B.A. is similar to that of any standard Management Admission Test (on the lines of CAT/MAT/GMAT) with objective type questions in General English, Reasoning, Problem Solving, Basics of Computer Science, General Engineering and Contemporary Business Issues. Admission test for Ph.D. programme contains two sections to suit to the requirements of both M.Tech. and M.B.A. students. All objective type questions are from domain-specific subjects at post- graduate level.


Besides palcements, the students  undergo a mandatory  summer project training placement in reputed companies.This innovative  M.B.A. programme with a focused course curriculum on dual specailisation in  Finance and Information Technology has been attracting a good number of IT companies, in addition to the Banking and Financial Institutions. The Software companies with verticals in the areas of Banking, Insurance, Capital Markets and Business solutions are interested in this M.B.A. (Banking Technology) degree programme. Some of the flag-ship companies where our students are placed include RBI, TCS, HCL Technologies, Caritor, Satyam Computers, Ramco Infotech, IDBI, HDFC Bank, ICICI Bank, Cholamandalam Finance, IndusInd Bank, Lakshmi Vilas Bank, etc.

Programmes Offered

M.B.A. Banking Technology
Ph.D. ( Full-time & Part-time)


Department of Banking Technology
Department of Banking Technology
Department of Banking Technology
Department of Banking Technology
Department of Banking Technology
Department of Banking Technology

Infrastructure Facilities

The Department has a well-equipped computer laboratory with the necessary software and  hardware to catalyze the learning process of students. The lab is connected to  internet which allows students to enrich knowledge round the clock.

The  hardware, software and network connectivity are as follows:

Hardware: Intel Xeon Servers • HP Net Server • Server for Corporate Database (CMIE Prowess).  Pentium IV Workstations • HP LaserJet Printers • HP Scanner.

Software:  Windows 2003 Server • Windows 2000 Advanced Server • Novel Linux 9.2 • Visual Studio • MS Office • Java • MYSQL •  Turbo C++ .

Networking:  Intranet using Optical Fibre as back bone • 64Mbps Leased line for internet connectivity • All computers connected through Structured Data Cabling.

The Department subscribes to Corporate Databases like CMIE Prowess annually for organizing Corporate Finance Lab.


(i) Industry integrated curriculum (ii) 24x7x365 days Internet Campus (iii) AC class rooms with Wi-Fi connectivity (iv) Laptops usage by every student to participate in web-based teaching/learning process (v) Case studies on Fortune 500 companies (vi) Guest Lectures by Bankers, Industrialists, Software Professionals.


Professor & H.O.D
Associate Professor
Assistant Professor
Assistant Professor
Assistant Professor

Contact Us

Dr. S. Sudalai Muthu, Professor & Head, Department of Banking Technology, School of Management, Pondicherry University, Puducherry 605 014.
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