MBA METAVERSE AND WEB 3.0 - METAVERSE
The MBA in Metaverse and Web 3.0 (Metaverse) program at UPES aims to equip students with a deep understanding of the metaverse and its potential impact on various industries. The curriculum focuses on both theoretical knowledge and practical skills, enabling students to explore the current state of the metaverse and its future developments. They will also delve into the legal and ethical considerations surrounding the metaverse, ensuring they have a well-rounded perspective.
The program emphasizes hands-on learning through Meta labs, providing students with immersive experiences and practical exposure to the metaverse. They may have the opportunity to work with companies operating in the metaverse industry, allowing them to apply their knowledge and skills to real-world projects and case studies. This practical experience enhances their understanding and prepares them for the challenges and opportunities in the metaverse and Web 3.0 domains.
With the metaverse expected to rapidly expand across sectors such as gaming, e-commerce, blockchain, and e-learning, an MBA in Metaverse and Web 3.0 can provide students with a competitive edge in this emerging field. By gaining expertise in areas like virtual and augmented reality design, data management and analytics, and business strategy, graduates can pursue diverse career opportunities and contribute to the growth and development of the metaverse industry.
- Students engage in major projects, summer internships, live projects with companies, and industry visits, enabling them to gain practical experience and a deep understanding of the metaverse and Web 3.0 technologies.
- The MBA in Metaverse and Web 3.0 (Metaverse) program offers flexibility for students to choose their career paths, whether in manufacturing, service sectors, or consulting, by providing them with the necessary skills and knowledge in business and technology.
- The program encourages student and faculty exchange, research projects, seminars, conferences, and internships, fostering a collaborative environment that promotes innovation and intellectual growth.
- Students are exposed to real-world case studies and benefit from guest lectures by industry experts, allowing them to apply theoretical knowledge to practical scenarios and understand the challenges and opportunities in the metaverse industry.
- The MBA in Metaverse and Web 3.0 (Metaverse) program equips students with a wide range of software and technologies essential for the metaverse, such as Blockchain and Cryptocurrency, Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality, 5G and Edge Computing, Artificial Intelligence, and the Internet of Things, preparing them to be at the forefront of this emerging field.
- The UPES School of Business provides students with modern smart classrooms, a well-equipped Analytics Lab, a well-stocked library, and advanced analytical tools, creating an optimal learning environment to enhance their skills and knowledge in metaverse and Web 3.0 technologies.
Future Scope / Industry Trends
The MBA in Metaverse and Web 3.0 (Metaverse) program offers comprehensive training for mid and senior management positions in various industries including Gaming and Entertainment, E-commerce and Retail, Marketing and Advertising Agencies, Education and Training, Architecture and Real Estate, Telecommunications, Virtual Event Management, and more. The metaverse job market is projected to be valued at $800 billion by 2024, with an expected addition of 10,000 jobs within the next five years. These jobs have the potential to drive industry growth and promote widespread acceptance of the Metaverse. The program emphasizes hands-on learning through internships and on-the-job training, enabling students to apply their classroom knowledge to practical situations and gain a competitive advantage in the job market. It provides a comprehensive understanding of the industry, its practices, and challenges, through real-world case studies, industry visits, and guest lectures by experts. Additionally, students gain exposure to key technologies shaping the metaverse, such as Blockchain and Cryptocurrency, Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality, 5G and Edge Computing, Artificial Intelligence, and the Internet of Things, which enhances their employability and marketability.
The MBA program in Metaverse and Web 3.0 (Metaverse) offered by the UPES School of Business presents a wide range of career prospects for students. These opportunities provide them with the chance to work alongside renowned organizations, gaining valuable experience in corporate culture through internships, live projects, and placements. Students have the opportunity to explore their career interests, collaborate with potential employers, and secure job opportunities. The field of Metaverse offers diverse career profiles across various industries. Some of these profiles include Chief Metaverse Officer, Virtual Sales Specialist, Metaverse Data Analyst, Metaverse Architect, Metaverse Content Creator, Metaverse Experience Designer, Metaverse Business Strategist, Metaverse Marketing Specialist, Metaverse Virtual Event Planner, Metaverse Virtual Real Estate Broker, Metaverse Virtual Currency Manager, and Metaverse Compliance Officer.
In recent years, the placement landscape for MBA in Metaverse and Web 3.0 (Metaverse) graduates has seen significant improvement. Renowned companies such as Flipkart, Reliance Industries, HUL, GATI KWE, Adani Wilmar, Accenture, Deloitte, Kuehne Nagel, Xiaomi, TATA Croma, Odex, Transystem, and PI Industries, among others, offer attractive employment prospects. Moreover, numerous mid-sized startups are actively seeking to hire postgraduates. The emergence of the Metaverse as the future of the internet brings forth a range of potential career opportunities. The widespread adoption of the Metaverse has the potential to create new avenues across various sectors. Major corporations like Meta, Microsoft, Google, Roblox, Nvidia, and Decentraland have shown keen interest in the Metaverse, suggesting a positive impact on the job market. The available job roles for MBA graduates specializing in Metaverse and Web 3.0 encompass 3-D animation, blockchain engineering, graphic design, Metaverse content creation, Metaverse cybersecurity, Metaverse planning, Metaverse research science, Metaverse safety management, Metaverse storytelling, Metaverse marketing specialization, virtual reality (VR) game design, and world design. Salary packages are influenced by the candidate's skills, knowledge, and exposure to the field.
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The minimum eligibility criteria for MBA in Metaverse and Web 3.0 (Metaverse) to be fulfilled by interested students is as follows: Minimum 50% marks in Class X, XII and Graduation. Graduation From a recognized University in any stream.
The process of selection criteria for students interested in pursuing MBA in Metaverse and Web 3.0 (Metaverse) offered by UPES is based on the individual's performance in UPESMET / National Level Exams/ CUET followed by Personal Interview.