Academia links with RCSS India


Academia Higher Education Colleges has signed a memorandum of understanding with Rajagiri College of Social Sciences and its RCBS – Rajagiri Centre for Business Studies 

“Academia is pleased by the recognition of RCBS as a credible partner in developing and providing more opportunities to international students to learn from experience in Europe and India.We very much look forward to jointly providing students hands-on learning programs linked with the industry in order to develop a global workforce required for the 21st century. RCBS is highly-recognized in India for its industry interaction, which is a foundation for our prosperous collaboration.”, says Zan Dapcevic, Head of Business Development at Academia.

Executive Director’s Message

“In an economic environment that is constantly changing, it is important to constantly reinvent oneself and acquire the requisite competencies to stay ahead. By imparting knowledge that has a blend of traditional values and modern methods, Rajagiri Centre for Business Studies is committed to grooming future leaders who are catalysts for continuous improvement and change.” Joseph I. Injodey, Ph.D, Executive Director

Rajagiri Centre for Business Studies

Drawing inspiration from founder, St. Kuriakose Elias Chavara, a great visionary, reformer and religious leader of the 19th century, the Carmelites of Mary Immaculate (CMI) were the first indigenous religious congregation for men in India. The CMI have dedicated themselves to education at all levels. At present, their mission of education comprises a vast network of 448 institutions – including over 200 schools, 14 university affiliated colleges, 1 engineering college, 12 technical institutes, 1 university, 1 medical college, 3 B.Ed. colleges, 5 special schools, 18 non formal educational institutions and 17 cultural centres spread all over India and beyond.

Rajagiri College of Social Sciences (Rajagiri) was established as a result of the indefatigable industry and foresight of the CMI. The School of Social Work is one of the pioneering institutions in South India, establishing programmes and setting the standards for the field. The School of Management is nationally ranked and recognized. The School of Computer Science and the School of Library and Information Science maintain the axiomatic spirit of Rajagiri – ‘Relentlessly Towards Excellence’.

Rajagiri has successfully established and maintained the apt ambience for learning and the highest level of academic performance by providing state-of-the-art infrastructure and facilities in these institutions. International partnerships have been established with reputed Management and Social Work institutions across the globe. This allows the College, the faculty and the students to stay abreast of the constant changes occurring as Rajagiri is becoming truly global, with its graduates being placed and working around the world.

RCBS Rankings

  • 1st for “Admission and Placement” in the state by AIMA
  • A++ rated in Business India best B-school survey
  • 2nd for “Best Infrastructure and Facilities” by Business World
  • 8th for “Industry Interaction” by Business World
  • 13th in India placement performance, which is even above IIM-K by Business Today