The current state of research in Russia is both confusing and frustrating, BFIA writes further in its report.
Intellectual property rights pose another problem, according to BFIA. The Russia government demands IP ownership for all scientific discoveries that emerge from federally funded R&D projects.
A privately financed infrastructure to promote Russian high-tech product development is emerging, according to BFIA. Venture capital is beginning to flow into the country, albeit at a moderate level.
After the rollback of Four- Year Undergraduate Programme, the university had scrapped Bachelor of Management Studies and reintroduced BBS, BFIA, BBE courses in 13 colleges.
Asked about the issue, Principal of Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies ( SSCBS) Poonam Verma told M AIL T ODAY that the university had not sent any guidelines regarding the vacant general category seats in BBS, BFIA, BBE courses.
According to sources, the colleges have so far received 25,600 applications seeking admissions to BBS, BFIA and BBE.
THE four- year BMS course was developed last year by combining three courses, Bachelor of Business Economics ( BBE), Bachelor of Business Studies ( BBS) and Bachelor of Financial & Investment Analyst ( BFIA
BBS, BBE and BFIA
have been merged to form Baccalaureate of Management Studies ( BMS) to introduce the first- ever undergraduate management course in DU.
So, BBS, BBE and BFIA will cease to exist in the new session, while BMS is likely to be offered in at least 13 colleges which collectively offered these courses.
The papers of BFIA can be taught in Discipline Course II that starts from the second year," said Garg.
Though there used to be a common entrance test for BBE, BBS and BFIA, DU is yet to figure out the process of admission for BMS.