IGNOU MBA Solved Assignment

MS 4 IGNOU MBA Assignments Jan – June 2016

1. “Accountancy is an Information System”. Do you agree? Substantiate your answer with reasons. How does an Accountant help in planning and controlling a large commercial organization? Explain. 2. The following are the Balance Sheets of XYZ Ltd. for the years ending 31st December, 2014 & 2015.   Particulars   2014 2014 2015 Rs Rs Liabilities Equity Share Capital 2,00,000 3,30,000 Preference Share Capital 1,00,000 1,50,000 Reserves 20,000 30,000 Profit and Loss a/c 15,000 20,000 Bank … [Read more...]

MS 95 IGNOU MBA Assignments Jan – June 2016

1. Explain briefly why data collection and data analysis should not be separated at the planning stage of any research project. 2. What do you understand by stratification of a population? Why is it said that stratified sampling improve precision? 3. Define Dichotomous data. Mention two reasons which make Guttman scale an impractical tool for the measurements of attitudes. 4. Two different varieties of mushroom were grown on 6 and 7 plots of the same size. At the end of the crop run, the following quantities of yield were observed for the two varieties: Variety   I 16 12 11 13 15 … [Read more...]

MS 93 IGNOU MBA Assignments Jan – June 2016

1. What do you understand by entrepreneurial competency? Explain its role in entrepreneurship development? 2. How can an opportunity analysis be conducted for the following:- (a) A gift shop (b) A bicycle store 3. What are the advantages of company form of organization as compared to Proprietorship/ One Person Company and Partnership form of organization? Discuss 4. Describe the tools of production planning and control used by a small entrepreneur. 5. What do you understand by family business? Explain the characteristics of family business and discuss the issues and problems of … [Read more...]

MS 92 IGNOU MBA Assignments Jan – June 2016

1. “The development of public sector in India can be divided in three phases.” Briefly discuss. 2. Briefly discuss the government‟s liberalization policy since 1991. Also, discuss the implications of liberalization in the present context. 3. „Public Enterprises in India function at three levels of administration: Central, State and Municipal.” Critically examine the statement in the present context. 4. Explain the relevance of marketing mix to public enterprises with special reference to Product mix and Price mix. 5. Discuss any two major strategic issues arising out of … [Read more...]

MS 91 IGNOU MBA Assignments Jan – June 2016

1. Describe the concept of corporate planning. Discuss the implementation of corporate planning in detail. 2. Discuss the nature and scope of corporate management and its role in non-business organizations, giving examples. 3. “Different market structures have different viewpoints with respect to competition”. Explain the statement with respect to market structures and sustainable competitive advantage. 4. Discuss the issues and challenges in knowledge management in the present competitive environment. 5. Select any service organization of you choice and explain how Information … [Read more...]

MS 54 IGNOU MBA Assignments Jan – June 2016

1. Define structured and unstructured decisions. Discuss the rational individual models of decision making. What are the implications of these models to information system analysts? 2. How much importance should be accorded to implementation phase as part of the total MIS development activity? Explain. Briefly discuss the various implementation strategies. Under what circumstances are they suitable? 3. What are the various kinds of network topologies? Describe the types of switching available in networks and describe the various applications to which networks can be put. 4. Outline … [Read more...]

MS 53 IGNOU MBA Assignments Jan – June 2016

1. “We have entered the age of technology; henceforth everything will be knowledge based.” Discuss the above in the context of increasing use of technology-based resources for achieving tasks. 2. Over the years, many variations on classical Delphi have been forwarded. Briefly discuss these variants. 3. Capacity will be modified in response to demand. Demand will be modified in response to capacity. Which of these two statements is correct? Why? 4. What are the different criteria for scheduling jobshop production system? Give their justification also. 5. Inventory of material … [Read more...]

MS 52 IGNOU MBA Assignments Jan – June 2016

1. What are the phases of a project development cycle? Give the salient tasks under each phase. What are the outlines of opportunity studies in project management? How do there impact upon project feasibility studies? 2. Doubled Project Report (DPR) forms the foundation on which the entire superstructure of the project is built – if it is weak, project cannot weather the turbulent times ahead. Bring out the do’s and don’ts of a good DPR. 3. What is the concept of “Free Float” (Primary slackness) and “Total Float” (Secondary slackness)? Bring out their significance in project … [Read more...]

MS 51 IGNOU MBA Assignments Jan – June 2016

1. Define Operations Research. Also, give a brief historical background of Operations Research. 2. ABC Company is engaged in manufacturing five brands of packed snacks. It is having five manufacturing set ups, each capable of manufacturing any of its brands one at a time. The cost to make a brand on these set ups vary according to the following table: S1 S2 S3 S4 S5 B1 4 6 7 5 11 B2 7 3 6 9 5 B3 8 5 4 6 9 B4 9 12 7 11 10 B5 7 5 9 8 11 Assuming five set ups are S1 ,S2, S3, S4, and S5 and five brands are B1, B2, B3, B4 and … [Read more...]

MS 65 IGNOU MBA Assignments Jan – June 2016

1. Do you agree with the following statements? Justify your answer giving suitable examples. (a) Growth in services is at the expense of manufacturing sector of the economy. (b) In the case of services, consumers rely more on personal sources of information for pre-purchase evaluation. (c) Service guarantees are beneficial for all the service firms. (d) Customer waiting can be managed only by operations management. (e) Service quality evaluations are not made solely on the basis of the outcome of the service, they also involve evaluation of the process of service delivery. 2. Study … [Read more...]