Management Control System

Course Name: 

Management Control System (MBA8G8)




Elective Courses

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0) 3


Introduction to MCS - purpose- types- approaches to MCS- cybernetic and contingency approach- business strategy and management control system- hierarchy of control process- industrial dynamics and management control- design of MCS- steps- factors influencing design of MCS- it and design of MCS- key success variables as control indicators- environment and MCS- goals strategy and organization for adaptive control- divisional autonomy and responsibilities- management control tools and - processes – strategic planning and programming process- budgeting and budgetary control- standard costing system and variance analysis for control- transfer pricing- reward system- management control of operations- strategic cost management- auditing as a tool- MCS in organizations-MCS in non-profit organizations- current issues in MCS- corporate governance and management control.


Subhash Chandra Das- Management Control System- Prentice-Hall India- 2011
Kenneth Merchant and Wim Van Der Stede - Pearson Publication- 2011


School of Management

Contact us

Dr. Sheena
Head, School of Humanities, Social Sciences and Management,
National Institute of Technology Karnataka
Post: Srinivasanagar, Surathkal, Mangalore - 575025
Karnataka, India.
Hot line: +91-0824-2474000 (Extn. 4047)
              +91-0824-2474000 (Extn. 3236)
Mobile:   +918277028734

Connect with us

We're on Social Networks. Follow us & get in touch.