Executive MBA Program

The program is designed specifically for working executives with a minimum of two years of experience at supervisory/managerial level. It offers them the flexibility of acquiring a world class management qualification without having to leave their present jobs/work assignments.

The unique case-based pedagogy will complement other traditional and innovative modes of course delivery.

Experienced faculty members will take individual courses and the responsibility for learning and evaluation. Specific projects will enhance the effectiveness of each of the courses and help optimal absorption of knowledge and concepts imparted.

IBS Hyderabad provides access to world renowned databases, software and other facilities to the students of the Executive MBA program which help them expand the horizons and enrich their learning experience.
Duration of Program
The duration of the program is 21 months with 7 terms of 3 months each. The classes will be held on all Sundays and Second Saturdays between 9.00 am and 6.00 pm.

Award of Degree
On successful completion of specified courses and projects, the candidates will be awarded the MBA degree by The ICFAI Foundation for Higher Education (Deemed-to-be- University).

Program Structure
The program comprises of 21 courses and two business research projects. These courses are spread over seven terms. The 21 courses have a weightage of 84 credits and the two business research projects have a weightage of 5 credits each totaling to a weightage of 94 credits for the program.

The program will be a mix of general management courses in the first four terms and electives in the last three terms. The general management courses lay the foundation while the electives allow the participants to gain an in-depth understanding of their chosen domains.

Program Structure
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Business Economics
  • Financial Management
  • Marketing Insights
  • Operations Management
  • Management Accounting
  • IT Strategy
  • Business Law
  • Understanding Financial Statements
  • Corporate and Business Strategy
  • Quantitative Methods for Managerial Decisions
  • Human Capital Management
  • Management Control and Information Systems
  • Business Ethics and Corporate Governance
  • Elective I
  • Elective II
  • Business Research Project I
  • Elective III
  • Elective IV
  • Elective V
  • Elective VI
  • Elective VII
  • Business Research Project II

List of Electives
Finance Marketing
  • Financial Risk Management
  • Commodities & Commodity Derivatives
  • Investment Banking
  • Corporate and SME Banking
  • Global Capital Markets
  • Insurance Management
  • International Banking
  • International Finance & Trade
  • Wealth Management
  • Project Appraisal and Finance
  • Financial Statements Analysis
  • Security Analysis
  • Quantitative Finance Using SAS
  • Treasury Management
  • Portfolio Management & Mutual Funds
  • Strategic cost management
  • Strategic Financial Management
  • Financial Services
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Marketing of Financial Services
  • Brand Management
  • Consumer Behaviour B2B Marketing
  • Integrated marketing communication
  • Customer Relationship Management
  • Retail Management
  • International Marketing
  • Entrepreneurship Development
  • Green Marketing
  • Sales & Distribution Management
  • Services Marketing
IT and Operations HRM
  • Business Analysis
  • Business Intelligence / Analytics
  • Business Modeling and Simulation
  • Project management
  • Supply Chain management
  • Quality and Innovation management
  • Services Operations Management
  • Global Human Resources Management
  • Strategic Human Resources Management
  • Competency Mapping
  • Leadership Skills and Change Management
  • Managing Knowledge Workers
  • OD Diagnosis and Interventions
  • Quantitative HRM
  • Marketing Analytics
  • HR Analytics
  • Healthcare Analytics
  • Banking & Financial Analytics
  • Insurance Analytics
  • Supply Chain Analytics
  • Financial Services Analytics

Award of Degree
On successful completion of specified courses and projects, the candidates will be awarded the MBA degree by The ICFAI Foundation for Higher Education (Deemed-to-be- University).