IGNOU has made the course structure of MBA in the most appropriate approach. It has been designed in a way to provide an advantage to the students of MBA from IGNOU.This programme consists of 21 courses in all. These 21 courses include 11 Basic Courses, 5 Specialisation Courses and 5 Integrative Courses, which include a Project Course equivalent to two courses. In this programme, semester system is followed: January to June and July to December. The following courses are on offer in January Semester and July Semester respectively. The students should opt for those courses which are on offer during that particular semester. Assignments will be available for only those courses which are on offer in the respective semesters. However, Term-end examinations will be held for all the courses both in the months of June and December every year.
A student can opted maximum of 4 courses per semester.One can take MS-100 (Project work) after at least 2 semesters.A course once selected for study, must be successfully completed within 4 semesters. In case of failure to do so, the student will be required to seek re-admission by paying fees. If a student wants to change one course then has to do it by 31st July for first and second semester respectively on payment of a fee. The IGNOU MBA learner has to complete a Project work (MS-100) under some guide. For fixing a guide the students has to contact the Co-ordinator. The Co-ordinator will fix some from the academic counsellors. The student has to send a project synopsis to IGNOU H/Q. After getting the approval from IGNOU the student has to send I copy of the project work to IGNOU. One copy of the same project is to be submitted to the study centre and I copy is to be given to the project guide. Submission of Assignments is pre-requisite for appearing in Term-End. For Management Programme total number of assignment one has to submit is 1 per course.
IGNOU MBA Syllabus Structure:
Course Code Course Name Credits
MS-1 Management Functions and Behavior 2
MS-2 Management of Human Resources 2
MS-3 Economic and Social Environment 2
MS-4 Accounting and Finance for Managers 2
MS-5 Management of Machines and Materials 2
MS-6 Marketing for Managers 2
MS-7 Information Systems for Managers 2
MS-8 Quantitative Analysis for Managerial Applications 2
MS-9 Managerial Economics 2
MS-10 Organizational Design, Development and Change 2
MS-11 Strategic Management 2
MS-421 HRM in Financial Sector 2
MS-422 Bank Financial Management 2
MS-423 Marketing of Financial Services 2
MS-424 International Banking Management 2
MS-425 Electronic Banking and IT in Banks 2
MS-44 Security Analysis and Portfolio Management 2
MS-45 International Financial Management 2
MS-46 Management of Financial Services 2
Course Code Course Name Credits
MS-494 Risk Management 2
MS-495 Ethics & Corporate Governance 2
MS-95 Research Methodology for Management Decisions 2
MS-100 Project Course (Equivalent to two courses) 4
The MBA Programme consists of 21 courses in all.
DIM –consists of 3 compulsory courses i.e. MS-1 to MS-3 and two elective courses to be chosen out of four elective courses (MS-4/5/6 and 7).
• PGDIM Eleven Courses i.e. MS-1 to MS-11
• (PGSDM) Five courses from any one of the 5 specialization streams for PGSDM in that area
• Integrative Module – consists of two compulsory courses (MS-91, MS-95) and one elective course out of any 5 elective courses (MS-92/93/94/96 and 97) and a project course which is equivalent to two courses (Thus making a total of five courses).