The IGNOU Distance MBA program structure contains 21 Subjects (known as courses) in total.
To obtain the MBA degree
, you should have completed the following combination of Subjects.
- 11 Subjects from MS-1 to 11
- 5 Specialization Category Subjects.
- Compulsory Subjects MS 91 and MS 95.
- 1 Elective Subject (MS 92/93/94/96/97)
- 1 Project Subject (MS-100) (This Subject is equivalent to 2 Subjects)
List of Subjects for Distance MBA
This section is about the subjects involved in correspondence MBA. Read on to know more.
The following tables list out the Subjects included in the MBA program
offered by IGNOU.
Subjects from MS-1 to MS 11
The table below lists out the general Subjects (Subjects) included in the MBA program.
||Management Functions and Behaviour
||Management of Human Resources
||Economic and Social Environment
||Accounting and Finance for Managers
||Management of Machines and Materials
||Marketing for Managers
||Information Systems for Managers
||Quantitative Analysis for Managerial Applications
||Organisational Design, Development and Change
The specialization Subjects are the list of Subjects that specialize in certain areas of Management.
Title (and Code)
||Social Processes and Behavioural Issues (MS-21)Human Resource Development(MS-22)Human Resource Planning (MS-23)Employment Relations (MS-24)
Managing Change in Organisations (MS-25)
Organisational Dynamics (MS-26)
Wage and Salary Administration (MS-27)
Labour Laws (MS-28)
International Human Resource Management (MS-22)
||Working Capital Management (MS-41)Capital Investment and Financing Decisions (MS-42)Management Control Systems (MS-43)Security Analysis and Portfolio Management (MS-44)
International Financial Management (MS-45)
Management of Financial Services (MS-46)
||Operations Research (MS-52)Project Management (MS-53)Production/Operations Management (MS-54)Management Information Systems (MS-55)
Logistics and Supply Chain Management (MS-56)
Materials Management (MS-57)
Maintenance Management (MS-58)
Management of R&D and Innovation (MS-59)
||Consumer Behaviour (MS-64)Sales Management (MS-64)Product Management (MS-64)International Marketing (MS-64)
Marketing of Services (MS-64)
Management of Marketing Communication and Advertising (MS-64)
Rural Marketing (MS-64)
Retail Management (MS-64)
|Financial Markets Practice
||Equity Markets (MFP-1)Equity Derivatives (MFP-2)Commodity Markets (MFP-3)Currency and Debt Markets (MFP-4)
Professionals in Financial Markets Practice (MFP-5)
One elective Subject (Subject) should be selected from the list below:
||Name of Subject
||Management of Public Enterprises
||Management of New and Small Enterprises
||Total Quality Management
Theses Subjects are compulsory for all the students of MBA program.
||Advanced Strategic Management
||Research Methodology for Management Decisions
||Project (Equivalent to two Subjects)
To get the detailed information about the contents of the Subjects please see the syllabus.
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Last Updated: September 10, 2016