Executive MBA Advantage

Leaders for today and tomorrow

 Intellectual Powerhouse                                                                    

- Brilliant Cohort: Program participants represent more than 150 corporate entities from diverse sectors. They bring up to date knowledge and expertise to form the Intellectual Powerhouse.

- Diversity: This program offers a distinctive mix of participants, ranging in age from 25 to 50 years, who come from diverse academic and professional backgrounds. Their extensive experience adds unparalleled diversity to the program.

- Star Performers:Program graduates leave their mark in various fields, showcasing their achievements not only in the workplace but also through their active participation in international conferences.

- Peer learning: In addition to the presence of knowledgeable resource persons from industry and academia, the utilization of applied pedagogy, and the provision of an excellent learning environment, an added value is derived from peer-to-peer learning opportunities on campus.

- Guest Speaker Sessions: Industry icon and subject experts are invited to share their knowledge and expertise. This also provides an opportunity to meet and network with industry leaders.

- Knowledge reservoir: The program participants produce high-quality reports and analyses, which are accessible on the EMBA website. Furthermore, the library houses an extensive collection of over 800 research reports that have been duly evaluated and graded.

 Unique Features                                                                               

- Concurrent Recognition: Senior/middle level executives are joining this program and as they grow intellectually, they are instantaneously recognized and rewarded by the corporate world.

Networking: Participants spend their whole weekend at IBA thus find ample opportunities to interact with other participants at alumni center, library, prayer hall and even at corridors.

Batch intact: Our planned course offering keeps every batch intact. Participant study their core courses with their batch mates, form joint study group, and develop long term comradery.

Alumni: Upon successful completion participants will join the prestigious IBA Alumni club comprising 15,000 plus highly successful executives, serving at local/international organizations.

Exclusive Deans List: The star performers of this program are recognized, acknowledged at the end of each semester through an exclusive Deans list for the Executive MBA program.

Executive MBA Gold Medal: At every IBA convocation, three top performers of the graduating cohort of EMBA are awarded gold medal and shields in recognition of their excellent endeavor.

Extracurricular: Various activities such as Cricket matches, networking lunches/breakfasts and picnic etc. are regularly arranged. These activities ensure that participants make contributions not only on the academic front but also outside the academic environment.

One window facilitation: EMBA Service Centre offers all services at one point, thus participant are not required to visit different offices/departments for their needs.

 The Program                                                                                   

- Fast track: Keeping in view the busy schedule of C-suite professionals, program’s duration is reduced to twenty eight months. However, depending on their choice they can expend it to 6 years.

- Program format: Executive MBA is a 72-credit hour program covering, 14 core and 8 electives. In addition, they must do an individual Research Project, which is equivalent to 2 courses, and clear the comprehensive exam.

- Structured route: An embryonic course plan is devised and followed. Participants must take core courses in the prescribed sequence and exercise their choice only for elective courses.

- Challenging Research Project: Participants face a unique challenge, as they are required to do a research project individually, from topic approval to defending the report before IBA panel.

- Excellent environment and State of the art facilities: All Executive MBA learning activities are centered at the world class IBA University Campus, most convenient and suitable for executives.

- Counseling: We offer constant guidance and support to the program participants as well as to those who wish to join the program. This process is available even after their graduation.

- Two inductions per year: IBA admits two batch in Spring and Fall semesters. The details are advertised on Executive MBA website.

 The Process                                                                                     

- Entry Criteria - Academic: Minimum 16 year education out of which 4 years at HEC recognized University/ Institute, with a minimum CGPA of 2.5 on a scale of 4 or first division that is 60%.

- Aptitude Test: A GMAT type aptitude test is conducted to ensure that participants will smoothly complete their program.

- Mandatory work experience: Preferably five but not less than three years post qualification experience. Due weightage be given to; International assignments and multi-city responsibilities.