The MBA Educational Management program provides knowledge, skills and tools required for 21st century leadership and management for educational institutions in the fast changing economy.

This MBA program is a 72 credit hours program is designed for students having a minimum of 16 years of education with degrees in a wide range of disciplines such as business, commerce, engineering, law, science, medicine, arts and pharmacy. The 72 credit hours MBA program is divided into a foundation stage of 36 credit hours followed by the 36-credit hours of rigorous MBA level courses and project dealing with strategy and educational transformation. The program covers areas such as accounting, finance, marketing, economics, quantitative analysis, ethics, HRM, management and education and consists of foundational course work necessary for the higher level MBA courses.

Students can take a minimum load of 6 credit hours (two courses) or maximum of 12 credit hours (four courses) in each of the 3 semesters (Fall, Spring and Summer).

Applicants from non-business disciplines of IoBM may avail up to 6 course exemptions from foundation stage courses equivalent to their bachelor’s program courses.

Required Courses

Accounting Educational Management Finance Human Resource Management Management Marketing Social Sciences
ACC419 Financial Accounting EDM406
Educational Policy and Economics
EDM415
Educational Philosophy and Ethics
EDM419
Managing Teaching and Learning
EDM420
Academic Writing and Seminar Skills
EDM427
Methods in Education II (Qualitative)
EDM429
Research Methods in Education I (Quantitative)
EDM518
Evaluation and Assessment in Education
EDM514*
Early Childhood Development
EDM526*
Curriculum Management and Planned Change
EDM624*
Innovations and Technology in Education
EDM689*
Thesis Writing-Capstone Project I
EDM690*
Thesis Writing-Capstone Project II
FIN408
Theory and Practice of Financial Management
FIN411
Finance for Entrepreneurial Ventures
HRM410
Managing Human Capital
HRM606*
Leadership, Ethics and Change
MAN418
Management and Organizational Dynamics
MKT402
Marketing Management
MKT601*
Marketing Strategies and Value Innovation
SSC406
Psychology and Learning

 

Elective Courses

Educational Management
EDM650
Quality Assurance in Education
EDM652
Knowledge Management
EDM654
Lifelong Learning in Changing Contexts
EDM656
Teacher Education
EDM658
Gender Studies in Education
EDM660
Inclusive Education
EDM689
Thesis Writing (Capstone I)
EDM690
Thesis Writing (Capstone II)

 

Course Structure

Foundation Stage
Semester One
Semester Two Semester Three MBA Stage
Semester Four
Semester Five Semester Six
Psychology and Learning
Financial Accounting
Educational Philosophy and Ethics
Academic Writing and Seminar Skills
Managing Teaching and Learning
Theory and Practice of
Management
Marketing Management
Research Methods in Education I (Quantitative)
Research Methods in Education II (Qualitative)
Educational Policy and Economics
Managing Human Capital
Theory and Practice of Financial Management
Early Childhood Development
Leadership Ethics and Change
Curriculum Mgmt. and Planned Change
Evaluation and Assessment in Education
Marketing Strategies and Value Innovations
Innovations and Technology in Education
Thesis Writing-(Capstone I)
Elective I
Finance For Entrepreneurial Ventures
Thesis Writing (Capstone II)
Elective II
Elective III