Course Information

GITAM HBS-MBA follows a well-designed course structure. During the first year, students build a firm and broad foundation of general management concepts and skills across all key disciplines. In the final year, all students have a choice for their specialization, major and minor, in areas of Marketing, Finance, Human Resource and International Business as per the Institute norms. The flexibility of choosing major and minor as dual specialization allows a student to build cross-functional competencies.

 

Curriculum

At GITAM HBS, our curriculum annually is updated incorporate latest trends in the market to ensure the alignment with industry requirement and classroom teaching-learning process. In fact, it is this dynamic spirit which differentiates MBA at GITAM HBS.

TRIMESTER I
Principles and Practice of Management
Business Laws
Managerial Economics
Written Analysis & Communication
Accounting for Management
Quantiative Methods
Choose any two from the following courses
Business Environment
IT for Management
Indian Ethos & Values in Management
International Business Environment
TRIMESTER II
Financial Management I
Organizational Behavior
Business Communication
Operations Research
Marketing Management
Human Resources Management
Choose any two from the following courses
Corporate Governance and Business Ethics
Research Methodology
Innovation and Creativity
Management Information Systems
TRIMESTER III
Strategic ManagementChoose any two from the following courses
Entrepreneurship DevelopmentManagerial Communication
Fundamentals of Business AnalyticsProject Management
Operations and Supply Chain ManagementManagment of Public & Private Partnership
Marketing ResearchPrinciples of Yogic Practices
Financial Management II
Soft Skills
Viva-Voce

SPECIALIZATION COURSES

The students shall take dual specialization offered in IV and V trimesters.  Each student has to choose two specialization groups from the FIVE specialization groups offered during IV & V Trimesters. A minimum of 20 students should be registered for offering a particular specialization. Following is the Course Structure for IV & V Trimesters. 

Following are the Specialization Groups:

A. Finance

IV TRIMESTER COURSES
Corporate Restructuring and Valuation
Financial Engineering & Risk Management
Financial Institutions and Markets
Principles and Practice of Banking/Credit Risk Management/International Financial Reporting Standards
V TRIMESTER COURSES
Investment Management
International Banking and Finance
Derivatives
Banking Technology Management/Financial Planning and Wealth Management/Financial & Credit Analysis

B. Human Resource Management

IV TRIMESTER COURSES
Human Resource Development
Compensation Management
Global HRM
Human Resource Information System/Recruitment & Selection/Performance Management
V TRIMESTER COURSES
Strategic Human Resource Management
Employment Laws
Industrial Relations
Learning & Development/Global HRM/Leadership & Team Building

C.International Business

IV TRIMESTER COURSES
International Business Laws
Management of Multi National Corporations
Cross Cultural Business Management
Global Marketing Management/International Trade Logistics/WTO and India
V TRIMESTER COURSES
International Trade and Policy
Exim Policy and Documentation
Global HRM
Forex Management and Currency Derivatives/International Business Communication & IT in Global Business/Global Strategic Management

D. Marketing Management

IV TRIMESTER COURSES
Sales and Distribution Management
Consumer Behavior
Management of Advertising
Rural Marketing/Hospitality Marketing/Brand Management
V TRIMESTER COURSES
Services Marketing
Customer Relationship Management
Global Marketing
E-Marketing/Bank Marketing/B-to-B Marketing

E. Operations and Supply Chain Management

IV TRIMESTER COURSES
Global Operations & Logistics
Service Operations Management
Strategic Logistics Management
Project Management/EXIM Management/E-Business Systems
V TRIMESTER COURSES
Operations Strategy
Strategic Sourcing
Supply Chain Risk Management
Technology Management/Total Quality Management/Enterprise Resource Planning

F. Business Analytics

IV TRIMESTER COURSES
Business Analytics for Managers
E-Commerce and Web Analytics
Corporate Intelligence and Decision Making
Predictive Analytics/Digital Analytics/Cloud Computing
V TRIMESTER COURSES
Big Data Big Analytics
Data Mining for Business Intelligence
Marketing Analytics
Data Science for Business/Data Analysis & Modeling/Enterprise Analytics

Note: GITAM HBS may revise, remove or add courses any time according to current industry needs and recommendation of the Board of Studies without prior notice to students.