MBA Subjects and Syllabus in India 2021 - List of Subjects MBA Courses Offer

Yash Dhamija
Yash DhamijaPublished On: January 15, 2021

This article will help you get details regarding the subjects and syllabus of MBA. You can know about all the major topics which will be taught to you in the two year MBA degree. It must be noted that the syllabus of MBA will differ from college to college. 

Subjects and Syllabus for MBA Admission

MBA or Master of Business Administration is one of the most popular master degree programs in India as well as abroad. The program open gates for many employment opportunities for students. Candidates who are pursuing the MBA program learn a lot about the various subjects in the curriculum. MBA is a 2-year degree course. The first-year curriculum for all the MBA offering colleges in India will be the same for all MBA specializations. It will cover core topics such as Business Law, Entrepreneurship and many more. While the second year of the program will cover topics based on the MBA specialization opted for by the candidates. Students are also provided with a range of electives subjects which they can choose as per their interest. The subjects and specializations differ from college to college. The syllabus of MBA is designed to inculcate leadership and entrepreneurial qualities in a candidate while also providing them with knowledge about various subjects related to businesses in their stream. This article will cover all the major subjects and also the syllabus which will be covered in the MBA program.

MBA Subjects

All the core and elective subjects available in the curriculum of the 2 year MBA program are listed below for your reference:

S.No.

MBA Core Subjects

1

Accounting and Financial Management

2

Business Economics

3

Corporate Finance

4

Human Resource Management

5

Leadership and Entrepreneurship

6

Management of Change

7

Management Theory and Practice

8

Managing for Sustainability

9

Marketing Management

10

Research Methods

11

Strategic Management

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Following is the table of elective subjects taught in MBA courses.

S.No.

MBA Elective Subjects

1

Accounting Systems and Processes

2

Advanced Studies in Industrial Relations

3

Auditing

4

Business and Corporations Law

5

Business Economics

6

Communication in Business

7

Corporate Finance

8

Current Developments in Accounting Thought

9

Customer Behaviour

10

Financial Accounting

11

Financial Accounting 2

12

Financial Markets and Instruments

13

Financial Planning

14

Global Marketing

15

Human Resource Management

16

ICT Project Management

17

ICT Project Management

18

Integrated Marketing Communications

19

International Human Resource Management

20

Investments Analysis

21

IT Infrastructure Management PG

22

IT Management Issues

23

IT Management Issues

24

IT Risk Management

25

IT Risk Management

26

Leadership - A Critical Perspective

27

Management Accounting for Costs and Control

28

Management of Change

29

Managing for Sustainability

30

Managing Project and Service Innovation

31

Organizational Behaviour

32

Research Methods

33

Strategic Human Resource Development

34

Taxation 1

35

Training and Development Environment

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MBA Syllabus: Semester-wise Syllabus of MBA Courses

The syllabus of the MBA program will vary from college to college. You can take a look at some of the common topics in the syllabus of MBA program given below:

Syllabus of MBA

Semester 1

S. No.

Syllabus

1

Business Communication & Presentation Skills

2

Business Research Methodology

3

Business Statistics

4

Excel Spreadsheet Modelling

5

Finance for Non-Finance

6

Financial Reporting and Analysis

7

Joy of Management

8

Macro Economics & Policy

9

Marketing and Consumer Behaviour

10

Marketing of Products and Services

11

Micro-Economics

12

Operation Research

13

Organizational Behaviour

Semester 2

S. No.

Syllabus

1

Bringing Ideas to Market

2

Costing Products and Services

3

Data Science Using R and Python

4

Human Resource Management

5

Indian Banking and Financial Markets

6

Indian Economy in the Global Context

7

Managing Financial Resources

8

Managing Operations and Supply Chain

9

Managing Stakeholders and Legal Processes

10

Project Management

11

Strategic Management

12

Synthesizing and Analyzing Data using R

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Semester 3

S. No.

Syllabus

1

Analyzing and Mitigating Risk

2

Applied Business Research

3

Business Model and Intellectual Property

4

Corporate Governance and Social Responsibility

5

Leveraging IT for Business

6

Management of Design

7

Problem Solving and Consulting Skills

Semester 4

S. No.

Syllabus

1

Applied Business Research Project

2

Capstone Simulation

3

Ethics and Indian Ethos

4

Integrated Decisions Making

5

Leadership Development

6

Project Study

Candidates are recommended to choose colleges for MBA admission wisely. The curriculum of the college should be updated and cover all the latest topics. There are some colleges which are following the same curriculum since its establishment and which might not train the students as per the demand of the current industry. Besides this, there are many other things which should be kept in mind while applying for MBA admission. Articles provided below can assist you with the same.

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FAQs

Will the syllabus vary for all the specializations of MBA?

The first semester of all the MBA specializations remains the same for first semester. The second and third semester will cover topics depending on the specialization chosen by you.

How can I check the syllabus of MBA?

The syllabus of MBA will be updated on the official website as well as on the information brochure of the college

What are the important topics of MBA syllabus?

Some of the important topics of the MBA syllabus are Corporate Finance, Marketing Management, Business Economics and Financial Planning

Is the syllabus of MBA same for all the colleges?

No, the syllabus of MBA will be different for all the colleges

What is the syllabus of MBA?

The syllabus of MBA contains all the topics that will be taught to the students in the next two years

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