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    Master of Applied Management

    About Master of Applied Management

    Master of Applied Management is a two-year full-time course that deals with management related activities and practise. Applied management is all about examining ways in which the management principles can be utilised to solve business-related problems. Master of Applied Management trains students for management principles required to solve business problems. Students who have completed their bachelor degree may apply for this master level program. However, candidates who are good in management skills and own some experience are perfect candidates for this program. 

    The first year of the Master of Applied Management covers topics which are common for all the candidates while the subjects covered in the second year focus on the specialization opted by the candidate. Some of the major subjects which will be covered in this course are Leadership and Supervision, Marketing & Promotion, Business Communication, Organizational Management and Managerial Accounting. Apart from these, some topics related to sustainable business and medium-sized enterprises will also be taught to the candidates. The program also includes a training period which will surely help the students to gain necessary skills and additional knowledge about the subject. 

    Master of Applied Management Highlights

    Check out all important details about the Master of Applied Management from the table given below.




    2 Years

    Exam Type


    Minimum Qualification Requirement

    Bachelor Degree 

    Average Initial Salary

    INR 2 to 14 lacs per annum

    Selection Process

    Entrance Exam

    Minimum Aggregate Score Requirement


    Major Recruiters

    CTS, TCS, TATA, DELL, Wipro, Accenture, CISCO, Microsoft, Samsung, HP, LG

    Master of Applied Management Eligibility Criteria

    Candidates who want to apply for the Master of Applied Management program must have cleared the BBA, B.Com or any other bachelor degree with at least 50%. Minimum percentage required for admission into this degree will vary from college to college. Candidates may check the eligibility criteria of the college to find out if they are eligible for admission into the program or not. 

    Master of Applied Management Admission Process

    Admission to the Master of Applied Management program can be done either on the basis of merit or on the basis of the entrance exam. Candidates will have to fill the application form of the college before appearing for the selection process. The admission process will totally depend on the college at which you are going for admission. Some colleges will select candidates on the basis of personal interview and group discussion round. Final admission to all the colleges will be done only after all the admission rounds are completed. 

    Master of Applied Management Entrance Exam

    All the Master of Applied Management offering colleges will provide admission on the basis of candidates scores in the entrance examination. Candidates may appear for the entrance examination after checking the requirements of the college. Some of the entrance exams available for admission in the Master of Applied Management are listed below. 


    IIMs and Most of the top league b schools


    Management colleges in Maharashtra


    Management colleges in Uttar Pradesh


    Institutes/ Colleges under AIMA


    Admission to the Cochin University


    Management colleges in Rajasthan


    Some of the management colleges in India

    Master of Applied Management Syllabus

    Semester wise break up of Master of Applied Management Syllabus is provided below.

    Year I

    Year II

    Business Communication

    Applied Business Research Project

    Business Laws

    Business Planning

    Finance for Executives

    Decision Making

    Global Strategies in Business



    HR Management

    International markets

    Lean Management


    Research in Applied Management

    Principles of Management

    Retail Management

    Technology in Business


    Master of Applied Management Career Options and Job Prospects

    There are many career options available at both the government as well as private sectors. Candidates who own some experience in hospitality, retail, health care, business, or a number of other areas may apply to companies related to their field. Candidates may apply for a position of cost estimator, manager or a trainer. The program also provides some entrepreneurship skills while might help the candidates to fetch a health package. Some of the job profiles where the candidates may apply after completing Master of Applied Management are:

    • Associate
    • HR Manager
    • Assistant Manager
    • Operations Manager
    • Finance and Accounts Manager
    • Analyst
    • Banker
    • Sales and Marketing professional
    • Trader
    • Auditing Assistant
    • Office Assistant/Executive
    • Executive (Sales, Marketing, Advertising etc)
    • Research Assistant

    Besides this, they can apply for any employment are listed below

    • Corporate houses
    • NGOs
    • MNCs
    • Educational Institutes
    • Finance institutes (banks, private enterprises etc)
    • Government organizations
    • Healthcare setups
    • Industries


    Q: I have completed bachelors in from engineering. Am I eligible for this program?
    Ans: Yes, you may apply for admission however you will have to fulfil the eligibility criteria decided by the college.

    Q: I don’t want to apply for a job. What are other options available for me after completing the Master of Applied Management?
    Ans: You may apply for further education via a PhD degree or you may start your own business. 

    FAQs about MAM

    What are the top colleges offering Master of Applied Management courses ?

    Following are some of the top colleges offering Management courses : Shailesh J Mehta School of Management (Mumbai) , Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies (New Delhi) , S.P. Jain Institute of Management and Research (Mumbai) , Indian Institute of Management (Bangalore) , Management Development Institute (Gurgaon). You can explore these colleges on our website to check if they offer Master of Applied Management or not.

    What is the average fee for the course Master of Applied Management ?

    The average fee for Master of Applied Management is INR 2,50,000 per year.

    What is the duration of the course Master of Applied Management ?

    Master of Applied Management is a 2 year course.
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