MBA in Education Management (MBA EM)

Updated By Abhinav Chamoli on 25 Nov, 2020

Average Duration
2 years
Average Fee
25 K-6 L INR annual
Exams Accepted

About MBA in Education Management

The MBA in Education Management sector is a comparatively new specialisation of Business Management sector which deals with the proper financial and managerial aspects of educational sectors and institutions. The MBA in Education Management is a 2-year Postgraduate level masters course which can be done after the completion of a minimum 3-years bachelors degree in any stream. The admissions in this specialisation of MBA course is generally taken based on the institute level entrance examinations or national level entrance examination for MBA such as CAT/XAT/MAT/GMAT etc.

Some of the top colleges and universities like Banaras Hindu University, ISBM University Raipur, St. Peters College Kolkata offer this specific course. This course can also be taken in distance mode and the biggest open university of India, Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) offers the course as well. The course deals with the operations of big educational organisations.

MBA in Education Management Syllabus

Semester 1

Management – Principles and Practices

Managerial Economics

Organizational Behaviour

Qualitative Techniques

Financial Management and Accounting


Semester 2

Management Information System

Business Environment

Research Methods

Business Laws

Human Resource Management


Semester 3

Financial Management

Laws Relating to Education

Marketing Management

Curriculum Designing

Education Infrastructure


Semester 4

Education Institution Management

Marketing of Education Services

Institutional Linkage for Education Management

Contemporary Issues in Education

Quality in Education


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MBA in Education Management Career Options and Job Prospects

After the completion of the MBA course in Education Management Specialisation, the candidates can join either the education sector or business. There is a lot of scopes available for a graduate of MBA in Education Management. The candidate can join the government or private organisations as well as the education sector as a business person, policymaker, policy analyst, human resource manager etc. Some of the most popular fields for a graduate in MBA Education Management are as follows,

  • Education Consultant

  • Education Manager

  • Education Policy Maker

  • Education Policy Analyst

  • Human Resource Manager

  • Principal

  • Professor

  • Headmaster

Generally, the freshers in these professions get paid between 4 lakhs to 8 lakhs per annum in different organisations.

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I want admission in MBA in Education Management. Do I have to clear any exams for that ?

University of Petroleum and Energy Studies Entrance Test , Maharashtra Common Entrance Test for MBA , Odisha Joint Entrance Examination , West Bengal Joint Entrance Management Aptitude Test , IBS Aptitude Test are some of the exams that you can appear for to get admission in MBA in Education Management courses.

What are the top colleges offering MBA in Education Management courses ?

Following are some of the top colleges offering Management courses : Xavier Labour Relations Institute (Jamshedpur) , Institute of Management Technology (Ghaziabad) , Indian Institute of Management (Bangalore) , Management Development Institute (Gurgaon) , Institute of Management-Christ University (Bangalore). You can explore these colleges on our website to check if they offer MBA in Education Management or not.

What is the average fee for the course MBA in Education Management ?

The average fee for MBA in Education Management is INR 7,00,000 per year.

What are the popular specializations related to MBA in Education Management ?

Some of the popular specializations for M.B.A. (Master of Business Administration) are : Banking , Solid State Lighting , Hotel Management , Textile Management , Capital and Financial Markets.

What is the duration of the course MBA in Education Management ?

MBA in Education Management is a 2 year course.

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