MBA in Safety Management - Course Overview

Duration: 2 yrs |Avg. Fees: 1,20,000 / Year

About MBA in Safety Management

MBA in Safety Management is a two-year master program available for the candidates who hold a bachelor degree in safety management. The program deals with training related to safety measures and procedure at organisation and company. A Fire Protection and Safety Manager is responsible for inspecting, managing and ensuring the presence of all fire protection and safety procedures. The fire and safety manager also make sure that the organisation is equipped with facilities of the required standard. Students who are interested in managing all safety and fire-related activities can apple for the master level program. Besides this, he or she must have good communication, managerial and decision making skills. 

The duration of MBA in safety management is two years. Some of the major subjects which will be taught to the students are Fire Safety, Laws pertaining to Fire Hazards at commercial workplaces, Role of Executives at time of Hazard and Precautions to avoid such hazards. The two year MBA program in safety management is also included with a training period in which the students are exposed to real-life situations and challenges related to fire safety. Candidates will have to attend the training period else they will not be awarded the degree. 

MBA in Safety Management Highlights

Check out all important details about MBA in Safety Management from the table given below.




2 Years

Exam Type


Minimum Qualification Requirement

Bachelor Degree 

Average Initial Salary

INR 2 to 9 lacs per annum

Selection Process

Entrance Exam

Minimum Aggregate Score Requirement


MBA in Safety Management Eligibility Criteria

Candidates who are seeking admission in the two year MBA in Safety Management program must have cleared any bachelor degree in a related discipline. He or she must have scored at least 50% marks to get selected. Besides this, the candidate must have passed 12th and 10th examination from any recognized board. The eligibility criteria for the program depends upon the college the candidate going for admission. Additionally, the candidate must note that he will not be permitted to admission if in case he/ she failed to satisfy any of the condition. 

MBA in Safety Management Admission Process

Admission to the two year MBA in safety management program will depend on the admission guidelines decided by the college. Colleges will select candidates on the basis of percentage scored in the qualifying degree and 12th examination. Besides this, colleges will also consider scores in the entrance examination while selecting candidates. There are some MBA in Safety Management offering college which will conduct their own entrance examination for offering admission to the students. However, if you have appeared for CAT then you will not have to appear for the entrance test conducted by the college. Final selection round for all the college will be the document verification and seat confirmation. Candidates will be called to the campus for completing both the rounds. 

MBA in Safety Management Entrance Exam

All the MBA in safety management offering colleges will rot candidates on the basis of their scores in the entrance examination. There are many entrance exam conducted at the national level for admission in the MBA and PGDM program. Candidates can have a look at the type of colleges that concepts scores of the entrance exam provided below. 


Type of Colleges


XLRI and other associated B schools


Symbiosis International University & its associates


NMIMS all campuses


Institutes under AIMA


B schools approved by AICTE


IIMs, Most of the top league b schools

Candidates must focus on ranking good in the entrance exam to have a good chance for selection. It must be noted that the college can also conduct a personal interview and group discussion before completing the selection process. 

MBA in Safety Management Syllabus

Semester wise break up of MBA in Safety Management Syllabus is provided below.

Semester 1




Fire Engineering Science


Fundamental Of Safety


Management Principles & Practices


Organizational Behaviour

Semester 2




Industrial Hygiene


Risk Assessment


Safety Acts And Law


Work Permit System

Semester 3




Safety In Constructions Industries


Occupational Health


Human Resource Development


Business Communication

Semester 4




Project Study


Safety Audit


Storage And Handling Of Hazardous Substances




Elective  I


Elective -II

Elective Subjects




Safety In Chemical Industry


Safety In Textile Industry


Safety In Electrical Industry


Industrial Engineering


Safety At DockYard


Safety At Constructions

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Career Options and Job Prospects

There are many career opportunities from safety managers at both the public and private sectors. Many companies hire candidates for fire and safety management. Candidates may look at all the available opportunities relevant to their profile once they have completed their degree.  Besides this candidates may also go for further education in safety management. They can also join some short term program to gain some additional skills relevant to safety management. 

Some of the employment areas where the candidates may apply for a job as safety manager are

  • Private / Public Sector Undertakings
  • Educational Institutions
  • Banks
  • Aviation Industry
  • Maritime Industry
  • Railways
  • Electricity Generation Industry
  • Chemical Industry
  • Petroleum Industry
  • Urban Development Projects

Besides this, candidates may apply for any of the job profiles listed below

  • Fire Protection Technician
  • Safety Supervisor
  • Safety Inspector
  • Safety Manager
  • HSE Engineer
  • Fire Officer
  • Environment Engineer
  • Fire Supervisor
  • Safety Steward
  • Safety Assistant
  • Fire Engineer
  • Safety Engineer
  • Safety Officer
  • Environmental Health & Safety Manager


Q: I have appeared for GMAT and CAT, Do I have to appear for the entrance exam conducted by the college?

Ans: No, the entrance exam will only be conducted for the candidates who have not appeared for any entrance exam. However, if you have not scored well in CAT then you should go for the entrance exam.

Q: Does the syllabus of MBA in Safety Management is the same at all the colleges?

Ans: No the syllabus for MBA in Safety Management will vary from college to college. 

Related Questions

How to apply For MBA program with only UG marks in hand against vacant seat in the institutions?As per the AICTE notice dated 25 August 2020 which allows to fill up the vacant seats by considering only UG marks.

-HarshitUpdated on September 13, 2020 11:48 AM
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Shreya Sareen, CollegeDekho Expert

Dear Student,

You are advised to confirm whether your selected college is accepting admission on the basis of UG Marks and if there are some vacant seats or not. Once you have confirmed that, you can fill the application form of the college. Details regarding the eligibility criteria and admission process can be checked from the official website of the college. You can also contact the college to know more about the admission process. It should be noted that the guidelines decided by the AICTE will only be valid for the 2020-2021 admissions session. If you are looking for admission ...


MBA admission : In which month , the admissions for MBA will start?

-AdminUpdated on September 10, 2020 04:52 PM
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Shreya Sareen, CollegeDekho Expert

Dear Student,

The registration for MBA at LPU begins in September and January. However, due to COVID-19, the last date of application has now been extended until May 31, 2020. To get admission into MBA at LPU, you can appear for LPUNEST or CAT. On the basis of your score in the entrance exam, you will be shortlisted and then called for further rounds of interview.



Does Chandigarh University offer any MBA scholarship? If it does, what is the eligibility criteria to get MBA scholarship.

-KapilUpdated on September 08, 2020 03:03 PM
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Shreya Sareen, CollegeDekho Expert

Dear Student,

Yes, Chandigarh University does offer MBA scholarships. If you have appeared for the CAT exam, you can apply for a Merit Scholarship for MBA students. As per the eligibility criteria for MBA scholarships at CU, if you have scored 80% or above in CAT, you will get a scholarship worth 50% of the semester fee, if your score is between 75-79.99 per cent, you will get a scholarship worth 25% of the semester fee and if you score between 70-74.99%, 10% of the semester fee will be covered.

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FAQs about MBA

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

ITM National Entrance and Scholarship Test , Bharati Vidyapeeth Common Entrance Test , Delhi University Science , MICA Admission Test , Symbiosis National Aptitude Test are some of the exams that you can appear for to get admission in MBA in Safety Management courses.

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

Following are some of the top colleges offering Management courses : Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies (Mumbai) , National Institute of Industrial Engineering (Mumbai) , Sydenham Institute of Management Studies Research and Entrepreneurship Education (Mumbai) , Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (Ahmedabad) , Indian Institute of Management (Bangalore). You can explore these colleges on our website to check if they offer MBA in Safety Management or not.

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

The average fee for MBA in Safety Management is INR 3,00,000 per year.

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

Some of the popular specializations for M.B.A. (Master of Business Administration) are : Human Resources Management , Finance , Risk & Insurance Management , Infrastructure Management , Organization Management.

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

MBA in Safety Management is a 2 year course.

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