MBA Operations Management - Course Overview

Duration: 2 yrs |Mode: Regular|Avg. Fees: 5,25,000 / Year

About MBA Operations Management

Operations Management is a broad term that involves planning, organization and supervision in production, manufacturing or services industry. The field is delivery-driven and one of the main tasks of an Operations Manager is to ensure from materials, equipment, technology to human resources industry.

MBA in Operations Manager imparts training regarding procuring goods & services from external sources and managing relations with the people involved. In addition to this, the also comprises of interpersonal relations with the stakeholders and maintaining procedures relating to the sustainability of the resources. In other words, as an Operations Manager, candidates have to work towards the best interest of the company and look after everything that is required to run the organization successfully without any fault.

MBA - Operations Management Syllabus

First Year:

Management of

Corporate Legal Environment

Corporate Environment

Production Management

Quantitative Techniques & Methods

Operations Management and Strategy

Business Skill Development

Accounting for Management

Managerial Economics

Industry Best Practices

Production Planning and Control

Operations Strategy


Second Year:

Demand and Business Forecasting

Logistics & Supply Chain Management

Business Process Modelling

Operations Scheduling

Inventory Control

Quantitative Techniques

Project Management

Enterprise Resource Planning

Total Quality Management

Operations Research

Management of International Business

Business Policy and Strategic Management

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Career Options and Job Prospects

Working as an operations manager opens up a lot of opportunities for you to enter the top management in reputable organizations across the globe. There is also a lot of scope for operations managers in the consultancy sector and . A lot of MBA programs require educators who have hands-on experience in this field and are recruited as professors at reputed colleges to train budding managers. Different job profiles are available after completing MBA in Operations Management depending on the capabilities of the candidates. Following are some of the popular jobs in this field:

  • Operations Manager
  • Area Operations Manager
  • General Operations Manager
  • Plant Manager
  • Logistics Manager
  • Supply Chain Program Manager
  • Process Managers
  • Inventory Control Manager
  • Consultant

Starting salaries in the operations sector vary from Rs. 3 lakh to Rs. 7 lakh per annum varying from the that have hired you and the market value of the management you have pursued. Candidates who take up internships in their final year get excellent job opportunities during placements as well as after graduation. With experience, salary packages go up to Rs. 20 lakh per annum.

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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What are the top colleges offering MBA - Operations Management courses ?

Following are some of the top colleges offering Management courses : Institute of Management-Christ University (Bangalore) , Indian Institute of Technology (Chennai) , S.P. Jain Institute of Management and Research (Mumbai) , Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (New Delhi) , Indian Institute of Management (Kozhikode). You can explore these colleges on our website to check if they offer MBA - Operations Management or not.

What is the average fee for the course MBA - Operations Management ?

The average fee for MBA - Operations Management is INR 5,00,000 per year.

What is the duration of the course MBA - Operations Management ?

MBA - Operations Management is a 2 year course.

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