IIM Kozhikode | Master of Business Administration (MBA) for Working Professionals

Plot your path to career advancement with IIM Kozhikode.

Course Snapshot
  • FeeINR 12,00,000 + GST
  • Work Experience3 - 30 Years
  • Duration24 months
  • Delivery MethodBlended- Online
  • Reg. Start Date10 May 2019
  • Reg. End Date04 Aug 2019
  • Course Starts On25 Nov 2019
Course Detail

About IIM Kozhikode

IIMK pioneered the Interactive Learning (IL) Programme for working executives in the Asia Pacific region. Having started with 300 class contact hrs in 2001-02, the two year-long Executive Management Education Programme is today the richest available in the country having 740 class contact hours.

About The Second Wind( TSW )

The Second Wind (TSW) is an initiative by Times Professional Learning for working professionals who are keen to hone their skills to add value to their work for a
more rewarding career.
TSW's passion for excellence and a brief that "Executive Education Empowers" works hand in hand with the organization's aim to impart knowledge to business professionals nationwide.

Program Overview

"The Master of Business Administration (MBA) programme for working professionals (earlier known as Executive Post Graduate Programme (EPGP) in Management) is a two years master's degree programme in management, comprising of 740 hours of classroom instruction delivered over an Interactive Learning (IL) platform, including 3 weeks of in-campus modules.
With a curriculum design that reflects the best of management theory and practice, the objective of the programme is to impart management education with a global outlook. The programme will empower working executives and entrepreneurs seeking to stay invested in the knowledge economy and take their organisations to the next level. The innovative curriculum and proven pedagogy will equip participants with actionable knowledge and skills along with deep insights into leadership and strategy."

Program Highlights

- The most comprehensive and intensive MBA programme specifically designed for working executives to access learning from their location of work/stay through the Interactive Learning (IL) Platform.
- Three in campus modules of one week each in the beautiful and advanced IIMK Campus in Kozhikode, Kerala
- Diverse participant group of senior executives and business owners across functions and industries allowing rich peer-learning and networking opportunities
- Alumni status amongst a network of 6000+ beneficiaries of IIMK executive education programmes
- Global recognition from Association of MBAs (AMBA)
- Get a master's degree titled, "Master of Business Administration" by IIM Kozhikode

Learning Outcomes

- Deep understanding of key functions: their purpose & role
- A world view of key management issues and challenges
- Comprehension of economic trends and regulatory swings.
- Actionable knowledge, strategic thinking and leadership competencies
- Use of various analytical tools and techniques to create business opportunities

Course Schedule

Duration: 24 Months
Start: 25th Nov 19

Schedule 1: Weekend Session
Saturday - 9:00 am to 2:30 pm
Sunday - 9:00 am to 2:30 pm

Schedule 2: Combined Session
Thursday - 7:00 pm to 9:45 pm
Saturday - 7:00 pm to 9:45 pm
Sunday - 3:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Desired Candidate Profile

- A Bachelor's Degree or its equivalent in any discipline with minimum 50% aggregate mark or equivalent CGPA.

- 3 Years of managerial/ entrepreneurial/ professional experience after successful completion of graduation as on date of submitting the application online.

Course Modules

The duration of the MBA is two academic years split into seven quarters. The structure of the MBA is divided into 3 modules:

1st Year : Module 1: Core Courses

The first year of the programme is divided into 2 Terms and each Term is further divided into 2 Quarters. The first year contributes to compulsory core courses covered in 380 hours of instruction, of which approximately 30 hours are based on an In-Campus module, of duration one week conducted in the premises of IIMK, and the remaining approximately 350 hours are covered on the Interactive Learning (IL) platform.

2nd Year : Module 2: Elective Courses

The second year of the programme is divided into 3 Quarters. The second year of the curriculum contributes to elective courses offered by various academic areas. Participants should choose elective courses accounting to 28 credits in total (all three Quarters put together) with a minimum of 8 credits in each Quarter, from a bouquet of courses from all subject areas to cover up 280 hours of instruction.

2nd Year : Module 2: Compulsary Advanced Courses

During the second year, the programme would be covering the compulsory advanced courses such as Leadership and Corporate Accountability, International Business, Capstone Simulation & Business Plan Project. These courses are delivered during the second and third InCampus modules. The successful completion of these modules is essential to be eligible for the award of the programme title.