M.B.A. (Infrastructure)

Master of Business Administration in Infrastructure

Duration: 2 Years
Level: Post Graduation
Type: Degree
Eligibility: Graduate or Equivalent

M.B.A. Infrastructure or Master of Business Administration in Infrastructure is a postgraduate Infrastructure Management course. Master of Business Administration is one the most sought after courses which can be attained by students of any stream. M.B.A. (Infrastructure) programme encompasses a comprehensive and well-structured two-year curriculum designed specifically to provide specialized training in the concepts and skills involved in the infrastructure service delivery, regulatory process, and competition policy, as well as helping the managers understand regulation from technical, economic, social, legal and political perspectives. The duration of M.B.A. in Infrastructure is normally a two years program with two or more semesters but time duration may differ from institute to institute and also may be on part time basis by certain institutes. The syllabus for the course is divided into four semesters.

M.B.A. Infrastructure Eligibility

  • Admission to any of the IIM (Indian Institutes of Management) schools requires passing Common Admission Test (CAT) along with graduate degree from a recognised college and university, however other business schools requires passing either MAT, CAT, GMAT, JMET or XAT each of which qualifies candidates for entrance into any management institutions in India.
  • Apart from these entrance tests there are few business schools which conducts aptitude test individually which qualifies candidates for that particular business school.  The short listed candidates of the IIMs and some other leading management institutes are expected to write essays.
  • Group discussions and personal interviews are also conducted generally to determine the personality traits and communication skills of the candidates. For many management colleges in India, Admission: Many B-schools offer admission to a candidate on the basis of the cumulative scores of the Entrance Exam, GD/PIs, and sometimes work experience.
  • The two-year M.B.A. in Infrastructure is offered to students in two optional streams. Stream I For graduates without work experience and Stream II For graduates with work experience.

Eligibility for Stream I

(i) Bachelor's Degree with at least 50% marks or equivalent CGPA with English at 10+2 level.

Eligibility for Stream II

(ii) Graduates with a minimum of two years experience in any of the following sectors namely government, regulatory bodies, industry, research/academic institutions, or consultant organizations. 

M.B.A. Infrastructure Syllabus

Syllabus of M.B.A. Infrastructure by various universities and colleges in India

Sem. I

Sr. No.

Subjects of Study

1

Management functions and organisational behaviour

2

Business communications

3

Research methods in management I

4

Managerial economics

5

Marketing management

6

Mathematics for business

7

Corporate accounting and reporting

Sem. II

1

Infrastructure policies reforms and law

2

Competition theory and policy

3

Economics of regulation: theory and evidence

4

Management information system

5

Managing negotiations

6

Financial management II

7

Econometrics and operations research for management

8

Macroeconomics

9

Production and operations management

10

Qualitative research methods in management

11

Sustainable business strategy

Sem. III

1

Oil and gas business

2

Energy policy and management

3

Derivatives and risk management

4

Financial intermediaries, institutions and regulations

5

Infrastructure project financing and management

6

Project appraisal

7

Rural banking and alternative financing

8

Business to business marketing

9

Consumer behaviour

10

Marketing of services

11

Urban infrastructure management

12

International financial management

13

Brand management

14

Integrated marketing and communication

15

Risk management (Infrastructure projects)

16

Business and ethics

17

Global economic environment, policy and governance

Sem. IV

1

Operation and management of power systems

2

Integrated marketing and communication

3

Security analysis and portfolio management

4

Major project

 

M.B.A. Infrastructure Colleges

M.B.A. Infrastructure Course Suitability

  • Candidates should possess the skills like focus on core competencies, reduce costs, convert fixed costs to variable and improve time to market.
  • They should also have the traits like preferred vendor relationships, share risk, gain control of hard-to-manage functions.
  • They also should be known that how to manage increased component diversity, manage changes resulting from mergers and acquisitions and reinvest for critical business functions.
  • Applicants willing to have higher degrees also are suitable for it.

How is M.B.A. Infrastructure Course Beneficial?

  • One can go for higher degree programs in respective subjects for further research work.
  • Candidates can seek out employment in various sectors such as Construction Companies, IT companies, Urban Infrastructure Development, Infrastructure Providers, Consultants, Financial Institutions.
  • They have also jobs regarding technical opportunities and you can become a part of the construction team.

M.B.A. Infrastructure Job Types

  • Delivery Manager - Mainframe Infrastructure
  • Technical Writer - Infrastructure Domain
  • Infrastructure Architect - Domestic
  • Associate - Infrastructure Fund
  • Manager - Contracts (Infrastructure)
  • Team Lead - Infrastructure Management
  • Manager - Risk, Strategy & Infrastructure Support
  • Lab Infrastructure Architect
  • Network Infrastructure Specialist
  • Consultant - Infrastructure
  • Construction Project Manager
  • Estate Manager
  • Finance and Accounting Manager
  • Facility Manager
  • Property Manager
  • Infrastructure Manager
  • Project Manager
  • IT manager - Real Estate
  • Project Consultant
  • Professor
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Manager
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