B.S. Abdur Rahman University,
Seethakathi Estate,
Chennai -600048.
Phone :+91-44-22751347,48,50,75


Admission Procedure


Admission to the MBA programme is through a rigorous selection procedure. Students with any degree from UGC Recognized Institution with 10+2+3 pattern and those who are appearing for their final examination (subject to getting the degree in the ensuing final examination) with 50% overall marks are eligible to apply.
To be considered for selection, the student should have either appeared for Management Aptitude Test (MAT) or BSAU Entrance Test or any other nationally recognized entrance test. Selection is based on the combined scores obtained by the candidate for their performance in entrance test, degree marks, group discussion and personal interview.


The department offers the following specializations:

  • Marketing Management
  • Financial Management
  • Systems Management
  • Human Resources Management
  • Operations Management
  • General Management
  • Islamic Banking and Finance


Eligibility for MBA Programme


Candidates with any UG degree from UGC recognized Universities and Institutions with 10+2+3/4 pattern and those appearing for their final examination (subject to passing) are also eligible to apply.


Duration of MBA Programme


MBA - Regular(2 years)

Salient Features

  • Flexible timing in attending classes (Day time / Evening / Weekends)
  • Flexibility in the number of courses (subjects) to be undertaken in a semester
  • Excellent facility and dedicated faculty
  • Strong industry interface
  • Fee Structure based on marks secured in UG programme.
MBA - For Working Professional (3 to 6 years)

Salient Features

  • Designed for aspirants working in IT, manufacturing and other industries.
  • Flexible timings to attend classes (Day time / evening / weekends).
  • Flexibility to choose number of courses (subjects) in a semester.
  • Curriculum and syllabi on par with regular PG Programmes without compromising content, quality, rigour and delivery.
  • Option to do project work in their working place.
  • Tuition fee based on the no. of courses (subject) registered in a semester.
  • Selective Courses shall be handled by industry professionals.


Programme Contents


Core Courses
  • Management Concepts / Business, Government and Society / Economic Environment of Business / Quantitative Methods in Business/ Communication Skills / Financial Accounting / Organisational Behaviour / Legal Aspects of Business / Managerial Economics / /Management and Cost Accounting / Management Information Systems / Financial Management / Marketing Management / Human Resources Management / Production and Materials Management / Research Methodology / Entrepreneurship Development / Strategic Management / Enterprise Resources Planning / International Business Management.
  • Career Oriented Practicals: Current Affairs in Business / Work Life Skills / Computer Lab practicals.
  • Summer Internship and Project Work

Elective Courses
  • Marketing Management : Distribution Management and Retail Marketing / Services Marketing / Advertising, Selling and Sales Promotion / Consumer Behavior / Product and Brand Management / Industrial Marketing / Customer Relationship Management / Rural Marketing.
  • Financial Management: Security Analysis and Portfolio Management / Financial Services / International Financial Management / Strategic Financial Management / Financial Reengineering / Derivatives Management.
  • Human Resources Management: Managerial Behaviour and Effectiveness /Organisational Design and Development / Performance Management and Training / Industrial Relations and Labour Welfare Labour Legislations / Strategic Human Resources Management / International Human Resources Management / Compensation Management.
  • Systems Management: Systems Analysis and Design / Data Mining for Business Applications / E-Commerce Technology / Knowledge Management / Software Project Management / Web Technology.
  • Operations Management: Supply Chain Management / World Class Manufacturing / Integrated Materials Management / Business Process Management and Outsourcing / Value Analysis and Engineering.
  • Islamic Banking and Finance: Elements of Islamic Economics / Basics of Islamic Finance / Islamic Insurance (Takaful) / Islamic Bonds (Sukuk) / Islamic Asset and Fund Management.
  • General Management : Corporate Governance / Cross Cultural Management / Management Control Systems / Business Negotiation / Decision Support Systems / Stress Management / Total Quality Management.