Things you can’t miss about Master of Business Administration (MBA)-New

Published on Monday August 7, 2023 12:32 by Ashish

The IGNOU MBA program now allows aspirants to enroll directly without having to take an entrance examination. The council has given its approval for one lakh admissions to IGNOU from the July, 2023 session. Candidates must possess a three-year graduation degree from a recognized university or institution with a minimum of 50% marks (45% for reserved category). The link for online admission and additional information can be found on the IGNOU website. The university spokesperson announced that the last date for admission is July 31, 2023.

IGNOU MBA New Syllabus: All those students of IGNOU, who are planning to get enrolled in IGNOU MBA New, have one question in common: What is the syllabus of IGNOU MBA New?

What is the syllabus of IGNOU MBA New?

IGNOU MBA Syllabus
Course code Course Title
Semester -1 (7 Courses)
Course Code               Course Title
MMPC-001               Management Functions and
                                  Organizational Processes
MMPC-002                Human Resource Management
MMPC-003                Business Environment
MMPC-004                Accounting for Managers
MMPC-005                Quantitative Analysis for Managerial Applications
MMPC-006                Marketing Management
MMPC-007                Business Communication
Course code                      Course Title
Semester-2                        (7 Courses)
MMPC-008            Information Systems for Managers
MMPC-009            Management of Machines and Materials
MMPC-010            Managerial Economics
MMPC-011             Social Processes and Behavioural Issues
MMPC-012            Strategic Management
MMPC-013            Business Laws
MMPC-014            Financial Management

Semester-3 (7 Courses)

MMPC-015             Research Methodology for Management Decisions
MMPC-016             International Business Management
MMPP-001            Project Course  (Equivalent to 2 Courses) and Four courses from any one of the                                                             specialization
Semester-4  (7 Courses)
MMPC-017                Advanced Strategic Management
MMPC-018                Entrepreneurship
MMPC-019                Total Quality Management
MMPC-020                Business Ethics and CSR and Three courses from any one of the specialization

IGNOU MBA Eligibility Criteria:

In order to get enrolled in IGNOU MBA New Course, you must first understand the most important thing, i.e.,

IGNOU MBA Eligibility Criteria.

Given below are the eligibility criteria for IGNOU MBA Course:
• Candidates must have a bachelor's degree
• Those candidates who belong to the General Category, must have 50% marks in Graduation
• Those candidates who belong to the General Category, must have 45% Graduation
• Age is not a bar for applying for IGNOU MBA New Program. So, you are never too late, if you want to get MBA from IGNOU through its new course.

IGNOU MBA Fees 2023

After Criteria, the next thing that appears in the minds of IGNOU Aspirants, happens to be the IGNOU MBA Fees 2023. As this is the course that is available for everyone and anyone, for some students, the fees for IGNOU MBA New is of utmost importance.

IGNOU MBA Application Fees
IGNOU MBA Application Fees are distributed as follows:

• For the students, belonging to the general category, it is INR 300
• For the students, belonging to other than the general category, it is INR 200

IGNOU MBA Course Fees
The IGNOU MBA Fees, 2023 for the entire course is INR 15,500 Per Semester.

IGNOU MBA Entrance Exam

Previously, there was a tough procedure for getting enrolled in IGNOU MBA. There was an entrance exam for MBA, popularly known as OPENMAT or, Open MBA Admission Test. The aspirants of IGNOU MBA had to appear for the OPENMAT Entrance and clear the entrance test, in order to get enrolled in the IGNOU MBA Course. The exam of OPENMAT used to get conducted twice a year, i.e., in the months of January and July.

However, it is important to mention here that IGNOU has eliminated OPENMAT and hence, if you want to do MBA from IGNOU, you can directly take admission. IGNOU allows you to get registered from its official website for the July 2023 session.

IGNOU MBA Admission Process 2023-24

As mentioned above, IGNOU has eased its MBA Admission Process. Clearing the OPENMAT entrance test is no longer required.

However, the IGNOU MBA Admission Process for 2023-24 is as follows:

• Visit the official website of Indira Gandhi National Open University, i.e, IGNOU
• Once you are on IGNOU Portal, get yourself registered
• On IGNOU Portal, sign in with the help of your registered email along with the password
• The MBA admission form will get displayed in front of you
• Now, fill in the boxes on the admission form. In this form, you will be asked to fill in your personal and professional details as well as the supporting documents
• Verify all the details and submit
• You should take its printout also so that you can produce it in the future if asked to do so

Documents required

You are required to submit your application form to your regional centre along with the list of documents mentioned below:

•  Certificate of previous educational qualifications
•  Certificate of work experience
•  Caste Certificate for SC/ST/OBC Candidates
•  National Identity Card
•  Form fee of Rs. 1000

IGNOU MBA Study Materials

Online and offline study materials are available for IGNOU MBA students. If you are a working professional with so busy routine, you can take the help of IGNOU MBA Study Materials.

There are some publishing houses that have a spotless reputation for serving IGNOU students with all kinds of study materials. And the best part is that their books are designed in such a way that you can get good marks in a minimum amount of time. You need not be the master of the syllabus, you just need to grasp what is written in these books. Previous Years' Questions along with the answers given in these books, will grow your confidence level for sure.