Masters in Business Administration

Programme Description

The School of Business, Public Policy and Social Entrepreneurship (SBPPSE) was established at Ambedkar University Delhi (AUD) in 2012 to promote research and provide professional education and training in the field of Management, Public Policy and Social Entrepreneurship. The School currently offers a 2-year (full time) MBA programme. The School has signed collaborative agreements with the San Francisco State University (USA), the Northampton University (UK) & the Babes-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca (UBB), Romania for student and faculty exchanges.

Programme Structure

First Year
In the two semesters during the First Year, students will undertake the compulsory foundation courses of 2 credits each. Each semester is divided into 2 slots. The semester-wise courses are as given below: 

Semester 1 (24 Credits)
Slot – 1 (August – October) Slot – 2 (October – December)
SBP2MB121: Business, Culture and Society SBP2MB127: Issues and Perspectives of Public Policy
SBP2MB122: Marketing Management SBP2MB128: Business Communication and Personality Development
SBP2MB123: Organisational Behaviour SBP2MB129: Human Resource Management
SBP2MB124: Business Statistics SBP2MB130: Management Science
SBP2MB125: Financial Accounting SBP2MB131: Management Accounting
SBP2MB126: Managerial Economics SBP2MB132: Macro Economics
Semester 2 (20 Credits)
Slot – 1 (January – March) Slot – 2 (April – June)
SBP2MB221: Business Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility SBP2MB229: Summer Project (4 credits)
SBP2MB222: Innovation and Entrepreneurship  
SBP2MB223: Leadership and Change  
SBP2MB224: Operations Management  
SBP2MB225: Corporate Finance  
SBP2MB226: Structured Thinking and Problem Solving  
SBP2MB227: Business Research  
SBP2MB228: Spreadsheet Modelling  

At the end of the first year, during the summer (April-June), students undergo summer internship in an organisation. Students are required to submit a certificate of completion and satisfactory performance from the host organisation and a project report after the successful completion of the internship. Students earn 4 credits from the successful completion of summer internship. 

Second Year

The schedule of the second year consists of two semesters: Semester III and IV. Each semester is again divided into two slots. In addition to the compulsory courses on Business Law & Corporate Governance, and Strategic Management, students choose electives worth 20 credits in the third semester and electives worth 12 credits in the fourth semester. In semester IV, students also undertake a project study and submit a report carrying 4 credits. Students choose the requisite number of electives from the basket of electives floated by the School before the commencement of each semester. The students also have the option to choose electives offered by other master programmes of the University. The schedule of courses during the Second Year of the programme is as given below:

Semester 3 (24 Credits)
Slot – 1 Slot – 2
SBP2MB321: Business Law and Corporate Governance
SBP2MB322:Strategic Management
Electives worth 12 Credits
Electives worth 20 Credits (Maximum 8 Credits in Slot 1 & 12 Credits in Slot 2)
Semester 4 (16 Credits)
Slot – 1 Slot – 2
SBP2MB421: Project Study
Electives worth 12 Credits


List of Electives

Area: Finance and Accounting
  • SBP2MB501: Financial Derivatives
  • SBP2MB502: Security Analysis and Portfolio Management
  • SBP2MB503: Financial Markets
  • SBP2MB504: Micro Finance
  • SBP2MB505: Strategic Cost Management
  • SBP2MB506: Business Valuation and Corporate Re-structuring
Area: Marketing
  • SBP2MB611: Brand Management
  • SBP2MB612: Consumer Behaviour
  • SBP2MB614: Services Marketing
  • SBP2MB615: Retail Marketing
  • SBP2MB616: Sales and Distribution Management
Area: HR and OB
  • SBP2MB721: Building Teams for Excellence
  • SBP2MB722: Diversity and Intercultural Management
  • SBP2MB723: Coaching, Counselling and Mentoring
  • SBP2MB724: Performance Management
  • SBP2MB726: Compensation and Reward Management
Area: Operations Management and Decision Sciences
  • SBP2MB831: Supply Chain Management
  • SBP2MB832: Service Operations Management
  • SBP2MB834: Advanced Management Science Methods
  • SBP2MB835: Total Quality Management
Area: Economics and Public Systems
  • SBP2MB941: Political Economy
  • SBP2MB942: Global Business Environment
  • SBP2MB944: Rural and Urban Land Systems
  • SBP2MB946: International Economics
Area: Contemporary Issues
  • SBP2MB901: Internship with NGO


The candidate must have successfully completed a Bachelor's degree securing at least 50% marks or equivalent CGPA (45% in case of candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST) and Physically Disabled (PD). Candidates appearing in the final year of bachelor's degree/equivalent qualification examination and those who have completed degree requirements and are awaiting results can also apply. If selected, such candidates will be allowed to join the programme provisionally, provided he/she submits the results fulfilling the criteria to the AUD office latest by 31 August 2019.


Fee Structure

The tuition fee for the MBA programme is @INR 2,440.00 per credit. This is based on the belief that:

  • MBA is a professional degree with relatively better paying job prospects
  • In general, most applicants and/or their parents appear to have the capacity and willingness to pay higher fee for the programme
  • Relatively higher fee charged from the able candidates could subsidise the less privileged but meritorious students;
  • MBA programme entails intense class-room and other form of teacher-student interaction and also will incur additional expenses towards computing & networking, Library/ on line subscriptions, setting up/ administering placement activities and other student /alumni activities, subscription to various databases/ games, course material;
  • The tuition fee charged for MBA programmes of some of the reputed institutions ranges between Rs.1000000/- to 2000000/-.

The fee for the two-year MBA programme @INR 2,440.00 per credit for the 84 credit based MBA programme is listed below.

Fee Structure
MBA 1st Year fee - 2019-20
Tuition Fee @ Rs. 2640/- per credit for Indian students and @ Rs. 5280/- per credit for Foreign students Rs.1,16,160/- Rs. 2,32,320/-
Course Material / Data base etc. Rs. 250/- per credit Rs. 11,000/- Rs. 11,000/-
Co-curricular and Industry Rs. 15,000/- Rs. 15,000/-
Life time alumni membership fee Rs. 5,000/- Rs. 5,000/-
Student Welfare Fund Rs. 1,000/- Rs. 1,000/-
Deposit (Refundable) Rs. 5,000/- Rs. 5,000/-
Total MBA lst year Rs. 1,53,160/- Rs. 2,69,320/-
MBA 2nd Year fee – 2020-21
Particular Indian Student  Fee Foreign Student Fee
Tuition Fee @ Rs. 2640/- per credit for Indian students and @ Rs. 5280/- per credit for Foreign students Rs.1,05,600/- Rs. 2,11,200/-
Course Material / Data base etc. Rs. 250/- per credit Rs. 10,000/- Rs. 10,000/-
Co-curricular and Industry Rs. 15,000/- Rs. 15,000/-
Student Welfare Fund Rs. 1,000/- Rs. 1,000/-
Total MBA 2nd year Rs. 1,31,600/- Rs. 2,37,200/-
GRAND TOTAL FOR BOTH YEARS Rs. 2, 84, 760/- Rs. 5,06,520/-

The fee is payable in two installments. The fee for the first year MBA is payable at the time of taking admission to the programme in April-May 2018 (INR 1,44,360.00 for Indian students and INR 2,51,720.00 for foreign students), and that for the second year will be payable at the beginning of the next academic session in July 2019 (INR 1,23,600.00 for Indian students and INR 2,21,200.00 for foreign students).

Fee Waivers and Scholarships:

The University offers full or partial fee waivers to students who are in need of support given their economic background. In fact, 20% of the fees collected from students are returned to the economically disadvantaged students by way of fee waivers and another 10% as scholarships.

The University has also created a Student Welfare Fund in order to support students in need to bear the costs of study material (like photocopying), textbooks, and even subsistence.

Procedure for applying for Fee- waiver and Scholarships

  • At the time of admission, a student can apply for fee- waiver by submitting supporting documents
  • If provisionally admitted to a programme, s/he will be permitted to take admission without having to pay the fee
  • Students, whose combined family income is less than Rs.5,00,000 /- will be eligible for fee waiver. A student will continue to receive fee waiver provided he/she is found to be regular in attending classes and maintains an acceptable level of performance in studies
  • SC/ST/PD students are advised to submit their application in the month of February for Scholarships under the SC/ST/PD categories for the academic session of that year.

Student Welfare Fund

The University has created a Student Welfare Fund with the objective of making financial assistance available for meeting the welfare needs of students in need, such as emergent medical assistance, purchase of books and study material, meeting the boarding and lodging expenses equivalent to the amount that is required to avail of AUD hostel facilities, and any other comparable needs of students.

Cancellation of Admission: Admission of Candidates who fail to provide proof of securing the merit as evident from the original transcript is likely to be cancelled.

University Policy on refund of fees:

Time Period for refund Amount to be deducted
Before the Orientation Programme
(July 01,  2019)
INR 1,000.00
After the start of the Orientation Programme Only security money will be refunded


Admission Procedure

Candidates will be admitted to the programme on the basis of combined scores obtained in the written test and Interview.

Reservation of seats:

Admissions will be made in accordance with the reservation policies of the Government of the National Capital Territory of Delhi in respect of various social groups and other categories as applicable to institutions of higher education. Applicants claiming the benefit of reservations will have to produce the requisite certificates from the competent authorities.

Number of Seats:

Total of 42 seats are available in the 2-year (Full Time) MBA programme 2015-17
NCT – 36: (General – 18; SC – 5; ST – 3; OBC –10);
Outside NCT: 6: (General - 4; SC – 1; ST- 1)
Supernumerary: PH (1); CW (1); FS (2)

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