Management courses in IITs ..!

Management courses in IITs ..!

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IITs are care of address for quality technical education. IIT’s are Internationally recognized top educational institutions. But, they are not only limited to engineering courses, they also offer management courses. IIT’s are offering Management courses on par with IIMs. Here let’s discuss about various MBA Programs offered by IITs

“With the addition of management skills to technical skills, the future entrepreneurs, can have foothold in all departments of the company in terms of management.” This is the Expert opinion on technical skills for management students.

Various IITs are taking steps in this way to provide management skills also to the students. IIT’s are offer engineering and management courses in their campuses. From Latest Graduates to Experienced Professionals, various management courses like MBA, EMBA are being offered with various specializations in IIT’s. Currently, seven IITs are offering MBA programs.

Choosing the right specialisations in the second year of the MBA course offered by IIT’s is the key. These specializations are available in the combination of both management and technical skills. For example, entrepreneurs can gain a full range of skills with specialization in production, operations, information systems and manufacturing management.

This will provide an understanding of the strategies to be followed in the management of a company. Although these specializations are available in other B-schools, they are limited to management departments, whereas in IIT’s you will also have exposure in Technical skills

On Par with IIM’s:

IITs, which started management education five years ago, have gained importance, in a short span of time. They are providing management education o par with IIMs and making the students of IIT also as full-time business professionals. This is evidenced by the IITs placement statistics, which are providing management courses.

90% of MBA students in IITs are getting placements. Salary packages are also similar to those of IIM Graduates. The companies that run the recruitment drives in the IT and Core Manufacturing sectors are getting the management skills needed in these students only.

CAT Entrance is Must:

Candidates who wish to take MBA courses in IITs must also qualify in Common Admission Test (CAT) and get a good score. Also they have to get qualify in Written Ability Test, Group Discussion and also personal interview. Candidates must apply for each IIT separately. For this purpose, the IITs will issue a separate notification for each IIT.


The other thing to know about IIT-MBA program is, IIT’s are being ranked in World University Rankings (Management). Recently released QS World University Rankings shows that, IIT-Mumbai ranks in 101-150 rankings. IIT Delhi (151-200); IIT-Chennai (251-300) also earned a good place in world rankings. IITs have also been ranked in the Times Higher Education Rankings - Business and Management category.

IITs Which offer MBA Course:

IIT Kharagpur:

Total seats: 140

11 placements have been done for the 2016-18 batch. The average annual salary is Rs 15 lakh.


IIT - Chennai:

The MBA course is offered in two years under, Department of Management Studies. Finance, HR, Information Systems, Integrated Management, Marketing and Operations Specializations are available.

Total seats: 60.


IIT Kanpur:

The MBA program is offered over a 21-month period, by the Department of Industrial and Management Engineering. Specializations in Marketing, Finance, HRM, Manufacturing Management and Service Management are available.

Total seats: 80.



MBA course here is offered by Shailesh J. The Mehta School of Management. Operations and Technology Management; Quantitative Techniques, Accounting & Finance, Marketing, General Management, HR, International Business etc specializations available

Total seats: 123.



It offers MBA and MBA (Telecom Systems Management) courses under the Department of Management. Specializations offered in MBA are information systems, finance, marketing, strategic management and operations management.


IIT - Roorkee:

The MBA course is offered by the Department of Management Studies. Marketing, Finance, Information Technology, Operations and HRM specializations are available.

Total seats: 95.



IIM-Dhanbad, which has accorded IIT status also offers MBA program. Marketing, Operations, Finance, Human Resources specializations are available.


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