Executive MBA

  • Programme Overview
    The Executive MBA (EMBA) programme is designed to provide working professionals/ executives with a broad overview of key concepts, tools, and techniques needed to manage new-age challenges successfully. The programme prepares the participants for career transformation and progression in existing organisations. The learning experience at BGU paves a strong path for enhancement of the overall development of the learners and unlocks inquisitiveness for experiential learning, fostering the development of Quality, Leadership, and Entrepreneurship.
  • Programme Objectives
    • To enhance the knowledge and skills of the working professionals/ executives for career progression and development.
    • To expose working professionals/ executives to emerging areas of business and equip them with tools and techniques of relevance in the management discipline.
  • Learning Outcome

    On successful completion of the programme, participants will be able to:

    • Apply knowledge of management theories and practices to solve new-age business problems.
    • Foster analytical and critical thinking abilities for data-driven strategic and tactical decision-making.
    • Develop value-based Leadership for a transforming world.
    • Understand, analyze and communicate global, economic, legal, and ethical aspects of the business.
    • Develop capabilities for leading self and others for achieving organizational goals.
  • Salient Features of EMBA
    • Study MBA while pursuing the existing professional engagements
    • A mix of core and specialization courses in Finance, Marketing, Human Resource Management, Operations Management, and IT & Analytics
    • Value-added courses focussing on analytical & problem-solving skills
    • Special Lectures by experts from industry and academia
    • Capstone Business Simulation
    • Opportunity for live projects at the present workplace of the participants
  • Why Executive MBA at BGU?
    • Well-benchmarked and industry-oriented Course Curriculum
    • Dynamic teaching, learning, and application-oriented pedagogy
    • Exposure to advanced tools and techniques for career transformation
    • Developing leadership skills for future
  • Programme Duration

    TWO YEARS: The programme is divided into four Semesters in which 18 core and 7 specialization courses will be offered in the following areas:

      • Marketing
      • Finance
      • Human Resource Management
      • Operations Management
      • IT & Analytics
  • Programme Structure
     Basic Financial AccountingNon-Credit
     Basic Economics
     Elementary Mathematics and Statistics
    EBM-101Organizational Behavior & HRM4
    EBM-102Managerial Accounting4
    EBM-103Marketing Management4
    EBM-104Quantitative Techniques4
    EBM-105Information Technology for Decision Making4
    EBM-106Managerial Economics4
    EBM-107Effective Business Communication: Writing4
    Total Credit Semester-I28
    EBM-201Leadership and Change Management4
    EBM-202Design Thinking and Entrepreneurship4
    EBM-203Corporate Finance4
    EBM-204Managing Customer Behavivour & Relationship4
    EBM-205Operations Management4
    EBM-206Business Research Methods4
     Specialization Course I4
    Total Credit Semester-II28
    EBM-301Strategic Management4
    EBM-302Business Law4
     Specialization Course II4
     Specialization Course III4
     Specialization Course IV4
     Specialization Course V4
    Total Credit Semester-III24
    EBM-401Business Ethics, CSR & Corporate Governance4
    EBM-403Capstone Business Simulation2
     Specialization Course VI4
     Specialization Course VII4
    Total Credit Semester-IV20


    Advance MS ExcelNon Credit
    Employee Health and Wellbeing
    Aptitude Development


    Each participant will choose any one of the following specializations.
    Course CodeSubjectCredit
    Human Resource
    EBM-H01Learning & Development4
    EBM-H02Performance Management4
    EBM-H03Human Resource Planning (HRP) & Talent Acquisition4
    EBM-H04Compensation and Reward Management4
    EBM-H05Industrial Relations and Labour Laws4
    EBM-H06Organization Structure & Design4
    EBM-H07HR Analytics4
    EBM-F01Fintech and Financial Analytics4
    EBM-F02Financial Report Analysis & Valuation4
    EBM-F03Security Analysis and Portfolio Management4
    EBM-H04Financial Derivatives and Risk Management4
    EBM-F05Corporate Tax Planning & GST4
    EBM-F06Behavioural Finance and Financial Engineering4
    EBM-F07Management Control System4
    EBM-M01Marketing Analytics4
    EBM-M02Strategic Marketing Management4
    EBM-M03Sustainable Brand Management: Aligning Business,Brand and Behaviour4
    EBM-M04Integrated Marketing Communication4
    EBM-M05Marketing in Digital Economy4
    EBM-M06Rural and Bottom of the Pyramid (BOP) Marketing4
    EBM-M07Sales and Marketing Channel strategy4
    Operations Management
    EBM-O01Management Science and Applications4
    EBM-O02Supply Chain Management and Analytics4
    EBM-O03Project Management4
    EBM-O04Quality Management4
    EBM-O05Service Operations Management4
    EBM-O06Technology & Innovation Management4
    EBM-O07Operations Strategy4
    IT and Analytics
    EBM-I01Business Analytics4
    EBM-I02Business Intelligence and Data Mining4
    EBM-I03Statistical Data Modelling Using R4
    EBM-I04Data Analytics Using Python4
    EBM-I05Enterprise Resource Planning4
    EBM-I06Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML)4
    EBM-I07Blockchain and Cyber Security4
  • Pedagogy and Mode of Delivery
    • Though the teaching pedagogy at BGU varies course-wise, most of the courses follow a mix of lectures, case analysis, simulations, problem-solving exercises, assignments, role-play, and group discussion.
    • The courses will be delivered through the blended mode of learning, which addresses the constraints of working professionals in attending all the classes physically by being away from workplaces.
    • The programme will be offered during evening hours on weekdays and weekends.
  • Eligibility
    • A graduate in any discipline from a recognized university/ institute with a minimum of 50% marks.
    • Minimum three years of work experience in the public, private, non-governmental sectors.
    • Self-employed entrepreneurs with the qualifying degree can be considered.
    • No age restriction.
    • Sponsorship or ‘No Objection Certificate’ from the employer, if currently employed for pursuing this course.
  • Selection Process

    Selection will be based on academic background, professional experience, Personal Interview, and Statement of Purpose.
    Register online at https://forms.bgu.ac.in/ , Post-registration, the admission team will get in touch with the candidate.
    Document Submission
    The candidate must submit relevant documents in support of academic and work experience along with a statement of purpose mentioning “Why you are interested to pursue EMBA?” to the admission team.
    Personal Interview
    A candidate with a learning attitude, good communication skills, and leadership potential will be preferred.
    Admission Offer Letter
    The selected candidate will be offered an admission letter from the admission office of BGU with further details.

  • Fee Structure

    Academic Fees for MBA

    CourseFee per Semester (INR)No. of SemestersTotal Course fee (INR)*
    Executive MBA50,00042,00,000


    • Student should preserve this schedule for timely payment of fees to avoid penalty for late fee deposition.
    • No notice or reminder will be sent to student or his/her parents.
    • No separate letter will be issued for Bank Education Loan.
    • Demand Draft should be made in the name of "BIRLA GLOBAL UNIVERSITY"Payable at Bhubaneswar.
      ACCOUNT NUMBER- 31090110011430
      IFSC CODE- UCBA0003109
  • Programme schedule

    The tentative schedule of the program for 2022-2024 batch is given below.
    Semester I:August 2022 to December 2022
    Semester II:January 2023 to May 2023
    Semester III:August 2023 to December 2023
    Semester IV:January 2024 to May 2024

  • About Birla Global University

    Birla Global University (BGU) was established by the enactment of the Birla Global University Odisha Act, 2015. Smt. Jayashree Mohta, the Chairperson of Birla Academy of Art & Culture, is the Chairperson of the Board of Governors of the university. The Honourable Governor of Odisha is the Chancellor of the university.

    The university envisions to create and disseminate knowledge in the global context while pursuing Excellence, Innovation, and Inclusiveness. The university caters to the educational aspirations and needs of the youths and working professionals. The 30 acres campus of the university with unique architecturally designed buildings and massive pillars depicts Birla's strong value system. Students from different parts of India and outside create a global culture at BGU campus. This facilitates the development of the right platform for cross-cultural development.

  • Programmes at BGU

    Presently, the university operates with the following six schools.

    • Birla School of Management offers MBA, Executive MBA (EMBA), MBA (Business Analytics), BBA (Hons.), BBA (Digital Marketing), BBA (Business Analytics), and Ph.D. in Management.
    • Birla School of Communication offers BA, MA, and Ph.D. in Journalism and Mass Communication.
    • Birla School of Commerce offers B.Com (Hons.), M.Com, and Ph.D. in Commerce.
    • Birla School of Social Sciences & Humanities offers MA (Financial Economics), and Ph.D. Programme (English and Financial Economics).
    • Birla School of Law, offering five year BBA, LLB (Hons.), LLM, and Ph.D. in Law.
    • Birla School of Applied Sciences offers BSc. (Hons.) Data Science, Master of Computer Applications (MCA), and Ph.D. in Computer Science.

    The university plans to extend the scope of the existing schools and open new schools for Art & Culture, Literature, Sciences, and Ph.D. Programme in other schools.

  • About Birla School of Management

    The Birla School of Management (BSoM) of BGU, earlier known as BIMTECH, Bhubaneswar, is an off-shoot of BIMTECH, Greater Noida, one of the top B-Schools of India. At BSoM, we create opportunities for people aspiring to be managers and leaders to learn the nuances of global business leadership and entrepreneurship. BSoM provides unique experiential and blended learning platforms to the students where a team of competent faculty engages them both inside and outside the classrooms and a technologically enabled smart campus.