MBA 1 Year Programme Structure
Following provides information about HBS MBA (1 Year) program:
Program Overview Open or Close
HU program code: ----
Degree awarded: MBA Master of Business Administration
Programme Recognition: HEC (Higher Education Commission of Pakistan)
Eligibility : After 4 years BBA (Hons.) Program
Duration: 1 Year
Total Semester: 3 Semesters
Duration of a Semester: 4 Months
Number of courses per semester: 4 Courses
Credits Hours: 39 Cr Hrs
Entry Requirement: Four Years BBA (Hons)
Award of the Degree: A student must achieve minimum 2.50 CGPA to qualify for the degree
Credit Hours Allocation
10 courses of 3 Cr. Hrs each = 30 Cr Hrs
Project & Dissertation = 06 Cr Hrs
Internship & Viva Voca = 03 Cr Hrs
Total = 39 Cr Hrs
Academic department: HU Business School (HUBS)
Contact email: email@example.com
Contact telephone: +92-42-111-777-007
About the Course Open or Close
Programme ObjectivesThe MBA program aims at developing a student's intellectual ability, executive personality and managerial skills through an appropriate blending of business and general education. The MBA curriculum provides students with a comprehensive management education of globally recognized best practices with flexibility of their adaptation to indigenous entrepreneurial and societal context. Curriculum of the programme ascends from general management education to specialization in diverse business fields. General management skills like oral and written communication, decision-making, leadership, and teamwork developed among the students at the initial level of the programme provides them with a solid foundation for more advanced studies at the elective level during the subsequent stage. Core courses taught integrate information and theories from various disciplines, including communication, economics, financial accounting, quantitative methods, business strategy, marketing, finance, organizational structure and strategic management and prepare the students to think critically about business issues in order to enable them to develop strategic level understanding and demonstrate comprehension of complex theoretical constructs in the major business disciplines and technologies.
Objective of the program, thus, is developing the unique leadership qualities among the young students required for successfully managing business functions, an organizational unit or an enterprise. It aims at to develop students into broadly educated business managers and executives who understand the nature of business as a whole, with the tools and techniques applicable to a wide variety of business situations.The program gives the students a chance to bring together all f the theories, skills and tools studied during the program and integrate them into a learning experience that highlights the nature of competition and the kind of strategic maneuvering that must be done in order to succeed. Upon completion of the programme, many graduates go on to become successful entrepreneurs, or to assume leadership positions in SMEs, major local and multinational corporations, in consulting firms, or in government service. In the field, the graduates are expected to be able to integrate human and other organizational resources with continually developing technology, while nurturing the entrepreneurial spirit that has always been one of the key characteristics to successful businesses. They are expected to adapt and apply complex business theories as they build an understanding of evolving organizational realities that require instant, skillful and ethical action as they aim through rapidly changing circumstances. They are also expected to be able to identify key ethical, global, and social issues surrounding business related choices and make decisions that balance corporate values and socially responsible action.
The students who earn the MBA degree will be able to:1. Effectively utilize various human relation skills including leadership; oral and written communication; teamwork and collaboration.
2. Demonstrate competence in applying the tools and techniques of business management, drawing on a broad-based knowledge of the major functions like accounting, economics, finance, information systems, marketing, strategy and management to solve complex business problems and make sound business decisions.
3. Use qualitative and quantitative methods and analytic tools to diagnose business challenges, identify and analyze alternatives in a business context and leverage technology and analytic reasoning to cultivate new ways to successfully recognize, mitigate and solve problems.
4. Demonstrate a thorough understanding of the internal structures and operations of businesses ranging in size from small to multinational.
5. Demonstrate a thorough understanding of how the interplay between business and various external forces, both domestic and international, e.g., regulatory, competitive, environmental and non-governmental interest groups shape management decisions strategies and outcomes.
6. Think critically and creatively in seeking solutions to practical and theoretical problems by using developed skills to evaluate information, solve problems,and make sound decisions.
7. Recognize legal and ethical problems that arise in the domestic and international environment and choose and defend solutions.
8. Recognize and reconcile cultural differences when solving complex business problems.
9. Identify, articulate and disseminate core organizational values, evaluate the ethical, global and social issues of various business options for all stakeholder groups and demonstrate the ability to propose feasible solutions to ethical, global, and social dilemmas consistent with stakeholder and organizational values.
Course Outline Open or Close
MBA (1 Year) Course Outline
Semester 1 Semester 2 Semester 3
- Advanced Research Methods
- Strategic Marketing
- Project Management
- Managerial Policy
- International Marketing
- Production & Ops. Management
- Statrategic Management
- Business Research
- Investment Portfolio
- Supply Chain Management
- Project & Dissertation
- Internship & Viva Voce
Career Opportunities Open or Close
Internships are considered as very important part of the program; therefore 10 weeks internship has been made mandatory of every student enrolled in MBA program. HU students have the chance to do internships in leading national and international companies, providing them with a combination of theoretical and practical knowledge of their field’s professional world and thus increasing their appeal from a recruitment perspective. Most of the HU students are also able to secure a job in the company during their internships.
Internship programs are designed for first year to last year students, including formula like mentoring to strengthen their academic training with work experience and real world professional practicing. Internships involve helping out in the development of quality projects and knowing every department in a company, which also gives the student a managerial focus and know how that will help them project their careers.
HU students are easily identified by their managerial, entrepreneurial and out of the box approach during their internship programs. During your time at HU our qualified professionals will teach you how to deal with the employment process, write an attractive CV or deal with a job interview. Communication skills including non-verbal communication is also very important and cannot be left behind. In a nutshell, we will put in your hands every tool necessary to improve and groom your natural skills and help you have a kick start in the job market.
Students first apply for the placement and then they are assessed by their school or faculty before they can undertake an internship. Students are supervised by their university professors and by a representative from the firm offering the internship, which is responsible for their progress. Placements are normally scheduled both during the program and the summer vacation.
Personal and Professional Skills:
Nowadays, companies require certain personal and professional skills and abilities of their employees with which they can successfully accomplish their work. At HU Business School we encourage our students to learn how to work as part of a team, to practice negotiation skills, to develop their writing and speaking skills and to know how to lead people and projects. The development of these skills is integrated as part of the curriculum.
Studying at HU Business School is an international experience. Students from all over Pakistan and few other international countries come together on our Euro and Main campuses, resulting in an active and global community for sharing unique ideas and viewpoints.
Our students are able to learn more languages during their studies and get involved in exchange programs and internships in foreign countries, as well as studying at partner universities.
Most of our MBA graduates are easily absorbed and are working in companies like:
• Procter and Gamble
• Unilever Pakistan
• Indus Motors
• Honda Atlas
• Walls Ice cream
• Engro Foods
• National Food
• Jang Group
• The Nation
• Geo Tv Network
• Hum Tv
• Pakistan Television (PTV)
• Radio Pakistan
• Ary Digital
• Pearl-Continental Hotels
• Avari hotel
• MCB Bank
• Standard Chartered Bank
• Royal Bank of Scotland
• Bank Alfalah Limited
• Citi Bank
• Etihad Airways
• Emirates Airways
• Qatar Airways
• Ernst & Young
• McKinsey & Company
• Heathrow International Airport
• John F Kennedy International Airport
• Dubai International Airport
• Allama Iqbal International Airport
Fee & Financial Aid Open or Close
MBA (One Year Programme)
Admission & Registration = Rs: 25,000/-
Per Semester Fee = Rs: 60,000/-
International Exchange Open or Close
Hajvery University is the only university of Pakistan to have such a diverse range of international agreements and partnerships. Our students and faculty members have been greatly benefiting from these bilateral agreements, to enhance their international qualification and exposure.
The international exchange experience is matchless and unforgettable for our students. It helps them broaden their personal and business horizons and enjoy unique cultural and academic experiences.
At HU Business School we promote international exchanges with other universities. We currently have agreements with over 20 of the world’s top universities. Our students have been attaining full benefit from these agreements and have been frequently going abroad under these programs.
Corporations affect every corner of the world. No matter where you go in life, business will be there. At HU Business School you will learn much more than business administration. You will study abroad, select another degree or set the foundation toward a postgraduate degree. When you graduate, you will be prepared to make an impact in any field, not just business.