Courses after MBA you can opt for

Students interested in courses after MBA, here are a few important ones listed

FPM or Ph.D

FPM (Fellowship in Management) and Ph.D are specialisation and research courses after MBA that aims to develop quality researchers and faculties, providing opportunity for education and research in management.

It offers scope to build professional relationships with national and international organisation on management issues.

Your academic records needs to be really good for being eligible along with scores in entrance exams like CAT, GMAT, UGC-NET etc., which would be followed by personal interviews.

Ph.D can be done in both regular and distance mode.

Several universities, business schools and institutions offer Fellow programme or Ph.D. in management with different areas of specialisations.

A few important specialisations are listed below:-

  • finance
  • accounting
  • IT and systems
  • marketing
  • human resources
  • operations
  • economics and social sciences
  • public policy and public systems
  • agriculture
  • organisational behaviour
  • sociology etc.,

List of few Institutes that offers FPM

  • IIMs
  • FAculty of Management Studies, Univesity of Delhi
  • Bharathidasan Institute of Management, Tiruchirapalli
  • NIT, Calicut
  • IBS, Hyderabad
  • Punjab University
  • IITs
  • BITS, Pilani
  • XLRI, Jamshedpur, and other top management institutes



An M.Phil. is regarded as a senior or second Master’s degree, standing between your Master’s and a Ph.D (Wikipedia)

Most Universities considers M.Phil mandatory to do Ph.D.

Hence if you are not yet ready to go full fledge on Ph.D, taking an M.Phil now would be a good start.

M.Phil has all the major areas of specialisation, and one needs to check with the University of their choice for more details.


SAP ERP certification course

SAP ERP is a business suite (software) implemented across all departments of an organisation.

A certification course in SAP ERP is a good choice as majority of all the top companies have SAP implemented in their systems.

SAP ERP covers these major areas in its module:-

  • Accounting and Finance
  • Management Accounts
  • Travel Management
  • Human Resources
  • Time and Attendance Management
  • Operations
  • Warehouse Management
  • Product and Project Management
  • Maintenance and Quality Management
  • Service Management etc.,

Masters Degree in Psychology

A Masters Degree in Pscychology is a great choice for students who wish to work in areas like people management

With diverse people working in various and stressful conditions, a sound psychology background would be handy while managing a huge team in future.


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