Master of Business Administration (MBA) – TimesTSW


The Master of Business Administration (MBA) programme for working executives (earlier known as Executive Post Graduate Programme (EPGP) in Management) is a two years master’s degree programme in management, comprising of 740 hours of classroom instruction delivered over an Interactive Learning (IL) platform, including 3 weeks of in-campus modules.

With a curriculum design that reflects the best of management theory and practice, the objective of the programme is to impart management education with a global outlook.

The programme will empower working executives and entrepreneurs seeking to stay invested in the knowledge economy and take their organisations to the next level.

The innovative curriculum and proven pedagogy will equip participants with actionable knowledge and skills along with deep insights into leadership and strategy.


  • A Bachelor’s Degree or its equivalent in any discipline with minimum 50% aggregate mark or equivalent CGPA.
  • 3 Years of managerial/ entrepreneurial/ professional experience after successful completion of graduation as on date of submitting the application online.

Programme Highlights

  • The most comprehensive and intensive MBA programme for working executives
  • Rigorous selection process: EMAT (Executive Management Aptitude Test) & Personal Interview
  • Specifically designed for working executives to access learning from their location of work/stay through the Interactive Learning (IL) Platform
  • Unique option to choose from two class timings, as per convenience. Provision of taking a temporary break from the programme and to re-join, subject to rules relating to course break
  • Three in campus modules of one week each in the beautiful and advanced IIMK Campus in Kozhikode, Kerala
  • Diverse participant group of senior executives and business owners across functions and industries allowing rich peer-learning and networking opportunities
  • Alumni status amongst a network of 6000+ beneficiaries of IIMK executive education programmes
  • Global recognition from Association of MBAs (AMBA)
  • Business Incubator and Entrepreneurship Centre support through IIMK LIVE


The programme’s teaching methodology and approach are designed to leverage technology and maximise interaction seamlessly and simultaneously across geographies. The programme follows a tried, tested and proven pedagogy that is a blend of lectures, case studies, white papers, lecture-discussions, behavioural and computer-based simulations, projects, assignments, class presentations, quizzes et al.

Learning Outcomes

  • Deep understanding of key functions: their purpose & role
  • Comprehension of economic trends and regulatory swings
  • Use of various analytical tools and techniques to create business opportunities
  • A world view of key management issues and challenges
  • Actionable knowledge, strategic thinking and leadership competencies


On successful completion of the two-year programme, participants would be awarded a master’s degree titled, ‘Master of Business Administration’ by IIM Kozhikode.


The duration of the MBA is two academic years split into seven quarters.

The structure of the MBA is divided into 3 modules:

  • Module 1: Foundation and Functional Core Courses
  • Module 2: Electives
  • Module 3: Compulsory Advanced Courses

Programme Delivery

The Interactive Learning component forms the core of the programme. Instructors facilitate learning via two-way audio/video synchronous telecommunication mode from the studios set up at IIIMK campus. The technology allows the instructor to use slide presentations, video, audio, whiteboards etc. to effectively communicate ideas and interact with participants.

IIMK offers the ‘Your Programme, Your Preference’ option, where working professionals from across India could choose from the two different sessions of delivery available.

Programme Duration: 2 Years
IIMK Campus Immersion spread over 3 weeks in 2 years

Application Fee:

All candidates applying for the MBA (for working executives) programme are required to pay a non-refundable application fee of INR 2000 /- online, using Net Banking, Credit Card and Debit Card. Payment through any other mode is not acceptable. Application fee once paid is not refundable or adjustable under any circumstances.

*Applications received without payment of application fee will be rejected.

Important Dates:

Online Application Start Date 10th May, 2019
Last Date to Apply online 15th August, 2019
Date of EMAT & Interview 24th, 25th August, 2019
Declaration of Result 4th September, 2019
Last Date for Offer Acceptance & Part Payment of Rs. 1,00,000/- towards confirmation of admission 20th October, 2019
Due Date of First Installment Payment 19th November, 2019
Dates of First In-Campus 25th – 30th November, 2019

Programme Fee:

The total fee for the programme is INR 12,00,000/- (Rupees 12 lakhs) payable in 7 installments as per the following schedule.

Instalment No. Instalment Amount Due date of the payment
First Instalment INR 2,00,000 /- November, 2019
Second Instalment INR 2,00,000 /- February, 2020
Third Instalment INR 2,00,000 /- May, 2020
Fourth Instalment INR 2,00,000 /- August, 2020
Fifth Instalment INR 2,00,000 /- February, 2021
Sixth Instalment INR 1,00,000 /- June, 2021
Seventh Instalment INR 1,00,000 /- October, 2021
Total INR 12,00,000 /-

During the offer acceptance process, participants are required to remit the part payment of the first instalment INR 1,00,000 /- by 20th October, 2019 towards offer acceptance & enrollment confirmation. Balance payment of the first instalment to be remitted by 19th November, 2019.

Programme Fee

Programme Duration

2 Years

Application Fee

INR 2,000 /-

Programme Fee

INR 12,00,000 /-
Loan facility from Banks available

IIM Kozhikode- Master of Business Administration

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