Some of the most common specialisations that an MBA student opts for are Finance, Marketing and HR, then comes, specialisations such as Operations Management, Strategic Management, etc.
While aspirants are aware of the top B-schools when it comes to specialisations in Finance, Marketing and HR, they get confused as to which institute they should target for pursuing masters in Operations Management. We have complied a list of top B-Schools offering specialisation in Operations Management.
Before that, let’s first understand a little bit about MBA/PGDM in Operations Management.
Operations management is the field of management that involves planning, organising and managing the processes of production, manufacturing or services. It also involves the redesigning of operations that are already present in organisations in the production of goods and services. It aims at optimizing the efficiency of various processes within an organisation.
Students specialising in operations management understand the concepts such as life cycle of a product, streamlining of the processes, forecasting of demand, inventory management, supply chain management, logistics planning, etc. Students also learn skills such as strategic thinking, risk management, problem solving and decision making, analytical skills and others.
Career Opportunities after MBA/PGDM in Operations Management –
While the specialisation in operations management narrows down the career path of the individual, there are still a lot of opportunities in the domain of operations. The corporates are always on the lookout for professionals for the positions of Production Managers, Operations Consultants, Operation Managers, Inventory Control Managers, Logistic Managers, etc.
Here is the list of top B-Schools offering specialisation in Operations Management –
*The table should be in no way acknowledged as the rank wise list of B-schools.
|Institute||Location||Course/s Offered||Course Fees (in Lakhs)||Exam/s Accepted||Official Website|
|NITIE||Mumbai||PGD in Industrial Management||INR 6.26||CAT||www.nitie.edu|
|SP Jain Institute of Management and Research||Mumbai||PGDM and PGPM||INR 16.25||CAT, XAT, GMAT||www.spjimr.org|
|Indian Institute of Management||Ahmedabad||PGPM||INR 21.00||CAT, GMAT||www.iima.ac.in|
|Indian Institute of Management||Bangalore||PGP||INR 19.50||CAT, GMAT||www.iimb.ac.in|
|Indian Institute of Management||Calcutta||PGP||INR 21.0||CAT, GMAT||www.iimcal.ac.in|
|Indian Institute of Management||Lucknow||PGP||INR 14.13||CAT, GMAT||www.iiml.ac.in|
|Vinod Gupta School of Management, IIT||Kharagpur||MBA||INR 7.36||CAT||www.som.iitkgp.ernet.in|
|Indian School of Business||Hyderabad||PGPM||INR 33.34||GMAT, GRE||www.isb.edu|
Shailesh J. Mehta School of Management, IIT
|Mumbai||Masters of Management||INR 2.27||CAT||www.som.iitb.ac.in|
|Department of Management Studies, IIT||Delhi||MBA||INR 8.00||CAT||www.dms.iitd.ac.in|
All the best for your endeavours!
If you are also interested in specialising in Banking, Finance and Insurance, you may want to read our article MBA in Banking, Finance, Insurance: Top B-Schools.
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