Unleash the power of business management with this transformative programme that offers seven different specializations. Building upon concepts and methodologies of Management, Infrastructure, IT, Logistics, Consulting, Human Resources, Digital marketing, and FinTech, this multidisciplinary programme combines theory with practice and facilitates analytical learning through a robust academic structure.

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What You'll Learn

Discover what this programme has in store for you.

  • Holistic Course Curriculum: Take advantage of our immersive pedagogy and internships with industry interface, outcome-based mini projects, and a dissertation project. The curriculum encompasses areas that don’t just bind the concepts of management, but also those of science, commerce, humanities, and liberal arts.
  • Seven Application-oriented Specializations: Choose from a wide spectrum of 7 specialisations in the second year offered in the areas of Infrastructure Management, Business Analytics, Supply Chain Management, Management Consulting, People and Communications, Marketing Analytics and Digital Strategies, and Financial Strategies.
  • Practical Experience: Gain practical experience through site visits and summer internship. Indulge in project work under the supervision of accomplished guides. Develop skills in scientific analysis of problems and report writing. Get sensitized to the environment and ground level realities through a social immersion programme.

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Program at a Glance

Unparalleled managerial capability. Competitive business acumen. Results that matter. Brace yourself to take the business world by storm with the right tools and mindset.

Seven Specializations

The MBA (multidisciplinary) programme gears up students to transform into a mature and responsible professional techno-manager with the potential to manage products, projects, and services at home and globally and assume responsibility in diverse fields.

Take a look at the seven specializations offered under the programme:

Infrastructure Management

Prepare to assume leadership roles in mega projects with this stream, ably guided by NICMAR’s four decades of academic excellence in the field of infrastructure and construction.

Business Analytics

Receive training on cutting-edge applications such as big data analytics, AI, cloud computing and block chain to gain better business decision making acumen.

Supply Chain Management

Gain excellence in the commercial aspects of the flow of goods and services between businesses and locations to perform leadership roles in globally leading logistics businesses.

Management Consulting

Train under experienced hands to transform businesses through ground breaking advisory and consultancy services.

People and Communications

Specialize in recruitment, resource training, compensation and performance appraisal by sharpening skills in human resource management along with mastery of suitable digital tools.

Marketing Analytics and Digital Strategies

Learn in-demand skills in new-age digital marketing analytics to enhance business development in multinational firms.

Financial Strategies

Train under experienced hands to learn the fundamentals of finance and learn to apply technologies such as fintech in the banking, insurance and financial services industry.

Location & Duration

Pune Campus

Seamlessly blending with Baner’s elite, cutting-edge lifestyle, our Pune campus will leave you enchanted with its state-of-the-art learning and living facilities.

Duration: 2 years full time


Semester 1

Get introduced to the functional areas of management wherein, the objective is to bring students from all educational streams at par with each other. This exciting semester promises to train you across the various aspects of management.

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  • Managerial Economics

    Analyse business/industry/project environment by gaining insights into tools and techniques of Managerial Economics.

  • Managerial Accounting

    Learn to apply knowledge of concepts, methods, and procedures of financial accounting and financial management in corporate decision making.

  • Quantitative Techniques

    Gain understanding of statistical research methods that can be adopted for an independent research project.

  • Organizational Behaviour

    Build an understanding of both Micro and Macro Organisational Behaviour and the application of its principles in HRM.

  • Marketing Management

    Equip yourself with the basic aspects of business, marketing strategies & digital marketing strategies.

  • Business Ethics

    Learn legal, ethical, and governance requirements of running businesses in the Indian as well as global context.

  • Sustainability in Business

    Discover and learn about the recent innovative approaches and technologies to reduce carbon footprint and improve sustainability in businesses.

  • Information and Communications Technology

    Get Equipped to work with databased databases for various business applications.

  • Advanced Excel and Power BI

    Undertake hands-on training to understand day to day operations using Excel, Power BI, and Tableau. Improve analytical skills by analysing data using Excel, Power BI, and Tableau.

  • Managerial Skills

    Get introduced to the concept, process, types, barriers and principles of effective business communication and is a foundation course to understand human resources management.

  • Social Immersion programme

    Through Community Service, get opportunities to interact with and serve individuals, families, or community through community service while being aligned with the chosen non-profit agency/non-governmental organisation.

Semester 2

In this semester, you get the opportunity to dive deeper into each of the functional areas of management so as to make the right choice of discipline in the second year of the programme.

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  • Financial Management

    This course is designed to offer experiential training on profit maximization using a blend of theory and practice in principles of financial management. Hands-on training to analyse, evaluate, and develop analytical abilities not only for managing finances of an organisation but also personal finances.

  • Human Resource Management

    The focus of this course is to build an understanding of both Micro and Macro Organisational Behaviour and the application of its principles in HRM.

  • Operations Management

    An organisation needs to administer business practices to create the highest level of efficiency. This course familiarises the students with various business processes which aid in improving efficiency and quality.

  • Project and Infrastructure Management

    This foundation course aims at familiarizing students with various aspects of infra project management such as planning, execution, monitoring, and testing mega projects.

  • Digital advances in Industry 4.0

    This course introduces students to cutting-edge digital advances in the fourth industrial revolution with a hands-on experience of smart automation tools.

  • Legal Aspects of Business

    The course deals with the legal aspect of business and essential requirements for its formation and execution.

  • Business Research Methods

    Students who wish to make a career in business consulting will learn the latest research methodologies used in the industry in this practically designed course.

  • Managerial Skills

    This course aims to help students in improving their talents, explore potential, and build a strong foundation for employability and better career management.

  • Immersion Programme (Literature & Beyond)

    The course is designed with the aim to help participants who may not be familiar with the different genres of literature and may not have the necessary skills to understand and critically appreciate the major genres such as short story, novel, poetry, and drama. This develops an understanding of different cultures, which enables holistic development.

  • Foreign Language

    This course will enable you to have a basic understanding of a foreign Language of your choice. This will help in understanding different cultures and also make a mark when interacting with foreign clients.

  • Project workshop

    Applied project workshop based on all functional areas learnt in 1st year of MBA.

Semester 3

Kick off the third semester by choosing from and specializing in one of the seven verticals of this programme - Infrastructure Management, Business Analytics, Supply Chain Management, Management Consulting, People and Communications, Marketing Analytics and Digital Strategies, and Financial Strategies.

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  • Project Seminar

    The objective of the project seminar is to develop a broad understanding of the classroom concepts, along with providing to students an opportunity for experiential learning and analyzing business situations and provide solutions.

  • Summer Internship

    The main purpose of this course is to train students in specific domains of management such as finance, human resources, marketing, operations, infra etc. As part of on-the-job training, students are also expected to perform certain regular duties as may be felt fit by the respective organisation.

  • Strategic Management

    The course prepares students to apply the fundamental concepts of Strategic Management in organizations while assuming leadership roles as per the industry expectations.

Semester 3 Electives

Pick any six electives from a wide basket under each specialization.

Doing so enables you to qualify either as a specialized management professional, or a general management professional.

Infrastructure Management: Project Formulation and Appraisal / Infrastructure Contract Management / Project and Infra Finance

Business Analytics: AI, ML / Big Data Analytics / BlockChain

Supply Chain Management: Risk Management / Logistics

Management Consulting: Business Forecasting Models / Risk Management

People and Communications: Leadership, Influence, and Power / Corporate Communication / Talent Acquisition

Marketing Analytics and Digital Strategies: Brand Management / Digital Marketing / Integrated Marketing Communications

Financial Strategies: Corporate Valuations and Investment Banking / Financial Derivatives / Project Appraisal

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Semester 4

In this semester, you will receive the next level of inputs in your chosen area of specialization. At this point in the programme, you can, alternately, choose to be a general MBA with no specialization as well.

*The course structure is indicative and subject to change based on NICMAR University, Pune guidelines and industry trends.

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  • Implementing Digital advances in Industry 4.0

    This course exposes students to advanced cutting-edge digital tools in the fourth industrial revolution with a hands-on experience of smart automation tools.

  • Business Immersion Programme

    The course on Business Immersion shall act as an extension to students' understanding of entrepreneurship and business sense.

  • Project (Interim Assessment)

    This is a continued evaluation of the "Project Seminar" course
    in Semester 3.

Semester 4 Electives

Pick any four electives from a wide basket under each specialization.

Doing so enables you to qualify either as a specialized management professional, or a general management professional.

Infrastructure Management: BIM / Infra Operations

Business Analytics: R and Python / Data Warehousing and Mining

Supply Chain Management: Advanced Operation Systems / Supply Chain and Operations Strategy

Management Consulting: Advanced Strategic Management

People and Communications: Performance and Compensation / Learning and Development

Marketing Analytics and Digital Strategies: B2B Marketing / Customer Relationship Management / Sales and Distribution / Strategic Marketing

Financial Strategies: Behavioural Finance / FinTech / Security Analysis and Portfolio Management

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An enriching environment

Class Profile

Join a group of learners who are passionate about differentiating themselves, and are ready to transform the business world with their ideas and hard work.

  • 22-27

    Average age

  • 10

    Average Courses Each Semester

  • 25

    Average Credits Per Semester


Our leader

Dr. Soumi Rai
Head, MBA

Soumi brings with her a combined experience of 23 years from the corporate sector and academia into her role as the Head. She has worked with the corporate consulting domain and across prestigious academic institutions like Symbiosis International University. She has worked on many prestigious assignments, including one with the Social Research Centre (WZB), Germany.

Soumi is a researcher in the field of leadership, entrepreneurship, diversity, generational and cross-cultural issues, having published numerous case studies, book chapters and research articles across reputed peer-reviewed national and international publications. She is also the recipient of NICMAR Research Excellence Award 2019.

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Admission Requirements

  • Candidates with a regular bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognised Institution / University are eligible. Candidates seeking admission are required to have secured minimum 50% aggregate marks (45% for the candidates from reserved category) at graduation level. Final year eligible graduating students can also apply. However, such candidates must have completed (passed) their Graduation before the commencement of programme.
  • This programme is also open to students who are in their final year of graduation. However, they must have completed their graduation before the commencement of this programme.
  • Applications received are evaluated and eligibility is established on the basis of the documents submitted. Eligible students are invited to appear for the selection procedure, which comprises Post Graduate NICMAR Common Admission Test (PG-NCAT), Group Discussion (GD), Personal Interview (PI) and Rating of Application (RA).
  • Students appearing for CAT are also eligible to apply based on their CAT scores. Click here to check the important dates for CAT.

Your trajectory

Career opportunities

As an MBA graduate from NICMAR Business School, you can pursue the following careers with leading MNCs or start your own venture in any of the following areas:

Category Career
Infrastructure Management - Infra Projects Relationship manager
- Project Manager
- Planning & Design Professional
- Contracts Manager
- Infrastructure Financing Professional
- Management Consultant
Business Analytics - Data Engineer
- Big Data Analyst
- Business Intelligence Expert
- Risk Management Executive
- Management Consultant
Supply Chain Management - Logistics Analyst
- Procurement and Purchasing Manager
- OpTech expert
- Distribution Manager
- Management Consultant
People and Communications - HR Manager
- Corporate Communications Manager
- Public Relations Expert
- Training & Development Professional
- Management Consultant
Marketing Analytics and Digital Strategies - Brand Manager
- Digital Marketing Expert
- Sales Manager
- Advertising Professional
- Management Consultant
Financial Strategies - Credit Manager in Banking and Financial Services
- Project Appraisal expert
- Equity Analyst
- Investment Banker
- FinTech Expert
- Corporate Finance Professional
- Management Consultant
Management Consulting - Business Analyst
- Project Leads and Senior Consultant
- Client Engagement Manager
- Strategy advisory services


  • How are the placement prospects of the MBA (Multidisciplinary) programme?

    They’ve been record breaking! We’re proud of the industry connections that we’ve built and nurtured over the last 30 years, which has allowed us to invite only the best and most sought-after recruiters for our students. In fact, every year, we are visited by over 200 companies for on-campus placements.

    You can expect top-notch placement assistance during the course of your final year and interim internships.

  • What kind of financial aid can you help with?

    We’ve tied up with India’s leading banks and financial institutions for you to get education loans with utmost ease. These institutions include HDFC Credila, ICICI Bank, Saraswat Co-op Bank, Bank of Baroda, Credenc, Union Bank of India, Avanse and many others.

  • Is an internship a part of this programme? What kind of support can I expect?

    Of course! This MBA programme offers internships at the end of Sem II (year 1), which may also result in a PPO (Pre-placement Offer).

  • Is there any compulsory stream I need to graduate from to be eligible for MBA (Multidisciplinary)?

    Absolutely not! Students from any stream and with any choice of subjects can apply for MBA (Multidisciplinary). The program’s courses are taught from the foundation level and from the perspective of a managerial requirement. So, as long as you have completed graduation, you’re good to go.

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News & Updates

NICMAR University is Recognised as State Private University by UGC.

NICMAR University Pune Act (L. C. Bill No. Of 2022) was passed by Maharashtra State Government on 16th March, 2022 and appeared in “Maharashtra Government Gazette” on 12th May 2022 (Mah. Act No. XXXVI of 2022).