MSc. in Business

“Our interactive online learning environment engages students and encourages ongoing communications between students and their professors that stimulates learning and ensures a high-quality educational experience in all our graduate school courses."


Jason Fitzsimmons

Professor of Finance and Entrepreneurship


(MOHE Course Code: N-DL/345/7/1136) (MQA/PA15030)

(MOHE course validity period: 31 December 2021 – 30 December 2026)


Carve a niche for yourself in the challenging business and management sphere with Manipal GlobalNxt University’s online MSc in Business program. The online program is tailor-made for experienced professionals who want to maximize their knowledge base and accelerate their professional development through research.


Offering a learning curve and an experience that goes beyond the physical boundaries of a classroom, Manipal GlobalNxt University’s Master's degree offered online focuses on broadening practical knowledge in the subject. Aimed at developing the leadership skills of the learners it acquaints them with the complexities as well as the nature of the ever-changing, ever-evolving business challenges.


Identical to some of the best online MBA programs available for working professionals, this program allows business leaders to focus on problems that matter to them and their business the most. Instead of navigating through multiple modules in an MBA course, this program requires learners to complete only three research modules in total to obtain a master's level qualification. The program is flexible enough to allow learners to select their area of research across diverse functional areas like business analytics, strategy, marketing, accounting, finance, information technology management (including business applications of artificial intelligence, machine learning, Web 3.0), leadership, human resource management, and operations. 


With the entire study material available online 24*7, it gives the learner the flexibility to refer to the learning resources any time during the day. The professors are also readily available to guide the students as needed.


As most learners opting for the course are experienced professionals, the typical age of the applicants for our online master's program is between 26 and 45 years. The students generally take around 24 months to complete the program.


well rounded curriculum


Well-Rounded Curriculum

Complete just 3 research modules to obtain a master's degree in business by focusing on the specific functional area(s) that matter(s) the most to acelerate your professional career. Rise above the generalist curriculum offfered by other MBA programs and go for the specialist edge that this unique program offers.



Aimed at Working Professionals

The course content is specially curated to transcend the learning beyond the basics and provide the learners with an in-depth knowledge in the areas of immediate relevance. The focus of the program is on empowering learners in solving business problems through well-structured research.

ease of learning


Ease Of Learning

The course content and a rich eLibrary are accessible online 24/7, irrespective of the course schedule, thereby allowing learners to follow their own preferred schedule. Embrace social learning at its best and transform your learning experience to a new level of professional effectiveness. On-demand social learning is here for you!

Practical Training


Practical Training

The course focuses on applying knowledge to solve practical business problems. One of the top alternatives to online MBA programs, the learning methodology is driven by discussions, debates and thought-sharing among learners instead of mere  theoretical knowledge.


  • A  Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 on a 4.00 point scale.


2 Years (4 Semesters)


3 Years


A student can extend candidature by an additional 12 months each time by paying a candidature extension fee.


Students are required to complete 2 research subjects and write a research dissertation in their preferred area related to business and management.





Research Methodology 1


Research Methodology 2


Research Project

Indicative areas of Research Project


Leadership and People Management


Managing International Business


Operations Management


Project Management


Supply Chain Management


Enterprise Knowledge Management


Corporate Social Responsibility


Finance and Economics


Marketing Strategy & Consumer Behaviour


Information Technology Management


Applications of AI/ML in Business


Strategic Management


Business Process Management


  • How long will it take to complete my Master's degree?

Students who follow the provided study plan will complete the course in 2 years.


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