MBA in Operations Management & Systems

A program in Operations Management and Systems focuses on the aspect of planning and managing an efficient system right from the production of goods and services to their ultimate delivery. The objective of the program is to minimize the production cost and to maximize the profit, output, and quality of the goods and services produced.

As an Operations Management student, you are made to understand the entire cycle of a product and how to streamline it to ensure optimum utilization of resources. The course teaches you to analyze market trends, an influence of industries in different domains, forecast demand and work on inventory management besides understanding policies made by the government. Apart from this, you will also gain a practical understanding of the various fixed and variable costs involved in the business processes through internships, industrial tours, and even projects.

Entry Requirement

An aggregate of 50% in bachelor's degree in any discipline or equivalent (10+2+3) without any backlogs are eligible to apply for postgraduate programs. Students with a composite score of 500 in GMAT / MAT or with minimum 70 percentage in CAT / XAT / CMAT may also apply.

Career Opportunities

With a rapid growth in the manufacturing and services sector of the country, numerous job opportunities have opened up in a variety of manufacturing industries such as automobiles, engineering goods, heavy machinery, iron-steel and other metal industries, chemical and fertilizer, telecom, IT and energy sectors, services industries etc. MBA graduates are also hired in IT-enabled services companies as Production Managers. Lucrative job opportunities are offered in capacities such as Store Manager, Production Manager, Manufacturing / Production Executive, Material Manager etc.

Some of the job roles for Operations Management and Systems graduates are as follows

Value-added and Certification Programs Offered

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CMS Business School trains you on Six Sigma Philosophy and facilitates your certification up to Green Belt level. It ensures that the future operations managers are qualified professionals who are proficient and are capable of working on business problems one-by-one and help organizations, achieve business results and customer loyalty.

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