What is Online MBA
Online MBA is a type of Distance MBA where the mode of program delivery is completely online. The classes are held online where students can attend the lectures through video conference or through video recordings. As the term ‘online’ suggests, the candidates get the opportunity to pursue management programs through the internet at his convenience, without having to travel or shift base, unlike full-time programs. It is a combination of Part Time and Distance MBA. The duration mainly ranges from one to two years. Some institutes also offer certificate programs or Management Development Programmes through online mode which is concluded within few days or months. Online MBA is also referred as satellite management programs.
Eligibility of Online MBA
- Candidates have to be graduates in any discipline from a recognised university or institute
- Work experience is preferred but not mandatory
Best suited for
The online MBA program is mainly meant for aspirants who cannot afford to pursue a full-time program owing to professional or other responsibilities. Candidates planning to opt for this mode must ensure of having a strong internet connection in order to attend the lecture in an uninterrupted manner. It is more suitable for senior managers or professionals who pursue Certificate programs or Management Development Programmes to improve their managerial skill set.