The Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee has started the application process for its Executive MBA program today. Applications for the program close on November 5. The program will begin on November 24. Interested candidates can apply at–coursera.org/degrees/emba-iitr.
The Executive MBA program is a two-year program, but you have the option to complete it over a five-year period. It aims to develop insight into key management processes and gain analytical expertise with a technology-focused approach. The course is highly customizable and the degree is designed to align with applicants’ interests.
Candidates can choose an area of specialization after covering the fundamentals of business and technology. They can choose from five specializations in which there are more than 55 electives that help them customize their credential after completing the core courses and allow them to specialize with a unique combination of disciplines that suit their aspirations.
The course is a combination of experiential and participatory learning modes, including simulations, business case studies, project work and live and recorded lectures. Students will have the opportunity to do multiple projects, term papers, simulation activities and real-life learning opportunities. Each subject will be taught using a combination of asynchronous and synchronous lectures, graded tests and selected learning material.
Students who complete the course will get exposure to India and the world and will receive a degree with the name of IIT Roorkee.