MBA Technology Management Programme

MBA Technology Management Programme

In collaboration with Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), AP and Department of Scientific & Industrial Research (DSIR), Govt of India, New Delhi.

Inovative Initiative Of Osmania University

In order to bridge the gap in management education relating to Technology, the Department of Business Management, Osmania University, has taken a pioneering initiative, which is one of the first of its kind in the entire country to offer MBA - Technology Management a Two year, Modular Program.


"To strive for excellence in the area of management education and training with focus on technology management, conforming to challenging standards expected by contemporary technology- driven organisations

Program Objectives

The core objective of this program is to turn out future managers, who would fully meet, the dynamic needs of the industry in a competitive and challenging environment. For this they should be proficient in different functional areas of management like Marketing, Finance & Human Resources Management and at the same time have the required core competencies in appreciating the issues relating to technology management.

The following are the broad objectives of the Programs

To provide strong conceptual base in all the facets of Management like Marketing, Finance, Human Resources Management, Quantitatives, MIS and Business Policy areas and develop skills required for application of concepts to real life business situations.
To bridge the knowledge gap in management education with the focused inputs on technology management to meet the challenging requirements of contemporary technology driven organisations.
To equip the students with analytical frame of mind to comprehend and handle complex issues in relation to Management of Technology, viz., Technology Forecasting, Search, Selection, Transfer and Creation of New Technology.

Program Structure And Contents

The Program is divided into two modules and four terms spanning over a period of two years of instruction.

Module-I: First Year

Term - I Term - II
1.1 Foundations of Technology Management 2.1 Technology Forecasting and Assessment
1.2 Technology, Creativity and Innovation 2.2 Technology Transfer Management
1.3 Information Technology for Business 2.3 Technology Projects, Appraisal and Evaluation
1.4 Organisational Behaviour and Inter-personal skills 2.4 Business Research Methods
1.5 Principles of Marketing 2.5 Economic and Legal Environment
1.6 Accounting for Management 2.6 Financial Management
1.7 Lab for Course 1.3 2.7 Viva Voce-I
  2.8 Project Report-I

Module-II: Second Year

Term - III Term - IV
3.1 Production & Operations Management 4.1 Strategic Management of Technology
3.2 International Business & Strategic Alliances 4.2 Supply Chain Management
Functional Specialisations
(one of the following three areas to be opted)
Marketing 4.3 Consumer Behaviour
3.3 Product Management 4.4 Services Marketing
3.4 Promotion and Distribution Management
Finance 4.3 International Finance
3.3 Strategic Financial Decisions 4.4 Security Analysis and Portfolio Management
3.4 Financial System and Services
Human Resource Management 4.3 Performance Appraisal and Counselling
3.3 Organisational Development and Team Building 4.4 Industrial Relations and Labour Laws
3.4 Leadership and Change Management
Technology Specialisations
(one of the following three groups to be opted)
4.5 Business Process Re-engineering
Group-A 4.6 Intellectual Property Rights
3.5 Research and Development Management
3.6 Total Quality Management 4.5 Environment and Social Aspects of Technology
Group-B 4.6 Knowledge Management
3.5 Bio-Technology-I
3.6 Bio-Technology-II 4.5 Requirements Management
Group-C* 4.6 Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
3.5 Relational Database Management Systems 4.7 Viva Voce-II
3.6 Internet & e-Commerce 4.8 Project Report-II

Award of Degree (Modular Scheme)

Students who successfully complete all the course requirements under Module I (i.e., Terms I & II) will be awarded Post-Graduate Diploma in Technology Management (PGD-TM) and subsequently the student will be awarded MBA - Tech. Management Degree upon successful completion of all the course requirements under Module ll (Terms lll & lV) by the University.

Eligibility Conditions

Candidates seeking admission into MBA Technology Management have to satisfy the following conditions.

Non-Sponsored Category

1. Bachelors' Degree from Osmania University or a Degree recognised by the University as equivalent thereto, with an aggregate of not less than 45% marks in Part-I and Part-II put together. (Non-Credit courses not included) A pass for SC and ST Candidates is sufficient.

2. The candidates seeking admission must qualify in the entrance examination i.e., I-CET, examination conducted in the year of admission as per the norms prescribed by the University.

Sponsored Category (For Employees)

Bachelor's Degree from Osmania University or a Degree recognised by the University as equivalent thereto, with an aggregate of not less than 45% marks in Part I and Part-II put together (Non-credit courses not included). A pass for SC & ST candidates is sufficient.

The candidate seeking admission must have a minimum of three years experience in Executive/Managerial/Administrative/Supervisory position in a Commercial/Industrial/Business/Government/NonCommercial undertaking/any other organisation, after obtaining the Bachelor's Degree.

Candidates under sponsored category need not appear for entrance examination (I-CET). The selection of candidates under sponsored category is based on the number of marks earned by the candidate as per the criteria given below

Selection Criteria Weightage of marks Max. marks
1. Education qualification
1. Graduation 10
2. PG diplomas 3
3. Masters other higher qualification 5 15
2. Executive experience
5. Marks per year for first 5 years 25
2. Marks per year beyond 5 years
Subject to a maximum of 10 marks 10 35
3. Interview performance 50 50

Total Marks

Intake Into The Program
Total 80 Seats
Sponsored Category (for employees only) 40 Seats
Non-sponsored Category 40 Seats
Fee Particulars
First Year Rs 50, 000/-
Second Year Rs 50, 000/-
* Additional Fee for Systems Specialization - Group "C" only  

** Fee particular will be as per the University norms which are subject to change.