MBA ( Entrepreneurship and Family Business) - Family Business

DETAILS

An MBA (Master of Business Administration) program with a focus on family business and entrepreneurship is a must for individuals who are interested in starting or managing a family business, or who are considering entrepreneurship as a career path.

In an MBA program with a focus on family business and entrepreneurship, the student will learn about the unique challenges and opportunities that come with managing a family business, as well as how to develop and implement successful business strategies. You will also learn about key concepts in entrepreneurship, including how to identify and assess opportunities, develop a business plan, and manage risk.

Some of the specific topics the students will study in an MBA program with a focus on family business and entrepreneurship include:

  • Family business governance and management
  • Succession planning
  • Strategic planning and decision-making
  • Leadership and communication in a family business
  • Conflict resolution and problem-solving
  • Marketing and sales strategies for small businesses
  • Financial management and planning
  • Legal issues in entrepreneurship and small business

The program will provide you with the skills and knowledge you need to succeed as an entrepreneur or in a leadership role within a family business.

Duration

Duration of Program

2 years (4 Semesters)

Seats

Seats

20*

DESIGN YOUR OWN DEGREE


upes

UPES’ curriculum framework is holistic in its overall structure and yet focuses on the individual need of the student to discover, experience, explore and challenge. Along with the core subject, students have the option to choose from subject-focused specialisations. They are also allowed to choose minor/exploratory subject from other schools at UPES that are: School of Engineering, School of Computer Science, School of Law, School of Business, School of Health Sciences, School of Design, School of Modern Media, and School of Liberal Studies.

Further, based on the multifaceted needs of the global workplace and evolving lifestyles, the curriculum offers Signature and Life-Skills courses through School for Life. To round off this learning experience, students are required to do mandatory internships in the social sector, government/public sector, and industry. The combinations available for students to pick and choose from are endless, ensuring both depth and width of knowledge.

PEO1

Graduates will have significant opportunities to get employment at the Local and National levels and can work as analysts, quality controllers, research assistants, and in the government sector jobs.

PEO2

Graduate will have the leadership quality to handle all circumstances in diversities by providing an interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary learning environment.

PEO3

Graduates will continuously learn and adopt new skills and techniques to overcome problems related to new technologies.

PEO4

The graduate will be able to formulate, investigate and analyze scientifically real-life problems along with an ethical attitude, which works in a multidisciplinary team.

PSO1

Apply analytical skills and innovative tools for decision-making across all industries.

PSO2

Apply theoretical understanding of entrepreneurship and family business.

PSO3

Inculcate entrepreneurial and analytical abilities to better prepare for future business scenarios.

The MBA in Entrepreneurship and Family Business - Family Business prepares the students to be suitable for various roles in the industry as follows

  • Chief Executive officer
  • Strategy consultants
  • Founders of Startups

Minimum 50% marks in Class X & XII and Graduation. Graduation From a recognized University in any stream.

UPESMET / National Level Exams/ CUET followed by Personal Interview

MBA in Family Business and Entrepreneurship

Curriculum 2022-24

 

MBA Family Business and Entrepreneurship 2023

SEMESTER I                                                            

SEMESTER II   

Subject Code

Subject

Credits

Subject Code

Subject

Credits

HRES 7021

Management Principles

2

HRES 7007

Human Resource Management

3

HRES 7011

Organizational Behaviour

2

FINC 7019

Financial Management

3

MKTG 7001

Marketing Management

3

TBA

Operations Management

3

ECON 7006

Managerial Economics

3

TBA

Family Business Governance

2

FINC 7010

Accounting for Managers

3

DSIT 7021

Managing Emerging Technologies

2

TBA

Research Methodology

3

TBA

incubation Lab

2

HRES 7004

Business Communication

3

UCIE 8004

Entrepreneurial Strategy

3

TBA

Theoretical foundation of Family Business

3

STGM 8001

Technology Strategy

3

TBA

Foundations of Entrepreneurship

2

INDT 7101

Industrial Visit

1

 

 

 

 

Specialization paper 1

3

 

TOTAL

24

 

TOTAL

25

SEMESTER III                                                            

SEMESTER IV  

Subject Code

Subject

Credits

Subject Code

Subject

Credits

TBA

Family Business Succession

2

TBA

Strategic Leadership in Family Business

2

TBA

Product Management

2

TBA

Fundamentals of entrepreneurship in the family business

3

TBA

Strategic Management

3

TBA

International Business

3

TBA

Data Analysis for Entrepreneurs

3

TBA

Dissertation

6

TBA

Specialization paper 2

3

 

 

 

TBA

Business Pitch Project

4

 

 

 

TBA

Startup Ecosystem

3

 

 

 

 

Total

20

 

Total

14

 

 

 

 

Total

83

           

 

Specialization 1

 

 

Specialization 2

 

 

Understanding Business Ecosystem

 

 

Competitive Strategy of the firm

 

 

Entrepreneurial Marketing

II

 

Corporate Valuation

III

 

Strategic Management of Innovation

 

 

Corporate Entrepreneurship

 

 

Start-up Funding Strategies

 

 

Financial Management for Family Business

 

Total Credits of MBA family business Entrepreneurship 2023

 

 

 

 

83

We at the department believe in experiential teaching and learning and strive to imbibe problem-solving skills and critical thinking in the students. The following practices are in place to improve the quality of Teaching-Learning and student experience:

  • Design and Review of individual Course Plans at the beginning of the session
  • Course Completion Report (CCR)
  • Academic Planning & Monitoring
  • Real-world/Project based assignments
  • Encouraging Advanced Learners
  • Opportunity to work with incubated start-ups
  • Industry Internship
  • Slow Learners Support
  • ICT-enabled Classroom (sound system, mic and projector)
  • Guest lectures from industry experts
  • Certification Courses
  • Participation in competitive events (In-house/National/International).
  • Participation in Conferences/Seminars/Workshops (National/International).

Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)

PEO1

Graduates will have significant opportunities to get employment at the Local and National levels and can work as analysts, quality controllers, research assistants, and in the government sector jobs.

PEO2

Graduate will have the leadership quality to handle all circumstances in diversities by providing an interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary learning environment.

PEO3

Graduates will continuously learn and adopt new skills and techniques to overcome problems related to new technologies.

PEO4

The graduate will be able to formulate, investigate and analyze scientifically real-life problems along with an ethical attitude, which works in a multidisciplinary team.

Program Specific Outcomes (PSOs)

PSO1

Apply analytical skills and innovative tools for decision-making across all industries.

PSO2

Apply theoretical understanding of entrepreneurship and family business.

PSO3

Inculcate entrepreneurial and analytical abilities to better prepare for future business scenarios.

Career Prospects

The MBA in Entrepreneurship and Family Business - Family Business prepares the students to be suitable for various roles in the industry as follows

  • Chief Executive officer
  • Strategy consultants
  • Founders of Startups
Eligibility

Minimum 50% marks in Class X & XII and Graduation. Graduation From a recognized University in any stream.

Selection Criteria

UPESMET / National Level Exams/ CUET followed by Personal Interview

Curriculum

MBA in Family Business and Entrepreneurship

Curriculum 2022-24

 

MBA Family Business and Entrepreneurship 2023

SEMESTER I                                                            

SEMESTER II   

Subject Code

Subject

Credits

Subject Code

Subject

Credits

HRES 7021

Management Principles

2

HRES 7007

Human Resource Management

3

HRES 7011

Organizational Behaviour

2

FINC 7019

Financial Management

3

MKTG 7001

Marketing Management

3

TBA

Operations Management

3

ECON 7006

Managerial Economics

3

TBA

Family Business Governance

2

FINC 7010

Accounting for Managers

3

DSIT 7021

Managing Emerging Technologies

2

TBA

Research Methodology

3

TBA

incubation Lab

2

HRES 7004

Business Communication

3

UCIE 8004

Entrepreneurial Strategy

3

TBA

Theoretical foundation of Family Business

3

STGM 8001

Technology Strategy

3

TBA

Foundations of Entrepreneurship

2

INDT 7101

Industrial Visit

1

 

 

 

 

Specialization paper 1

3

 

TOTAL

24

 

TOTAL

25

SEMESTER III                                                            

SEMESTER IV  

Subject Code

Subject

Credits

Subject Code

Subject

Credits

TBA

Family Business Succession

2

TBA

Strategic Leadership in Family Business

2

TBA

Product Management

2

TBA

Fundamentals of entrepreneurship in the family business

3

TBA

Strategic Management

3

TBA

International Business

3

TBA

Data Analysis for Entrepreneurs

3

TBA

Dissertation

6

TBA

Specialization paper 2

3

 

 

 

TBA

Business Pitch Project

4

 

 

 

TBA

Startup Ecosystem

3

 

 

 

 

Total

20

 

Total

14

 

 

 

 

Total

83

           

 

Specialization 1

 

 

Specialization 2

 

 

Understanding Business Ecosystem

 

 

Competitive Strategy of the firm

 

 

Entrepreneurial Marketing

II

 

Corporate Valuation

III

 

Strategic Management of Innovation

 

 

Corporate Entrepreneurship

 

 

Start-up Funding Strategies

 

 

Financial Management for Family Business

 

Total Credits of MBA family business Entrepreneurship 2023

 

 

 

 

83

Innovative Teaching & Learning

We at the department believe in experiential teaching and learning and strive to imbibe problem-solving skills and critical thinking in the students. The following practices are in place to improve the quality of Teaching-Learning and student experience:

  • Design and Review of individual Course Plans at the beginning of the session
  • Course Completion Report (CCR)
  • Academic Planning & Monitoring
  • Real-world/Project based assignments
  • Encouraging Advanced Learners
  • Opportunity to work with incubated start-ups
  • Industry Internship
  • Slow Learners Support
  • ICT-enabled Classroom (sound system, mic and projector)
  • Guest lectures from industry experts
  • Certification Courses
  • Participation in competitive events (In-house/National/International).
  • Participation in Conferences/Seminars/Workshops (National/International).
Enquiry Form