Future prospects for students after MBA in Systems Management


M.Phil in Information Technology, PhD Programme in Systems and Management, etc are some of the higher study options which candidates can pursue after MBA in Systems Management. Dr.C.V.Raman University Chhattisgarh, M S University Thirunelveli etc are some of the colleges that offer M.Phil in Information Technology. PhD in Information Systems is offered in Aryabhatta Knowledge University Bihar, Hindustan University Chennai, etc. More over IIMs are also offering various higher educational programmes in Systems Management like Fellow Programme in Management. This course is considered equivalent to PhD.

MBA in Systems is one of the sought after courses by candidates who look forward for working in the IT sector. This master’s degree provides a good base for the candidates for doing higher studies in the areas related to IT. Candidates who undertake value added courses like SAP can work as SAP consultants and can earn good remuneration. Candidates having a minimum of 60% marks can apply for NET exam and can opt for a career in teaching. Private firms like Bharti Airtel, Idea Cellular, Ags Technologies, etc also recruit these management professionals.

Higher Study Options after MBA in Systems Management

  • Master of Philosophy in Management
  • Master of Philosophy in Information Technology
  • Ph.D in Management
  • Ph.D in Strategic Management
  • Ph.D in Information Technology Management

Career Options after MBA in Systems Management

MBA degree holders in Systems with sound knowledge of business concepts and systems management are ideal for the positions of Business Analysts, Project Managers, System Analysts, etc. Senior Project Managers having work experience can expect salary packages between Rs. 4 lakh-10 lakh per annum. Software developing firms, ITES firms, etc are the common recruiters of these professionals. Emerging service industry provides plenty of jobs for those who are specialised in MBA systems.

In addition to this public sector companies like HLL, Coal India Limited, etc conduct recruitments for their IT department. Public sector banks like SBI, IOB, etc also invite applications frequently for the post of Specialist Officers and IT officers. One can find opportunities in management consulting and in information systems departments of various organisations. They can also work as ‘Technical Advisor’ within the functional areas of management. Candidates can apply for the following job profiles

  • Project leaders in IT firms
  • ERP consultant &
  • Business analyst
  • Software design consultant
  • Quality analyst

Firms often recruit fresh MBA holders in Systems Management for the position of Management Trainee. Fresh candidates having strong knowledge in academics and key skills in database management can apply for the post of Database Systems Developer, Network Administrator, Technical Support, etc  in private firms including telecom companies such as Bharti Airtel, Idea Cellular etc.



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2 Responses to “Future prospects for students after MBA in Systems Management”

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    Prof Dr R N Sinha:

    candidate a BE COMP ENGG and MBAsystem management
    a business analyst 4 yrs. suggest a short recognised higher course in business analyst of university college or a spl course in IT consulting in india only reputed college pl

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    i want ask did nirma university having a course of master in social work. and can u please tell me the procedure for that and is there any entrance test for that .
    thank you