Ahmedabad University in collaboration with the University of California San Diego's Rady School of Management offers a Global Executive MBA degree in Pharmaceutical Management for working professionals in the sector. This customised and rigorous 2-year degree programme aims to empower existing management teams with leadership capabilities to enhance decision making and sharpen execution throughout the pharmaceutical value chain.
The programme is designed to engage pharmaceutical and healthcare business owners and professionals in intense interactions with experienced colleagues and select global faculty on key issues affecting the pharmaceutical and life sciences sector. The delivery method of the programme will include Master Classes, Case Studies, Simulations, Collaborative Workshops, One-on-One Coaching and the Capstone Project; aimed to enable participants to continually enhance their professional performance while simultaneously sharpening their domain and managerial perspectives.
The unique proposition of this degree programme is its depth of contextualisation in the domains of Biological and Life Sciences, Pharmaceutical Research and Development, Manufacturing, Operations, Sales and Marketing functions, all in the backdrop of the regulatory landscape of the pharmaceutical industry.
The programme will be led by distinguished faculty drawn from India and abroad, including the University of California San Diego, specialising in business leadership, management, digital and medical technology, biological and life sciences and pharmaceutical sectors. The participants of the programme will acquire capabilities in strategic and leadership excellence, aligning R&D and technology levers to commercial operations, building organisational agility for leadership within the pharmaceutical industry over a sustainable horizon.The Global Executive MBA Degree in Pharmaceutical Management is a programme designed to prepare senior professionals for this transformation.
The programme brings together business owners and mid-to-senior level professionals from across the Pharmaceutical value chain who seek to advance their leadership careers. This programme is highly suitable for:
Cutting-Edge Course Modules
Hours of On-Group
Hours of Industry
Hours of Intense
The modular design of the programme over 7 residencies enables participants to continue working while pursuing the programme. The inter-residency periods conducted over digital medium has sessions that focus on assessments, tutorials, one-on-one coaching and mentoring, discussion forums and master classes.
Each Residency will have a duration of 7 to 8 days; and total number of contact days for the entire programme is expected to be between 52-55 days.
The total tuition fee for the programme is INR 12 Lakh. The break-up of the tuition fee is INR 9.5 Lakh (payable as INR 4.75 Lakh per year in advance); and an additional INR 2.5 Lakh (payable ahead of the residency at the University of California San Diego campus in the USA).
Female participants can avail 10% discount on the programme fee of INR 9.5 Lakh.
The above-mentioned total fee includes the following:
The Fee does not cover the cost of travel (including visa fees) for the residencies; participants will have to make their own travel arrangements. The precise dates for the fee’s payment schedule will be announced to the selected applicants in their admission letters.