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 professionals in intense interactions with experienced colleagues and select global faculty on key issues affecting 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.
Successful participants of the programme will be awarded an MBA Degree by Ahmedabad University along with a Certificate by the Rady School of Management, University of California San Diego.
One-to-one Interactions with Industry Experts
Real-time Industry Experience
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 be of duration 7 to 9 days; and total number of contact days for the entire programme is expected to be between 52-55 days.
The Fee is Rs 4.5 Lakhs per year. Female candidates will be provided a discount of 10% on the total fees.
The above-mentioned fee includes the following:
The Fee does not cover the cost of travel 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 with their admission letters.
The above fees are based on all residencies being conducted at Ahmedabad University campus. In case one residency is scheduled in the USA, then additional charges will apply.