Ahmedabad University in collaboration with 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 professionals in intense interaction with experienced colleagues and world-class faculty on key issues affecting pharmaceutical and life sciences innovation and drug delivery today. The delivery method of the programme will include Master Classes, Case Studies, Simulations, Collaborative Workshops, One-on-One Coaching and a Capstone Project; designed 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 & 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, specialised 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 in 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.
The programme is designed over 9 residencies in Ahmedabad. This will enable participants to continue working while pursuing the programme. The inter-residency sessions will be conducted over digital medium. These sessions will focus on tutorials, one-on-one coaching, project work, discussion forums and master classes.
|RESIDENCIES||NUMBER OF DAYS|
|R1 October – December 2018||9|
|R2 January – March 2019||7|
|R3 April – June 2019||7|
|R4 July – September 2019||7|
|R5 October – December 2019||7|
|R6 January – March 2020||7|
|R7 April – June 2020||9|
The Programme Fee is 4.5 Lakhs per year.