MBA full form | What is the full form of MBA

MBA: Master of Business Administration

Full Form of MBA is Master of Business Administration. MBA is one of the most popular post graduation program in India and world as this is the gateway to enter into the corporate world job in managerial level. MBA gives post graduation degree in business administration. The popularity of MBA is such that aspirant comes from any background whether from science, arts, commerce or engineering dreams to pursue from top MBA college of the country. For admission in MBA candidates must have a graduation degree.

MBA Full Form - Master of Business Administration



The MBA degree introduced in the USA in the late 19th century. The first business school was the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College in the USA, founded in 1900.

Specialized courses in MBA

Apart from the generic MBA candidate can choose to be specialized to the below courses. This specialized course gives candidate practical training in the respective field.

  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Sales
  • Human Resources
  • Operations
  • Product
  • Business Analytics
  • Digital Marketing
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Advertising
  • NGO Management
  • Pharma
  • Project Management
  • Sports Management
  • Telecom
  • Transport & Logistics
  • Public Policy
  • Infrastructure
  • International Business
  • Disaster Management
  • Energy & Environment
  • Import & Export
  • IT & Systems
  • Healthcare & Hospital
  • Business Economics
  • Agriculture & Food Business
  • Materials Management
  • Oil & Gas
  • Retail
  • Rural Management
  • Supply Chain
  • Textile Management
  • Forestry
  • Hospitality

Different types of MBA courses

There are several different types of MBA programs offered by universities in many countries. Some of them are as follows:

  • MBA (Full time)
  • MBA (Part time)
  • Accelerated MBA
  • PGDM (Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management)
  • Modular MBA
  • Executive MBA
  • Distance MBA

Top MBA Colleges in India:

  • Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad
  • Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore
  • Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta
  • Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow
  • Indian Institute of Management, Indore
  • Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode
  • Faculty of Management Studies, Delhi
  • XLRI: Xavier School of Management, Jamshedpur
  • SP Jain Institute of Management and Research, Mumbai
  • IMT: Institute of Management Technology, Ghaziabad