Program Objectives

The IMSciences MBA develops effective business leaders who possess sophisticated analytical and solid communication skills. Our MBA is a professional degree that prepares individuals for careers in a variety of fields, including business organizations, government, international agencies, and the nonprofit sector. This program inculcates in its graduates a combination of hard and soft skills that will enable them to establish or excel in their career. The IMSciences MBA experience is founded on a competitive pedagogy including a mix of case based teaching, activity based learning, flipped-learning, and theory in practice.

Eligibility for Admission

16 years of Bachelors or Master degree with a minimum of 2.5 CGPA out of 4.00 (with a minimum of 130 credit hours in Bachelors and 60 credit hours in the Master program) or 45% marks in the annual system from any HEC recognized university/ institute.

MBA for Business graduates: Qualifying the Institute’s own test or any other test required by HEC with 40% marks and interview is mandatory for admission.

MBA for Non-Business graduates: Qualifying the ETS-GRE general test/NTS-GAT General/Institute’s own test or any other test required by HEC with 40% marks and interview is mandatory for admission.

However, the Institute’s business graduates are exempted from the requirement of test and interview.

The Hafiz Quran shall be given a special credit of 20 marks.

SCHEME OF STUDY FOR MBA (2 Years)

Core Courses
Subject/ Area Non-Business Stream Business Stream Islamic Banking & Takaful
Accounting ACC 301

Fundamentals of Accounting (CH: 03)

Six (06) credit hours exemption related to the area ACC 301

Fundamentals of Accounting (CH: 03)

ACC 451

Management Accounting (CH: 03)

ACC 451

Management Accounting (CH: 03)

Finance FIN 401

Business Finance (CH: 03)

Six (06) credit hours exemption related to the area FIN 401

Business Finance (CH: 03)

FIN 411

Financial Management (CH: 03)

FIN 411

Financial Management (CH: 03)

Marketing MKT 311

Principles of Marketing CH: 03

Six (06) credit hours exemption related to the area MKT 311

Principles of Marketing CH: 03

MKT 321

Marketing Management (CH: 03)

MKT 321

Marketing Management (CH: 03)

Economics ECO 305

Principles of Microeconomics (CH: 03)

Six (06) credit hours exemption related to the area ECO 305

Principles of Microeconomics (CH: 03)

ECO 306

Principles of Macroeconomics (CH: 03)

ECO 306

Principles of Macroeconomics (CH: 03)

Quantitative Techniques MTH 401

Business Mathematics (CH: 03)

Six (06) credit hours exemption related to the area MTH 401

Business Mathematics (CH: 03)

STA 405

Business Statistics (CH: 03)

STA 405

Business Statistics (CH: 03)

Management MGT 301

Principles of Management (CH: 03)

Six (06) credit hours exemption related to the area MGT 301

Principles of Management (CH: 03)

HRM 401

Human Resource Management (CH: 03)

HRM 401

Human Resource Management (CH: 03)

RES 501

Research Methodology (CH: 03)

MGT 751

Corporate Strategy and Governance

IBF 615

Islamic Law and Financial Transactions

(CH: 03)

MGT 690

Strategic Management (CH: 03)

MGT 721

Operations Management

IBF 675

Islamic Economic System (CH: 03)

PMG 601

Project Management (CH: 03)

MGT 755

Strategic Leadership & Change

IBF 690

Islamic Modes of Finance and Investment

(CH: 03)

MTH 751

Data Analysis & Decision Making

Any three courses from Elective List

(CH: 09)

Any four courses from Elective List (CH: 12) Any three courses from Elective List (CH: 09)
Dissertation/Research Project/Two optional courses from Elective List

(CH: 06)

Dissertation/Resea rch Project/Two optional courses from Elective List (CH: 06) Dissertation/Research Project/Two optional courses from Elective List (CH: 06)
Total Credit Hours 60 66 60
Non-Business Stream
Semester 1
Code Course Title Credit Hours
ACC 301 Fundamentals of Accounting Three (03)
FIN 401 Business Finance Three (03)
MKT 311 Principles of Marketing Three (03)
ECO 305 Principles of Microeconomics Three (03)
MGT 301 Principles of Management Three (03)

Semester 2

Code Course Title Credit Hours
ACC 451 Management Accounting Three (03)
FIN 411 Financial Management Three (03)
MKT 321 Marketing Management Three (03)
ECO 306 Principles of Macroeconomics Three (03)
MTH 401 Business Mathematics Three (03)

Semester 3

Code Course Title Credit Hours
STA 405 Business Statistics Three (03)
RES 501 Research Methodology Three (03)
HRM 401 Human Resource Management Three (03)
PMG 601 Project Management Three (03)
Elective – I Three (03)

Semester 4

MGT 690 Strategic Management Three (03)
Elective – II Three (03)
Elective – III Three (03)
Dissertation/Research Project/Two Elective Courses Six (06)
Business Stream
Semester 1
Code Course Title Credit Hours
MGT 751 Corporate Strategy and Governance Three (03)
MTH 751 Data Analytics and Decision Making Three (03)
Elective – I Three (03)
Elective – II Three (03)

Semester 2

Code Course Title Credit Hours
MGT 755 Strategic Leadership and Change Three (03)
MGT 721 Operations Management Three (03)
Elective – III Three (03)
Elective – IV Three (03)

Semester 3

Code Course Title Credit Hours
Dissertation/Research Project/Two Elective Courses Six (06)
Islamic Banking & Takaful Stream
Semester 1
Code Course Title Credit Hours
ACC 301 Fundamentals of Accounting Three (03)
FIN 401 Business Finance Three (03)
MKT 311 Principles of Marketing Three (03)
ECO 305 Principles of Microeconomics Three (03)
MGT 301 Principles of Management Three (03)

Semester 2

Code Course Title Credit Hours
ACC 451 Management Accounting Three (03)
FIN 411 Financial Management Three (03)
MKT 321 Marketing Management Three (03)
ECO 306 Principles of Macroeconomics Three (03)
MTH 401 Business Mathematics Three (03)

Semester 3

Code Course Title Credit Hours
IBF 615 Islamic Law and Financial Transactions Three (03)
IBF 675 Islamic Economic System Three (03)
IBF 690 Islamic Modes of Finance and Investment Three (03)
RES 501 Research Methodology Three (03)
Elective – I Three (03)

Semester 4

MGT 690 Strategic Management Three (03)
Elective – II Three (03)
Elective – III Three (03)
Dissertation/Research Project/Two Elective Courses Six (06)

Electives (Finance)

Code Course Title Credit Hours
FIN 685 Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management Three (03)
FIN 691 Contemporary Issues in Finance Three (03)
FIN 721 Strategic Financial Management Three (03)
FIN 731 Investment Banking Three (03)
FIN 741 Case Studies in Finance Three (03)
FIN 755 Financial Risk Management Three (03)
FIN 761 Mergers and Acquisitions Three (03)
FIN 765 Advanced Corporate Finance Three (03)
FIN 801 Theory of Finance Three (03)
FIN 811 Seminar in Finance Three (03)
FIN 821 Behavioral Finance Three (03)
FIN 825 Treasury and Funds Management Three (03)
FIN 851 Data Science for Finance Three (03)
FIN 861 Financial Engineering Three (03)
STA 625 Econometrics Three (03)
STA 725 Financial Econometrics Three (03)

Electives (Marketing)

Code Course Title Credit Hours
MKT 611 Digital Marketing Three (03)
MKT 621 Brand Management Three (03)
MKT 631 Advertising and Promotional Strategies Three (03)
MKT 641 Social Marketing Three (03)
MKT 651 Marketing of Financial Services Three (03)
MKT 721 Marketing for Nonprofit Organizations Three (03)
MKT 731 Marketing Strategies: Concepts and Cases Three (03)
MKT 741 Strategic Product and Brand Management Three (03)
MKT 751 Export Marketing Three (03)
MKT 761 Industrial Marketing Three (03)
MKT 811 Seminar in Marketing Three (03)

Electives (HRM)

Code Course Title Credit Hours
HRM 611 Strategic Human Resource Management Three (03)
HRM 705 Human Resource Development Three (03)
HRM 711 Leadership in 21st Century Three (03)
HRM 811 Organizational Development Three (03)
HRM 815 Managerial Leadership Three (03)
HRM 821 Change Management Three (03)
HRM 825 Performance Management Three (03)
HRM 831 Workforce Diversity Management Three (03)
HRM 835 Consulting in Human Resource Management Three (03)
HRM 841 Directed Research in Human Resource Management Three (03)
HRM 845 Case Studies in Human Resource Management Three (03)
HRM 851 Conflict and Negotiation Management Three (03)
HRM 855 Salary and Compensation Management Three (03)
HRM 861 Global Human Resource Management Three (03)
HRM 865 Strategic Planning and Human Resource Management

Challenges

Three (03)
HRM 871 Organizational Diagnosis and Transformation Three (03)
HRM 875 Organizational Learning and Knowledge Management Three (03)
HRM 881 Intellectual Capital Management Three (03)

Elective (Islamic Banking & Takaful)

Code Course Title Credit Hours
IBF 650 Sources of Islamic Law Three (03)
IBF 625 Takaful Three (03)
IBF 685 Governance of Islamic Financial Institutions Three (03)
IBF 711 Underwriting and Claims Management in Takaful Companies Three (03)
IBF 715 Financial Statement Analysis of Islamic Financial Institutions Three (03)
IBF 721 Islamic Financial Product Development Three (03)
IBF 755 Case Studies in Islamic Finance Three (03)
IBF 790 Islamic Fintech Three (03)
FIN 685 Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management Three (03)
IBF 851 Islamic Finance Research Three (03)
IBF 661 Islamic Management Three (03)