Objective : The two years Distance
Learning Master of Business Administration (MBA) Degree
being conducted by The Global Open University, Nagaland has
been designed for meeting the demand of the growing needs of
experts in the fields of human resource development,
marketing, finance, production and operations, international
business, retail management, information technology and
systems, insurance, intellectual property rights, green
business and technology management, disaster management,
environmental management etc.
Eligibility : Graduates of any discipline Duration
: Two Years
Specialisation Area to be opted : Only One at a time.
Award : Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Degree shall be awarded to all the successful candidates by
The Global Open University, Nagaland.
1. MBA (Human Resource Management)
2. MBA (Marketing Management)
3. MBA (Financial Management)
4. MBA (Information Technology and Systems)
5. MBA (Environmental Management)
6. MBA (NGO Management)
7. MBA (Entrepreneurship Development)
8. MBA (Biotechnology)
9. MBA (Nanotechnology)
10. MBA (Bioinformatics)
11. MBA (Health Care and Hospital Administration)
12. MBA (Medicinal Plants)
13. MBA (Intellectual Property Rights)
14. MBA (Global Peace and Security)
15. MBA (Disarmament Studies)
16. MBA (Total Quality Management)
17. MBA (Geoinformatics)
18. MBA (Ecotourism)
19. MBA (Tourism, Travel and Hospitality Management)
20. MBA (Disaster Management)
21. MBA (Media Management)
22. MBA (Insurance Business)
23. MBA (Retail Management)
24. MBA (Criminology)
25. MBA (Forensic Science)
26. MBA (Geriatric Care)
27. MBA (Sustainable Development)
28. MBA (Pollution Control)
29. MBA (Real Estate Management)
30. MBA (Green Business)
31. MBA (Educational Management)
32. MBA (Institutional Management)
33. MBA (Behavioural Science)
34. MBA (Fashion Design, Technology and Management)
35. MBA (Production and Operations Management)
36. MBA (Materials Management)
37. MBA (Police Administration)
38. MBA (Organic Farming)
39. MBA (Habitat and Population Studies)
40. MBA (Climate Change Management)
41. MBA (Green Technology)
42. MBA (Good Governance)
43. MBA (Planning and Development)
44. MBA (Rural Development)
45. MBA (Women's Empowerment)
46. MBA (Child Care Management)
47. MBA (Foreign Trade Management)
48. MBA (Mental Health Management)
49. MBA (Tribal Development)
50. MBA (Social Work Management)
MBA Degree is of Four Semesters. Out of these, first, second
and fourth semester papers are compulsory where as eight
papers of third semester keep on changing based on the
choice of a particular specialisation chosen by the
participants out of the specialisation areas available.
Management Process and Perspectives
Computer Aided Management
Total Quality Management
Human Resource Management
Production and Operations Management
Economic Environment of Business
Third Sem : HRM Specialisation
H R Planning & Development
Labour Laws in India
Organisational Change & Dev.
International H R Management
Performance Appraisal & Mgt.
Management of Training & Dev.
Managing Interpersonal / Group Beh.
Third Sem.: Mktg. Mgt. Specialisation
Advertising & Sales Promotion
Management of Services
Third Sem. : Fin. Mgt. Specialisation
Taxation in India
Indian Financial System
Mgt. of Financial Services
Mgt. of Financial Institutions
Third Sem.: IT-Systems Specialisation
Systems Analysis and Design
Database Mgt. Systems
Internet Applications and Java
Computer Comm. & Network
Third Sem. : Env. Mgt. Specialisation
Introduction to Env. Science
India’s Env./Global Env.Issues
Population & Comm. Ecology
Natural Res. Conservation
Env.Protection and Law
Env. Impact Assessment
Pollution Monitoring & Control
Third Sem. : NGO Mgt. Specialisation
Nationalism & Indian Society
NGO and Social Development
Voluntary Org. : Past, Present & Future
Resource Mgt. for NGOs
State, Civil Society and NGOs
United Nations and NGOs
Third Sem. : Entrepreneurship
Concept of Entrepreneurship
Benchmark for Entrepreneurship
Entrepreneurship in SME Sector
Entrepreneurship for Sustainability
Third Sem. : Biotech. Specialisation
Introduction to Biotechnology
Applications of Biotechnology
Biotech. Risks, Safety & Ethics
Modern Advances in Biotech.
Third Sem. : Nanotech. Specialisation
Third Sem. : Bioinformatics Specialisation
Bio Programming Languages
Statistical Methods and DBMS
Molecular Biology & Biochemistry
Biotech. and Ind. Microbiology
Third Sem. : Hospital Admn. Specialisation
Introduction to Health Care
Hospital and its Departments
Special Care Hospitals
Health Sci., Law & Knowledge
Third Sem. : Medicinal Plants Spl.
Intro. to Medicinal Plants
Medicinal Plants Cultivation
Phyto-Pharma. Studies (Pharmacognosy)
Conservation & Distribution of Med. Plants
Phyto-Pharma. Studies (Pharmacology)
Medicinal Plants Resource Mgt.
Quality Control for Med. Plants
Third Sem. : IPR Specialisation
IPR and its General Regime
Patent System, Law & Policy
Copyright & Neighbouring Rights Law
Trademark System, Law and Policy
Industrial Designs & Geo-indications
IPR Protection : Global & Local Scenario
WIPO, WTO, GATT, TRIPS & IPR
IPR, Innovations, Science and Tech.
Third Sem. : Global Peace & Security Spl.
Peace Keeping and Peace Making
Global Wars and International Security
Int.Organisations and Global Peace
Regional Security & Confidence Bldg.
Treaties on War, Peace and Security
International Laws on Terrorism
Regional Laws on Terrorism
Third Sem. : Disarmament Std. Spl.
Major Res. & Decision on Disarmament
Arms Control and Disarmament
Arms Race, Trade & Military Expenditure
Defensive Security & Arms Reduction
Conventional Wars & Weapon Systems
Nuclear Wars, Weapons & Global Security
Nuclear Non-Proliferation and World Peace
Nuclear Test Bans & Weapon Free Zones
Third Sem. : TQM Specialisation
Fundamentals of TQM
Statistics / Mgt. Systems & Guides
Decision Making Aids
Quality Policy, Objectives and Audits
Statistical Process Control
Inspection Quality, Samp. Plans / Env.,Health & Safety
Testing and Calibration Laboratories
Third Sem. : Geoinformatics Spl.
Geographical Information System
Principles of Remote Sensing
Spatial Database Design
Modern Cartography and Map Digitization
Modelling & Visualisation of Spatial Data
Internet Based GIS / Land Use Planning
Tools for Map Analysis / Info. Extraction
Third Sem. : Ecotourism Spl.
Concepts of Tourism
Introduction to Ecotourism
Ecotourism Venues & Business
Ecotourism Planning & Dev.
Design of Ecotourism Facilities
Social & Cultural Aspects of Ecotourism
Researching Tourist Satisfaction
Third Sem. : Tourism, Travel & Hospitality
Intro. to Tourism, Travel & Hospitality
Mgt. of Tourism & Hospitality Industry
Hospitality Professional Services
Hospitality Admn & Manpower Dev.
Hospitality Project Mgt.
Hospitality Mgt., Trg. & Development
Eco-Tourism and Environment
Tourism Planning : Approaches & Tech.
Third Sem. : Disaster Management Spl.
Introduction to Disaster Mitigation
Hydro., Coastal & Marine Disasters
Geo., Mass Movement & Land Disasters
Forests related Disasters
Wind and Water Driven Disasters
Case Studies in Disaster Mgt.
Third Sem. : Media Management Spl.
Principles of Mass Communication
Media Ethics and Laws
News Reporting and Editing
Media Management & Development
Print Media Management
Electronic Media Management
Public Relations Management
Third Sem. : Insurance Business Spl.
Business Dev. and its Mgt. Practices
Insurance Business in India
Corporate Procedures and Practices
Life Insurance Products and Services
General Insurance Products & Services
Case Studies in Life Insurance
Case Studies in General Insurance
Third Sem. : Retail Management Spl.
Introduction to Retail Management
IT and Retail Management
Sales Force Management
Third Sem. : Criminology Spl.
Crime and Criminology
Criminal Intelligence & Combat Mech.
Crime in India
Crime Against Women
Crime and Corruption
Criminal Law and Justice
Crime Prevention : Commissions & Reports
Third Sem. : Forensic Science Spl.
Intro. to Forensic Science
Forensic Science Disciplines
Forensic Science Education & Res.
Forensic Toxicology, Pharmacist & Nursing
Computer Forensic Information
Third Sem. : Geriatric Care Spl.
Introduction to Geriatric Care
Principles and Practice of Gerontology
Geriatric Psychology and Psychiatry
Geriatric Education and Counselling
Geriatric Sociology and Social Gerontology
Geriatric Pharmacology and Cure
Fatal Diseases Care Rehabilitation
Chronic Ailments and Ageing
Third Sem. : Sustainable Dev. Spl.
Global Sustainable Development
Habitat and Population
Global Warming and Ozone Depletion
Wildlife, Wilderness & Forests Cons.
Toxic, Hazardous & Nuclear Wastes
Third Sem. : Pollution Control Spl.
State of India’s Pollution/Global Pol. Issues
Nuclear and Thermal Pollution
Solid Waste Management
Third Sem. : Real Estate Mgt. & Dev. Spl.
Introduction to Real Estate Dev.
Real Estate Economics
Building and its Types
Real Estate Trends and Appraisal
Real Estate Related Laws
Growth and Recession in Real Estate
Real Estate Marketing
Third Sem. : Green Business Spl.
Introduction to Green Business
Strategies for Green Business Development
Planning & Policy Initiatives for Green Business
Networking Business Organisations
Green Business and Johannesburg Summit
Industry’s Environmental Compliance
Cleaner Production for Green Business
Globalisation Trade and Environment
Third Sem. : Educational Mgt. Spl.
Educational Systems in India
Educational Thinker's Views
Dev. Planning in Education
Worldwide Educational Systems
Future of Educational Entrepreneurship
Third Sem. : Institutional Mgt. Spl.
Institution Building Philosophies
Management of Educational Institution
Management of Voluntary Institutions
Management of Political Institutions
Management of Religious Institutions
Mgt. of International Institutions
Mgt. of Government Institutions
Mgt. of Business Institutions
Third Sem. : Behavioural Sci. Spl.
Intro. to Behavioural Science
Organisational Change and Development
Managing Interpersonal /Group Beh.
Conflict Resolution and Management
Third Sem. : Fashion Design, Tech. & Mgt.
History of Fashion
Areas of Fashion
Fashion Design, Tech. and Mgt.
Fashion Fabric and Clothing
Fashion Designers & their Styles
Fashion Shows & their Mgt.
Third Sem. : Production & Operations Mgt.
Theories of Production and Operations
Economics of Production
Production Design and Manufacturing
Process Improvement and Mgt.
Third Sem. : Materials Management
Materials Disposal Management
Negotiations & Contract Management
Emerging Issues in Materials Mgt.
Third Sem. : Police Administration
Criminal Law Enforcement
Gore Committee Report
Third Sem. : Organic Farming
Introduction to Organic Farming
Organic Farming Techniques
Organic Farming Systems
Ornamental Organic Gardens
Integrated Pest Management
Third Sem. : Habitat & Pop. Studies
Human Settlements and Human Health
Urban and Rural Settlements
Population Pressure and Poverty
Population, Env. and Development
Population Explosion and Poverty
Population and Development
Nuptiality and Fertility
Third Sem. : Climate Change Mgt.
Politics of Climate Change
Sea Level Rise
Global Warming : Cooperation
Saving Ozone Layer
Nuclear Power Wastes
Toxic & Hazardous Waste Mgt.
India's Role in GWR
Third Sem. : Green Technology
Intro. to Green Science & Tech.
Green Technology Dimensions
Green Energy Technologies
Corporate Environmental Res.
Green Technological Applications
Green Laws Compliance
Third Sem. : Good Governance
Planning and Dev. in India
Good Governance and Mgt.
Accountability and Public Audit
Economic History of India
NGOs, Gov. & Social Change
Social Problems in India
Third Sem. : Planning and Development
Introduction to Planning & Dev.
Planning in India
Society, Nature & Environment
Good Governance and Mgt.
Third Sem. : Rural Development
Intro. to Rural Development
Rural Banking in India
Integrated Rural Development
Panchayati Raj and Rural Dev.
Sustainable Rural Development
Gender, Population & Rural Dev.
Third Sem.: Women's Empowerment
Historical Perspective of Women
Women and Family Welfare
Women and Social Issues
Empowerment of Women
Women and Crime
Women and Health
Women and Development
Challenges for Women
Third Sem. : Child Care Management
Introduction to Child Care
Child Education & Development
Childlife and Acculturation
Early Childhood Education
Holistic Child Care
Third Sem. : Foreign Trade Management
Introduction to Foreign Trade
India's Foreign Trade Policy
IPR and Foreign Trade
Foreign Trade Restrictions
World Trade related Bodies
Third Sem. : Mental Health Management
Introduction to Mental Health
Mental Health - Positive Psy.
Mild Mental Disorders
Third Sem. : Tribal Development
Intro. to Tribal Development
Social Triology of Tribal India
Tribal Development Planning
Tribal Dev. Programmes
Empowerment of Tribals
Tribal Areas Development
Education & Training for Tribals
Ethnobiology of Tribals
Third Sem. : Social Work Mgt.
Introduction to Social Work
Resource Mobilisation for SW
Social Work & Community Dev.
Social Unrest and Violence
Human Rights and Social Work
Changing Dimensions of SW
Future of Social Work
Management Information Systems
Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Management Control Systems
Examination Centers : Annual / Semester Examinations
are conducted for all the admitted students every year at different Examination Centres
within the State of Nagaland (Dimapur, Kohima, Wokha) only.
Total Fee for the MBA Degree : Rs.
Fee Payment Schedule : The entire
fee of Rs. 24,125 is payable at the time of admission as all
the study materials for all papers from first to fourth
semesters are handed over to the students at the time of
Submission of Admission Forms : The completed
Admission Form duly filled-in along with four stamp size
photos, copies of certificates and mark sheets and a Bank
Draft for the full fee i.e. Rs. 24,125 in the name of “The
Global Open University, Nagaland” payable at Dimapur must
reach the Admissions Officer, The Global
Open University, Sodzulhou Village, P.O. - ARTC, NH-39,
Dimapur - 797115 Nagaland by speed post only.
Examination : Semester Examinations are conducted in
June and December every year all over the country. An
Examination Fee of Rs. 150 per paper is also to be paid in
the name of "The Global Open University, Nagaland" payable
Master's Thesis : A Master's Thesis is to be
submitted by all students in the fourth semester. The topic
of the Master's Thesis may be based on the relevant areas of
management and / or administration depending on the choice
of the student concerned.
Assignments : All students must submit assignments in
the form of Mini Project Reports of 35 to 40 pages for all
papers of all the four Semesters based on topics of
different papers. The assignments must reach the University
one month before the concerned Semester exam.
MBA with two / three specialisations
Graduates of any discipline wanting to specialise in
two/three areas may select this specialised MBA Degree. They
will be allowed to study all the 32 papers with the only
exception that they will be eligible to select two/three
specialisations of 8 papers each out of the many alternative
choices. They may appear for the first specialisation in the
third semester and for the second specialisation in the
fourth semester along with the regular papers of fourth
semester. However they will appear in the third
specialisation after completing the fourth semester
Fee : The total fee for the two years MBA with
two/three specialisations is Rs. 25,125 / Rs. 32,125
respectively. The entire amount is to be paid by Bank Draft
in the name of "The Global Open University, Nagaland",
payable at Dimapur.
Examination Fee : An Examination Fee of Rs. 150 per
paper is payable for appearing in the semester examinations.
Master's Thesis : Besides the first Master's Thesis
submitted by the students, second / third Master's Thesis
may be submitted so that they may prove their skills during
the interviews claiming that they had prepared a Master's
Thesis in the area of their specialisation.
However the submission of the second/third Master's Thesis
Presently The Global Open University Nagaland offers 50
specialisations in its unique MBA Degree Programme. This is
based on the suggestion and advice of the Public and the
Private Sector Organisations, International Bodies, Central
and State Governments.
The Global Open University Nagaland is always looking for
offering new specialisations in the MBA Degree Programme
offered through distance learning.
The Central and the State Government Ministries and
Organisations, Public and Private Sector Undertakings,
Multinational Corporations and International Bodies are
welcome to get in touch with the University Authorities for
suggesting to introduce new specialisations.