MBA 1.5 Year

Credit Hours:30


Course Code Subject CH
MGT 662 Strategic Management 3
FIN 611 Corporate Finance 3
MGT 653 Corporate Leadership and Social Responsibilities 3
Specialization I 3


Course Code Subject CH
MKT 600 Contemporary Issues in Business 3
SDW 694 Dissertation (Proposal Development) 3
Specialization II 3
Specialization III 3


Course Code Subject CH
SDW 693 Thesis Write up and Defense 3
Specialization IV 3

List of Electives


Course Code Subject
MKT 610 International Marketing
MKT 655 Services Marketing
MKT 660 Strategic Marketing
MKT665 Cases in Marketing
MKT635 New Product Development
MKT662 Brand Management
MKT688 Social Media Marketing
MKT691 Consumer Behavior And Psychology
MKT620 Marketing Research
MKT 690 Integrated Marketing Communication
MKT 650 Sales Management
MKT 620 Marketing Research
MKT 693 B to B and Personal Selling
MKT 663 Promotion and Advertising Management
MKT 689 Digital Marketing
MKT 691 Retail and Sales Management
MKT 692 Export Marketing
MKT 693 Marketing Issues in Pakistan
MKT 694 Public Rationing and Relationship Marketing
MKT695 Agriculture Marketing
MKT 603 Product Management
MKT 604 Distribution Management
MKT 605 Digital Analytics
MKT 606 Electronic CRM
MKT 697 Social Marketing
MKT 681 Copy writing Concepts, Protocols and Practices


Course Code Subject
HRM 666 Negotiations and Conflict Management
HRM 648 Organizational Development
HRM 676 International Human Resource Management
HRM 677 Seminars In HRM
HRM 689 Recruitment and Selection
HRM 679 Performance Management
HRM 690 HRM and HRD
HRM 691 Career Planning and Strategic Compensation Management
HRM 660 Training and Development
HRM 670 HR Planning
HRM 664 Job Analysis and Design
HRM 649 HR Research Methods
HRM 682 Industrial Relations and Employment Laws
HRM 671 HR Information Systems
HRM 681 Strategic HRM
HRM 665 HR Theory and Practice
HRM 692 Organizational Psychology


Course Code Subject
FIN 461 Fundamentals of Behavioral Finance
FIN 625 Commodities and Derivatives Markets
FIN 690 Financial Modeling
FIN 691 Strategic Finance
FIN 612 Analysis of Financial Statements
FIN 619 Financial Derivatives
FIN 611 Corporate Finance
FIN 692 Financial Markets and Institutions
FIN 693 Cases in Corporate Finance
FIN 694 Money and Banking
FIN 695 Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management
FIN 635 Management Corporate Turnaround
FIN 696 Financial Reporting
FIN 697 Taxation and Auditing
ACC 622 Accounting Information Systems
FIN 682 Corporate Restructuring
FIN 688 Islamic Finance Theory and Practices
FIN 649 Islamic Banking and Finance
ACC-609 Corporate Law
ACC-608 Advanced Corporate Reporting
FIN 649 Financial Institution Management
FIN 600 Entrepreneurial Finance
FIN 601 Debt Capital Markets
FIN 608 Mutual and Pension Funds
FIN 604 Equity Capital Markets
FIN 665 Behavioral Finance & Wealth Management


Course Code Subject
ENT 602 Cases in Entrepreneurship
ENT 603 Developing New Products and Services
ENT 620 Entrepreneurial Strategy in Emerging Markets
ENT 606 Innovations and Entrepreneurship
ENT 607 Managing Entrepreneurial Firms
ENT 608 Social Responsibility and Entrepreneurship
ENT 622 Business Growth and Entrepreneurial Finance
ENT 612 Entrepreneurial Marketing
ENT 613 Organizations and Leading Change
ENT 614 Economic of Location and Transportation
ENT 621 Retailing and International Entrepreneurship
ENT 617 Corporate Entrepreneurship
ENT 619 Technology Entrepreneurship


Course Code Subject
MIS 655 Database Management System
MIS 620 System Analysis and Design
MIS 679 Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Implementation
MIS 672 Web Application Development
MIS 625 Business Process Re-Engineering
MIS 680 Data Communication and Networking
MIS 681 Information Security and System Auditing
MIS 657 Knowledge Management Systems and Technologies
MIS 658 Business Intelligence and Decisions Support
MIS 608 Digital Analytics
MKT 607 Electronic CRM


Course Code Subject
SCM 619 Strategic SCM
OPM 611 Operations and Production Management
SCM 650 Total Quality Management
SCM 600 Inventory Management
SCM 614 Strategic Operation Management
SCM 615 Sourcing and Logistics Management
SCM 616 Supply Chain Modeling
SCM 617 Demand Forecasting
SCM 618 Pricing In SCM
SCM 520 Purchasing
SCM 630 Strategic Procurement in Supply Chain
SCM 631 Operational Planning in Supply Chain
SCM 632 Execution and Control of Operations in SCM
SCM 633 Master Planning of Resources in SCM
SCM 634 Detailed Scheduling and Planning In SCM
SCM 635 Strategic Management of Resources In SCM
SCM 636 Green Supply Chain Management – GSCM
SCM 637 Shipping in SCM
SCM 639 Operational Planning in Supply Chain
SCM 638 Supply Chain Strategy, Design and Compliance
SCM 640 Supply Chain Implementation and Operations
SCM 641 Fundamentals of Supply Chain Management

Maritime Management (Specialization / Standalone Electives): 3 CH each.

Course Code Course Title
MTM 101 Introduction to Maritime Industry
MTM 230 Introduction to Maritime Law and International Maritime Convention
MTM 215 Economics of Sea Transport & International Trade
MTM 222 Introduction to Coastal Zone Management
MTM 304 Port Operations and Management
MTM 306 Shipping Operations and Management
MTM 322 Fisheries Resources & Management
MTM 401 Coastal Eco-Tourism Development and Management
MTM 403 Maritime Innovation & Entrepreneurship
MTM 526 Maritime Business: China Pakistan Perspective under CPEC
MTM 521 Maritime Business and HRM
MTM 527 Maritime Management: Concept and Applications
MTM 528 Contemporary Issues of Maritime Management
MTM 529 Maritime Management in Pakistan: Past, Present and Future
HRM 508 Marine Environments and Administration

Foreign Language

CLE 401 Chinese Language

Topics for Research in Maritime Domain for MBA/ MS/MPhil/PhD

  1. Shipping Industry of Pakistan: Scope and Dimensions for Development in Global and Regional Perspective
  2. Maritime Education and Research: Employment Scope and Development Avenues in Pakistani Perspective under BRI and CPEC
  3. Employment and Entrepreneurship Opportunities: Maritime Education and Skill needs of Pakistan in CPEC Scenario of 2025 and Beyond
  4. Management of Warehouses: New Trends under Technology Dominance, Pakistan a Case in Point
  5. Marine Oil Spill: Past, Present and Future Status of Pakistani Coastal Protection and Disaster Management
  6. Port Management under Technology Dominance: Karachi Port Trust and its Significance in
  7. Pakistan’s Economy
  8. Port Management under Technology Dominance: The Port Muhammad Bin Qasim and its
  9. Significance in Pakistan’s Economy
  10. Effective Cargo Management: Managing Shipping Containers at Pakistani Ports, a Case in Point
  11. State of Maritime Container Terminals in Pakistan: Significance of Automated Systems
  12. Shipping Industry in Pakistan: Current Status and its Future in view of CPEC Scenario of 2025-2030
  13. Issues of Port Safety in Pakistan: Management Risks and Solutions as Per International Standards
  14. Boat Construction Dynamics in Pakistan: Its significance and Future in View of CPEC Scenario of 2025-2030.
  15. Gawadar Fish Harbor: Its Significance, Development Prospects and Future under CPEC Expansions
  16. Maritime Security: Current Status and its Future In view of BRI and CPEC Scenario of 2030.
  17. Pakistan and China Collaborations for Enhancing Growth of Maritime industry in Pakistan.
  18. Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Finance for Sustainable Development and Exploration of Maritime resources.
  19. Challenges Expected to be Faced By Developing Countries After the Decade of the Ocean (2021-2030)
  20. Scope and Dimensions of Shipping Industry of Pakistan for Development in Regional and Global Perspective.
  21. Concept of Smart Port and Cargo Management Practices: Recommendations for Pakistan under CPEC Perspective
  22. Prospects of Economic Growth and Social Development through Maritime Education in Pakistan
  23. Smart Shipping, Ports, Transportation and Global Connectivity through BRI and CPEC.
  24. Role of Gwadar Port in Employment Opportunities, Social Development and Poverty Alleviation.
  25. Concept of Blue Economy and Opportunities of Growth and Development in Pakistani Perspective under BRI and CPEC
  26. Sustainable Energy, Mineral Resources and Development of Innovative Industries in Maritime Sector of Pakistan.
  27. Maritime Safety, Security and Regulatory Policies of Pakistan and Implications under CPEC Development.
  28. Measuring Impact of Green Supply Chain Management on Corporate Performance of Manufacturing Industries in Gwadar Special Economic Zone (Predicting Future through Mixed Method Approach).
  29. Forecasting Impact of Green Supply Chain Practices at Gwadar Industrial Zone on Future of Organizational Performances and Businesses.
  30. Gwadar Industrial Zone in 2040: Supply Chain Management Impacting Financial Outlays of Organizations and their Sustainability.
  31. Gwadar Industrial Zone in 2040: Comparative Study of Conventional and Green Supply Chain Practices Impacting Organizational Sustainability.
  32. Supply Chain Management at Transit Points of Gwadar Industrial Zone: Measuring Impact of Technology on Sustainability of Organizations.