GMAT for Executive MBA (EMBA) program focuses on several courses in each of the major business disciplines- leadership, strategy, communication, and management skills. This EMBA program will focus on your broad career management, your EMBA will provide you with strong general management skills, and helps you to prepare to take the next steps in your organization.
EMBA program is like the full-time MBA programs, it is full of experience, with learning from both outside and inside the classroom. To get admission in this program, you have to take a GMAT exam for an Executive MBA.
The GMAT is typically associated with admission for MBA programs. If you are younger and want to pursue EMBA then GMAT if necessary. The younger candidates who are coming directly from college are better-primed for frequent testing and have more recently completed their studies in the type of mathematic and quantitative reasoning skills that the GMAT assesses.
As we know that GMAT score is valid for 5 years and within this tenure you can get into any B-school. To pursue an Executive MBA, you need to have a GMAT score for EMBA. Here is the list of some B-schools that offer GMAT for executive MBA-
|Name of B School||Name of Course||Cut-off|
|IIM Ahmedabad||ePost Graduate Programme (EPGP) & Post Graduate Programme in Management for Executives (PGPX)||680 for EPGP, 700+ for PGPX|
|IIM Bangalore||ePost Graduate Programme (EPGP)||709 for EPGP|
|IIM Kolkata||MBA for Executive Program (MBAEX)||701 for (MBAEX)|
|IIM Lucknow||International Programme in Management for Executives (IPMX)||680+ for IPMX|
|IIM Indore||ePost Graduate Programme (EPGP)||700+ for EPGP|
|ISB Hyderabad||Post Graduate Programme (PGP)||708/710 for YLP, 690 for PGP|
|SP Jain||Global MBA — GMBA & MBA||650 for GMBA, 700+ for MBA|
|BITS Pilani||MBA||600+ for MBA|
|IMT Ghaziabad||Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) Executive||Avg. Score-690, minimum 500 for PGDM-Ex|
|IFMR||MBA||640+ for MBA|
|IFMR||EMBA||570+ for EMBA|
You need to know that most of the top business schools that are offering EMBA programs still want to see a GMAT score.
If you’ve taken the test up to five years ago, you still have a chance, as most universities will still honour that score.
If not, most of the top schools say that they take the whole picture into account when assessing a candidate’s merit, so perhaps a slightly lacking GMAT score can still be overlooked with stellar job performance to fill in the gaps.
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Syllabus for Executive MBA Course
As stated earlier, the regular MBA programme is almost similar to the regular MBA programme. In EMBA the topics are taught in a more focused manner. Here are the topics that is common in the Executive MBA syllabus-
- Financial Reporting and Analysis
- Designing Organizations
- Competition and Strategy
- Decision Sciences
- Entrepreneurial Management
- Corporate Finance
- Managing People & Performance in Organizations
- Business Law
- Managerial Economics
- Corporate Governance & Ethics
- Marketing Management
- Operations Management
The top companies where Executive MBA works mostly-
- Trident Group
- Grey Orange
- Reliance Industries
- Larsen & Toubro (L&T)
- Hindustan Unilever (HLL)
- UltraTech Cement
- Mahindra and Mahindra
- ITC Limited
- Tata Motor
- Godrej & Boyce Mfg. Co.
- Asian Paints