MBA in Port, Shipping Management and logistics

MBA in Port, Shipping Management and logistics

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MBA in Port, Shipping Management and logistics

Duration : Two year, 4 Semester Program, (Admissions open for the batch 2023-24)

Eligibility: Any Bachelor degree of UGC recognized University with 50 % Marks Admission needs valid score in SUAT/KEA-PGCET


Advanced technologies and communications have thrown challenging demands on global businesses. According to the Ministry of Shipping, about 95% of India’s trade by volume and 70% by value is done through Maritime transport. The management of Ports and Terminals provide a thrilling challenge today. MBA in Port Management is a course designed not only to enrich the domain knowledge but to impart vigorous and effective learning through theoretical knowledge, practical application and industry exposure in the right mix. Port Handling and Logistical Services

Objectives :

The objective of the MBA programme is to transform students into leaders ready to tackle the ever increasing challenges of domestic / global business environment. This is accomplished through the following learning goals and objectives:

  • Integrative experience and experiential learning.
  • Innovative thinking skills to enable strategic decision-making and problem solving.
  • Effective oral presentation & written communication skills.
  • Team participation and leadership building.
  • Functional business knowledge of marketing, operations, information technology finance, accounting, statistics and quantitative analysis
  • Building the confidence of executives to make optimum, sound decisions by foreseeing the future and to lead the organization as sustainable winner.


  • Semester Scheme in MBA offered
  • Student involvement in Minor /Industry projects during M.B.A programme. Updated industry oriented syllabus
  • Innovations in examination system with 50% weightage to continuous evaluation and 50% weightage to semester end exam.
  • Dynamic, qualified and friendly teaching faculty with average experience of more than 15 years.
  • Support for Education Loan Facility from Leading Banks. Hostels & Transportation Facility.
  • MOU with industries to get students trained in latest Management techniques through certificate programs / workshops.
  • Guest lecture series from Management professionals and additional certificate programmes in each semester.
  • Course scheduled to complete on due time with Provisional Degree Certificate by 30th
  • Participation/publication opportunity in two national conferences in Management/IT /Social Sciences area organized by the institution and further publication opportunity in International journals.
  • Opportunity to continue further studies leading to M.Phil./Ph.D.
  • Study books /Materials prepared and supplied according to the Syllabus.
  • Campus Placement Support with National & Multi-National Companies through dedicated Placement Office/Student Counsellor.
  • Certificate courses on Excel Modelling, R & Graphics, SPSS, Online investment /Trading/Ad Design/Business Analytics.
  • Congenial learning environment and encouragement for student research & publications.
  • Foreign Trip to U.K./France/Malaysia/Singapore/Dubai with International Certification Programme (optional).
  • Earn while Learn Opportunity in Retail/BPO/Software companies during evening time.
  • Scholarships based on merit for low income categories.
  • Individually Monitored Practical Internship and Project Assignments.

Career Opportunities:

  • Container Freight Handling
  • International Transportation and Logistics
  • Commercial Shipping, Maritime Management
  • Cruise Ship Management
  • Ship and Ports Facility Security


MBA Semester Program 2018 Onwards:
I Semester                                                  II Semester
Sl. No Subjects Sl. No Subjects
1 Economic Analysis for Business Decisions 1 Marketing Management
2 Business Statistics and Analytics 2 Production & Supply Chain Management
3 Introduction to Port and Terminal management 3 Marine, EXIM Documentation and Procedure
4 Organizational behavior and Managerial Communication 4 Operations Research
5 Financial Reporting and Cost Control 5 Human Resource Management and Audit
6 Business Law 6 Business Research Methods
7 Case Development on Industry Analysis 7 Project on Indian Company Analysis & Publication
8 Employability Skill Develeopment - I 8 Employability Skill Develeopment - II
Work shop on Ideal Business Model & Characteristics   Work shop on ABCD Analysis Framework
Practice based experimental learning II

 III semester IV semester
Sl. No Subjects Sl. No Subjects
1 Management Information System and analytics Internship in Port and Shipping Industry, Project Dissertation and Viva-voce
2 Entrepreneurship and new venture creation
3 Accounting for decision making
4 Marine Traffic Management
5 Marine Financing and Insurance
6 Marine Supply Chain Management
7 Employability Skill Develeopment - III
8 Industry Internship  and Viva voce
9 Workshop on Project Planning & Management
10 Practice based  experimental Learning III

Competitive EDGE:

Students of MBA Programme of Srinivas University are required to publish two Case Studies/Research papers in International Journals with faculty support and publish their project Dissertation in World E-Book Library. This is intended to enhance considerable weightage for their CV to obtain challenging jobs.

Career Opportunities :

MBA graduates have a variety of career options. They may choose to become any one of the following according to interest and aptitude.

  • Port Manager
  • Operations Manager
  • Yard Manager
  • Cargo Manager
  • Port Planning and Development Officer
  • Operations specialist
  • Human Resource manager
  • International Business specialist
  • Business Manager
  • Public Relations Specialists
  • Financial analysts
  • Marketing Executive
  • Executive Assistant
  • Shipping officer
  • Self-employed MBA graduates develop the ability to start their own business venture and become successful entrepreneurs.

Fee Structure

(For the Academic Year 2023-24)

S.No Courses Duration Annual Fee Structure
Non-Karnataka Karnataka
1 MBA in Port, Shipping Management and logistics  
Eligibility : Pass in any Degree with minimum 50% marks (NRI : 25K extra in I year) (*Conditions apply)
2 Years (Four  Semesters) Year I :  Rs. 1,48,000
Year II :  Rs.1,20,500 
Total: Rs. 2,68,500   
Rs. 95,000*
Rs. 75,500 
Rs. 1,70,500  


(1) University Registration Fee, Eligibility Fee for other State students, Examination Fee, Uniform Fee, Hostel Fee, Industry visit fee, Internship fee, Transportation fee, Sports & games fee, Extra-curricular activity fee, etc., are extra. The course fees mentioned for subsequent years may vary annually up to 6%.

(2) The University Marketing Team will help the admitted students to avail of Education Loans, Scholarships, etc.

(3) The University Placement & Training Team will assist the admitted students to get (a) Earn While Learn, (b) Industry Internship, and (c) Final Job Placement.