Isra University at a glance

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Isra University The university is owned by Isra Islamic Foundation, a non-profit organization, certified by Pakistan Centre for Philanthropy (PCP). The University is highly ranked by HEC. The easily accessible and beautiful campuses provide services that create an academic environment of learning and intellectual growth.
State of the art facilities We are blessed with knowledgeable, dedicated and distinguished academic as well as scientific and student friendly administrative staff. We are committed to preparing our students to work hard and acquire skills helpful for the construction of knowledge societies.
Student life at Isra In its short history of fourteen years, the University has grown from 30 students in the Fall Semester 1997 to more than 1500 students, at the present time. The University, currently offers more than 40 degree programs ranging from bachelor's to PhD levels, in a wide variety of fields of study.
Student life at Isra Student activities are organized by committees / societies / clubs for sports, art and culture, science and technology, debates, literary pursuits and so forth. A member of staff or faculty is assigned to each committee to provide guidance and interface with the University administration.
Student life at Isra Students are encouraged to participate in extracurricular & co-curricular activities. Such participation is intended to stimulate the students & promote their contribution to matters of institutional concern like conduct of business in an orderly manner & development of the spirit of teamwork & cooperation.
Student life at Isra The University holds its students in high regard & strongly cares for their well being during their stay here & success in future. In addition to providing students with facilities for health care the University maintains strict code of discipline to ensure an environment that is conducive to academic learning.
Research at Isra Isra University offers very healthy environment for research in the areas of medicine, technology and management sciences at national and international levels.
Karachi Campus The Karachi Campus is strategically located at 5 kms from Malir No. 15, Main Shahrah-e-Faisal. The beautiful and lush green campus houses the Al-Ibrahim Eye Hospital, Al-Tibri Medical College, Isra School of Optometry and Isra Postgraduate Institute of Ophthalmology.
Islamabad Campus Isra University Islamabad campus started in 2009, a state of art teaching hospital with 300 bed is operational from May 2011. 100 MBBS students are studying since January 2012 in Al Nafees Medical College, in SEAS currently 224 students are studying various disciplines & in IIRS we have 145 Students. Our BSC MLT is one year old & comprises two years of study under an annual system.

MBA

MBA Program
(offered only in the Department of Management Sciences)

Minimum Qualifications
Duration
Coursework Credits
Research Credits

4 years Business Related Bachelor Degree
Minimum 2 years
24 Credits
12 Credits



Study Plan
Master of Business Administration

Duration: 2 Year

This program comprises a minimum of 36 credit hours given in 6 core courses together with 2 specialization courses from any of the five areas of concentration namely Marketing, Management Information System, Finance, Management and Human Resource Management. Students may choose to undertake research in the form of a 12 credit dissertation of a 3 credit internship along with an additional 9 credit of elective courses. The combined list of courses in the various areas of specialization forms the pool of elective courses.




Course Work Category Credit Hours
Core 18
Area of Specialization 6
Dissertation 12
Total 36

OR

Course Work Category Credit Hours
Core 18
Area of Specialization 6
Internship 3
Electives 9
Total 36
Course Code
Course Title
Credit Hours
MSMD 599 Dissertation
12(0+36)


Core Courses

MBA Courses in Management Sciences
The courses offered in this program comprise of core courses together with courses in areas of specialization.


Course
Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Contact Hrs
per semester

MSFM 547
MSSM 551
MSSM 573
MSAR 501
MSME 534
MSOD 511

Financial Management
Strategic Marketing Management
Strategic Management
Advanced Research Methods
Managerial Economics
Organization Development

3(3+0)
3(3+0)
3(3+0)
3(3+0)
3(3+0)
3(3+0)

48
48
48
48
48
48

Area of Specialization
Marketing


Course
Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Contact Hrs
per semester

MSMR 559
MSIE 557
MSID 555
MSBM 552
MSAM 553
MSPS 554

Marketing Research
International Marketing
Industrial Marketing
Brand Management
Advertisement Management
Personal Selling and Sales Management

3(3+0)
3(3+0)
3(3+0)
3(3+0)
3(3+0)
3(3+0)

48
48
48
48
48
48

Finance


Course
Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Contact Hrs
per semester

MSSA 546
MSIP 541
MSFS 542
MSCM 540
MSIF 543
MSIB 555

Security Analysis
Investment and Portfolio Management
Financial Statement Analysis
Capital Markets
International Financial Management
Islamic Banking and Finance

3(3+0)
3(3+0)
3(3+0)
3(3+0)
3(3+0)
3(3+0)

48
48
48
48
48
48

Management Information Systems (MIS)


Course
Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Contact Hrs
per semester

MSSD 561
MSSD 562
MSSD 563
MSSD 564
MSCN 565
MSAI 566

Systems Dynamics
Database Management
System Analysis and Design
E-Business
Computer Networking
Expert System and Artificial Intelligence

3(3+0)
3(3+0)
3(3+0)
3(3+0)
3(3+0)
3(3+0)

48
48
48
48
48
48

Human Resource Management


Course
Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Contact Hrs
per semester

MSTD 583
MSMA 581
MSLL 582
MSPM 587
MSCM 586
MSLT 584

Training and Development
Motivation and its Applications
Labor Laws in Pakistan
Performance Management
Compensation Management
Leadership and Team Management

3(3+0)
3(3+0)
3(3+0)
3(3+0)
3(3+0)
3(3+0)

48
48
48
48
48
48

Management


Course
Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Contact Hrs
per semester

MSCM 513
MSCM 514
MSKM 515
MSSM 516
MSSM 519
MSPO 518

Comparative Management
Change Management
Knowledge Management
Small and Medium enterprise management
Services Management
Production & Operations Management

3(3+0)
3(3+0)
3(3+0)
3(3+0)
3(3+0)
3(3+0)

48
48
48
48
48
48