Eligibility

Recognized Bachelor degree or postgraduate qualification and 3 or more years of work experience including management or supervisory level experience

Applicants who do not meet the above requirements, for example those with substantial experience but only a BA/BSc/B.Com type qualification or those with a recognized Bachelor degree but limited work experience, may apply for alternate entry routes as follows:

University of London Global MBA – complete International Business Essentials foundation course via Coursera then study one module only in first and second study terms before proceeding to remaining MBA modules.

USQ Australia MBA – complete 4 courses in Graduate Certificate of Business Administration and enhance work experience before proceeding to remaining  MBA courses.

Applicants are also required to satisfy the applicable English language requirements – minimum of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent – or evidence of substantial education or work experience in English.

The processing and approval of applications for admission is handled directly by the international university.

If you are unsure about your eligibility for this program, please call MDi at +92 51 8480200 or 8480201 or email info@mdi.com.pk for assistance.

Application and Admission Process

-Initial registration and counseling by MDi Pakistan
-Eligibility confirmation
-Verification of English proficiency, academic standing
-Completion of university application with testimonials
-Payment of application fee as required
-University issues admission/offer letter
-Applicant confirms offer and is enrolled in modules/courses.
-Applicant pays local and university fees as required.

Classes and Study Materials

To accommodate working professionals with full-time work commitments, classes are held in the evening or on weekends. The typical class schedule and timings are as follows:

Weekday evenings 6.30 pm to 8.30 pm
Saturdays 10.30 am to 12.30 pm

On occasion, classes are extended beyond these times or arranged on other days particularly during coursework submission periods.

The international MBA programs at MDi are renowned for quality of the syllabus, quality of instruction by faculty with both academic credentials and industry experience and the flexibility available for working professionals. The overall delivery method includes a combination of classes, support from local MDi tutors as well as support and resources via a comprehensive virtual learning environment.

Students also have access to online study materials including study guides, past papers, discussion forums, presentations, videos and a library of international journals and e-books. Students also have free access to the MDi library for referencing or borrowing textbooks.

Assessment and Grades

University of London Global MBA – assessment is based on 50% coursework and 50% exam. Exams will be conducted at British Council. All grading is done directly by the university.

USQ Australia MBA – assessment is based on coursework and assignments only. There are no final exams. All grading is done directly by the university.

Degree Award

The MBA degrees awarded to the graduates at MDi Pakistan are exactly the same as the on-campus degrees. There is no reference on the degree to location or mode of study. In fact, one of the conditions for approval by HEC Pakistan in granting recognition to these programs is that the degrees should be identical to the on-campus version. The degrees are identical because the syllabus, study materials, and overall assessments are exactly the same.

In addition, graduates can receive the degree in Pakistan or visit any of the convocation centers abroad.

Local and International Recognition

All international degree programs offered at MDi Pakistan have been formally validated and recognized by Higher Education Commission (HEC) and listed on the HEC website here.

MDi graduates enjoy a solid reputation with local organizations and employers. A substantial number of our students are sponsored by their employers. Our graduates work in key positions in many sectors within the country and the region.

In terms of international recognition:

University of London: The University of London is the world’s oldest provider of degrees with more than 50,000 students in over 180 countries and more than 100 degrees, diplomas and certificates. Its alumni include six past Nobel Prize winners. The Global MBA is recognized by major industry bodies including Chartered Management Institute (CIM) and Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA).

USQ Australia – is an approved member of the Association of Commonwealth Universities. It is a federally funded and recognized university in Australia with a significant physical infrastructure across various campuses. Its qualifications are recognized globally by universities and many leading institutions and multinationals including organizations such as UNESCO and World Bank.

Credit Transfers and Exemptions

The international MBA programs at MDi enjoy full credit transfers to the o­n-campus programs. You may complete a few courses at MDi here in Pakistan and the remaining on-campus.

The programs have the great flexibility that you can, in case of say a transfer abroad, continue study without interruption in another country  or switch to fully online learning.

Exemptions can be applied for during the application. Exemptions are possible if the applicant can demonstrate equivalent prior learning at a credible and recognized institution. For example, ACCA, CA or local MBA graduates can attract exemptions.

Fees and Scholarships

For fee and scholarships information, please call MDi  at 051 8480200 | 8480201 or email info@mdi.com.pk

Student and Graduate Profiles

General managers, IT managers, Business managers, HR professionals, Finance professionals, Advertising executives, Marketing and Product managers, Banking executives, Science and Research executives, Entrepreneurs, Telecom professionals, Development Sector professionals, Armed Forces officers and New graduates..

from the following sectors

IT / Software Development, Oil and Gas, Construction and Property, Media and Advertising, Healthcare and Pharmaceuticals, Consumer Products, Science and Technology, UN Agencies, Local and International NGOs, Telecoms, Banking and Finance, Education, Defence, etc.

These students represent many well-known organizations in Pakistan including:

Premier Kufpec, OMV, BHP Billiton, Orient Petroleum, Weatherford Oil, UNDP, CIDA, UNFAO, UNICEF, JICA, Save the Children, Pepsi International, Interflow, Serena Hotel, Elixir Technologies, DPS, Teradata, LMK Resources, Nokia-Siemens, Alcatel Pakistan, Oracle, HP Enterprise, Nortel Networks, ZTE Telecom, Zong, UFone, Mobilink, Warid, Telenor, Huawei Technologies, PTCL, REDTone, IBM Pakistan, EMAAR, ORASCOM Construction, NESCOM, Bank Alfalah, Samba Bank, SNL Financials, Pakistan Army, Pakistan Air Force, Fauji Fertilizer, NADRA, Ministry of Finance and others