FAQs on NIBM MBA
What is Distance/Correspondence Education?
Distance/Correspondence Education is a field of education that focuses on the pedagogy, technology, and instructional system designs that aim to deliver education to students who are not physically ‘on site.
What is the speciality of National Institute of Business Management (NIBM) Institute?
National Institute of Business Management (NIBM) is a learner-centered provider of professional and academic training courses with a winning edge.
What is the mode of study at NIBM?
NIBM provides two modes of study. At NIBM, we provide Course materials as well as an option for Online study. Student can choose according to their comfort.
What extra study supports do NIBM provide?
NIBM has a journal dedicated to deliver concurrent advancements of Business Management called Management Times. Further, we do have a dedicated online support where students can clear their doubts about the course or study materials with our eminent faculty. Students will get Online materials and they will be supported with an exclusive Student Portal where they will get all the details of their course.
Are these courses AICTE/UGC approved?
This is a training program for MBA aspirants and certificates are issued by NIBM – an autonomous body.
AICTE/UGC is not involved in the issuance of these certificates.
What is a remedy for clearing confusions related to assignments and courseware of NIBM?
NIBM has an online guidance team to help our students resolve any difficulties arising regarding the assignments and/or courseware.
A student has not taken up a Home study course. Can he really learn by Distance Learning?
Yes! Every year millions of students are completing Home study courses worldwide. Using modern methods, students can get to learn in the comfort of his/her home.
Can a working professional join NIBM Distance/Correspondence study courses?
Yes, as the courses at NIBM can be studied from home only, it is well suited for working professionals to join in.
What is Fast Track program?
Fast track option is a method by which a student can complete his/her opted course in half the actual duration.
Will the fees be refunded anyway?
In general terms fees will not be refunded after the student has commenced his/her course of study.
How to make the program fee payment?
Towards the program fee payment students are requested to send a demand draft or cheque or NEFT /online transfer. The demand draft should be in the favour of - National institute of Business Management, payable at Chennai.
Will the student get a receipt for the course fee paid?
Yes, on the payment of full program fees/ installment fee/exam fee, students will get receipt in their portal.
Can a student change his/her specialisation that he opted initially?
Yes, a student can change his/her specialisation on special request by paying some specified amount of money within a stipulated period of time.
How are the materials of study distributed to the students?
The study materials are delivered to NIBM students to the address provided by the student via courier or registered post and they will be supported by Online materials also.
Does NIBM provide any online guidance/assistance?
Yes, NIBM does provide online guidance and assistance. The students are supposed to log on to the website and post their queries. Once a student is enrolled, he/she will get access to NIBM exclusive "Student Portal" and "Online materials".
How many times in a year does NIBM conduct examinations?
NIBM conducts examinations 4 times in a year.
What are the modes of examination?
There are two modes through which examinations are conducted.
- Online Mode
- Centre-based mode
Will the examinations have descriptive or objective type of questions?
The examinations will have Descriptive type questions only.
What is the percentage needed to pass in the NIBM examinations?
Passing percentage is 45% is each subject and 50% overall aggregate.
Will a distance course cost me more money than an on-campus course?
A distance course is always less expensive than an on-campus course.
What are the deadlines of admission?
Students can enroll anytime of the year.