Shiv Nadar University Online MBA

In the year 2011, Mr. Shiv Nadar, founder of HCL, established the Shiv Nadar University offering philanthropy of courses for undergraduates, postgraduates, and Doctorates in Science, Humanities, and Management. 

Built on 286 acres of land with 150+ labs and studios, 4 schools,17 departments, and 9 Research Centers, the University progresses to be globally recognized for its excellence in Research, and a center for education.

The Ministry of Education, Government of India, recognized the University as an Institution of Eminence. It ranked 56 in the Government’s National Institutional Ranking Framework. 

Shiv Nadar University has been accepted as the “GIFT” to the Nation by the President of INDIA in the year 2016. The goal of the University is to be recognized worldwide for its contribution through research, generating creative and new insights, and enhancing and expanding the knowledge of the learner.    

About Shiv Nadar Online MBA

The digital world, its analytics, marketing strategies, challenges are different and need special knowledge to compete and prosper in the industry. 

In collaboration with Great Learning (an ed-tech company), Shiv Nadar University has launched an Online MBA program, designed for freshly graduated and professional beings who aspire to excel in the business world facing unexpected situations with pride and confidence. 

The course delivers online classes, live interactive sessions, on-campus sessions once a year, experience sharing opportunities with experts. 

The course will help one to expand his/her team management skills with the help of peer-to-peer interactive sessions, discussions with experts, and industry experience.  

The online MBA program offered by Shiv Nadar University is UGC Entitled and the most promising one in today’s scenario. 

The curriculum of the program has been retrieved in a competitive and challenging atmosphere with experts taking decisions in loops as per the need of time. 

After completion of the course, a student will be able to withstand any situation.

The course will prepare the learner for the globalized market, strategy building in the digital market, and technology-based learning and working.

The program emphasizes inculcating a mindset of leading the digital market internationally, building strong communication skills in versatile ventures, foreseeing issues in an online marketing environment, and providing feasible and effective ideas to overcome the same.

In the online MBA program through Great learning, students get access to the career support system. Students can take advantage of Great learning in various ways:

  • Resume and e-portfolio building
  • Job opportunity through Great Learning JOB BOARD
  • Career Fairs
  • Personal Coach for career

Benefits of joining Shiv Nadar University for online MBA course

  • Learn under the guidance and supervision of the founder of HCL
  • Learning hours of more than1000 hours
  • Once a year in campus interactive sessions
  • Flexible hours of learning through recorded videos
  • Learn from industry experts
  • Peer to peer communication through group
  • Dedicated support team  


The Shiv Nadar University provides the following four electives for the students to choose from in the 7th Quarter as per their interest. The course till the 6th Quarter is common for all the students joining the online MBA program.

  1. Data Science and Analytics
  2. Marketing
  3. Human Resources
  4. Digital Finance

Eligibility Criteria

Graduates with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent CGPA

*Preference will be given to ones with working experience

Admission Process

  • Fill up the online form with all the basic information as asked
  • The applicant with 60% and above will be called by the Admission Director for screening
  • Applicant with less than 60% will have to undergo an aptitude and analytical skill test, followed by a screening call by the Admission Director
  • Offer letter will be mailed to the selected applicant
  • Pay the Admission Fee to confirm the admission

Mandatory Documents

  • Aadhar card
  • Xth and XIIth Marksheet
  • Undergraduate Marksheet
  • Undergraduate Degree

Fee Structure

Shiv Nadar University charges a fee of a total of Rs. 4 lakhs for an online MBA program.

  • Admission fees 25,000
  • First Quarter     75,000
  • Second Quarter 1,00,000
  • Third Quarter    1,00,000
  • Fourth Quarter  1,00,000

(Per quarter fees is Rs. 1,00,000. The admission deposit amount is adjusted with the first quarter fees. 

There are no admission charges to enroll in the program at SNU.)

The university provides boarding options for students on-demand with additional charges apart from the fee for an online MBA degree course

Career Ahead

The online MBA program offered by Shiv Nadar University has a dedicated support team helping students to find the best possible job for them. 

The University has partnered with MNC’s, providing them with the best of resources to face the market in this volatile world. The team helps the students to prepare for interviews, build strong resumes, counseling, and job opportunities.

Hiring Partners

Shiv Nadar University has partnered with more than 1200 National and International companies. Microsoft, Google, Zomato, Flipkart, and more such companies are a few examples offering a challenging salary in the industry.

Frequesntly Asked Questions

How many hours of class is arranged per week?

Ans. Every week 12 hours of learning is there.

Is there any additional admission fee at Shiv Nadar University for an online MBA?

Ans. The university charges Rs. 25000 as Admission fees and is adjusted along with the first quarter fee of Rs. 1,00,000. Thus, there are NO additional admission fees or charges for an online MBA program at Shiv Nadar University.

How do interactions industry experts help students in an online MBA program?

Ans. At Shiv Nadar University, experts take classes, give assignments, and share their personal experiences with the students.

Can a on job person join the MBA degree course?

Ans. The motive of Online MBA program at Shiv Nadar University is to allow working professionals to learn and earn. One need not leave the job to join the course.