Academic Rules

1. Maintaining minimum CGPA of 2.2
Please keep track of your CGPA on regular basis and put in extra efforts to ensure that your CGPA maintains at 2.2. Participants having CGPA between 2.0 to 2.2 will be on probation for one trimester. Probation facility is only for one semester. Participants with CGPA below 2.0 will not be able to continue with the Program. Getting Grade F (Fail) owing to any reason (Failure in exam, unauthorized absences from the course or examination) can adversely affect CGPA and consequent continuation with the program.

2. Maximum three absences in a course
Considering official and personal engagements, the MBA Executive participants are allowed to avail maximum 3 absences from class of 3 hours or 6 absences from session of 90 minutes in any course. If the absences exceed this level then he/she is awarded an "F" in that particular course. Please preserve your admissible leaves for the official travels, sickness or any other emergency so that you may not face any difficulty in meeting such obligations

3. Dropping the course/s or semester
You may request for dropping from the course/s. In order to formalize this, de-register yourself from the ERP. This should be done before attending the 2nd class of the course/s. If you want to drop the whole semester you must lodge a formal application addressed to Director MBA Executive and de-register yourself from ERP if you have enrolled courses. As per financial guideline, fee will be admissible if the Participant attend 2 or more classes and subsequently decides to drop the course or semester.

4. Withdrawing from the course/s
You may also request for withdraw from the course/s. This should be done on prescribed Course Withdrawal Form, duly signed by the course/s instructor/s provided that you have not exceeded absences above allowed level, within one week of the midterm examination result. As per financial guideline, fee will be admissible if the Participant attend 2 or more classes and subsequently decided to withdraw the course/s.

5. Make-up Examinations on Medical Grounds or Official Trip.
The Examination Department may consider allowing make-up examination on account of serious sickness or official travelling. This would be as per conditions mentioned in the Program Announcement 2016-17, Rules and Regulations at Page No. 47 -57. Further details related to curriculum, pre-requisites etc. can be seen at IBA website in the link of Program Announcement 2016-17

6. Disciplinary Acts
Smoking is strictly prohibited in the IBA. However, there are some specified places where smoking is reluctantly allowed. These places include back site of the Main Campus Canteen and TABBA / CED Buildings back site. Please note that in front of entrance of TABBA and AMAN CED Buildings smoking will not be tolerated. Similarly edible items and tea are strictly not allowed in the class rooms.

7. Corporate Strategy
Corporate Strategy is a capstone course. The participants who want to enroll in Corporate Strategy must have completed or enrolled in 2 core courses with Corporate Strategy. The participants can take upto 3 courses, including Corporate Strategy in the trimester when taking this course.

8. Enrollment in the Courses
It is the responsibility of participants to get themselves enrolled in the courses through Program Office. The enrollment of first semester participants is done through Program Office. In the subsequent semesters, the participants should submit the Course Registration Form and Fee before the start of the semester.

Participants are requested to abide by the rules and maintain discipline in and outside the class room, examination room. Any misconduct to the faculty and staff may result in punitive action.

We are confident that with your cooperation and support this knowledge journey will proceed ahead and you will secure the milestone without any interruption or delay.

Kindly have a look at the Program Announcement 2016-17 and also visit IBA portal/website on regular basis so that you may not face any difficulty in future.

Wish you all the best in your knowledge endeavor.