Vardhaman Mahaveer Open University (VMOU) MBA

VMOU Distance MBA

Vardhaman Mahaveer Open University MBA

The Master of Business Administration curriculum in Vardhman Mahaveer Open University is specially designed for working executives.

VMOU MBA teaches about industrial and professional managerial skills which is a must for organisations to prosper with pride and harmony.

Specialised skills is needed for various managerial tasks in every department that includes human resource management to put the Right person at Right job, Finance management to look after the expenses and income generation and other accounts, Marketing management for advertisement and sales, etc.

Holding an MBA degree helps take a step ahead in career with better opportunities.     

MBA from distance learning holds equal importance as a regular course. The syllabus at VMOU is decided in a manner that gives one an overall knowledge of all the departments and then specialised knowledge of interest.

It takes care of the inter department information sharing and understanding, which is important for uninterrupted functioning of an organisation.

English is the medium of instruction for the course here.

Vardhman Mahaveer Open University MBA teaches about all the soft skills and managerial tasks to a person, who after completing the degree will be industry ready. Seeking job with a good pay is available after one acquires the degree. 


 In the first year VMOU distance MBA, learners will have common compulsory subject, compromising of 66 credits in all. These papers are theoretical in nature.

  1. Management and Organizational Behaviour
  2. Managerial Economics
  3. Accounting for Managers
  4. Fundamentals of Information Technology
  5. Business Ethics
  6. Marketing Management
  7. Financial Management
  8. Human resource Management
  9. Operations Management
  10. Entrepreneurship & Small Business Management
  11. Global Business Management

The second year has a total of 66 credits distributed equally among 11 subjects where 6 subjects are compulsory ones with dissertation being a practical subject, along with 5 subjects to be selected by the students as required. The compulsory subjects are as follows:

  1. Dissertation
  2. Business Environment
  3. Research Methodology
  4. Quantitative Techniques
  5. Strategic Management

Specialization stream in VMOU MBA

There are total three specializations available under Vardhman Mahaveer Open University distance education MBA program.

  • Human Resource Management
  • Financial Management
  • Marketing Management

Eligibility Criteria:

To be eligible for admission in Vardhman Mahaveer Open University MBA, a student must be having a bachelor’s degree with minimum 50% marks or master’s or professional degree obtained from any recognised university or any professional experience of minimum 3 years.

Apart from this requirement, a student needs to appear for Management Entrance Test (MET) organised by Vardhman Mahaveer Open University or MAT/CAT/CMAT or any other recognised institute and present their score card to the institute along with other papers to complete the admission eligibility criteria.

Admission Process

For taking admission in Vardhman Mahaveer Open University MBA program, Applicants should first visit the regional centre to collect admission related information.   

One should be careful while filling the form as no changes will be allowed once submitted.

Applicant will then have to appear for the entrance exam as notified by the university.

After declaration of the result, students will be notified about the last date to clear the dues and enroll for Distance MBA in Vardhman Mahaveer Open University. The seat is allotted based on the marks received. The university reserves seats as per the government policy.

Fee Structure

Vardhman Mahaveer Open University MBA fee structure is very affordable. For Both Years- A sum of Rs.14600 is to be paid.

Academic Fee


Registration Fee


Development Fee


Postal Charges


Theory Exam Fee

Rs. 3300

Payment can only be made through E-Mitra Kiosk, Internet Banking, Credit Card or Mobile Banking. No other mode of payment is allowed at Vardhaman Mahaveer Open University.

A learner is awarded the degree after he/she successfully completes the term end examinations with a minimum of 36% in all the papers.  

For any queries and grievances students can contact student grievance cell or visit the official website of the university.  

About VMOU

Vardhaman Mahaveer Open University was established in 1987 in Kota as a pioneering institution for open learning which extended to the whole of Rajasthan.

The idea behind establishing of the full fledged Open University was the well managed distance education system of Rajasthan.

The university was formed by amalgamating two institutes i.e. Institute of Correspondence Studies and Continuing Education Jaipur and (College of Correspondence Studies) Udaipur with the aim to cover the larger population of the state, especially people of rural & remote areas, females, employed, etc. and provide a uniform standard of higher education.

Distance learning is a solution to complete higher studies without spending major time in the campus.

Studying at own comfort, wherever and whenever possible. Class lectures, study materials, other resources are received by the learners through different modes as per the individual university guidelines.

Distance education is very important for the salaried, house makers, businessmen, entrepreneurs, etc. who cannot attend regular classes. Distance education is a blessing in disguise for such people. With the help of this system, many have received their educational degrees which, once was just a dream. Comparatively, the fees charged is economical then campus courses.

The Open University in Rajasthan was initiated with a vision of being as an instrument of democratizing education, to augment for higher education and to widen an access and promote a flexible, innovative and cost-effective system of education.

Advantages of distance and open learning at VMOU

  • Associated with other universities and institutions like IGNOU
  • Provides fellowships, scholarships and prizes
  • Cost effective educational programmes
  • Learn at own place, pace and time
  • Video lectures are available on Youtube @vmouonline channel
  • Placement Assistance
  • E-learning option is available with updated study material
  • Face to face counselling is available
  • Term end exams and internal assignments helps in regular evaluation

VMOU aims at providing all varied courses with quality education to its students. The academic programmes here, help in skill development, self enrichment, etc. of the students. A wide range of course with specialisations is available here, catering to the interests of individuals. 

VMOU offers various courses for every field

  • Management Programmes
  • Education Programmes
  • Master Degree Programmes
  • Post Graduate Diploma Programmes
  • Bachelor Degree Programme
  • Diploma Programmes
  • Certificate Programmes
  • Preparatory Programmes
  • Lateral Entry Programmes