Career after MBA A Complete Career Guide

by PIBM Pune Pune Institute of Business Management

Many candidates nowadays choose to pursue an MBA degree. However, when students consider obtaining an MBA, they should always ask themselves, "Why do you want to pursue an MBA degree?" and "What is the scope of your career after an MBA?"

There is a growing consensus that an individual's career trajectory will soar if they obtain an MBA Program. Unfortunately, this is not always the case. After receiving their MBA, not everyone gets their dream job and starts earning a good salary straight away. As a result, every individual must have well-defined goals to have a successful job following an MBA.

Why Should You Choose an MBA?

No student pursues a course without a goal in mind. There can be several reasons for enrolling in a particular course. It is critical to analyze and understand the reason for doing an MBA course before diving into career opportunities and professional prospects after completion.

  • According to the current situation, many students enroll in MBA programs to gain the necessary skills to start a business.

  • MBA provides a strong professional foundation and opens up a wide range of opportunities for professional growth and development.

  • MBA courses offer scope for an advanced viewpoint.

  • MBA graduates will have the capability to network inside the marketplace.

  • An MBA degree offers brand value to you.

  • An MBA degree now not only enhances professional growth but also personal growth.

Popular Specializations in MBA

As the MBA admissions season begins, candidates must prepare to make the career-defining decision of choosing an MBA specialization. Choosing an MBA specialization can be as challenging and confusing as deciding on a career or where to get your MBA degree. Some popular specializations in MBA are:

  • Finance

  • Marketing

  • HR

Top Career Opportunities after MBA

Marketing is one of the most popular MBA specializations, and the major reason for this is that there is never a shortage of career chances after completing an MBA in Marketing program. Aspirants who complete an MBA in Marketing can work in areas such as retail, banking, hotel, media, and others. Following are some of the most popular career roles that aspirants can pursue after completing an MBA in Marketing:

  • Brand Manager

  • Marketing Manager

  • Market Research Analyst

  • Sales Manager

  • Product Manager

  • Digital Marketing Manager

Aspirants might specialize in subjects such as international finance, taxation, tax planning, investment management, insurance management, and financial statement reporting and analysis when it comes to finance specialization. Following are some of the most common job roles that applicants might choose after completing an MBA in Finance:

  • Financial Manager/Analyst

  • Credit Analyst

  • Accounting Manager

  • Risk and Insurance Manager

  • Finance Manager

Students with an MBA in HR can work as HR executives in a wide range of industries, including manufacturing, BPO/IT, corporate, service, education, banking, and so on. An HR professional is involved in the hiring, onboarding, training, and evaluating of a company's or organization's personnel.

Candidates who work as HR managers are responsible for duties such as organizational structure, motivation, morale, and overall employee engagement. An HR Generalist or HR Specialist might begin their profession after completing an MBA program in HR.

Jobs allocated to an HR Generalist include:

  • Recruitment

  • Training and Development

  • Employee Benefits

  • Coordination with Employees

  • Payroll Management

  • Managing Competition

Top Recruiters for MBA Graduates
MBA graduates are in high demand in almost every industry. Each company's demand for MBA graduates rises as the company grows. Aspirants can review a list of top organizations in India that hire MBA graduates.

  • Deloitte

  • Amazon


  • eClerx

  • Wipro

  • KPMG

  • Cians Analytics

  • EY

  • Axis Bank

  • J. P. Morgan 

  • Dabur

  • ITC

  • Aditya Birla Group

  • HUL

  • Nivea

  • HP

  • LODHA Group

  • Kotak Mahindra Bank

  • Marico

  • Nestle

  • FIS Global

  • Haier

  • XL Dynamics

  • Amul

  • Airtel

MBA programs offer a wide range of opportunities. Many companies and organizations in today's world are looking for skilled, inventive, and experienced MBA candidates to help them achieve better results in their fields. Enrolling in this program can help you advance quickly in the management industry. 

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