4 & 6 months management programs in different areas of specialized skills in different management functions.

These program will:

  • Prepare competent managers who are able to manage functions in different emerging areas of management.
  • Bridge the competency gap and to enhance the professionalism of those involved in the industry.
  • Transform academic theories into practice.
  • Equip the professionals with changing relevance of body of knowledge and sets of skills.


  • To develop highly skilled practitioners with an in-depth understanding of strategic, tactical and operational issues due to disruptive dynamism.
  • To familiarize the participants with the best practices in the industry (both local and international).
  • To cultivate visionary anticipation skills required for successful management.
  • To impart study techniques that will help prepare participants for the International certificate examinations, when applied.
  • To acquire tools of leadership, problem solving & decision making.
  • To establish cost of leadership.

Learning Outcomes

This diploma holds following attractive features:
  • It will have Global recognition and local relevance.
  • It will render its participants with effective managers and decision makers.
  • It will the challenges more effectively,
  • It will ensure customer orientation without ignoring corporate perspective.
  • It will Improve productivity of participant organization.

Eligibility Criteria

  • A bachelor's degree from HEC recognized educational institution in any area of study.
  • An adequate post qualification work experience.

For Diploma in Family Managed Business:

  • Family Business Members
  • Employees working for business

Admission Criteria

  • Admissions will be based on Panel Interviews.
  • Each application will be thoroughly screened, and will only be accepted if deemed suitable for the program.
  • Nominations with incomplete application forms and incomplete documents will not be entertained.

Who Should Apply

  • Management level Executives wanting to enhance their skills in the relevant management area.
  • Those who are engaged in the specific areas of management. or
  • Anyone who opt for Mid-career shift.

Salient Features

  • Four month weekend programs
  • Taught by Leading Academicians and Industry Practitioners
  • Soft skills courses integrated with the program
  • Case study & Experiential blended learning
  • Simulations
  • Guest speaker sessions
  • Directly mappable to job requirement including latest tools & concepts followed in industries


Learning from the best practices & functions of projects around the world:

  • Lecture (Class room & Video Conference)
  • Project (Live business cases from the organizations)
  • Group Activities / Simulations/ Syndicate
  • Visits: Strategic Locations
  • Learning Management System
  • Guest Speakers
  • In-depth study of various projects in Pakistan
    • Manual
    • Case Studies
    • International Journals
    • Text Books

Payment is due upon receipt of the acceptance of participants to the program along with the invoice.

Please ensure that the payment reaches the CEE Office before commencement of the program because seat in the class will only be reserved once the fee is received.

Payment can be made via cheque / bank draft payable to the "Institute of Business Administration, Karachi" at the following address:

Center for Executive Education (CEE)
IBA, City Campus, Garden/Kayani Shaheed Road,

For online payments via credit cards: https://onlinepayment.iba.edu.pk/

From dropdown 1 & 2 please select 'Executive Education'

  • Diploma in Employment Laws and Industrial Relations: PKR 150,000/- (Exclusive of 5% SST)
  • Diploma in Taxation: PKR 150,000/- (Exclusive of 5% SST)
  • Diploma in Strategic Marketing: PKR 150,000/- (Exclusive of 5% SST)
  • Diploma in Family Managed Business: Total fee PKR 150,000 + 5% SST

Program Fees: PKR 150,000/- (excluding of 5% SST)

20% early bird discount will be offered for registering before December 20, 2023.

Early bird discount unavailable for students opting to pay fee in installments

Fee Includes: Test and Exam Fees, Diploma and Transcript. Fees do not include course material, books, stationery, lunch and refreshments.

Registration fees PKR 1,000/-


  • Registration 2 Feb 2024
  • Online Forms availability 2 Feb 2024
  • Submission of forms deadline July 5, 2024
  • Interviews & Enrollment offers July 10, 2024
  • Fee and Document Submission July 15, 2024
  • Orientation Ceremony August 3, 2024
  • Class commencement August 3, 2024

Diploma Programs Offered