What is the legal status of the IFHE, Hyderabad?
The ICFAI Foundation for Higher Education (IFHE) is Deemed to be University under section 3 of UGC Act, 1956.

Are the degrees issued by the IFHE, Hyderabad recognized by UGC?
Yes, the degrees issued by the IFHE, Hyderabad are recognized by UGC.

Are the programs of the IFHE, Hyderabad recognized by AICTE?
As per the AICTE Act, Universities, do not need approvals from AICTE. Only affiliated colleges of Universities need AICTE approval.

Is the Master of Management Studies Program approved by the Distance Education Council (DEC) ?
The program is approved by the joint committee of DEC-UGC-AICTE.

Describe the infrastructure at IFHE, Hyderabad campus?
IFHE, Hyderabad is a 91 acre lush green campus with built-up area of over 15 lakh sq.ft. It is equipped with the state of the art facilities. Complete academic monitoring and control is done through the intranet - the Campus Net and the Faculty Zone. Campus is Wi-Fi enabled.

What are the unique advantages of pursuing the Master of Management Studies Program from the IFHE, Hyderabad?
The following are the advantages:

  • The curriculum is contemporary and updated periodically.

  • The courseware is comprehensive and of high quality.

  • The program is structured in a flexible manner so that working executives can pursue this program while pursuing their careers.

  • Exposure to Indian and international management practices.

  • Computer Based Tests (CBT) are conducted four times a year in different time slots.

  • Results are declared promptly, saving precious time of the students.

What are the advantages of CBT?
Computer based tests allow students to take their examinations on a convenient day, slot and test center giving flexibility as per their convenience. It offers the convenience of choosing time slots for the examinations wherever they are prepared to take. The center offers privacy along with a quiet and comfortable environment.

I do not have a bachelor’s degree, but completed a Diploma Course in management. Can I enroll for the Master of Management StudiesProgram?
No, since the eligibility for enrolling into the Master of Management Studies Program is a Bachelor’s Degree (any discipline).

How much time in a day / week should I spend to study to complete the program?
If you wish to be a successful Master of Management Studies graduate and want to complete the program within the stipulated time-frame of 2 years, you should put in around 2-3 hours a day as study time regularly and about 4-5 hours on weekends.

Are there any negative marks in the examinations?
No, there are no negative marks in the examinations.

Do companies consider Master of Management Studies-Flexible Learning Program graduates for employment?
Employers do not discriminate against any candidates whether they have done Master of Management Studies on full-time or distance mode. The degree awarded by the University under either mode is equally valid. The past track record of the candidates as well as their experience and soft skills are also considered by the employers for recruitment.