Course Commencement Date May , 2023 View all dates


4 years (Full Time)

Course Level

PG Degree

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  • MBA/OD is offered by Collat School of Business under University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
  • The first program of its kind in the nation, the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s OD/MBA program exposes students to a truly interdisciplinary approach to learning
  • Here, the fundamental and advanced principles of both optometry and business converge to provide a greater understanding of the business of eye care
  • The dual program is structured around the OD curricula and includes a concierge approach to integration and completion of the MBA requirements
  • The program is an integrative, four year degree which combines business courses with the OD curricula. Students start their business classes the summer before optometry school and the remaining courses are offered at key times during the remaining 4 years


  • University Rankings
    • #301-400

      - ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) 2022

    • #651-700

      - QS 2023

    • #169

      - THE (Times Higher Education) 2021

    • #137

      - US News & World Report 2023

    • #160

      - US News & World Report 2023

Fees & Expenses
1st year tuition fees
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & feesINR 29,44,591
Other expenses in 1st Year
Fees componentsAmount
InsuranceINR 2,29,217
TotalINR 2,29,217

Calculated at the exchange rate of 1 USD = INR 82.69


Tuition & expenses were last updated on 13ᵗʰ February 2023

Entry Requirements

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  • Applicants must be holders of a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • Quantitative Requirement -Admission to the UAB MBA Program requires that students have completed the equivalent of a pre-calculus course with a grade of "C" or better within the past five years. A free, self-paced pre-calculus tutorial and quiz is provided online for admitted students who do not meet this requirement and must be successfully completed before the start of their first term. Students can enroll in the pre-calculus proficiency exam after registration for their first term

3 year degree accepted



Marks - 80/120


Marks - 53/90


Marks - 6.5/9


Marks - 120/160

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Important Dates

May , 2023

Course Commencement Date

Scholarship information is not available. You can apply to non-college specific scholarships available for USA.

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