Master of Bank Management


Program Description


The Master of Bank Management (MBM) program of BRAC Business School is a part-time interactive skill-based program requiring 60 credits (20 courses) to be completed within two years. However, exemption from one or more foundation courses (maximum 18 credits) and transfer of credits may be granted to deserving candidates. An academic year consists of three terms (Spring, Summer, and Fall). The duration may vary depending on the course load of an individual student.


  • The opportunity to acquire knowledge and develop skills and abilities necessary to lead and manage banks, within a focused and structured environment.
  • Opportunity to learn in sessions led by senior-level banking executives and faculty members with active involvement in banks.
  • Learning based on real-world cases, hands-on practice and on-the-job experience that will lead to improved job performance.
  • An overall understanding of bank management and the financial services industry.
  • An understanding of and ability to use, information-communication technology in bank operation and management.
  • Improved employee skills and understanding of bank management
  • An avenue to motivate and reward high potential employees who will be future leaders and managers within the bank
  • Improve employee performance and increase the probability of success in financial institutions.


  • Bank Executives
  • Professionals in non-banking financial institutions and capital markets
  • Individuals serving or planning to start professional careers in private, NGO and government & semi-government sectors dealing with financial activities
  • Graduates who wish to enhance their management and leadership skills in the finance and banking sector


  • Interactive learning
  • Skill-based teaching
  • Weekend Classes
  • Small Class Sizes
  • Highly qualified and experienced faculty members
  • Globally recognized academic curricula


The students will be offered one-weekend residential session per semester at the BRACU campus in Savar. This will ensure an immersion in the program at the beginning and help review the core learning at the end of the term.


Foundation Courses Total: 8 X 3 = 24 Credits

  • BUS 509 Quantitative Methods in Business 3 Credits
  • BUS 502 Managerial Communications 3 Credits
  • ECO 501 Managerial Economics 3 Credits
  • ECO 502 Macroeconomics and Business Forecasting 3 Credits
  • ACT 501 Financial Accounting 3 Credits
  • FIN 501 Financial Management 3 Credits
  • FIN 502 Financial Institutions 3 Credits
  • MGT 503 Management of People & Organization 3 Credits

Core Courses Total: 7 X 3 = 21 Credits

  • BNK 601 Banking Law And Practice 3 Credits
  • BNK 604 Commercial Bank Management 3 Credits
  • BNK 605 Foreign Trade And Foreign Exchange 3 Credits
  • BNK 606 Central Bank And Commercial Bank Supervision 3 Credits
  • BNK 608 Marketing of Bank Services 3 Credits
  • BNK 609 Risk Analysis and Management of Financial Institutions 3 Credits
  • BNK 610 Treasury Management 3 Credits

Elective Courses (Any One) Total: 1 X 3 = 3 Credits

  • BNK 601 Corporate Governance & Social Responsibilities 3 Credits
  • BNK 605 Entrepreneurship And SME Management 3 Credits
  • BNK 604 Microfinance 3 Credits

Capstone Course Total: 1 X 3 = 3 Credits

  • BNK 619 Strategic Management For Banks 3 Credits

Concentration Courses Total: 3 X 3 = 9 Credits

Total: 60 Credits

Last updated May 2018

About the School

BRAC University (BRACU) was established in 2001. It follows a liberal arts approach to education which nurtures fresh ideas and gives new impetus to the field of tertiary education. It ensures a high ... Read More

BRAC University (BRACU) was established in 2001. It follows a liberal arts approach to education which nurtures fresh ideas and gives new impetus to the field of tertiary education. It ensures a high quality of education and aims to meet the demands of contemporary times. Building on BRAC's experience of seeking solutions to challenges posed by extreme poverty, BRACU hopes to instill in its students a commitment to working towards national development and progress. Read less