The School of Management Studies, began its academic operations in 1987 with the launch of Diploma in Management as a pilot programme of the University, today offers 4 programmes in Management and 14 programmes in Commerce. The Management Programme currently consists of 65 courses. In the Commerce discipline, the school offers total of 46 courses.
The IGNOU Management Programme is one of the leading Management Programmes in the world and imparts quality flexible education at the doorstep of the learners. It also offers MBA programmes to various African countries, as part of Pan-African e-network Project.