Masters’ in Business Administration is becoming a trend these days. Every individual wants to pursue his post-graduation in Business Administration. What is it that encourages individuals to pursue this course in reputed universities? The different factors that encourage a particular individual to undertake this course can range from High salary, Better career opportunities to even Status. For me the key factors that have influenced the decision to pursue this course would be one, High Salary definitely. MBA graduates who have completed their post-graduation in business administration from reputed universities stand a better chance of earning higher salaries than individuals who have completed their masters in other courses. Thus I would stand a better chance against my peers who have pursued masters in other courses. Corporate and large conglomerates have begun to realize the importance of the value addition that an MBA graduate brings to the company. Current trends show that individuals who have prior experience and are MBA graduates are increasingly being hired by companies as executive assistants to CEO’s. When certain CEO’s were approached they said that an MBA graduate brings fresh ideas and energy to the board room and company becomes better equipped to face the challenging times ahead.