The ASU MBA in Management Program gives professionals with industry experience the tools and confidence they need to take their career to the next level. The MBA curriculum gives you an understanding of contemporary management issues in an ever-changing business environment, and the chance to apply knowledge to real-life management challenges. Through its interactive modules that incorporate extensive use of classroom discussions and real-world business cases, the program allows participants to learn how to gather and interpret industry data to make the tough calls at the right time. By studying an MBA at ASU you'll encounter the latest International Business trends, apply the newest management techniques, and keep challenging yourself.
The taught elements of the program comprise an integrated package of core and elective courses. Courses in the first half of the program are designed to develop an overall management outlook while the second half digs deeper into key management issues.
Students seeking admission to this program must fulfill the following minimum entry requirements:
possess or have passed (internally at ASU) IELTS 6 or its equivalent
have a CGPA of not less than 2.3
have a CGPA between 2.0 to 2.29 and 3 years of professional experience
have a business degree (other disciplines may need bridging courses)
Full time degree students can complete the program in 19 months (one and half years), if they already have a business degree and on achieving 36 credit hours.
Special Part-Time or Evening Study
Students may complete the program through special part-time attendance or by evening/weekends and online study.
Management graduates from the A’Sharqiyah University MBA are highly sought after and will typically pursue roles in:
Marketing and Public Relations
Strategy Consulting, etc.
The graduate from this program can also pursue postgraduate studies and become a research expert by taking on a Ph.D. degree.
Leadership: Theory, Practice and Innovation
Management Strategies for Successful Organizations
Accounting and Finance for Managers
Management Information Systems
Human Resources Management and Development
Principles and Implementation of Effective Marketing
A’Sharqiyah University (ASU) is a private institution of higher education located in the north of the A’Sharqiyah region of the Sultanate of Oman. It is located in Ibra 150 km from Muscat, the capital. It was established in 2009 by Ministerial Decision (78/2009) issued by the Ministry of Higher Education.