Nanyang Technological University

Nanyang Business School

World Rankings

  • Financial Times Global MBA Ranking (2016) 29
  • The Economist Which MBA? Ranking (2016) 69

Full-Time MBA

Accreditations: AACSB and EQUIS

Programme features

  • Our MBA programme will prepare students to lead in the face of the major challenges found in business today and in the future.
  • The Nanyang MBA is based in Singapore, with options for further international experience outside of Singapore. From 2013 the full-time MBA benefits from a new curriculum.
  • As an MBA student here at Nanyang, you’ll be immersed in a culture of innovation that will prepare you to embrace and formulate new ideas.
  • The Nanyang MBA experience will take you deeper into business-related issues, while equipping you with breadth of knowledge. Think, innovate and lead change – you will develop the skills to successfully take on any business challenge and the opportunities they generate.
  • Learn from a superior teaching and research faculty, including the world’s best business professor, Professor Vijay Sethi (Economist Intelligence Unit, Business Professor of the Year 2013).
  • Leadership across cultures – hone your leadership capabilities via our Leadership Across Cultures module. This module aims to mould leaders who can manage and inspire talents across different cultures. This innovative and rigorous offering is designed to equip students with the necessary tools and know-how to be an effective leader, capable of steering companies through turbulent times, anywhere in the world.
  • Designed to meet the needs and requirements for industry – gain insights on industry issues and opportunities, with a strong focus on Asia (China, India, South East Asia and the rest of Asia), and a greater sense of corporate governance and sustainability.
  • Strategy Projects at Nanyang (SPAN) is a unique opportunity for MBA participants to work with companies and apply their knowledge to real-situation projects. Working in teams under the supervision of a professor, participants spend 32 weeks developing innovative yet practical solutions to management challenges while creating new opportunities for business growth.

 The Nanyang MBA with Strategy and Innovation Track

  • This programme is designed for students who are interested in pursuing specific roles with strong emphasis on strategy, consulting, or roles that allow people to create or manage creation of new products or processes, growing existing businesses or even start-up businesses (entrepreneurship).
  • With the strong combination of strategy and innovation, students are poised to create significant impact in any organization they join – leapfrog your career to higher levels.

The Nanyag MBA with Banking and Finance Track

  • Financial institutions are keen to employ people who have understanding of financial instruments and/or banking operations.
  • Whether you are aspiring to be a leader in a financial role, working your way up the banking corporate ladder or moving into this industry, this programme will equip you with the necessary knowledge and skills to give you a competitive advantage.

The difference between these three MBA programmes is the choice of electives.

Programme structure

  • Comprehensive Leadership Across Cultures module, spread over two trimesters.
  • Nine core courses.
  • Four electives.
  • An overseas or local (Singapore) Business Study Mission.
  • Strategy project (Strategy Project at Nanyang/SPAN).

Courses offered

  • The Nanyang MBA.
  • The Nanyang MBA with Strategy and Innovation Track.
  • The Nanyang MBA with Banking and Finance Track.

Duration

  • 12 months.

International fees and funding 2014–15

  • International student fee S$55,000 (£26,907).

Scholarships

  • There are a limited number of scholarships available for selected MBA students. Check for eligibility before you apply and apply within the stipulated deadlines.
  • Scholarships include: APEC, ASEAN, Lien Foundation, MBA Tour, the Nanyang MBA, the Nanyang MBA Alumni, QS Community, and QS Leadership for MBA and Postgraduate Studies Scholarship.

For more information see http://www.nanyangmba.ntu.edu.sg/programme/full-time-programs/

Nanyang–Waseda Double MBA

Accreditations: AACSB and EQUIS

Programme features

  • The Nanyang–Waseda Double MBA is a full-time, 14 month programme. It is taught in English and conducted at two of Asia’s leading business schools – Nanyang Business School, Singapore (two trimesters) and Waseda Business School, Tokyo (one trimester) – by a team of highly experienced professors and industry experts.
  • Waseda Business School (WBS) was established in 1998 to provide graduate and undergraduate business education. It is part of the century-old Waseda University in Tokyo, Japan.
  • Upon successful completion of this programme, you will be awarded two prestigious MBA degrees – an MBA from the Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University; and an MBA from Waseda University.
  • And of course, you will also belong to two growing alumni networks of distinguished business leaders from around the world, further expanding your own network.

Double the expertise, double the experience, double your edge!

  • The Nanyang–Waseda Double MBA is designed to bolster your aptitude in the global nature of business management, enhance your expertise in Asia, and develop competencies in leveraging technology to create competitive advantages to organizations. 
  • A holistic perspective of the successful integration of business principles powered by technology has produced MBA graduates highly valued by corporations around the world.

Programme structure

  • Students undergo the core courses and the Leadership Across Cultures module for two trimesters at Nanyang.
  • They then join the international MBA class at Waseda during the final trimester for specialised electives, offering aanother learning experience while being immersed in the cradle of technological innovations.

The Nanyang–Waseda Double MBA academic programme comprises:

  • Comprehensive Leadership Across Cultures module, spread over two trimesters.
  • Eight core courses.
  • Fourteen electives.
  • Japanese industry studies.

Courses offered

  • Nanyang–Waseda Double MBA.

Duration

  • 14 months.

Number of places

  • 15–25.

International fees and funding 2013–14

  • International student fee S$63,000(£30,821).
  • A grant of S$8,000(£3,914) will be give to successful applicants. Visit the website for more details.

Scholarships

  • There are a  number of scholarships available for successful candidates. Check your eligibility before you apply and apply within the stipulated deadlines.

Visit the programme website at http://www.nanyangmba.ntu.edu.sg/programme/full-time-programs/nanyang-waseda-double-mba/.

Part-Time MBA

Accreditations: AACSB and EQUIS

Programme features

  • The Nanyang MBA programmes are also available for working professionals and executives who are not able to take time off from their careers.
  • The programmes are available on a part-time basis, to allow students to continue with their work responsibilities.
  • Classes are conducted during weekday evenings and at weekends. Only available to local students.

Programme structure

 The part-time MBA academic programme comrpises:

  • Comprehensive Leadership Across Cultures module, spread over two trimesters.
  • Nine core courses.
  • Four electives.
  • Either an overseas or local (Singapore) Business Study Mission.
  • A strategy project (Strategy Project at Nanyang/SPAN).

Courses offered

  • Nanyang MBA
  • Nanyang MBA with Strategy and Innovation Track.
  • Nanyang MBA with Banking and Finance Track.

Duration

  • 18–24 months.

Number of places

  • 30–50.

International fees and funding 2014–15

  • International student fee S$55,000 (£26,907).

Scholarships

  • There are no scholarships offered to part-time students. However, there are loans available for all students.

Visit the programme website at http://www.nanyangmba.ntu.edu.sg/programme/part-time-nanyang-mba/.

Nanyang–ESSEC Double Masters

Accreditations: AACSB and EQUIS

Programme features

  • Participants have the opportunity to earn two Masters degrees simultaneously – MSc in Management from ESSEC and an MBA from Nanyang Business School.
  • Students spend the first two trimesters at Nanyang Business School (commencing July/August) before moving to ESSEC in April for a year of full-time study to earn the other master’s degree.
  • ESSEC Business School in Paris, France, is known for its innovative approach to management, which stresses the uniqueness of European management education while integrating the best of inter-cultural approaches. Founded in 1907, its roots character give the whole institution an intrinsic commitment to innovation and humanism.

Courses offered

  • Nanyang–Essec Double Masters.

Duration

  • 24 months (approximately).

International fees and funding 2013–14

  • International student fee S$55,000 (£26,899).
  • A further tuition fee may be payment to ESSEC in the event of an imbalance in the exchange ratio.

Scholarships

  • Check for eligibility before you apply and apply within the stipulated deadlines.

Visit the programme website at http://www.nanyangmba.ntu.edu.sg/programme/full-time-programs/nanyang-essec-double-masters/.

Further Information

AddressNanyang Business School
Nanyang Technological University
50 Nanyang Avenue
S3-B3A-01
Singapore 639798