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MBA concentration in Sustainable Development

MBA EMPHASIS ON SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

 

UAE Vision 2021 National Agenda ensures sustainable development by preserving the environment, achieving a perfect balance between economic and social development and improve the quality of life of its citizens. The Concentration provides an understanding the elements of sustainable development from the field of social sciences and equips the students to develop and evaluate strategies for managing natural resources and sustainable economic development.

SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT CONCENTRATION – GOALS

  1. Develop an understanding of concepts and issues relating to sustainable development.
  2. Equip students with analytical, evaluative skills in managing natural capital for sustainable economic development.
  3. Expose students to various sustainability strategies related to innovation, organizational and human change.
  4. Develop ethical sustainability programs and practices

SUSTAINABILITY CONCENTRATION – LEARNING OUTCOMES (ELO)

B. SUSTAINABILITY concentration – LEARNING OUTCOMES

After successful completion of the concentration, student will be able to

  1. Explain the principles and framework of sustainability.
  2. Analyze issues of sustainability in relation to natural environment, people and profit.
  3. Formulate effective sustainability strategies for profit and nonprofit making organizations.
  4. Evaluate government laws/regulations and its effects on the pillars of sustainability.

COURSE CURRICULUM

CODE COURSE PRE-REQUISITE CREDITS COURSE TYPE
SUS7112 Economics for Sustainable Development

ECO6001

3 Protected and compulsory course
Electives – Choose Any Two
SUS7010 Global Principles of Sustainability None 3 Elective and Protected course
SUS7111 Natural Capital SUS7010 3 Elective and Protected course
SUS7113

Sustainable Innovation and Design

SUS7010 3 Elective and Protected course
Total Credits Required in Concentration in Sustainable Development
 9  

*Student needs to complete any three courses out of the four courses of the Concentration areas.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Possible Careers:

Environmental Specialist

CSR Leader

Environment Manager

Planet Professional

Environmental Specialist

Planet Professional

 

CSR( Corporate Social Responsibility)  Manager

Chief sustainability executives

Recycling Coordinator

Compliance Manager-Sustainability

Green Manager

Environment Manager

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