The MBA with concentration on Strategic Management and Leadership focuses on providing knowledge, skills and competencies to become a strategic leader in corporate, private or government organizations.
MBA concentration in Strategic Management and Leadership focuses on providing knowledge, skills and competencies to become a strategic leader in corporate, private or government organizations. The focus is on developing leadership skills that enables students to craft, execute, and lead a defined strategy that sustains the business or organization in the dynamic changing scenario. The concentration provides an understanding about strategic risks and risk management to lead organizations proactively. The concentration equips the student to drive innovation and creativity in organizations, as well as plan and direct incremental and transformational changes for organizational excellence.
- Develop understanding of the concepts and theories of strategic management and leadership
- Develop an understanding of leadership strategies related to innovation and creativity in organizations
- Expose students to leadership strategies and experiences in leading and managing change
- Equip students with knowledge, concepts and techniques related to strategic risk management
Student will be able to:
- Compare and contrast roles in strategic management and leadership
- Develop strategies of creating culture of innovation in an organization to solve complex issues
- Critically analyze risk and formulate effective organizational Strategies
- Demonstrate ability to plan and lead change in organization
- Total credits required for graduation – 36
- 18 Months (1 year 6 months), Program Provided that the
student meets the CGPA requirements.
- The program will run in the evening time 6:50 PM - 10:10 PM, three days a week.
- Weekend classes run between 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM on Friday and Saturday.
- At the end of duration of the program, students are awarded a Master of Business Administration degree mentioning their area of specialization.
- Degrees are recognized and stamped by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, UAE.
- There are three admission intakes for the MBA program namely May, September and January each year.
- Evening Class – 1900 – 2200 Hrs.
- Weekend program timing (1000 HRS to 1530 HRS).
MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION - CORE COURSES
|FIA6001||Managerial Accounting||3||None||Core course|
|MAT6001||Research Methods for Business Decision Making(P)||3||None||Core and Protected course|
|BUS6001||International Business(P)||3||None||Core and Protected course|
|CIS6001||Corporate Information Strategy & Management||3||None||Core course|
|ECO6001||Managerial Economics||3||None||Core course|
|FIA6002||Financial Management(P)||3||None||Core and Protected course|
|ORB6001||Organizational Behaviour||3||None||Core course|
|MKT6101||Marketing Management||3||Managerial Economics||Core course|
|MGM7102||Strategic Management('C')||3||Successful completion of 6000 level Course||Capstone Course|
|Total Credits required in Core Courses||27|
concentration ON STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT & LEADERSHIP
|SML 7012||Strategic Leadership(P,E)||None||3||Protected and compulsory course|
|Electives – Choose Any Two|
|SML 7010||Leading Through Creativity & Innovation (P,E)||None||3||Elective and Protected course|
|SML 7011||Strategic Risk Management(P,E)||None||3||Elective and Protected course|
|SML 7013||Managing Strategic Change (P,E)||None||3||Elective and Protected course|
|Total Credits required in concentration in Strategic Management & Leadership||9|
*Student needs to complete any three courses out of the four courses of the concentration areas
MBA with concentration on Strategic Management & Leadership
There are important skills required in order to be an effective leader in an organization. MBA with concentration on Strategic Management and Leadership equips students with the knowledge of promoting innovation within the organization and creates substantial changes for the betterment of the company.
A. Develop an understanding about the basic concepts and constructs of modern management theories and its applications
B. Instill analytical thinking that enhances problem solving and decision making.
C. Develop understanding of successful management techniques and practices
Student will be able to:
A. Integrate knowledge in the fields of managerial economics, finance & accounting, human resource management, marketing management & business management systems for managing business operations
B. Assess ethical values and practices for conducting business
C. Analyze business problems and take strategic decisions
D. Evaluate business scenarios with help of appropriate tools and techniques
- Develop knowledge and skills in Human Resource Management processes, tools, systems and techniques
- Develop skills in planning Human Resource activities within the organization
- Equip students with the tools and techniques in analyzing and evaluating issues related to diversity and equal employment opportunity
- Expose students to new trends in Human Resource Information Technology
- Demonstrate an understanding of contemporary issues in Human Resource Management
- Analyze legal and diversity issues in Human Resource Management.
- Design systems, tools & techniques of human capital management.
- Demonstrate ability to evaluate strategies of compensation and training in improving organizational performance
Part-Time MBA Programs
Featuring the same faculty and flexible curriculum as the full-time and weekend programs, the Evening MBA Program allows students to build their skills without interrupting their careers. The Evening MBA Program is an attractive option for individuals who live and work full time in Dubai UAE.
The Weekend MBA Program allows students to build their skills without interrupting their careers, while offering the same faculty and flexible curriculum as the full-time and evening programs. The convenient Friday and Saturday formats allow students to earn an MBA degree in Sharjah UAE without putting their careers on hold. Beneficial for both Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Ajman based professionals with heavy travel schedules and nonresidents, the Weekend MBA Program draws many of its students from outside of Sharjah.