Institute of Management Technology Dubai

Introduction

IMT Dubai is a premier Business School in the GCC region. Ranked #2 in the UAE & listed among the top ten in the region, with its world class curriculum and academics, experienced faculty, industry exposure and outstanding placements, IMT Dubai has not only excelled in quality education, but has also been awarded University status and accreditation of the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research (MOHESR) of the UAE Government, a laurel that only Indian based University has received. It is also only the Only Business School in the UAE to be accredited by the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE) of the USA for the MBA program.


The portfolio of IMT’s Business Programs includes the following:

  • MBA with concentration offered in International Banking & Finance, Marketing & Retail Management, Project & Operations Management and Human Resource Management
  • BSBA (Bachelor of Science in Business Administration) with concentrations offered in Accounting, Retail Management & Logistics & Supply Chain Management
  • Management Development Programs for companies operating in the region.


One of the key advantages of the Business Programs at IMT is the strong Industry interface achieved through continuous interaction with the industry via internships & company projects, interwoven as integral part of the curriculum for MBA & BSBA courses. In fact the strength of IMT’s links to the corporate world sets the university apart and gives us a strong academic advantage.


Another distinguishing feature of IMT’s business programs is the UAE accreditation which ensures quality & academic standards of the programs.


IMT Dubai is a member of premier international accrediting organizations such as International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE), European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD) and European Association for International Education (EAIE).Through these international linkages IMT strives to achieve global level of excellence.

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EMBA

Executive MBA (1 year) (Executive mba in Dubai)

Campus Part time 1 year September 2016 United Arab Emirates Dubai

Our Executive MBA program is an alternative to our full time MBA program aimed to provide working executives to extend their knowledge of business processes, functions and strategies, putting you on the fast track towards leadership and introducing you towards new ideas and concepts with a focus on practical application. [+]

Executive MBA (1 year) (Executive mba in Dubai) Ranked #2 by Forbes Middle East (March 2012) Classes on Thursday evening and Friday AED 71,000 Our Executive MBA program is an alternative to our full time MBA program aimed to provide working executives to extend their knowledge of business processes, functions and strategies, putting you on the fast track towards leadership and introducing you towards new ideas and concepts with a focus on practical application. Our Executive MBA program is designed to provide you with the tools to improve your company’s performance, giving you access to the experiences and professional expertise of your professors and fellow classmates, while helping you shape your own personal management style and methods. Objectives You’re learning objectives during the course will be as follows: Knowledge and Tools: Acquire the knowledge and tools to allow you to grow and improve your company in an ever changing global environment. Innovation Skills: Acquire skills that will enable you to bring innovation to your work life as well as your managerial style. Problem Solving: Equip you will the knowledge and tools to help you recognise, prepare and deal with current and potential problems you would face as a manger or an entrepreneur. Enterprise Growth: Enable you with the foresight to recognise and assess potential growth opportunities for your company and your career. Program structure Our Executive MBA Program is conducted over a period of one year and is structured in five short but intensive modules which will allow you to balance your work life while engaging your course. The Program has a total of 36 credits, with each credit representing 15 hours of class time. There are 16 courses in total, or 14 courses and two internships/projects. The Program will be conducted in a block structure, with courses covered over the weekend. Each weekend will15 hours (or 1 credit) worth of classes, spanning Thursday (5-10 pm) and Friday (9am-6pm). Core Courses The following will be the 12 core courses in covered by you in Modules A through D as your mandatory courses (click on any module to expand). Module 1 – Foundations of Business Module 2 – Managing the Functional Areas Module 3 – Managing People and Organizations Module 4 – Leadership & Strategy Module 5 – Concentrations Elective Courses Module E will be tailor made by you once you select four elective courses from the following majors. International Banking & Finance Marketing and Retail Management Human Resource Management Project and Operations Management You can select courses from up to two concentrations. You will also be encouraged to select Internships and/or Consulting Projects instead of two elective courses in Module E. These thesis-based courses will be conducted within your workplace, and supervised by a faculty member as well by a local company supervisor. Learning Model Our Executive MBA program which is ideally suited for busy professionals with limited free time, offers a unique learning experience shared between highly motivated potential leaders and our experienced faculty. You will be encouraged to bring work issues and real world scenarios, in the form of projects, cases and panel discussions, while will then be used in class under faculty input and supervision to gain insights, solutions and aid in your career development. Your Executive MBA activities will be therefore conducted in three folds: Faculty Lectures (30%) Faculty Experiences (20%) Student Experiences (50%) Study Hours: The following is the overall schedule of your classroom hours per course. Thursdays, 17:00 – 22:00 Fridays, 09:00 – 18:00 Note: There will be a break of 10 minutes for each study hour listed above (except during your final exams). The administration of these breaks will be at the discretion of your faculty. Assessment/Grading system: The following table gives you the breakdown of your grading percentage during a 3-credit course. Week 1: Project (or two Mini-Projects) [20%], Mini-Case 1 [10%] Week 2: Mini-Case 2 [10%], Assignment [10%], Midterm Exam [10%] Week 3: Mini-Case 3 [10%] Week 4: Final Exam [30%] Entry Requirements Good Academic Standing Applicants for the Executive MBA program must have an undergraduate degree (Bachelor’s degree) from an accredited university with a CGPA of 3.0 and above on a 4.0 scale or its equivalent (50%+ overall average). Applicants with lower scores may be required to meet the academic panel and admission will be decided based on the panel recommendation. Applicants from a non-federal UAE university will be required to obtain a Bachelor Equivalency from the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific research (MOHESR). Proficiency in English Applicants whose native language is not English are required to take an English Proficiency Test. The minimum required score for TOEFL is 550 (paper-based) and 79 (internet based) or an IELTS band of 6.0. This requirement is not essential. If the applicant has received their Undergraduate degree from a university requiring a TOEFL of 500 or its equivalent test score approved by MOHESR, UAE and can provide proof of this. Work Experience Applicants must have a minimum of 3 years world experience after the completion of their bachelor degree in order to be eligible. Applicants with less may be eligible to join IMT Dubai’s 2 Year MBA designed for fresh graduates. Attestation of Documents All applicants for admission are required to obtain equivalency of their Bachelor degree from the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research. The attestation process is dependent upon whether you completed your bachelor degree in the UAE or in another country. [-]

MBA

Masters in Business Administration (MBA in Dubai)

Campus Full time 2 years September 2016 United Arab Emirates Dubai

The MBA program at IMT-Dubai is designed to provide students with a solid foundation in management disciplines. Upon graduation students are provided with: [+]

Masters in Business Administration (MBA in Dubai) 2 years Morning/afternoon classes taught during the week AED 46,000 / year Objective and Pedagogy of IMT for MBA in Dubai The MBA program at IMT-Dubai is designed to provide students with a solid foundation in management disciplines. Upon graduation students are provided with: A thorough understanding of management disciplines The exposure to first-hand, corporate, real world situations The ability to apply these concepts in varied business environments The ability to analyze and solve problems via critical and creative thinking Leadership and teamwork skills Specializations At the end of the first year of studies, students can choose the area of specialization from the following: International Banking and Finance The Concentration in International Banking and Finance major offers students a unique opportunity to study advanced theory and practice of financial markets and international financial institutions. The focus of this concentration is on current thinking regarding evaluation of the firm, investment decision processes, financing and dividend policy, asset management and financial strategies, and portfolio theory. Marketing and Retail Management Marketing is one of the most practical, areas of concentration at IMT Dubai. MBA students with a specialization in Marketing acquire skills in analyzing and using existing data to make effective marketing decisions. Students learn theories and practices about how products, services and ideas are developed, distributed, priced and promoted by a variety of organisations. Projects and Operations Management The project management specialization opens a number of operational, hands-on, career opportunities. This concentration is focused on providing decision-making skills suited to today’s information and technology intensive environments. This flexible concentration takes a strategic and applications-oriented view of operations. In addition to the core courses, electives are offered in supply chain management, project management, and total quality management. Human Resource Management This specialization is designed to provide future HR professionals with the knowledge, understanding and skills necessary to contribute in both the strategic and tactical management of organization’s Human Resources. The emphasis during the course is on the various aspects of Human Resources i.e. Human Resource Planning, Job analysis, Recruitment and Selection, Training and Development, Performance Management, Compensation and Benefits, Strategic Human Resource Management and Change Management; all of which are essential for effective HR management within organisations. Electives Students are given the opportunity to choose eight electives of their choice. Electives offered are updated regularly to keep up with market trends and demands based on changes in the industry. The curriculum maintains the right balance between knowledge and skills combining a strong conceptual base with exposure to contemporary practices. A variety of learning tools are used for the acquisition of knowledge and skills. Role-play, case study, project work, field experience, assignments, quizzes, seminars and industry visits are some of the many methods used. MBA Program Outline Year 1 During the first year of the MBA Program at IMT Dubai, students attend 12 mandatory courses spread across two semesters. At the end of first year students are placed in profit and non-profit organizations as part of our internship program. The 8 week Internship program helps students to gain knowledge and practical skills within organizations in the UAE and in other countries. Year 2 During the second year of the MBA program at IMT Dubai students will complete 4 core courses and will select 8 elective courses within their field of specialization. Typically students will complete 2 core courses in each semester with 4 elective courses. Students are also given the option to attend classes in other fields on a non-credit basis to expand their academic horizon and gain exposure to other fields of management. During their second year students also complete a Company Project which is a team based assignment focusing on a specific topic or current issue faced by a business. Similar to the internship program, the company project is completed in 8 weeks. Towards the end of company project students prepare a professional report which is assessed by a panel of faculty members and industry experts. Specialization At the end of first year of studies, students are given the choice of specializing in one of the following main business functions/areas: International Banking & Finance Management Marketing and Retail Management Project and Operations Management Human Resource Management Electives MBA students are given with the opportunity to choose eight elective courses from their chosen specialization offered by IMT Dubai. The choice of specialization is based on Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) from the previous year and career interests of the student. Key feature The MBA program at IMT Dubai is designed to launch students into their career by combining strong theoretical concepts with an exposure to current practices and trends in business. A number of learning tools are employed in your course, including but not limited to role-play, case studies, project work, field work, assignments, quizes, seminars and industry visits. Aside from the courses, workshops are also conducted on personality development, career dynamics and self-assessment and business simulation. Entry Requirements Good Academic Standing Applicants for the MBA program must have an undergraduate degree (Bachelor’s degree) from an accredited university with a CGPA of 3.0 and above on a 4.0 scale or its equivalent (50%+ overall average). Applicants with lower scores may be required to meet the academic panel and admission will be decided based on the panel recommendation. Proficiency in English Applicants whose native language is not English are required to take an English Proficiency Test. The minimum required score for TOEFL is 550 (paper-based) and 80(internet based) or an IELTS band of 6.0. This requirement is not essential if the applicant has received their Undergraduate degree from a university requiring a TOEFL of 500 or its equivalent test score approved by MOHESR, UAE and can provide proof of this. Work Experience Although work experience is not mandatory, applicants with previous business experience will be given preference during the selection process. Personal Interview Eligible candidates will be called for personal interview. Admissions will be confirmed based on the performance in the interview. Aptitude Test All MBA applicants are required to submit a valid GMAT/CAT or MAT score. This score is used as one of the criteria that constitutes the candidate’s complete admission’s portfolio.​ Attestation of Documents All applicants for admission are required to obtain equivalency of their Bachelor degree from the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research. The attestation process is dependent upon whether you completed your bachelor degree in the UAE or in another country. [-]

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Dubai International Academic City
P.O Box 345006

Dubai, 345006 AE
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