Accelerated MBA

NIDA Business School

Program Description
AACSB Accredited

Accelerated MBA

NIDA Business School

Accelerated MBA Program (AMBA), one-year MBA program is a special international program under the International MBA Program. It focuses on exchanging knowledge and virtues international business administration, especially in the Asia-Pacific region, where there are business opportunities in making investment and expanding enterprises, especially in high-potential countries, for example, the west and the south of China, ASEAN with an emphasis on CLMV, i.e. Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, and Vietnam. This program is carried out during official working hours.

Accelerated MBA (AMBA) program structure contains 14 subjects (independent study included)

Basic Courses 9 credits
Required Courses 6 credits
Core Courses 15 credits
Elective Courses 9 credits
Independent Study 3 credits
Total 42 credits

Accelerated MBA (AMBA) requires only one year finishing all coursework within 4 semesters with 42 credits. Accelerated MBA also offers an internship, business trip, exchange program and double-degree program.

More choices, more opportunities
Accelerated MBA (AMBA) provide 3 options for your international study opportunities
  • Exchange Program with collaborative partner universities and/or
  • Double-Degree Program, Indiana University Bloomington and/or
  • Business Trip, Company visit abroad

Application Information

Accelerated MBA (AMBA) Application Information

  • Applicants must hold a bachelor’s degree in any field or major from an accredited academic institution and have a TOEFL score of 500 PBT, 173 CBT, and 61 iBT or IELTS score of 6.0 or NIDA TOEFL ITP score of 500 or General English Test from NIDA score of 500.
  • Applicants who are native speakers of English or who have completed undergraduate studies in English within 5 years prior to application.

Application Materials for Accelerated MBA (AMBA)

  • Completed Application form (free)
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Two of 1-inch photos taken not more than six months prior to application date
  • Copy of complete official transcript of undergraduate studies (Applicants holding a bachelor’s degree (continuing from an Associate’s degree) must submit transcripts for both degrees (Bachelor’s and Associate’s))
  • One copy of Identification Card / One copy of Passport
  • Evidence of any change of name (if applicable)
  • Record of English language proficiency test (TOEFL score or NIDA test or IELTS)
  • In cases where the applicant has graduated from an institute outside of Thailand, students must submit:
    • A Letter of Confirmation on Standard Curriculum for Bachelor’s Degree This can be obtained from the Bureau of Standards and Evaluation at the Commission on Higher Education, Ministry of Education Tel: +66 2 610 5380-2, or contact NIDA’s Educational Service Division for more details, 0-2354-5481
    • An Official Letter of Certification for their Bachelor’s Degree Graduation with their University Council’s approval as well as a complete transcript with the specified date of graduation which must be sent directly from the applicant’s university to the address below:
      Educational Service Division
      National Institute of Development Administration
      118 Seri Thai Road, Khlong Chan
      Bangkapi, Bangkok 10240 Thailand
      Facsimile: +66 2 377 7477

Fees for Accelerated MBA (AMBA)

  • Application Fees 1,200 Baht
  • Tuition Fees 4,300 Baht/Credit
  • Activity Fees 30,000 Baht
  • Total Fees 229,000 Baht

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated April 4, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
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June 2019
1 year
Full time
229,000 THB
Total Fees 229,000 Baht
Thailand - Bangkok
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Thailand - Bangkok
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