Executive МВА

Far Eastern Federal University

Program Description

Executive МВА

Far Eastern Federal University

Executive МВА

Executive МВА “ Business in Asia: launching and promoting ” is an international premium-class business education for leaders

  • Focus: business strategies in the Asia-Pacific region (APR)
  • Class profile: top-managers and business owners
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Format: 12 modules (4-5 days a month)
  • Languages: Russian and English
  • Location: Vladivostok and Singapore
  • Start: 8 September, 2017

This program is for you if you want to:

  1. be an effective manager in the new economic conditions of the Russian Far East's development.
  2. understand the specifics of doing business in Asia
  3. build a business network in the APR countries

Program advantages

1. Unique class profile

Program participants are top-managers and business owners with a 5 year management experience. The group consists of 25 people. Competitive selection is made jointly with the Agency for Human Capital Development in the Russian Far East.

2. Industry-experienced faculty

Top professors from leading business schools in Russia and the APR countries, executives of international companies, representatives of federal and regional authorities in Russia.

3. Exposure to regional context

Content of modules and cases is designed to teach business launching and promoting in the APR countries (together with Asian partners as a part of mega projects on the development of the Russian Far East). The international module is held at the National University of Singapore.

4. Focus on practice

Solving your company’s problems using team project work, business simulations, case studies, field practice, and other advanced hands-on teaching methodologies.

5. Business-and-government dialog

The Program provides a platform for discussing regional business issues with authorities with real feedback and solutions to current problems.

6. A real business project development

To complete your graduate work, you will have to defend your own project on starting or scaling a business in one of the APR countries. Personal guidance is provided for your own business project development throughout the year.

7. Flexible format

Program duration is one year. Modules take 4-5 days (Wednesday/Thursday - Sunday), which allows you to study and continue your work. You spend only 2-3 days a month out of the office. At the same time you cover the same business disciplines as in a full-time MBA program.

Location advantages

Why Vladivostok?

  • Proximity to the APR countries
  • "Turning to the East" state policy
  • Free port of Vladivostok
  • Simplified visa requirements
  • Priority development areas

Why Sinpapore?

  • Partnership with the National University of Singapore (No. 1 in Asia and No. 11 in the world, QS rating, 2017)
  • Practical understanding of how to manage a business in Asia
  • Business contacts with Asian partners

Why the FEFU?

  • Venue for high-profile events (APEC, OPEC, EEF)
  • State support
  • 113 years of academic excellence
  • Partnership with innovative structures of the APR
  • Participant of the Federal Project 5-100

Additional opportunities with FEFU

Unique infrastructure

#1 campus in Russia. A whole island for comfortable education: a library, venues for discussions and negotiations, hotels, cafes, a swimming pool, jogging tracks, and a beautiful scenery.

Events

  • Access to high profile events, conferences and networking opportunities (free or discounted participation)
  • Upon admission by July 1, 2017 you will have a chance to become a participant in the Eastern Economic Forum-2017.

Students

Opportunities to recruit talented students and alumni for cooperation with your company.

Program Partner

Agency for Human Capital Development in the Far East

Program format

The Executive MBA FEFU program consists of 12 modules and lasts 12 months.

18 business courses

The courses of the program provide a universal basis for effective business management. You will acquire knowledge and practical tools for business management with Asian partners.

Unique course "Doing Business in Asia"

  • 3-day business course on business development in the APR countries
  • Along with other businessmen in the Far East
  • Specifics of starting a business in Asia
  • Examples of successful pioneers
  • Techniques for intercultural negotiations

International Module in Singapore

  • In partnership with the National University of Singapore (# 1 in Asia and # 12 in the world - QS ranking 2016)
  • Practical understanding of how to manage risks in the Asian context
  • Networking and business partners in Asia

Teaching Methodology

In addition to traditional seminars, the experts use advanced educational methods:

  • Simulation of business situations;
  • Business games;
  • Case-study analysis of Russian and Asian companies;
  • Group and project work;
  • Field trips to the companies.

Thanks to these training methods, you will be able to use the acquired knowledge and skills, right from the first module. Intensive interaction with experts is provided throughout the program, including the times between the modules.

People and events

  • Guest speakers
  • Business networking events
  • Teambuilding
  • Sports

Courses

The program structure is not based on traditional subject areas but rather on practical topics. The content of all courses is focused on business issues in the countries of the Asia-Pacific region. Courses are designed specifically for program participants considering the needs of your companies.

  • Theme 1: Which strategy to choose?
  • Theme 2: How to manage business today?
  • Theme 3: How to become more effective?
  • Topic 4: How to promote your business in Asia?

International Experience

Unique course "Doing Business in Asia"

  • 3-day business course on business development in the APR countries
  • Along with other businessmen in the Far East
  • Specifics of starting a business in Asia
  • Examples of successful pioneers
  • Techniques for intercultural negotiations

International Module in Singapore

  • In partnership with the National University of Singapore (# 1 in Asia and # 12 in the world - QS ranking 2016)
  • Practical understanding of how to manage risks in the Asian context
  • Networking and business partners in Asia

Admissions

Requirements

  • 5+ years of management experience
  • Higher education
  • Strong motivation
  • Leadership potential

Application process

  • Step 1: Submit an application form
  • Step 2: Solve a business case
  • Step 3: Take an interview

The application form is available online. Upon receiving your application, we will contact you and assist in preparing for the next steps. Required documents:

  • An essay on a given topic
  • Letter of recommendation
  • Higher education diploma
  • Passport
  • Employment record
  • Bank details of the organization (in case the fees are paid by your organization).

No preliminary preparation for writing an essay, solving a business case and taking an interview is necessary.

English language requirements

To participate in the international module in Singapore, your English proficiency should be no lower than B2 level.

Students who do not speak English at a sufficient level are accepted on the condition of achieving the required level by the time of participation in the international module - July 2018.

Program start: September 8, 2017

Mitsubishi Scholarships

Mitsubishi Corporation Scholarships - three scholarships of 5000 $.

All applications are automatically considered for a scholarship. Competitive selection is conducted by Mitsubishi representatives.

PROGRAM OUTCOMES

As a result, you will

  • Learn to manage in the new economic conditions of the Far East
  • Understand the specifics of doing business in the Asia-Pacific region
  • Receive assistance in securing funding for your projects
  • Become more effective in your life
  • Receive knowledge and competences to improve your business
  • Expand your network for developing business in Asia

Three documents:

  1. Executive MBA Diploma
  2. Professional Training Diploma
  3. LKYS Certificate, National University of Singapore

A GLANCE INTO THE FUTURE: WHAT'S NEXT?

  • Assistance from the state in the form of measures supporting entrepreneurs in the Russian Far East
  • Networking (alumni club, events)
  • Opportunity to scale your business
  • Prospect of starting a new business in Asia
This school offers programs in:
  • English
  • Russian


Last updated July 11, 2017
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