Master of Business Administration (MBA)

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Program Description

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

The MBA has always been known as a general management degree to give an additional boost to your resume. In today's highly competitive job market, where skills are no longer the main commodity, more and more workers are finding it a necessity to have an MBA.


Being one of the few Malaysian universities that specialise in delivering education through dual mode, we recognise the flexibility required for working adults to earn while learning. The AeU MBA is a 2-year programme, with 1 weekend a month for face to face tutorials, supported by online learning materials and high-quality curriculum. Easy payment schemes are available too.


Accredited programme [3] by Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA) [4], Ministry of Higher Education.


HIGHLIGHTS


• Part-time programme that can be done within 2 years.

• Electives and specialisation areas allow students to get latest strategies and knowledge easily applied to working place.

• Exams are once in 3 months, but if you feel that you're not ready, you can opt to defer and continue at a later date.


ENTRY REQUIREMENTS


• Bachelor's Degree with Honours in relevant field OR

• Bachelor's Degree in other fields recognized by AeU Senate OR

• Open Entry Qualifications recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia

• Be at least 35 years old

• Possess STPM/Matriculation/Diploma or its equivalent

• Provide evidence of prior learning experience and/or knowledge relevant to programme

• Other qualifications recognised by the AeU Senate


FAST FACTS


Modes of Study:

  • Part Time
  • Blended Learning

Duration: 18 to 20 months

No. of Semesters: 5 (1 semester is 4 months)

No. of Subjects: 11 + 1 project paper


Frequency of Tutorials: Once a month – Saturday & Sunday with 1 tutorial per subject (3hrs 20 min each)


Grading:

  • Assignment 1 20%
  • Assignment 2 40%
  • Final Exam 40%

MQA Accreditation: A 9102 (Full Accreditation)


EPF & HRDF Claimable: YES


LEARNING OUTCOMES


• Promote overall understanding and ability to apply skills on complex problem-solving, decision making and in the application of modern strategic management methods.

• Prepare students for advancement to senior management and leadership. Students will get a comprehensive foundation in fundamental management skills and techniques.

• Successfully apply advanced tools for intelligent decision making in a variety of settings.

• Provide students with content thereby building competencies that will support their development as effective managers.

Last updated March 2018

About the School

Asia e University (AeU) is a dual-mode (residential full time and online distance learning), the international university set in Asia, by Asians for Asia under the Asia Cooperation Dialogue (ACD). Its ... Read More

Asia e University (AeU) is a dual-mode (residential full time and online distance learning), the international university set in Asia, by Asians for Asia under the Asia Cooperation Dialogue (ACD). Its establishment is an initiative of Malaysia, as the prime mover for dual mode learning, with the support of 31 ACD Member Countries as confirmed at the Islamabad 2005 and Doha 2006 ACD Ministerial Meetings. AeU collaborates with global educational institutions to offer quality, affordable and marketable programmes through e-learning. Our cross-border and cross-culture programmes have attracted high numbers of postgraduates from around the world. AeU is also the main facilitator of the Asian Credit Transfer System (ACTS) - the mutual accreditation of academic programmes among Asian educational institutions. The ACTS is a part of AeU's CSR efforts in narrowing the digital divide among Asian communities. Focused on personalised learning on demand, AeU provides education for working professionals in search of flexibility, innovation and creativity in their educational needs. Vision To be a leader and a premier educational hub in the promotion of affordable and quality dual mode learning in Asia. Mission To work in collaboration with universities, institutions and corporations, drawing upon their collective expertise, prestige and resources to provide quality Higher Education and Lifelong Learning. Objectives Provide academic programmes of international reputation by capitalising on the expertise and prestige of collaborating institutions. Provide students with access to relevant, affordable, cost-effective, flexible education, and training programmes. Develop appropriate pedagogical strategies and technologies to strengthen students' critical thinking, creative abilities, and communication skills. Ensure that all programmes and courses meet the quality benchmark established in the policies and standard e-learning best practices among member institutions. Core Values Empowerment: We inspire trust and cultivate responsibilities in order to create value for our clients Excellence: We aspire to excel in our services and are committed to continuous improvement Integrity: We strive to maintain the highest ethical standards and professionalism Creativity: We constantly seek new new and innovative ways to do things Professionalism: We inculcate the highest standards in carrying out duties and tasks Read less