Master of Business Administration (MBA)

General

Program Description

To develop leaders in the area of business administration who are dedicated to the betterment of society by providing a high-quality management and business education to top caliber students from all segments of Arab society as well as from other countries while focusing on continuous improvement and commitment to excellence in learning, intellectual contributions, and service.

Concentration Courses:

  • MGT 502: Foundations of Leadership
  • ACC 503: Financial Accounting
  • ECO 505: Managerial Economics
  • MIS 504: Information Systems
  • STT 503: Quantitative Methods of Business and Management
  • FIN 503: Managerial Finance
  • MGT 508: Organizational Theory & Behavior
  • MKT 506: Marketing Management
  • MGT 510: Strategic Management
  • MGT 555: Research Project
Last updated December 2017

About the School

Al Yamamah University (YU) was established in May 2001 as a single college by the Al-Khudair family. This marked their second major contribution to education in Saudi Arabia, having pioneered the esta ... Read More

Al Yamamah University (YU) was established in May 2001 as a single college by the Al-Khudair family. This marked their second major contribution to education in Saudi Arabia, having pioneered the establishment of the first private schools in Riyadh in 1957. Authorized as an institution of higher learning by the Ministry of Higher Education, Al Yamamah College opened its doors to male students in September 2004 and to female students in September 2006. In 2008, the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, may Allah protect him, issued a royal decree approving the elevation of Al Yamamah College to university status, the culmination of eight years of planning and hard work to establish a distinctive, modern Saudi educational institution that provides both undergraduate and postgraduate education. Since its inception, the University has established itself at the forefront of the competition among private higher education institutions in the Kingdom using English as a medium for instruction. Read less