King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM) - College of Industrial Management (CIM)

Introduction
AACSB Accredited

Established in 1975, the College of Industrial Management (CIM) offers undergraduate degree programs in Accounting, Finance, Management, Management Information Systems, and Marketing. In addition, the college offers three graduate degrees: Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA), Master of Business Administration (MBA) and Master of Accountancy. All graduate programs are periodically reviewed and benchmarked against leading business programs in the United States and revised to remain topical and current with evolving business trends. The graduate programs at CIM are coordinated by the Assistant Dean of the college. An outstanding faculty committed in its efforts toward continuous improvement, through the adoption of new technologies, emphasis on global perspectives and attention to ethical issues, places the CIM business curricula at par with the leading business programs around the world. All aspects of the program are designed to conform to the AACSB standards

The vision and mission of CIM serve as a pivotal focus for the college and provide direction in its pursuit of excellence in teaching, research, and service.

The Vision

To be among the top five business schools in Asia

The Mission

We graduate students with relevant knowledge, skills, and leadership potential that make them the most sought after by employers in the region. We produce high-quality research that is highly regarded by business scholars. We engage the community in valuable and enriching services.

Strategic Goals

  1. Build an outstanding faculty body with proper representation of Saudis
  2. Provide innovative and integrative learning experience to produce globally competitive graduates
  3. Improve significantly the research output and quality
  4. Provide value-adding services to the community
  5. Align structure and ensure responsive management systems
  6. Enhance competitiveness through image and brand building

CIM will continue to lead the way for business education in the Kingdom, ensure that the curriculum remains relevant and current to the needs of stakeholders, incorporate ethics based on the tenets of Islam, forge links with the business community, and foster intellectual development of its faculty.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

This school also offers:

EMBA

EMBA

Campus Part time 4 semesters September 2019 Saudi Arabia Dhahran

The overall purpose of the Executive MBA program at KFUPM is to offer a unique learning opportunity for mid-career and senior executives in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and GCC region who wish to enhance their business knowledge and effectiveness while remaining actively involved in their business and professional careers. Our goal is to empower these professionals to take their companies into the future – locally, nationally, and globally. The participants in our EMBA learn to be forward-thinking individuals with exposure to business processes worldwide [+]

The overall purpose of the Executive MBA program at KFUPM is to offer a unique learning opportunity for mid-career and senior executives in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and GCC region who wish to enhance their business knowledge and effectiveness while remaining upper-level involved in their business and professional careers. Our goal is to empower these professionals to take their companies into the future – locally, nationally, and globally. The participants in our EMBA learn to be forward-thinking individuals with exposure to business processes worldwide.

The program is designed to develop the strategic thinking and leadership skills of participants, as well enhance their understanding of the global economy, and use of information technology in order to prepare them for the challenging roles as business executives in a rapidly changing and globally competitive business environment that demands new perspectives and continuous self-renewal to transform business challenges into opportunities. The program emphasizes cross-functional business knowledge, teamwork and group study, ethics, and value creation as the prime reason d’être of contemporary business enterprises.... [-]


MBA

MBA

Campus Full time 4 semesters September 2019 Saudi Arabia Dhahran

The College of Industrial Management offers a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree, which provides the necessary education and skills to prepare students to work and perform successfully at all, levels of management. The program covers all the functional areas of business and allows the students to take additional elective courses that match their career aims and their personal goals and development, which allows them to further integrate all functional areas and gain the essential overall view of organizational performance. The program accepts both full and part-time students and provides a list of deficiency courses for those whose educational background is not in business fields. Various teaching methods are utilized including experiential learning, cases, team projects, field research, and simulations. [+]

The College of Industrial Management offers a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree, which provides the necessary education and skills to prepare students to work and perform successfully at all, levels of management. The program covers all the functional areas of business and allows the students to take additional elective courses that match their career aims and their personal goals and development, which allows them to further integrate all functional areas and gain the essential overall view of organizational performance. The program accepts both full and part-time students and provides a list of deficiency courses for those whose educational background is not in business fields. Various teaching methods are utilized including experiential learning, cases, team projects, field research, and simulations.... [-]