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IE-SMU Master of Business Administration

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The IE-SMU Master of Business Administration from Singapore Management University provides professionals with content and methods from two world-class business schools while including the latest innovation in curriculum design.

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IE Business School and Singapore Management University have joined hands to put forth a 13-month, part-time, MBA that blends IE’s strong management fundamentals with SMU’s innovative curriculum. 

The programme

The IE-SMU Master of Business Administration  alliance brings together two elite institutions, providing students with access to unparalleled business knowledge.

Using a blended learning methodology, which combines face-to-face learning with interactive online periods, this joint-MBA will allow students to couple the best of theory and practice by testing out newly learned concepts, skills and management techniques. 

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Project Management
  • Personal Branding
  • Presentation Skills
  • Financial Accounting
  • Managerial Economics
  • Corporate Finance
  • Marketing 
  • Critical Thinking
  • Business Analytics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 13 months

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Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • GMAT / GRE / SMU AT / ieGAT


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