International Management

The American University in Cairo

12 months
735 USD/credit
522 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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The International Management program from The American University in Cairo is a one-year pre-experience master program that builds on previous knowledge acquired by students in their Bachelor’s degree studies. 


Program Description

The MIM year is composed of three main terms, whereby students are required to spend one term at AUC, one term at any of the other CEMS member schools around the globe, and one international internship of at least 8 weeks outside the country at which the student applied and was accepted. Students command of at least three (3) languages, including mother tongue, are mandatory to graduate. Upon graduation, the MIM students become alumni of both AUC and CEMS.

The International Management program from The American University in Cairo is the most international pre-experience master program in the world as it combines solid academic education with relevant business practice. The curriculum includes components of the (MIM/CEMS) common curriculum (i.e. offered in all schools member of the CEMS alliance) as well courses and seminars tailored to the specific local and regional context. The curriculum as well as the courses’ content are designed, regularly updated, and delivered in collaboration with corporate and social partners to ensure the curriculum is practical and relevant to the local, regional, and global business environment. It represents hence a perfect preparation for the students targeting an international career in business.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Global Strategy 
  • Global Management Practice
  • Bottom of the Pyramid (BOP) Marketing
  • Advanced Financial Management: Cases from the Middle East 
  • Global Supply Chain Management
  • Economics of Cultural Heritage 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




35 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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

  • A Bachelor’s degree in business, economics, accounting
  • For students holding a bachelor degree in a non-business bachelor degree a minimum of 30 credit hours of business courses is required (60 ECTS).
  • High academic records 
  • Provide proof of proficiency in English (if not mother tongue) 
  • A maximum of two years from the graduation date (undergraduate degree) and the date of the start of the MIM program.
  • Two letters of references from instructors or employers advocating the student’s readiness to the AUC
  • One-page letter of motivation. 
  • Applicant’s updated Curriculum Vitae. 
  • Command of a second language other than English 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    735 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 735 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    522 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 522 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.


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