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Executive Master of Business Administration, M.B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 13 months
University rank #11 (QS) Singapore, Singapore
 As Asia continues to power the global economy, the Nanyang Technological University Executive Master of Business Administration  prepares you to meet the challenges and rigors of the new marketplace.
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Why should I pursue this programme?

  • Executive Master of Business Administration programme is offered by Nanyang Technological University, ranked as one of the top five business schools in Asia
  • NBS is part of Nanyang Technological University and maintains the university’s reputation for research excellence and industry relevance
  • NBS’s MBA is Singapore’s No. 1 MBA, Economist Intelligence Unit, "Which MBA?" Ranking Survey 2004-2012
  • NBS is the first Singapore business school to achieve both AACSB and EQUIS accreditation
  • Cutting-edge courses such as Cultural Intelligence & Strategic Leadership Development focus on creating global leaders
  • Prepares graduates for a global world with modules such as “Global Strategy & Business Opportunities in Latin Europe America and Africa”
  • Provides US and European experience through two intensive weeks at the University of California at Berkeley and one week at Wharton
  • EMBA students are enrolled in the Berkeley-Nanyang Advanced Management Programme, allowing for even more exposure to western markets
  • SPRING Singapore will cover up to 70 percent of tuition fees (eligibility conditions apply) for Singapore business owners and SMEs.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Asian leadership 
  • Cultural intelligence in a globalised workplace 
  • Economy issues in Asia 
  • Adding value through HR management 
  • General Management
  • Aviation & Air Transport
  • ​Hospitality Management

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Full-time duration 13 months
    • Average part-time duration 30 months
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


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General Requirements

Candidates with extensive industry experience who do not hold an undergraduate degree are assessed on a case-by-case basis and may be asked to complete the GMAT exam.

  • Exceptional manager with a minimum of 8 years of experience, including 5 years in a managerial role (average age:39)
  • Strong career progression and proven ambition to succeed
  • Outstanding industry-specific experience for the small- and medium-sized enterprises, aviation, and hospitality
  • Possess an Undergraduate degree from a recognised university
  • Complete fluency in English

Work Experience

At least 8 year(s) of work experience are required.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    73507 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 73507 USD per year and a duration of 13 months.
  • National

    73507 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 73507 USD per year and a duration of 13 months.
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100000 S$

Living costs for Singapore

  • 1878 - 3880 SGD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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