MBA General

Vision Statement:

We aim to be the first choice of professionals striving to be business leaders.

Mission Statement:

Our mission is to develop world-class managerial knowledge, skills and ethics necessary to have a sustainable impact on business and society.

Admission Requirements :


The minimum requirements for admission are:

  1. A bachelor's degree or recognized equivalent from an accredited institution accepted by Ministry of Education (MOE).
  2. A satisfactory scholastic average; a minimum grade average of "good" in the Bachelor degree.
  3. Official transcripts of all college-level work must be submitted as issued by the university.
  4. ID for Saudi national. If applicant is non-Saudi, then he/she should have an official residency (Iqama) and passport.
  5. Above average GMAT score or GRE score or an equivalent Graduate Quadrat Exam by Qiyas Centre.
  6. If the applicant comes from a country or political entity where English is not the official language, adequate proficiency in English to do graduate work, as evidenced by a TOEFL score of at least 70 on the Internet test or an IELTS Band score of at least 6.0
  7. Minimum One year Professional work experience in the healthcare sector.
  8. Applicant should submit two letters of recommendations from professors who taught him/her or two recommendation letters from manager at his/her workplace.
  9. On-campus Interview.
  10. The graduate study application must be accompanied by a non-refundable application fee payable to Alfaisal University.

Program schedule for MBA- General:


Students must take eight core courses and six elective courses.
A. Core MBA Courses

Core Courses

Course No.

Course Title

CHs

MBA 511

Quantitative Methods

3

MBA 513

Managerial Economics

3

MBA 514

Organization Behaviour

3

MBA 510

Financial Accounting

3

MBA 522

Operations Strategy

3

MBA 512

Marketing Management

3

MBA 516

Managerial Finance

3

MBA 519

Strategic Management

3

Total

 

24



B. Elective MBA Courses
The number of elective courses offered by the CoB will vary, depending on faculty availability. MBA students will be notified about elective options and international study experiences in good time to register for these.

Sample of Elective Courses

Course No.

Course Title

CHs

MBA 518

Human Resource Management

3

MBA 541

HR Planning, Recruitment & Selection

3

MBA 565

HR Development & Performance

3

MBA 532

Supply Chain Management

3

MBA 534

Leading Organizational Change

3

MBA 538

Entrepreneurship and Innovation

3

MBA 558

Value Innovation Strategy

3

MBA 575

Negotiations

3

MBA 542

Contemporary Economic & Financial Issues

3

MBA 551

Derivatives Securities

3

MBA 544

Financial Statement Analysis & Security Valuation

3

MBA 543

Internet Marketing Strategy

3

MBA 550

Service Marketing

3

MBA 581

Managerial Decision Making

3

MBA 574

Global Economics

3

MBA 573

Applied Econometrics

3

MBA 590

Real Estate Analysis

3

MBA 535

Applied Business Research Project

3

MBA 515

Research Methodology

3

MBA 530

Managing Strategic Business Projects

3

MBA 545

Independent Study

3


MBA Course Description



MBA Course Study Plan



MBA Brochure



The same study plan is also available in the Graduate Catalogue. For more information please visit the following webpage:



For detailed admission requirements and how to apply, please visit the following webpage:



For more information please contact

Office of Graduate Business Programs

Tel: +966 11 215-8907
E-mail: mba@alfaisal.edu

Graduate Studies Office

UAN: 920 000570, 920 000 510 (Local)
Tel: +(966) 11 215 7777 (International)
E-mail: gradstudies@alfaisal.edu





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