The UCLA - NUS Global Executive MBA for Asia Pacific program continues expanding and building on its Financial Times No. 5 ranking of the best executive MBA programs in the world. The program, in partnership with the National University of Singapore Business School now has 90 students over two cohorts. In May, Senior Associate Dean Carla Hayn welcomed the program's ninth intake in Singapore. The new class is comprised of 45 senior executives from 13 countries, representing 18 nationalities, with an average age of 39 and average work experience of 14 years. In addition to Singapore and the United States, countries represented include: Australia, Brazil, China, France, Japan, Kazakhstan, Philippines, Russia, South Korea, Switzerland and Taiwan.
Conducted over 15 months, this one-of-a-kind concentrated dual degree program structure allows busy executives the flexibility to work while attending intensive residential teaching modules in four of the leading epicenters of the Pacific Rim - Los Angeles, Singapore, Shanghai and Bangalore. Participants become immersed in Asian and North American perspectives and in a range of cultures with a diverse group of exceptional peers broadening their global perspective and mindset.
Upon completion of the program, participants are awarded two globally recognized MBA degrees - one from UCLA Anderson and one from NUS Business School, equipping them with essential skills and knowledge required to lead organizations successfully in a global economy.