Global EMBA for Asia Pacific

Get The Global EMBA Experience

UCLA Anderson Global EMBA

Truly Global


Developed jointly by UCLA Anderson School of Management and National University of Singapore Business School, the Global EMBA for Asia Pacific Program will transform your future. With immersion in Bangalore, Shanghai, Los Angeles, and Singapore, you will gain the most complete perspective on global business that is possible with an MBA.

The Global EMBA Advantage

Top-ranked Global EMBA Program

Ranked the #3 EMBA in the world by The Economist and #4 by Financial Times, our program adds the distinction of unique locations to provide an unparalleled experience.

Two MBA Degrees

Earn two MBAs in 15 months from two of the world's top, globally-renowned universities: University of California, Los Angeles and National University of Singapore.

Global Learning Environment

With classes held in four business epicenters - Singapore, Los Angeles, Shanghai, and Bangalore- students gain first-hand knowledge of these powerhouse economies and insight into their diverse business practices.

Global Leaders

Accomplished executives come together from all over the world to expand their business knowledge and skills. Students come from four continents and more than 20 countries, offering diverse national, cultural, professional and functional backgrounds, making each class a global business community.

Program Structure

Six two-week sessions are held in four different countries over 15 months — designed to accommodate the demanding schedules of senior working professionals. The concentrated class schedule minimizes travel and disruption and allows students to maintain their jobs.

Essential Coursework

Our curriculum is designed for senior working professionals who aspire to lead organizations internationally. Expect challenges in and out of the classroom that will transform you into a global business leader.

World-renowned Faculty

Boasting accomplished business leaders and impactful research faculty alike, the Global EMBA faculty is among the most respected group of experts on the foundation and changing dynamic of global business.

Powerful Global Networks

Along with two MBA degrees comes membership and easy connection to the powerful global alumni networks of UCLA Anderson, NUS Business Schools and their broader communities. These close-knit networks of thought leaders guide governments and businesses around the Pacific Rim and across the world.

Student Perspective

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Global EMBA Program Calendar


Completion of the part-time, intensive 15-month UCLA-NUS Global Executive MBA for Asia Pacific program leads to two MBA degrees, one awarded by UCLA Anderson School of Management and one by NUS Business School. Each degree requires satisfactory completion of all necessary degree requirements of both institutions. Students will complete a total of 72 credits — 36 credits from UCLA and 36 credits from NUS.

The calendar for the UCLA-NUS Global Executive MBA for Asia Pacific program consists of six intensive two-week segments. Classes are conducted in residence at NUS in Singapore and UCLA in Los Angeles, and in Shanghai, China, and Bangalore, India.

Session 1
16 May - 30 May 2015
Singapore, Republic of Singapore

Session courses:
1. Macro Economics & Asian Business Environment
2. Economic Analysis for Managers
3. Contemporary issues in Business (Services Management)
Session 2
8 August - 23 August 2015
Los Angeles, California

Session courses:
1. Data Analysis & Management
2. Financial Accounting
3. Strategic Leadership & Strategy Implementions
Session 3
7 November - 21 November 2015
Shanghai, China

Session courses:
1. Logistics & Operations Management
2. Leadership and Managerial Skills
3. Corporate Finance
4. Entrepreneurship & Venture Initiation I
Session 4
19 February - 2 March 2016
Bangalore & New Delhi, India

Session courses:
1) Negotiations Behavior
2) Competitive Strategy & Business Policy
3) Entrepreneurship & Venture Initiation II
Session 5
14 May - 28 May 2016
Singapore, Republic of Singapore

Session courses:
1. Corporate Governance, Business Law & Ethics
2. Marketing Strategry
3. Management Practicum
Session 6
14 August - 28 August 2016
Los Angeles, California

Session courses:
1. Management of Technology & Innovation
2. Corporate Sustainability or (2) Elective Courses
UCLA Anderson Global EMBA Program gives you contacts around the globe.