The UCLA-NUS Executive MBA is designed to prepare you for C-level leadership and transform your future. You will immerse yourself in a global classroom learning from world-class faculty from UCLA Anderson and NUS Business School and collaborating with peers from around the globe, who have rich business experience and expertise in their fields. Having classmates from diverse national and cultural backgrounds provides a unique opportunity to broaden your knowledge and perspectives.

These two degrees are much greater than the sum of their parts. While you apply for both, the returns (78% avg. after graduation*) are astounding given your investment of time and resources.

*Source 2014 FT EMBA Rankings

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*Applicants are encouraged to apply early. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis.

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

Dec. 4, 2017 (early deadline, $200 application fee waived if full application received by this deadline) 

Jan. 31, 2018 (final deadline) 

Program Dates

Start: May 2018 
End:  August 2019

Class of 2019 Application

The application for the Class of 2019, which begins in May 2018 in Singapore, is now available.

What We're Looking For


Prospective candidates are exepcted to satisfy the admissions requirement of both UCLA Anderson School of Management and NUS Business School.

While there isn't a set criteria for an ideal candidate for the program, successful candidates typically have

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    A minimum of ten years' full-time work experience after receiving a bachelor's degree.
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    A bachelor's or equivalent degree representing completion of at least four years of study from a university or university-level institution.
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    High-level managerial responsibility or demonstrated leadership qualities.
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    Extensive international exposure and cross-culturally sensitivity.
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    Ability to contribute to the global learning experience of fellow business leaders.
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    Ability to work well with people from different backgrounds and cultures.

Dr. Anna Gryaznova (’13)

Fees & Financing


Expected student charges for 2018-2019 academic year is US$115,000 (exclusive of 7% Singapore Goods & Services Tax (GST) where applicable). The student fee of US$115,000 includes costs of recommended texts and readings, and most meals for residential segments, but it does not include the cost of travel, accommodation and other miscellaneous expenses.

Student charges are paid in three installments prior to Module 2, Module 4, and Module 6.

*Student charges are subject to change on an annual basis.
*The universities reserve the right to revise the fee as appropriate.

Private Loans

Low-cost private student loans are available through SallieMae Smart Option Loans. For more information about the Sallie Mae Smart Option Loan and Prodigy Loan applications, please contact the UCLA Anderson Financial Aid Office.

Connie Kwan 
Assistant Director of Financial Aid
110 Westwood Plaza
B-201 Gold Hall
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Post 9/11 GI Bill

Eligible active-duty military and veterans can use their Post-9/11 GI Bill to finance their GEMBA. Interested military personnel can contact the UCLA Registrar’s Veterans Affairs Coordinator via e-mail at or in person from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (no appointment required) at the following address:

Veterans Affairs Coordinator
UCLA Registrar's Office
111 Murphy Hall
Los Angeles, CA 90095