Merage Full-time MBA

Merage Full-time MBA Curriculum covers the Business Fundamentals - Accounting, finance, marketing, operations and strategy but focuses on three areas: Strategic Innovation, Information Technology and Analytic Decision Making. Strategic Innovation allows students to recognize change and innovate accordingly. Information Technology allows students to use IT as a tool for being a better Manager. The ability to make decision when you are bombarded with data is a critical skill for Managers and Leaders. With Analytic Decision Making students develop skills that are essential for making sound Business decisions.

Merage Full-time MBA starts with a Boot camp followed by core courses that build the foundation for the MBA course. What makes Merage unique is the focus on choosing career path right from the start of the program. Students partner with experienced professionals at the Merage MBA Career Centre to determine the best fit career. By having a clear career path, students can select electives that will help them prepare for summer internships. The summer internship provides MBA students to apply the knowledge gained during the first year.

During second year, students can pick a course from a wide range of electives that include Accounting, Control and Corporate Governance, Advanced Web Technologies, Advertising and Communications Management, Analytical Decision-making Models for Management, Applied Game Theory for Managers, Applied Real Estate Security Analysis and Portfolio Management, Behavioural Finance, Brand Management, CEO Management Issues, Consumer Behaviour, Critical IT Decisions for Business Executives, Decision Analysis, Derivatives, EDGE, International Management, Marketing on the Internet, Mergers and Acquisitions, Negotiations, US Healthcare Policy, Venture Capital and Private Equity and many more interesting course.

As a second year student, students are given the opportunity to travel for international study trip. The purpose of the trip is to provide students with the exposure to Global Business (company visits and seminars).  Some of the recent International Study Trips include visits to China, Europe and Latin America.

Merage Full-time MBA program values Experiential Learning. With The Merage MBA Field project, students will work with companies in California on a 10-week corporate project. During the project, students have to develop solutions that address the Business challenges faced by the companies.  For students who are interested in Investment Banking, THE POLARIS PROJECT INVESTMENT COMPETITION gives student with the real world experience in making investments and stock purchases. Students can earn up to $12000 from this competition.

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Average Experience in Years: 
4 Year(s)
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50% Experential Learning
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Program Duration: 
21 Months
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