MQA/FA 0677 | KPT/R/340/7/0708 | (12/2021)
1 years 4 months (Full Time)
2-4 years (Part Time)
Malaysian Qualification Agency
Raffles University’s MBA degree will fast track your career and maximise your managerial skills, as it is focused on the market’s needs and latest trends. This is a professionally-oriented programme to develop advanced skills in business for students who already have some practical business experience. The aim is to provide the knowledge and skills for them to operate effectively as senior managers or executives.
The MBA programme at RU is designed to deliver a solid, integrated and multidisciplinary curriculum focussing on general and evolving management theories and practice through the use of lectures, readings, case studies, group projects, presentations, business simulations and the dissertation or business study mission, all of which are emphasised to give students the necessary abilities to handle real-life business situations.
The foundation of this MBA is dedicated to applied business education in a multicultural learning environment, comprising of two key management skills, (i) functional skills of economics, finance, marketing, operations, management, and accounting, and (ii) performance skills of leadership, teamwork, ethics, social responsibilities, and communication that are so critical for effective management in a competitive global economy.
There are six specialisations that students can focus on, once they complete the compulsory core modules.
These are: management, marketing, finance, entrepreneurship, international business and accounting.
Our MBA programme attracts students from very diverse industries and cultures, and RU lecturers will leverage on these differences and translate them into learning opportunities. If you’re ready to take on the challenge of being a new or better leader in your industry, the RU MBA programme is your choice.
Beyond the curriculum and classroom learning experiences, RU will establish a network of MBA students, alumni, faculty, and a professional link to business and community leaders. This network can be very useful for students when beginning a job search, developing a career path, building business relationships in their current career, or pursuing expertise outside their current field.
CEO, CIO, CFO, COO, Management Analyst, Management Consultant, HR Director, Marketing Director, Advertising Specialist, Marketing Research Analyst, Financial Analyst, Credit Analyst.
A recognised Bachelor Deree or equivalent in any field with a minimum CGPA of 2.50
Others: If a student does not meet the minimum CGPA of 2.50, they can be accepted if they have a minimum of 5 years working experience.
TOEFL Paper: 497
MUET: Band 4
GCE O Level /1119: Grade C
UEC: English B4
TOEFL Paper: 497
TOEFL iBT: 60
MUET: Band 4
The Raffles MBA was a stepping stone for my career and personal development. It gave me the tools to tackle and manage top decisions. I work for an international Pharmaceutical manufacturing company and with the knowledge and experience gained from MBA, I am able to communicate effectively with the management and make an effective contribution to the company’s success.
Being the leader of a sales team, I needed relevant knowledge to be able to lead and achieve our team’s targets. Although I have worked in this industry for a long time, higher qualification was necessary for me to move ahead in my career. I am glad to have met my lecturers and course mates whoo have guided me with their knowledge from working in their own industries.
RU (formerly known as RUI) has provided me with proper guidance and knowledge to think and overcome issues creatively. From what I have learnt, I can definitely say that RU achieved their mission, which is to provide quality education. I feel proud and grateful to be an RU student.
I am glad to be a Raffles Student as I am able to make new friends from all over the world. The lecturers in Raffles always provide a great study environment for us. I have improved my presentation and soft skills rapidly in a few months.
RU is an excellent training ground to cultivate future entrepreneurs. I learnt the functional and practical approaches to business that will be useful in preparing me in the real world.
RU helped me develop a positive attitude towards my studies and discover more about myself.
Raffles University provided a pleasant and friendly atmosphere for students to study. The teachers were incredibly knowledgeable, and brought real world expertise to their teaching method. Apart from that, the lecturers are very caring to students. They ensured every class was fun, educational, and interactive. They put in a lot of effort to groom me and transform me into a corporate professional.
The lecturers at RU are highly experienced and veterans in the industry. They challenge the status quo and challenge us to dive deep when solving problems which allowed us to practice our skills and prepare us to navigate in the working industry.
Raffles University’s professors and courses have given me a deeper knowledge of the global environment and aided my personal development in decision making in my professional space.
Raffles’ MBA course was not only about pursuing a degree but most importantly, it was about making valuable connections, networks and collaborations among colleagues who came from a diverse expertise within their industry.