The MBA-MSc (Double Degree) programme is an exciting partnership designed in collaboration between Graduate School of Business, Universiti Sains Malaysia and Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow. The programme aims to provide students with a rigorous and comprehensive general management curriculum from the perspectives of South East Asian and European academics and practitioners; including a minimum of one-month work placement with our industry partners in Malaysia. Apart from that, there are 15 scholarships on offer to students from ASEAN, with certain criteria to be met.
The MBA-MSc (Double Degree) programme is a two-years degree with the first year studying MBA at Graduate School of Business, USM. In the second year, students will have the opportunity to travel to Glasgow to study one of the three MSc programmes on offer: Corporate Governance & Accountability; Environment & Sustainability Development; or International Strategic Marketing at Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow.
What will you get from this programme?
The combination of established academic programmes with an equally interactive face-to-face period in Graduate School of Business, Universiti Sains Malaysia, and Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow provides the perfect environment for a program of the highest quality and teaching standards.
1- You will be awarded two Master’s degrees instead of one, from two renowned universities and in of course less time than it would have taken to study the two degrees consecutively.
2- You will enhance your academic learning experience, international exposure, professional network, and career development.
3- You will have the opportunity to explore a new country and experience an entirely different culture.
4- You will build critical thinking, communications, leadership, and entrepreneurial skills.
Upon Graduation, you will be able:
1- To apply cross-disciplinary knowledge to diagnose and address complex business problems holistically.
2- To use scientific methods and critical thinking in developing robust business strategies.
3- To incorporate sustainability and ethics into your decision-making process.
4- To embrace an innovative and entrepreneurial mindset in seeking business and management solutions.
5- To demonstrate effective interpersonal and communication skills in engaging with multiple stakeholders.
Programme Starts: September 2020
Duration: 2 years (24 months including Research Project)