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The Nankai MBA is designed to cultivate the business executives of the future for senior leadership positions in China and around the world. It develops your decision-making and problem-solving capabilities and equips you with strategic business foresight, as well as developing your entrepreneurial drive.

Students study international, functional, business management, economics and strategy, with a strong focus on China and the Chinese business perspective. You also gain real-life experience through internships in international and Chinese companies.

The study and internship experience, alongside the opportunity to learn Mandarin, mean that as a graduate from this course you will acquire a unique ‘China skillset’. This will equip you to meet the growing demand for these skills and experience from both international and Chinese employers

Start your application today, or find out more about how to apply to Nankai University.

Why choose this programme?

The increasing number of multinationals entering the China market means there is a real demand for knowledge of both Chinese and western business practices.

Global companies looking to grow their business in China and Chinese companies looking to venture into international markets are all looking for employees who understand the China business environment, conventions and language.

The Nankai MBA is designed to produce the international business executives of the future who meet these requirements.

Course description

The MBA at Nankai University is a two-year postgraduate degree that combines collaborative and interactive class-based study with short-term internships and a Master's thesis to produce the business management executives of the future.

The MBA is designed to cultivate business management executives of the future for senior leadership positions in China and globally

Studying an MBA in China equips students with strategic foresight and entrepreneurial spirit as well as decision-making and problem-solving capabilities. The MBA is a top international Business qualification from an internationally recognised and prestigious university, one that is well-respected by employers in China and around the world.

  • Nankai Business School is ranked 3rd for Business Administration in China (CUCAS 2012)
  • Nankai’s MBA programme is internationally accredited by AMBA
  • 8,000+ Nankai MBA graduates have moved on to careers in the global business arena
  • The programme is taught in English and students learn Chinese alongside their MBA
  • Nankai is a member of the Association of Asia-Pacific Business Schools


What will I study?

Nankai University’s MBA will provide students with global business strategic and functional knowledge and experience, but with a strong focus on China and a Chinese business perspective. The experience, coupled with the compulsory learning of Mandarin alongside MBA classes, results in graduates having a China skillset that is in demand with both international and Chinese employers.

  • Most classes involve collaboration and networking with fellow students
  • Teamwork and group projects are a key component of the course
  • Business Master Classes hosted by leading professionals enhance students’ employability and network opportunities
  • All students undertake an internship with an international or Chinese business
Compulsory modules Compulsory modules Sample selection of optional modules -subject to change due to demand
  • The General Theory Of China's Economy
  • Strategic Management
  • Data, Models and Decisions
  • Managerial Economics
  • Marketing Management
  • Enterprise Information Resource Management
  • Corporate Finance
  • Operations Management
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • International Business
  • Corporate Governance
  • Entrepreneurial Management
  • Financial Accounting
  • Modern Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Business Competitive Intelligence
  • Leadership
  • Project Management
  • The Tax Theory and Practice


How do I qualify?

Academic requirements:
Successful completion of a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent with good grades
English requirements: IELTS 6.0 or equivalent
Additional requirements: Professional or full-time work experience for 2 years minimum. Please include an up to date CV, including details of all relevant professional and work experience, with your application.
Age: 21 years and above

This popular course will fill up quickly so apply now


When can I start?

This is a 2-year programme

Start date Term dates Fees
September 2016 September - July RMB 85,000 per year
(approx £8,744 per year)
(approx US $13,293 per year)

Please note course fees are pegged against China RMB. Prices in other currencies are subject to currency fluctuations.

Tuition fees do not include:

  • Text books – RMB 500+ per year (approx £50+ / US $82+)
  • Application fee – RMB 1,000 (approx £100 / US $164)
  • Registration fee – RMB 400 (approx £40 / US $64 approx)
  • Accommodation - find out more about our accommodation at Nankai University

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Career prospects

In a rapidly-changing global economic environment, where it is increasingly important to understand the international perspective, a postgraduate degree gained outside your own country will be an invaluable asset on your CV.

The masterclasses delivered by leading professionals will enhance your knowledge of real life scenari


os and ultimately contribute to your future employability and networking opportunities.

  • The world’s leading economy and a driver of economic opportunities in your own country and in China
  • Over the past 10 years, China’s economy has grown 7 times faster than America’s (316% growth vs. 43%)
  • Join the 328,330 international students already studying in China

Lifestyle: An ancient culture, modernising fast

  • By the end of 2012, there were 1.1 billion mobile phone users in China – double the combined number of people in the United States and Japan
  • By 2020 it is predicted that China will account for 19% of the global demand for all luxury goods
  • More than 300 million people use blogs and social networking sites – that’s approximately the combined population of France, Germany, Italy, Spain, and the United Kingdom
  • China’s first Starbucks opened in 1999 – 14 years on, there are now 850 outlets across 70 Chinese cities
  • In the past year China has overtaken the UK to join the list of the world’s top five wine-consuming nations
  • Learn about China – living in China is the best way to learn about its fascinating culture, language (all students learn mandarin alongside their medical studies) and history whilst studying towards an internationally relevant degree
  • Embrace the exciting opportunity and experiences

This popular course will fill up quickly so apply now!


Contact Info

Level 35-02, Q Sentral, 2A Jalan Stesen Sentral 2, KL Sentral, 50470 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
+60 12 380 0501 (KY Lee)                            (WhatsApp and WeChat ID - ky_lee7 available)      wecharwhatsapp

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