King Abdullah I Faculty of Graduate Studies and Scientific Research

Curriculum

The Global MBA program which leads to the award of the Masters Degree in Business Administration is 24 months duration. The program is divided into two parts. Part 1a focuses on developing functional knowledge, Part 1b on developing a strategic perspective on organisational issues, and the second part aims to integrate prior learning through a consultancy activity and an organisational based project which addresses a significant strategic issue.

Modules

Part 1a- Modules

  • GMBA 33711: Induction and Perspectives on managing & organizing
  • GMBA 33712: Organisational behaviour
  • GMBA 33713: Managing operations
  • GMBA 33721: Marketing management
  • GMBA 33731: Business economics
  • GMBA 33741: Management accounting
  • GMBA 33751: Finance

Part 1b- Modules

  • GMBA 33714: Strategic management
  • GMBA 33715: Managing change
  • EXBA 33770:  Integrative exams

Part 2- Modules

  • GMBA 33761: Consultancy challenge
  • GMBA 33780: Dissertation / Organisation based project

Students will be expected to complete assessments as outlined below:

  Stage Courses Credit Hours
Intro. Induction and  Perspectives on Managing and Organizing 3
Part 1a The Functional Perspective Organisational Behaviour 2
  Operations Management 2
  Marketing Management 2
  Business Economics 2
  Management Accounting 2
  Finance 2
Part 1b The Strategic Perspective Strategic Management 3
  Managing Change 2
  Integrative Exams  4
Part 2 - Integrative Perspective Consultancy Challenge 3
  Dissertation- Organisation Based Project 9
  Total 36

Curriculum for Global MBA Program per Semester

First Year
First Semester(9 Credit Hourse)

Course Number Course Name Hours
33711 Induction and Perspectives on managing & organizing 3
33712 Organisational behavior 2
33713 Managing operations 2
33721 Marketing management 22

Second Semester
(9 Credit Hours)

Course Number Course Name Hours
33731 Business economics 2
33741 Management accounting 2
33751 Finance 2
33714 Strategic management 33

Second Year
FFirst Semester (9 Cedit Hours)

Course Number Course Name Hours
33715 Managing change 2
33770 Integrative exams 4
33761 Consultancy challenge 3

Second Semester
(9 Hours)

No. Course Name Hours
33780 Dissertation / Organisation based project 9