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MBA Master of Business Administration
- General Information

    Why MBA at Nankai University?

    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.

    • A member of the prestigious 211 and 985 project groups
    • Ranked 10th overall in China (QS World University Rankings 2015/16)
    • Ranked 277 in the world ((QS World University Rankings 2015/16)
    • Alumina includes Zhou Enlai, the first PRCPremier, two Nobel Prize winners and many celebrated Chinese playrights, writers and historians.
    • Nankai has developed cooperative relationswith 300 colleges and research institutes in over 40 countries
    • Approximately 24,000 students and almost 3000 international students
    • Endowed with a pleasant climate, picturesque surroundings and a favorable academic atmosphere, Nankai University is an ideal place for learning.
    • Located in the city of Tianjin, the fastest growing economic region in China, just 30 minutes away from Beijing by bullet train.

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    Teaching Objective

    Nankai University MBA is designed to cultivate 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.

    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

    Courses Structure

    Two years full-time study, including an internship and completion of a Master\'s Thesis. The major functions of business are covered as core subjects, including finance, banking, economics, strategic management, international business and marketing. There is also a wide range of elective subjects avaliable.

    Compulsory modules Compulsory modules Sample selection of optional modules - subject to change due to demand
    • China in Transition: Economy, Organization and Management
    • Strategic Management
    • Data, Models and Decisions
    • Managerial Economics
    • Marketing Management
    • Information Technology Management
    • Corporate Finance
    • Operations Management
    • Organizational Behaviour
    • International Business
    • Corporate Governance
    • Entrepreneurial Management
    • Accounting
    • Supply Chain Management
    • Competitive Intelligence
    • Leadership
    • Project Management
    • Taxation and Foreign Investment in China

    Modules maybe subject to change


    Nankai University's MBA programme is accredited by AMBA(Association of MBAs) , the only professional membership association that connects MBA students, graduates, accredited business schools, and MBA employers.


    Internships - Links with Industry

    As part of the programme, all students go through an internship with an international or Chinese business locally in Tianjin or in the nearby region. This is an excellent opportunity for students to put their learning to the test in the real world, gain real experience, and build business networks. Some of the companies who have provided internship positions for Nankai MBA students include:

    • BMW China
    • Royal Shell Group
    • McDonald’s Food Co. Ltd.
    • LVMH Group
    • China Mobile
    • Neusoft Group
    • Xie He Medical Group
    • Zheng Jun Strategic Managerial Consultation Group


    Tuition Fee
    Master RMB 85,000 pre year
    RMB 170,000 in total (About $ 31,170)
    Accommodation Fee
    Balitai Campus
    Double Room RMB 104 to RMB 90
    Jinnan Campus
    Double Room RMB 40 to RMB 50
    Single Room RMB 55 to RMB 75
    Other Fees
    Application Fee RMB 400 to RMB 900
    Service Fee USD 50
    Living Expense RMB 1,850 to RMB 2,300
- How Much Scholarship Cover
Admission Only
- You Need Pay After Got Scholarship (RMB)
  • Tuition:  85,000 / Year
  • Accommodation: 750 to 1200 RMB per month
  • Living Expense: 600 to 3000 RMB per month
- Requirement
  • Undergraduate degree from a recognised university.
  • Final transcripts required.
  • IELTS 6.0 or equivalent
  • 21 years and above
  • A minimum of 2 years professional fullNtime work experience
- Application Documents

1. Application Form

Please upload your finished application form here.

2. Photocopy of valid passport

With name, passport number & expiration date, and photo included

3. Passport photo

A recent passport-sized photo of the applicant

4. Undergraduate school transcript

5. Certificate of Bachelor Degree

Graduation certificate in languages other than Chinese or English should be translated into Chinese or English and be certified by notarization.

6. IELTS 6.0 or equivalent

Certificate of English Proficiency

7. Resume

An up to date CV, including details of all relevant professional and work experience, with your application.(Only for MBA program)

  • Step 1: Click "Apply Now" button below and pay scholarship service fee.

  • Step 2: Wait for the payment confirmation, then provide documents guidance. (including the application form)

  • Step 3: Submit documents and wait for result and admission documents (including admission letter, visa letter)
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