Are you looking for an exciting and innovative Master of Business Administration programme in the heart of China’s booming eastern corridor?
IBSS at XJTLU offers a contemporary and highly creative, world-class MBA degree through close cooperation with the University of Liverpool. You’ll be immersed in the business practices and cultural intricacies of both China and the Western world—experiencing the best of east and west. IBSS staff bring the MBA to life with cutting-edge global business knowledge and by employing international best practices in management education.
The IBSS MBA is designed with one key goal in mind - to prepare you to succeed in today’s dynamic global business environment. It is is developed to international standards with value-added, China-specific content.
Our real-life curriculum is taught entirely in English by a diverse and expert business academic staff from 28 countries. Our aim is to ensure that our students are strong candidates in the global job market. The programme includes six weeks of study in the heart of the City of London’s financial markets as well as exchange opportunities with top business schools around the world.
Semester 1 • Microeconomics for Managers • Strategic Management • Accounting for Managers • Global Sustainability and Social Reponsbility • Organisational Behaviour and Human Resource Management • Marketing and Sales • Strategic Operations Management • Corporate Finance
Semester 2 Part 1: Campus Abroad in London • Corporate Treasury and Financial Markets Part 2: China Context and Applications • Doing Business with China • Enterprise, Entrepreneurialism and Development In China • Macroeconomics and the Chinese Context
SEMESTER THREE GLOBAL SUSTAINABILITY AND SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY ECONOMICS OF EMERGING INDUSTRIES MANAGING TALENT AND OPERATIONS IN INNOVATIVE INDUSTRIES INTERNSHIPS WITH IBSS CORPORATE PARTNERS
What are my career prospects?
You will access unrivalled China-based business connections thanks to our strategic location within Suzhou Industrial Park, home to many Fortune 500 companies within a community of nearly 5,000 Chinese and international enterprises. Internships, field projects and a dissertation will further develop your understanding of the fast-growing, critically important Chinese market. Upon successful graduation, you will become a part of the University of Liverpool’s worldwide alumni network of over 100,000 based in 130 countries.
page on the Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University website for more details!
“The major challenge of an MBA programme is to apply theory into practice. Live case studies and ‘hands-on’ projects give us practical experience and are some of the most valuable parts of the curriculum.”
50% ScholarshipXJTLU offers a generous scholarship of 50% of the total tuition fee for all full-time masters programmes. All applicants will be considered for this scholarship based on academic merit. Note: There are currently no scholarships available for part-time programmes.
The University of Liverpool discount If you are a graduate of XJTLU, the University of Liverpool or Xi’an Jiaotong University, you will automatically receive a discount of 20% of the tuition fee.
Corporate and Association Discounts
We are pleased to offer corporate and business/professional association discounts for managers
Value of Scholarship(s)
50% off the tuition fee
All applicants for full-time programmes will be considered for this scholarship, based on academic merit.