MBA- General -Master of Business Administration(MBA)

Vision Statement:
We aim to be the first choice of professionals striving to be business leaders.

Mission Statement:
Our mission is to develop world-class managerial knowledge, skills and ethics necessary to have a sustainable impact on business and society.

Admission Requirements
The minimum requirements for admission are:

  1. A bachelor's degree or recognized equivalent from an accredited institution accepted by Ministry of Education (MOE).
  2. A satisfactory scholastic average; a minimum grade average of "good" in the Bachelor degree.
  3. Official transcripts of all college-level work must be submitted as issued by the university.
  4. ID for Saudi national. If applicant is non-Saudi, then he/she should have an official residency (Iqama)
  5. Above average GMAT score or an equivalent Graduate Quadrat Exam held by Qias Centre.
  6. If the applicant comes from a country or political entity where English is not the official language, adequate proficiency in English to do graduate work, as evidenced by a TOEFL score of at least 70 on the Internet test or an IELTS Band score of at least 6.0
  7. Minimum One year Professional work experience.
  8. Applicant should submit two letters of recommendations from professors who taught him/her or two recommendation letters from manager at his/her workplace.
  9. On-campus Interview.
  10. The graduate study application must be accompanied by a non-refundable application fee payable to Alfaisal University.

Program schedule for MBA- General:

Students must take eight core courses and 6 elective courses.(42 Credit Hours).

A. Core MBA Courses

Core Courses

Course No.

Course Title

CHs

MBA 511

Quantitative Methods

3

MBA 513

Managerial Economics

3

MBA 514

Organization Behaviour

3

MBA 510

Financial Accounting

3

MBA 522

Operations Strategy

3

MBA 518

Human Resources Management

3

MBA 516

Managerial Finance

3

MBA 519

Strategic Management

3


B. Elective MBA Courses
The number of elective courses offered by the CoB will vary, depending on faculty availability and timetabling possibility. MBA students will be notified about elective options and international study experiences in good time to register for these.

Sample of MBA Elective Courses

Course No.

Course Title

CHs

MBA 518

Human Resource Management

3

MBA 541

HR Planning, Recruitment & Selection

3

MBA 565

HR Development & Performance

3

MBA 532

Supply Chain Management

3

MBA 534

Leading Organizational Change

3

MBA 538

Entrepreneurship and Innovation

3

MBA 581

Managerial Decision Making

3

MBA 575

Negotiation

3

MBA 528

Managerial Accounting

3

MBA 558

Value Innovation Strategy

3

MBA 542

Contemporary Economic & Financial Issues

3

MBA 543

Internet Marketing Strategy

3

MBA 550

Service Marketing

3

MBA 574

Global Economics

3

MBA 573

Applied Econometrics

3

MBA 590

Real Estate Analysis

3

MBA 535 Applied Business Research Project
3

MBA 515

Research Methodology

3



MBA Course Description

MBA Course Study Plan


The same study plan is also available in the Graduate Catalogue. For more information please visit the following webpage: Graduate Catalogue

For detailed admission requirements and how to apply, please visit the below link:

For Admission Scholarships & Other Informaton

For more information please contact

Office of Graduate Business Programs
Tel: + (966) 11 215-8907
E-mail: MBA@alfaisal.edu

Graduate Studies Office

UAN: 920 000570, 920 000 510 (Local)
Tel: +(966) 11 215 7777 (International)
E-mail: gradstudies@alfaisal.edu