The AUI Executive MBA Program offers 7 unique features for its participants:
1. 100% English-speaking environment
2. High caliber domestic and international faculty, mixing academia and practice
3. Small class size
4. Innovative learning methods
5. Global immersion with two international study trips
6. Strong alumni network
7. Prestigious university
The Executive MBA program is designed to meet the professional educational needs of experienced, upper level managers and senior executives. The EMBA program provides students with the theoretical tools, practical insights and essential hands-on skills necessary to be competitive in the global economy. The program develops leadership, managerial, organizational and strategic decision-making competencies so that students can directly and immediately apply what they learn in class into their own workplaces. Such development, coupled with peer to peer learning, internationalization and top-ranked faculty, create an academic environment for executives to transform themselves and their thinking. EMBA candidates have a minimum of 6-10 years of managerial experience and a working level of English. Diverse cohorts allow for networking amongst industry professionals from all types of organizations - corporate, non-profit and governmental entities.
The Core courses are taught in Casablanca at the TechnoPark, making it convenient for Executives to attend from Casablanca as well as other cities in Morocco.
CONVENIENT SCHEDULE DESIGNED FOR EXECUTIVES
The EMBA course schedule is designed to meet the needs of busy executives. Class sessions generally meet three consecutive days per month: Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Class dates are provided in advance so that students can plan their busy agendas. Click here for 2017-2018 EMBA Program Calendar. Students in the Executive MBA program will take between 18-24 months to complete the program.
2 INTERNATIONAL STUDY TRIPS
There are two, one-week required international residencies during the program - to AUI's partner schools in the USA and Sub-Saharan Africa.
These immersion experiences are multi-faceted: they provide an opportunity to take 1-2 EMBA courses in each location with top international faculty, to participate in meetings with C-Suite executives with local enterprises, to network with local business students, and to immerse within a new cultural business experience.
IMMEDIATE RETURN ON INVESTMENT
Al Akhawayn University ensures both the value of your degree and the return on
investment that the EMBA requires. Combining the prestige of AUI's community and
alumni network, top ranked thought leaders from Morocco, the US, and Europe, and an
innovative, integrated curriculum, the Executive MBA program of Al Akhawayn delivers
knowledge and hones in on strategic skills that are immediately transferable to an
executive's needs in today's global business environment.
The EMBA is composed of top AUI professors and internationally-known faculty and practitioners coming from the USA and Europe. This unique combination delivers a world-class standard of academics, while maintaining a strong focus on the Moroccan and African business environment.
The final project is an integral part of the EMBA program and a requirement for graduation. It provides the ideal opportunity to build on the learning from the EMBA and integrate a student's specific area of expertise. Participants are encouraged to engage in projects within their own organizations or develop a new business plan. The final project also aligns with appropriate requirements for students who may want to pursue a PhD in the future.