Quantcast

AIM launches Executive MBA for Entrepreneurship

The Asian Institute of Management (AIM) has launched the Executive MBA for Entrepreneurship Program, which will teach students the principles of entrepreneurial thought and action, which may be applied to new ventures, growing companies, family businesses, and large corporations.

The program is intended for entrepreneurs of small and medium enterprises, as well as social entrepreneurs, those who are not donor-dependent, and intrapreneurs, those who serve as strategic business unit heads at corporations.

The Executive MBA for Entrepreneurship program is a 15-month program that aims to develop students’ entrepreneurship and professional management skills, including the skills necessary to grow a business, such as opportunity scanning and screening, market expansion, product expansion, and financing growth.

The program’s curriculum includes topics in Finance, Innovation and R&D, Marketing, Operations, Information and Communication Technology, Organizational Leadership, Human Resource Management, and Strategy.

Students will learn from and be trained by qualified and experienced faculty and AIM’s roster of successful entrepreneur alumni. They will also work closely with the executive-in-residence and entrepreneur coaches to ensure that the programs meet each student’s unique goals.

The program will be a mix of classroom sessions, hands-on and interactive sessions, as well as business simulations, seminars, visits to companies, immersions abroad, and other off-campus activities.

“AIM provides a unique opportunity for entrepreneurs and aspiring entrepreneurs to explore a world of opportunities and new pathways to success,” says Prof. Gracia S. Ugut, PhD, Dean of the Executive Education and Lifelong Learning Center of AIM. “Entrepreneurs are the engines of growth, and the world needs entrepreneurial solutions and leaders who can create significant economic and social value throughout the ASEAN region and elsewhere.”

Applicants to the Executive MBA for Entrepreneurship program must: be in charge or in a direct report position of a business for at least two years; have a Bachelor’s Degree; passed the GMAT or AIMAT; submit financial highlights of existing business; submit an essay, video, business brochures or other presentation explaining the current state of the business, future plans, and objectives for taking the program; and pass the panel interview.

The first intake of the Executive MBA for Entrepreneurship is on September 2013. The deadline for application is on Aug. 16, 2013. For more information, please visit http://excell.aim.edu.

Comments are closed



Copyright 2014. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
To subscribe to the Philippine Daily Inquirer newspaper in the Philippines, call +63 2 896-6000 for Metro Manila and Metro Cebu or email your subscription request here.
Factual errors? Contact the Philippine Daily Inquirer's day desk. Believe this article violates journalistic ethics? Contact the Inquirer's Reader's Advocate. Or write The Readers' Advocate:
c/o Philippine Daily Inquirer Chino Roces Avenue corner Yague and Mascardo Streets, Makati City, Metro Manila, Philippines Or fax nos. +63 2 8974793 to 94

News

  • Pangasinan gov suspends classes in school where shooting happened
  • Protect God’s creation, Tagle urges faithful
  • Senate rules not one-sided, Joker Arroyo told
  • Floods displace 25,000 in Maguindanao; Cebu suspends classes
  • Ibalong fest brings cheer to city damaged by ‘Glenda’
  • Sports

  • From Boxing to baseball: Pacquiao throws first pitch in Dodgers-Nationals game
  • Serena Williams into US Open quarters, sick Bouchard out
  • Greece too powerful for Gilas 5
  • Gilas digs deep into Fiba war zone
  • Former PBA import Balkman tangles with Gilas aces
  • Lifestyle

  • Study claims cave art made by Neanderthals
  • Drilon takes ice challenge
  • A place for dogs to dine–and their humans can come, too
  • Guard against dengue–keep your environment clean
  • Reincarnation, suicide and the afterlife
  • Entertainment

  • ‘Guardians’ tops Labor Day, summer box office
  • Actor Mark Gil ‘exits’ before dream play can open
  • Indies go to Teatrino
  • Forever Papa Piolo
  • GMA 7’s edge
  • Business

  • SM Prime raises P20B from retail bond issue
  • DoubleDragon takes over Skysuites property in QC
  • NGCP eyes cost recovery charge
  • PH, Malaysia to lead regional growth
  • Local consumers prefer ‘brick and mortar’ grocery experience
  • Technology

  • ALS Ice Bucket Challenge arrives in North Korea
  • ‘Internet fasting’—returning to the real world
  • PH ranks 8th in Ice Bucket Challenge participation
  • Google tests using drones to deliver goods
  • DigiTech conference, Best of Anime to keep September busy
  • Opinion

  • Not worth the brag
  • ‘Hilaw’
  • Transition curve?
  • Should he inhibit?
  • Pitching in for inclusive growth
  • Global Nation

  • ‘OFW body handled with respect’
  • ‘Better to watch dolphins on TV’
  • PH peacekeepers defied UN order to surrender
  • Keeper of Afghan culture cited
  • Planned repatriation of OFWs in West Africa put on hold
  • Marketplace
    Advertisement