The SP Jain Executive MBA in Dubai has been ranked among the World’s Top 100 (81st) and Asia Pacific’s Top 10 (7th) in Ivy Exec’s 2019 EMBA Rankings, making it one of the world’s best EMBA programs, with notable strengths in areas like curriculum, career advancement, global experience and work-life balance.
World’s Top 100
At the Ivy Exec Global level, our part-time EMBA has been ranked #81 in 2019, having moved up by 6 positions as compared to being ranked #87 in 2018.
Asia Pacific’s Top 10
At the Ivy Exec Asia Pacific level, the program has been ranked #7 in 2019, having moved up by 1 position as compared to being ranked #8 in 2018.
This is a testament to the outstanding quality of our EMBA program, the career progression of our graduates, our strong connection with the industry, high-impact practitioner-oriented research and continual emphasis on disruptive business model innovation.
We launched the EMBA program in Dubai in 2004 and have since welcomed welcomed 46 batches (as of July 2020) of senior leaders and professionals, and graduated over 1,100 students, who have gone on to achieve excellent career growth. Doing an EMBA from SP Jain is a personal transformation journey in self-discovery.
Our students often agree that one of the best things about undertaking an EMBA at SP Jain is the network that you build. You will gain access to over 8,500+ SP Jain alumni and there are many easy ways to tap into this exceptional network. Our online alumni portal is a wonderful platform to connect with fellow graduates from different industries and build contacts that can be leveraged personally and professionally.
Year after year, we have witnessed graduates return to their organisations, apply the lessons they learnt in class and add immediate value to their careers. This is because our curriculum focuses on helping students develop the whole gamut of knowledge and skills needed to succeed at work. These skills include critical thinking, time management, problem-solving, decision-making, crafting innovative solutions, effective written and verbal communication and all-round capacity for leadership. The program will help you transition from being a manager to becoming an effective leader.
What’s truly remarkable about our EMBA is that it allows you to study at a pace that suits your career, tailor your learning to a specific area of interest, develop leadership and decision-making attributes, and transform into a strong decision-maker. The curriculum is tailored to provide a holistic view of current and future global business environments, while the Applied Strategic Project and Global Strategy Immersion Project seamlessly integrate management theory into practical application, allowing you to sharpen your decision-making skills in the most effective way.
The SP Jain EMBA has been designed to fit within the hectic schedules and critical responsibilities of senior executives. It does not require you to leave your job or take time off from work. The modular format of the program, as well as on-campus classes over the weekends, ensures that you can maintain a work-life balance alongside your study schedule.
Our EMBA student community comprises a fantastic mix of senior leaders, entrepreneurs, executives and high-calibre professionals with an average of 10 years of work experience, representing some of the top companies and industries. The diversity of skills, backgrounds and experiences found among the EMBA students contributes to unique peer-to-peer learning experiences and gives you the opportunity to view your area of expertise from an entirely different perspective.KNOW MORE
Our experienced faculty are at the forefront of innovation and have been educated at leading international institutes such as Harvard, Cornell, INSEAD, Cambridge and Oxford. They have been selected on the basis of proven success and expertise and are among the best in their respective fields. You will learn from a multinational community of recognised scholars and experts who bring a wealth of research and industry experience to the classroom. You will also have the opportunity to interact with visiting faculty from diverse industries who bring vitality and knowledge of current trends into the classroom.KNOW MORE
The weekend classes are conducted at our campus in the Dubai International Academic City, providing ample opportunities for the exchange of ideas among students, faculty, alumni and the international business community. The campus has been designed for executive students and is equipped with state-of-the-art facilities including tiered classrooms with high-quality video recording software, simulation centres, libraries, student lounges and discussion/breakout rooms.
We understand that working professionals have unique needs for career support towards a progressive strategic career goal. At SP Jain, EMBA students benefit from the opportunity to participate in a unique Executive Career Acceleration Program (ECAP) that includes individual career coaching sessions, goal-setting exercises, one-on-one CV enhancing sessions, corporate interface sessions, soft skill development workshops, networking events, access to the SP Jain Toastmasters Club (for campus-based students) and many more activities designed to support students in their career growth and soft skill development.KNOW MORE
Each batch has a dedicated Program Coordinator and support staff who are available, during class and after, to take care of any issues you have and provide support and guidance as you make your way through the program.
SP Jain is registered as a Higher Education Provider by the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA), Australia. On successful completion of the program, you will be conferred an Australian degree.
The faculty selection for each subject was par excellence.
Being experts and highly renowned in their respective fields, each of the faculty members shared their valuable experiences and knowledge with all of us. Global Immersion Project and Applied Business Research, the ‘crown jewels’ of the program, gave me the opportunity to test my learning and understanding from the program.
I have expanded my knowledge base and learnt to make winning decisions.
The SP Jain EMBA has empowered me to experiment with my leadership skills using Strategy, Quality Management and Personal Effectiveness tips and tricks. The Global Immersion Project and sessions on Corporate Finance, Research Methodology, Negotiation and Conflict Resolution Management, among others, have helped me expand my knowledge base and make winning decisions at work after considering a multitude of cross-functional factors.
The SP Jain EMBA helps you evolve.
The SP Jain EMBA helps you evolve, and I say this out of experience. It teaches you about emotional intelligence, IQ, how to think and how to be strategic. You are able to see challenges with more objectivity and understanding.
You will gain a 360-degree view of business.
One of the benefits of the SP Jain EMBA is that it increases your awareness and gives you a 360-degree view of business. The group assignments and classes I undertook as part of the program exposed me to so many different and unique ways of approaching a problem. It has really broadened my vision in terms of arriving at the ultimate solution.
The program allows you to maintain a balance between your study, work and family life.
The SP Jain EMBA offers you the flexibility to attend classes during weekends and focus on your work and family on weekdays. The program provides a lifetime of learning. Not only has the quality of my work improved immensely, the program has also helped me step out of my comfort zone, making me a confident and effective speaker.
You get to bring real work problems to class and solve them.
I opted for the weekend EMBA program to balance my work and studies. Being a part of SP Jain has helped me acquire many skills. We had assignments in which we solved real problems related to work. I also practise the managerial skills which have helped me in my profession.