Business Administration (EMBA)

Programme Overview

The EMBA Programme provides senior management personnel with the human, technical, administrative and organizational skills necessary for top class performance. The curriculum is structured to provide incremental exposure to foundation and advanced courses in addition to electives. The outstanding feature of the EMBA design is the modular thematic format which groups traditional course offerings around integrative themes to support critical elements of an organization's core activities.

Programme Objectives

Admission Requirements

Applicants must:

• Have degrees from an approved University or hold an equivalent qualification acceptable to the Board for Graduate Studies, The University of the West Indies, Mona. In exceptional circumstances, applications from senior executives with outstanding managerial experience may be given consideration.

• Have at least five (5) years’ work experience in a senior management position.

• Be willing to commit themselves to a rigorous 29 month programme. 

Programme Structure

Core Courses

Evaluating Corporate Performance
Economics for Business (Micro) 
Evaluating Corporate Performance 
Financial & Managerial Accounting 
Financial Management 
Management Decision Making with Statistics 
Quantitative Techniques for Managerial Decision Making 

Behavioural Science for Managers
Management Information Systems 
Marketing Management 
Module Project 
Operations Management 


Behavioural Science for Managers 
Business, Government & Society 
Communication for Managers 
Transformational Leadership 
Personal Development Electives 
•  Public Speaking    •  Ethics in Business
•  Social & Business Etiquette  •  Career Development 

Business in a Global Environment 
Business Policy & Strategic Management 
Macro-Economic Implications for Business 
New Ventures & Entrepreneurship 

Non-Credit Courses
Computer Based Applications 
Graduate Mathematics for Management Education 
Learning Strategies.

Module Project

In the second year, students undertake a major project reflecting either of the themes “Evaluating corporate performance” or “Maximizing Customer Value”.


Careers after Graduation