by Assemzhan Kispayeva, Senior Manager
On June 2, 2016 the Graduate School of Business was delighted to welcome the forth cohort of the Executive MBA program.
31 students from the various industries have been admitted to extremely intense Executive MBA Program. This cohort is highly professional with an average work experience of 15.9 years at such notable companies as: Bailyk Almaty LTD, JSC “Damu” Fund, Development Bank of Kazakhstan, Energoinform, Housing Construction Savings Bank of the Republic of Kazakhstan, KaR-Tel, KazTrans Gas, KazTransGasAimak, Kazakhstan Temir Zholy, KMG Kashagan B.V., LuxGroup LLP, LLC BASBAI, KazInterService-Astana LLP, National Bank, Nazarbayev University (National Grant Funding, Library and IT Services, GSE , Secretariat of the Board of Trustees), Office of the Prime Minister, University Medical Center, Ramstore Kazakhstan LLC, Self-Lombard LTD, Tau-Ken Samruk. Average age is 37.2.
During the Executive MBA program, students will learn how to apply decision-making tools to structure and analyze complex business issues of today’s rapidly changing business environment; they will be challenged to explore new ideas and ways of thinking and will improve their personal and professional leadership skills.
It is worth noting, that the Executive MBA Program is delivered in strategic collaboration with the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University one of the leading US business schools whose MBA and Executive Education programs have consistently ranked among the best. 20-month Executive MBA program is designed for those who want to receive a world-class western style education here in Kazakhstan while being able to continue to work full-time. One of the key advantages of the program is the opportunity students have to apply theories and the knowledge acquired in the program to solve real-world problems for their companies.
Executive MBA Class of 2018 we welcome you to our school, welcome to our university, and welcome to the future!