Academics

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EMBA students experience a seven day orientation, spend two weekends every five weeks, and travel to a residency abroad in Durham, NC, USA at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business.
 
Curriculum
  • Orientation
This week-long module lays the foundation for the development of skills necessary for success in the EMBA program: Computer Applications, Business Math, Consequential Leadership and Team Building.
  • Core
The twelve required core courses cover the fundamental building blocks of a sound business education. These include: Financial Accounting, Managerial Economics, Management and Organizations, Quantitative Tools for Managers, Marketing, Foundations of Finance, Foundations of Strategy, Managerial Accounting, Supply Chain Management, Corporate Finance, Entrepreneurship, Financial Statement Analysis 
  • Electives
EMBA students choose 3 courses applicable to career goals based on a rank-order of preferences identified by the class. A sample of the courses that may be offered includes: Pricing, Valuation, Raising Capital, Competitive Analysis, Marketing Strategy, Investments, Decision Models, Investments, and Emerging Markets Strategy
  • EMBA Thesis
The thesis allows each EMBA student to develop skills and expertise specific to his/her career goals, and industry or organizational challenges through the application of knowledge gained in the program to address a key research problem of interest to their companies.

In the Press

Talgat Imangaliyev, ЕМВА 2016, General Director of WorleyParsons Kazakhstan What made you think for further education? — Firstly it was a desire to acquire new knowledge, continue career growth, fundamentally change my perception and life though leaving the comfort zone, strike up new and useful acquaintances, and extend friendship network. I handled it all via […]
Saule Batyraliyeva told us how training in Business School helped her to launch her own start-up project. Saule Batyraliyeva, mother of three children, start-upper and student of MBA of Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Business told us how training in Business School helped her to launch her own start-up project. — Summarizing this year I […]
You are worth exactly as much as your connections. It has long been known - the more people have great connections, the easier it is for them to solve problems.
The main task of modern business is to be aware of new trends and respond quickly to changes. And this applies to all aspects of business, including personnel development. Why it is important for businessmen to get new knowledge in a timely manner and why companies need to invest in human capital, in Forbes.kz interviews said Erken Turganbayev, Director of programs for executives of NUGSB.

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Published by Associate Professor of Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Business, Anurag Banerjee together with Guillaume Chevillon and Marie Kratz in the The Econometrics Journal.
Talgat Imangaliyev, ЕМВА 2016, General Director of WorleyParsons Kazakhstan What made you think for further education? — Firstly it was a desire to acquire new knowledge, continue career growth, fundamentally change my perception and life though leaving the comfort zone, strike up new and useful acquaintances, and extend friendship network. I handled it all via […]
Saule Batyraliyeva told us how training in Business School helped her to launch her own start-up project. Saule Batyraliyeva, mother of three children, start-upper and student of MBA of Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Business told us how training in Business School helped her to launch her own start-up project. — Summarizing this year I […]
On January 22, 2020 at 18.30 come to NUGSB info-session. One of our top professors, Chet Boruki will conduct a free seminar on the topic “Lead Yourself or Follow — How to Build Your Career", moreover our alumni will give you tips & advices on How to prepare for tests GMAT, GRE, ALEKS

Upcoming Events

On January 22, 2020 at 18.30 come to NUGSB info-session. One of our top professors, Chet Boruki will conduct a free seminar on the topic “Lead Yourself or Follow — How to Build Your Career", moreover our alumni will give you tips & advices on How to prepare for tests GMAT, GRE, ALEKS
Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Business invite you to the Info-session with Academic Director of the MSF Program, Associate Professor of Finance Mareck Jochec
Dear students, faculty and staff, Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Business invites you to Research Seminar “Does Relative Pay Matter when Setting Subordinate’s Compensation?An Experimental Approach” by Atanu Rakshit, Assistant Professor at NUGSB and  Jonathan R. Peterson, Assistant Professor of Economics at Louisiana Tech University. The paper abstract is available here. WHEN: Friday, November 29, […]
BUSINESS TALK – “Peculiarities of investment activity in Central Asia” by our guest-speaker, Mr. Aidan Karibzhanov on 25 October 2019, 18:30  Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Business in collaboration with NURIS and NU Center of Entrepreneurship are inviting you to the Business Talk: “Peculiarities of investment activity in Central Asia”, hosted by our guest-speaker — Aidan Karibzhanov. Talk […]