American University of Beirut, Olayan School of Business

Lebanon

American University of Beirut, Olayan School of Business
The American University of Beirut enjoys a lengthy, distinguished 153-year history as one of the world's foremost universities, a reputation enhanced by the Suliman S. Olayan School of Business. OSB is highly regarded within the international community with rankings consistently placing it as a MENA leader and provider of international caliber vision and opportunity. The school currently enrolls over 1,500 of the most select students in the region within its world-class BBA, MBA, Executive MBA, and specialized master's degree programs in Human Resources Management, Finance, and Business Analytics. In addition to its extensive activity in providing executive education throughout the region to leading organizations, the school has long been AACSB International-accredited. OSB boasts several research hubs and areas of excellence, manages global initiatives covering a wide array of subjects including data analytics, executive education, family business, entrepreneurship, corporate social responsibility, and features award-winning faculty that hail from around the globe.
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The Suliman S. Olayan School of Business has been recognized as a leader in business education in Lebanon and the region for more than 115 years. We take great pride in graduating well-prepared corporate citizens ready to assume their roles and responsibilities in our society. Our alumni have had a wide impact in the Arab region throughout the years, and many graduates have become leaders in their communities. We continue to work hard towards achieving our vision, which is to become globally recognized as the leading business school between Europe and South Asia in terms of academic research, teaching excellence and business impact.

 

The School is host to an outstanding contingent of devoted faculty who publish in high quality refereed journals worldwide, and who constantly develop and grow the school’s educational programs through a balanced mix of theory and professional practice. The School attracts top students in the country, and has a vibrant student body which is highly diverse and upwardly motivated. The School’s facilities are considered world-class and exceptional, and are designed to support the School’s various programs, and accommodate innovative methods of teaching.

Masters in Finance (MFIN)

  • One year program
  • 10 courses (3 credits each) 7 core courses and 3 electives
  • The Master in Finance program is a set program, that is, it starts every fall semester and it goes for one year (you must be a full time student).
  • We also offer a part time program to be completed in two years  for students working full time and have the approval of their employer to pursue a Master in Finance.

Masters in Human Resource Management (MHRM)

  • 15 months for business students 
  • 10 courses – 30 credits (9 courses required – 27 credits & one project – 3 credits)
  • The MHRM program is a set program, that is, it starts every fall semester. 

Masters in Business Analytics (MSBA)

  • 6 core courses
  • 4 electives
    • Option 1: 3 electives + field project
    • Option 2: 2 electives + thesis
  • The Master in Business Analytics program is a set program, that is, it starts every fall semester and it will be completed in one year on full-time basis and two-years on a part-time basis.

 

Masters in Finance (MFIN)

  • Undergraduate last 60 credits GPA greater or equal to 75
  • No GMAT required
  • English Language Proficiency Requirement (ELPR) may be required depending on your home institution.
  • Two letters of recommendation.
  • No work experience is required

Masters in Human Resource Management (MHRM)

  • Average GPA of at least 75 (AUB equivalent)
  • No GMAT required
  • English Language Proficiency Requirement (ELPR) may be required depending on your home institution.
  • Two letters of recommendation.
  • Ideally candidates will have some work experience but it is not essential, as OSB count voluntary and internship experience.   

Masters in Business Analytics (MSBA)

  • Average GPA of at least 75 (AUB equivalent)
  • No GMAT required
  • English Language Proficiency Requirement (ELPR) may be required depending on your home institution.
  • Two letters of recommendation.
  • Ideally candidates will have some work experience but it is not essential, as OSB count voluntary and internship experience. 

Office of Graduate Programs

American University of Beirut
Suliman S. Olayan School of Business

E: osb.gr@aub.edu.lb

T: 01-350000 x 3940 / 3709

www.aub.edu.lb/osb

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