ASEAN Master in Sustainability Management
15 January, 2021
Universitas Gadjah Mada with the assistance of University of Agder, Norway and the ASEAN University Network now offers a collaborative MBA program that brings together various academic and practical perspectives to engage with pressing sustainability challenges.
The Program is a full-time 2 years MBA (120 ECTS) but taught intensively over 18 months. The selected multidisciplinary approach makes this master program unique. The courses are taught jointly by professors from UGM and UiA, and practitioners from private businesses and public offices are invited as guest lecturers in most courses. Faculty members from participating AUN universities will also be invited as guest lectures, based on their scientific qualifications and regional competencies from various parts of ASEAN.
Combining competence from business school disciplines, such as Finance, Marketing, Strategy and Business Ethics, with knowledge and experiences from environmental sciences, like Forestry, Agronomy and Engineering, shall bring students towards a deep understanding of environmental problems and solutions. A practical case study approach throughout the courses will educate and train the students in economic-ecological system analyses. Throughout the study program, students will learn about the necessity of multi-stakeholder engagement and corporate and public social responsibility.
Twenty ASEAN-based students will be offered a full scholarship with a chance to study a semester in Norway! Learn how to run a sustainable business fit for the 21st century.
Applications are open now until 15 January 2021.