Title of Program

Thai : บริหารธุรกิจมหาบัณฑิต
English : Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.)

Title of Degree and Track

Thai : บริหารธุรกิจมหาบัณฑิต (บธ.ม.)
English : Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.)

Program Overview

The Master of Business Administration program is suited for entry-level employees in business and government organizations who need to improve essential skills in their business management careers. The program also fits with those who starts seeking for self-improvement to become the new generation of business entrepreneurs with the capacity and ability to adjust themselves to the changes in the modern world.  The program will encourage students to pay high concentration on integrated management and be able to find business solutions on a global business case study basis. In addition, the program provides extra activities within the frames of blended learning and learning through experiences of the successful businessmen and scholars to give the chance for students to practice their knowledge and skills through simulation models.

Philosophy

Bodies of knowledge on business administration have continually been developed in respect to the rapid changes of commerce and trades that urge businesses to extend their connection to a wide range of foreign countries. The main focus of these developed knowledge is to operate businesses with ethics and social awareness to the extent of sustainable success of the business. The revision of the Master of Business Administration program strives to produce graduates who are well equipped with scientific knowledge and skills of business administration and entrepreneurships and who are able to deal with the rapid changes of economic situations. The students are also intended to have competency on IT skills and be able use the information to make effective decisions for a business. The main effort of the program is to produce graduates who are equipped with morals, ethics, and social awareness along with academic knowledge and competency as well as efficient business communication skills.

Course Structure

Program Objectives

To produce the graduates who:

  1. Are competent, in the width and depth dimensions, in business administration and possess the ability to provide business guidance.
  2. Are able to conduct problem analysis: situation and data analyses, make decisions to solve business problems systematically and effectively, and apply appropriate technologies in business management.
  3. Have creativity, spirit and skills of entrepreneurship to be integrated in international-level business management.
  4. Have effective business communication skills:  communication for business leadership skill, in particular.
  5. Have professional ethics and responsibilities as well as social awareness.
  6. Are able to earn benefits from information and apply IT to collect and analyze data to make business decisions effectively.

Potential Careers

  • Business administrator and business planner in business agencies.
  • Administrator in state agencies
  • Entrepreneur and entrepreneur of Start-up business

Curriculum

The Master of Business Administration program is a 2-year program. The period of study is divided into 4 semesters and students shall not exceed 5 academic years.

Plan A /Type2 (Thesis) :

For degree completion, a student must earn a minimum of 43 total credits throughout the program: 12 credits for Thesis and at least31 credits for coursework. Thesis Support Scholarship is available for the students in this plan.

Plan B / Type3 (Independent Study) :

For degree completion, a student must earn a minimum of 43 total credits throughout the program: 6 credits for Independent Study and at least 37 credits for coursework.  The coursework must consist of 6 core courses, 10 required courses of the specific track and 2 elective courses.

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