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Core Modules (30 credits)

The 16 core modules will help students build a solid business foundation. Students need to fulfill 30 credits from the core modules.

Elective Modules (12 credits)

The 6 elective modules will broaden students’ expertise in the area of preference.

Dissertation (4 credits)

MBA degree dissertation will be completed under the guidance of a supervisor within 24 weeks.

Degree Awarding: Students who have passed examinations and obtained the required credits within the prescribed number of years will be awarded the Degree of Master of Business Administration and the Graduation Certificate of Jinan University after successful thesis defense and by review and approval of the Academic Degrees Committee of Jinan University.

Integrate Chinese business culture and modern management wisdom

  • A strong faculty team and continuous improvement of the course content
  • Integration of Chinese business culture and modern management wisdom
  • A variety of teaching methods
  • Emphasizing comprehensive abilities, leadership, and communication skills

Professional system and valuable qualification

With 29 years of experience in MBA education, Jinan University (JNU) has achieved a sound system of student development and service. JNU also provides extensive alumni resources which have created a valuable platform for lifelong education.

In 2021, JNU was jointly accredited by the AMBA (Association of MBAs) and BGA (Business Graduates Association). In 2022, JNU obtained the AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) accreditation for a period of 5 years.

JNU’s degree has been recognized worldwide.

Professional system and valuable qualification

Relying on strong industry resources and alumni network, we provide rich information on career development, and organize seminars/forums on the latest trends in business, corporate visits, and other interactive learning activities in and out of class.

Develop a broad international perspective

Our MBA Program focuses on advanced knowledge of modern management and business, emphasizes the application of real-world skills, and incorporates traditional business culture and the successful experience of Chinese businessmen from a unique perspective of Chinese culture into the program. Our overseas exchange program provides students with international exposure and enables them to learn the best business and corporate practices of other countries.

Core Modules

Management Fundamentals

  • Marketing Management
  • Financial Management
  • Operation Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Strategic Management

Analytical Fundamentals

  • Managerial Economics
  • Financial Accounting
  • Data, Model and Decision

Soft Skills

  • See-ahead Seminars
  • Business English
  • Management Communications
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Corporate Social Responsibility and Business Ethics
  • Management Research Methodology and Academic Writing

Foundation of Chinese Business

  • Chinese Modernization Theory and Practice Research
  • China Business Environment

Elective Modules

  • Decision Simulation
  • Market Research
  • Project Management
  • Management Consulting
  • Corporate Governance and Internal Control
  • China Financial Market and Investment Strategy
  • E-commerce and Retailing Strategy
  • Strategic Brand Management
  • International Trade and Global Supply Chain Management
  • Business Model and Enterprise Design
  • Business Negotiation
  • Leadership and Organizational Behavior
  • Big Data Analysis and Forecasting Decision

Our MBA students may apply for exchange programs with JNU’s global partners and study overseas as exchange students for one semester. This is a great opportunity to enhance MBA students’ business perspectives and communication skills.

Some of JNU’s global partners are listed below.

Partner Institution Accreditation Partner Profile

Lyon Business School


Lyon Business School has long been recognized as the most honoured institution of business in France, one of the oldest business schools in the world, and one of the top ten European business schools. It is one of the 25 international business schools in the world that first received EQUIS, AACSB and AMBA accreditations.

EDHEC Business School


EDHEC Business School is one of the top five business schools in France’s echelon. Founded in 1906, EDHEC Business School is a well-known institution mainly engaged in management research. It is also a member of the French elite education system “Grandes écoles”.

Ecole de Management de Normandie (EM Normandie)


Founded in 1872, Ecole de Management de Normandie is one of the oldest business schools in France. It has received EFMD and AACSB accreditations. It is also a member of “Grandes écoles”.

EDC Paris Business School


Founded in 1950, EDC Paris Business School is a member of the Conference Grandes Ecoles (GE) and one of the oldest business schools in France.

Montpellier Business School


Founded in 1897, Montpellier Business School is affiliated with the Montpellier Chamber of Commerce and Industry of France. Recognized and supervised by the French Ministry of Education, it is a member of the renowned “Grandes écoles” in France.

Alba Graduate Business School


Alba Graduate Business School, the American College of Greece operates under the auspices of the business community. Alba is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE). Moreover, all Alba MBA Programmes are accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA), while both the MSc in Finance and the MSc in Strategic HRM Programmes are EPAS (EFMD Programme Accreditation System) accredited.
Nagoya University of Commerce and Business


Founded in 1935, Nagoya University of Commerce and Business is the first and only business school in central Japan that is accredited by both ACCSB and AMBA in terms of faculty and school.
University of Chile


Located in Santiago, the Capital of Chile, the University of Chile was founded in 1843. As one of the oldest and most prestigious universities in Latin America, it has a remarkable domestic and international presence.
University of Vaasa EPAS Located in Vaasa, Finland, the University of Vaasa is a multi-disciplinary university with a focus on business studies, management, technology, languages and culture.

Inha University
AACSB Founded in 1954 in Incheon, South Korea, Inha University was included in Times’ list of top 100 universities in Asia in 2018. It is also one of the KGSP (Korean Government Scholarship Programme) universities designated by the government.

Poznan University of Economics
AMBA Poznan University of Economics is one of the oldest economics universities in Poland. It is known for its high-quality Programmes, international relationships and cooperation with the business community.
Universita del Salento Founded in 1955, Universita del Salento is an internationalized public university that sees the world with an open mind and progressing views. It serves as a bridge for cultural exchanges among Europe, the Mediterranean and the East.