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Waseda University

Graduate School of Commerce

Waseda-Nanyang Double MBA Program

The Waseda-Nanyang Double MBA program is taught in English and conducted at two of Asia’s leading business schools by a team of highly experienced professors and industry experts-Waseda Business School in Tokyo (1 trimester) and in Nanyang Business School in Singapore (2 trimesters).
Upon successful completion of this program, you will be awarded 2 prestigious MBA degrees – a world’s top MBA from the Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University; and an MBA from the Waseda University, one of the most highly-esteemed universities in Japan.
And of course, you will also belong to two growing alumni networks of distinguished leaders from around the world, further expanding your own network.
The new 14-month curriculum comprises of two segments:
* Singapore segment (eight months)
9 Core Courses + Leadership Development Module
* Japan segment (four months)
13 Specialized Courses + Japan Industry Study
(some specialized courses are held in NTU by Waseda faculties)
* Japan Industry Study
Building on concepts gained from the core and specialized courses, this industry series presents opportunities for practical real life applications. Held mostly in Japan during the 3rd trimester, it offers invaluable opportunities to expand your network in Japan, gain inside knowledge of leading manufacturing and technology management practices of leading companies.

Degree Information
Degree Master's
Type of Degree Master of Business Administration
Subject - Social Sciences (Business, Economics, Law, etc.)
Major [Waseda University Specialized Courses]

Organizational Strategies of Japanese Companies in Asia
Human Resource Development of Global Business Leader
Global Business Management in Manufacturing
Technology Strategy and Management
Problem Solving from General Management Perspective
Japanese Management and Innovation
Venture Capital Financing
Theory and Cases of International Business and Economy
Emerging Markets Strategy
Strategic IT Management
Life Sciences: A Business Perspective
Duration 14-month (course registration period: 12 months)
Entry Date *2014 version
July 28, 2014
Location * Waseda Business School
1-6-1 Nishi-Waseda, Shinjuku-ku,
Waseda University, Waseda Campus,
Tokyo Japan 169-8050

* Nanyang Business School
Block S3, 50 Nanyang Avenue
Nanyang Technological University
Singapore 639798
Area Kanto Region (Tokyo, etc.)
Postgraduate Program Started 2006
No. of Students 9
No. of Full and Part-Time Faculty Members 29
Tuition Fees SGD$63,000. A study grant of SGD$8,000 from NBS and WBS will be given to all admits.
Additional Information <Scholarships>
We provide various kinds of scholarships. There is "Scholarship Prior to Matriculation" also, which selection is based on the admission screening results.
<Career Management>
WBS (Waseda Business School) Career Management Center (CMC) work one-on-one with students to help reach their goals. CMC dedicates an estimated 50 hours to each students' professional development.
Contact Addressee: Admissions Office, Waseda Business School
Phone: +81-(0)3 -5286 -1563
Fax: +81-(0)3 -5273-4371
Admission Information
Admission Capacity Limited
Application Type Open to everyone
Eligibility The minimum entry requirements to the Waseda-Nanyang Double MBA program

A Bachelor's degree;
At least two years work experience;
A good GMAT (Graduate Management Admission Test) score
The institution code for NTU is V24-ZV-13;
A good TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) score if English was not the medium of instruction at tertiary level. The institution code is 9705.
Application Period Application open in October. The deadlines for application are as follows:
Round 1: 31 December, 2014
Round 2: 31 March, 2015
Examination Type & Date Applications will be reviewed and a notification email will be sent to you to acknowledge your application completeness.
Assessment begins after the application deadline of each round. You will be notified if you have been shortlisted for an interview within 6 weeks after the application deadline of the round which you applied to.
Presence in Japan Required for Screening Process No
Basically, a video interview will be conducted via Skype, for those who cannot have face-to-face interview in Singapore.
Admission Fee S$80. Please pay online or by cheque. For international participants, please pay online or a bank draft with the clearing bank in Singapore and not by cheque.

As of November 20, 2014


University and program information, costs, dates, policies are subject to change; please confirm important facts with university admission personnel.