The MBA program offered by ECUST School of Business is one of the major and most influential of its kind in China. Since 1997 when it was initiated, over 4000 students have graduated. In recent years, the program stands out in various rankings and awards. In 2012, it earned the full 5-year AMBA accreditation and in 2014, it was accredited by CAMEA (Chinese Advanced Management Education Accreditation) for five years. To date, only 9 universities have received the CAMEA accreditation, including Tsinghua University, Fudan University, Shanghai Jiaotong University, ECUST, etc. Besides, the School ranks 12th on Forbes Best Business Schools List 2014 and is awarded the title of “Business School that Offers the Most Influential MBA Program” in 2015 by sina.com. Our MBA education project offers general MBA program, international MBA program and ECUST-ICN Double Degree IMBA program. The integration of and complementarity between these programs and staffs, together with a large pool of overseas faculty, have enormously enhanced the strength of the project. ECUST MBA Center has been dedicated to developing high- and medium-level management professionals for international companies and equipping them with a global vision and good cross-cultural communication skills.
World Universities Top 500
Academic Ranking of World Universities, Times Higher Education Rankings, QS World University Rankings
Chinese Universities Top 20
15th on the Chinese university ranking (Wu Shulian)
Full five-year accreditation by AMBA (The Association of MBAs), one of the most authoritative education accreditation bodies in the world.
Full five-year accreditation by CAMEA (Chinese Advanced Management Education Accreditation).
Forbes Best Business Schools List
12th in Forbes Best Business Schools List
AACSB (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) is among the leading accreditation bodies for business schools and accounting programs
ECUST School of Business is the first to initiate the action-learning model, which drives the innovation of the MBA project and effectively strengthens students’ practical skills. The course Action Learning has won the first prize of the Shanghai Teaching Achievement Award.
ECUST School of Business has built partnership with renowned universities in Europe, America, South America and Asia as well as those in Hong Kong SAR, Macau SAR and Taiwan, offering international exchange programs and study tour programs.
All-Round Career Development Platform
ECUST School of Business provides comprehensive vocational support in terms of knowledge building, connection building and job opportunity sharing through the career mentor project and headhunter platforms.
An 68% Pay Rise
There is an average pay rise of 68% for students who enroll into the MBA program
ECUST boasts over 100 company internship and practice programs and has maintained robust cooperative relations with American Chamber of Commerce, French Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Australian China Chamber of Commerce. Besides, strategic partnership has been built with two of the biggest headhunters in the world--Manpower Group and Randstad Group.
ECUST Science and Technology Park attempts to forge an invigorating ecosystem for technology innovation and entrepreneurship, offering entrepreneurial training courses, hosting startup competitions and running business incubators.
The general MBA program is taught by the School’s high-caliber teaching staff and experts invited from companies. With “communication drives development” as its philosophy, the program attempts to forge three major communicative platforms for the exchanges of professional knowledge and management experience as well as for the construction of social network. The program is dedicated to cultivating management talents who are capable of managing domestic companies and equipped with a global vision, farsightedness, an innovative spirit and a great sense of social responsibility
2. International MBA
To gear with the needs of economic globalization and to train students into international management talents with both pragmatic experience and modern management concept, ECUST MBA , with years of experience in MBA education, established an innovative MBA brand - International MBA (IMBA) Program in 2007, by utilizing world-class education facilities and advantageous resources such as extensive international cooperation.
IMBA Program enrolls students at home and abroad. Every year, we will select excellent students from the eligible of the National MBA Entrance Exam to study with students from other countries such as the United States, France, Germany, Australia, Swiss, Italy, Israel, Russia and Mexico in the same classroom so that Chinese and overseas students can learn from each other in cultural exchange.
Going global is the basic education concept and the feature of this program. Now an international MBA education pattern has been gradually shaped with the embodiment of this concept in curriculum, selection of teaching materials, teaching mode, teacher team building and student practice.
Taught in English with Strong Worldwide Teaching Force
Professors and professionals from home and abroad are the leading authorities in their respective fields with experienced high academic standard.
International Students Exchange Programs with Double Degree
Thanks to our partnerships with foreign prestigious universities all of the world, our IMBA students have a chance to go there as exchange students.
Chinese Language Learning Opportunity
The ECUST IMBA, as a value-added program, Chinese language courses, Listening, Speaking, Reading, Writing, Grammar and Chinese Cultures are offered to the overseas students.
Social Network with Chinese Business Professionals
Sitting with Chinese MBAs who come from all walks of life, the overseas MBA Center will organize extra-curricula activities to encourage networking with Chinese students and other overseas students.
Activities to Improve Your Soft Skills
Seminars and academic lectures will enhance your better understanding of the Chinese market and improve your communication skills.
3.ECUST-ICN Double Degree IMBA
ECUST School of Business, in cooperation with ICN Graduate Business School (accredited by AMBA and EQUIS), starts to offer double-degree program in autumn, 2016. MBA students, upon graduation, may be conferred graduation and master’s degree certificates by ECUST as well as the MBA degree certificate by ICN. Courses in the program are taught by professors from both ECUST and ICN. The aim of the program is to develop business elites that are equipped with a global vision, ability to manage domestic enterprises, an innovative spirit, a great sense of social responsibility, adaptability to Asian and European business environment and international competitiveness.
Tong Meng (Cathy)
IMBA and International Exchange Programs Consulting
Address: Room 303 of the 3rd Teaching Building, Meilong Road Campus
Language of instruction
Full-time Program: 2 years Part-time Program: 2.5 years
18 compulsory courses and scores of elective courses; cover the fields of Operations Management, Marketing, Leadership Human Resources, Finance, Action Learning ,etc
TOFEL / IELTS
580 or above/ 6.5 or above
IV or above
Master Degree of Business Administration conferred by East China University of Science and Technology; Graduate Diploma conferred by East China University of Science and Technology