Executive Master of Business Administration


Message from the Director

Welcome to the ULAB EMBA. We offer you Bangladesh’s first EMBA program with a focus on employability, real-world professional skills, and cutting-edge coursework. Our faculty represent alumni of the London School of Economics, Harvard University, and Columbia University, with work experience in Morgan Stanley, Standard Chartered, Chevron, Care Bangladesh, and KPMG.
Sajid Amit
Director, EMBA Program
  • Program Goals

    ULAB EMBA envisions to transform business students and professionals into outstanding and effective business leaders. It is unique for its focus on increasing the employability and professional network of its graduates. We do this not only by deploying global standard business faculty in our EMBA classes, but also through a market driven curriculum, guest lectures, industry visits, and a mixture of global and local case studies.

  • Program Objectives

    We discuss the current conceptual and theoretical models, issues, and concerns of the diverse and rapidly changing global business environment.
        •    Summarize the significant differences in business practices in different parts of the world and understand how these differences affect managing companies in various countries.
        •    Evaluate and critique the business practices in various countries throughout the world to determine the better practices in these countries and how they can be applied to other countries.
        •    Devise appropriate strategies for professional development in order to work effectively and professionally.

  • Program Structure

    The Executive MBA (EMBA) program is one of the demanding and highly accepted program in the region. The program is constantly updated and monitored by a high-power, independent academic council. This program emphasizes discussion, seminar, workshop and project based method. It also digs into managerial experience and research, and research based learning in combination with textbooks.

    Program Length
    Students will normally complete the requirements for the degree within twenty months from the date of admission.
    Course load 
    Minimum six credits (or two courses); maximum twelve credits (or four courses) per semester. Permission of the graduate program office is required for exceptions.
    Credit Transfer & Course Waivers 
    Both waivers and transfer may be allowed for courses completed in other universities. Waiver is allowed only for foundation courses/ workshops and transfer may be allowed for courses which are equivalent to ULAB graduate level courses.
    Residency Requirement 
    Students must complete a minimum of 24 credits at ULAB to earn EMBA degree.
    Financial Information:
    Please Click Here to see our Tuitions.
    Admission Requirement

    • Successful completion of at least a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline.
    • 3 years work experience in an executive position (length may relaxed for otherwise deserving candidates).
    • Passing the admission test and / or interview.

    Admission Form 
    Admission form is available for Tk. 500 Completed admission forms must include copies of mark-sheets, certificates & testimonials of previous examinations (SSC & HSC or “O” & “A” levels, bachelor degree) and four copies of recent passport-size photographs.

    Course Summary:

    Type No. of Course Credit
    Foundation courses 4 12
    Workshops 3 6
    Core Courses 4 12
    Open Elective 1 3
    Concentration Electives 3 9
    Capstone Courses 1 3
    Total 16 45

    Capstone Course (3 credits)

    After successful completion of all foundation and core courses students integrate the acquired concepts by a process of synthesis accomplished through the course Strategic Management.
    EMBA600 Strategic Management
    Double Major/Major-Minor
     The students are allowed to do double major or ‘a major & a minor’. Students may take two additional courses from a second area, which will be considered as a minor.
    Students who already graduated may also be allowed to register in relevant major courses for which a separate certificate will be issued.


Empowering students to become Business Leaders


Punam Saha
ICT Division, Jamuna Bank Limited
The ULAB EMBA believes in helping and guiding its students. It provides an opportunity to meet diverse people and learn from them the way I didn’t even imagine earlier. I got the platform to step forward to becoming an independent and powerful woman with an open and growth-focused mindset.
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Anamul Hassan Shihab
Assistant Manager, Finance and Accounts, Alauddin Group.
The ULAB EMBA allowed me to learn from the faculties and visiting scholars who are courteous and always ready to assist students. It has provided me with a strong network of alumni who are established professionals in their respective fields and I have received a myriad of supports professionally through this network.
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Tarif Mohammed Khan
Co-Founder, MD & CSO, GB RED Bangladesh Ltd.
The EMBA program is a unique mix of the practical orientation and the academic theories. The faculties with proven academic excellence teach the modern insights and inspire to walk extra miles to learn in depth. The liberal arts mindset reflects in every square to reshape your professional persona as a global product. My recommendation to prospective students is that when you join the program do not just study, rather make an enriching network for the rest of your life. Let’s begin the learning today to achieve your remarkable tomorrow.
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