The Nanyang EMBA is a part-time programme conducted over 13 months, with the flexibility to stretch it up to 2 years if this structure is preferred.
Click here to view the programme calendar.
Classes are conducted over 6 intensive segments over the 13-month period. Each segment is approximately 2 weeks long and classes are full day from 9am to 6pm.
We understand that work or personal exigencies can come up during the programme and participants may need to defer modules. The Nanyang EMBA programme provides participants with the flexibility to defer modules and take them with the next intake.
Graduates are conferred a Master of Business Administration degree by Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.
No, the Nanyang EMBA is a general management programme with the aim of bringing in people from diverse industries and professional backgrounds to enhance networking and the learning experience.
Classes in NTU Singapore are conducted at the main campus, Yunnan Garden. Participants also attend classes with our partner universities – Tsinghua University School of Economics & Management in Beijing, China
and UC Berkeley Haas School of Business in San Francisco, USA.
No, all classes are conducted in person. However due to the COVID-19 pandemic, classes could be hybrid, face-to-face or online sessions.
Admissions & Application Process
The EMBA programme is designed for senior leaders who are holding strategic responsibilities and have significant leadership experience. The Nanyang EMBA class profile is one of the more senior ones around the region, with an average of 17 years of professional
experience and 85% of the class in director-levels and C-suite positions.
No, the GMAT or EA are not required for application to the programme. In the Nanyang EMBA, we place great emphasis on the quality applicant’s professional, leadership, and strategic experience. We believe these are qualities that will enhance the learning experience of the business leaders in our programme.
Yes, we do accept applications without an undergraduate degree on a case-to-case basis. The application should demonstrate extensive professional and leadership experience, amongst other qualities we look out for in our candidates.
Yes, candidates should possess a minimum of 8 years of full-time work experience with at least 5 years at a leadership level. The Nanyang EMBA typically admits participants with an average of 17 years of professional experience; usually in the range of
14 to 25 years of experience.
Learn more about our admission requirements here.
Whilst applications are processed whenever they are received, we encourage candidates to submit their applications early to gain priority consideration for scholarships.
Our applicant pool is also very competitive, so it is advisable to submit early as we limit the class sizes to maintain an enriching class experience.
Applications are online. You may start an application here
An application fee of $200 and the following documents should be uploaded on the portal to complete your application:
1. CV or Resume
2. Degree scroll/certificate(s) and academic transcripts of each university attended (official English translation is required for non-English certificates and transcripts).
3. Passport Photo
4. TOEFL or IELTS score report if English was not the medium of instruction used at the tertiary level.
5. Professional Membership Certificates, if any
You may refer to our Application Process page for more information.
Yes, participants can apply to any of our partial scholarships. NTU alumni will receive a 10% discount on the tuition fees. More information is available here.
We also encourage participants to speak to their organisations on possible sponsorships.
The tuition fee covers tuition, most teaching materials, and meals when classes are in session. The fee does not include accommodation or travel-related expenses.
Yes, we do have a career development office that works closely with our graduate participants. You can tap on their resources for one-to-one coaching sessions, career workshops and industry insights.