EMBA in Shanghai Overview

The establishment of an Executive MBA program in Shanghai is rooted in the vision of creating global impacts through education and knowledge creation. With China's pivotal and accelerating role in today’s global economy, the W. P. Carey EMBA in Shanghai aspires to accelerate the country’s pace of global integration, promote U.S.-Sino trade relations and enhance the global connectivity for the business community in Arizona.

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This vision is consistent with the U.S. policy to engage in China for long-term economic strategy and global stability, especially in the Asia-Pacific region. The vision also reflects Arizona State University’s aspiration for global engagement and to drive economic development for the State of Arizona.

The program is designed for senior-level executives of state-owned firms and high-ranking government officials in charge of policymaking and regulation. The program has enjoyed support from the leadership of the Ministry of Finance, Shanghai city government and other key government agencies such as Shanghai Securities Exchange, China Securities and Regulatory Commission and China Banking Regulatory Commission.

Program Benefits

Excellent Faculty

The faculty members of the W. P. Carey EMBA in Shanghai are among the leading scholars in their respective fields. They include top faculty members from Arizona State University and from such leading business schools as Cornell, MIT, Yale and Texas A&M University.

Most faculty members participating in the program can deliver their instruction in Mandarin. For those who do not speak the language, their instruction is translated. This delivery feature enables the program to target its participants at the senior management level and permits effective classroom discussion.

Customized Curriculum

All the courses are specifically tailored to the needs of the experienced professional students. Team-based assignments, case studies, discussion sessions and field trips increase the opportunity for students to learn from classmates and build a network that will bring a lifetime of value.

Global Engagement

We offer a truly global educational experience in which you will build lifelong relationships with an unparalleled business network of faculty, fellow students and alumni from around the world. Our global corporate connectivity provides cross-industry networking and benchmarking opportunities to learn from other leading firms, giving you first-hand experience in the global competitive landscape and best-in-class operations.

Networking with Elite Alumni

Leaders from business and governments at home and abroad come together to shape and share a network of learning and knowledge for years to come.