International Master of Business Administration


Development Characteristics
The International Master of Business Administration (IMBA) Program is an entirely English-taught 2-year fulltime MBA program offered by the College of Management of National University of Kaohsiung. The IMBA program emphasizes the importance of learning by doing and quality interaction, providing our students good opportunities to develop a social network of local and international contacts, and develop a good channel for organizations to sponsor their potential employees and our students with project opportunities.

The IMBA offers courses of breadth, depth and diversity and meets the career needs of our postgraduate students to help prepare them to become business leaders. Our courses are tailored to meet emerging standards and industrial trends specific to China, Taiwan, and ASEAN industries. As expected, choosing to study the IMBA in Kaohsiung is a cost-effective route to a MBA degree, and could save you thousands of US dollars per year, and help you access to the biggest growing economy in the world, while giving you necessary skills to make a real valuable difference in the workplace, from marketing and management to finance and accounting information.

Postgraduate Opportunities
■ Advanced Degree Study
Those who are interested in pursuing academic careers may choose to study PhD programs in Business, Management, Finance, or Economics in Taiwan or abroad.
■ Career Opportunities
The IMBA program can help you to navigate corporate culture, and it supports our students in developing the skills they need to pursue career plan, and makes them more competitive in the job market.

Future Outlook
The IMBA will continue to provide the pioneering and quality management education. With a passionate faculty and nurturing education environment, we are committed to retaining our position as one of the leading institutions of MBA education in Taiwan, providing an excellent foundation for further advanced study and the needs of career development.

Courses Offered
The IMBA starts in the first year with six compulsory core courses. Throughout the study period, students have the option of choosing six electives in fields such as Business Administration, Finance & Accounting, E-Commerce & IT Management, and International Commerce, to empower themselves with competitive necessary skills and to suit individual interests. The IMBA students have to make use of their attained knowledge and need to submit academic assignments to prove their effectiveness. It is compulsory for every IMBA student to write an MBA dissertation to finish the IMBA program. Students are welcome and encouraged to work on the sponsored research project as the basis of their IMBA dissertation.