UUM Othman Yeop Abdullah Graduate School of Business


Cultivating Perspectives. Sharing Solutions. Building the Future

Universiti Utara Malaysia was formally incorporated on 16 February 1984, with the unique mission to provide academic excellence in the areas of business management, education, IT, and quality management. Faced with this challenging task, the University has since its inception, ensured that its academic niche areas are focused on such disciplines as management, accountancy, economics, information technology, entrepreneurial development, tourism management, banking and finance, social development, human resource development and international affairs management.

UUM Othman Yeop Abdullah Graduate School of Business (UUM OYAGSB) was established as part of the university's bold effort to continuously provide innovative and effective business management related education. With the tag line “Transforming Leaders for Sustainable Business and Society.” UUM OYAGSB aims to produce future business leaders with broad international scope, excellent decision making abilities and capable of executing changes for the betterment of business, society, and environment.

UUM OYAGSB is also proud of its position as the only business school in Malaysia that has a comprehensive pool of faculty members specialized in specific areas of business management such as Accounting, Banking and Finance, Entrepreneurship, Human Resource, International Business, Marketing, Production and Operation. Our main campus in Sintok, Kedah has world-class facilities and infrastructure for postgraduate studies. In 2015, UUM OYAGSB has successfully obtained two (2) international accreditation which are from ABEST21 and AMBA. Moving forward, UUM OYAGSB aims to be accredited by AACSB and EQUIS in 2016 & 2018 respectively. By 2016, UUM Othman Yeop Abdullah Graduate School of Business aspires to be recognized as one of the World Top 100 Business Schools.

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Master of Science (Management)

Campus Full time Part time 3 - 15  January 2017 Malaysia Kedah + 1 more

This Master of Science (Management) program aims to produce managers who are well equipped with management related knowledge and professional skills... [+]

Master of Science (Management)


This program aims to produce managers who are well equipped with management related knowledge and professional skills, and prepare them for the challenges of managing the organisation in the current global business environment. 


MSc. (Management) Curriculum

 The program is a 42-credit hour program, consisting of 30 credit hours of coursework and 12 credit hours of dissertation.  Students are required to complete 8 core courses and 2 electives first before they are allowed to write a dissertation, in which they are expected to demonstrate their ability in applying the knowledge gained as well as to enhance their writing and other soft skills.... [-]


OYA Graduate School of Business


Othman Yeop Abdullah Graduate School (OYA)

Address Universiti Utara Malaysia 06050, Malaysia