Zhejiang University International Business School is pleased to partner with Ant Financial, a leading global technology
firm headquartered in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province.
Ant Financial is a technology company that brings inclusive financial services to the world. Officially founded in October 2014, Ant Financial originated from Alipay, founded in 2004. With the mission to "bring the world equal opportunities", Ant Financial is dedicated to creating an open, shared credit system and financial services platform through technology innovations, and to provide consumers and small businesses with safe and convenient inclusive financial services globally.
As a strategic supporter of the iMBA Program at ZIBS, Ant Financial provides access to expertise and corporate executives who help ensure the relevance of the program to the needs of the business community and unique insights about developments in technology which are transforming the way we do business globally. Through this partnership, students enrolled on the full-time iMBA format also have the opportunity to engage in an individual professional project as a formal part of the program, further deepening their professional experience.
To develop senior managers and future leaders with global vision, who are socially responsible, innovative and entrepreneurial. The program ensures that students master solid foundational theories, effective leadership, interdisciplinary vision and cross-cultural business skills, all of which prepare them to face the challenges of an increasingly complex business environment.
Format and Duration
Two formats of the iMBA are available:
• The part-time program is 2.5-years, with intensive, 3-day learning sessions offered every other week (Friday to Sunday).
• The full-time program may be completed in 2 years, including an individual in-company project or internship. The principal teaching location for the iMBA is the ZJU International Campus in Haining.
Cooperating with top universities outside of China, the program offers global classroom opportunities and allows students to take short courses or lectures overseas to develop their ability to nalyze business issues and challenges from an international perspective.
International Student Environment
The iMBA Program provides a unique environment for students to learn from each other. Through both in-class and after-class activities, students have the opportunity to develop their cross-cultural communication skills, establish their own international contacts and explore potential cooperation opportunities.
Participants in the full-time iMBA format are required to complete either an in-company consulting project or an internship. This period of the program lasts 6-12 months, depending on the nature of the engagement. It is an outstanding opportunity for participants to apply their MBA learnings to real situations, achieving a high degree of integration between learning and practice.
Graduates of the iMBA program will obtain the diploma of Master of Business Administration of Zhejiang University.
Students are required to attend and successfully complete all training sessions, meeting individual course requirements. A Master’s Thesis is also required. Students on the iMBA program must complete a total of 45 credits to graduate.
The part-time iMBA format provides English training opportunities to help its students better master the content of the program, express their ideas and exchange views in English. The full-time iMBA format provides Chinese training opportunities to help students take full advantage of their China experience and opportunities.
浙江 - 海宁
Hold a bachelor's degree or equivalent with relevant working experience
A minimum of 2 years of working experience
No requirement for Chinese language
ZIBS First Year Student Scholarship（20000-40000 RMB）
• English for Business
• Chinese for Business
• Individual Professional Report (Thesis)
All iMBA participants are required to
submit and defend a Master’s Thesis.
* Actual course offering is subject to change.
• Managerial Economics
• Leadership and Organizational Behavior
• Operations Management
• Marketing Management
• HR Management
• Corporate Finance
• Business Statistics & Data Analysis
• Business Ethics
• Macroeconomics, Policy and Analysis
• Business English/ Chinese
• Thesis Skills
Graduates will obtain both the degree and diploma of iMBA from Zhejiang University.
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