Analysis of the program by Campus-Channel

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ESSEC Business School

Advanced Master in Strategy and Management of International Business - Singapore Campus

Ranked #4 worldwide in the QS Master in Management rankings, the Asian SMIB trains students to be managers able to deal with Asian contexts and ensure a company's worldwide success in face of changing economic and social environments. This program will help participants develop specific competencies in strategy, finance and marketing in relation with APAC-related issues.  It also offers the possibility to go abroad for double-degree with our partner universities. Get ready to join the global job market with this truly APAC-focused program! The 6500-square meter ESSEC Asia-Pacific campus opened in May 2015, students and teachers alike develop their careers at the edge of modern technology.

 
This Campus-Channel session will focus on the option of studying the MS SMIB at ESSEC Asia-Pacific Campus, Singapore.
Entry requirement: Master or Bachelor
Duration: 1 year
Location: ESSEC Asia-Pacific Campus
Language: English
Selection: details for the application here
Accreditations: AACSB, EQUIS & AMBA
Member of the Conférence des grandes écoles

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2018-11-21

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Participants:

  • Anne-Flore MAMAN - Academic Director MS SMIB
  • 00:22

    The Pitch

    01:48

    What’s the difference between a master and an advanced master? We don’t have advanced masters in the US.

    03:23

    Hi Fleur. Why did you choose to do this program in Singapore?

    06:10

    Is the Singapore program designed for Asian students who will work in Asia?

  • 08:29

    What is the main difference between the program in France and the one in Paris? How to choose?

    11:37

    Is it possible as a French student to get an internship in Singapore if I attend that campus?

    13:09

    Who are the professors on the Singapore campus?

    15:05

    Three Words Max Taboo

  • 17:24

    If I don’t like the Singapore program, can I transfer to the France campus?

    20:04

    What is the Singapore campus like and what part of the city is it in?

    22:45

    Hey, question on the application process. As I see the round 1 starts from jan 3-jan 30 in 2019. What if I have to give my GMAT in the second week of January. Am I still eligible to submit my documents in round 1 and submit my GMAT score later, or do you recommend to go with round 2?

    26:18

    How is the SMIB different from other business degrees, such as an MBA? Is one better than the other?

  • 28:16

    Is the SMIB open to students who didn’t study business before?

    30:41

    Final Destination

    32:23

    Question for the student: what do you do now? Internship? Job? Still in class?

    36:12

    How much professional experience do you require to apply for the SMIB?

  • 36:54

    Is it possible to visit local companies through ESSEC?

    39:07

    Is it possible to study on exchange at your Morocco campus for a semester?

    40:20

    You have a lot of “doing business in…” courses. Is the difference really big enough between Africa, Russia and the west that each needs its own separate class? You couldn’t condense?

    43:39

    Is it valuable to do the program in Singapore even if we don’t plan to work in Asia?

  • 45:36

    Who Am I?

    48:36

    Is it possible to specialize?

    49:51

    Hello. What has changed in this program since the last year?

    52:30

    Do you have reduced tuition support available for foreign students?

  • 53:35

    What kinds of real-world projects do have the opportunity to work on that are not just simulated business cases?

    55:57

    What active student associations are there at the ESSEC Singapore campus?

    57:18

    How does entrepreneurship education factor into this curriculum?

    58:35

    The Sweetest