22 Nov 2018 18:29 IST

SP Jain ranks top 10 for its executive MBA programme

The latest ranking places SP Jain’s part-time EMBA in the company of global giants

SP Jain School of Global Management’s executive MBA programme has been ranked among the top 10 in the Asia-Pacific region and top 100 globally, making it one of the world’s best EMBA programmes of 2018, according to the Ivy Exec (USA) EMBA Rankings. In the Asia-Pacific region, SP Jain is also ranked #2 for ‘work-life balance’, and #7 for ‘career advancement’ and ‘curriculum’.

The Ivy Exec MBA rankings are derived from an EMBA perception survey which is conducted annually by Ivy Exec within their community of over 1 million, comprising Directors/VPs, C-level executives, and business leaders who value education as the shortest path to career advancement.

Nitish Jain, President of the School, said, “Naturally, we are excited to be ranked among Asia Pacific’s top 10 EMBA programmes. We are an Australian business school, and we are ranked #1 in Australia, even ahead of the University of Sydney and the University of Melbourne! This is a clear indication of the success of our philosophy which is to offer students relevant, practical education.”

SP Jain’s EMBA is an 18-month, part-time, weekend programme that is designed to meet the needs of working professionals without interrupting their careers. It is focussed on general management and helps managers deal with the challenges of globalisation including the impact of digital transformation. Some of the unique features of the programme are its emphasis on project-based learning as well as the development of soft skills through a unique executive career acceleration programme, which includes corporate interface sessions.