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American University of Beirut, Olayan School of Business

Building on over a century of prominence in providing business education in the Middle East, the Suliman S. Olayan School of Business is committed to providing quality undergraduate and graduate programs aimed at developing business leaders in, for, or from the Middle East region and beyond. The school's undergraduate program accentuates a liberal arts-based operational focus whereas the Executive MBA has a distinct leadership and strategy orientation. The MBA program imparts globally current, regionally relevant general management competencies to the next generation of business leaders; the specialized master's programs are designed to graduate expert practitioners. The Olayan School of Business role in knowledge dissemination and service is reinforced by the school's contribution to knowledge generation through basic and applied research. Olayan School of Business upholds and promotes the highest ethical standards and a continuous improvement ethos in all its activities.


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* Tuition and fees are displayed in US dollars for ease of comparison, and are accurate as of July 1, 2016. A currency converter is available here, if you wish to see the rates in a different currency.

This profile was updated on August 02, 2017.