Kurdistan Business School


Executive Master in Business Administration (EMBA)


The Executive Master in Business Administration is a 180 credit, 2-year professional degree studying an in-depth array of the latest management theories, frameworks and techniques of how to manage organisations.  This programme will provide better employment opportunities applying for senior positions, enhance performance in existing management roles and improve promotion prospects. Applicants with different backgrounds may apply for this programme on the condition they have at least three (3) years management experience. The minimum average mark accepted in the undergraduate level is 60%.

Applicants need to submit an English language proficiency of PTE 50%, or 6 in IELTS or 74 in ibt-TOEFL. 

The minimum period for completing the programme is four semesters and maximum eight.


Students have to successfully pass six modules over the programme and complete a research dissertation. Each module carries 20 credits studied over 3 semesters i.e. in total 120 credits followed by a 60 credit bearing dissertation of 20,000 words subject to viva.

Admission Criteria

1.  Minimum undergraduate average of 60%  

Note:  Equalized transcript is required for students who have graduated from international institutions.

2.   At least three years of professional experience as evidence by the applicant's curriculum vitae

3.   Certification of employment if employed 

      Personal Statement if self employed - personal statement should contain a brief summary of  your work experience (Essay format with a minimum number of 300 words)

4.   Minimum English Language requirement is 50 in PTE or 6 in IELTS or 74 in ibt-TOEFL. 

5.  Interview


***Notice: For AY 2019-20 applications, please email [email protected] or visit UKH's Registry Office.



Tuition Fee

$8,000 USD per programme

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