Cultivating Perspectives. Sharing Solutions. Building the Future

Universiti Utara Malaysia was formally incorporated on 16 February 1984, with the unique mission to provide academic excellence in the areas of business management, education, IT, and quality management. Faced with this challenging task, the University has since its inception, ensured that its academic niche areas are focused on such disciplines as management, accountancy, economics, information technology, entrepreneurial development, tourism management, banking and finance, social development, human resource development and international affairs management.

UUM Othman Yeop Abdullah Graduate School of Business (UUM OYAGSB) was established as part of the university's bold effort to continuously provide innovative and effective business management related education. With the tagline “Transforming Leaders for Sustainable Business and Society.” UUM OYAGSB aims to produce future business leaders with broad international scope, excellent decision-making abilities and capable of executing changes for the betterment of business, society, and environment.

UUM OYAGSB is also proud of its position as the only business school in Malaysia that has a comprehensive pool of faculty members specialized in specific areas of business management such as Accounting, Banking, and Finance, Entrepreneurship, Human Resource, International Business, Marketing, Production, and Operation. Our main campus in Sintok, Kedah has world-class facilities and infrastructure for postgraduate studies. In 2015, UUM OYAGSB has successfully obtained two (2) international accreditation which are from ABEST21 and AMBA. Moving forward, UUM OYAGSB aims to be accredited by AACSB and EQUIS in 2016 & 2018 respectively. By 2016, UUM Othman Yeop Abdullah Graduate School of Business aspires to be recognized as one of the World Top 100 Business Schools.

Programs taught in:
  • English

This school also offers:

DBA

UUM Othman Yeop Abdullah Graduate School of Business

The DBA program at Othman Yeop Abdullah Graduate School of Business (OYAGSB) is a program that brings together future leaders of the public or private sectors. It is a th ... [+]

Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)

This Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)is a three-year program that is specifically designed to provide a rich learning experience for professionals who aspire to pursue a postgraduate qualification. This program brings together future leaders of the public and private sectors, of various nationalities. This is where these professionals meet and share experiences and ideas that would be valuable in the process of learning. In this program, you will have the opportunity to learn and apply various theories in business and management and also develop professional practice.

Program Aims and Learning Outcomes

The program aims at producing graduates who are capable of generating and disseminating new knowledge, as well as responding to changing business environment and the interest of stakeholders. Upon completion of the program, you will be able to:... [-]

Malaysia Alor Setar
January 2020
English
Full-time
Part-time
5 - 21 semesters
Campus
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PhD

UUM Othman Yeop Abdullah Graduate School of Business

The Ph.D. programme at Othman Yeop Abdullah Graduate School of Business (OYAGSB), UUM College of Business is a full research program in which students are assessed based ... [+]

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)

The program is a full research program in which students are assessed based on the thesis produced at the end of their study period. The program aims to produce graduates who are capable of becoming scholarly researchers and making the original contribution to knowledge in their specific field of study.

As part of our commitment in becoming a center of excellence for business and management education, students may choose to specialize in any of the various business fields such as Management, Accounting, Banking, Finance, Insurance, Islamic Banking and Finance, Marketing, Technology Management, Operations Management, Entrepreneurship, and Human Resource Management.... [-]

Malaysia Alor Setar
January 2020
English
Full-time
Part-time
4 - 14 semesters
Campus
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OYA Graduate School of Business

Othman Yeop Abdullah Graduate School (OYA)
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Othman Yeop Abdullah Graduate School of Business Universiti Utara Malaysia UUM Sintok
06010 Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia