Master of Business Administration


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Program Overview

  • Ranked #1for working professionals by Washington Monthly

  • WASC/WESaccredited & recognized

  • 15 MonthsProgram Duration

  • 30th September, 2023Next Start Date

From the heart of San Francisco’s thriving high-tech and financial district, Golden Gate University offers an ideal opportunity for students seeking an MBA. As one of the oldest universities in California and an early MBA degree designed for working adults, Golden Gate University has consistently produced graduates with top skills that employers want. Programs apply theoretical concepts of management to an activity-based, case-study framework — the predominant method of top business schools. Instructors are seasoned professionals in their respective fields, drawing on extensive industry experience to teach practical skills and in-depth knowledge

EligibilityGGU's admissions committee will review the professional and academic profile of applicants. Work experience, professional achievements, and other skills will be considered. Minimum eligibility is a bachelor's degree in any specialization.
Mode of Teaching & Exams
Medium of InstructionEnglish
FeesApproximately $8,500 Post Scholarship with EMI Options
Scholarship AvailabilityYes—70% of program fee for qualified applicants
Duration15 Months
Total Credits42

$100 Million in Scholarship Opportunities

Golden Gate University (GGU) is partnering with upGrad to help you achieve your educational goals. Our high-quality, practice-based degree programs, taught by teacher practitioners from the heart of San Francisco’s financial and high-tech district, are now affordable and accessible to students around the world. Up to 5,000 eligible students may receive a 70% scholarship toward their tuition.

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Program Benefits

    Comprehensive MBA program with an option to choose specialization from 5 diverse fields - Finance, Business Analytics, Leadership, Marketing and General

    Integrated Harvard Business Review simulations and global case studies to deep dive into crucial business concepts and their application in industry

    Personalized industry interactions by seasoned professionals

    Opportunity to participate in online case competitions organized by upGrad in partnership with start-ups and new-age companies

    5000 students are eligible for 70% scholarship

    Evaluate business cases and recommend solutions as part of course projects and business simulations


  • Foundation

    Data Analysis for Managers

  • Core (30 Credits)

    Fundamentals of Business

    Management and Leadership

    Marketing Management

    Teamwork in Organisations

    Corporate Finance

    Foundations of Business Analytics

    Information Technology

    Operations and Supply Chain Management

    Context of Business

    Strategic Analysis and Design

  • Capstone (3 Credits)

    Business Planning

  • Choose any 1 specialization (9 Credits)



    Business Analytics

    Adaptive Leadership


  1. 10+Case Studies

  2. 50+Live Sessions

  3. 25+TA Sessions

  4. 42Credits in total

Placement Support

  • Access to upGrad’s career center and GGU’s student account
  • High performance career coaching
  • Resume and profile building tools enabled
  • Interview preparation support provided
  • 1:1 mentorship sessions and personalized industry group sessions

Accreditations and Partners

  • wasc
  • aba
  • the state bar of california
  • association of american law schools


  • college factual
  • best graduate school
  • best online college for roi
  • sr education group
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