Global Trilateral MBA

Requirements

  • Only 6 PLACES reserved for WBS students
  • Based on Merit with more than 2 years work experience
  • An average of 65% for all courses.
  • Complete the required application form.
  • The top 6 students will be selected

Cost: R15 000 Registration Fee

Inclusions

  • Local Transportation in SA
  • Meals in SA

Exclusions

Students to make their own arrangements
for the China and US legs:

  • Accommodation and Meals
  • Flights
  • Transfers
  • Visas

Overview

Shaping global business executive: practical consulting experiences in China, Africa and the United States enrich education for candidates.

 

Global Trilateral MBA students. The mission of the Global Trilateral MBA Program is to inspire and teach global citizens to seek solutions to problems impacting humanity.

 

  • 1.GTMBA Academic Focus — curriculum focuses on the global business environment and advanced consulting management, delivered by collaboratively by faculty at partner universities
  • 2. Consulting Projects – MBA students from partner universities serve as consultants to solve business challenges for selected companies
  • 3. International GTMBA conferences and study tours in Africa, China and the United States.

3 Universities

3 Continents

3 Projects

3 Time Zones

3 Certificates

Global Trilateral MBA Certificate Program will consist of three semesters of coursework at each participating institution, with at least 10 candidates in each cohort. The partnering MBA student cohorts will work together throughout the semester on projects assigned by various companies in these different countries.

 

The GTMBA Team Consulting Program: Students apply their problem-solving skills to provide thorough solutions to problems identified within client companies. These services will be made available to multinational organizations, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), non-government organizations (NGOs), Fortune 500 companies, not-for-profit organizations (NPOs), amongst others.

 

International Global Trilateral Conference: This two-day Conference culminates the semester-long projects and serves as a platform for enhancing MBA students’ in-depth knowledge and understanding of the host country. It also provides a forum for networking and exchanging ideas on partnering countries issues, in particular, and emerging markets, in general.  The Conference will also feature a host of networking opportunities including engaging panel discussions and training workshops by industry leaders; keynote breakfasts, luncheons, an evening gala, and insightful student consulting project presentations.

3 September 2020

1. Applications open

Click here to Apply – You will be required to provide your Passport number and ID number, as well as a copy of an up to date WBS academic record.

3 September 2020

30 September 2020

Applications Close

30 September 2020

15 October 2020

Application Outcome

Students will be selected based on merit.

15 October 2020

17 January 2020

1. Applications open

Click here to Apply – You will be required to provide your Passport number and ID number, as well as a copy of an up to date WBS academic record.

17 January 2020

24 January 2020

Applications Close

24 January 2020

28 January 2020

Application Outcome

Students will be selected based on merit.

28 January 2020

February 2020

Programme Briefing

February 2020

February to March 2020

International Collaboration

Work online with US and China candidates on an Africa consultancy project.

February to March 2020

18 - 20 March 2020

Johannesburg WBS

THREE Day conference: present to your peers and company on the consultancy project.
Receive Africa certificate of completion

18 - 20 March 2020

April-May 2020

International Collaboration

Work online with US and China candidates on a China consultancy project.

STEP 8. PROVIDE DEPOSIT – 15 MAY 2020

15000 ZAR REGISTRATION DEPOSIT

April-May 2020

15 May 2020

Provide Deposit

 15 000 ZAR Registration Deposit

15 May 2020

May 2020

Beijing, China – Host – Central University of Finance and Economics (CUFE)

FIVE Day conference May 19-21 (TENTATIVE DATE): present to your peers and company on the consultancy project, includes study tour. Receive CUFE certificate of completion

May 2020

June – October 2020

International Collaboration

Work online with US and China candidates on a US consultancy project.

June – October 2020

October - November 2020

Washington, DC, USA – Host – Howard University MBA Program (HU MBA)

Three  Day conference: Nov. 3-5 (TENTATIVE DATES) present to your peers and company on the consultancy project, includes study tour. Receive HU certificate of completion.

October - November 2020

July 2020 - February 2021

ARP Consultancy Project

Choose any ONE of the consultancy projects and rework for WBS ARP.  Your work will be internal and external examined in South Africa to complete the requirements of your MBA.

July 2020 - February 2021

CONSULTANCY PROJECTS SINCE 2016

USA

The Office of the Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development Washington, DC.

US Intelligence Agency

Perkins Eastman

Zurena

Port of New Orleans

Microsoft

Inmobiliaria 

Espectacular

MUREX

Government Employee Benefits Association

South Africa

Sorbet

PPC

Sakhumzi’s Restaurant

Brand South  Africa

Centurion Systems

ZGN Trading, Inc

Aludar Safety Company

AFC Technology Services

Soweto Gold

 

Ghana

Chocolate Clothes

China

B&Q Education

CUFE MBA Centre EDP/CSP programme

Chinese Culture Live!

SunPig

Happy Pets

Rokid

PingAn Bank

Pingu’s English

Techplay

Kingdee International Software Group

YiJiaFu

ResMed

Career Dream

StarTimes

Yanqing Park

Course Accreditation

One Global Study Tour credit, towards the written ARP consultancy project, subject to internal and external examination

Study Tour Booking Info