Program Requirements

Program Requirements

• M.Sc. Programs

All M.Sc. programs require taking courses and fulfilling a thesis on scientific and applied research. Generally, all M.Sc. programs take a minimum of 2 years or 4 semesters to complete; each semester being 17 weeks long, with a minimum of 12 and a maximum of 15 units per semester. Students are advised to finish the courses in the first three semesters and write their thesis in the fourth semester, although it might take longer. The M.Sc. program requires the successful completion of 38 units, including 25 units in core courses, 9 units in elective courses, and 4 thesis units; however, the M.Sc. program in Accounting has extra requirements taking 2.5 years of full-time studies or 4.5 years of part-time studies.

• Specializations of the Ph.D. in Management

  • Management of Policy Making in the Public Sector
  • Management of Organizational Behavior
  • Media Management
  • Human Resources Management
  • Policy Making Management
  • International Marketing
  • Financial Management
  • Management of Production and Operations
  • Operations Research
  • Accounting
  • Systems Management

• Ph.D. Program Requirements

The total credits for the Ph.D. in Management are 38 units:

  1. Main and general courses: 6 units
  2. Core elective courses: 12 units
  3. Thesis: 20 units
  4. Pre-requisite courses: maximum of 16 units

• Courses in Specialized Orientations

Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Orientation Units
Strategy 36
Economy of Management 39
Marketing Management 33
Management of Organization & Human Resources Development 36
Management of Systems Dynamic 21
Management of Operations 33
MIS 27
Financial Management 33
Entrepreneurship 39
Technology Management 39