The IMBA program is a 2 year full-time program. All core courses will be completed in the first year. It is also possible for students to complete all the required credits needed for graduation within the first year so that they can embark on global opportunities in their second year while finding an internship and completing their thesis.

Degree Duration Credits Required Field Work Written Work
IMBA 2- year Full-time

Total: at least 47

credits Core Courses: ≥ 27

credits Electives: ≥ 12

credits General Courses: ≥ 7

credits Field Work: 1 credit

Internship and a 5,000 word report submitted at the beginning of the 4th semester Term papers and degree thesis (at least 20,000- word case study).
IMBA Career Tracks
- Requires students to complete 4 indicated electives under each track
- An official RMBS Career Track Certificate will be awarded upon graduation
*Subject to changes
  • Semester 1

    Core Courses –(i.e.14 Credits)
    Data Modeling and Decision-Making-3
    Organizational Behavior-2
    Accounting-3
    Corporate Finance-3
    Managerial Economics-3
    General Courses (Mandatory)
    Mandarin
    Leadership & Corporate Social Responsibility Track Electives (i.e.)
    Human Resource Management
    Global Management
    Leadership
    Innovative Entrepreneurship
    Cross-Cultural Management
    Project Management
  • Semester 2

    Core Courses-(i.e.12 Credits)
    Strategic Management-3
    Management Information System-2
    Ethical Leadership-3
    Marketing-3
    Operations Management-2
    General Courses (Mandatory)
    Chinese History and Culture
    Financial Management Track Electives(i.e.)
    Financial Markets and Institutions
    Supply Chain Management
    Chinese Commercial Law
    Behavioral Finance
    Investments
    Corporate Governance of Publicly Traded Firms

Global Network courses (SNOCs) are offered online by GNAM schools during the fall and spring semesters. Students are often notified about them when it is time to apply for each course.

Credits can be transferred over by submitting the online application form (http://portal.ruc.edu.cn/ypy/index.jsp). Please also print a copy for the IMBA Office.

For more information, please contact Ms.Wang Cui (Margaret).

All IMBA students can also select courses from the Part-time Chinese MBA or FinTech MBA program to audit as long as they demonstrate sufficient Chinese proficiency.

For further information, please contact Ms.Zhang Ying (Cathy).