MBA Curriculum | The American University of Iraq Sulaimani

MBA Curriculum

The AUIS MBA curriculum is taught by faculty members committed to excellence in their professions and with real-world business experience. Students learn to build productive organizations through stimulating classroom discussions, research projects and case studies covering a broad range of subjects.

The AUIS MBA is a 17 course (34 credit hours) program meeting the accrediting standards of both American and KRG accrediting institutions. Students take 14 core courses and then can choose among several electives (listed below) or select a three-course specialization to build a comprehensive knowledge base in a specific area of interest.

Please review our complete list of the core curriculum and electives with course descriptions below. 

Core Courses

Designed to provide a broad understanding of financial management, financial institutions, and investment strategies.
Students will enhance their knowledge of market research and analysis, marketing communications, and strategic marketing. 
This concentration will enable MBA students to learn more in-depth knowledge of human resources management. 
The Leadership curriculum is designed for those who want to lead organizational change amid the challenges of an increasingly changing business landscape.
The AUIS MBA in Project Management introduces students to an increasingly popular profession as more companies move to project team-based business models.