Identify core challenges and problems to make strategic decisions that would positively impact an organization

Executive MBA Overview

The EMBA programme is designed to transform senior
executives into capable global leaders to set and challenge
the strategic direction at the boardroom level. The programme equips
and prepares forward-thinking, global, transformational leaders in
both private and public sectors, with the tools and capabilities required to:

  • Identify core challenges and problems to make strategic decisions that would positively impact an organization
  • Develop the people skills and competencies needed to lead an
    organization while accomplishing organizational goals
  • Collaborate with other senior executives from the Caribbean to conduct
    research and create applicable solutions for a practicum project
  • Develop a renewed mindset to Business and Management, engaging in holistic
    development as a professional

EMBA Accreditation

This programme is globally accredited and recognized by the
Association of MBAs (AMBA), the global standard for all MBA programmes.

Programme Design

  • Flexible class schedule with sessions, primarily on weekends with occasional weekday classes
  • “Authentic Learning” teaching & learning approach, which provides practical courses, assignments, actual project-based and problem-based learning activities and presentations that will enhance your knowledge and skills, giving you strategies that can be implemented in your organization
  • Business education and research as a foundation for doctoral studies

Student Outcomes

  • Consultancy, International Job Opportunities, Promotion on the job, Expertise in your eld, Change Agent, Ability to restructure your organisation for greater efciency, Community Impact, Thought-Leader

Zoom Online Delivery

  • The Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA) is offered to regional and international students through our Zoom Online platform, which gives students the ability to log into classes anywhere and participate as though they were physically present

EMBA Alumni Community

  • Alumni for the EMBA programme are at top level management positions in private and public-sector companies in Guyana and the Caribbean:

Benefits of the Lok Jack GSB

Institutional Accreditation

  • Locally accredited by Accreditation Council of Trinidad and Tobago (ACTT) Institutional accreditation
  • GATE Funding available for eligible individuals
  • UWI-Lok Jack GSB community with more than 2,000 alumni o Featured alumni
  • Local and International Faculty o Academic Faculty who have done extensive research in business education internationally
  • Practioners who are business owners and have successful operations and expansions in many territories
  • Faculty who facilitate learning and ensure you have grasp concepts for each area of business in this specialty
  • Networking opportunities/
  • Mentorship opportunities with prominent Alumni
    • Bizbooster
    • HigherEd EFMD Global Career Services § International Study Trip
  • Access the UWI´s Facilities (Library, Study rooms, etc. – include here what they actually have access to)

Online Platform

Illuminate Live is a virtual learning environment (e-Classroom) that is used to conduct fully online (synchronous) sessions where students and lecturers can collaborate using interactive tools in order to learn from any location once they have an Internet connection, microphone, and speakers.

Entry Requirements

Academic Entry

  • First degree with honours, from a recognized or accredited University
  • At least 7 years senior managerial experience

Mature Entry

Applicants who do not hold a first degree but possess relevant professional training and extensive experience may be accepted if they qualify for the mature route

  • Professional and/or academic certification such as ACCA level 1 or 2/Executive Diploma/Certificate
  • Must be over 30 years and possess at least 12
    years senior managerial experience.

Additionally, applicants are required to be computer literate (i.e. Microsoft Proficient and Internet Savvy)


Preparation For Authentic Learning(PAL) Workshop:

  • PAL 1 – Team Building (8hrs)
  • PAL 2 – Personal Development (8hrs)
  • PAL 3 – Professional Development (8hrs)

(All PAL are compulsory)

Core Courses

The Global Mindset

  • Global Macrœconomics and Expanding Caribbean Economic Space (36hrs)
  • The Art, Science and Practice of Leadership (36hrs)



Core Courses

The Catalytic Mindset

  • Corporate Finance and Statement Analysis (36hrs)
  • Marketing Management with Lead User Methodology (36hrs)


  • Option to start Elective 1 (36hrs); Elective 2 (36hrs)


Core Courses

The Catalytic Mindset

  • Management Accounting(36hrs)
  • Optimizing Human Potential in Orsations (36hrs)
  • Research Methods for Business and Management(18hrs)



Core Courses

The Catalytic Mindset

  • Decisions Sciences for Operational Excellence(36hrs)
  • Management InformationSystems (36hrs)
  • Research Methods forBusiness Management (18hrs)


  • Option to start from Trimester 2 – Elective 1 (36hrs); Elective 2 (36hrs)


  • Business Planning Workshop(20hrs) or
  • Principles of ManagementConsulting (16hrs)

Core Courses

The Sustainable Mindset

  • Sustainability, Ethics and Governance (36hrs)
  • Global Strategy,Entrepreneurship and Innovation (36hrs)


The Execution Mindset

Practicum: Option to start from Trimester 4

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