Join First-Class Business School
in Shanghai

Ranked 34th
In Financial Times
Global MBA Ranking 2018

The 1st Chinese business school
Triply accredited by AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA

  • AACSB International—The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business is a global, nonprofit membership organization of educational institutions, businesses, and other entities devoted to the advancement of management education.

  • EQUIS looks for a balance between high academic quality and the professional relevance provided by close interaction with the corporate world. A strong interface with the world of business is, therefore, as much a requirement as a strong research potential.

  • The Association of MBAs (AMBA) is the international impartial authority on postgraduate business education, esta- blished in 1967 by a small group of business graduates with the aim to raise the profile of business education and the MBA qualification in UK and Europe.

Application Eligibility? Application Deadline For 2019 Intake


Graduate Prospects

100% employment rate of the graduates within
three months after graduation, which ranked No.1
among all other MBA programs for four consecutive
years (according to FT,2018)

IMBA alumnus' average annual salary reached
$121,635 three years after graduation (according to
FT, 2018) 


  • Christian Muenchow

    I believe that personal growth and success is mainly reasoned by the way we are thinking. Shanghai is an economic spot point, logistically best situated and combines the modern world with old traditions. When I was deciding which university to choose in Shanghai, the accreditation, ranking and fees were very important for me, but as well that the program is a 2-year full-time MBA. There are institutions that are offering shorter programs, but I believe that I can reach a deeper understanding by investing this time.

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  • Prescilla Xiao Yan CAI

    The Communications class allowed me to hone my public speaking skills, as we have to do presentations in front of 80 students everyday. In the beginning, I stumbled a lot, but I eventually became much more confident in speaking in front of a big crowd. I also love to work on different case studies and group projects. As team members are randomly assigned, we get to work with people with different backgrounds and strengths.

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Why Study in Shanghai, China?

Shanghai is the most international and largest commercial city in China, and is the ideal location for international students who interested in seeking for more opportunities and challenges. The city currently supports a foreign professional population of around 300,000, and it is the city of choice for many top multinational companies to set up their head quarters.

Shanghai is also known for its local Shanghai cuisine, as well its variety of Chinese and international restaurants. Living costs in Shanghai are also very reasonable compared to cities of western countries. Only a moderate amount budget is needed for one’s eating, transportation and other basic living expenses.

Live in Shanghai, you experience the dynamic inner shine of a modern city. Study in Shanghai, you hear the heartbeat of world economy.

Brief Introduction

Why Study in SJTU ACEM?

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Program Highlights