The Memorandum of Understanding between the Faculty of Economics and Texas A&M University was signed on November 2nd at the Faculty of Economics in Belgrade. The Memorandum primarily concerns the organization of a joint MBA course which will enroll its first generation of students in February 2011.
Upon the program completion, the students obtain two diplomas:
MBA diploma of the Texas A&M University and
MSc diploma in management of the Faculty of Economics in Belgrade.
This is the first MBA program realized in Serbia according to the curriculum of the courses identical to the ones existing in USA, and the teaching process and the exams will be conducted completely in the English language. The program is designed for graduates in various fields already employed the business sector, on the positions of top and middle management. The program is based on the up-to-date knowledge in the field of management, accounting economic analysis and statistics, incorporated in a modern curriculum used in educating managers in USA as well.
Such an MBA program will contribute to increasing the knowledge and skills of decision-making managers at different levels in companies, banks, insurance companies and other economic bodies, which is, certainly, a necessity for the market development in Serbia.
Apart from organizing a joint MBA program, accredited in USA, the Memorandum of Understanding also concerns the organization of several specialized executive courses dedicated to specific topics and issues from different business fields.