Aventis School of Management

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Aventis School of Management
Motto Shaping Global Leaders
Type Private
Established 2006
Academic staff
38 (Adjunct)
Postgraduates 1,073
Location Singapore

Aventis School of Management is an international graduate business school based in Singapore. It was founded in 2007.

Aventis is registered with European Foundation for Management Development and the European Council for Business Education (ECBE). Aventis EMBA is also accredited by the EMBA Council, which was formed in 1981 to accredit schools of business offering EMBA worldwide.

Aventis awards graduate business degrees in collaboration with Baruch College (City University of New York); California State University, Sacramento; Kingston University London; and other universities in the United States and the United Kingdom.[1]

Educational Offerings[edit]

Executive Masters programs[edit]

Aventis collaborates with Zicklin School of Business at Baruch College to bring the Zicklin Executive Masters programs to Singapore for senior executives across ASEAN. The programs includes the Executive MBA, Executive Master of Science in Marketing & International Business, Finance, HR & Global leadership, Information Systems and Business Computing Information Systems and Psychology (Industrial and Organizational)and Entrepreneurship. Aventis also partners with Arcadia University, the University of Louisville and California State University, Sacramento to offer MBA degrees.

International Masters in Business Administration[edit]

In conjunction with California State University, Sacramento, Aventis began offering IMBA programs in the fall of 2012. Students can choose from three focuses of International Management, IT Management, or Finance. Part of the course is web based, with the remainder containing upfront lectures from Sacramento State faculty.

Graduate diploma programs[edit]

Aventis offersGraduate Diploma programs in marketing, finance & investment, risk management, service leadership, human capital development, training and development, organizational psychology, social psychology & counselling, and financial engineering. Aventis collaborates with professional bodies such as the Chartered institute of Marketing, American Association of Financial Management, and the Centre for Behaviorial Science (CBS)[2] to offer professional certifications.

Executive education[edit]

Aventis conducts leadership and professional development programs through collaboration with partners including Baruch College and the University of St Andrews. Senior management training offerings include Advanced Management Program (AMP); Global CEO Program; and Advanced CFO Program.

Research Centres of Excellence[edit]

Aventis School of Management has a number of research centres which are based on interdisciplinary and industry networks across different business communities. The centres are:

  • Chinese Strategic Leadership: Sun Tzu Art of War Institute
  • Behavioral Science & Security: Centre for Behavioral Science
  • Financial & Investment: Financial Training Academy
  • Corporate Education: Aventis Learning Group
  • Service Leadership: Centre for Service Leadership
  • MBA Research Centre: MBA Singapore Asia

Lectures, seminars, and workshops[edit]

Aventis regularly organises public lectures, featuring thought leaders from various disciplines to educate the public of the changing global environment. The school also organizes executive workshops and seminars in the following areas: finance and investment, accounting, general management, leadership, strategy, presentation skills, soft skills, decision making, people and performance management, marketing, innovations and entrepreneurship.[3] The school also invites international speakers to conduct master class courses such as mergers and acquisitions and business valuations. Other events include joint collaboration with KhattarWong, a regional law firm, to co-sponsor a business conference in "Doing Business in ASEAN: Managing Your Risks in Today's Business World". This regional conference is supported by the Singapore Business Federation(SBF) and the Singapore institute of Directors (SID).

Customized in-house training[edit]

Aventis works with corporate clients to design and deliver tailor made in house training. Programmes include mentoring and coaching, financial statement analysis, leadership development and market innovations.

Other activities[edit]

Aventis School of management is the sponsor of the HRM Awards 2009 for Best Graduate Development,[4] The Singapore HR Awards[5] organized by the Singapore Human Resources Institute (SHRI) and the Singapore HR Congress.[6]


  1. ^ "About Aventis". Aventis School of Management. Retrieved 10 April 2015. 
  2. ^ Centre for Behavioral Science
  3. ^ Aventis- Seminars & Workshops Archived January 17, 2011, at the Wayback Machine./
  4. ^ http://www.hrmawards.com
  5. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2009-02-17. Retrieved 2009-02-27. 
  6. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2009-03-02. Retrieved 2009-02-27. 

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