Globis University Graduate School of Management

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Graduate School of Management, Globis University
GLOBIS logo.jpg
MottoVisionary Leaders who Create and Innovate Societies
TypePrivate
Established2006: gained University Status 1992 - Globis Corporation established
PresidentYoshito Hori
Location,
CampusUrban
Websitewww.globis.ac.jp

The Graduate School of Management, GLOBIS University (グロービス経営大学院 Gurōbisu keiei daigakuin) is a graduate business school in Tokyo, Japan. Globis started as a private education venture in 1992 by Japanese entrepreneur Yoshito Hori[1], later gaining official university status in 2006[2]. The university currently offers part-time and online MBA programs in Japanese or English, and a full-time MBA program in English[1]. Currently, Globis University is Japan's largest business school. [2][3][4]

History[edit]

Yoshito Hori, the president of Globis, at World Economic Forum on East Asia 2012
  • 1992 - Globis Corporation established and Globis Management School (GMS) formed[5]
  • 1994 - Globis publication business launched 1996 - Venture capital incubation fund established[6]
  • 2006 - The Graduate School of Management, Globis University established (Tokyo and Osaka campuses) [5]
  • 2012 - Globis China established 2015 - Live Online MBA courses launched - Globis Thailand established [5]
  • 2016 - Technovate (Technology + Innovate) courses launched [7]

Campuses and offices[edit]

Globis Tokyo campus in Nibanchō

Globis University has five campuses in Japan. The main campus is located near Kojimachi Station in central Tokyo, which offers both Japanese and English-language programs. [8]

Japanese-language programs are offered at the Osaka, Nagoya, Sendai, and Fukuoka campuses.

Globis also has offices in Shanghai, Singapore, and Bangkok.

MBA programs[edit]

Part-time MBA program[edit]

The Part-time MBA is a two-year program designed for working professionals. Classes are held in evenings and on weekends (Japan Standard Time), and can be taken on-campus, online, or a combination of the two.[9]

Full-time MBA program[edit]

The Full-time program is a one-year accelerated program in Tokyo with classes held during regular business hours (with the option of taking part-time and/or online courses as well). This program includes a three-month professional internship.[10]

Online MBA program[edit]

The Online MBA is a two-year program consisting of fully live and interactive online classes. Classes are held in evenings and weekends (Japan Standard Time). [11]

Pre-MBA[edit]

The Pre-MBA is a selection of fundamental for-credit courses that can be taken without committing to one of the above MBA programs. Credits earned and tuition paid for Pre-MBA courses will be transferred upon enrollment.[12]

Admissions[edit]

There are several rounds of admissions for the MBA program. Potential students may apply in the November, February, May, and July rounds for the part-time and online MBA; in the November, February, and March rounds for the full-time MBA.

  • Location: Tokyo campus or online
  • Credits: 48 (full-time MBA), 36 (part-time & online MBA)
  • Program start: September (full-time MBA), October (part-time & online MBA)
  • Program length: 1 year (full-time MBA), 2–5 years (part-time & online MBA)

Partnerships and alliances[edit]

Globis University has exchange programs with:

Notes[edit]


References[edit]

  1. ^ "Programs - GLOBIS University". GLOBIS University. Retrieved 2018-09-26.
  2. ^ "MEXT 専門職大学院制度の概要".
  3. ^ "GLOBIS Student Intake Classes" (PDF).
  4. ^ "グロービス経営大学院(MBA)".
  5. ^ a b c "OUR HISTORY | CORPORATE PROFILE | GLOBIS" (in Japanese). Retrieved 2018-09-28.
  6. ^ "ABOUT - HISTORY | GLOBIS CAPITAL PARTNERS". www.globiscapital.co.jp (in Japanese). Retrieved 2018-09-28.
  7. ^ "沿革 | 企業情報 | グロービス(GLOBIS)" (in Japanese). Retrieved 2018-09-28.
  8. ^ "DOMESTIC OFFICES | CORPORATE PROFILE | GLOBIS" (in Japanese). Retrieved 2018-09-28.
  9. ^ "Part-time MBA - GLOBIS University". GLOBIS University. Retrieved 2018-10-03.
  10. ^ "Full-time MBA - GLOBIS University". GLOBIS University. Retrieved 2018-10-03.
  11. ^ "Online MBA - GLOBIS University". GLOBIS University. Retrieved 2018-10-03.
  12. ^ "Pre-MBA - GLOBIS University". GLOBIS University. Retrieved 2018-10-03.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°41′7.5″N 139°44′12.3″E / 35.685417°N 139.736750°E / 35.685417; 139.736750