At the end of the internship program, students are required to develop, submit and defend a Thesis. The thesis shall be based on original research work carried out in the basic and/or applied field of study and supervised by an academic supervisor.
MBA in CSR: MBA in Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)
Corporate and social responsibility is taking a growing importance in the business environment. With the CSR MBA, Students have the opportunity to learn how to effectively manage company assets to address challenges of limited natural resources and unfair or unethical business practices. Additionally, a focus on serving multiple stakeholders helps students develop the analytical skills to manage organizational changes with an emphasis on ethical decision making.
With the MBA in CSR, students can apply for positions such as:
- Corporate Social Responsibility Manager.
- Corporate/Community Relations Manager.
- Sustainable Development Manager.
- Social Investment Project Manager.
Recent graduates,with a strong academic record in business, economics or quantitative studies, and engineers looking for a career as a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Manager or interested in implementing CSR programs can apply to the CSR MBA.
The MBA in CSR is also designed for motivated professionals such as Human Resource Managers who are willing to elevate their current career and be involved in CSR Programs.
Admission to the MBA in CSR granted on a selective basis to students or professionals who have demonstrated distinct academic ability and motivation by meeting at least the minimum requirements described below:
- A Licence or a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university, with a GPA of 3.00 on 4 point scale or 13 on 20 point scale or higher in your most recent 60 semester hours of college work.
- Two years of evident professional experience are preferred.
- Satisfactory score in GMAT Test*. (Note:*GMAT requirement may be waived for those who have received graduate degree, or undergraduate degree with high GPA with evident professional experience in the field of insurance).
- TOEFL scores of 550 paper-based test or 500 in EEE test.
The Tuition is charged in a flat-fee structure, fixed for one year of study.
Registration Fee: TND 1,000 the first year.
Tuition: TND 10,000 per year.
Registration Fee: United States $ 1,000 the first year.
Tuition: United States $ 10,000 per year.
Bank Account Holder: American University in North of Africa.
Bank Name and Address: Attijari Bank, Agence El Manar, Tunis.
Account Number: TN59 04 106 058 0036089761 08.
Code Bic/SWIFT : BSTUTNTT
Students can apply for a bank loan or a merit scholarship.
Internship (5 Credits) :
Students are required to acquire practical knowledge applications of CSR programs in local or international firms heavily involved in CSR activities
To start internship program, students should have successfully completed ALL core and elective courses as required by the program.
Thesis (10 Credits):
Core courses (30 Credits):
CSR 600 (3 Credits) Foundations in Corporate Social Responsibility
CSR 610 (3 Credits) Corporate Governance
CSR 620 (3 Credits) Ethics and CSR Theories
CSR 630 (3 Credits) Global CSR Reporting, Legislations, and Standards
CSR 640 (3 Credits) CSR Project Management
CSR 650 (3 Credits) Social Project Performance Measurement
CSR 660 (3 Credits) CSR Negotiations and Communications
CSR 670 (3 Credits) CSR Sustainable Development
CSR 680 (3 Credits) CSR Strategy
Elective Courses (15 Credits):
The remaining courses (for a total of 15 credits) must be selected from the following list:
CSR 681 (3 Credits) Biodiversity, Climate Change and Social Development
CSR 682 (3 Credits) Environmental Law
CSR 683 (3 Credits) Human Rights Principles and Approaches
CSR 684 (3 Credits) Managing Change in CSR Environment
CSR 685 (3 Credits) Economics of Development
CSR 686 (3 Credits) Risk Mitigation and Exist Strategy
CSR 687 (3 Credits) Social Licence to Operate
CSR 688 (3 Credits) Disclosure and Grievance Management