Peking University HSBC Business School (PHBS)

Introduction

Peking University HSBC Business School (PHBS)

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For more than 100 years, Peking University has been an elite institution of learning, recognized internationally as one of China's premier centers of academic excellence. Founded in 2004, as Peking University Shenzhen Graduate School of Business, the school was renamed Peking University HSBC Business School (PHBS) in August of 2008.

PHBS seeks not only to build on Peking University's inspiring traditions, and to bring its historical presence to the country’s south, but also to develop its own reputation as an international leader in business education.

Located in the thriving entrepreneurial city of Shenzhen, and immediately adjacent to the financial hub of Hong Kong, the business school lies at the very heart of one of the world's most promising metropolitan areas. Few other regions in China offer a more suitable setting for an institution destined to become this country's foremost graduate business school.

Presently, PHBS offers 3 MA programs (Management, Finance and Economics) and 1 MBA program. Program curriculums are all taught in English and focus on an in-depth subject learning: Finance, Management and Economics, with courses including both a global focus and a Chinese perspective. Students not only gain a deep appreciation of Chinese culture but they also have a deeper understanding of doing business in China, making them more competitive in the job market, and finding opportunities to open a business in this dynamic country.

With 61 international faculty members with PhD degrees from top universities all around the world and all committed to educating PHBS’s students to be leaders in their fields, PHBS continues to earn its reputation as an institution of academic excellence and freedom. Besides, PHBS is currently commissioned with 9 research centers, such as marketing theory, leadership, entrepreneurship, business models, risk management, and financial research. In addition, Nobel Prize in Economics winner, Professor Thomas Sargent, has joined PHBS to conduct research as the head of the “Sargent Institute of Quantitative Economics and Finance.” As well, renowned Chinese economist, Professor Fan He joined PHBS as the head of the “Research Institute of Marine Silk Road”, with research focusing on China’s newest initiative, “One Belt One Road”.

Guided by its unwavering commitment to excellence, PKU HSBC Business School is unique among its peers in its commitment to developing graduates who are superbly trained, bilingual, and culturally aware. In short, our mission is to provide our graduates with the type of education, which will prepare them to take their places as leaders in their fields in China and throughout the world.

This school offers programs in:
  • English
  • Chinese

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Programs

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Master

Master of Economics Program

Campus Full time September 2018 China Shenzhen

The Master of Economics program focuses on a core curriculum in economic theory and applications. [+]

Peking University HSBC Business School, one of the newest and most promising business schools in China, is proud of its accomplishments in the area of graduate education. The Master of Economics program focuses on a core curriculum in economic theory and applications. This is a two year, full-time program in which international students learn alongside Chinese peers in an environment of cross-cultural dialogue. All courses are instructed exclusively in English, as is all academic support provided by faculty, TAs, and staff members. The faculty members of this program have earned their PhD degrees from top-ranked universities over the world.  *The Masters of Economics program curriculum is very quantitative based and therefore requires students to have a very high level of mathematical skills.  It is recommended that students who apply for this program have an undergraduate degree in a related or quantitative field such as economics, finance, mathematics, engineering, etc. Program Objectives This program aims to educate a group of graduate students by equipping them with a solid theoretical foundation in economics, teaching them to carry out research and analysis independently, and instructing them on the most pressing economic issues of today. Degree Requirements   To obtain the Master of Economics degree from Peking University HSBC School of Business, students are required to fulfill 54 credits (including 7 required courses, 8 major elective courses and 2 general elective courses), complete 2 required courses that do not count credits (Mathematics and a Graduate Thesis Seminar) and complete a Master’s thesis and thesis defense.... [-]

Master of Finance Program

Campus Full time September 2018 China Shenzhen

The Finance program provides specialist training in finance for international students. The master's degree in the finance program focuses on a core curriculum in financial theory and applications. [+]

The  Finance program provides specialist training in finance for international students. The master's degree in the finance program focuses on a core curriculum in financial theory and applications. This is a two year, full-time program in which international students learn alongside Chinese peers in an environment of cross-cultural dialogue. All courses are instructed exclusively in English, as is all academic support provided by faculty, TAs, and staff members. The faculty members of this program have earned their PhD degrees from top-ranked universities over the world.  *The Masters of Finance program curriculum is very quantitative based and therefore requires students to have a very high level of mathematical skills.  It is recommended that students who apply for this program have an undergraduate degree in a related or quantitative field such as economics, finance, mathematics, engineering, etc.     Program Objectives This program aims to develop in students the modern financial theories and methodologies, and a comprehensive understanding of financial performance and management. The Finance program prepares students for a variety of careers, such as chief financial officers, risk management specialists, corporate fund managers and more. This program also enables the students to pursue PhD degrees or carry out research in related concentrations in finance.   Degree Requirements  To obtain a Master of Finance degree from Peking University HSBC Business School, students are required to fulfill 54 credits (including 9 required courses, 6 major elective courses and 2 general elective courses), complete 2 required courses that do not count credits (Mathematics and a Graduate... [-]

Master of Management Program

Campus Full time September 2018 China Shenzhen

The Master of Management program covers core coursework such as management economics, organization behavior. [+]

The Master of Management program covers core coursework such as management economics, organization behavior. This is a two year, full-time program in which international students learn alongside Chinese peers in an environment of cross-cultural dialogue. All courses are instructed exclusively in English, as is all academic support provided by faculty, TAs, and staff members. The faculty members of this program have earned their PhD degrees from top-ranked universities over the world. Program Objectives This program aims to help our students to develop solid theoretical knowledge in management as well as the ability to carry out research in related concentrations. It also aims to prepare students with the cutting edge expertise in corporate management, and ability to provide solutions to practical business issues by applying managerial theories. Degree Requirements To obtain a Master of Management degree from Peking University HSBC Business School, students are required to fulfill 54 credits (including 10 required courses, 5 major elective courses and 2 general elective courses) complete 2 required courses that do not count credits (Mathematics and a Graduate Thesis Seminar) and complete a Master’s thesis and defense. Students will earn the credits only if they pass course examinations. For required courses and elective courses, students need to pass by earning a score of 70 (D) or above. Those who fail a required course will retake the course.  Students who fail the same required course two times or fail any 3 courses within one semester will be removed from the program and not receive their... [-]

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Peking University HSBC Business School

Address Peking University HSBC Business School (PHBS) Peking University Campus University Town, Nanshan District
518055 Shenzhen, China
Website http://english.phbs.pku.edu.cn/