Talal Abu-Ghazaleh University College of Business

Introduction

Welcome to the Talal Abu Ghazaleh University College of Business

Established in 2012, Talal Abu-Ghazaleh University College of Business (TAG-UCB) is a premier university college that aims at developing a cadre of business leaders who can compete and succeed in the knowledge-based global economy. TAG-UCB aims to develop a cadre of future business knowledge leaders who can compete and succeed in a world of expanding knowledge and challenging economies. Our commitment to our students, to academic excellence and to regional development is reflected in our motto” Where the Gifted Become Knowledge Leaders“. A competitive advantage is not easily gained, and hence TAG-UCB is fortunate to have the financial resources and support of Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Organization (TAG-Org), recognized as the largest firm of professional services in the Arab world. TAG-Org, in the words of its Chairman HE Dr. Talal Abu-Ghazaleh, is committed to making TAG-UCB a premier undergraduate University College in the GCC countries and the Arab region in general. As a truly University College of Business, TAG-UCB develops business professionals for whom geography, culture, and communication are interwoven. We show how continually shifting knowledge, contexts, and strategies can affect innovation, and ensure students are able to adapt information and apply in real-world practice. Now facing fierce competition, firms are required to succeed in a culturally sensitive marketplace where resourcefulness is a prized asset. TAG-UCB, as well as TAG-SB (Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Graduate School of Business - www.tagsb.edu.jo) and TAGI-UNI (Talal Abu-Ghazaleh University - www.tagiuni.com), build on the success of Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Organization (www.tagorg.com) which has become a world leading professional service firm operating through more than 88 offices worldwide.

Why TAG-UCB?

TAG-UCB is your smart choice, Inspiring the new generation! TAG-UCB is set to be an example of a world-class business university college aiming at developing a cadre of business leaders who can compete and succeed in the knowledge-based global economy. We show how continually shifting knowledge, contexts, and strategies can affect innovation, and ensure students are able to adapt information and apply the results worldwide. With the current fierce competition, firms are now required to succeed in a culturally sensitive marketplace where resourcefulness is a prized asset. As a true and highly competitive university college, TAG-UCB prepares leaders for whom geography, culture, and communication are interwoven into the fabric of life.

Vision

We aspire to be one of the tops recognized Business Colleges in the region for Academic Excellence, Community Outreach Services, and Research and Development Contributions.

Mission

Our mission is to provide students with high-quality education within a supportive and stimulating learning environment; excel our efforts and resources in supporting applied research; support our communities through linkage, relevance, and entrepreneurship.

Objectives

1. To strengthen our efforts to recruit, attract, and educate an excellent and diverse body of students. 2. To provide students with the latest educational knowledge and skills. 3. To support students in becoming e practical and critical thinkers who are eager life-long learners. 4. To perpetually grow and develop instructional programs to meet the needs of students in a globally changing environment. 5. To enhance community involvement by offering TAGIUNI professional development courses and TAG Forum seminars. 6. To actively participate in joint research programs and international conferences.

Approach

Our educational approach is centered on the following principles:

  1. Commitment to standards of academic quality.
  2. Merit is the primary criterion in recruiting faculty and staff.
  3. Equal access to excellent educational opportunity.
  4. Commitment to providing students with knowledge and skills that are relevant to market needs.
  5. Emphasis on interpersonal skills, professional competencies, English language, teamwork and strong communication.
  6. Emphasis on the case method of instruction in order to train students to make intelligent arguments, engage in negotiations, defend their viewpoints and reach sound decisions.
  7. Emphasis on high ethical standards and integrity.
  8. Organize guest lectures and business seminars related to current business and economic issues.
  9. Organize tours and internships in companies, banks, and public organizations to allow students to observe the real business world.
  10. Provide opportunities for a study abroad in international universities.
  11. Emphasis on life-long learning skills.
This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

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BBA

Bachelor of Business Administration - Banking and Finance

Campus Full time 8 semesters September 2019 Bahrain Manama

The banking and finance concentration is designed to provide students with the skills required for positions in the banking and financial institutions sectors. The financial sector is one of the main pillars of the national economy. [+]

Bachelor of Business Administration - Banking and Finance

TAG-UCB offers a Bachelor Degree of Business Administration - BBA, with a concentration in International Accounting, Logistics, Management, Human Resource Management, Marketing, E-Business and Entrepreneurship, Banking and Finance and Islamic Banking and Finance.

Banking and Finance The banking and finance concentration is designed to provide students with the skills required for positions in the banking and financial institutions sectors. The financial sector is one of the main pillars of the national economy. With the steady growth, development and increased diversification and complexity of the financial sector, there is a growing demand for requisite banking and financial skills.... [-]


Bachelor of Business Administration - E-Business and Entrepreneurship

Campus Full time 8 semesters September 2019 Bahrain Manama

E-Business and Entrepreneurship Students studying this concentration can explore how current technological tools can assist businesses with increasing their productivity and enhancing their marketing. [+]

Bachelor of Business Administration - E-Business and Entrepreneurship

TAG-UCB offers a Bachelor Degree of Business Administration - BBA, with a concentration in International Accounting, Logistics, Management, Human Resource Management, Marketing, E-Business and Entrepreneurship, Banking and Finance and Islamic Banking and Finance.

E-Business and Entrepreneurship Students studying this concentration can explore how current technological tools can assist businesses with increasing their productivity and enhancing their marketing. With the increasing need for entrepreneurship, students will gain fundamental knowledge of business planning, financing, company valuation, marketing, management, information technology, and consulting as they relate to new ventures, small enterprises, and family businesses.... [-]


Bachelor of Business Administration - Human Resource Management

Campus Full time 8 semesters September 2019 Bahrain Manama

Human Resource specialization aims to focus on achieving corporate strategy through the effective management of people in organizations. Students will be engaged in a higher quality of work life, higher productivity, and an improved readiness for change. [+]

Bachelor of Business Administration - Human Resource Management TAG-UCB

TAG-UCB offers a Bachelor Degree of Business Administration - BBA, with a concentration in International Accounting, Logistics, Management, Human Resource Management, Marketing, E-Business and Entrepreneurship, Banking and Finance and Islamic Banking and Finance.

Human Resource Management

Human Resource specialization aims to focus on achieving corporate strategy through the effective management of people in organizations. Students will be engaged in a higher quality of work life, higher productivity, and an improved readiness for change. The role of the human resources within a corporate environment has been undergoing rapid change. In the past, personnel served primarily as administrators, policing and maintaining the organizational status quo. However, the role of the modern human resources has become more ambiguous, shifting in the direction of business partner, employee champion and change catalyst, and focused on strategic leveraging of human capital.... [-]


Bachelor of Business Administration - International Accounting

Campus Full time 8 semesters September 2019 Bahrain Manama

International Accounting offers broad courses of accounting coupled with courses in Economics and Business Administration. This concentration provides the graduate with a sound educational foundation for an accounting career or post-graduate studies. [+]

Bachelor of Business Administration - International Accounting

TAG-UCB offers a Bachelor Degree of Business Administration - BBA, with concentration in International Accounting, Logistics, Management, Human Resource Management, Marketing, E-Business and Entrepreneurship, Banking and Finance and Islamic Banking and Finance.

International Accounting offers broad courses of accounting coupled with courses in Economics and Business Administration. This concentration provides the graduate with a sound educational foundation for an accounting career or post-graduate studies. The International Accounting degree equips students with the knowledge in a variety of subjects, including all aspects of accounting, in particular legislation according to International Accounting Standards (IAS) and US Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). It also provides graduates with the educational foundation to progress throughout their career and professional life. ... [-]


Bachelor of Business Administration - Islamic Banking and Finance

Campus Full time 8 semesters September 2019 Bahrain Manama

The Islamic Banking and Finance concentration aims at enabling students to understand the Islamic Banking operating system and the concepts of Islamic Finance. Students are to be well-equipped with an excellent background about Islamic Finance and its innovative tools. [+]

Bachelor of Business Administration - Islamic Banking and Finance

TAG-UCB offers a Bachelor Degree of Business Administration - BBA, with concentration in International Accounting, Logistics, Management, Human Resource Management, Marketing, E-Business and Entrepreneurship, Banking and Finance and Islamic Banking and Finance.

Islamic Banking and Finance The Islamic Banking and Finance concentration aims at enabling students to understand the Islamic Banking operating system and the concepts of Islamic Finance. Students are to be well-equipped with an excellent background about Islamic Finance and its innovative tools. An introductory background on the related Islamic concepts is offered linking them to the emerging banking and financial issues.... [-]


Bachelor of Business Administration - Logistics

Campus Full time 8 semesters September 2019 Bahrain Manama

Logistics offers focused courses in supply chain management, such as procurement, inventory, transportation, and purchasing to ensure operational excellence. [+]

Bachelor of Business Administration - Logistics

TAG-UCB offers a Bachelor Degree of Business Administration - BBA, with a concentration in International Accounting, Logistics, Management, Human Resource Management, Marketing, E-Business and Entrepreneurship, Banking and Finance and Islamic Banking and Finance.

Logistics offers focused courses in supply chain management, such as procurement, inventory, transportation, and purchasing to ensure operational excellence. This concentration aims to provide students with the required skills to build and manage product and information flow within supply chain systems. The skills and knowledge students will acquire from studying logistics are operations process expertise, analytical capabilities to support decision making, and utilizing information technology to facilitate business supply chain functions.... [-]


Bachelor of Business Administration - Management

Campus Full time 8 semesters September 2019 Bahrain Manama

Management prepares students for professional careers in Business Administration. This concentration is designed to provide the students with the leadership, and administrative skills necessary to succeed in today’s business environment. [+]

Bachelor of Business Administration - Management

TAG-UCB offers a Bachelor Degree of Business Administration - BBA, with a concentration in International Accounting, Logistics, Management, Human Resource Management, Marketing, E-Business and Entrepreneurship, Banking and Finance and Islamic Banking and Finance.

Management prepares students for professional careers in Business Administration. This concentration is designed to provide the students with the leadership, and administrative skills necessary to succeed in today’s business environment. The management courses cover various aspects of human resources, operations management, strategic management and related business administration disciplines.... [-]


Bachelor of Business Administration - Marketing

Campus Full time 8 semesters September 2019 Bahrain Manama

The Marketing Specialization is designed to create an effective teaching and learning environment through understanding the marketing principles and concepts and how these concepts are applied in real marketing management practice in an easy to grasp, lively, and enjoyable way. [+]

Bachelor of Business Administration-Marketing

TAG-UCB offers a Bachelor Degree of Business Administration - BBA, with a concentration in International Accounting, Logistics, Management, Human Resource Management, Marketing, E-Business and Entrepreneurship, Banking and Finance and Islamic Banking and Finance.

Marketing The Marketing Specialization is designed to create an effective teaching and learning environment through understanding the marketing principles and concepts and how these concepts are applied in real marketing management practice in an easy to grasp, lively, and enjoyable way. It is also intended to build marketing knowledge, improve marketing skills and to enhance positive attitude toward the functions of marketing.... [-]


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