MBA Powered by SAS®

Program Overview

The AAMBFS Master of Business Administration (MBA) powered by SAS® program offers different majors in the business and finance sectors. Blending theory and practice, the MBA powered by SAS® program is delivered by the highest of professional calibers in the Arab world and experts from SAS® company, who excel in their majors, each in their specialty. Therefore, bringing our students hands-on experience to excel in their chosen fields. The MBA powered by SAS® program will inspire you to advance your career and make the change you’ve been aspiring to.

Our approach is not only boost the academic knowledge of our students, but also provide them with well-grounded practical experience that applied by SAS® Analytical tools which are taught by SAS® experts to assume leadership roles in our students’ career and upskill their Business and Analytical experience.

The MBA Powered by SAS® curriculum combines Analytics with Business to improve the skills needed to become a successful business analyst with outstanding potential for professional growth. The MBA powered by SAS® program will inspire you to advance your career and make the change you’ve been aspiring to, and keep your skills sharp and relevant with new courses and supportive communities.

The program consists of six different specializations; Financial Markets, Financial Management, Business Administration, Human Resources, Marketing and Banking; all running through 48 credit hours Powered by SAS®.

Degree awarded: Master of Business Administration Powered by SAS®

Total hours per course: 36 hours


  • Data Literacy
  • SAS Programming
  • Statistical Analysis
  • Forecast Analysis
  • Data Visualization
  • Text Analytics
  • Operations Research Optimization

Core Courses

  • Feasibility Studies and Projects Appraisal
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Finance and Investment
  • Leading With Analytics (SAS® Workshop)
  • Marketing Management (SAS® Joint Course)
  • Research Methodology (SAS® Joint Course)
  • Quantitative Methods (SAS® Joint Course)
  • Strategic Management (SAS® Joint Course)
  • Managerial Economics (SAS® Joint Course)
  • Human Resources Management (SAS® Joint Course)

Specialization Tracks

Business Administration
Financial Management
Financial Markets
Human Resources

Specialization Courses:

  • Supply Chain Management
  • Project Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Leadership
  • International Business Management
  • Organizational Theory

SAS® Certification: Business Analytics

Specialization Courses:

  • Services Marketing
  • Strategic Marketing
  • Integrated Marketing Communications
  • Digital Marketing
  • Marketing Research in the Digital Age (SAS® Joint Course)
  • Consumer Behavior (SAS® Joint Course)

SAS® Certification: Contemporary Marketing Analytics

Specialization Courses:

  • Advanced Financial Accounting
  • International Financial Management
  • Financial Institution Management
  • Small Business Finance
  • Financial Derivatives Management
  • Behavioral Finance

SAS® Certification: Business Analytics

Specialization Courses:

  • Financial Markets Operations Management
  • Basic and Technical Analysis of Securities
  • Risk Management
  • Operations Control in Financial Markets
  • Financial Derivatives Management
  • International Securities Portfolio Management

SAS® Certification: Business Analytics

Specialization Courses:

  • International Human Resources Management
  • Knowledge and Human Capital Management
  • Performance Appraisal Management
  • Training and Human Resources Development
  • Wages and Incentives Management
  • Human Resources Planning and Recruitment

SAS® Certification: Business Analytics

Core Courses:

  • Feasibility Studies and Projects Appraisal
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Financial Banking Legislations
  • Finance and Investment
  • Research Methodology (SAS® Joint Course)
  • Quantitative Methods (SAS® Joint Course)
  • Strategic Management (SAS® Joint Course)
  • Bank Marketing (SAS® Joint Course)
  • Managerial Economics (SAS® Joint Course)
  • Leading With Analytics (SAS® Workshop)

Specialization Courses:

  • Risk Management (Markets & Operations)
  • Financial Institutions and Markets
  • Credit Risk Management and Retail Banking
  • Corporate Finance
  • Contract and Trade Finance
  • Internal Control in Banks

SAS® Certification: Business Analytics

If you’re an educational professional who are looking to progress into management and consultancy, or an educational planning or development role, this is the best degree for you.

Why You Need MBA Powered by SAS®?

Individual Benefit Corporate Benefit
Develop your business knowledge education Drive organisational performance with a generation of skilled individuals capable of making change
Start your entrepreneurial journey Increase retention probabilities to your employees
Connect with like-minded peers from across the Arab world Be on top of the current business need changes guaranteeing stability and engagement of your employees in the fast-paced world of today
Assume leadership positions Make a move into a new functional area
Demonstrate responsible judgment in decision-making. Critically analyze business and organizational issues in local, national and international contexts.
Become immersed in a variety of industries and sectors and gain a 360 perspective Use relevant technology for professional purposes.
Upskilling your analytical experience.  

Admission Requirements:

  • Filling the application form
  • A proof of English proficiency TOEFL
  • Bachelor certificate
  • Official transcripts (for non-business grads)
  • Official birth certificate
  • (4) Personal photos
  • Photocopy of national ID card or passport