This EMBA (executive certificate) with Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business (CKGSB) offers a firm grounding in the fundamentals of global business strategy, theory and practice, while also addressing the cultural aspects of doing business in China. The program aims to enhance strategic capabilities and leadership of business professionals with global responsibilities, helping them gain insights into implications of deepening globalization and China’s ongoing transformation. You will learn from globally renowned professors with insights and experience in economic disruption and innovation. Since its establishment in 2002, over 8,000 alumni have graduated from this program, among which 80% are at the Vice-President level or above at China’s largest private, state-owned and multinational companies. Forbes China praised CKGSB as delivering the best return on investment among China-based certificate programs and Economy Chosun, a Korean weekly magazine specializing in economic and business, named CKGSB as one of the world’s top business schools. This  program has been offered as a dual-degree with aSSIST University since 2011.

Degree Overview

To fulfill the requirements for the this dual-degree EMBA (executive certificate), participants must successfully complete studies worth 36 credits. Studies include 9 modules (18 credits) of joint courses at CKGSB in Shanghai and Shenzhen and 9 modules (18 credits) of field lessons exploring businesses throughout China. The Executive MBA can be completed in 18 months. Lectures are given in Korean and Chinese with simultaneous translation provided.

Joint Courses
Field Lessons
Note: One module lasts one month for a total of 18 months.

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The application period for studies beginning in Spring, 2021 to the EMBA dual-degree (executive certificate) with Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business is available until January 29, 2021. You are eligible to apply if you meet the criteria listed below. Start your electronic application by clicking the "apply online" button.


Bachelors Degree

Undergraduate (or expected graduate) degree from an accredited college or university.

5+ Years Work Experience

More than 5 years of work experience including 3 years of professional job experience.


  • Application Form
  • Certificate of Graduation
  • Transcript
  • Certificate of Work Experience
  • Recommendation Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Official English Proficiency Test Certificate (TOEIC score above 700)
  • Passport Size Photo
  • Copy of Passport
  • Document Submission Form


Application Fee

30,000 won

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