Special Topics in Management

School of Business & Management

This course examines special topics from a number of management areas. The course will provide the student exposure to deeper issues in areas of management. Aligned with the summer school theme, the course examines strategic issues in technology management and sustainability.

This course examines a range of important theories in the management field. Ways in which these theories are operationalized in empirical and conceptual studies will also be discussed.

Eligibility: Graduate Students


MB6019 Special Topics in Management (Master of Science in Management)

The course will provide exposure to deeper issues in areas of management, particularly strategic management. Theories & concepts will be delivered along with a coaching session in academic writing.


The course will be delivered with two approaches: lectures and project based learning. The lecture phase will be delivered by lecturers from visiting scholars and practitioners. Insights from real-world examples will be delivered as follows:

● Community field trip: Doing a simple study to know the community

● Social enterprise visit: Visiting social enterprises run by the community or companies that works with communities

● Cultural Event: Arts and culinary experiences

● Closing Ceremony: Gala Dinner