Director’s Welcome

In an ever changing world, there is no endpoint to the journey of learning. The Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA) at Pharos University is designed for professionals who aspire to enhance their career prospects and drive the performance of their organizations towards excellence. The EMBA program offers learners with a holistic view of the business ecosystem and provides them with the knowledge and skills needed to empower them for top management positions. Our program will help you think critically,  plan strategically, communicate effectively, and act wisely. We look forward to welcoming you in PUA!


Dr Mohamed Abou Khashaba

EMBA Program Director and Assistant Professor of Management


The EMBA at Pharos University aims to provide students with a comprehensive foundation in business and empowers them with the necessary strategic and tactical competencies for successful careers in management and leadership within today’s dynamic and global environment.


  • A leading university with extensive experience in business education and a vast modern campus in the heart of Alexandria.
  • Qualified doctoral staff and teaching assistants.
  • A unique teaching strategy which focuses on Interactive Learning, Practice- based Learning, and Cooperative Learning through team work.
  • International guest speakers and industry experts.
  • A Blended Learning approach which integrates on-campus teaching and online learning through the global digital platform Blackboard™
  • Flexibility of the academic load through the Credit Hour System. Program Structure and Specializations
  • Collaboration with EdX ® online platform to provide students with educational content and certificates of achievement from global leading universities in selected modules.

Program Structure & Specializations

The curriculum is composed of 45 credit hours to be completed in 4 semesters including the graduation project. Holders of non-business Bachelor’s degrees are required to study 3 preparatory courses (9 credit hours) before starting the program. In The second year, students can select to specialize in either Marketing or Human Resources Management (HRM).

Delivery Mode

The program adopts a Block Delivery method tailored for professionals. Each course is delivered in a number of flexible blocks of both on-campus and online sessions. This enables students to focus on their studies while fulfilling their work commitments.


General Mandatory Courses

  • Essentials of Business *
  • Essentials of Accounting *
  • Essentials of Economics *
  • Qualitative Business Analytics
  • Knowledge & Innovation Management
  • Management & Leadership
  • Strategic Management
  • Managerial Accounting & Control
  • Business Research Methods

Note: * For non-business graduates only

Marketing Specialization Courses

  • Consumer Analysis & Behaviour
  • Marketing Research
  • Services Marketing
  • E-Business
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Strategic Marketing Management

HR Specialization Courses

  • Strategic HR Management
  • HR Planning & Development
  • HR Performance Management
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Incentives & Compensation
  • HR Information Systems


The PUA EMBA degree is accredited by the Ministry of Higher Education and the Supreme Council of Universities in Egypt

Admission Requirements

  1. Bachelor’s Degree (original certificate and transcript) with minimum grade “Good.” The degree should be accredited from the Egyptian Supreme Council of Universities.
  2. TOEFL Score of minimum 500 (local).
  3. Work experience of at least 5 years.
  4. Passing the admission interview.

Contact US : 

Tel:                  (+203) 38 777 000 / 38 77 375