Online MBA

Asia's 1st live online MBA

The GLOBIS Online MBA is a two-year degree program with all classes held in real time using videoconferencing software. Connect live with lecturers and classmates from around the world and gain diverse insights into international business.

Discover the Online MBA


Program Overview

  • Start Date
  • Length
    2 years
  • Class Schedule
    Evenings and weekends
  • Format
    Live, interactive online classes
  • Deadlines to Apply
    (Nov. round) Nov. 24, 2020
    (Feb. round) Feb. 10, 2021
    (Apr. round) Apr. 15, 2021
    (Jun. round) Jun. 29, 2021
  • Class Size
    Maximum 25
  • Language
  • Tuition
    2,998,000 JPY (Scholarships available)

The Online Experience

Classes are highly interactive, delivered using Zoom technology. Discuss, collaborate, and debate in small, private classes.

Full voice & high-definition video

Full voice & high-definition video

Virtual whiteboards

Virtual whiteboards

Online groupwork

Online groupwork


Life as an Online Student

Real business cases

Put yourself in the position of top management as you prepare for class. Learn firsthand from actual business case studies, including cases published by Harvard Business School as well as original GLOBIS works.

Live, interactive classes

Connect live in small, close-knit classes led by one of our skilled lecturers. Hone your business skills through discussions, debates, and group work – all online.

24-hour discussion boards

Continue the discussion on the GLOBIS Virtual Campus, where you can interact with classmates and network with students, alumni, and faculty from all MBA programs.

Flexible Schedule

The GLOBIS Online MBA is designed for maximum flexibility, allowing students to balance study with work and other commitments. 

  • Classes are held on weeknights and weekends (Japan time), with the schedule for each three-month term decided by the student.
  • Students can combine on-campus courses in Tokyo with their online studies, including special short-term courses and exchange programs with top Asian business schools.
  • Study period extendable up to 5 years.
  • Catch up on missed classes by watching video recordings.

Start with a Single Course

Take single, for-credit MBA courses before enrolling in the Online MBA with our unique Pre-MBA Program. All credits transfer to our MBA programs. Learn more about the Pre-MBA Program. 

Take a single MBA course

Begin with as little as one course. Choose a course a-la-carte from a variety of fundamental business subjects.

Start right away

Pre-MBA terms start in January, April, July, and October. Start your MBA journey without waiting for the next intake.

Complete a course in 12 weeks

Boost your business knowledge and network, and build your resume immediately.

Join a Trial Class

Learn more about our Online MBA through online and in-person events

  • Japan
  • Online
  • Overseas