School of Management
The School of Management (SOM) at the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) is Asia’s pioneer business school for graduate studies offering Ph.D., MBA and diploma programs. The School provides exceptional individuals with a supportive environment in which they can develop their skills and aptitudes, helping them to reach their professional goals and to serve the interests of countries in the Asia-Pacific region. The School of Management was also one of the pioneer schools in discussion at the Workshop for Development and Collaboration of Asia-Pacific Business Schools in May 2001 in Seoul, Korea where a Declaration of Cooperation in “Strengthening Asia-Pacific Business Education” was signed by a Forum of Asian business schools leading to the Association of Asia-Pacific Business Schools (AAPBS).
School of Management, AIT is a member of AACSB International – the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. AACSB International is a membership association of educational institutions, business, not-for-profit and government organizations devoted to the advancement of higher education in business administration and management. The school is also an international member of the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD) – a global, membership driven organization, based in Brussels. It is a member of the Association for Asia Pacific Business Schools (AAPBS) – to provide leadership and representation in order to advance the quality of business and management education in the Asia-Pacific region.