MBA from Golden Gate University

Fast-track your executive leadership growth with this Golden Gate MBA program

  • Get a globally accepted WES recognized degree
  • Ranked #1 For working professionals by Washington Monthly
  • Among Top 10% U.S. Universities according to College Factual
  • Optional on-campus immersion program 
  • 450,000 + Professionals trained
  • 250 + Workshops every month
  • 100 + Countries and counting

Achieve Mastery in Business Acumen

From the heart of San Francisco’s thriving high-tech and financial district, Golden Gate University offers an ideal opportunity for students seeking an MBA. As one of the oldest universities in California and an early MBA degree designed for working professionals, Golden Gate University has consistently produced graduates with top skills that employers want.

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  • Designed for working professionals

  • Choose a concentration from among five options

  • Student Support is available 24*7 

  • Join GGU’s 70,000+ alumni network

  • Optional on-campus immersion

  • WES recognized

  • Live and interactive faculty, alumni, and industry-specific sessions

  • 70% scholarship available for 5,000 students with EMI

  • Simulations from Harvard Business Publishing Education

  • Global case study discussions

  • Specializations: Finance, Business Analytics, Marketing, Adaptive Leadership, General

  • Earn the same U.S. Degree as awarded On-Campus

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prerequisites for Master of Business Administration from Golden Gate University


  • Bachelor’s degree in any specialization
  • A thirst for knowledge and willingness to learn

Who Should Attend

Aspiring Managers

Future Leaders

Ambitious Professionals



  • Data Analysis for Managers


  • Fundamentals of Business
  • Management and Leadership
  • Marketing Management
  • Foundations of Business Analytics
  • Corporate Finance
  • Teamwork in Organizations
  • Information Technology
  • Context of Business
  • Operations and Supply Chain Management
  • Strategic Analysis and Design
  • Business Planning
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Adaptive Leadership
  • Business Analytics
  • General Management

Frequently Asked Questions

Course FAQs

This programme is for you if you are a working professional and are currently looking for newer skills that would catapult you to managerial positions. The program touches upon 360 degree of the business such as marketing, operations, organizational behaviour and finance. In the instance that your current company recognizes an MBA as a pathway to promotions or a higher salary, you may opt for this global MBA. In the instance that you are looking for a transition in your career, upGrad provides a full suite of career services for the same.

This programme intends to take the student through the fundamental theories of business,opportunity to implement them via case studies and simulations. The program is also ideal for networking, peer to peer exchange of ideas and provide a platform to immerse oneself in campus immersion.

Post completion of the programme, the student gets an MBA degree from Golden Gate University.

Eligibility FAQs

You need a valid Bachelor's Degree.

The scholarship is rolled out based on the academic and professional achievements. Once the application form is submitted with these details, the admission committee reviews the same. If you are admitted into the program, the scholarship that you are eligible for will be mentioned on the offer letter. Please note that admission is provisional until successful verification of supporting documents and completing the payment formalities.