Welcome to MBSC, a modern campus in the heart of King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC).
Clean and welcoming, it’s the perfect place to study, network, unwind and enjoy life. Outdoor parks and green spaces, a stunning marina, a world-class leisure centre, a championship-standard golf course, music events and even a karting track – they’re all on your doorstep, waiting to be explored.
But what does this mean for you and your MBA experience? Read on to discover what it’s like to live and study in one of the world’s newest, most exciting cities.
MBSC is the kind of university you’ll only find in a young city; thoroughly modern and forward-thinking, it’s a bustling hub of new investment and progress.
Every inch of the college has been carefully designed by eminent architects, researchers and teachers, creating a dynamic space to learn, teach and create. Among many on-campus amenities, you’ll have access to:
• The Bloomberg trading room
• A digital library
• Venture Labs for entrepreneurial project work
• A bright, covered amphitheatre, for open discussions and events
• Flexible classrooms for multipurpose use.
This is your home away from home. We help you find the most convenient place to live, relax, exercise and study in comfort, while being close to the academic building, libraries and recreational facilities.
For students with children, KAEC also offers outstanding educational opportunities which allow you to focus on your course, safe in the knowledge your children are being looked after by a faculty of exceptional educators – the city’s World Academy offers an international curriculum enriched with the unique resources and cultural heritage of Saudi Arabia.
With luxurious marinas, lush green golf courses and a range of sporting facilities, it’s easy to feel at home in KAEC.
Nestled right on the Red Sea, just north of Jeddah, KAEC offers safe and secure luxury homes and apartments, which are surrounded by beautiful parks, pristine beaches, pathways and cycling tracks for you to enjoy in your free time.
KAEC is also home to a myriad of leisure offerings, including well-equipped gyms, restaurants, and retail districts. In short, the city has been designed to take full advantage of its glorious coastal setting.
Some of its highlights include Juman Park – 50,000 m2 of walkways, running tracks, cycleways, adventure playgrounds, soccer and games pitches, art sculptures, refreshment stops and picnic areas underneath swaying palm trees – and a glorious promenade, where you’ll find water taxis, water sports and a diving centre, along with stylish shops, restaurants and exclusive yacht club.
The clubs and activities
We believe a stimulated mind is a creative one. Which is why we’re committed to ensuring your life at KAEC is as well-rounded as possible: emotionally, spiritually, physically, academically and professionally.
Our clubs and societies, combined with a vibrant program of activities, are designed to support your extra-curricular interests – whether they be sports, culture, heritage, music, art, theatre, design, or any other passions.
We also host a number of events that help you develop planning strategies to meet your future career goals. These are supported by expert advice on developing your personal brand, online presence and networks. Some of what’s on offer include:
• Résumé critique nights
• Employer site visits
• Career conversations
• Recruiter panels
• Mini flash cases
• Industry spotlights
• A career day
• A business insight tour
The global opportunities
MBSC is the absolute demonstration of Saudi Arabia’s progress towards the nation’s Vision 2030 blueprint for the future.
A greenfield site for blue-ocean thinkers, it’s both campus and canvas, the perfect incubator for your entrepreneurial aspirations. Contemporary, calm and connected, there’s no better place to initiate the next stage of your professional progress.
MBSC is also more than that. It’s your passage to the new Saudi Arabia. Where we’re all learning and growing together – with minds, perspectives and ambition, unconstrained by convention.
The Kingdom is reaching out, and the world is coming to us.
Ready to begin your MBA journey?