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American University Of Beirut
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American University Of Beirut

General Description

The American University of Beirut, established in 1866, enjoys a lengthy, distinguished history as one of the world's foremost universities, a reputation enhanced by the Suliman S. Olayan School of Business.
OSB is highly regarded within the international community with rankings consistently placing it as a MENA leader and provider of international caliber vision and opportunity.

The school currently enrolls over 1,500 of the most select students in the region within its world-class BBA, MBA, Executive MBA, and specialized master's degree programs in Human Resources Management, Finance, and Business Analytics. In addition to its extensive activity in providing executive education throughout the region to leading organizations, the school has long been AACSB International-accredited.

OSB boasts several research hubs and areas of excellence, manages global initiatives covering a wide array of subjects including data analytics, executive education, family business, entrepreneurship, corporate social responsibility, and features award-winning faculty that hail from around the globe.


  MBA class of 2023
Duration12 months
Graduation monthMay
Number of students1500
Average years of work experience4
% Women67
Average GMAT score621

Contact Details

Beirut, Lebanon

Information updated in April 2023