Master Emerging and Frontier Markets

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The Professional Master's Program in Business in Emerging and Frontier Markets (English, e-learning) is designed to offer a global and practical vision of the main emerging and frontier markets (FM) in the world.

The Master analyses thirty-two emerging and frontier (pre-emergent) markets from:

  1. Africa (11 countries): Ivory Coast, Ghana, Nigeria, Ethiopia, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Angola, Zambia, Morocco, and Algeria. All of them considered frontier markets. Nigeria is the first world's frontier market (42 ECTS Credits / 21 AC)
  2. The Middle East (2 countries). Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates (FM) (7 ECTS)
  3. America (5 countries). Argentina (FM), Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru (23 ECTS)
  4. Asia (12 countries). Iran, Kazakhstan (FM), Pakistan (FM), the Philippines, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam (FM), Bangladesh, South Korea, and Taiwan (35 ECTS)
  5. Europe (2 countries). Serbia and Turkey (5 ECTS)

To finalise the Master, the student must write a thesis (7 ECTS) related to emerging or frontier markets.

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Language of the Professional Master in Business in Emerging and Frontier Markets: English. Also, available in French Master Emergents Portuguese Master Emergentes Spanish Master Emergentes.

The subjects are available in four languages: English, Spanish, French or Portuguese and are accessible to all students wishing to review them in whatever language and use one of the three languages as a vehicular language of the campus and to complete the exercises.

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Intended to: Master intended for all those wanting to specialise in international business with Emerging and Frontier Markets. The Master is recommended for people with experience in international trade and marketing.

Modules Modules of the Professional Master's Program in Business in Emerging and Frontier Markets (online):

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  1. The Master focuses on analysing for each of these countries...
  2. About Emerging and Frontier Markets/BRICS (CIVETS, Next Eleven, MIST, Big Emerging Market, EAGLEs, NEST)
  3. Note: the BRICS Countries (Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa), Nigeria, Mexico, and Saudi Arabia are not analysed in this Master but in the Master in Business in the BRICS-MNS Countries

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Paths of the Professional Master's Program in Business in Emerging and Frontier Markets.

The Master allows the student to choice three paths of different duration, content, tuition fees, and diploma issued, in order to fit the Professional Master to the needs and schedule of each student.

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EENI Scholarships for Asian and African Student: discount up to 40%. Consult scholarships for other regions (Latin America, Europe, the Middle East).

Course

Diploma of the Professional Master in Business in Emerging and Frontier Markets.

  1. Students with a bachelor's degree who complete all exercises, and thesis will obtain the master degree diploma issued by EENI (In this case; it will be necessary to send us a certified copy of the University Diploma)
  2. Students without a bachelor's degree and no experience in international business will obtain the “Advanced Diploma in Business in Emerging and Frontier Markets.”

Graduate students in this Master can enrol directly on the:

  1. Doctorate in International Business specialisation Africa
  2. Doctorate in International Business specialisation America
  3. Doctorate in International Business specialisation Asia

Moreover, they need complete only the research methodology module, Thesis, and others modules not studied in this Master.

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Methodology: e-learning/Distance Learning. Case method.

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Modules Modules and subjects of the Master in Business in Emerging and Frontier Markets:

NOTE: Brackets show ECTS Credits credits

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Modulo 1- Introduction to frontier markets and emerging countries (1 ECTS)

  1. Emerging and Frontier Markets

Module 2- African frontier and emerging markets (42 ECTS)

  1. African Frontier Markets [0.3]
  2. Africa: Next Emerging Continent
  3. Africa-BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa) Cooperation [0.3]

The main objective of the module ”Emerging Markets of Africa” of the master is to provide an overview of key emerging countries of Africa and the business opportunities in these markets.

  1. To learn to do business in the emerging markets of Africa (Ivory Coast, Ghana, Nigeria, Ethiopia, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Angola, Zambia, Morocco, and Algeria).
  2. To analyse business opportunities
  3. To analyse foreign direct investment flows and international trade
  4. To know the Free Trade Agreements related to these countries.

West Africa (13 ECTS)

  1. West African Economic Area [2]
  2. Ivory Coast [2]
  3. Ghana [2]
  4. Nigeria [3]
  5. Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) [1]
  6. West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU) [1]
  7. West African Monetary Zone (WAMZ)
  8. Niger Basin Authority [0.1]
  9. Logistics in West Africa [1.5]

Download the module syllabus: “West Africa”(PDF)

East Africa (15 ECTS)

  1. East African Economic Area [2]
  2. Ethiopia [3]
  3. Kenya [3]
  4. Tanzania [2]
  5. Uganda [2]
  6. Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) [2]
  7. East African Community (EAC) [0.5]
  8. Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) [0.1]
  9. Tripartite FTA COMESA-EAC-SADC [0.1]
  10. Nile Basin Initiative
  11. Indian-Ocean Rim Association (IORA) [0.5]
  12. Logistics in East Africa

Download the module syllabus “Eastern Africa” (PDF)

Central Africa (5 ECTS)

  1. Central African Economic Area [1]
  2. Angola [3]
  3. Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS) [0.5]
  4. Logistics in Central Africa

Download the syllabus “Central Africa” (PDF)

Southern Africa (3 ECTS)

  1. Southern African Economic Area [1]
  2. Zambia [1]
  3. Southern African Development Community (SADC) [1.1]
  4. Logistics in Southern Africa

Download the syllabus “Southern Africa” (PDF)

The Maghreb (5 ECTS)

  1. Maghrebian Economic Area [1]
  2. Morocco [2]
  3. Algeria [1]
  4. Arab Maghreb Union (AMU) [0.7]
  5. Logistics in the Maghreb

Download the syllabus “The Maghreb” (PDF)

Module 3- Emerging and Frontiers markets of the Middle East (7 ECTS)

  1. Arab Economic Area [1]
  2. Kuwait [1]
  3. United Arab Emirates [2]
  4. Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf (GCC) [1,2]
  5. Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) [2]
    1. Trade Preferential System (TPS-OIC)

Download the syllabus “The Middle East” (PDF)

Module 4- Latin American Emerging and Frontier Markets (23 ECTS)

The main objective of the module “Latin America emerging markets” of the Master is to provide an overview of key emerging countries of Latin America and the business opportunities in these markets.

  1. To learn to do business in emerging markets of Latin America (Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru).
  2. To analyse business opportunities
  3. To analyse foreign trade and FDI flows.
  4. To know the Free Trade Agreements (FTA) related to these countries.

Subjects:

Latin America emerging markets

  1. Latin American Economic Area [4]
  2. Argentina [2]
  3. Chile [2]
  4. Colombia [2]
  5. Ecuador [1]
  6. Peru [3]
  7. MERCOSUR [2]
  8. Andean Community [3]
  9. Pacific Alliance [0.1]
  10. Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) [2]
  11. Latin American Integration Association (ALADI) [1]
  12. Latin American and Caribbean Economic System (SELA) [0.3]
  13. Union of South American Nations (UNASUR) [0.5]
  14. Bolivarian Alternative for the Americas (ALBA) [0.3]
  15. Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP)

Download the syllabus in PDF: South America,” Andean Markets.”

Module 5- Asian Emerging and Frontiers Markets (35 ECTS)

The main objective of the module Asian emerging markets of the Master is to provide an overview of key Asian emerging countries (Iran, Kazakhstan, Pakistan, the Philippines, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam), Bangladesh, South Korea, and Taiwan ) and the business opportunities in these markets.

Asian emerging markets

Central Eurasia (9 ECTS)

  1. Central Eurasian Economic Area [2]
  2. Iran [2]
  3. Kazakhstan [1]
  4. Pakistan [2]
  5. Economic Cooperation Organisation (ECO) [0.1]
  6. Asian Clearing Union (ACU) [0.1]
  7. Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) [0.1]
  8. Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) [0.4]
  9. Eurasian Economic Community (EurAsEC) [0.5]
  10. Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) [0.2]
  11. South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) [0.1]
  12. Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) Programme

Download the syllabus “Central Asia” (PDF)

Southeast Asia (19 ECTS)

  1. Philippines [2]
  2. Indonesia [3]
  3. Malaysia [2]
  4. Singapore [3]
  5. Thailand [2]
  6. Vietnam [2]
  7. Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) [3]
  8. Buddhist [2] and Malay economic areas

Download the module syllabus: “ASEAN markets” - Buddhist Economic Area” (PDF)

Other Asian emerging countries (7 ECTS)

  1. Bangladesh [2]
  2. South Korea [2]
    1. Africa-Korea Partnership [0.1]
  3. Taiwan [2]
  4. Bay of Bengal Initiative (BIMSTEC) [0.1]
  5. Asia-Pacific Trade Agreement (APTA)
  6. South Asia Subregional Economic Cooperation (SASEC) [0.1]

Download the module syllabus: “Other Asian countries.”

Module 6- European Emerging Markets (5 ECTS)

The main objective of the module “European emerging markets” of the Master is to provide an overview of two key emerging European countries (Serbia and Turkey) and the business opportunities in these markets.

  1. Serbia [1]
  2. Turkey [3]
  3. Turkic Council [0.1]
  4. Africa-Turkey [0.1]
  5. Regional Organisation for Democracy and Economic Development (GUAM) [0.2]
  6. Central European Free Trade Agreement (CEFTA) [0.5]
  7. Black Sea Economic Cooperation (BSEC) [0.1]

Thesis of the Master in Business in Emerging and Frontier Markets (8 ECTS)

For the successful completion of the Professional Master in Business in Emerging and Frontier Markets, students must submit a Thesis.

The dissertation (thesis) is conceived as an exam that tests the ability of synthesis of the student to develop a particular subject (between 30 to 50 pages) related to Emerging and/or Frontier Markets.

The Dissertation (thesis) aims the student to demonstrate their theoretical and practical knowledge about Business in Emerging and/or Frontier Markets and/or their economic areas. The topic is chosen by the student with the support of his professor and must be related to the contents of the Master.

For students who are working in an exporting company; we recommend writing the dissertation on the elaboration of an international marketing plan for one Emerging and/or Frontier Markets.

Some examples of theses of the Master:

  1. International Marketing plan for Asian Emerging Markets
  2. International Marketing plan for African Frontier Markets
  3. Investment project in Nigeria (Thailand, Algeria, Indonesia)
  4. SWOT analysis of the company X in American emerging markets
  5. Trade Relations between emerging markets
  6. Relations between emerging countries and the BRICS
  7. Nigeria and the BRICS Countries
  8. International Promotion strategies for Thailand (Colombia, Ivory Coast, Serbia, Turkey)
  9. Opening a branch in... (Abidjan, Jakarta, Luanda, Buenos Aires)

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