Why Master of Management Studies? | MMS: DKU

MMS: DKU — Your Front Row Seat to International Business

When you combine education in valuable business fundamentals with meaningful exposure to two of the most exciting economies in the world, you are in a position to create your own career success. Both the United States and China are key players in today’s global business economy, and the ten-month Master of Management Studies: Duke Kunshan University program gives you a front row seat to the action.

Lucia Garcia
Class of 2015

Associate Consultant, Bain & Company


“The MMS: DKU program has prepared me for a career in international business, allowing me to experience first-hand both the American and Chinese business cultures. With a global point of view and exceptional academic training, I now feel qualified to take my place in the world of international business.”

Learn from professors invested in your academic and future career success, and enjoy living and learning in state-of-the-art facilities on two beautiful campuses. The MMS: DKU program produces global citizens with a world-renowned education who are equipped with knowledge, as well as the leadership and networking skills they need to flourish upon entering the business world.

Earn Your Master of Management Studies & Gain Global Perspective

The program offers an opportunity for a truly global learning and networking experience, allowing you to start the program in the United States at Duke University in Durham, NC, and then finish at the Duke Kunshan University campus in Kunshan, China. While you are in China, you will take courses and enjoy experiential learning opportunities and interactions with key corporations in Shanghai and the Yangtze River Delta Region.

Mikhail Shalygin
Class of 2015

Management Trainee, Royal Dutch Shell

“MMS: DKU is a life-changing experience that makes me stand out from other professionals in the labor force. Its global nature has given me a phenomenal opportunity to broaden my outlook, expand my network, and learn about American and Chinese culture. Through the MMS: DKU program, I’m not only a highly trained specialist but a better person, too.”

Upon graduation from the program, you will not only receive a Master of Management Studies degree from Duke University, but also a wealth of global business knowledge and real-world experience. Interested in learning more about all the MMS: DKU program has to offer? Contact us today with any questions or to request further information about our academic programs, or go ahead and begin the admissions process.

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