Martin de Tours School of Management and Economics
Business Administration (BBA)
- Finance and Banking
- Business Information Systems
- Hospitality and Tourism Management
- International Business Management
- Real Estate
- Industrial Management
- Property and casualty Insurance
- Life Assurance
Economics (B. Econ.)
- Business Economics
Business Administration (BBA)
As the field of business is rapidly changing, with new theories being applied to boost an organization’s efficiency, a business student must be ready to develop and to adapt to the constant change in this field. Assumption University is the first institution in Thailand to provide courses in English for 35 years, the BBA program has been successful because it has been constantly updating its courses to ensure that its graduates are flexible and ready to adapt to their working environments.
Students at the BBA program have three study plans to choose from:
Plan A: Major Concentration Courses- this study plan is dedicated solely to single field of study. For example; students of Marketing can choose from three major concentration courses such as Retail Marketing, Strategic Marketing and Integrated Marketing Communications.
Plan B: Business Concentration Courses- in this study plan, students taking a specific major can “cross” over to study other business courses. For example, students of Marketing can take up courses in Management, Finance and /banking, Business Information Systems, or Hospitality and Tourism Management.
Plan C: Major Elective Courses- Students in this option can choose freely from the courses.
In addition to achieving a focus on an in-depth knowledge of marketing principles viewed from both scientific and artistic perspectives. Marketing students will be groomed in the entire scope and practice of the marketing field, including he theory and art of communicaions, pricing, product and branding, and supply chain. The Marketing major trains students in the application of the marketing discipline into the real world of business and corporations and prepares them to fulfill the role of future managers of the corporate world.
Occupations: Brand managers, Marketing Managers, Key Account Managers, Sales Managers.
Further Studies: Master of Science degree in Marketing, Master in Business Administration and related fields.
The Management Major provides students with well-rounded business skills since this major integrates core business subjects from management, finance and marketing.
This major prepares students for two popular future careers: The first career choice is to be entrepreneur or to manage a family business. The second career option is to be in Human Resources professions. Therefore, this major is good for students who want to work at management level in both local and international firms. Students who are interested in joining this major must possess demonstrable qualitative and analytical skills.
Finance and BankingThe finance and Banking Major emphasizes three core areas including financial institutions, corporate finance and investment. The program provides the students with the theoretical financial principles, analytical tools and practical knowledge for making sound financial decision in a modern business environment.
Occupations:Graduates can acquire positions in public and private organizations as well as financial and non-financial institutions as financial analysts, credit analysts, investment planners, investment bankers, and brokers.
Further Studies:Graduates can pursue Master’s or Ph.D. degree in business administration, finance, economics and related fields.
Students study principles and theories of accounting including recording business transactions, preparation and analysis of financial statements.
Occupations: Internal and External Auditor, Cost Accountant, Chief Accountant, Financial Analyst, Financial Controller, Consultants and Tax Advisor.
Further Studies: Master’s degree in accounting and related fields.
Business Information Systems
Business Information Systems (BIS) has designed quality courses to meet the interests of students, employees, and communities. Students will be equipped with intellectual and practical tools to become computer literate for the real business world. They will also be exposed to various business subjects to understand the concept and make use of information systems to each of business functions in an organization to facilitate the strategic and operational decision making of managers.
Occupations: System Analyst, Web Designer, programmer, Database Administrator, software Engineer, IT Project Manager, Technology Coordinator, IT Consultant, etc.
Further Studies: Advanced and/or specialized studies in Computer Information Systems, Information Technology, Technology Management, Computer Engineer, E-commerce, E-business, etc.
Hospitality and Tourism ManagementCourses focus on the hospitality and tourism industries and study concepts of Hotel Management and Tourism Management.
Occupations: HTM graduates may choose to work in any kind of hospitality and tourism organizations such as hotels, travel agencies, airlines and other types of businesses, which require customer services professionals.
Further Studies: Master’s degree in Business Administration, Tourism Management, International Hospitality Management, Doctor of Business Administration
International Business Management
Students study basic concepts and principles of International Business Management, including Investment and export-import business.
Occupation: graduates may work in the department of international business, emphasizing import-export activities and other departments such as marketing, finance and management.
Further Studies: Master’s degree in Business Administration in International Business Management.
The program provides a foundation for all aspects of conceiving, investing, financing, appraising, building, and managing of real estate development projects.
Occupations: Graduate career paths include property development, appraisal, property/asset management, real estate investment and finance, project development management, brokerage, and research.
Further Studies: Master of Science or MBA with concentration in Real Estate, Development, or Valuation.
Industrial Management combines the interests of both supply chain and business management. The program specializes in business-oriented expertise. It offers extensive supply chain and business management competencies as well as international marketing skills.
Occupations: Production Planners, Purchasers, Manufacturing Advisors, Logistics Analysts, Supply Chain Analysts, Factory Managers, Distribution Center Managers, Business Consultants, and Entrepreneurs.
Further Studies: Master of Science in Supply chain Management, MBA, Master of Science Industrial Management, and many more.
Property and Casualty Insurance
The course starts with the basic concepts of risk, various terminologies used in risk management and insurance. More topics include: basic discussion of the principles that underline the field of insurance, and introduction to insurance contracts, an overview of the nature and operator of the insurance business, and basic policy in all branches of insurance.
Occupations: Graduates can work in banks, Finance Companies, Life and Non-life Insurance Companies, Insurance brokers & Agents, Reinsurance Companies, Loss Adjusters and Risk Management Department in various organizations.
Further Studies: Master of Science in Insurance, Master of Business Administration, Master of Science in Actuarial Science, The Chartered of Insurance Institute (CII), The American Institute for CPCU (AICPCU) and other insurance diplomas and certificates.
Students study about various aspects and important principles of insurance business concerning life assurance, accident insurance, health and group insurance.
Occupations: graduates may work at various management positions in life and health insurance companies such as an Underwriter, Claim Analyst, Marketing, Investment, Management team and also Consultant in life insurance industry.
Further Studies: Master of Science in insurance, Master of Science in Actuarial Science, Master in Business Administration, The Chartered of Insurance Institute (CII), The American Institute for CPCU (AICPCU), Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance (ANZII), The Society of Actuaries and the Casualty Actuarial Society, Other insurance diplomas and certificates
The course provides a blend of economic concepts as a theoretical base and several business concentration paths to build a practical perspective of real world business phenomena for students in making a sound business decision.
Occupations: Financial and Economic Analysts, Market Researcher and Analysts, portfolio analysts, and positions in government organizations such as Bank of Thailand, NESDB, Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Further Study: Graduates can pursue Masters and Doctoral program in business administration, finance, economics, and other related fields.