It's a team effort at the BIBF, and we're with you every step of the way on the path to your future.

You'll experience:

  • Hands-on learning from experienced instructors
  • Small class sizes for individual attention
  • Personalized student teaching placement
  • Unique curriculum designed to maximize your learning

As a student in any of our Academic Programs, you'll get proficient teaching experience that gives you the opportunity to develop real-world skills that set you up for success in the classroom.

Our students explore critical inquiry while they delve into real-life case studies, viewpoints and methods that allow you to develop your own unique reasoning. With a high-level of support and resources throughout your program, you'll graduate confident and ready to take on the industry you choose.

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DePaul University was established in the United States in 1912 and considered the tenth oldest business school. The Charles H. Kellstadt Graduate School of Business was established in 1949. DePaul brings its global experience to the Gulf Region as it is the first resident program for Bahrain and the Gulf Region. It is the first MBA program solely taught by U.S. faculty in the Middle East. DePaul University of Chicago has partnered with the BIBF to offer an MBA program since 2002 and has been successfully running for over 17 years.

  • DePaul is accredited by AACSB International and its part-time MBA program has received numerous top rankings.
  • The program is accredited by the higher Education Council (HEC) of Bahrain.
  • Modules are taught in Bahrain by full-time Chicago-based DePaul faculty.
  • DePaul's business faculty includes scholars & distinguished business leaders who have extensive experience teaching working professionals.
  • Courses offered are continuously updated to incorporate the latest trends, innovations and market developments.
  • The University's business faculty earned an A+ for teaching quality in Bloomberg Businessweek's rankings (2011). DePaul's MBA program was founded in 1948.