DePaul Masters


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 Programmes, 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 programme, you'll graduate confident and ready to take on the industry you choose.

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  1. Each course is taught in three week modules with approximately 1 week between each course
  2. Courses are taught by DePaul faculty
  3. No classes are held during the holy month of Ramadan or in August or National holidays
  4. Students meet with DePaul professors three times per week:

Sunday & Tuesday 6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Students must have a recognized BS or a BA degree in order to be eligible to apply for the program

  • BIBF Application Form
  • Personal statement – an essay where you mention about your goals and objectives.
  • Updated Resume
  • Copy of the official High school degree, Transcript and MOE Graduation Statement افادة التخرج
  • Copy of official University degree, transcript and MOE Graduation Statement افادة التخرج
  • 2 Recommendation letters
  • Copy of Passport and CPR
  • 3 passport photos and registration fee of BHD 60
  • IELTS (is required for students who have not completed their BS/BA in English)
  • There is 1 intake per year and it is usually in the first quarter of the year.
  • There is a total of 18 modules in the MBA and 12 modules in MSHR. Each 3 weeks the student takes one module only and then takes the assessment and exam. There is no final thesis or final dissertation.

Attendance is obligatory.

Registration fee is 60 BD non-refundable

Duration 22 months 15 months
Cost BD 13,404 BD 9,400
No. of Installments 6 4
Installment Cost BD 2,234 BD 2,350
No. of Subjects 18 12



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 programme for Bahrain and the Gulf Region. It is the first MBA programme solely taught by U.S. faculty in the Middle East. DePaul University of Chicago has partnered with the BIBF to offer an MBA programme 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 programme 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.