Bar- Ilan University’s International M.B.A Program

Study Online This Summer and Earn M.B.A. Credits

Bar-Ilan University is offering you a unique opportunity to turn your summer courses into M.B.A. credits. The Graduate School of Business Administration is running two fascinating, innovative programs that will enable you to acquire practical knowledge from top Israeli academics and practitioners – for credit towards your M.B.A. degree – all while sitting at your computer!

Investing in Emerging Markets

Dr. Weldon Turner, MBA, J.D.

July 6 – August 31, 2020 (9 weeks)

Mondays, 19:00 – 21:30, Israel time (GMT +3)

2 Credits

Course code: 70-398-01

The investment world is continually changing. Public and private capital are looking at emerging markets differently, even from within the recent past (five years). After taking this course, students will have the basic tools that will enable them to work or invest in emerging markets.

The purpose of this course is to give students a basic understanding and overview of both emerging and frontier markets, and sensitize them to the importance of principal markets, due diligence, and derivatives instruments.

In addition, students will learn to identify and navigate institutional voids, and will understand the importance of developing a culture I.Q.

Interested in joining us? Don’t wait to register for this rewarding opportunity!

Get in touch to register or for more information:


Tel: +972-3-531-7914


About Bar-Ilan University’s International M.B.A. Degree

When it comes to providing a multi-faceted “Israeli” business experience, there are few choices better than Bar-Ilan University’s International M.B.A. Program, which is taught entirely in English. Bar-Ilan’s Graduate School of Business Administration has a proven track record in translating the special qualities that have fueled the Israeli business and entrepreneurial machine into a state-of-the-art academic program, carefully customized to address not only the theoretical, but also the experiential aspects required in a world-class business education.

The International M.B.A. program’s outstanding faculty members have international academic reputations and extensive teaching experience in the United States, Israel, and elsewhere. In addition, leading academics from other departments and universities in Israel, as well as distinguished faculty from prestigious institutions around the globe, teach selected classes in the International M.B.A. program in their respective areas of expertise.

Read about the two faculty members who will be teaching the summer online courses below.

Prof. Andrew Schein’s expertise lie in International Economics and he has written many papers for academic journals and other publications. He earned his Doctorate from New York University in the US, and has taught graduate level classes at New York University, Trinity College and Boston University. He also teaches undergraduate level studies at Lehman College, Trinity College, Yeshiva University, and Hadassah Academic College.

Dr. Weldon Turner has worked with major corporations in their emerging markets divisions and has extensive experience in growing new companies. He is a Director and COO at Gigawatt Global, a multinational renewable energy company focused on the development and management of utility-scale solar fields in emerging markets. Dr. Turner holds a BA in History and Political Science from Union College, NY, received his JD law degree from Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University, and his LLM from Thomas Jefferson Law School.

Listen to Dr. Weldon Turner’s overview of the “Investing in Emerging Markets” course.