The Sunmarke MBA

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The Sunmarke MBA

Preparing Students To Become Future Entrepreneurs and Business Leaders

The Sunmarke MBA is a specially designed, practical and simplified programme for primary school and secondary school students who are interested in pursuing business as they grow up. The objective is to help them develop an entrpreneurial mindset, become resourceful and resilient.

University of Birmingham

The programme enables students to get a headstart in the world of business by teaching them the fundamentals of the sector before entering university. The Sunmarke MBA is developed and taught in conjunction with the globally renowned University of Birmingham, one of the top 10 universities in the UK.

Secondary school students gain a foundational understanding in strategic management, operations, marketing, human resources, finance and accounting, organisational design and entrepreneurship. Primary school students to Year 9 learn a lighter version, focusing on financial literacy and entrepreneurship.

The Sunmarke Shark Tank

Shark Tank is a MBA-inspired opportunity for students to develop their entrepreneurial spirit.  Over the year students use their curiosity and creativity to start and run their own business. From problem-solving to team-work, students work together to spot a gap in the market or solve an existing problem. They learn about the fundamentals of creating a business plan, marketing, and finance; alongside how to pitch for investment. Successful students are given the investment and support to start their business.

Student Voices of the Sunmarke MBA

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Sarah
Sixth Form Student

“It was such a great experience to have so much interaction with globally renowned faculty. They were so committed to our learning.”

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Trinidad
Sixth Form Student

“My analytical thinking skills have improved tremendously. My writing skills, including my ability to present my thoughts, theories, suggestions and conclusions with business knowledge have risen greatly, so that I feel confident speaking and engaging professionals in high-level work-related environments.”

Nyamupa
Year 13 Student

“The most beneficial part of the program was the ability to network with students across the UAE. The programme also offered the opportunity to work on time management and project management by working with students in different time zones and skill levels.”

Global Language Academy

Global Language Academy

Students are given the opportunity to develop their 3rd language skills in Mandarin, French and Hindi becoming better rounded global citizens.

Enrichment & Extracurricular Activities

Enrichment & Extracurricular Activities

We offer 90+ extracurricular activities in high-performance sports, the performing arts, ballet, music, journalism, debate, public speaking, community service, and more, enabling students to pursue and expand their interests and develop their character.

Careers Development Programme

Careers Development Programme

Students are coached to meet the future challenges of university and the workplace through a range of career development programmes such as guidance to top global universities; successful university applications; student internships at leading corporates; mentorships with business leaders; resume building; and mock interviews.

Virtual Reality Education

Virtual Reality Education

Our Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality (AR/VR) programme takes students on a transformative and immersive journey enabling them to experience scientific, artistic, historical and cultural concepts like never before.

Term and/or Summer Abroad

Term and/or Summer Abroad

Secondary students are given an opportunity to attend a partner boarding school abroad to expand their historical, linguistic and cultural knowledge while developing independence and character.

AI Learning Platform

AI Learning Platform

Sunmarke’s next-generation AI learning platform supports learning through self-paced problem-solving for those keen to accelerate or catch up on their learning.

Environment & Sustainability

Environment & Sustainability

Students learn to become environmentally conscious and eco-champions coming to deeply appreciate Mother Nature through our Forest School programme, learning in Sunmarke’s beautiful Forest, Vegetable Garden, and Hydroponic farming programme.

Performing Arts, Media & Communication

Performing Arts, Media & Communication

Artistically inclined students can pursue a deeply arts-infused programme in music, theatre, the visual arts, dance, and media and communications to pursue their passion and creative interests.

The Sunmarke MBA

The Sunmarke MBA

Students develop strong leadership and entrepreneurship skills in this programme which has been developed in conjunction with the Peter Jones Academy for Entrepreneurship and the University of Birmingham MBA school.

Positive Education Ethos

Positive Education Ethos

Sunmarke is a recognised global leader in Positive Education where the development of character, values and well-being is central to a child’s development and anchors our school ethos.

IB, A-Level, GCSE & BTEC Pathways

IB, A-Level, GCSE & BTEC Pathways

We offer multiple pathways in the IB, A-Levels and BTECs enabling all children to meet their career aspirations.

STEAM & Design Thinking

STEAM & Design Thinking

This programme builds critical thinking and creativity with students working on solving real-world problems in interdisciplinary projects that follow the Stanford Design Thinking process.