Maharishi University of Management, USA, [MUM] offers students around the world the opportunity to earn an American BA degree in Management via distance education. MUM's goal is to raise the creativity of business management to keep pace with the most advanced economic nations of our world family. MUM has a 40-year track record, offering several degrees up to PhD on campus in the USA, as well as certain programmes via distance education around the world.
South African students who wish to study with MUM, will enroll directly for the Bachelor's Degree with Maharishi University of Management, USA, and become students of MUM. The business degree programme offered via distance education consists of four years of full-time course work.
Maharishi University of Management, USA takes responsibility for the provision and delivery of curricula from the USA directly. Students are taught live (synchronously) by professors based in Fairfield, Iowa, in the USA. MUM conducts assessments of students directly from the USA, and Maharishi University of Management awards their USA-based qualification.
Maharishi University of Management is based in Fairfield, Iowa, USA, and does not have a physical presence in South Africa. Maharishi University of Management is accredited and registered in the United States.
The Bachelors degree from Maharishi University of Management is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission in the USA as well as accredited by the International Assembly of Collegiate Business Education in the USA.
As Maharishi University of Management has no presence in South Africa, its degrees are not registered on the South African National Qualifications Framework and are not accredited by the South African Council on Higher Education.
However, in South Africa, SAQA, the South African Qualifications Authority, recognizes Maharishi University of Management as an accredited institution in the United States of America, and will consider its degrees for equivalency purposes.
This unique business-degree curriculum develops both practical expertise in management while at the same time developing the inner creative genius of every student. This will give you the advantage you need to be successful in today’s highly competitive and rapidly changing world.
Maharishi University of Management Programme Benefits
Maharishi Institute provides students who meet the required criteria with financial bursaries to pay tuition, as well as the building infrastructure for accessing distance education, access to a library, computers, the internet, meals, and other general support including video-conferencing facilities, a small gym and games-room.
Note: Maharishi Institute does not itself offer higher education qualifications and is not an education institution. Hence, Maharishi Institute is not registered in South Africa as a private higher education institution. Maharishi Institute does not offer “international degrees” on behalf of Maharishi University of Management.
What it does do is to provide much needed support for students to enroll in accredited partner-institution programmes.