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Special Executive Masters Programme (S.E.M.P)

This programme is geared at enhancing working executives' careers. The SEMP is an encapsulated Senior Management Programme for the High Performance Managers and Directors who work in critical roles and need an intensive course to cover the key areas that drive success and profit in business today.

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Course Overview

Corporate governance deals with the complex set of relationships between the corporation and its board of directors, management, shareholders, and other stakeholders. In recent years, the regulators and legislators have intensified their focus on how businesses are being run.

 They are endeavouring to create a template for new corporate governance and disclosure measures, which is beneficial for both the stakeholders and controllers.



  • Various models and mechanisms of corporate governance
  • Shareholder/stakeholder rights and responsibilities
  • Issues pertaining to the board of directors and management and the audit committees
  • Analyze the corporate scandals along with corporate best practices
  • Legislations on corporate governance and responsibility

About the Special Executive Masters Programme

The MSBM Special Executive Masters Programme is short certificate modules designed for anyone who would benefit from more in-depth business knowledge delivered in a short and intensive Programme. This Programme is suitable for successful professionals or specialists in the private, public or non-profit making sectors that have new management responsibilities and need to quickly expand their management knowledge.

The (SEMP) Programme serves as a refresher course for those who have had their Masters a long time ago and need a quick reminder or as an academic update while it serves as a crash Programme for those very experienced professionals who never made time out for their masters yet they require the academic and practical relevance of this masters’ experience. It is a good Programme for individuals who are newly promoted to the managerial post, the program enables them to acclimatize to the new position as well as help them intake the right decisions.


By the end of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Adopt the appropriate mechanism for effective governance
  • Value the shareholder and stakeholder rights and responsibilities
  • Adhere to sound principles of direction and management
  • Understand the significance of the audit committee, its composition, and responsibilities
  • Implement best practices on corporate management

Who should attend?

Every professional involved in the global financial services industry (as a provider, user, regulator or advisor of product/services, marketplace/exchange) would benefit from this Training.

Professionals such as:

Supervisory Agencies

Central Banks

Financial Institutions

Commercial Banks

Investment Banks

Housing Societies/Thrifts

Mutual Funds

Brokerage Houses

Stock Exchanges

Derivatives Exchanges

Insurance Companies

Multinational Corporations

Accountancy Firms

Consultancy Firms

Law Firms

Rating Agencies

Multi-lateral Financial Institutions



Day 1: Overview, Models, and Mechanisms of Corporate Governance

What is Corporate Governance?

Definitions and Importance of Corporate Governance

Reputation, Competition and Corporate Governance

Corporate Ethics

Corporate Governance and Corporate Responsibility

Globalization and Corporate Governance

Models of Corporate Governance

Mechanisms of Corporate Governance


Day 2: Shareholders, Stakeholders, and Board of Directors

Shareholder Rights

Equitable Treatment

Responsibilities of Shareholders

Minority Shareholders’ Protection

Stakeholder Protection

Structure and Independence of the Board

Responsibilities and Duties of the Board

Selection, Remuneration, and Evaluation of the Board

Board Committees

The Board and the Management


Day 3: Audit Committee and Banking Corporate Governance

 Organization of Audit Committee

Responsibilities of the Audit Committee

Working with Auditors and Management

Blue Ribbon Committee

Sound Corporate Governance Practices in Banking

The Role of Public Disclosure

Supervisors and Transparency

Recommendations for Enhancing Bank Transparency

Supportive Environment to Corporate Governance

Day 4: Corporate Scandals

Overview of Bad Corporate Practices

General Motors

American Express



Day 5: Best Practices and Corporate Responsibility

Overview of Best Practices

Infosys Technologies


The US Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002

The UK Corporate Responsibility Act of 2002

Participants who successfully complete all the modules in the programme will receive the Special Executive Masters Programme, S.E.M.P Certificate Certificate from the Metropolitan School of Business and Management UK.

The Special Executive Masters Certificates are Non-credit bearing and Non-Degree Certificates.

These are not actual Masters Certificate but a trademark of the Metropolitan School of Business and Management. However, the modules of the Special Executive Masters Programme are modelled after the regular Master's programmes which allow delegates to gain a thorough knowledge of the subject.

This programme cannot be used to pursue an academic PhD.

However the relevancy of the certificate lies in the knowledge of the bearer to demonstrate ground knowledge of the subject the certificate was issued in, and this certificate counts towards the appropriate Continuous Professional Development (CPD).

Participants who successfully complete all the modules in the programme will receive the Special Executive Masters Programme, S.E.M.P Certificate Certificate from the Metropolitan School of Business and Management UK.

There is no strict Academic Requirement for this Programme as it is a Non-Credit Bearing Programme. However, Students are expected to have working experience as a Team Lead, Supervisor or Manager.


Please check with your Country’s Ministry of Foreign Affair to know if you require a UAE VISA to come into the country. 

If you do require a UAE Visa, kindly send down the following documents:

- Editable application form including DOB, Email ID, contact no, home address & signature.
- Scanned copy of your International Passport Data Page.
- E-copy of your Passport Photograph.

Your Visa and Hotel Confirmation Slip, (if handled by us) along with your Joining Instructions would be sent to you before the program commences.


Please check with your Country’s Ministry of Foreign Affair to know if you require a UK VISA to come into the country. 

If you do require a UK Visa, kindly note that you are required to handle this on your own without any recourse to us.

We advise that Delegates already hold a UK Visa with at least 3 months' validity before registering for the Programme.

Your Hotel Confirmation Slip, (if handled by us) along with your Joining Instructions would be sent to you before the program commences.

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