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Executive MBA programs

Executive MBA programs

The Executive MBA is a specially accredited program developed for people in managerial positions with significant work experience who want to gain necessary knowledge and skills that will help them to deal with unpredictable global marketplace and move up in an organization’s hierarchy.

Fast-track your career, strengthen your managerial skills, become a global leader and develop personally - Browse the list below of Executive MBA programs and contact admissions officers directly by using the 'request information' function.

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Rice MBA for Executives
Rice University: Jones
22 months
 
Houston
The Rice MBA for Executives allows you to focus on management, thought leadership, and business strategy – without interrupting your...
Executive MBA Blended
Deusto Business School
16 months
33,800 EUR
Multiple (3)
The Blended Executive MBA program at Deusto Business School intends to address the new realities and challenges that executives currently...
Georgetown Global Executive MBA
Georgetown University: McDonough
18 months
 
Washington D.C
Georgetown University’s Global Executive MBA Program conducted on the Georgetown Campus is an accelerated Executive MBA program that concentrates on...
Duke Goethe Executive MBA
Duke University: Fuqua School of Business
22 months
 
Multiple (2)
Duke University's Fuqua School of Business and Frankfurt University's Goethe Business School have joined forces and established the Duke Goethe...
AGSM MBA (Executive)
Australian School of Business
         
(1)
3.5 years
 
Sydney
We understand the challenges faced by managers seeking to increase their academic qualifications and career prospects. We have therefore taken...
International Executive MBA
Hong Kong UST Business School
15 months
 
Hong Kong
The International EMBA (IEMBA) program offered by the HKUST Business School, attracts senior executives from Asia, in particular the Greater...
Solvay Executive MBA (Fast-track)
Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management
12 months
 
Brussels
Solvay Executive MBA is based on a strong foundation of core courses combined with the Career Advancement Program and Solvay Labs. All...
Omnium Executive MBA
University of Toronto: Rotman School of Management
18 months
 
Toronto
The Omnium Global Executive MBA is a general management MBA addressing core business disciplines from a global perspective. It involves...
The Kellogg-HKUST Executive MBA
Kellogg / Hong Kong UST Business School
18 months
155,000 USD
Multiple (2)
"The Kellogg-HKUST Executive MBA program provides leaders with the best executive education that the US and Asia can offer, to...
Weekend Executive MBA
Duke University: Fuqua School of Business
20 months (5 terms)
 
Durham
For 20 intense months, you will strengthen core business skills, be exposed to different perspectives on current business issues and...
UCLA - NUS Executive MBA
UCLA: Anderson School of Management
15 months
 
Multiple (4)
The UCLA - NUS Executive MBA Program, developed jointly by UCLA Anderson School of Management and the National University of...
Executive MBA Belgium
Vlerick Business School
   
Brussels
This Executive MBA program is held in Belgium and prepares graduates with advanced knowledge in business and management. Vlerick Business...
Global Executive MBA Program of HHL and EADA
HHL - Leipzig Graduate School of Management
         
(5)
18 months
41,000 EUR
Multiple (2)
The Global Executive MBA of EADA and HHL is designed to prepare you to work in a globalised and highly...
Henley Flexible Executive MBA
Henley Business School
         
(1)
36 months
19,500 GBP
Henley-on-Thames
Part-time study over 36 months in Reading, UK Ranked 50 in Executive Education in 2014 by the Financial Times, the...
Executive MBA China
Vlerick Business School
   
Beijing
This highly acclaimed MBA program in China has been consistently ranked #1 in China by Fortune and Forbes. BusinessWeek has...
International Executive MBA (IMM)
CEU Business School
18 months
 
Budapest
The 18-month part-time International Executive MBA (International Masters in Management) starts in May each year, and has been purposely designed...
OneMBA Global EMBA Program
University of North Carolina: Kenan-Flagler
21 months
 
Chapel Hill
With the focus on global management and a broad global network the UNC OneMBA EMBA fills your PDA with global...
Kellogg-HKUST Executive MBA
Northwestern University: Kellogg
16 months
 
Multiple (2)
The Kellogg-HKUST Executive MBA Program is a partnership between the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University (Kellogg) and The Hong...
Darden MBA for Executives
University of Virginia: Darden School of Business
21 months
 
Charlottesville
The Darden School of Business at the University of Virginia has long been recognized as a world-class leader in developing...
Kellogg-HKUST EMBA Program
Hong Kong UST Business School
16 months
 
Multiple (2)
The Kellogg-HKUST Executive MBA Program is a partnership between the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University (Kellogg) and The Hong...
One year, EMBA program
Asian Institute of Technology (AIT)
         
(2)
18 months
 
Bangkok
Focussing on International Business and Technology Management, the Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA) is a professional Master Degree program...
Global Executive MBA
Duke University: Fuqua School of Business
18 months
 
Durham
For 18 months, you learn with other executives averaging 14 years of work experience while participating in the world's most...
Berkeley-Columbia Executive MBA
University of Berkeley: Haas School of Business
19 months
 
Multiple (2)
The Berkeley-Columbia Executive MBA program brings together two extraordinary faculties from two top-ranked business schools in two of the world's...
MBA for Executives: Leadership in Healthcare
Yale School of Management
2 years
 
New Haven
Yale's Schools of Management, Medicine, and Public Health, have combined their resources to offer the Leadership in Healthcare MBA for...
Wharton MBA for Executives
University of Pennsylvania: Wharton
24 months
 
Multiple (2)
Wharton's MBA curriculum offers depth, breadth, and options. The curriculum emphasizes "general management plus" - a rigorous core in general...
Hertfordshire Excecutive MBA
University of Hertfordshire
2-3 years part-time
 
Hertfordshire
The Hertfordshire Executive MBA recognises that people's educational requirements differ from person to person by providing the resources to encourage...
Executive MBA - Harvard Business School
Harvard Business School
         
(1)
   
Boston, Massachusetts
Preparing Students for a Lifetime of Leadership Admission to Harvard Business School is really an invitation. We ask you to...
Public Administration Executive Masters (EMPA)
Zayed University
   
Multiple (2)
The Executive Masters in Public Administration program is designed to prepare graduate students for senior managerial and leadership roles in...
The MaastrichtMBA
Maastricht University School of Business and Economics
2 years
28,500 EUR
Maastricht
The MaastrichtMBA is a two-year part-time executive MBA program that focuses on responsible leadership. In this context, you are actively stimulated to...
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Executive MBA programs

Executive MBA programs started in 1943 and were exclusively intended for executives from large corporations. Today, participants of Executive MBA programs come from organizations of all industries and magnitudes – manufacturing, IT, law, science, and NGOs. Executive MBA programs are aimed at experienced professionals who are working full-time and want to increase their managerial and leadership skills.

Why take an Executive MBA degree?

The main reason for completing an Executive MBA is to obtain a position in higher leadership. For candidates who are well-poised for a big promotion, but lack the necessary skills, an EMBA is an excellent means of achieving their goals. The second categorical group of EMBA candidates is future entrepreneurs. This type of candidate has advanced knowledge in a specific area and intends to start their own business.  In providing a broad knowledge base on problems that organizations from different industries are facing, an EMBA program gives graduates access to an increased range of career opportunities.

What does your employer gain?

After getting the coveted EMBA degree, graduate return to their workplace equipped with various managerial and leadership skills. In the case of EMBA programs with an international approach, graduates will also be equipped with the experience of working abroad. This is the exact type of manager companies look for, since he/she is able to bring theory into practice in order to solve business issues and look at the problems from leadership perspective.

How is the program structured?

Unlike MBA programs which can be full-time, part-time and online, an Executive MBA is typically a part-time 2-year program as candidates commonly work full-time throughout. Classes usually take place once per month during a whole weekend and consist of different types of business training such as projects, real life cases and workshops which require an active interaction in a class room. Modular programs which offer classes in week-long blocks have also become a popular alternative for their flexibility.

Preparing yourself for an executive position

Executive MBA programs focus on improving participants’ strategic thinking: teaching them how to apply various managerial theories to solve business problems and be able to perform critical analysis. Another critical aspect of the program is the development of leadership skills, such as team building, which is crucial for managers in top positions who have many responsibilities to cope with. Generally, candidates can select a specialization in the program, depending on their specific personal and professional goals.

Improving the “language of business”

All executives require a robust and comprehensive understanding of financial statements. Executive MBA programs are focused on allowing students to gain common knowledge in reading and understanding cash flow statements, income statements, balance sheets, rather than on accounting on a professional level. This is a crucial practical skill that helps to executives to accurately interpret financial results, assess an organization’s current state and recognize potential challenges.

Are you the right candidate for an Executive MBA?

Taking an Executive MBA degree brings many career benefits but it also requires time. Before applying make sure that you fulfill the following criteria:

  • Have a Bachelor / Master / PhD degree in any discipline
  • Working experience of minimum 5-10 years
  • Have been in a managerial position
  • Have the opportunity to move up in an organization
  • Lack the vital managerial and leadership skills to become a top manager
  • Willingness to fully commit to a program

If you have necessary experience and ready to invest time then the Executive MBA is a perfect match for you.

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