Global MBA. Made in Germany.
ESMT Berlin - Germany - European MBA
ESMT Berlin is a private business school founded by 25 multinational corporations. The school’s expertise focuses on the development of entrepreneurial leaders with a global focus on social responsibility and the management of technology. ESMT is one of the top ranked business schools in Germany with a global network of alumni in over 40 countries.
ESMT offers the following degree programs: Master's in Management, Full-time MBA, Executive MBA (EMBA) and an Executive MBA/MPA (a dual degree in collaboration with the Hertie School of Governance) as well as executive education. All ESMT programs benefit from close relationships with ESMT's corporate network and founders. The school is accredited by AACSB, AMBA, EQUIS and FIBAA. The ESMT Full-time MBA: A leadership development program focusing on sustainable technology and innovation The one-year full-time MBA is a general management program enabling students to gain functional expertise while acquiring practical real-world experience and leadership skills. Students can specialize in elective tracks on Innovation and Technology Management or Global Sustainable Business, and attend international electives at ESMT's partner schools such as Yale SOM, IE Business School, or Fudan University School of Management during the GNAM Network Week. On average about 70% of the class remains in Germany after graduation and is around 90% international. The Full-time MBA is ranked #1 for value for money by The Financial Times Global MBA ranking 2016, and #15 globally in the Businessweek international MBA ranking. The ESMT Full-time MBA program's key strengths are:
- Management of technology, innovation and sustainable business focus
- Top ranking results: #15 MBA globally (Bloomberg) and #1 EMBA globally for graduates’ career progression (Financial Times)
- Proximity to Berlin’s start-up scene
- Strong corporate network - 25 founding companies
- Life in the heart of Europe with Berlin's cosmopolitan choice of cultural, entertainment, and leisure activities
- Personalized learning in small classes, with strong coaching and workshop activities
- Substantial scholarships for high-potential applicants
Programme InfoTypes of courses: Full-time MBA (12 months) Executive MBA (modular, 18 months)Start date: Full-time MBA: January Executive MBA: OctoberApplication deadlines: Full-time MBA: November 2 Executive MBA: September 5Accreditation: AACSB, AMBA, EQUIS and FIBAA
Student Body2016 Full-time MBA: 66 participants 2015-2017 Executive MBA: 49 participantsNationalities Represented: Full-time MBA: 40 (21% Americas, 19% Africa/Middle East, 21% Asia/Oceania, 39% Europe) Executive MBA: 21 (7% Americas, 9% Africa/Middle East, 6% Asia/Oceania, 78% Europe)Men/Women Full-time MBA: 76% / 24% Executive MBA: 76% / 24%Average Age and Work Experience Full-time MBA: 30, with 6 years of experience Executive MBA: 36, with 12 years of experienceDegree background, Full-time MBA: Business/Management: 30% Engineering: 23% Natural Sciences: 12% Social Sciences/Humanities/Arts: 11% Economics: 8% IT/Telecommunications: 8%Professional background, Executive MBA: Energy/Engineering: 27% Financial Services: 21% Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech: 12% Consulting: 10% Manufacturing/FMCG: 10% Other: 8% Government/Non-profit: 6% IT/Telecom: 6%
Admission RequirementsA bachelor's degree and good academic recordGMAT score (minimum 600)TOEFL or equivalent test for non-native English speakers3 years experience (5 years for EMBA)Two recommendations Leadership potential and intercultural competence, as demonstrated in the essays on the online application.
Costs and FinancingProgramme fees Full-time MBA: €38,000 Executive MBA: €57,500 (Fees cover books, learning materials, coaching and personalized support, international field seminar (only EMBA), and other direct program costs)Scholarships Scholarships are available for high-potential candidates, covering up to the full program fees. Awards are based on both merit at the time of applicationFinancing Applicants are encouraged to apply for financing in the form of loans if needed, and depending on the applicant's home country. ESMT joined the Prodigy finance loan program and the Brain Capital education fund. These programs offer loans or innovative financing schemes to qualifying MBA and EMBA students from any country. Further information can be found on ESMT's website.
Address: ESMT GmbH, Schlossplatz 1, 10178 Berlin, GermanyPhone: +49 (0) 30 212 31-1400Fax: +49 (0) 30 212 31-1409Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgAdmissions Manager : Mrs. Stephanie Kluth