Global Executive MBA Program

IESE Global Executive MBA
USA, China, Brazil, Spain
European EMBA

I haven't encountered this in any other business school," says Luis Bakker, VP and Board Member of Pronaca, the largest commercial food producer and largest private employer in Ecuador with over 7,000 employees. IESE is a business school of extraordinary global reach. While many IESE programs are held on the school's international campuses in Barcelona, others take place at various global locations throughout Europe, as well as Asia, Africa, Latin America and the United States.

The Global Executive MBA Experience

The Global Executive MBA provides the tools for experienced executives who not only want to stay ahead of the game, but who aspire to grow and be more both professionally and personally. You'll acquire the additional skills needed to succeed in today's increasingly competitive business environment, in an international setting with global peers. It combines the rigors of a top full-time MBA program with the flexibility of a part-time format. Offered in a modular format the program is compatible with personal and professional obligations. Modules revolve around Residential Sessions (2 weeks every 2 months) which are reinforced with Distributed Learning via IESE's Global Campus Platform. The tools and ideas acquired in class can be applied directly to the workplace, assuring relevance and immediate benefit to both participants and their companies. As a result of our program, you will:

- Gain effective management skills and business expertise

- Acquire a multi-disciplinary global vision

- Practice cross-cultural teamworking skills

- Develop responsible leadership capabilities

- Foster a people-focused work ethic

- Act with greater confidence, personally and professionally






Programme Info


Type of Course: GEMBA

Accreditations: EQUIS, AMBA, AACSB 

IESE Rankings:

Economist: 1st in the World, MBA 2009,

Financial Times: #1 in the World for Executive Education

Financial Times: #5 Executive MBA Program in the world 2013

Starting Dates:

February 2017 – May 2018

Length of Course:16 months

Student Body


Number of nationalities: 32

Average Age: 38

Length of Work Experience:

  • Average 14 years
  • Minimum 10 years



Completed on-line application

Recommendation letters

University degree

Letter of company support

Language fluency: English, written and spoken



Application fees: $130

Tuition fees: EUR 99,000

Estimate for travel/accommodation/living costs, insurance: EUR 20,000





Address: Avenida Pearson, 21,

08034 Barcelona, Spain

Telephone: +34 93 253 4200

Fax: +34 93 253 4343


Dean: Franz Heukamp

Executive Director: John Healy

Program Director: Karen Ellison

Marketing & Admissions Manager: Licinia Melilla






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