IMD Executive MBA - Switzerland, Brazil, China, India - Global MBA
IMD is a top-ranked business school. We are the experts in developing global leaders through high-impact executive education.
Who should attendIMD's Executive MBA program is for fast-rising, internationally experienced executives.
Why pick the IMD Executive MBA?You want to develop, learn more about business, the world around you, and about yourself. Join the world's most rigorous, most challenging and most rewarding Executive MBA program. We offer a world-class EMBA steeped in real world learning to strengthen your career:
Program structure and durationThe IMD Executive MBA is a modular program consisting of two stages: the Foundation Stage and the Mastery Stage. You can choose both the timing of the Foundation Stage and of the Mastery Stage modules. The Foundation Stage comprises two parts: first, Foundations for Business Leadership, a 20-day intensive program at IMD, and second, a five-week distance learning module - Advanced Management Concepts. The GMAT or other aptitude tests are not required. Taking place over the course of one year - and starting either in April or November - the Mastery Stage combines three face-to-face core modules at IMD, three Discovery Expeditions and distance learning / online content which takes place between the core modules and Discovery Expeditions and spans the full year. During the distance learning portion you will work on a series of in-company, group, and individual assignments. Timing is flexible, spreading nine weeks out of the office and approximately 50 weeks of distance learning over a minimum of 15 months. Accreditation: AMBA, EQUIS, AACSBRanking: Financial Times 2012 – 2016: open programs worldwide: 1 Financial Times 2008 – 2016 executive education outside the US: 1 Financial Times EMBA Ranking 2014: 15 The Economist’s EMBA Ranking 2013: 10 Bloomberg Business: 19 Poets & Quants 2014 Best EMBA Ranking: 11Starting Dates: Pre-requisites: 20 residential module @ IMD + 5 week virtual module. Intakes in January, April, August or October Followed by the EMBA: 1 year modular (6x1 week modules + 50 weeks distance learning). Intakes in April or November.Length of Course: One-year modular Executive MBA preceded by a flexible pre-requisite foundation stageApplication Deadlines Rolling
Our participantsThe IMD Executive MBA program is for fast-rising, internationally experienced managers who aspire to lead. On average, an Executive MBA participant is 41 years old, has 16 years of prior work experience, and speaks several languages. Participants are key employees for their companies and come from a wide range of industries, functions, nationalities and business experiences.
Valuable assetsThe 50-55 exceptional people we select for each IMD Executive MBA program are smart, motivated achievers in the mood to learn and willing to share their knowledge. As such, the most valuable assets of the program are the knowledge and insights you gain from, and with, your classmates. You will also build valuable relationships for your company and your career. Typical class profile: 55 | Class enrolment 41 | Age 25 | % Female participants 30 | Nationalities and industries 16 | Years of work experience
Pulling together a powerful group of executives who are keen to learnOur admissions criteria aim at securing the highest caliber of participants. There is no one 'ideal' profile of an IMD Executive MBA candidate, since we strive for diversity in the class. The program is designed for individuals age 35 and up with at least 10 years of business experience, strong management experience, consistent career progression and outstanding leadership potential. Admission is based on 6 main criteria:
English language proficiency
The support of your company
Below you will find an overview of the costs for tuition and other expenses. All costs in addition to tuition are estimates, and are intended to act as a guideline only.
The fee for the program is CHF 105,000. This includes tuition, learning materials and a three-course lunch served at IMD on weekdays.</section> <section class="tableEl table60-40" style="box-sizing: content-box; line-height: 1.6em; margin-right: 10px; border-bottom: 5px solid rgb(229, 234, 240); ">
Deposit (non-refundable) upon acceptance of admission
Foundations for Business Leadership (payable 30 days upon acceptance)
Advanced Management Concepts - distance-learning module (payable one month prior to starting)
Financial aid and payment options
IMD's Executive MBA Program does not offer any financial aid or scholarships directly from IMD.
However, our advisors can best inform you on where to apply for funding or loans depending on your country and status. Advisors will also provide you with the necessary admissions documentation to apply for the funding or loans. Advisors are also available to create your flexible or staggered tuition payment plan.</section>
Address: IMD Ch. de Bellerive 23 P.O. Box 915 CH-1001 Lausanne, SwitzerlandTelephone: +41 21 618 0700Website: www.imd.org/executive-mbaEMBA Program Partner: Dariu Dumitru: email@example.com, +41 21 618 0276