Founded in 1898, the University of Chicago Booth School of Business is the second-oldest business school in the United States and one of the most distinguished. Our academic programs consistently rank among the top 10 schools in surveys worldwide. Our path-breaking research and our innovations in business education, including developing the first Executive MBA program, have produced ideas and leaders that shape the world of business.
The Executive MBA program in London is a rigorous part-time general management program with a curriculum designed to provide executives with the knowledge and skills needed to face business challenges today and in the future.
• Three continents. One Integrated Program.
With permanent campuses in Chicago, Singapore and London, Chicago Booth lives in the global marketplace. Regardless of your primary campus, you will study at all three locations and gain first-hand knowledge of how business is conducted from your fellow students. No other business school in the world has three such vibrant and diverse student bodies with whom to study and collaborate.
• A Powerful Business Credential.
Graduates of Chicago Booth's Executive MBA program earn the same top-ranked MBA offered in our full-time program. You'll emerge with sophisticated analytical frameworks as well as a toolbox of powerful skills to understand global business.
• Combine Work and Study Without Interrupting Your Career.
In Europe, the program uses a modular format consisting of 16 one-week sessions spread over 21 months. You can take what you learn in the classroom and apply it immediately when you return to work a few days later.
• A Worldwide Network of 46,000 Graduates.
A Chicago MBA is the key to a powerful, lively alumni network of business professionals in over 116 countries, including 5,300 CEO and other top ranked company officials.
• World class faculty.
The Executive MBA Program faculty is drawn from the same prestigious faculty that teach on all Chicago Booth programs. Chicago Booth was the first business school to have a Nobel Laureate on its faculty and the first business school to win six Nobel prizes.
Type of Course: Executive MBA
EMBA Ranking: Top 10 in the world (all major media rankings tables)
Starting Dates: The Executive MBA is a part-time program of study that begins in June of each year. Sixteen core courses and two elective courses provide a broad and complete exposure to all facets of business. Students at our London campus take a total of 16 one-week modules spread over the 21 months. Students can opt to take a concentration in Finance, Marketing and Strategy.
Length of Course: 21 months
Average Work Experience: 11 years
No minimum experience is required
Number of Nationalities: 30
- Western Europe: 51%
- Eastern Europe: 23%
- North America: 6%
- Asia: 13%
- Africa: 5%
- Middle-East: 1%
- Latin America: 1%
Age Range: from 27 to 51
Average Age: 36
Men:Women Ratio: 84:16
- Business/Commerce: 11%
- Engineering: 16%
- Economics: 20%
- Sciences/tech: 20%
- Finance: 19%
- Law: 4%
- Other: 10%
A complete application (submitted online) includes:
- Essays and resumé/CV
- Official transcripts/marks from all higher education institutions from which you have earned a degree
- Three letters of recommendation
- A personal interview
- GMAT (Applicants may submit a request to waive the GMAT.)
- US $100 application fee
- Two passport-size photos
After admission, you will be asked to provide a letter of company support certifying that your employer will allow you to attend all class meetings. This letter is not required to provide details of financial support, if any. TOEFL is not required for our Executive MBA program
Application fees: 100 US dollars
Tuition fees: £ 80 000 GBP
The program fees cover tuition, all books and course materials, some meals, and hotel accommodations for 2 residential weeks in Chicago and 1 residential week in Singapore. Tuition is billed quarterly in equal amounts for 7 quarters (the program's duration). The non-refundable deposit of £2500 is applied towards the first quarter's tuition.