Copenhagen Business School - Denmark
Copenhagen Business School (CBS) is a century-old institution and one of the largest business schools in Northern Europe with over 22,000 students in total. As one of just a handful of business schools to be accredited by AMBA, EQUIS and AACSB, an MBA from Copenhagen Business School is a globally-respected qualification.Request a brochure
The Copenhagen MBA (Full-time MBA): Excel in Responsible Management
Featuring small class sizes and a selective admissions policy, ours is an exclusive MBA programme built on the values of Responsible Management and the Scandinavian culture of trust, teamwork and respect for the individual. You'll enjoy our informal learning atmosphere, and gain knowledge and understanding from world-class experts as well as through joint reflection.
Responsible management is the central theme of the Copenhagen MBA and you will be taken on a personal development journey through our Leadership Discovery Process. And given our strong links to the Danish business community and many international firms, you'll also benefit from real-life corporate engagement and thought leadership.
CBS Global Executive MBA: 20 months, 11 modules, 4 continents
The CBS Global Executive MBA is a truly global programme taking place in four continents over 20 months. The learning experience is deeply rooted in Scandinavian excellence and you will be part of a small class to facilitate learning and networking. Your fellow participants have been carefully screened and vetted before admission and the programme is designed to offer immediate ROI for yourself and your organisation in the form of practical strategy projects designed to propel your organisation forward.
Rankings and Recognitions
The full-time MBA is ranked #28 by Bloomberg Business Week in their International Full-time MBA Ranking 2015, #3 in the world by Corporate Knights Better World MBA Ranking 2015, Top 3 by Eduniversal, #45 Business School in Europe by Financial Times. CBS GEMBA is ranked among the top 100 global programmes by Financial Times and The Economist.
Copenhagen Living and Working
Copenhagen is a delightful city to live in - quality of life is high, green spaces are easily accessible and a majority of the population use their bike to get around, setting the standards for low-emission living. Through its strategic placement at the heart of the Øresund region, Copenhagen is a buzzing business hub and home to a wide variety of companies, offering numerous career opportunities. For the second year in a row, Monocle Magazine 2014 has awarded Copenhagen the winning spot for the world's most livable city. It has also been voted European Green Capital of the Future, reflecting its commitment to green city living. Work satisfaction is high and all inhabitants all live within easy access of green spaces and city beaches, and leisure activates such as theatre evenings, music events and art exhibitions are just a short bike ride away. Denmark has attractive visa options for non-EU students who are eligible to apply for a work permit post-MBA under the Establishment Card scheme and/or the three year Greencard scheme.
The Copenhagen MBA (Full-time MBA) and Global Executive MBAProgramme Title: Full-time MBA with a focus on responsible management, and Global Executive MBA taking place in four continents
Rankings: The full-time MBA is ranked #28 by Bloomberg Business Week in their International Full-time MBA Ranking 2015, #3 in the world by Corporate Knights Better World MBA Ranking 2015, Top 3 by Eduniversal, #45 Business School in Europe by Financial Times. CBS GEMBA is ranked among the top 100 global programmes by Financial Times and The Economist.
Accreditation: AACSB, AMBA, EQUIS, PIM, CEMS
Type of Programme: Full-time and part-time over 20 months, with classes taking place during 11 week-long modules (the Global E-MBA)
Length of Course: 12 months for the full-time and 20 months for the GEMBA
Starting Dates: September 2016 for both programmes
For application deadlines, please visit www.cbs.dk/mba
AdmissionMinimum years of work experience: Three years post bachelor degree for the full-time MBA and min. three years of managerial experience for the GEMBA.
University degree: Bachelor required
GMAT: Good GMAT score (class average is 620) or equivalent GRE. The GEMBA also accepts the CBS MBA Admissions Test.
English test: TOEFL not required
References: Two Letters of recommendation
Language fluency: EnglishTuition fees: 319,000 DKK (43,000 EUR approx.) for the full-time MBA. 425,000DKK (57,000 EUR approx.) for the GEMBA.
Estimate for accommodation/living costs, insurance per year: 16,350 EUR (approx.) N/A for the GEMBA.
Scholarships availabilities: Limited number available for the full-time programme: 10% - 30% of tuition
The Copenhagen MBA Alumni Society
The CBS MBA Alumni Society, which you can join upon admission, comprises 1300 MBAs of over 80 different nationalities. As a CBS MBA student, you are invited to attend business and social events to keep you updated on current topics and network with the other CBS MBA alumni. CBS MBA alumni are very involved with the programme as mentors for the current MBA students, advisors, career sparring partners and guest speakers.
The society has a campus-based MBA Alumni Relations Manager who keeps in contact with the network, organises events and collaborates closely with the Careers Team.
Visit mba-alumni.dk for further details.
Address: Raavarebygningen, Porcelaenshaven 22, 2000 Frederiksberg, Denmark
Telephone: 0045 3815 6022
Website: Full-time MBA: www.cbs.dk/ftmba, Global Executive MBA: www.cbs.dk/emba
Full-Time MBA admissions manager: Thuli Skosana, firstname.lastname@example.org; 0045 3815 6022