Master your leadership skills and develop your understanding of global business dynamics

The Executive MBA is designed to fit into your busy schedule. Flexible learning format allows you to balance your work, education and personal life. During the 17 weeks of the program, you will discover mastery of leadership skills and develop your understanding of global business dynamics.

Courses overview


The mandatory courses enable you to master all the fundamental aspects of business. These include three types of courses (functional, strategic and integrative) which acquire necessary skills which are immediately applicable on your return to work.

  • Accounting and Control
  •  Financial Management
  •  Marketing Management
  •  Human Resource Management
  • Strategic Management (Strategic Concepts, Strategic Toolbox)
  • Leadership
  • Innovationa and Digital Transformation
  • Business Ethics and Corporate Governance
  • Business in Society
  • Global Issues in Business
  • Customer Focused Organization
  • Communication Skills
  • Arts and Leadership
  • Personal Development


Choose from number of inspiring electives, to broaden or concentrate your sphere of knowledge.  

  • Roundtables for Practicing Managers
  • Advanced Topics in Sales and Marketing
  • Customer Focused Organization
  • Creating Venture Oppurtunities
  • Advanced Topics in Finance
  • Building and Managing High Performance Teams


Spend several weeks challenging yourself on a complex, real-world project. The Project is the final deliverable of the Executive MBA program and allows you to immediately apply everything you have learned in the classroom. It is a comprehensive and demanding team exercise that is carried out over a period of several months.


They are team exams based on integrative and complex case studies. Teams perform an in-depth analysis of an integrative case study under time pressure and present and defend their analysis and recommendations to a faculty member.

Method of Assessment

To receive the Executive MBA degree, you must meet the following requirements:





Attend all core and elective courses

Individual exams


Successfully finish all individual exams and assignments

End-of-Module Exams


Successfully finish End-of-Module Exams

MBA Project


Successfully finish Executive MBA Project


At the end of the Program, participants receive a Composite Weighted Grade, report which summarizes throughout the performance over the modules.  

The Weighted Grade is calculated as follows:

  • 40% weight based on the grade in the Integrated Consultancy Project
  • 40% weight based on the average grade of all exams
  • 20% weight based on the grade of individual participation

Learning outcomes

The MBA program is designed to foster the development of eight key general management and leadership competences and learning outcomes:

  • Ethical integrity and ability to create “safe space” for (diverse) others
  • Ability to communicate clearly and positively influence / inspire
  • Ability to build collaboration and sense of belonging
  • Holistic (strategic) thinking and setting direction
  • Analytical problem solving and independent judgement
  • Ability to drive execution and change
  • Learning orientation and creativity
  • Resilience and courage

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