Executive MBA, blended format taught in English
This blended format is broken up into two options. The first, predominantly online, allows for students with demanding professional schedules to connect from around the globe without disrupting their commitments. If you would like more information on this option, please see below. For those students with the ability to fly to Madrid frequently, the second format option boasts more face to face periods. You can find more details in the brochure.
Before beginning the masters program, students attend pre-programs online in Management Accounting and Financial Accounting, accessible via the IE Online Campus.
SEPT Intake 2:
If you do not have prior experience in these areas, it is recommended that you complete the pre-programs to ensure you have a basic knowledge of them before these subjects are taught during your program.
Students are introduced to the first subjects and attend a series of conferences that cover various disciplines within Humanities, and workshops about management skills and competencies. It's the time to get to know your class mates and professors, with whom you will share an unforgettable experience that will change your professional career, and ultimately, your life.
1 WEEK SEPT-OCT Intake 2:
1 WEEK APRIL
Classes are held from Monday through Saturday, supported by a very intensive course syllabus which will require you to dedicate an estimated 12 hours a day, in whihc you'll have to alternate between lectures and of group work.
Once the week in Madrid has been completed, the Core Period of the program continues online. This marks the beginning of an intensive and extremely demanding learning process, which aims to strengthen your skills and provide you with the knowledge necessary to continue your professional progression.
SEPT - FEB Intake 2:
APR - SEPT
The program aims towards transforming its participants. It will help you to plan your personal strategy for the future and to attain professional leadership. We want to create and develop professionals who are competent, confident in themselves, capable of taking on responsibilities and leading organizations and simultaneously help them maintain their professional ethic which characterize a successful manager or entrepreneur.
This period lasts 1 week and takes place in Madrid. It closes the first online Core Period and gives way to the summer break in August. It will mark the completion of certain subjects, and professors will therefore set group presentations or another form of evaluation which complements the work carried out online.
FEB Intake 2:
The Executive MBA+ Blended is the most balanced program in terms of online and face-to-face education, offering the best of both worlds. It's ideal for those professionals looking for the flexibility of an online course in order to accommodate their professional schedules and personal lives, as well as maintaining regular face-to-face contact with their fellow students, and enjoying the full experience of an on-site master's program.
During the second period, students will acquire a global and integrated outlook towards the actions and strategies of different organizations. It is in this period that each problem that may affect a business is analyzed, highlighting the impact that it will produce in all areas of the busyness, thus integrating the knowledge acquired up until this point.
FEB - JUL Intake 2:
SEPT - FEB
In every period of online study, you will work with a different group, chosen from amongst your fellow class members by the program directors.
We help students develop new skills and adopt a broad perspective in relation to business and companies. We want them to become strategists, architects of their organizations and leaders.