WHAT IS THE EXECUTIVE MBA?
The 15-month Executive MBA at IE Business School combines face-to-face modules with online learning with our groundbreaking blended format. The program harnesses the power of an exclusive network of industry leaders for practical business training in a collaborative learning experience.
The program brings together business leaders from diverse cultural and professional backgrounds, giving you exclusive access to invaluable insights across the business world. The latest case studies, daily participation in online forums, and frequent group work will help you learn from what your peers are doing in their fields. You’ll also be invited to share your expertise and experiences from your own industry, which will further encourage you to apply business concepts to your professional context as you learn.
15 months - Blended
Duration & Format
September & April
Prepare for future challenges within your company by increasing your business acumen and expanding your global network. IE’s Executive MBA allows you to experience extensive personal and professional growth, preparing you to become a transformative leader that drives change within companies and teams.
Leardership that inspires
Managers today are expected to make the best business decisions while also possessing the necessary skills to effectively lead transnational teams. Our Executive MBA prepares you to take your leadership skills to the next level and leave a lasting impact on your teams.
Personalized coaching sessions during our intensive Advanced Leadership training week will help you further hone your skills, and prepare you to take on future challenges.
Higher interaction and networking
Our blended methodology creates a high-quality part-time program that provides students with the opportunity to strengthen their international network, and embrace the adaptability valued by today’s most successful companies. Additional opportunities like the Global Network for Advanced Management and the Global Immersion Week will expand your connections beyond the IE community and allow for a more human-centered experience.
Entrepreneurship and Intrapreneurship
Innovation and entrepreneurship are two of IE's key values. This course provides an overview of both entrepreneurial and intrapreneurial processes, teaching you how to both construct a business idea and introduce innovative processes to a company setting. The Executive MBA final project requires you to collaborate with a team to design a business plan, work with mentors, and prepare a final pitch of your idea.
Is it part-time? Is it online? Is it in-person? It’s all of the above. It’s blended.
The blended methodology is a one-of-a-kind educational format in constant evolution, that was designed, molded, and perfected over 16 years. It’s a learning approach that combines interactive, engaging online learning and activities with face-to-face interaction, allowing students to connect when and where they like. With nearly two decades of experience in online MBA education, our Blended MBAs are lightyears ahead of any MBAs of their kind. It has been improved year after year to adapt seamlessly to its students and their lifestyles, and brings the in-classroom experience to wherever they are, creating a program that is tailored flawlessly to the digital transformation era.
IE TALENT & CAREERS
IE Talent & Careers is the best partner for the professional development of all our current and former students at IE.
The services we offer are available to all of them throughout their journey. On one hand we seek to help students to take full advantage of their professional opportunities, providing them with impactful advising, learning resources and development tools that allow them manage and achieve their professional goals. On the other, we provide recruitment solutions for companies and institutions with access to the profiles of over 55.000 IE professionals worldwide.
Some of the services we offer can be both online and offline and they are:
- One-on-one career advising
- Sector-specific drop-in sessions
- Guides, toolkits and resources available on our IE Career Portal
- On-campus career workshops
- Online career webinars
- Annual distribution of CV Books to executive search firms
- Networking events worldwide
- Worldwide panels with executive consultants
- Lifelong access to our job bank
Strong relationship with Executive search firms
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