WHAT IS THE GLOBAL MBA?
This cutting-edge master’s program uses a novel hybrid methodology to bring a world-class MBA program to ambitious and smart professionals all over the world.
IE has designed an exclusive blended methodology, a combination of online courses and activities, forums, videoconferences, and face-to-face modules, to give working professionals the flexibility they need to advance in their careers while getting a world-class education.
Every year we take in professionals from over 30 countries, working in a variety of sectors for a fully diverse classroom experience. The program puts an emphasis on digital innovation and collaboration, allowing for constant communication with your professors and peers in real-time, and provides students with the tools they need to understand business strategy and make meaningful business decisions.
15 months - Blended
Duration & Format
Why choose the Global MBA?
If you’re looking to propel your career and make lasting global connections in the world of business through a program tailored to the new world of professionals, this program is for you. The Global MBA’s unique methodology delivers a practically personalized MBA educational experience for each of its candidates. Check out what makes the Global MBA stand out from the rest.
The program is a combination of interactive online classes, forums, and videoconference sessions. Students collaborate with peers and professors in real-time around the clock, using the latest interactive technologies in education for seamless communication. Digital innovation is at the heart of the Global MBA.
The Global MBA & IE Business School are internationally recognized for the high quality of education offered. The Global MBA has been named the #1 Online MBA by Financial Times in 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017; the #1 Global MBA Distance Learning by QS World University Rankings in 2017; the 3rd Worldwide MBA by America Economia in 2016. IE Business School was named the 4th Best Business School in Europe by Financial Times in 2016.
This degree is ideal for students who wish to meet their professional goals without sacrificing their personal needs as well as young professionals looking to sharpen their business acumen without putting their career on hold. The Global MBA’s blended format and online platform put you in the front seat of your education, giving you total access to the program’s online activities whenever and wherever you want.
A truly global program
We don't just say we're global, it's our middle name. With professors and classmates located all over the world, face-to-face periods in different locations worldwide & a curriculum designed with a global vision, this program is defined by its internationality. IE Business School prides itself on diversity, and places monumental importance on creating a rich environment of different world views in the classroom, as well as providing a global platform of networking for all our students and alumni.
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
Online MBAFinancial Times (March 2017)
Distance Online MBAQS (April 2017)"Excellent education from top notch professors while studying alongside superbly qualified fellow classmates. The online Global MBA program offered unparalleled diversity with students from vastly different countries and industries."Alexander GriffithSolidyn Solutions - Systems Engineer"The blended program I took part in was the most enriching educational experience I have ever had. The visionary design of the courses and interactions of the students and faculty has made IE a leading innovator in the blended education field. It will take a lot of effort and experience to the rest of the top business schools to become proficient in this area, while IE is native to it."Nast MarreroScrum Marketing Innovator & Lean Practitioner"IE’s Global MBA is an excellent option for those who want to do an MBA and not sacrifice their careers and family life (but it keeps you very, very busy). I am particularly pleased with the level of the class which creates excellent cross-exchange of knowledge and experience!."Oleksandr SvyrydSwiss Harbour Sàrl - Director"A very rich experience thanks to its great diversity and professionalism."Christian Criado-PérezAirbus - PMO for Transformation Plan