Accelerate: Building Business from Science and Technology Management and Entrepreneurship for Technical Professionals

Area
Specialized Programs
Date
14 Oct 2019 - 14 Mar 2020
Format
Blended
Schedule
9:00-18:00h (face-to-face sessions)
Location
Madrid
Language
English
Intake
October
Duration
6 months
Tuition Fees
€ 11,800

Focus

Accelerate: Building Business from Science and Technology is a blended program that aids science and technology specialists to unlock their entrepreneurial potential. Prominent industry professionals lead the program, in which participants become experts in the fundamental business skills required for the transition from lab to market.

The Blended Methodology of the program combines virtual learning with face-to-face sessions at our campus in Madrid, meaning that participants do not have to disrupt their work schedule to receive career-transforming specialist training. In an innovative, globally minded learning environment, participants will gain knowledge and insight into strategy, economic environment, finance, marketing, human resources, entrepreneurship, and various legal issues. The practical focus of the program will ensure that participants have hands-on experience of constructing business plans and financial models; skills indispensable to the market professional.

Benefits of the program

  • Learn from dynamic industry experts.
  • Immerse yourself in a diverse learning environment.
  • Receive groundbreaking training without interrupting your work schedule.
  • Unlock the door to entrepreneurship.

Takeaways

  • Extensive knowledge and understanding of marketing, strategy, funding and entrepreneurship.
  • A host of new professional opportunities.
  • A platform to launch your technical expertise into the global market.
  • Academic and professional support from a world-leading institution.

Why IE Business School?

IE Business school is a dynamic hub of market-focused education. With an aim to mirror the frontline of sector developments, our innovative programs explore the most up-to-date knowledge and industry skills. Students learn using practical, hands-on methodologies, led by a world-class faculty with real industry experience.We pride ourselves on our diverse, international environment, welcoming students from over 130 nationalities on campus and with 160 nationalities represented in the wider alumni network. This melting pot of backgrounds, talents and cultures is the ideal greenhouse for ambitious entrepreneurial professionals with a global outlook and the drive to lead transformational change.

Testimonials

  • This course gave me confidence to explore job opportunities I wouldn´t have explored before. Adding it to my CV attracted the interest of Headhunters in the search of candidates to enter the Biotech/Pharma sector.

    Juan Guinea Viniegra

    Medical Department in Novartis Pharmaceuticals

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

Early Enrollment

At IE, we want to encourage you to take the next step in your career. For this reason, we offer you the chance to access the program’s Early Registration Process. Students enrolled before August 14th 2019 will receive a scholarship with 5% off the full tuition cost.
Neither scholarship is compatible with other deductions.

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Alumni

As an IE alumni you are part of our community, and we want to support your passion for Lifelong Learning. Therefore, all IE alumni receive 25%* off tuition fees for all Executive Education programs.
*Alumni from Intensive Programs (less than a week duration), Summer Schools or High Impact Online Programs will receive 15% off.
Neither scholarship is compatible with other deductions.

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Corporate

At IE, we are committed to encouraging companies to enroll teams of their employees. We believe this allows them to explore new perspectives together and speak a shared language of change. Companies that sign a Corporate Agreement are eligible for a 15% off the tuition fee for Executive Education programs for group of employees. Additional services and support may also be available for a Corporate Partner Agreement.
Neither scholarship is compatible with other deductions.

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