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At IE Business School, we enjoy special partnerships with international universities to give our Bachelor in Business Administration students access to life-changing opportunities. These agreements provide diverse educational experiences to develop unique profiles that stand out in a competitive market landscape.

Regardless of the city or partner university you choose, each program option has been specially designed for ambitious up-and-coming leaders who are studying the Bachelor in Business Administration. Going far beyond the limits of a traditional exchange program, this truly exceptional opportunity allows high-impact students to earn two degrees from two different world-class institutions.
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The Future Leaders Program is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to truly set yourself apart from the competition as you gain door-opening insights while immersed in a diverse group of international students.

If selected for this prestigious program, you will complete your first two years at IE University before moving to Peking University, Guanghua School of Management. You will spend your third and fourth year here alongside other like-minded and high-potential students from the Future Leader Program’s partner institutions.

During the program, you will participate in challenging courses that focus on understanding China’s economy, Chinese finance, and even Chinese management. These courses will be taught by Guanghua’s professors, internationally recognized leaders in their respective fields. Upon completion of the degree, IE University Bachelor in Business Administration students will graduate from both IE University and Peking University.

Benefit from the brilliant minds and diverse perspectives of two world-class institutions, and apply this holistic skill set to achieve success no matter your professional trajectory.


You will study the Bachelor in Business Administration in Spain the first two years, before moving to Beijing, China for year three and four.


IE Business School’s Bachelor in Business Administration is a founding member of the Future Leaders Program, in collaboration with:
  • Bocconi University
  • Erasmus Rotterdam University
  • ESSEC Business School
  • FGV
  • The Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • Keio University
  • Mannheim University
  • Moscow State University
  • NUS National University of Singapore
  • Smith School of Business | Queen's University
  • Schulich University
  • SGH Warsaw School
  • Tel Aviv University


Only students who have been admitted to the Bachelor in Business Administration (BBA) may apply for the Future Leaders Program. Once admitted to the BBA, interested students are provided with step-by-step instructions regarding the application process and requirements. The first two years of your degree will be completed at IE University in Spain and, if accepted, the last two will take place at Peking University in Beijing, China. All courses will be taught in English, although participants will be required to take Chinese language courses during the program.

The next intake for the Future Leaders Program is open to IE University Bachelor in Business Administration students who began in September 2018 and are entering Year 3 in fall 2020.

In order to be considered, you must:

Meet our students

Learn more about two IE University students who have been accepted to the Future Leaders Program.