IESE Business School ×

Accreditation: AACSB, AMBA, EQUIS

Location: Barcelona, Spain

Campuses: São Paulo (Brazil); Shanghai (China); Munich (Germany); Accra (Ghana); Mumbai, Bangalore (India); Barcelona (Spain); New York, Silicon Valley (United States of America)

Current program rank (FT) 8

Tuition fees € 119,000

Length (months) 16

Program type Global Executive MBA

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Program description:

The Global Executive MBA provides you with the tools, the confidence and the expanded world vision to step up and become a global leader. It's a truly global program because of the structure, with classes in three continents, and the participants, working in more than 30 countries, with 14 years of work experience on average and from a great variety of sectors and functions, what really enrich the diversity and dynamism. Four immersive and transversal journeys, global, entrepreneurship, digital and leadership, are linked together in the program, responding to the main challenges faced by global business leaders today.



  • Frequency (attendance): 6 two-weeks modules every two months + online distance learning
  • Size of the class: 60

Admission requirements:

  • Age
  • Experience
  • Managerial experience
  • Other: - English Test is compulsory for not native English speakers, except for those candidates with two years of professional experience in an English-speaking country. - GMAT and EA (Executive Assessment) are accepted.

Cost of study and scholarships:

  • Accomodation costs on campus, per year: $ 17,030


  • Current rank: 8 (Financial Times), 7 (The Economist)
  • 3 year average rank: 10 (Financial Times)


  • Male/Female students: 67% / 33%
  • International students: 94%
  • Number of countries represented: 32
  • Female faculty: 30%
  • International faculty: 97%
  • Women on board: 28%
  • International board: 91%
  • Financial Times: International course experience rank: 4
  • Geographic representation/ Geographical origin:

Alumni today:
by Financial Times ©

  • Alumni salary today: $ 364,966
  • Salary increase: 41%
  • Career progress rank: 78
  • Alumni aims achieved: 80%

Career progress:

  • Faculty quality: 2.00
  • Student quality: 5.00
  • Development experience: 1.00
  • Student rating of faculty: 4.60
  • Student rating of alumni effectiveness: 4.20
  • Student rating of culture and classmates: 4.70
  • Accommodation costs (on campus, per year): $ 17,030


  • Full-time faculty with PhD: 100%
  • Annual intake: 51

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