school

University of Geneva: Geneva School of Economics and Management ×

Visit website

Accreditation: AMBA

Location: Geneva, Switzerland

Campuses: Geneva (Switzerland)

Tuition fees CHF 40,500 (€ 37,170)

Length (months) 22

Program type Executive MBA

Cultural fit profile

Access information to make a complex decision with confidence with matched MBA programs that offer you the best fit. The map on the right shows results on the six dimensions of our Cultural Fit Map.

In the Cultural Fit Map, each dimension is anchored by two diametrical poles. Neither end is good or bad. Relying on our unique scientific research, we can offer insight beyond metrics and facts — into the full MBA experience itself. Take our short survey and explore what life in a particular university is like.

Program description:

The Executive MBA provides executives with a first-class general management education without interrupting their careers. The program is designed to balance theory and practical application, and combines classroom learning with interactive personal development. The experienced faculty are keenly aware of the need for today’s managers and business leaders to develop and implement efficient operational solutions, while simultaneously ensuring the strategic renewal of their organizations. The curriculum consists of 90 credit hours in total. 

The first year of the EMBA includes 12 core modules: Business Economics, Financial Accounting, Effective Communication / Negotiation,  Financial Policy, Human Resource Management, Management Accounting, Marketing, Organization Design, Risk Management / Operations, Self-Leadership, Strategic Management, Strategic Thinking, Decision Making, and Communication. 

Upon successful completion of the 1st year, participants continue their studies with the 2nd year EMBA traditional track: Entrepreneurial Leadership.

 

  • Frequency (attendance): Part-time, bi-weekly format (Fri 14.15-21.00 & Sat 8.15-13.00, some modules are scheduled on 3 consecutive full days.
  • Size of the class: 30
  • Start date: 20.08.2022

Admission requirements:

  • Age
    (Avg):
    37
  • Experience
    (Min/Avg):
    5/11
  • Managerial experience
    (Min):
    3
  • Other: * Bachelor or equivalent (i.e., BAC+3…); * Strong command of both written and spoken English; *Basic Accounting (balance sheets/income statement, P&N, EBITDA) or ability to assimilate numbers and concepts.

Diversity:

  • Male/Female students: 60% / 40%
  • International students: 62%
  • Number of nationalities represented: 26

Follow the news

Last Thursday, Dr. Henry Jacoby, Professor at the MIT Sloan School of Management gave a lecture on "Global Climate Change". The conference was followed by a panel discussion with academics and experts on the topic.

On Friday, Prof. Henry Jacoby received at the Dies Academicus Ceremony a Doctorate Honoris Causa from UNIGE to honor his important contributions in the area of Climate Change and in recognition of his strong ties with our university.

READ MORE

The 2019 Solari Lecture will welcome Prof. Bengt Robert Holmström, Professor of Economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and laureate of the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences.

Prof. Bengt Holmström will discuss “New forms of organization viewed through the lens of contract theory”, the research topic for which he was awarded the Nobel Prize in 2016.

READ MORE

Location

Campus

Address: Uni Mail, Boulevard du Pont d'Arve 40, 1205
Geneva, Switzerland

Download for University of Geneva: Geneva School of Economics and Management

By clicking yes you agree that your contact details (e-mail, names) may be shared with the particular business school admission office.

Are you sure?

By clicking yes you agree that your contact details (e-mail, names) may be shared with the particular business school admission office.