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Aalto-ESADE MBA for Executives

Think Differently. Drive Change. Do Global Business.

The Aalto-ESADE MBA for Executives is an executive MBA based on innovation, design thinking, and the entrepreneurial mindset. It combines the strengths of two world leading business schools - ESADE and Aalto University Executive Education - to create a unique EMBA journey delivered in Singapore, Barcelona, Helsinki and Vietnam.

For ambitious executives who are ready to make a step forward in their international career, we present this new MBA program:

  • Focus on intra/entrepreneurship, innovation and design thinking
  • Develop out-of-the-box thinking in order to improve ability to identify and develop innovative opportunities within the participant’s organization
  • Special topics on how to do business and innovate in Asia and Europe
  • Develop the skills and capabilities for managing global teams and performing in global companies

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8 Intensive Weeks

The program is divided into 8 intensive weeks: 4 in Asia (3 in Singapore and 1 in Vietnam) and 4 in Europe (1 in Helsinki and 3 in Barcelona). During the 8 weeks, course content will be based on the following 4 tracks:

  • Analyzing and Resourcing Business
  • Strategy & Innovation
  • Managing a Global Business
  • Leadership

In addition, participants will create and develop a project throughout the course which integrates the main learnings from the program. Face-to-face sessions are combined with group activities, case discussions, field visits and guest speakers. On average, two company visits will take place per week.

ESADE and Aalto University Executive Education

Barcelona’s entrepreneurial spirit plus the Finnish passion for innovation and design thinking. Two cultures and two great business schools combined. The ESADE-Aalto partnership has created a one-of-a-kind executive MBA.

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Start Your Preliminary Application

Start your Aalto-ESADE MBA for Executives application process by completing a short preliminary application. After completing the form, our program team will contact you to provide more information about the program and guide you in the application process.

Please note that there is an application fee of €150 which you can pay via PayPal. After the form is submitted and payment made, our program team will contact you to provide more information about the program and guide you in the application process.

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