Aalto EMBA in Taipei

A Journey of Leadership Transformation

The Aalto Executive MBA in Taipei is a bilingual EMBA program, taught by international and local Taiwan faculty. The program has been running in Taipei since 2003 (formerly known as Helsinki School of Economics Executive MBA). It holds the 'Triple Crown' of accreditations – the three most respected international accreditations, AACSB, AMBA, and EQUIS, granted to approximately 1% of the world's business schools

The Aalto Executive MBA in Taipei program is organized together with Pan Asia International Education Center.

The program diploma is awarded by Aalto University School of Business.

Detailed Information on Aalto EMBA in Taipei Program


Aalto Executive MBA in Taipei


Acquire a holistic understanding of global business management
Develop universally relevant competencies with an emphasis on strategy and leadership
Gain insights and develop practical business-oriented skills that can be applied immediately
Reinforce your professional confidence to face new challenges and become a change agent in your organization
Learn from classmates and faculty with vast and diverse experience
Have an access to a valuable alumni network
Receive a globally recognized and accredited MBA degree


The Aalto Executive MBA in Taipei program is designed for individuals with significant professional work experience, typically 5-8 years or more.

The program is best suited for talented professionals with strong management and leadership experience, steady career progression, and curiosity to learn more. The Aalto Executive MBA program is particularly useful for candidates for promotion to a high-level management position.

Our group of experienced professionals in the Executive MBA class will bring forth a dynamic approach in enhancing a holistic international learning experience. Challenge your knowledge with the greatest minds in class.

Contents and Schedule

To fulfill the requirements for the Aalto Executive MBA program, participants must successfully complete studies worth 90 ECTS credits. Studies include 12 core modules, one compulsory Business Strategy Project (11 ECTS), and at least six elective modules. One module is equivalent to 4.5 ECTS credits.

The Aalto Executive MBA in Taipei program can be completed in 18–20 months. The program has a modular structure and follows a six-week learning cycle.

Typically, modules are run once per month with in-class sessions during the weekend on Saturday and Sunday. Each module contains a pre-assignment and take-home or in-class exam.

Core Modules

  • Communications
  • Economics
  • Personal and Organizational Leadership
  • Financial Accounting and Analysis
  • Leading Change
  • Management Accounting and Control
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • People Management
  • Strategic Management
  • Business Processes
  • Capstone

Elective Modules

Aalto EE provides electives on Strategic Foresight, Venturing and Creative Entrepreneurship, Service Business, Design Thinking, Negotiation, and Conflict Management, among many others.

In addition to elective modules offered in Taipei, a variety of elective modules are provided every year in Aalto Executive MBA programs in Helsinki (Finland) and Seoul (South Korea) which participants are welcome to join.

Study Tours and Aalto Executive Summits

A study tour is an optional part of the Aalto Executive MBA program and counts as one elective module (4.5 ECTS). An Executive MBA study tour is designed to provide a more comprehensive understanding of the international business environment and typically involves a five-day study period abroad with a combination of academic instruction and company visits.

The annual Aalto Executive Summit brings together Aalto EMBA, MBA, and Global Leader participants and alumni from around the world. During one intensive week, you will study with highly renowned international guest speakers and faculty, while enjoying a unique opportunity to meet business leaders and network with Summit participants. The location alternates between Helsinki and Singapore. Aalto Executive Summit includes one elective module and is equivalent to 4.5 ECTS.

Entry Requirements and Fee

Entry Requirements

  1. Bachelor's degree or equivalent
  2. Minimum five years of relevant postgraduate work experience in managerial or senior specialist position
  3. Good command of written and spoken English
  4. Recommendation letter from employer
  5. Personal meeting

Tuition Fee


Complete Application

Complete application includes

  1. a completed application form with the applicant’s photo and signature
  2. comprehensive resumé (curriculum vitae, CV) in English
  3. four short essays written in English by the applicant
  4. a letter of recommendation completed and signed by the referee
  5. certified copies of the applicant's academic degrees and transcripts

Application Process

Please contact us at info@aaltoee.sg, tel. +65 6339 7338 or our partner in Taiwan, Pan Asia International Education Center at aaltoee-EMBA@himaster.com.tw, tel. +886 2 2701 2577 for further information on the application process and documents.

Applicants will be informed of admission or non-acceptance. In order to be considered as selected for the Aalto Executive MBA in Taipei program, an applicant must receive and accept an offer of participation sent by Aalto University Executive Education.