Grenoble extends its MBA offers – Online and Executive
Grenoble Graduate School of Business (GGSB) extends its MBA offer by launching two new programs – an Online MBA (blended learning) and an International Executive MBA.
Online MBA (blended-learning)
With a September 2012 start, the program takes place over a 24-month period, followed by 12 months for the project phase.
The online blended program includes 5 weeks of face-to-face study in Grenoble, during which students will follow classes with the on-campus full-time MBAs. This residential phase includes the introduction, a chosen specialization, and the final modules.
The Online modules, supported by a tutor, are delivered using multimedia software with interaction based on stimulating materials in a variety of supports, including text, image and sound.
Core modules include: Sustainability & Management; International Management; Technology Management; Tools for Decision-Making; Strategic Management etc.
Students must choose to follow one of these specializations in Grenoble: Finance; Management Consulting; Global Management; Innovation Management; Marketing; Business Intelligence, Entrepreneurship; Project Management (to be followed on the London Campus); and Biotechnology.
The project is applied and practical in nature, often aimed at addressing a corporate need. MBA students are encouraged to focus on a subject of relevance to their future career plans.
Admission requirements: 3 years of professional experience, a first degree and the required level of proficiency in English.
International Executive MBA
Based in Grenoble and opening in June 2012, the EMBA is a part-time program, of 8 intensive weeks per year, delivered over a 25-month period in total.
The program brings together 4 distinct phases:
1) Management Essentials & Cases, including: Intercultural Management, International Marketing, Financial Accounting, Auditing, Corporate Finance, Macroeconomics, Geopolitics, Integrative case
2) Management Expertise Development: This phase focuses on senior management skills such as Negotiations, Conflict Management, Risk Management, Corporate Governance and the Management of Sustainable Development.
3) A specialization track: The recommended specialization choices include the Leadership, Organizational Challenges and Strategic Innovation Modules.
4) A project Phase
Admission requirements: Five or more years of significant full-time work experience, Bachelor-level, undergraduate degree
A full-time MBA is also delivered in Grenoble and London. A Part-time MBA is delivered on off-site campuses in Moscow, and Georgia Tbilisi. Please check http://www.grenoble-em.com/mba for more information.
All MBA programs are taught 100% in English.