Global Executive OneMBA, M.B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 21 months
  • English (schedule IELTS)


The Global Executive OneMBA programme is a collaborative partnership of five top-ranked business schools, distinguished by its span of business cultures in Asia, Europe and the Americas. The programme offers you a unique combination of best practices and an international education through a globally relevant, yet locally sensitive curriculum. The 21 month modular executive MBA programme starts each September. It's designed for executives with extensive managerial experience aiming to accelerate their careers in a global setting.

This prestigious 21-month programme offers you the opportunity to experience business through the lens of the world’s most important economic regions, making it unparalleled in its development of knowledge, leadership abilities, global networks and experience of international business where it happens, as it happens.

  • A curriculum taught in English and designed with equal input from five top-ranked business schools
  • Global teamwork within a classroom of 100 geographically-dispersed executives
  • Four week-long global residencies held on four different continents
  • Combining developed economies with emerging markets
  • A flexible, part-time format designed for executives in high-demand positions
  • Projects designed to bring clear added value to sponsoring companies
  • Eleven local residencies in Rotterdam with the European OneMBA cohort


Accredited by: AACSB in: Netherlands

Accredited by: AMBA in: Netherlands

Accredited by: EQUIS in: Netherlands

Accredited by: NVAO in: Netherlands

Programme Structure

  • Module 1: Personal Leadership Development & Global Perspectives and the US Business Environment
  • Module 2: Managing People & Organisations
  • Module 3: Managing Finance & Marketing
  • Module 4: Managing Strategy
  • Module 5: Global Executive Practice: The Future

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date Application deadline and start date were not specified by the programme.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 21 months
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

You are an outstanding candidate whose intellectual ability, management potential, and personal qualities indicate that you will benefit from and contribute to the learning environment

  • You have at least a university or higher professional education degree
  • You have at least 6 years of full-time work experience
  • You are fluent in English
Application Global Executive OneMBA

We have a rigorous selection process in place to ensure we attract and recruit the best participants for the OneMBA programme. Each candidate is evaluated individually on his or her demonstrated and potential abilities. The Admissions Committee looks for evidence of academic excellence and professional achievements. We also stress leadership, commitment to learning, English proficiency, analytical and communication skills, international exposure and breadth of perspective. The relevance of the OneMBA programme to the candidate’s current role and responsibilities is also considered. Previous study in business is not a requirement for admission; however, some working knowledge of statistics and economics is advantageous.

OneMBA applications are evaluated by the RSM Admissions Committee, which is made up of faculty and administrators. It is a comprehensive process and operates on a rolling basis.
The admissions interview is an essential part of the selection process. Final admission decisions are made following receipt of comments from the interviewers. The RSM alumni network allows us to arrange and conduct personal interviews in most parts of the world.

Work Experience

At least 6 year(s) of work experience are required.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    30000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 30000 EUR per year and a duration of 21 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    30000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 30000 EUR per year and a duration of 21 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

€60,000 - total programme tuition and some incidental costs

Living costs for Rotterdam

  • 760 - 1270 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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