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36750 EUR/year
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About

The Global Executive MBA is an internationally-oriented, cutting-edge partnership between the University of Minnesota and the WU (Vienna University of Economics and Business).  It will provide you a unique 360° global vision with expert insights into management and leadership practice in developed and emerging markets on four continents.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

The part-time program structure is designed to help you balance your demanding career and challenging but nurturing studies, while also developing your professional and personal skills. 

The MBA is just the start of your professional transformation, which continues beyond your 16 months at the WU (Vienna University of Economics and Business) . As an Global Executive Alumni, you continue your development with durable professional and personal relationships and learning within the Global Executive MBA community and the WU Executive Academy alumni network.

Career

Building a career is a lifelong journey. Our executive education programs offer you an ideal starting point to fast-track a transformation in your career and prepare you for the opportunities that lie ahead.

Whether you are pursuing an MBA to find your true career passion or to reach your pre-determined goals, we will not only support you throughout the entire program, but also after graduation.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Leading People & Organizations
  • Data Analysis (Statistics) & Decision Making
  • Financial Accounting
  • Economies in Transition
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Strategic Marketing Management
  • Financial Management
  • Business, Government & Macroeconomics
  • Operations & Supply Chain Management
  • Managing Globalization
  • Information Technology Management
  • Advanced Financial Management for Global Markets
  • Negotiations & Conflict Management
  • Global Strategies and Innovation

Lecturers

Selection:

  • Carmen Abril | IE Business School
  • Eugene B. Kogan | Harvard Kennedy School
  • Markus Mädler | Frankfurt School of Management
  • Christopher Nachtsheim | Carlson School of Management
  • Günther Stahl | WU Vienna

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 16 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Early Bird Deadline: March 31

Language

English
IELTS or TOEFL needed

Delivered

On Campus, Blended
  • Fully structured
  • Regular mandatory meetings
  • Continuous support with feedback on request, Proactive tutoring and support
  • Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions), Online group works/assignments

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Diploma, bachelor or master degree
  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant work experience
  • Leadership experience
  • Proficiency in written and spoken English or German

Tuition Fee

  • International

    36750 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 49000 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 16 months.
  • EU/EEA

    36750 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 49000 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 16 months.

Funding

As one of the leading providers of executive education in Europe, the WU Executive Academy supports high potentials and managers to meet their educational and career goals by offering partial scholarships for its executive education programs. 

Who are the scholarships for?

The scholarships are awarded on a case-by-case basis. The admission committee looks at the situation of each accepted student applying for a scholarship and, depending on each candidate’s personal circumstances, decides if a scholarship will be awarded and what percentage of reduction will be granted.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Our partners

Global Executive
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WU (Vienna University of Economics and Business)

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