To drive growth in an increasingly fastchanging and interconnected world, we are convinced that leaders must harness innovation while speaking the language of both business and technology.
The EPFL EMBA from Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne is a tailored program designed to provide managers and executives a fully-accredited MBA curriculum while at the same time focusing on how to identify, encourage, and support innovative activity with the intent of generating value for their organizations..
A highlight of the EPFL EMBA program is the International Capstone Project in Cape Town, South Africa. It is an opportunity for participants to combine and apply all the learnings of this executive program in a practical setting while understanding how diverse cultural influences impact businesses.
A key benefit is that participants learn that there are business opportunities in alternative markets. Participants work in small teams, each with a young, dynamic company or organization in the Cape Town area, to help solve a current business challenge facing the company
Since 1998, our hands-on approach combines innovative thinking with strategic management skills. We equip participants to lead a tech-oriented workforce, foster a culture of innovation and lead businesses from ideas to commercialization.
EPFL it’s been ranked #1 international university in the world, #1 young university. It consistently is in the top 20 of the global ranking of all universities. According to "Shanghai ranking", EPFL is the number 2 Technology University in Europe.The EPFL EMBA is fully accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA), the European standard for MBA program accreditation.
The audience is made up of university graduates from diverse fields, with at least 5 years professional experience who are especially motivated by innovation.
There is no need for participants to be familiar with technology. The program teaches the process to move a new idea, an innovation towards its financing and commercial deployment.
The ages range from early 30's to late 40's.
You can apply until:
Always verify the dates on the programme website.
At least 5 year(s) of work experience are required.
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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.
Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, Studyportals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.
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