IMD prepares the leaders of today and tomorrow, equipping them with the business fundamentals and leadership capabilities that they need to make meaningful and timely business decisions in a complex, global business context. Our world class faculty challenge both MBAs and EMBAs to explore new concepts and defend their opinions and solutions. They are recognized world authorities in their fields and remain on top of the latest developments in management through their active involvement in research with top international corporations and through IMD's executive education programs.
The MBA program is a one-year program for experienced individuals with strong leadership potential and a far-reaching international outlook. Most students have between 4-9 years of work experience in a variety of sectors and are between 27 and 34 years old.
The EMBA program is designed for those 35 and older, with at least 10 years business experience. Timing is flexible, spreading 10.5 weeks out of the office and around 50 weeks of distance learning over a minimum of 15 months.