Master in Business Administration (MBA) International Program
The MBA International Program (i-MBA) is a vibrant and innovative postgraduate program offering a personalized, technology-focused and strongly networked educational experience that empowers the future of its graduates. Accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA) since 2005, and with graduates working across the globe, the program is highly reputed in the market both in Greece and internationally.
The i-MBA is managed by DMST and delivered in collaboration with the other three departments of the Business School of AUEB. Director of the program is Associate Professor Eric Soderquist.
Focusing on the individual learner, the MBA International degree can be personalized and tailored to meet the specific needs and goals of each student. It offers a wide variety of learning opportunities including a rich portfolio of elective courses, optional Concentrations in the timeliest areas of business, gateways to a number of professional certifications, a Personal Skills Development program, several options for the graduation projects, career development activities, annual career fair, company days, and study trips.
The i-MBA develops executives with the knowledge, skills and confidence needed to analyze challenges and opportunities that lie ahead, and to formulate and implement innovative and effective strategies in times characterized by important technological, societal and environmental shifts. The MBA International cultivates entrepreneurial capabilities and an international perspective, and strengthens the interpersonal and leadership skills of its students.
The MBA International attracts students from over 20 countries. The international standing of the Program and its adherence to standards of excellence in curriculum, pedagogy, innovation, research and relations with industry are reflected in the accreditation by the Association of MBAs (AMBA) and the Program’s excellent positioning in international rankings, e.g., QS Global MBA Rankings, Eduniversal Best Masters Ranking).
In the i-MBA, students have the opportunity to compose their own flexible path by selecting from a portfolio over 25 elective courses, or follow one of the following Concentrations:
- Marketing & Strategy
- International Business
- Innovation and Entrepreneurship
- Technology, Logistics & Operations
Towards the end of the studies, both Full-time and Part-time students take their final step towards graduation through the applied Immersion or Integrated Impact Project. These projects enable students to collaborate with companies and their peers on business issues that integrate several functional aspects, and deliver results with impact beyond operational activities of the organization. The graduation project can also take the shape of an entrepreneurial project where the Program supports the growth and framing of innovative entrepreneurial ideas.