The ESMT Berlin Full-time MBA is a great way to accelerate or switch your career. The choice is at the heart of the MBA, with multiple opportunities to tailor the program to meet your needs. In an intense 15 months, you will gain the skills and experience necessary to change your future in Europe or beyond.
ESMT Berlin offers MBAs to fit any stage of your career; for those who aim to work whilst they study, the Part-time MBA delivers the same triple-accredited curriculum in a hybrid in-person/online format.
The ESMT Berlin Part-time MBA in Business Innovation is an ideal way to continue working full-time while gaining the knowledge and competencies to support not only your personal development but also the growth and transformation of your company.
The program targets individuals with a minimum of three years of professional experience who wish to be effective change agents in their organization. Whether you are part of a mature corporation needing to stimulate disruptive innovation or a startup looking to scale up, this program could be the next step in your career.
Full-time MBA program strengths
The ESMT full-time MBA is a one-year, personalized program that starts in January each year. It has been designed to help you develop the skills and experiences you need to move ahead. You are at the heart of the program and will have many opportunities to tailor the program to meet your needs.
Your options include:
Specialization tracks: Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Managerial Analytics; Strategic Leadership.
Summer term: Industrial and Social Innovation Challenge; Internship; intensive German summer school.
Winter term: electives at ESMT focused on innovation, technology, analytics, sustainable business development, entrepreneurship, and global strategic management; International exchange.
In the ESMT MBA, personal mastery and leadership are woven into the program. The small class size ensures that you constantly reflect on your experience while receiving personalized constructive feedback and honing your leadership skills. Running alongside the program are multiple opportunities for career development. A structured career curriculum helps you build your corporate and startup capital through networking and opportunities to immerse yourself in the local economy.
ESMT is located in Berlin, Germany’s political, cultural, and startup capital. There is always something to do or see: the city is a center of modern art and film, has a thriving food scene, and is home to people from all over the world.
Your studies in the ESMT MBA program span an intense 15 months but will leave you ready to seize and thrive in your post-MBA life. As a graduate, you will join our global alumni network of international business professionals representing numerous industries and sectors around the world.
But your journey does not need to stop there. You may decide to participate in a post-study option:
Take up a Responsible Leaders Fellowship. Spend up to six months completing a social impact project in a developing country. We help you find the fellowship, we pay you a stipend, we cover your travel, and you make the difference.
Join the incubator program at our entrepreneurship hub, Vali Berlin.