If you are planning to study in the Aalto Executive MBA program, why not use Global Leader as a springboard?

Global Leader is a compact and flexible program that can help you strengthen your strategic skills to manage interlinked functions in a multinational environment and learn more about different areas of business that impact your career potential. The program has six modules: four mandatory core modules and two elective modules which participants are able to choose from a selection of electives according to personal preference. Each module is worth 4.5 ECTS credits. Core modules can also be taken as stand-alone programs.

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Why participate in Global Leader if you are aiming for an EMBA?

Global Leader has a similar program structure, participant profile, and studying format to the Aalto Executive MBA program and is often utilized as a springboard to Aalto EMBA studies. Studying in Global Leader offers many benefits, not only for those who just wish to study in a compact and efficient general management program, but also for those who are planning to pursue future studies in the Aalto Executive MBA program:

  • Up to six modules completed in the Global Leader program can be transferred to the Aalto Executive MBA. The modules' study credits are transferable for five years.
  • The tuition fee paid for the Global Leader program (€ 14,400) will be fully compensated if four to six completed modules’ study credits and grades are transferred towards an Executive MBA when a participant applies and gets accepted in Aalto EMBA within a year of completing the Global Leader program. 
  • Participants who want to transfer less than four modules will be eligible for a 5% compensation from the Executive MBA tuition fee per transferred module.
  • Participation in the Global Leader program or its stand-alone modules provides new Aalto Executive MBA participants with greater flexibility in the timing of their studies.
  • Studying in the Global Leader program gives participants a chance to practice their learning skills and brush up on studying methods and language skills before starting in the faster-paced Aalto Executive MBA program.

Why not start now with one of the Global Leader modules:

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Further Information

Eila Lindroos

Senior Relationship Manager

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