IEMBA HSG

The International EMBA HSG is an advanced General Management programme taught in English that provides open-minded, purpose-driven global leaders with an international network, management insights and inspiration by offering a curriculum with an international focus, modules abroad and multi-national diversity.

International Executive MBA Overview

Language English
Start
30. August 2021
Fee CHF 76,000
Location
  • St.Gallen
  • Beijing
  • Cape Town
  • Los Angeles
  • Singapore
  • Stanford
Courses
11*
Core Courses
+
3*
Elective Courses
Duration
18 months
Total
14 weeks On campus
+ Self-study
+ Thesis

Programme Structure

IEMBA 9 – Start Autumn 2021

The 18-month IEMBA HSG programme comprises 11 core courses and three elective courses. Modules last for one or two weeks. The breaks of several weeks between modules, and the weekends, allow you to complete self-study and most importantly fulfil your family and professional commitments.

Course 1

St.Gallen
5 days
Organizational Development & Capstone
5 days
Financial Reporting & Finance

Course 2

St.Gallen
5 days
Leadership
Elective Course 3 days
Select from our offer of elective courses. You choose three elective courses.

Course 3

St.Gallen
5 days
Business Transformation

Course 4

Singapore
5 days
Marketing
5 days
Doing Business in China

Course 5

St.Gallen
5 days
Economics
Elective Course 3 days
Select from our offer of elective courses. You choose three elective courses.

Course 6

St.Gallen
5 days
Management Accounting & Performance Management

Course 7

Stanford
5 days
Entrepreneurship
5 days
Doing Business in Innovative California

Course 8

St.Gallen
5 days
Organizational Development & Capstone
Off campus break of 4-6 weeks in between core courses

Course Structure

A feature of the International EMBA HSG programme’s core and elective courses is the special emphasis placed on combining comprehensive general management expertise with the challenges of the modern world of work. In order to thrive in a fast-changing environment, you need not only comprehensive knowledge but also the skills and vision to rise to the challenges of the contemporary business world. Our core courses provide these foundations covering subjects such as sustainability, strategy, leadership, economics and accounting. The elective courses offer you a portfolio of options from which you can select subjects according to your interests, giving you the opportunity to individualize your learning journey and customize it to your development needs.

Core Courses

30. August – 3. September 2021, St.Gallen
Organizational Development & Capstone
Prof. Dr. Karolin Frankenberger
6. – 10. September 2021, St.Gallen
Financial Reporting & Finance
Prof. Dr. Stefan Morkötter, Prof. Dr. Flemming Ruud
29. November – 3. December 2021, St.Gallen
Leadership
Prof. Dr. Heike Bruch
All Core Courses
7. – 11. February 2022, St.Gallen
Business Transformation
Prof. Dr. Karolin Frankenberger
25. – 29. April 2022, Singapore
Marketing
Prof. Dr. Marcus Schögel
2. – 6. May 2022, Beijing
Doing Business in China
Prof. Dr. Tomas Casas i Klett
30. May – 3. June 2022, St.Gallen
Economics
Prof. Simon Evenett, PhD
4. – 8. July 2022, St.Gallen
Management Accounting & Performance Management
Prof. Dr. Klaus Möller, Dr. Thorsten Truijens
5. – 9. September 2022, Stanford
Entrepreneurship
Prof. Dr. Dietmar Grichnik
12. – 16. September 2022, Los Angeles
Doing Business in Innovative California
Dr. Richard Sudek
20. – 24. February 2023, St.Gallen
Organizational Development & Capstone
Prof. Dr. Karolin Frankenberger, Dr. Lüder Tockenbürger

Elective Courses

11. – 15. October 2021, St.Gallen
Negotiations & Conflict Management
Dr. Klaus Lassert
8. – 12. November 2021, Cape Town
Doing Business in Emerging Markets
Prof. Martin Hall
22. – 26. November 2021, St.Gallen
Corporate Governance
Prof. Dr. Winfried Ruigrok
All Elective Courses
10. – 14. January 2022, St.Gallen
Business Law for International Managers
Prof. Dr. Markus Müller-Chen
17. – 21. January 2022, St.Gallen
Coding for Executives
Prof. Dr. Damian Borth
21. – 25. February 2022, St.Gallen
Strategy in a Global World
Prof. Dr. Dr. Tomi Laamanen
20. – 24. June 2022, St.Gallen
Sustainability
Prof. Dr. Judith Walls
3. – 7. October 2022, St.Gallen
Business Analytics & Artificial Intelligence
Prof. Dr. Johannes Binswanger
23. – 27. January 2023, St.Gallen
Financial Management
Prof. Dr. Klaus Möller

Our Faculty

The University of St.Gallen is one of the top universities of economics and business in Europe and has a business faculty larger than any other in Germany, Austria or Switzerland. It has more than 90 professors and the majority of lecturers on the EMBA HSG programme are drawn from this pool of professionals, guaranteeing first-class expertise and industry experience. HSG’s business school consistently ranks among the top in Europe.

More about our faculty

Thesis

The Executive MBA Thesis is a piece of academic writing by means of which you demonstrate in depth knowledge of a concrete General Management topic and mastery of the application of scientific methodology and academic working techniques. The Executive MBA Thesis allows you to develop competences as an integrative problem solver, being able to identify and critically analyse unstructured, complex and ambiguous management challenges. Additionally, it allows you to address a challenge in a reasoned fashion by integrating and/or synthesising insights from various management disciplines and evaluating alternative solutions. 

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