On May 26, Mumbai International School of Business (MISB) Bocconi, the only offshore campus of Universita Bocconi, Italy, announced the launch of two new postgraduate programmes – International Executive Masters in Business (IEMB) and International Executive Masters in Business with a specialisation in Design Management – in partnership with the Future Group.
IEMB is a rigorous, challenging, globally relevant and compact programme offered by MISB and SDA Bocconi in Mumbai for young executives who are looking to accelerate their career. It is specifically designed to sharpen leadership skills and develop the competencies required for translating ideas into achievable goals.
Businesses interested in developing key employees can consider IEMB as a rewarding professional development opportunity, as well as a means to equip the organisation with up to date management skills and approach, necessary to navigate and compete in the global dynamic market.
This year also marks the launch of IEMB with a specialisation in Design Management in partnership with Future Group. This unique programme brings together the business expertise of Future Group in India and SDA Bocconi’s global academic rigor. The concentration offers cutting edge skills and competencies to become a design manager.
The Future Group, which pioneered the modern retail in India over 20 years ago, is known for its understanding of the pulse of Indian market and nuances of doing business here apart from its strength as a thought leader in design thinking and innovation. Future Group’s insights coupled with the executive education excellence of SDA Bocconi, offers an unparalleled opportunity to aspirants who aim to develop design methods and the mindset to navigate the business and societal challenges to take their career to the next level.
Talking about the partnership with MISB Bocconi, Kishore Biyani, MD and CEO of Future Group said, “Bocconi has a rich history of shaping minds and empowering talent and we are glad that they will now play a role in shaping the future here in India”.
Expressing his views on the IEMB programme, Himanshu Rai, Dean – MISB Bocconi and professor of Organisation and HR Management at SDA Bocconi said, “A truly global executive masters rooted in the best of education and business. The right choice to reshape your career”.
Stressing on the competitive advantage offered by the IEMB prgoramme, Veronica Vecchi, executive education director at MISB Bocconi and professor of Business Government Relations, SDA Bocconi, said, “The MISB Bocconi Executive Masters in Business brings to India the Bocconi International Faculty. A value for money choice to step up to a global career”. Applicants for the IEMB and IEMB – Design Management, must have a minimum of 5 years in full time work experience. Both are weekend programmes spanning over 18 months and the format of the programme is designed to balance a demanding career and personal commitment with intensive study and professional development.
The only offshore presence of Italy based Universita Bocconi, the Mumbai International School of Business (MISB) Bocconi is a leading international business school offering post graduate and executive education to meet the needs of an ever changing global environment.
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