Launched in 2003, the INSEAD GEMBA is a premier Executive MBA program offering its participants a transformative experience. The core curriculum gives candidates a foundation in the fundamental practices of business including finance, accounting, marketing, economics, leadership, strategy, business ethics, and broad management skills essential to succeed in any career. Its rigorous curriculum enables you to keep abreast of changing trends in the business world, preparing students for a successful career as a business leaders.
There is one GEMBA intake per year, divided into three regional sections, comprising around 210 participants and representing over 50 nationalities in total. The EMBA Admissions process is the same for all GEMBA applicants, whether they apply for the Asia, the Middle East or the Europe section. However, application deadlines are different as the sections start at different dates.The program takes place in modular format on the Europe Campus, Asia Campus and Middle East Campus depending on the section the student joins. Whichever route the students select, they will study on all three campuses and come together as a single class for the second half of the program. The class will graduate together in Singapore.
The GEMBA is not simply an intensive business course. It is an intense all-round experience: a major commitment that must be sustained over many months. Before starting the EMBA Admissions process, students should consider that they must attend, and prepare for, all modules without exception, as well as completing a substantial volume of work between modules.
Tuition fees for the program differ from section to section.
The GEMBA Asia tuition fees for the August 2020 intake are SG$196,000 including 7% GST, to be paid in 4 installments for self funded students. For company sponsored students, the fees will be paid in 2 installments. The first installment of S$29,000 is due within one month of admission.
The GEMBA Middle East tuition fees for the October 2020 intake are US$135,000 including VAT, to be paid in 4 installments for self funded students. For company sponsored students, the fees will be paid in 2 installments. The first installment of US$21,000 is due within one month of admission.
The GEMBA Europe tuition fees for the 2020 intake are €125,500 including VAT,to be paid in 4 installments for self funded students.For company sponsored students, the fees will be paid in 2 installments. The first installment of €19,500 is due within one month of admission.
INSEAD merit and need-based scholarships are available for GEMBA students whose profiles will help further the program’s objectives as a vehicle for promoting international leadership and business practices.
Average annual salary for GEMBA alumni and graduates is an estimated $227,000.