The Monash Global Executive MBA is an intensive 15-month program for experienced managers, featuring international residential modules and a series of weekend modules. The key features of the program are:
In a global world, flows of data, ideas and talent are transformational. Digital flows drive connectivity, productivity and opportunity for multinational and microscale firms alike. The Monash Global Executive MBA is international in its orientation, content, partnerships and projects.
Program participants are managers and executives with significant experience in wide range of sectors and professions; they are seeking to position themselves for more senior roles and more extensive responsibilities. The classes, seminars and workshops are fast-paced and highly applied. Significant preparatory work is equipped for each module; the shared learning environment is critical to peer development at this level.
The architecture is an intensive 15-month program featuring executive-style one-week residential modules (three of which take place overseas) plus a series of three-day modules in each of the four trimesters.
Program themes and topics
The program addresses complex and challenging strategic problems and decisions in organisations. Each of the four program modules has a strategic theme: Foundation, Globalisation, Innovation and Transformation. Among the executive-oriented topics are Global Political Economy, Design Thinking, Sustainable Strategy in the 21st Century, Global Logistics and Operations, Corporate Governance and Executive Masterclasses.
The Global Executive MBA program is primarily located at the new Monash Business School facilities at the Monash University Caulfield campus in Melbourne. The three international modules are based at business schools and in the marketplaces in Europe, Asia and America. Participants work directly with leading professors, industry practitioners and project sponsors in each of these global regions.
The Monash Global Executive MBA program works closely with a wide range of partners in business and academia. Participants will study at the leading business schools in Europe, Asia and America.
Monash Business School business partners provide projects, advisors and guest speakers to the program.
Global Executive MBA participants will undertake consulting projects for Australian businesses in leading-edge technology sectors in the international marketplaces. In Europe, these will be in the area of advanced manufacturing; in Asia the emphasis will be on life sciences; in the USA the focus will be on digital innovation and transformation.