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Executive MBA Programme

The SKOLKOVO Executive MBA is an international business education for senior executives and business owners

Advantages of the programme:

1 Unique class profile

SKOLKOVO EMBA students are the people who will define the future: the intellectual elite and the most promising representatives of senior management and the business community from Russia and the CIS.

  • 45 are leaders from different areas of business in the class
  • 40% run their own businesses
  • 60% are CEOs and directors
  • On average they have nine years of management experience
  • They work in 30 key industries of the economy
2 Stellar faculty

They are top professors from international business schools: CEIBS, INSEAD, IMD, Cambridge University, IESE, MIT, HKUST, Stanford University.

  • The professors have been selected in line with the individual attributes and requirements of the class
  • They are all academic practitioners boasting vast consulting experience in different industries.
  • They are the authors of courses that have been developed specifically for the programme
3 Opportunities of the SKOLKOVO community

During your studies at SKOLKOVO you will join a unique business community, establish valuable business contacts and friendships, grow personally and develop projects in a stimulating environment surrounded by talented individuals.

  • SKOLKOVO students and alumni
  • Your project mentors are Russia’s leading senior executives
  • The programme experts deliver presentations as part of each module
  • Programme professors/the faculty
  • The Founding partners of SKOLKOVO
4 Practical focus of the programme

In addition to traditional lectures, our professors use innovative teaching methods that facilitate your assimilation of information and development of skills

  • Home assignments are individualised, and address the current business challenges facing your company
  • Interactive lectures
  • Group work on foreign and Russian case studies
  • Business simulations
  • Project work in China and the USA
5 More than just an education
The SKOLKOVO EMBA is not only a world-class business education, but also an experience that will change your entire life, a powerful personal development tool and an opportunity to push you to new limits

Students about programme

  • Students about programme (04:13)
Vitaly Polekhin
EMBA 3 (2011–2012)
QUMO, President

...When I entered the SKOLKOVO Executive MBA programme, I already had a business degree, but SKOLKOVO surpassed my expectations. No one is left untouched by its atmosphere. The best professors come here from every corner of the world to act as a catalyst in activating the entrepreneurship gene that can be used effectively both in a private business and at a big corporation.

Every module of the programme is a major, outstanding event – the best lecturers, best speakers, cutting-edge trends, knowledge, skills, and business cases. The international EMBA modules are important and very interesting elements of the programme. They help you share experiences and knowledge, and comprehend current global trends.

The school will change you greatly; this will lead you to rethink all processes, result in a serious reset and push for rapid development, irrespective of your current level...

Konstantin Krivtsov
EMBA 6 (2011–2 013)
Gromita Trading Ltd, Head of the Russian Representative Office

...SKOLKOVO is a community of inspired people who share common goals. I have never met 40 people at once in a relatively small space who would be equally interesting to me. The SKOLKOVO Executive MBA programme allowed me to reload and look at my business, my life and myself from a different angle. I feel as if my life has several additional dimensions. It is as if you live constantly in some understandable cube, and suddenly you are thrown into a polyhedron with an unlimited number of sides. I am not in the habit of acting rashly and changing my attitudes in the heat of the moment. However, SKOLKOVO definitely changed my views and expanded my initial outlook ...
Evgeniy Larionov
EMBA 2 (2011–2012)
Ex Libris, CEO

...The SKOLKOVO Executive MBA programme is a lengthy informative adventure, which started for me in 2010 and continues to this very day. We implemented immediately in our businesses and tested in practice the theory, knowledge, and skills that we received during the course. I personally found the whole process exceptionally useful and effective. The atmosphere at SKOLKOVO inspires you to come up with numerous ideas. And we immediately try to implement them in real projects either within the framework of home assignments from the programme or separately. For example, during the programme I started my own business jointly with a partner. This is a coffee chain. I also created a social project for schools with a fellow student – we developed the SKOLKOVO clothing line. And the ideas don’t stop there. Drawing on the experience, knowledge and contacts that you receive during the programme, you simply cannot stop being creative even after you graduate...
Contact us
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Personal consultant

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Maria Polikarpova

Personal consultant

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Elena Mazaeva

Personal consultant

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Personal consultant

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Julia Chitakh

Personal consultant

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