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Which MBA format is right for me?

Which MBA format is right for me?

Posted by Liesbeth De Baere
on Oct 16, 2017
in MBA
You want to make an investment in your career and in yourself and an MBA is the right way forward. But which MBA format is right for you?


Full-Time MBA

It all depends on your situation and your ambitions. Whatever they are, at Vlerick we have a format that can work for you. Are you ready for a big change in your career? Could you take a year out to reshape your whole future? Then a full-time MBA could be exactly the right programme for you. You’ll learn from world-class faculty as well as your fellow participants who’ll join you in Europe’s capital from many different industries, sectors, countries and cultures. And by the time you leave, you’ll be armed with the latest thinking, insights and tools – ready to take your career in a whole new direction.

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Executive MBA

Or perhaps you’re one of the many professionals who wants to go further in the field they’re already successful in or who’s dreaming of launching a business? For you, taking a year out may not be practical. In the Executive MBA at Vlerick you’ll study, on a part-time modular basis, in a way that gets immediate results for your business or your employer. Combining the MBA with your busy full-time job and family, and even carrying out an additional project for your own business or company in the course of the programme. And when you’re at Vlerick you’ll not only learn from your professors, but also from your fellow peers facing similar challenges in their career and organisation resulting in an amazing network after 18 months.

On average a Full time MBA participant is 30 years old, with 6 years of work experience. Meanwhile, an Executive MBA participant is 37 years old, with 12 to 15 years of professional experience.

Global Executive MBA

If you've got more than 10 years of experience, and you are in a position of influence and strategic impact in your organization, then you should consider joining the Global Executive MBA. This is a global programme delivered in 5 different countries across 3 continents, blended with online modules to meet your busy schedule. You will meet your goals in becoming a more impactful influencer and in reinventing and rebuilding your organization. Vlerick places a lot of value on the importance of moulding change-makers in a global environment, thus the Global Executive MBA will shape you to become an impactful leader in a fast changing business world.

Online MBA

If taking a few days or weekends is a challenge for you and you’re not looking to travel for a campus-based programme, but you still looking for a high quality MBA to enhance your career, then our 100% online MBA is just the fit for you. The programme offers a high level of interaction with both faculty and peers and gives you the opportunity to get the Vlerick experience, without ever having to step foot onto a Vlerick campus. Don’t forget: remote, doesn’t mean disconnected.

You can expect the same rigour, structure and high quality –but you can make the hours fit you and the rest of your life. Full Time MBA, Executive MBA, Global Executive MBA or Online MBA … the choice is yours. Whichever route you take, we’ll look forward to helping you take your career in fresh and exciting directions.

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