Institut Européen d'Administration des Affaires (INSEAD)

MBA Programme

Accreditations: AACSB, AMBA and EQUIS

Programme Features

INSEAD operates its MBA programme over the course of ten months, across campuses in Europe and Asia. INSEAD uses a combination of study groups, classroom exchange and other techniques including case studies and computer simulations to challenge students’ thinking and change their outlook.

The first half of the ten month programme revolves around 14 core courses which will provide students with a strong foundation in key management disciplines. Students then can then tailor their learning by choosing from a wide range of electives. 


  • Ten months

Number of Places

  • 1024

Fees and funding 2015–16

  • €65,800 (£46,873.47, as of 03/11/2015).

INSEAD grants needs-based scholarships and non needs-based scholarships, these may be for merit, professional background, gender etc.


Global Executive MBA Programme

Accreditations: AACSB, AMBA and EQUIS


  • 14, 15 or 17 months

Number of Places

  • 185

Programme Features

INSEAD offers a modular Global Executive MBA (GEMBA) programmes across three fully integrated campuses in Asia, Europe and the Middle East. The GEMBA is designed to provide experienced executives with a fast track to the top.

Depending on where one starts their studies, the course will run for between 14 and 17 months. If starting in Europe it will be 14 months, if in Asia it will be 17 months and if in the Middle East the programme will run for 15 months. All include 12 weeks of full-time classes on one of the campuses, which students rotate around. INSEAD advises its students to make time for 10-12 hours of homework a week.

Students participate in 11 core courses covering all areas of business and four electives which delve deeper into chosen subjects. INSEAD also runs a Leader Development Programme for its executives which shapes personal and professional development, this programme runs throughout the duration of the GEMBA.

Fees and funding 2015

  • Asia Section - S$169,500 (£78,327.54, as of 03/11/2015)
  • Europe Section - €102,000 (£72,648.74, as of 03/11/2015)
  • Middle East Section - $110,000 (£71,403.07, as of 03/11/2015)

INSEAD offers merit-based scholarships which will cover a maximum of 20% of the tuition fees.

Quick Guides to MBA Tuition Fees and Finance


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