IE Brown Executive MBA




15 months




Madrid; Providence, RI; Cape Town





IE Business School and Brown University have forged a unique alliance to offer a joint Executive MBA degree that goes beyond the boundaries of traditional business education. Anchored in the values and strengths of both institutions, the IE Brown Executive MBA integrates innovative management skills with the human sciences and practical business studies. The 15-month curriculum is designed for executives who seek to inspire those around them and disrupt the future of business.

The 15-month IE Brown Executive MBA utilizes IE’s proven blended learning methodology, rated #1 in the world by The Economist Intelligence Unit. The program combines 7 intense weeks of face-to-face engagement in Madrid, Providence and Cape Town with interactive, online learning. It is specifically designed for senior managers and entrepreneurs who wish to undertake a rigorous and transformational Executive MBA program without taking a break from their current responsibilities.

The essential elements of the curriculum integrate three disciplines that lead to the development of the reflective leader, combining IE’s innovative approach to management education and Brown’s legacy in the humanities and social sciences, complemented by experiential components that emphasize entrepreneurial action.

The program is designed to challenge participants to go beyond conventional thinking and to develop a
more holistic view of the world. Identifying and creating opportunities is at the heart of the IE Brown Executive MBA, recognizing and emphasizing the critical importance of context and environment on the development of business opportunities.