- Aimed at recent graduates, the program will be taught from September 2019 at IESE’s Madrid Campus.
- It follows news of IESE´s new look Madrid campus, already under construction, which has an investment of 52 million euros and will become operational in September 2020.
Madrid, November 13, 2018.- Today, IESE Business School has announced it is launching a new program, the Master in Management (MiM), which is aimed at recent graduates and young professionals. It is the only program of its kind offered by the school. The program will start in September 2019, and be taught out of IESE´s Madrid campus. A scholarship fund of half a million euros has also been made available for participants.
Aimed at recent graduates looking to take their first management role, the Master in Management (MiM), will have a duration of one academic year. The program will be an immersive experience, allowing participants to acquire the best business management tools (both theoretical and practical) in order to kick-start their management career.
The addition of the MiM to IESE´s portfolio of programs completes the schools business education offering, which now covers all the stages of development of a manager – from first entry role to CEO.
Franz Heukamp, Dean of IESE Business School, said: “This program is an important milestone for the school. IESE has a long, rich history of training middle and senior executives. Now we will also be able to help recent graduates gain the analytical tools and humanistic background needed to prepare them for their first job, and begin their journey towards becoming leaders who can have a positive impact on the world around them.”
The MiM will be taught from IESE´s Madrid campus, which has long been a center of excellence in managerial training for the school. IESE launched its first Executive MBA from Madrid. In addition to the Executive MBA, today it offers numerous other programs for executives, such as the PDG, PDD and PADE among others, as well as customized programs for companies, an area where the school is a global leader. In its 44 years of history in Madrid, more than 15,000 managers and professionals have been trained through its classrooms.
IESE bets on Madrid with new building and new programs
The launch of the MiM follows the news of the construction of a new look campus in Madrid for the school, further strengthening IESE´s presence in the Spanish capital. 52 million euros is being invested in this extension of the campus, which includes the construction of a new building whose completion is scheduled for September 2020.
The development will increase the activity of IESE in Madrid by 50%, as well as the number of professors on campus, which will increase from 25 to 50. The new building will have the latest high-spec facilities, including: four new classrooms, a multi-purpose high-tech classroom and an auditorium for more than 500 people. In total, 16,300 square meters will be built, with a parking of more than 300 spaces in a landscaped environment of 6,000 square meters. This new space will allow the school to better serve its large alumni community in the area, as well as create more innovation and entrepreneurship projects from the Spanish capital.