INCAE welcomes 111 new MBA students to its EMBA and MBA Online programs

04 2023 September
Trinidad C. Alvarez
  • 72 Online MBA students and 39 Executive MBA students began their lessons today at INCAE's Walter Kissling Gam Campus.

Today, 111 students from 14 different countries started the INCAE experience, corresponding to the Executive MBA – EMBA and MBA Online programs. Over the next few months, these students will be trained as highly qualified professionals and change-generating leaders, prepared to face the new demands of the modern business world.

A sample of the diversity that characterizes INCAE, this new group is made up of professionals from very diverse sectors whose average age is 36 years for the Global EMBA, and with 24% women. While in the MBA Online the average age is 32 years and there is a female participation of 35%. Students in general come from various sectors, have training in careers as diverse as: Engineering, Administration, Logistics, Health, Finance, Banking, Services, Retail, Manufacturing, among others.

"We are very happy to receive a new generation of students at INCAE, we hope that the knowledge, tools and skills that they will develop during their experience in our institution will help them to be true managers of transformation and leadership for the development of their countries.", commented Bernard Kilian, Dean of the Faculty of INCAE Business School.

The new students were received at a lunch where the members of both programs were able to share together and get to know each other. The rector, deans, members of the Faculty, and staff also participated in this lunch, who also shared with them in a pleasant atmosphere.

Prof. Esteban R. Brenes, Rector Enrique Bolaños, Prof. Margaret Grigsby and Dean Bernard Kilian. 

We warmly welcome you to our institution!

El Online MBA seeks to promote the careers of more talents and prepare them to be leaders who can face the complex panorama of today's business world without stopping their working lives. It is aimed at professionals who want access to quality management education in a more flexible format, without neglecting academic rigor. This program includes face-to-face meetings on the Costa Rica campus that provide the opportunity to strengthen the network of contacts that is created during the months of online study.

Our Executive MBA seeks to develop the management skills and abilities necessary to achieve success in an increasingly demanding and challenging world. Through weekly modules, taught by our Faculty, and with classes taught on 3 continents (Babson College, ESADE Business School and National University of Singapore), INCAE offers you the opportunity to acquire a global managerial vision with local relevance. 

The program has a duration of 14 modules, distributed in 17 weeks in a period of 17 months. That incorporate trips to universities and business ecosystems in America, Europe and Asia, experiences that will give you a globalized and current panorama of how business is done in the commercial epicenters of the world, with the opportunity to receive classes in highly competitive contexts.