General Management Programme

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Take your career to the next level

The international ESCP Europe General Management Programme (GMP), tailored to high-potential executives, equips you with the all the cross-functional knowledge and managerial skills you need to ramp up your performance as a leader in world-class organisations.

The GMP is a standalone programme but also forms an integral part of the ESCP Europe Executive MBA: the 9 core courses are common to both programmes. The GMP is a highly customizable part-time programme, designed to help you to balance your studies with your work and your personal life. You choose to complete it over 12 to 20 months. You choose the location: attend classes on campuses across Europe and the Middle East, or you can choose to take the majority of courses online:

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Share your experience with a highly diverse group - an invaluable asset in today’s global business environment

  

I first joined the GMP programme, which provided me with an exceptional experience, not only acquiring the knowledge of the core courses of an Executive MBA, but also providing me with the opportunity of discovering new skills and new potential to grow in my professional career.”Maria MERRY DEL VAL, GMP 2016 – EMBA 2018, Spanish

 

the Executive MBA

You have the option to transition seamlessly from the GMP to the Executive MBA programme, which is ranked top 10 worldwide by Financial Times. Once accepted into the EMBA, you will only pay the balance of tuition fees due (see Fees & Financing).

You will be able to carry over the credits you earned in the GMP. Then you are on track to complete the 10 electives, 5 international seminars and International Consulting Project. If you follow this route you can expect to finish your EMBA within 30 months.

 

The GMP programme has helped me to both deepen and broaden my leadership skills, and focus on the holistic picture in a modern corporate environment. Additionally, I have developed tangible skills by applying frameworks, new concepts and theories I have learned on the programme.”Jatinder SINGH PAL DHAMEEJA, GMP 2014 – EMBA 2016, British

 

the Executive MBA

The core courses of the General Management Programme (GMP) are common to the ESCP Europe Executive MBA (EMBA). After completing your GMP you may choose to seamlessly transition to the EMBA programme ranked #10 worldwide by the Financial Times (2017). .

Programme Structure

The ESCP Europe General Management programme has a total of 180 contact hours. Depending on the study track you choose, you will attend classes on weekdays or in weekend sessions, all year round.

The General Management Programme is offered in a choice of two formats:

  • The In-Class GMP is part-time and fully compatible with an executive schedule, requiring a  reasonable number of days away from the office, over 9 to 12 months
  • The Blended GMP combines distance learning (seven courses) with in-class sessions (two courses).

In-Class General Management Programme (GMP)

Choose flexibility and master your time with your GMP. Pick the location of your core courses and schedule.

Itinerant

Online General Management Programme track

The Online GMP starts in November 2018 at the Berlin campus with the first in-class session and finishes in December 2019 at the Paris Campus with the second in-class session. In between, you’ll take the other seven courses online. This track allows you to study remotely according to your own schedule over a longer period of time. Materials and tutorial support are provided in a virtual learning environment.

 

Core Courses

The core courses provide you with all the knowledge and skills that a business leader like you will need.

A total of 180 contact hours are taught throughout the year in weekday or weekend sessions. Regardless of which track you choose (Europe or Middle East, or the Blended GMP), you follow the same programme across all our campuses. All courses are taught in English. 

  • Entrepreneurship and Intrapreneurship

These nine core courses are common to the Executive MBA (EMBA). After completing your GMP you may choose to seamlessly transition to the EMBA programme, ranked #10 worldwide by the Financial Times (2017)..

 

This formula allows me to better manage studies and work, while providing more time to digest the valuable information received during the courses. I am impressed by how fast I could benefit from the skills acquired with the core modules, and how I become more confident out of my comfort zone.”Antonio FAJARDO, GMP 2016 – EMBA 2018, Spanish

 

the Executive MBA

The core courses of the General Management Programme (GMP) are common to the ESCP Europe Executive MBA (EMBA). After completing your GMP you may choose to seamlessly transition to the EMBA programme ranked #10 worldwide by the Financial Times (2017). .

 

I joined the GMP programme to strenghten my academic knowledge in a number of areas such as strategy, marketing and organizations. It was refreshing and exciting to attend the courses with renowned professors and multicultural participants. It was also a great opportunity to meet, exchange and collaborate with innovative people from so many different professional backgrounds – our minds were opened!.”Estelle ROUESNE, GMP 2015, French

the Executive MBA

The core courses of the General Management Programme (GMP) are common to the ESCP Europe Executive MBA (EMBA). After completing your GMP you may choose to seamlessly transition to the EMBA programme ranked #10 worldwide by the Financial Times (2017). .

  • A previous university degree: Bachelor, Master’s degree or equivalent in any discipline
  • A minimum of five years’ managerial experience , based on demonstration of managerial skills and potential for success within your company (recommendation letters)
  • Fluency in English: courses are taught in English and all coursework must be submitted in English.
  • For non-native English speakers, we may require the following minimum scores on the tests (TOEFL 100 / IELTS Band 7 / In-house English Test (free) provided by British Council: CEFR c1*)

*CEFR stands for Common European Framework of Reference for Languages

 

  • December 2018 for the programme starting in February/March 2019

Step 1Step 2 You will need to provide the following documents:

  • Degree certificates or grade transcripts covering all years of university study
  • Up-to-date CV
  • Copy of passport or ID

Step 3Step 5

 

the Executive MBA

The core courses of the General Management Programme (GMP) are common to the ESCP Europe Executive MBA (EMBA). After completing your GMP you may choose to seamlessly transition to the EMBA programme ranked #10 worldwide by the Financial Times (2017). .

€21,500*

Includes:

  • Books, materials and online learning

* ESCP Europe is not subject to VAT for its training courses. All fees and class schedules are subject to modification without notice.

 

Financing and funding support

Our ESCP Europe General Management Programme is a life-changing decision. We realize the GMP is a major investment for candidates, and we encourage you to think through all the costs involved.

At ESCP Europe we offer a variety of payment plan options. Scholarships are also available for eligible candidates.

We will be happy to help you find the right investment plan to finance your GMP. Our on-campus teams are available to ease the process with purpose-designed credit facilities such as low-interest loans, tailored instalment schedules, and flexible payments.

 

the Executive MBA

The core courses of the General Management Programme (GMP) are common to the ESCP Europe Executive MBA (EMBA). After completing your GMP you may choose to seamlessly transition to the EMBA programme ranked #10 worldwide by the Financial Times (2017). .

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