Metropolitan Executive MBA

Study part-time in Mexico City, Bogotá, and São Paulo and earn a dual U.S. and U.K. accredited MBA degree with minimal disruption to your work and home life.

Metropolitan Executive MBA

Introduction

Part-time Metropolitan Executive MBA program at Hult

Hult’s Metropolitan EMBA is for busy working professionals based in Mexico City, Bogotá, and São Paulo who want to future-proof their skillset and their career. This highly flexible program is delivered by U.S. faculty out of our Boston campus and is accessible via distance learning to students in multiple locations across Latin America. So you can transform your career and grow your global network with minimal time away from your workplace and your home city.

Enjoy all the flexibility of a remote degree while still getting the value of hands-on team projects, access to Hult’s executive benefits and lifelong learning opportunities, and a global network of professionals from 145 nationalities.

Study over two weekends per month and graduate in just 18 to 24 months with a dual U.S.- and U.K.-accredited MBA degree.

Available in Mexico City, Bogotá and São Paulo.

#53
Executive MBA Ranking, The Economist 2018.
#70
Executive MBA Ranking, Financial Times 2019.
46%
average salary increase one year after graduation, The Economist 2018.
#1
for student diversity, The Economist 2018.

Locations

Study in your home city

Core courses are offered at our hub locations across Latin America. Electives are available at our global campuses in New York, Boston, San Francisco, London, Dubai, and Shanghai. You’ll also have the option to study some electives online or in a blended format.

  • Mexico City: Polanco
  • Bogota: El Retiro
  • São Paulo: Jardim Paulista
Contact us for more information on the hub locations

Overview

How it works

At Hult, we believe the best way to learn business and leadership is through practice. That's why Hult’s Executive MBA curriculum emphasizes practical application at every step. Take your learnings straight from the classroom to the workplace and implement your technical knowledge and managerial acumen immediately within your company.

Attend the global hub nearest to your home city for your core courses, held every other weekend from October through April. Learn from your team of ambitious cross-industry professionals throughout live interactive Conference Room sessions led by our world-class faculty. Then choose any of our global campuses for your electives, where you will join peers from Hult’s Global Executive MBA program over one long weekend per month.

Hult’s Executive MBA programs follow the same curriculum as our award-winning Global One-Year MBA program. Graduates are awarded a joint U.S. and U.K. Master of Business Administration Degree.

Male Executive MBA Student | Hult

"I have a greater understanding of different styles of leadership, and I now have new methods to lead and embrace change through innovation and collaboration."

Nigel Hattersley, Australian, Senior Director of IT, Middle East and Africa, Marriott International, Class of 2018

Your program at a glance

Begin with an intensive seven-day program at our flagship campus in Boston, where you will meet your classmates from around the globe and get straight to work on yourself with an intensive Leadership Skills Immersion. Core courses will be held at your chosen hub from October through April, and electives are available at any of our global campuses in Boston, New York, San Francisco, London, Dubai, and Shanghai. Different campuses offer different electives and are delivered in a variety of formats. Select courses are also available online.

Below is a sample schedule, based on a September start. Admissions are accepted on a rolling basis, so the curriculum may be offered out of sequence for those enrolling after September.

Year 1

Boston

Leadership Development

Through a seven-day course in Boston you’ll set the foundation for the year ahead with intensive leadership development sessions, lectures, and workshops and build relationships with classmates and faculty from all over the world.

SEPT

Your city

Core courses

Master essential business topics through your core courses and explore every topic through a global lens.

Interactive Conference Room sessions

Classes for your core courses are held in designated Conference Room locations across North and South America every other weekend, over Saturday and Sunday. You’ll be part of a Conference Team of 5-10 people who will be connected to faculty teaching live from campus and other teams across the Americas via multipoint video-conferencing.

Real-time team projects

Professor-led morning sessions will always be followed by hands-on team projects in the afternoon, so you can directly apply your learning in a real-world scenario.

OCT - APRIL

Any Hult campus

Electives

Available at any Hult campus, you’ll be able to customize your degree with a choice of a wide range of elective topics and study 3-day weekends once a month. This is a unique opportunity to study at our Boston, San Francisco, London, Dubai, Shanghai, or New York campuses and build your international network with classmates.

MAY-JUL

Year 2 only

Boston

Leadership Development

Your second year begins with another seven-day leadership session in Boston.

SEPT

Your city

Core courses

Master essential business topics through your core courses and explore every topic through a global lens.

Interactive Conference Room sessions

Continue studying for your core courses in your closest city with your Conference Team every other weekend.

Real-time team projects

Professor-led morning sessions will always be followed by hands-on team projects in the afternoon, so you can directly apply your learning in a real-world scenario.

Capstone Experience

In this new world of information overload, employers actively seek candidates who have the ability to translate data into actionable solutions. Place yourself at the intersection of statistical analysis and business knowledge so that you can make meaningful, impactful contributions to any business.

OCT-APRIL

Any Hult campus

Electives

Travel to any Hult campus of your choice to customize your degree with elective topics. Study over a three-day weekend once a month and build your international network with classmates from around the world.

MAY-JUL

Boston

Graduation

You’ll be invited to attend the graduation ceremony in Boston to connect with your global alumni network before you go on to your next chapter.

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Download a brochure for more information on our Global Executive MBA courses and electives

Methodology

At Hult, you'll go beyond business to learn about the world, the future, and yourself through a practical approach that is embedded into the student experience and the curriculum.

Immersed in diversity
Join classmates of more than 160 nationalities, speaking more than 100 languages as you learn about the world and how to work across cultures.
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Learn by doing
Put theory into practice and gain firsthand experience throughout your degree by working in diverse teams to solve real-world problems.
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Lead with confidence
Develop deep self-awareness through self-assessments and skills diagnostics, and continually improve through practice, coaching, and peer feedback.
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Shape the future
Learn to thrive in a time of constant change, understand the technologies driving change and how you can harness their power to shape the future.
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Curriculum

Courses and electives

You can choose to complete Hult's Metropolitan EMBA degree in either 18 or 24 months. If you choose 18 months, you’ll take more electives over the summer in your first year. If you choose to do the full two years, you’ll spread your six electives over both summers.

Year 1

Leadership I

Your program begins with a total immersion into Hult’s uniquely practical approach to education that will set you on the right path for the year ahead.

Organizational Behavior

Explore the psychological and sociological foundations of individual and group behavior in global organizations in order to motivate others, make decisions, design organizations, and navigate national and corporate cultures, with a special focus on multicultural business contexts.

Marketing

Understand the processes involved in the marketing lifecycle from a managerial perspective, focusing on international marketing contexts.

Data & Decisions

Place yourself at the intersection of statistical analysis and business knowledge so that you can make meaningful, impactful contributions to any business.

Accounting

Examine the framework of accounting principles as well as the available methods of accounting to measure, analyze, and report economic events for internal organizational purposes.

Project Planning & Execution

Gain the project management skills necessary for a business executive, manager, consultant, or entrepreneur to successfully initiate, plan, and execute projects.

Financial Management

Develop the financial skills and logical thought processes necessary to understand and discuss financial policy decisions in a global economy. Objectives include developing an understanding of the time value of money, using financial statements in decision making, understanding the nature of financial markets, the cost of capital, valuation of stocks and bonds, management of short-term assets, short-term and long-term financing, lease financing, capital markets, multinational financial management, and special topics in financial management. You will also address the impact of legal, social, technological, and ethical considerations on efficient economic outcomes.

Electives

Choose six electives in total from a broad range of over 30 topics, and specialize by completing three or more electives in a particular subject area: marketing, finance, entrepreneurship, or business analytics. In addition to usual in-person courses, some electives are also offered through a mix of in-person, online, and blended formats.

Year 2

Leadership II: Negotiation & Persuasion

Build on the skills introduced during Leadership I and hone your powers of communication, negotiation, and persuasion.

Managerial Economics

Study the analytical foundations that are essential to rigorously address key issues in competitive strategy, marketing strategy, and related fields to make better decisions. You’ll review companies’ strategic decision making problems, their available options, and how the competitive environment affects performance.

Business in Global Society

Explore the economic, social, and political context of global business and identify the institutional frameworks that shape the wider context of business. There will be a special focus on defining and understanding the meaning, importance, and implications of social responsibility for all stakeholders.

Operations Management

Develop an understanding of operations management in both service and manufacturing organizations, with an emphasis on international operations.

Global Strategy

Executives face constant change in global industry as well as in their own backyard. The solutions they must define strike a delicate balance between adapting strategic thinking to business realities and implementing attitudes that are essential to motivating their teams. Develop a deep understanding of the challenges top management in today’s corporations face when implementing corporate and global strategy. You will focus on the craft, the opportunities, and the challenges of developing strategies. Among the analytical skills are methodologies and frameworks for product, firm, industry, and market analysis.

Capstone Experience

In this new world of information overload, employers actively seek candidates who have the ability to translate data into actionable solutions. Place yourself at the intersection of statistical analysis and business knowledge so that you can make meaningful, impactful contributions to any business.

Electives

Choose six electives in total from a broad range of topics, and specialize by completing three or more electives in a particular subject area: marketing, finance, entrepreneurship, business analytics, or disruptive technology. In addition to usual in-person courses, some electives are also offered through a mix of in-person, online, and blended formats. You can take electives at any of Hult's global campuses.

*Course titles and sequencing are subject to change

Download a brochure for more information on our Global Executive MBA courses and electives

Fees

Fees

We recognize that your Executive MBA is an important investment and will work closely with you during the application process to find the best options to fund your program.

Program fee*

Metropolitan EMBA Program Fee

Global Fee (USD)

$32,500

Estimated Expenses

Included Case Studies***

Boston USD

$500

Books and course materials****

Boston USD

$1500

* A non-refundable Confirmation Deposit counts toward the Annual Program Fee.

** Insurance provider varies by campus location.

*** Library includes cases, articles and other licensed materials.

**** Course instructors may assign additional textbooks, licensed software or other materials not included in our library as part of the requirements of their course. These are not included in student course fees and costs are an estimate.

Hult International Business School reserves the right to make changes in the courses offered, requirements for graduation, locations, tuition, fees, and accommodation at any time without notice. The most recent Terms & Conditions are available in the "How to apply" section of hult.edu.

Full terms and conditions can be found here.

Apply

Apply to Hult’s Metropolitan EMBA Program

We assess candidates individually based on the strength of their whole profile. Your drive and your mindset are important indicators of your success here, and we value them as much as your proven achievements.

Entry requirements

  • Minimum 3 years’ work experience (average 11 years)
  • Bachelor degree or equivalent experience
  • Proof of proficiency in English if applicable (i.e. TOEFL/IELTS)

Apply now, and one of our Enrollment Advisors will get in touch to support you through the process.

How to apply

Step 1: Activate your profile

15 mins

  • Go to the online application
  • Enter your personal details, recent employment history, and education history
  • Pay the $150 USD application fee to activate your profile, and your personal Enrollment Advisor will be in touch

Step 2: Application consultation

30 mins

  • A member of the Enrollment Team will call you to discuss your suitability for the program and guide you through the next steps.

Step 3: Complete your application

2 hours

Submit the following documents at hult.edu/apply. A conditional acceptance may still be given prior to submission of test scores.

  • Current resume/CV
  • Personal statement as a 400-500 word essay
  • One academic or professional reference
  • A copy of your bachelors degree or equivalent
  • Transcripts (in English) from all universities attended
  • Admissions test scores, if required, i.e. GMAT, GRE, or the Hult Business Assessment Test (your Enrollment Advisor will let you know if you are required to submit this)
  • Evidence of English proficiency, i.e. TOEFL/ IELTS, if required (your Enrollment Advisor will let you know if you are required to submit this)
  • Scholarship and financial aid application

Step 4: Personal assessment interview

1 hour

  • We will assess your profile, goals, and overall fit for the program in an in-person or phone interview.

  • We will also review your English proficiency during the interview.

Step 5: Admissions decision

1-2 weeks

  • You will receive an admissions decision within two weeks, including decisions on any financial assistance applications.

  • If you have yet to submit required documents, you may receive a conditional acceptance.

Step 6: Submit outstanding documents

  • If you receive a conditional acceptance, you will need to submit any outstanding required documentation—such as your test scores or college transcripts—before you start your program.

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Application deadlines

We accept applications on a rolling basis with priority being given to those who apply by our official application deadlines.

Early decision

Apply by

September 5, 2019

Round 1

Apply by

October 31, 2019

Round 2

Apply by

December 19, 2019

Round 3

Apply by

February 13, 2020

Round 4

Apply by

April 02, 2020

Round 5

Apply by

May 28, 2020

Round 6

Apply by

July 23, 2020

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