Τhe Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB)
Established in 1920, the Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB) is the oldest and most prestigious University in Greece in the areas of Economics and Business Administration. It has always been on the forefront of education and research and has produced by far the largest number of Greek industry leaders, entrepreneurs, and managers, as well as faculty members and researchers in its fields. With excellent faculty who receive wide international academic and professional recognition, AUEB attracts the best pool of candidates in both its undergraduate and graduate programs.
Situated in Greece, at the crossroads of three continents, AUEB offers an exceptional exposure to the world, bringing together issues and challenges from the European Union, the Balkan countries, and the Middle East. With 8 undergraduate programs, 35 graduate (Master's) programs, a strong Doctoral program, 28 research laboratories and a strong international orientation, AUEB is an excellent environment to learn and do research.
MBA International program
Winner of the AMBA Innovation Award 2013, AUEB’s MBA International is a vibrant and innovative program that aspires to offer high quality education in flexible forms. Focusing on the individual client rather than on what can be taught, the program can be personalized and tailored to meet the specific needs and goals of each individual student, through a wide variety of learning opportunities (optional courses, personal skills development exercises, variants of immersion projects, career office talks, company days, etc.). Students and alumni are strongly supported by the Career Office of the Program that provides them with state-of-the-art tools and resources to manage their career throughout their professional life, while acting as a liaison between the Program and leading employers globally.
The MBA International program is set to change your life: it will give you the knowledge, skills and confidence to analyze the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead in the global business environment, and to formulate and implement innovative and effective strategies in the new era. It will help you cultivate your entrepreneurial capabilities, gain an international perspective, and strengthen your interpersonal and managerial skills.
The Executive MBA program
The emphasis of the Executive MBA study program is on the integration of managerial, economic, technological and social areas, based on a multi-disciplinary approach that aims at developing business and society leaders, with a good grasp of modern management principles, and with all the necessary organizational, strategic, behavioral and technological skills, to deal effectively, ethically and responsibly with the challenges in today’s global, competitive, fast changing and technologically driven business environment.
The program was established in 1998 and is offered in the Greek language, thus it is addressed to entrepreneurs and high potential executives occupying senior positions in the private and public sector in Greece.
It's unique offerings are summarized as follows:
- A highly branded team of teaching staff;
- Its strong ties with the industry, maintained through its excellent brand name, its alumni who occupy top positions in a large number of companies in Greece;
- The thorough evaluation of candidates before selection;
- The small number of students in each cohort (cohort size of 35-40 students).