Executive MBA HEC Lausanne


Download a Brochure

Learning Today.
Leading Tomorrow.

Executive MBA

Are you ready to make a lasting change to your career?

 Our Executive MBA addresses the most pressing issues facing today's business world. By choosing our programme you will equip yourself with the skills and tools to reach your highest potential and have a positive impact within your organisation, industry and beyond. 

  >> Discover Our Programme  



Last week of August

Friday and Saturday every other week

Taught in English

16 month part-time programme


Our Executive MBA allows you to take time out from your business life, to reframe your focus and review your aims. The programme is designed to meet your need of balancing your professional, personal and study agendas and gives you the opportunity to choose between two focus areas.

Choose your focus area

Choose one of the two focus areas to hone your specific skills.


Financial Management  

Gain a better understanding of financial concepts.

>> Focus in Finance

 Healthcare Management 

Make the most of the plentiful opportunities in Switzerland and beyond.

>> Focus in Healthcare

HEC Students
HEC Student - EMBA

Take the next steps:

 Apply Now

If you feel ready to take the next step and join the programme next year, now is the time to prepare your application. 



Review Your CV

We offer  one-to-one meetings and a review of your CV prior to completing the application form. 



Discover the programme

We know that researching the right MBA is a time-consuming and serious task, not entered into lightly. 




Accreditations & Rankings



 70th in the 2022 Financial Times EMBA Ranking
Ranked 10+ years in a row in the Top 100


Our Executive MBA is accredited AMBA, the highest standard of achievement in postgraduate business education



HEC Lausanne is accredited EQUIS, representing high general quality in all dimensions of the faculty's activities and a high degree of internationalisation


Our programme in Healthcare management is awarded 25 credits by the Fédération des Médecins Suisse (SIWF/ISFM)



1st Executive MBA in Western Europe for our Financial Management Focus and  2nd Worldwide for our Healthcare Management Focus.




We would be glad to learn more about your expectations in pursuing an Executive MBA and discuss how our programme can help you achieve your goals

Meet Us


What’s the Executive MBA's impact on your professional and personal life?

Nov 17, 2022 9:02:17 AM

There are several ways to evaluate the impact of an Executive MBA on one’s life. In contrast to traditional rankings, this article seeks to highlight the non-quantifiable effects of our programme on one’s career and private life. We recently shared our significant progression in the Financial Times 2022  EMBA ranking. In  FT’s rating as in many others, the effects of an Executive MBA  are mainly measured quantitatively (i.e. Salary Increase). When qualitative methods are used, they tend to solely focus on the professional life of the participants In contrast to these methods, our latest Alumni community event aimed to showcase all the potential benefits of an EMBA on one's life (professional and personal). Therefore, we invited three Alumni with a singular journey to gain a qualitative understanding of the programme's impact on their careers and private life. The dozens of guests in the audience were also keen to emphasise how the EMBA has made them better leaders and individuals

Read more

HEC Lausanne EMBA moves up 20 places in Financial Times Top 100

Oct 17, 2022 7:00:00 AM

Moving up 20 places, we have reached the 70th position in the 2022 edition of the highly anticipated Financial Times Top 100 Executive MBA ranking.

Read more

Welcome Class of 2023 - Let's the inspiring journey begin!

Sep 7, 2022 4:30:20 PM

The quality of an Executive MBA programme lies in its curriculum, the professors, the network, the institution's reputation,... but also the quality and diversity of its participants. Last week, we welcomed the inspiring class of 2023. Once again we are honoured to onboard a team of diverse, talented and ambitious individuals.

Read more