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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. 

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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


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


Why an EMBA Module Abroad? Nurturing Leaders through Immersive Experiences

Jul 18, 2023 3:30:54 PM

The HEC Lausanne Executive MBA programme provides its participants a unique opportunity to broaden their horizons and enrich their learning experience through a module abroad. Thanks to a strong partnership, this study week takes place at the prestigious SDA Bocconi School of Management. Why organise a module abroad? The answer lies in the extraordinary value it brings to the EMBA cohort.

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Why pursue an EMBA as a doctor or health professional? — Interview with Dr. Vanessa Kraege

May 10, 2023 2:56:06 PM

To answer the question why an Executive MBA has become an essential resource for medical doctors and health professionals, we sat down with Dr. Vanessa Kraege, recently appointed Deputy Chief Medical Officer at CHUV (Lausanne University Hospital), who completed an EMBA with a focus on Healthcare Management at HEC Lausanne. She shares her personal experience and insights into how the program has impacted her career and leadership, and herself.

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Alumna & MedTech Entrepreneur Wins Award for Tackling Startup Challenges

Feb 23, 2023 9:20:50 AM

Here is the kind of story we like at HEC Lausanne Executive MBA, when entrepreneurs and professionals manage to have a positive impact on their company and industry as part of their training and individual projects. That's why every year a prize is awarded to the participant who presented the most impactful Strategy Consulting Project (SCP). This year the prize was awarded to Nathalie Brandenberg who, despite her busy entrepreneurial life, was kind enough to answer our questions and share her experience.

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