|[February 16, 2014]
Guanghua School of Management and Kellogg School of Management Launch the Guanghua-Kellogg Executive MBA Program
BEIJING & EVANSTON, Ill. --(Business Wire)--
School of Management at Peking University, one of the top academic
institutions in China, and Kellogg
School of Management at Northwestern University today launched the
Guanghua-Kellogg Executive MBA Program, a two-year joint degree program
beginning in fall 2014.
Based in Beijing, the program will bring together the best of Guanghua
with the best of Kellogg, educating executives on the nuances of the
Chinese business environment and equipping them with the tools to excel
as global business leaders.
The Guanghua-Kellogg program will be fully integrated into Kellogg's
premier Executive MBA Global Network, an unparalleled global partnership
including Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (Hong Kong),
Tel Aviv University (Israel), WHU (Germany), and York University
(Canada) as well as Kellogg's programs in Chicago and Miami.
"This partnership is the culmination of a longstanding collaboration
between Guanghua and Kellogg," said Guanghua Dean Hongbin Cai. "The
Guangha-Kellogg EMBA joint degree stands for an education that is
prestigious, relevant, and fundamentally international. Our new program
pays tribute to Guanghua's mission of developing truly global modern
"We're thrilled to partner with the Guanghua School of Management to
provide executive-level management education in China," said Kellogg
Dean Sally Blount. "Through our unique global EMBA network, which will
now include Guanghua, we offer students a distinctive learning
experience, preparing them to lead in the complex global economy."
Applications for the 22-month Guanghua-Kellogg program are being
accepted now; the first cohort will commence in September 2014. This
program is ideal for executives with 8-10 years of work experience who
are seeking an elite global management education, including Chinese
nationals and international executives either living and working in
China or looking to better understand how to do business in China.
Key features of the Guanghua-Kellogg Executive MBA Program:
Based on Peking University's main campus in Beijing and at its new
facility in Shanghai, the program will be offered primarily in
week-long segments to reduce the amount of travel required for
students and faculty.
Students will also take classes at Kellogg's Chicago-area campus with
other students from around the global network, and will have the
opportunity to take electives at Kellogg's four other global partner
Taught by Guanghua and Kellogg faculty, curriculum will align with the
following themes: megatrends and opportunities; analytical skills and
decision-making; strategic leadership; globalization; understanding
Classes will include guest speakers and company visits, giving
students direct access to business leaders in China.
For more information about the Guanghua-Kellogg Executive MBA program,
For more information about the Kellogg School of Management, visit http://www.kellogg.northwestern.edu
For more information about the Guanghua School of Management, visit http://www.gsm.pku.edu.cn/index/en/index.html
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