No.1 in the UK
For overall satisfaction with the Executive MBA programme
For the Executive MBA
No.1 in the UK (no.4 in the world)
for the percentage of women in our full-time faculty
One of the UK's first business schools, Henley is among an elite group to be triple-accredited (AMBA, EQUIS, AACSB) from UK, European and US accreditation bodies. This ensures you earn a high-quality, internationally recognised qualification.
Choose your Executive MBA route
We develop responsible leaders for today's fast-changing business world. Henley offers two study routes to achieving our world-class MBA:
Executive MBA - Global
An immersive study journey, with significant leadership development and career focus, and rich international networking experiences, studied via Henley-based, in-person modules, online workshops and practical, immersive study visits overseas. This programme has a unique focus on enabling personal and professional development, with extensive opportunities for executive coaching throughout the programme.
The programme has a special focus on responsible leadership, through the South Africa immersion visit where students work in teams on challenges facing NGOs. In addition, students have the opportunity to deepen global understanding through the US immersion visit, working in international groups on challenges facing emerging international businesses. There are opportunities for networking with the diverse, international cohort in every stage of the programme.
Executive MBA - Flexible
An efficient programme experience; gain an outstanding MBA over 27 months total with short in-person modules at Henley approximately every two months.
Whichever route you chose, you’ll graduate having worked alongside outstanding faculty and peers - leveraging academic and practitioner business insights. You will gain the focus, confidence, and gravitas to make an impact, tackle challenges, and lead authentically.
Both Executive MBA routes:
- are part-time for study alongside a demanding career
- have core study modules and elective options for personalisation
- give practical business skills and knowledge for immediate application
- provide opportunities for personal development, for long term professional growth
- give exceptional learning in an extraordinary business school location, an hour from London and set beside the River Thames
- benefit from peer-to-peer collaborative learning and a global community of over 87,000 alumni.
Choose the right Executive MBA route for you
|Executive MBA - Global||Executive MBA - Flexible|
|Intakes||May 2022 and October 2022||September 2022|
|Duration||21 or 27 months||27 months|
|Study format||Monthly workshops; majority in-person at Henley, UK, global immersion study visits, study at Henley Denmark campus, online workshops and self-directed study||In-person workshops at Henley, UK every two months, self-directed study and some online workshops|
|Residential workshops||3-4 day residential workshop most months, occasional online modules||2-3 day workshop every two months|
|Location||Monthly residential workshops at Henley Business School, Greenlands campus, UK, plus study at Henley Denmark campus, and global study visits||Bi-monthly residential workshops at Henley Business School, Greenlands campus, UK|
|Focus on personal and professional development||Personal development is an integral and inspiring part of the global programme. Also includes integrated professional development workshops built into the curriculum, careers service and coaching support that continues after graduation||Personal development, with some coaching and careers support|
|Networking||Highly motivated class with culturally and professionally diverse backgrounds. This includes joint modules with peers from Henley Denmark, Finland and Germany||Class with diverse professional backgrounds|
|Entry requirements||Good first degree, relevant work experience including at least three-years' management experience. Candidates must be able to attend relevant in-person modules at Henley Business School, UK.||Good first degree, relevant work experience including at least three-years' management experience. Candidates must be able to attend relevant in-person modules at Henley Business School, UK.|
|Programme fee (2022 intakes)||£39,500||£25,500|
|Scholarships and funding||Scholarships available to outstanding candidates||Limited scholarships may be available to outstanding candidates|
|Alumni discount||25% fee discount applicable for University of Reading and Henley Business School alumni for 2022 intakes|
|Global study visits||Two core study visits included in the programme, each one-week duration. Destinations such as USA and South Africa. Option to select a third visit as an elective|