In today's global economy, with multinational firms and competitors, every manager must be able to function effectively in a global business environment.
Koç MBA has an international curriculum and faculty.
Many Koç MBA alumni work overseas and some alumni graduated from the top PhD programs in the United States and Europe.
The number of exchange schools has increased considerably over the years, reaching over 100 institutions in academic year 2012-2013. Some of the Universities having partnership agreement with Koç University GSB are University of Michigan, The University of California System, Rice University, University of Texas, Austin from United States of America; FGV-EAESP from Brazil; York University from Canada; University of St. Gallen from Switzerland; Fudan University from China; ESSEC and Emlyon Business School from France; Kyoto University from Japan, EADA Business School from Spain; University of Essex from England; Whu Otto Beisheim School of Management from Germany and Politecnico di Torino from Italy. For the full list please see: https://oip.ku.edu.tr/?q=institutional-partners-list
In both 12-month and 24-month MBA Programs, students who wish to go for an exchange semester and who are in good academic standing may extend their studies by one semester at no additional cost. The programs that are available for the following fall semester are announced in the spring semester each year.