All Executive MBA students come with superior track records in their fields. The knowledge and skills they gain during the intensive 17 month programme prepares them to make even greater contributions to their companies’ success. What is learned in class can be applied at the work place immediately.

Interactive Learning Environment is achieved through the use of Case Studies (Harvard, Kellogg, Darden, INSEAD, Koç), Simulations (Markstrat, Harvard Global Supply Chain Management, Cornell Simulation Game) and Project Assignments (Strategy Audit, Marketing Audit, Business Plan)

Time Requirements and Commitment

Success in the Koç EMBA Programme demands extraordinary motivation and commitment. The time demands of the programme are highly strenuous. During 2 full weeks both at the beginning and at the end of the program, students spend 48 hours (except Sundays) in the classroom. In between those camp periods, students are expected to be in lectures for 8 hours per week and to devote at least 16 hours each week to individual and team study. In total, students spend four weeks for camp periods and one week for International Business trip. After the classes are over a period of 13 months, students start work on an individual graduation project for 4 months.

There are no electives in the Executive MBA Program. The curriculum consists of 51 credit core courses and graduation projects. In order to hold Koç Executive MBA degree following requirements should be accomplished;

* having a minimum of 3.00 GPA by the end of the program

* successfully completion of 51 credits

* participating in International Business Trip

* submiting a YÖK (Higher Education Council) graduation project and an individual graduation project

YÖK Graduation Project (1 credit-required)

In accordance with the regulations and requirements of the Turkish Higher Education Council (YÖK), the Koç Executive MBA degree does not require a graduation thesis, but a graduation project.

Individual Graduation Project (non credit-required)

Upon completion of the coursework in 13 months, each student works on an individual graduation project during a 4 month period and complete the program by submitting this project.