Thank you for your interest in the Koç University Graduate School of Business Executive MBA program.
The Koç University EMBA is designed for ambitious mid-career professionals who aspire to be great leaders.
An award winning, pioneering program.

  • Launched in 1994 as the first EMBA program in Turkey.
  • First EMBA program in Turkey and surrounding region to be ranked within the top 100 business schools in the world by the Financial Times – ranked 60th in 2019.

What we offer.

  • Outstanding curriculum focused on mastering managerial and leadership skills.
  • Seventeen-month program designed to integrate with your professional life, 13 months for courses and 4 months for an individual project.
  • Immersive, two-week, full-time modules, at the beginning and end of the program.
  • One-week international business study trip at
  • Guest speakers from industry leaders and top academics.
  • Access to state-of-the-art Koç University facilities.

What you gain.

  • First class tutoring delivered by world-renowned faculty.
  • An extensive professional network with and beyond Turkey.
  • Rigorous theoretical and analytical understanding of high-level business principles.
  • International perspectives developed from real-life case studies.

What you bring.

  • The desire to take on a challenging degree program while continuing your professional life.

Your commitment.

  • Attend all classes.
  • Attend the International Study Trip.
  • Complete all courses and earn 51 credits.
  • Submit an individual graduation project.
  • Hold a minimum 3.0 GPA at the end of the academic year.

Application and admission requirements:

  • Minimum 7 years of full-time work experience with at least 2 in management positions
  • Proficiency in English
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation
  • Statement of Corporate Support
  • Transcripts and diploma
  • 3 Essays
  • Application fee payment slip

Selected applicants will be called for an interview. Standardized tests such as TOEFL and GMAT may also be required if considered necessary by the admission committee after the interview.
Applications are now open for Fall 2020 admission and will close on June 30, 2020.
Please feel free to contact us at gsb@ku.edu.tr if you need any additional information about our Executive MBA Program.
Koç University Graduate School of Business