Metropolitan Executive MBA

Study part-time in North or South America and earn a dual U.S. and U.K. accredited MBA degree with minimal disruption to your work and home life.

Metropolitan Executive MBA

Introduction

Part-time Metropolitan Executive MBA program at Hult

Hult’s Metropolitan EMBA is for busy working professionals based in North and South America who want to future-proof their skillset and their career. This highly flexible program runs in multiple locations across the Americas, enabling you to transform your career and grow your global network with minimal time away from your workplace and your home city.

Enjoy all the flexibility of a remote degree while still getting the value of hands-on team projects, access to Hult’s executive benefits and lifelong learning opportunities, and a global network of professionals from 160+ nationalities.

Study over two weekends per month and graduate in just 18 to 24 months with a dual U.S.- and U.K.-accredited MBA degree.

Available in New York, Toronto, Mexico City, Bogota, Lima, São Paulo, and Santiago de Chile.

#53
Executive MBA Ranking, The Economist 2018.
#73
Executive MBA Ranking, Financial Times 2018.
46%
average salary increase one year after graduation, The Economist 2018.
#1
for student diversity, The Economist 2018.

Hub locations

Core courses are offered at our hub locations across the Americas as listed below. Electives are available at our global campuses in New York, Boston, London, Dubai, and Shanghai. You’ll also have the option to study some electives online or in a blended format.

  • Mexico City: Polanco
  • Sao Paulo: Jardins
  • Bogota: Chapinero
  • New York: Manhattan
  • Toronto: Yorkville
  • Lima: Miraflores
  • Santiago: Las Condes test

Curriculum

Curriculum

At Hult, we believe the best way to learn business and leadership is through practice. That's why Hult’s Executive MBA curriculum emphasizes practical application at every step. Take your learnings straight from the classroom to the workplace and implement your technical knowledge and managerial acumen immediately within your company.

Attend the global hub nearest to your home city for your core courses, held every other weekend from September through March. Learn from your team of ambitious cross-industry professionals throughout live interactive Conference Room sessions led by our world-class faculty. Then choose any of our global campuses for your electives, where you will join peers from Hult’s Global Executive MBA program over one long weekend per month.

Hult’s Executive MBA programs follow the same curriculum as our award-winning Global One-Year MBA program. Graduates are awarded a joint U.S. and U.K. Master of Business Administration Degree.

Male Executive MBA Student | Hult

"I have a greater understanding of different styles of leadership, and I now have new methods to lead and embrace change through innovation and collaboration."

Nigel Hattersley, Australian, Senior Director of IT, Middle East and Africa, Marriott International, Class of 2018

Methodology

At Hult, you'll go beyond business to learn about the world, the future, and yourself through a practical approach that is embedded into the student experience and the curriculum.

Immersed in diversity
Join classmates of more than 160 nationalities, speaking more than 100 languages as you learn about the world and how to work across cultures.
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Learn by doing
Put theory into practice and gain firsthand experience throughout your degree by working in diverse teams to solve real-world problems.
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Lead with confidence
Develop deep self-awareness through self-assessments and skills diagnostics, and continually improve through practice, coaching, and peer feedback.
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Shape the future
Learn to thrive in a time of constant change, understand the technologies driving change and how you can harness their power to shape the future.
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Courses and electives

You can choose to complete your degree in either 18 or 24 months. If you choose 18 months, you’ll take more electives over the summer in your first year. If you choose to do the full two years, you’ll spread your six electives over both summers.

Years 1 and 2 begin with an intensive seven-day program at our flagship campus in Boston, where you will meet your classmates from around the globe and get straight to work on yourself with an intensive Leadership Skills Immersion. Core courses will be held at your chosen hub from September through March, and electives available at any of our global campuses in Boston, New York, London, Dubai, and Shanghai.

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You can take classes at any of the following locations:

  • Mexico City: Polanco
  • Sao Paulo: Jardins
  • Bogota: Chapinero
  • New York: Manhattan
  • Toronto: Yorkville
  • Lima: Miraflores
  • Santiago: Las Condes

Year 1

Boston

Leadership Development

Through a seven-day course in Boston you’ll set the foundation for the year ahead with intensive leadership development sessions, lectures, and workshops and build relationships with classmates and faculty from all over the world.

SEPT

Your city

Core courses

Master essential business topics through your core courses and explore every topic through a global lens.

Interactive Conference Room sessions

Classes for your core courses are held in designated Conference Room locations across North and South America every other weekend, over Saturday and Sunday. You’ll be part of a Conference Team of 5-10 people who will be connected to faculty teaching live from campus and other teams across the Americas via multipoint video-conferencing.

Real-time team projects

Professor-led morning sessions will always be followed by hands-on team projects in the afternoon, so you can directly apply your learning in a real-world scenario.

OCT - MAY

Any Hult campus

Electives

Available at any Hult campus, you’ll be able to customize your degree with a choice of a wide range of elective topics and study 3-day weekends once a month. This is a unique opportunity to study at our Boston, San Francisco, London, Dubai, Shanghai, or New York campuses and build your international network with classmates.

JUN - AUG

Year 2 only

Boston

Leadership Development

Your second year begins with another seven-day leadership session in Boston.

SEPT

Your city

Core courses

Master essential business topics through your core courses and explore every topic through a global lens.

Interactive Conference Room sessions

Continue studying for your core courses in your closest city with your Conference Team every other weekend.

Real-time team projects

Professor-led morning sessions will always be followed by hands-on team projects in the afternoon, so you can directly apply your learning in a real-world scenario.

Future Challenge

During May of your final year, you will tackle a final competitive team challenge: the Future Challenge. You’ll devise a plan to harness a disruptive technology to create a compelling new business opportunity for your own startup or for an existing company.

OCT-MAY

Any Hult campus

Electives

Travel to any Hult campus of your choice to customize your degree with elective topics. Study over a three-day weekend once a month and build your international network with classmates from around the world.

JUN-AUG

Boston

Graduation

You’ll be invited to attend the graduation ceremony in Boston to connect with your global alumni network before you go on to your next chapter.

AUG

Fees

Fees and financial support

We recognize that your Executive MBA is an important investment and will work closely with you during the application process to find the best options to fund your program. Contact us for more information on the financial aid available at Hult.

Program fee*

Global Executive MBA Program Fee

London GBP

£55,000

Dubai AED

AED 295,000

Boston USD

$85,000

Metropolitan EMBA Program Fee

Global Fee (USD)

$85,000

Insurance coverage**

London GBP

£980

Dubai AED

AED 6000

Boston USD

$2,500

Estimated Expenses

Included Case Studies***

London GBP

£400

Dubai AED

UAD 1,850

Boston USD

$500

Books and course materials****

London GBP

£1000

Boston USD

$1500

Dubai AED

AED 4000

* A non-refundable Confirmation Deposit counts toward the Annual Program Fee.

** Insurance provider varies by campus location.

*** Library includes Harvard cases, articles and other licensed materials.

**** Course instructors may assign additional textbooks, licensed software or other materials not included in our library as part of the requirements of their course. These are not included in student course fees and costs are an estimate.

Hult International Business School reserves the right to make changes in the courses offered, requirements for graduation, locations, tuition, fees, and accommodation at any time without notice. The most recent Terms & Conditions are available in the "How to apply" section of hult.edu.

Full terms and conditions can be found here.

Scholarships

You can apply for a range of merit-based scholarships that reward your achievements and potential. So whether you’re an academic high achiever, an entrepreneur, or a proven leader—there could be a scholarship for you at Hult.

Social Impact Scholarship

The Social Impact Scholarship is for applicants who have had, and will have, a positive impact in making the world a better place. Successful candidates will either be from a developing country with plans to use their degree to improve the lives of their fellow citizens, or have worked in organizations serving underprivileged populations. Hult is seeking candidates who can represent the world’s underprivileged and who have high potential for positive impact.

Application requirements

For relevant position(s) held please detail:

  • Name of organization
  • Title of position held
  • Dates position held
  • Overview of role and responsibilities
  • Brief essay detailing the impact you had (max 300 words)

You can apply for scholarships as part of your online application to Hult.

Global Professional Scholarship

The Global Professional Scholarship is awarded to aspiring business leaders who have worked full-time for a minimum of one year in a large global corporation. For this scholarship, Hult is seeking applicants who have experience in an international company and understand the global business environment.

Application requirements

For relevant position(s) held please detail:

  • Name of organization
  • Title of position held
  • Dates position held
  • Overview of role and responsibilities
  • Brief essay detailing what it taught you about the challenges of international business (max 300 words)

You can apply for scholarships as part of your online application to Hult.

Entrepreneurial Impact Scholarship

The Entrepreneurial Impact Scholarship is for professionals who have had a permanent role and have demonstrated involvement, leadership, or had a role in the outcome of an entrepreneurial project. For this scholarship, Hult is seeking candidates who think and act with an entrepreneurial spirit and have a strong sense of how to put a project or idea into action.

Application requirements

For relevant position(s) held please detail:

  • Name of organization
  • Title of position held
  • Dates position held
  • Overview of role and responsibilities
  • Brief essay detailing the impact you had (max 300 words)

You can apply for scholarships as part of your online application to Hult.

Senior Leaders Scholarship

The Senior Leaders Scholarship is for students who have demonstrated leadership through leading teams and working in an international arena, often as a Vice President or similar role. They are the influencers in the company and help set tomorrow's strategy. For this scholarship, Hult is seeking candidates who can be visionary and lead high-performing teams.

Application requirements

  • Name of organization
  • Title of position held
  • Dates position held
  • Overview of role and responsibilities
  • Brief essay detailing the impact you had (max 300 words)

You can apply for scholarships as part of your online application to Hult.

Women in Business Scholarship

The Women in Business Scholarship is for female applicants who have work or internship experience or have led a team in an international environment. For this scholarship, Hult is seeking female leaders who have experience in a global company and understand today’s international business environment.

Application requirements

  • Name of organization
  • Title of position held
  • Dates position held
  • Overview of role and responsibilities
  • Brief essay detailing from your experience, why you think it is important to have women in leadership positions (max 300 words)

You can apply for scholarships as part of your online application to Hult.

Academic Excellence Scholarship

The Academic Excellence Scholarship is for candidates who have either obtained a strong GMAT or excelled in their studies, earning an outstanding GPA.

Application requirements

  • Documents demonstrating your academic achievement
  • Degree certificates including course name and university
  • GMAT score report (if applicable)
  • Brief essay detailing the academic achievement you are most proud of and why (max 300 words)

You can apply for scholarships as part of your online application to Hult.

Contact us for more information on the needs-based financial aid available

Apply

Apply to Hult’s Metropolitan EMBA Program

We assess candidates individually based on the strength of their whole profile. Your drive and your mindset are important indicators of your success here, and we value them as much as your proven achievements.

Entry requirements

  • Minimum 3 years’ work experience (average 11 years)
  • Bachelor degree or equivalent experience
  • Proof of proficiency in English if applicable (i.e. TOEFL/IELTS)

Apply now, and one of our Enrollment Advisors will get in touch to support you through the process.

How to apply

Step 1: Activate your profile

15 mins

  • Go to the online application
  • Enter your personal details, recent employment history, and education history
  • Pay the $150 USD application fee to activate your profile, and your personal Enrollment Advisor will be in touch

Step 2: Application consultation

30 mins

  • A member of the Enrollment Team will call you to discuss your suitability for the program and guide you through the next steps.

Step 3: Complete your application

2 hours

Submit the following documents at hult.edu/apply. A conditional acceptance may still be given prior to submission of test scores.

  • Current resume/CV
  • Personal statement as a 400-500 word essay
  • One academic or professional reference
  • A copy of your bachelors degree or equivalent
  • Transcripts (in English) from all universities attended
  • Admissions test scores, if required, i.e. GMAT, GRE, or the Hult Business Assessment Test (your Enrollment Advisor will let you know if you are required to submit this)
  • Evidence of English proficiency, i.e. TOEFL/ IELTS, if required (your Enrollment Advisor will let you know if you are required to submit this)
  • Scholarship and financial aid application

Step 4: Personal assessment interview

1 hour

  • We will assess your profile, goals, and overall fit for the program in an in-person or phone interview.

  • We will also review your English proficiency during the interview.

Step 5: Admissions decision

1-2 weeks

  • You will receive an admissions decision within two weeks, including decisions on any financial assistance applications.

  • If you have yet to submit required documents, you may receive a conditional acceptance.

Step 6: Submit outstanding documents

  • If you receive a conditional acceptance, you will need to submit any outstanding required documentation—such as your test scores or college transcripts—before you start your program.

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Application deadlines

We accept applications on a rolling basis with priority being given to those who apply by our official application deadlines.

Early decision

Apply by

September 4, 2018

Round 1

Apply by

October 24, 2018

Round 2

Apply by

December 18, 2018

Round 3

Apply by

February 12, 2019

Round 4

Apply by

March 26, 2019

Round 5

Apply by

May 14, 2019

Round 6

Apply by

June 25, 2019

Round 7

Apply by

July 23, 2019

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