The aim of the online MBA in Finance and Responsible Investment is to offer a predominately professionally oriented education that addresses corporate finance and the broader sustainability agenda for responsible investment.
Upon completion of the program, you will be able to apply and demonstrate awareness of the advanced theories on corporate finance and sustainability, autonomously manage financial projects, develop the managerial attitude towards a low-carbon economy and will also possess a set of solid ethics with regards to investment management.
Practice-oriented projects will be guided by academics and professionals. These projects are part of SUMAS’ innovative teaching methodology which includes invitations to video conferences with leading speakers in organizations and company presentations. These activities not only encourage knowledge sharing but also provide valuable opportunities for networking to enhance your career development.
Delivered through SUMAS’ virtual learning environment, the course is operated in a flexible format* – allowing you to pick your appropriate workload. You can decide how many of the available modules to take each term and you can even skip a term if you desire. All modules must be completed before advancing onto the final term, and all terms must be completed within 3 years of enrolment. This program is adapted to the busy schedules of managers.
*Flexible format is only available on eligible payment plans, see Program Costs section below for more details.
The Sustainability Management School provides an exclusive education. The Online MBA is a challenging program demanding a combination of intellectual abilities and business experience. The program is divided into six terms and includes 9 core modules and 4 major courses, projects and a final capstone.
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Duration of the program: 18 months to 3 years.
Requirements for the online MBA Programs:
- Official certified transcripts and diplomas of Bachelor or Master Studies, with certified translation, if not originally in English.
- TOEFL (minimum score of 550 PBT or 80 IBT), or IELTS (minimum score of 5.5), or other Standardized English Placement Exams.
- Motivation Letter indicating why you want to study in Switzerland at Sustainability Management School.
- Copy of Passport or ID.
Graduate Program Costs
- Non-refundable application fee - 200 CHF.
- For flexible payment options, please refer to our website.
SUMAS does not currently offer any scholarship programs or grants.
This program will prepare students for a wide range of careers which require the ability to analyze complex business operations and to reach sustainable solutions.
SUMAS students can choose to take a second optional year and engage in an internship in a corporation or an international organization.