ENERGY BUSINESS MBA "Fuel for thought - Energy for Business"

The University of Vaasa Energy Business MBA is an executive MBA program focusing on the energy business. The programme has been created to meet the specific requirements of professionals working in companies operating within the energy and related industries. The Energy Business MBA is run in close cooperation with Robert Gordon University's, Aberdeen Business School, which will award successful participants their MBA. The programme is accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA).

An MBA (Master of Business Administration) is an internationally recognized qualification for managers, provides swift and thorough preparation for a managerial career. This aim is reflected in the programme focus on the energy industry, supported by learning that is useful across the management sector. However, it is the strong link to the energy sector that provides the University of Vaasa Energy Business MBA with its greater practical relevance than more general MBA programmes.

The Energy Business MBA is an investment in competence, career development and in the success of your business.

  • Comprehensive 2½ -3 year, part-time programme developing the leadership and management skills required in the energy business.
  • Over 50 seminar days and comprehensive web-based materials.
  • Unique collaboration, between the University of Vaasa and Aberdeen Business School.
  • Learning and dissertation linked directly to the business development of the employer.

An Energy Business MBA is an international, quality MBA

  • The best available trainers for doing business in the energy sector. AMBA accreditation.
  • Practical relevance and application of theory into practice throughout the programme.
  • Development work on real projects from your own employer.
  • The working language is English, two European study tours are included.
  • Opportunities to network with MBA students around the world.

The University of Vaasa is well known for its high quality business education and has a track record of running high quality MBA programmes . University of Vaasa departments have been recognized as national centres of excellence both in adult education and management education by the Finnish Ministry of Education. The Energy Business MBA is arranged in cooperation with Aberdeen Business School and on successful completion, participants will receive an MBA from the Robert Gordon University (Aberdeen). Our partner, the Aberdeen Business School (Robert Gordon University), is "The best modern university in Britain" (The Sunday Times) and its MBA programmes have also been ranked among the top 40 in the world by the Financial Times. This collaboration provides a unique opportunity to work with top international trainers and to network with other participants from around the world. The quality is also assured by the AMBA (Association of MBA's) accreditation.

For more information on the programme, please visit our website at www.uwasa.fi/ebmba/english

You may also contact the Energy Business MBA programme manager, Henri Hakala (henri.hakala(at)uwasa.fi), tel. +358(0) 44 244 387