MIT Sloan Executive Program in General Management (EPGM)

The MIT Sloan’s Executive Program in General Management is a 9-month multimodular general management and leadership program that immerses participants in MIT thought leadership on innovation, strategy, entrepreneurship, decision-making, and leadership.

Key Benefits

  • Gain exposure to 20+ MIT faculty, thought leaders, and acclaimed guest speakers
  • Make life-long connections with a globally diverse peer group leveraging over 900+ years of work experience in the classroom
  • Experience the MIT Ecosystem in Cambridge, Boston and Kuala Lumpur with ecosystem visits to companies and MIT research labs. Past company visits have included Akamai, HubSpot, Air Asia, Ministry of Supply, Shell TechWorks, Microsoft NERD Centre
  • Apply the learnings to a real world 9-month action learning project
  • Benefit from lifelong learning and networking with the MIT Sloan Affiliate Alumni Benefits

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Participant Profiles

Executive Program in General Management is a program tailored to help talented leaders prepare to take on larger, critical roles in their companies or start new entrepreneurial ventures.

  • A minimum of 10+ years of work experience in functional, technical or business roles based in an emerging market*
  • A graduate degree
  • International exposure is preferred
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  • Work Experience

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Program Curriculum

  • Management & Leadership

    • Change Management
    • Four Capabilities of Leadership
    • Negotiations and Influence
    • Organizational Networks and Power
    • The Coaching Approach to Leadership
    • Valuation and Financial Analysis
  • Strategy & Innovation

    • Competitive Strategy
    • Disciplined Entrepreneurship
    • Innovation Dynamics and Models
    • Marketing Strategies
  • Technology & Value chain management

    • Value Chain Dynamics
    • Operations for Entrepreneurs
    • System Dynamics
    • Service Quality and Innovation
  • Digital Transformation

    • Digital Business Models
    • Platform Strategy
    • Digital Operations
Note: The list of topics is not exhaustive and is subject to change.

Meet the Faculty

  • Dave Robertson

    Dave Robertson

    Faculty Director & Faculty of Innovation and Product Design

    David Robertson is a Senior Lecturer at the MIT Sloan School of Management where he teaches Product Development and Digital Product Management. Prior to MIT, Robertson was a Professor of Practice at the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and from 2002 through 2010 was the LEGO Professor of Innovation and Technology Management at IMD in Lausanne, Switzerland. Robertson has also held several executive management positions in enterprise software companies, and spent five years at McKinsey & Company in the U.S. and Sweden.

    Robertson is the author of the award-winning book about LEGO’s near-bankruptcy and spectacular recovery: Brick by Brick: How LEGO Rewrote the Rules of Innovation and Conquered the Global Toy Industry (Crown, 2013). He has published articles or had his research featured in Wired, Forbes, Fast Company, Harvard Business Review, Strategy+ Business, Sloan Management Review, The Financial Times, and many other business journals.

    Robertson has a PhD and MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management, and a BS from the University of Illinois.

Faculty

*PROGRAM FACULTY MAY CHANGE.

Dates & Fees

Dates Length Location Tuition Fees
April–June, 2020 Online (8 week asynchronous coursework, live facilitator sessions, and project work) US $37,500
November 16–20, 2020 5 Days MIT Sloan School of Management Cambridge, Massachusetts
December, 2020–January, 2021 Online (8 week asynchronous coursework, live facilitator sessions, and project work)
February 22–26, 2021 5 Days Asia School of Business Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
March–May, 2021 Online (12 week asynchronous coursework, live facilitator sessions, and project work)
June 28–July 2, 2021 5 Days MIT Sloan School of Management Cambridge, Massachusetts
Deadline Application Fees
Round 1 October 21, 2019 US $300
Round 2 November 18, 2019 US $400
Round 3 December 16, 2019 US $500
Round 4 January 31, 2020 US $600

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