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INSEAD
Institut Européen d’Administration des Affaires
Logo Insead.svg
Location
Fontainebleau
Singapore
Abu Dhabi
Information
Type Private business school
MottoThe Business School for the World
Established1957
Chair Andreas Jacobs [1]
Dean Ilian Mihov [2]
Faculty250+
Endowment€212 million [3]
MBA1000+ MBA students on two campuses in two intakes; 12,000+ EMBA students and executive education participants
PhD80+ PhDs
Website insead.edu

INSEAD is a graduate business school with campuses in Europe ( Fontainebleau, France ), Asia ( Singapore ), and the Middle East ( Abu Dhabi ). “INSEAD” is originally an acronym for the French “Institut Européen d’Administration des Affaires” or European Institute of Business Administration.

INSEAD is consistently ranked among the best business schools in the world. [4] [5] Financial Times ranked it first across all full-time MBA programmes in 2016 and 2017, and second in 2018. [6]

INSEAD offers a full-time MBA programme, an Executive MBA (EMBA) programme, a Master in Finance programme, a PhD in management programme, and a variety of executive education programmes.

Contents

  • 1 History
    • 1.1 Chronology
  • 2 Campuses
  • 3 Degree programmes
    • 3.1 MBA programme
    • 3.2 Executive MBA programme
    • 3.3 Executive Master in Coaching and Consulting for Change
    • 3.4 PhD programme
    • 3.5 Master in Finance
  • 4 Executive education
  • 5 Rankings and reputation
  • 6 Partnerships and alliances
  • 7 Research
    • 7.1 Centres of excellence
  • 8 Teaching methods
    • 8.1 Case studies
    • 8.2 Business simulation games
    • 8.3 Innovation in education
  • 9 Alumni
  • 10 See also
  • 11 References
  • 12 External links

History[ edit ]

Château de Fontainebleau

INSEAD was founded in 1957 by venture capitalist Georges Doriot (the “father of venture capitalism”) [7] along with Claude Janssen and Olivier Giscard d’Estaing . Original seed money was provided by the Paris Chamber of Commerce . [8] The school was originally based in the Château de Fontainebleau , before moving to its current Europe campus in 1967. [9]

Chronology[ edit ]

  • 1957: INSEAD founded [10]
  • 1959: First MBA intake in Fontainebleau
  • 1960: First MBA class graduates [11]
  • 1967: Opening of the school’s first campus on the edge of the Forest of Fontainebleau (now called the ‘Europe Campus’)
  • 1968: First Executive Education programme
  • 1971: Creation of CEDEP, the European Centre for Continuing Education, on a site next to INSEAD in Fontainebleau
  • 1976: Launch of the INSEAD Alumni Fund
  • 1980: INSEAD Euro-Asia Centre opens in Fontainebleau
  • 1983: MBA programme begins its dual intake (in January and September)
  • 1987: Announcement of the INSEAD- Fundação Dom Cabral Partnership
  • 1989: Launch of the PhD programme
  • 1995: Launch of the first INSEAD Development Campaign, [12] which raised funds for permanently endowed chairs and research
  • 2000: Opening of Asia campus in Singapore [13]
  • 2001: Announcement of the INSEAD- Wharton Alliance [14] and first MBA participant exchanges
  • 2003: Launch of the Executive MBA programme
  • 2004: Opening of the Plessis Mornay Learning Space for Executive Education on Europe Campus
  • 2007: INSEAD Centre opened in Abu Dhabi, primarily for research and executive education; launch of a dual degree Executive MBA with Tsinghua University in China [15]
  • 2010: INSEAD’s Abu Dhabi Center attains campus status (Middle East Campus) [10]
  • 2012: Launch of the Master in Finance specialized degree
  • 2013: MBA participant exchange agreement with CEIBS launched [16]
  • 2015: Inauguration of the Leadership Development Center in Singapore [17]

Campuses[ edit ]

INSEAD’s Asia campus in Singapore

The original campus (Europe campus) is located in Fontainebleau , near Paris , France . INSEAD’s second campus (Asia campus) is in the Buona Vista district of the city-state of Singapore . The third and newest campus (Middle East campus) is located in Abu Dhabi . Although located in Europe and Asia , INSEAD pursues the US model of a business school . [18] INSEAD has been a pioneer in setting up a multi-campus business school as a way to increase the global presence and nature of its faculty and curriculum. [19] [20] A Harvard Business School case study, for instance, explores its approach to business education in a global context and how it functions with a multi-campus setting. [21]

Degree programmes[ edit ]

MBA programme[ edit ]

INSEAD’s MBA participants can take the MBA’s core courses at either or both of its Europe and Asia campuses [22] (as well as an elective MBA module at its Middle East campus). [23] They follow the same core courses in parallel regardless of campus, and there are faculty who teach on both the Europe and Asia campuses as well as permanent faculty at each of the three campuses who live and work in the respective regions. [24]

INSEAD offers two MBA schedules per year: one starting in September which takes ten months to complete, and a 12-month promotion starting in January for students who want to complete a summer internship. [25]

The INSEAD MBA curriculum comprises required core courses and electives. The core covers traditional management disciplines including finance , economics , organizational behavior , accounting , ethics , marketing , statistics , operations management , international political analysis, supply chain management , leadership and corporate strategy . There are 75 electives on offer [26] in areas such as accounting and control, decision sciences, economics and political science , entrepreneurship and family enterprise , finance, and organisational, strategy, marketing , technology and operations management . Students are required to speak two languages upon entry and a third by graduation.

Executive MBA programme[ edit ]

INSEAD has two EMBA Executive MBA programmes. The Global Executive MBA (GEMBA), [27] and the Tsinghua INSEAD EMBA (TIEMBA). [28] Both EMBA programmes are master’s-level degree programmes that take place on a part-time, modular basis.

The programmes offer experienced business executives an intensive 14–17-month modular course that takes place in modular periods (approximately every six to seven weeks). Each period on campus is between one and two weeks’ duration. For the GEMBA programme the physical time on campus represents 12 weeks in total with participants going to all three campuses (Fontainebleau, France, Abu Dhabi, and Singapore). For the TIEMBA programme the physical time on campus represents 12 weeks in total with participants alternating between Tsinghua’s campus in Beijing, China, [29] and INSEAD’s campus in Singapore.

Both the GEMBA and TIEMBA programmes include a schedule of group coaching, 360-degree assessments and team activities designed to develop a leadership style, called the Leadership Development Programme. [30]

Executive Master in Coaching and Consulting for Change[ edit ]

The Executive Master in Coaching and Consulting for Change is a specialized master’s degree. It provides a grounding in basic drivers of human behavior and the hidden dynamics of organizations. Integrating business education with a range of psychological disciplines, the programme enables participants to understand themselves and others at a fundamental level, which prepares them to assume roles in organisations, individual and organizational development and change management. [31] [32]

PhD programme[ edit ]

The INSEAD PhD in Management is a doctoral degree in business to prepare students for a career in academia. It requires four to five years of full-time study – the first two years devoted to coursework, while from the third and fourth (or sometimes fifth) years dedicated to research and dissertation. [33] Students have the option to start their studies on either the Asia (Singapore) or Europe (France) campus, [34] and do an exchange in North America (USA) through the INSEAD-Wharton Alliance. [35] There are eight areas of specialization: Accounting, Decision Sciences, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Marketing, Organisational Behavior, Strategy, and Technology and Operations Management. [36] INSEAD offers fellowships, whereby students receive full tuition fee waiver, annual stipend and research support funding. [37]

Master in Finance[ edit ]

INSEAD’s Master in Finance (MFin) teaches participants finance and accounting skills on a par with those taught in an MBA programme, and also offers leadership and management perspectives. The program is offered in a modular format over a 20-month period to allow professionals to study while continuing to work. Participants take time off from work for each of the five modules (2–3 weeks each) to take classes on campus, and continue working in between. [38]

Executive education[ edit ]

INSEAD holds both company/firm specific and open enrolment executive education programmes at its campuses in Europe and Asia and the Middle East, as well as in partnership with corporate universities. Participants usually come from senior or top management, with many years of experience within their company or industry and younger ‘high-potentials’ identified as being key in succession strategies within their companies. Approximately 12,000 executives from over 125 countries undertake courses or programmes at INSEAD each year. [39]

In 2011, INSEAD launched an Executive Certificate in Global Management which is a formal recognition awarded to participants who complete at least three INSEAD global management and leadership programmes within a four-year period. [40]

Rankings and reputation[ edit ]

Business school rankings
Worldwide overall
QS [41] 2
Worldwide MBA
Business Insider [42] 1
Financial Times [43] 2

INSEAD is consistently ranked among the world’s top business schools. Its MBA program has been ranked first globally in 2016 and 2017 in the Financial Times Global MBA Ranking, and second in the 2018 ranking. [44] The dual degree Executive MBA with Tsinghua University is ranked first globally by the Financial Times. Moreover, INSEAD’s standalone Global Executive MBA is ranked seventh in the same ranking. [45] INSEAD is ranked first globally in the CEO World Magazine 2017 ranking of the Best Business Schools in the World.

INSEAD has the second highest number of MBA alumni holding Chief Executive Officer positions in 2015 in the Financial Times Global 500, which is composed of the world’s largest companies by market capitalization. [46]

In 2015, PitchBook Data ranked INSEAD first outside the US and fifth globally for the number of MBA alumni receiving venture capital funding, with over $6.1B raised. And, in 2016, the school’s MBA program was ranked fifth worldwide for social and environmental impact by Corporate Knights magazine. [47]

Partnerships and alliances[ edit ]

INSEAD has exchange programmes with:

  • Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania (alliance – launched in 2001) [48] [49] [50]
  • Kellogg School of Management (MBA exchange programme – launched in 2010) [51]
  • Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies at Johns Hopkins University in Washington, D.C. (dual-degree MA and MBA program – launched in 2011)
  • Tsinghua University (dual Executive MBA programme – launched in 2006)
  • CEIBS (China Europe International Business School) (Executive Education programme – launched in 2012, MBA exchange launched in 2013)
  • – INSEAD is a founding partner in the multidisciplinary Sorbonne University created in 2012 [52]
  • Art Center College of Design

Research[ edit ]

Centres of excellence[ edit ]

INSEAD has 15 research centres conducting research in different business and geographical areas. These include:

  • Centre for Decision Making and Risk Analysis (CDMRA) [53]
  • Emerging Markets Institute [54]
  • Healthcare Management Initiative [55]
  • INSEAD Africa Initiative [56]

INSEAD – Blue Ocean Strategy Institute

  • INSEAD Blue Ocean Strategy Institute [57]
  • INSEAD Centre for Entrepreneurship (ICE) [58]
  • INSEAD Corporate Governance Initiative [59]
  • INSEAD eLab [60]
  • INSEAD European Competitiveness Initiative [61]
  • INSEAD Global Leadership Centre (IGLC) [62]
  • INSEAD Global Private Equity Initiative (GPEI) [63]
  • INSEAD Innovation and Policy Initiative (IIPI) [64]
  • INSEAD Social Innovation Centre [65]
  • INSEAD Social Science Research Centre (ISSRC) [66]
  • INSEAD-Wharton Center for Global Research and Education [67]
  • Learning Innovation Centre [68]
  • Wendel International Centre for Family Enterprise [69]
  • [email protected] [70]

Teaching methods[ edit ]

Teaching methods at INSEAD include case studies , lectures, peer-to-peer learning, tutorials, group work, simulations and role-plays.

Case studies[ edit ]

The case method is largely used in the classroom as a teaching method. Business case studies authored by INSEAD professors are the second most widely used in classrooms by business schools globally, after Harvard Business School’s case studies. [71]

The business cases that have been designed at INSEAD have received many awards, [71] are made available in case clearing houses, and are used by many other business schools.

Business simulation games[ edit ]

Business simulation games are used by INSEAD. Many of them have been designed by INSEAD faculties, and used in many institutions, including: [72]

  • The EIS simulation [73] (change management)
  • FORAD [74] (finance)
  • INDUSTRAT (marketing)
  • Markstrat (marketing)

Innovation in education[ edit ]

A number of researches and initiatives are conducted at INSEAD to incorporate innovative learning approaches.

Centers conduct research in learning technologies and approaches such as:

  • INSEAD CALT (the Centre of Advanced Learning Technologies) [75] has been involved in many research projects, and in particular projects funded by the research programmes from the European Commission on approaches such as business simulations , or learning communities .
  • INSEAD Learning Innovation Centre [76] was funded to managing innovation in INSEAD programme design and delivery. For instance, INSEAD Learning Innovation Centre has introduced the use of the Second Life virtual world as an education tool. [77]
  • INSEAD eLab [78] is the INSEAD center that connects research sponsors and external collaborators interested in the area of big data and data analytics with INSEAD’s expertise in this broad area. INSEAD eLab conducts research and supports teaching focused on data analytics business solutions, tools, frameworks, and research insights that can help academics and practitioners better capitalise on the vast opportunities the “world of data” creates. To achieve this, the centre involves INSEAD faculty with specific domain expertise (e.g. in marketing, economics, operations, or finance), senior researchers from different fields, engineers and data scientists, and collaborators from other academic institutions as well as the private sector. The centre also uses state-of-the-art data analytics and collaborative software development platforms, which enable both advanced data analytics approaches and seamless collaboration within INSEAD as well as with other institutions and sponsors.

Alumni[ edit ]

Main article: List of INSEAD alumni

INSEAD currently has nine FT500 leaders. [79] The Alumni Association was founded by a group of alumni in 1961, and works in close partnership with INSEAD to provide services to the global INSEAD alumni community of 46,000+ members in 171 countries. [80] Many are members of the INSEAD International Alumni Association, which has 46 national alumni associations. [81]

In addition to the national associations, INSEAD alumni have formed clubs and groups dedicated to specific industries and activities. [82] These include the Hubert Society, Energy Club, [83] INSEAD Healthcare Alumni Network [84] and Salamander Golf Society. [85]

See also[ edit ]

  • Blue Ocean Strategy – a book and strategy concept developed by INSEAD faculty
  • Business school
  • Executive education
  • Management science

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      Financial Times Ranks INSEAD as the #1 MBA Program in the World

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      INSEAD The Financial Times recently released their  Global MBA Rankings for 2016, and this year, INSEAD topped the list. This is the first time a “one-year MBA program” has ranked #1 in the Financial Times‘ rankings.

      With this honor, INSEAD also becomes only the fifth school to ever assume the top spot in the Financial Times‘ 18-year history of publishing their rankings – the only schools to reach #1 thus far have been Harvard Business School, the Stanford Graduate School of Business, London Business School, and the Wharton School of Business, all of which occupy the rest of the top five slots for this year’s rankings.

      INSEAD prides itself on being the “business school of the world,” and boasts of an international faculty and student body of over 80 different nationalities that enriches classroom discussions and creates life changing experiences for its students through its cultural diversity and views. INSEAD’s campuses in France and Singapore further add to the student experience with opportunities to travel across Europe and Asia with fellow MBA participants during the program.

      In his letter to INSEAD alumni, Dean Ilian Mihov attributes the school’s #1 ranking to what INSEAD values: “diversity, academic excellence, entrepreneurial culture and extensive global alumni network.” The school’s international faculty also works together to continuously improve its curriculum and deliver exceptional educational experiences to all its students in Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. Mihov also shared that this marked a “triple first” for INSEAD, becoming the first and only school to have all three of its MBA programs ranked #1 by the FT in their respective categories: INSEAD MBA ranked #1 for MBA programs, the Tsinghua INSEAD EMBA ranked #1 for EMBA programs, and the INSEAD Global EMBA was honored as the highest ranked single school program.

      In a separate letter, the INSEAD MBA Admissions team shared the profile of its latest intake of 514 students, with 75 nationalities represented – 30% of them women – including students from Indian, American, Chinese, French, British, and Canadian nationalities. The average age of INSEAD’s incoming class is 29 and its average GMAT score is 702.

      INSEAD has also continued its “Conditional Acceptance Offer” of offering a place to candidates who have the potential and quality to be admitted, but need one more year of professional experience. Introduced in 2014, the school has found this offer to be a good way to retain young, bright candidates for future MBA classes. 15 students received such an offer for their latest intake.

      Surely this remarkable achievement will be something to consider when determining whether INSEAD is the right business school for you.

      Applying to business school? Call us at 1-800-925-7737 and speak with an MBA admissions expert today, or take our free MBA Admissions Profile Evaluation  for personalized advice for your unique application situation! As always, be sure to find us on Facebook , YouTube , Google+  and Twitter .

      Written by Edison Cu , a Veritas Prep Head Consultant for INSEAD.







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