The Executive MBA program born out of the collaboration between IIT Bombay and Washington University in St. Louis is the only Executive MBA program in the world that confers a joint degree from both an Indian and an American university. We believe that the continuous evolution and transformation of executive education will be the most important catalyst enabling strategic transitions in the 21st century. Keeping in line with this thought, IIT Bombay-WashU joint Executive MBA program focuses on making leadership succeed and allowing change-management thrive..
IIT Bombay – Washington University in
St. Louis Joint Degree Executive MBA Program
18 months of ‘Modular General Management Program’ aimed at professionals who aim to move from domain expertise to a leadership role
Convenient class structures for 4 consecutive days, every month from Thursday to Sunday
17 Residency Teaching Modules in India and 3 in Washington, D.C. & St. Louis
State-of-the-art classrooms and accommodations at IIT Bombay Campus, Mumbai
One on one Executive Coaching tailored for career development
Alumni status and privileges of both the universities
Lifetime Email ID access
IITB-WashU Executive MBA program promotes innovation, leadership and encourages the highest standards of management practice, research, and collaboration among industry professionals. Our participants come from a range of industries and functions. They are technology savvy, open to change and passionate about performance.
The Executive MBA program offered jointly by IIT Bombay and Washington University in St. Louis mirrors the content and structure of Washington University’s internationally recognized sister programs in the U.S. and China. In fact, courses are taught by many of the same global faculty members.
Get to know our top-notch faculty who are experts in their areas. They are poised to prepare you to be the leaders the world needs. Our faculty members are known for their research productivity, with work that is widely published and cited in influential academic journals. They bring this valuable research into the classroom. From them, you’ll acquire business models, thinking practices and trends ahead of the market place – making it a tremendous advantage for you and your organization.
Prof. Rao is a Fellow (IIM-A) from Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad. Received the “Industrial Finance Corporation of India (IFCI) Best Thesis Proposal Award”, and the “FPM Alumni Research Grant. He is a visiting faculty at IIM - Ahmedabad, Indore & Calicut, NITIE Mumbai & MANAGE Hyderabad. He worked as consultant on various project with ICRS Ltd., CBI, L&T & other corporates. Prof. Rao has been a regular contributor to Publications, Research Monographs, Journals & Books. He has been an Advisor, Secretary to various committees, Panel member & a Board of Governors with institutions.
He is a professor of banking and finance and the Dean of Olin Business School. He has previously served as the chairman of the finance area at the University of Michigan. He has contributed significantly to the teaching staff at several esteemed universities, including Indiana University, ULCA, and Northwestern University. He has an extensive experience working with major corporations, including Whirlpool Corporation, J.P. Morgan, and many more illustrious businesses around the world. He has also participated in banking litigation and testified as an expert.
The Executive MBA from IIT Bombay-WashU offers a great Return-on-Investment, in more ways than one. Investment in our program is helping organizations create a leadership pipeline to align with corporate goals and domain experts’ transition to enterprise-wide management roles. Moreover, in comparison to similar courses from outside India, this program offers an exponentially higher ROI. This is simply because India offers a great cost advantage while still offering world-class infrastructure, access to global resources including faculty, industry-wide alumni network & collaborations.
As one of the most highly regarded EMBA programs in India, our participants join the forward-thinking network of both experienced professionals and recent graduates. Our exceptional alumni with diverse experiences hold titles across the industries.
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