China Europe International Business School

Business school retools executives

Illustration: Martin Megino

Ten years ago, China formally introduced the EMBA (executive MBA) programme, offering Western management knowledge to local corporate honchos.

Saturday, 8 June, 2013, 3:39am

Learning to stay at the top of their game

It was quite painful watching Jean-Francois Manzoni trying to write his name with his left hand. It took twice as long as it usually would - and it was pretty messy.

'This is how you perform when you are trying to learn a new way of doing things,' said the professor of management practice at international business school Insead.

7 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Lessons never stop for those in the lead

Bruce Huang Gang was easily his teachers' favourite student. He did his homework, sat in the front row and paid attention to every word they said. Meanwhile, some of his classmates were staring out of the window, playing with their smartphones or whispering to their buddies.

23 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

School has ringside view of history

On any given day, amid the manicured lawns and I.M. Pei-designed blocks of the Shanghai campus of the China Europe International Business School (CEIBS), the next generation of business ideas are being traded and discussed.

15 Dec 2007 - 12:00am

Universities cash in on demand for mainland executive MBA courses

On July 25, the School of Business and Management at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) will become the latest international business school to join the rush tapping into a new craze for advanced management degrees on the mainland.

15 Jul 2002 - 12:00am

Bigger campus for managers of future

Asia's largest business college, founded by the European Union to train mainland China's new generation of executives and managers, is moving to a new campus in Shanghai.

The flagship China Europe International Business School (CEIBS) project was launched three years ago in partnership with the city's municipal government.

9 May 1998 - 12:00am

Shanghai business school helps meet demand for executives

Mainland economic reforms have fuelled a huge demand for highly qualified managers which is not currently being met, officials at an international business school say.

20 Nov 1997 - 12:00am

Push to meet demand for MBAs

CHINA'S fast-growing economy means demand for Master of Business Administration graduates (MBAs) and salaries for MBA-qualified managers are soaring.

1 Dec 1995 - 12:00am