Welch MBA with Internship

Sacred Heart University Luxembourg John F. Welch College of Business

Program Description
AACSB Accredited

Welch MBA with Internship

Sacred Heart University Luxembourg John F. Welch College of Business

Earn your MBA in two continents and complete a top class internship in Luxembourg

The Welch MBA with Internship is designed for young graduates with or without work experience from abroad or from Luxembourg. This program eases the entry of students into the professional life as well as facilitates young professionals to switch careers.

The program starts in mid-August and takes 16 months. For students who have not yet taken courses in economics, statistics or management intensive preparatory courses are offered during July and August.

What sets us apart from other programs?

  • American MBA, all courses taught in English
  • Faculty: from the main campus in Fairfield, CT and practitioners with strong theoretical qualifications from Luxembourg
  • 6-9 month paid internship supported by individual coaching. Alternative: extensive project of personal choice, e.g. creating your own company.
  • International student body coming from over 30 countries
  • Access to SHU’s extensive online library and databases
  • Option to add courses in the US on Sacred Heart’s main campus in Fairfield, CT
  • Non EU/EEA students graduating with an MBA can obtain a work permit in Luxembourg for a subsequent two-year period under certain conditions.

The internship

SHU has a roster of many top companies which include firms like ArcelorMittal, ATOZ, Banque Internationale à Luxembourg, Brown Brothers Harriman, Cargolux Airlines International S.A., Lombard International Assurance S.A., PricewaterhouseCoopers, SES and UBS. SHU and the student will work together towards the best matching between the candidate’s objectives and the employer’s expectations. An individual coaching program will also support this process.


Tuition

Tuition is €29,000, plus the cost for preparatory courses, if needed. Tuition includes textbooks used in Luxembourg. Partial merit-based scholarships are available. Living expenses are additional, budget appr. €1,100/month. During the internship students will receive a stipend of around €1,000 per month.


Admission requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree with a grade point average equivalent to a minimum of 3.0 on a 4 point scale
  • GMAT (Graduate Management Admission Test) score with a minimum of 500 (waived in some cases)
  • Proof of adequate English proficiency (minimum TOEFL score of 570 or equivalent) or basic English plus intensive summer preparatory course.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated February 15, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Aug. 13, 2016
Duration
Duration
16 months
Full time
Price
Price
29,000 EUR
Information
Deadline
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1 April 2016 for non-EU Students and 30 June 2016 for EU Students
Start date Aug. 13, 2016
Place
Luxembourg Luxembourg
Application deadline Request Info
1 April 2016 for non-EU Students and 30 June 2016 for EU Students
End date Dec. 14, 2017
Duration 16 months
Price 29,000 EUR
Tuition includes teaching material