MBA Programs in Sustainability Studies

Compare 11 MBA Programs in Sustainability Studies

Sustainability Studies

Many students are pursuing a Master of Business Administration or MBA. This popular degree is recognized throughout the world, and it can help students gain the skills they need for success in the workplace. There are several different programs available for interested students.

 

What is an MBA in Sustainability?  This is an advanced degree program that aims to provide students with a solid foundation in business knowledge and leadership skills. During the program, students take general courses with an emphasis on sustainability. They learn to be more self-aware and more conscious in today’s economic environment. Some of the areas covered include global challenges, subject competence, strategic implications, and change skills. Many of the universities offer diverse and hands-on learning environments.

 

There are several benefits to receiving an MBA in Sustainability. When you have this degree, you will have a higher chance of getting a good job. During your coursework, you will begin recognize the impact that your decisions have. This can help you learn to think more strategically – a skill that is very helpful on the job. Also, sustainability is a niche subject that might help you diversify yourself from other graduates.

 

The cost of obtaining an MBA varies depending on the program you choose and the school you attend. Since there are programs all over the world, it is usually a good idea to research the cost with each school.

 

Once you graduate with your masters, you will be qualified for a variety of different jobs. Many graduates work on a multinational level. Others work as consultants for businesses, providing helpful knowledge about sustainability. There are also special projects and companies that focus on this area of business, and they might have job opportunities for graduates.

 

If you are interested in studying this exciting subject, then you should look online to find the program that is right for you. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

 

 

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MBA Specialized in International Sustainable Development for Business

ESLSCA Business School
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 3 years April 2018 France Paris + 1 more

Our MBA in International Sustainable Development for Business provides business leaders of today and tomorrow with sufficient tools to face all environmental challenges related to their business or enterprise, and to explore how these challenges can create entrepreneurial opportunities. [+]

MBA Programs in Sustainability Studies. Our MBA in International Sustainable Development for Business provides business leaders of today and tomorrow with sufficient tools to face all environmental challenges related to their business or enterprise, and to explore how these challenges can create entrepreneurial opportunities. It is a multidisciplinary program, with an international approach, that aims to enhance participants’ ability to comprehend and analyze complex issues of sustainable development related to their field of study, expertise, or profession. Participants will accomplish an understanding of both short and long term changes needed to ensure a modernized, progressive, and prosperous business in a sustainable future. Courses address techniques and methodologies already applied in the most leading and successful domestic and international organizations. TO WHOM IS THE TRAINING The International Sustainable Development MBA is aimed primarily at students with a general, scientific, economic, legal, commercial or management background who wish to develop their knowledge or acquire a double competence as well as professionals who, with some years of experience, seek to evolve in their profession. COURSE PROGRAM Our educational philosophy is based on developing in our students qualities and values such as tolerance, understanding and respect for others, as well as a sense of freedom that leads them out of any possible narrowness and prejudice toward a fuller awareness of themselves and the world. The program consists of three parts, and can be completed full time (one year program,) or part-time (18 to 36 months.) Part I This part acts as a Pre-Master session.... [-]

Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Sustainability Management

Sustainability Management School
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years Switzerland Gland

The aim of the Master of Business Administration in Sustainability Management is to offer a predominantly professionally-oriented education that addresses sustainability challenges facing leaders in today’s complex work patterns. This Master Program is interdisciplinary since it blends business strategy, natural and social sciences. [+]

The aim of the full time (one year) or part-time (two years) Master of Business Administration in Sustainability Management is to offer a predominantly professionally-oriented education that addresses sustainability challenges facing leaders in today’s complex work patterns. This Master Program is interdisciplinary since it blends business strategy, natural and social sciences. Designed for all professionals in corporations, non-profits and governmental agencies demanding sustainability knowledge and practice. Applicants learn how to apply innovative solutions for a sustainable economy, society and environment. During the courses you have the opportunity to network with our partners while searching for job or enhancing your career. The first part of the program is constituted by theoretical analysis and the second one is mainly focused on developing practical skills. This Program of Study involves the transmission of existing knowledge or the development of new applications of knowledge within different fields of investigation. Specifically, the practical-oriented projects are guided by academics, consultants and professionals. These projects are part of SUMAS’ innovative teaching methodology which includes video conferences with leading speakers in business schools and multinational organizations around the globe. These activities not only encourage knowledge sharing but are also valuable career-building networking opportunities. Program Organization: Length: 3 terms (full-time program) or 6 terms (part-time program). Content: 9 core modules, 5 major courses including a project in collaboration with our local and international partners and a final capstone course. Small classes. Upon request, individual lectures. Starting Dates: January, April and September. Requirements for the MBA Programs: Official certified transcripts... [-]

Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Finance and Responsible Investment

Sustainability Management School
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years Switzerland Gland

The aim of the Master of Business Administration in Finance and Responsible Investment is to offer a predominantly professionally oriented education that addresses corporate finance and the broader sustainability agenda for responsible investment. [+]

MBA Programs in Sustainability Studies. The aim of the full time (one year) or part-time (two years) Master of Business Administration in Finance and Responsible Investment is to offer a predominantly professionally oriented education that addresses corporate finance and the broader sustainability agenda for responsible investment. Designed for all professionals in corporations, non-profits and governmental agencies demanding sustainability knowledge and practice. Applicants learn how to apply innovative solutions for a sustainable economy, society and environment. During the courses you have the opportunity to network with our partners while searching for job or enhancing your career. The first part of the program is constituted by theoretical analysis and the second one is mainly focused on developing practical skills. This Program of Study involves the transmission of existing knowledge or the development of new applications of knowledge within different fields of investigation. Specifically, the practical-oriented projects are guided by academics, consultants and professionals. These projects are part of SUMAS’ innovative teaching methodology which includes video conferences with leading speakers in business schools and multinational organizations around the globe. These activities not only encourage knowledge sharing but are also valuable career-building networking opportunities. Program Organization: Length: 3 terms (full-time program) or 6 terms (part-time program). Content: 9 core modules, 5 major courses including a project in collaboration with our local and international partners and a final capstone course. Small classes. Upon request, individual lectures. Starting Dates: January, April and September. Requirements for the MBA Programs : Official certified transcripts and diplomas of Bachelor... [-]

MBA + M.A. in Responsible Management

Steinbeis University Berlin Institute Corporate Responsibility Management
Online & Campus Combined Part time 2 - 3 years Open Enrollment Germany Berlin

Double Degree Program: M.A. in Responsible Management combined with MBA [+]

Double Degree Program M.A. + MBA Graduates of the M.A. in Responsible Management from Steinbeis University Berlin – ICRM have the opportunity to continue studying towards the completion of an MBA degree. The MBA up-grade offers participants the unique opportunity to build on their studies and receive two degrees from two universities in two years. This combined program represents a benchmark for future management education as proposed by the United Nations Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME). Qualities of the Double Degree Program Participants complete two disciplines of study in a shorter amount of time and receive two academic degrees Concepts of two different courses of study are holistically integrated Modules are action oriented with a focus on problem solving related to your experience Participants enhance your personal management potential through group learning, case studies [-]

Mba - Focus On Renewable Energy And Environmental Management

SRH Hochschule Berlin
Campus Part time 3 semesters October 2017 Germany Berlin

Prepare yourself for challenging tasks in top management in one of the fastest growing industry sectors worldwide! [+]

MBA - Focus on Renewable Energy and Environmental Management

The course is Aimed Primarily at professionals from the renewable energy and environmental management sector who wish to acquire more in-depth business knowledge in order to qualify for leadership positions.

The renewable energy and environmental management sector is an area with major career opportunities. Executives who have Both experience and extended knowledge in environmental management are in high demand. In the MBA with Focus on Renewable Energy and Environmental Management programs you can acquire the Necessary business knowledge and get to know the renewable energies industry without taking a break from your work and career.... [-]


Mba Sustainability Management

Leuphana University of Luneburg
Online & Campus Combined Full time 2 - 4 semesters March 2018 Germany Lüneburg

Sustainability Management, CSR, Soft Skills, Hand Competences - with the MBA Sustainability Management Distance Management course, you will be comprehensively qualified to implement sustainability in an entrepreneurial manner. Since its founding in 2003, the continuing education program has been one of the leading "Green MBA" programs worldwide, offering a unique and optimal combination of management knowledge, personality development, soft skills and responsible corporate management. [+]

SUSTAINABILITY MANAGEMENT - CSR - COMPANY MANAGEMENT Sustainability management, CSR, soft skills, skills - with the Fernstudium MBA Sustainability Management You will be comprehensively qualified to implement sustainability. Since its founding in 2003, the continuing education program has been one of the leading "Green MBA" programs worldwide, offering a unique and optimal combination of management knowledge, personality development, soft skills and responsible corporate management. In addition to comprehensive management qualifications, you also acquire the increasingly sought-after ability to manage sustainable development and corporate responsibility through a wide range of professional and supra-scientific studies. The MBA thus qualifies the students for management positions and opens up new career opportunities. YOU WILL "CHANGE AGENT FOR SUSTAINABILITY" We are looking for personalities with a first degree, which would like to promote a sustainable development in business and society and strive for a career move. The course can be designed flexibly and be completed either full-time within one year or in the course of two years. The Fernstudiengang is designed for management further education and is concluded with the accredited and internationally recognized title "Master of Business Administration" (MBA). The training program combines CSR and sustainability management with innovation management, soft skills and entrepreneurship. The degree program qualifies you to shape companies or organizations in a responsible manner, thereby contributing to a sustainable development. WHAT IS THE MBA SUITABLE FOR? The MBA Sustainability Management is aimed at people who want to put sustainability into practice and strive for more responsibility in the company and... [-]

MBA in Sustainable Mobility Management

TU-Campus EUREF
Campus Full time 3 semesters October 2017 Germany Berlin

Beginning in the academic year 2017/2018, the Technical University of Berlin (Technische Universität Berlin) is offering a new master’s program on Sustainable Mobility Management on the EUREF Campus in the centre of Berlin. The course targets transport engineers, transport and mobility experts, planners, architects, and sustainability project managers who want to gain in-depth, special knowledge in the field of sustainable mobility management. [+]

MBA Programs in Sustainability Studies. Sustainable Mobility Management (MBA) TU-Campus EUREF Beginning in the academic year 2017/2018, the Technical University of Berlin (Technische Universität Berlin) is offering a new master’s program on Sustainable Mobility Management on the EUREF Campus in the centre of Berlin. The course targets transport engineers, transport and mobility experts, planners, architects, and sustainability project managers who want to gain in-depth, special knowledge in the field of sustainable mobility management. The growing environmental impact of transport systems, as well as their energy voracity, requires new approaches and new concepts. This MBA offers an integrative design across disciplines, addressing a range of different perspectives. The theory and practice-driven approach gives students both a conceptual understanding and the skills needed to tackle practical problems, covering the needs of strategy development, analysis and implementation, complex decision making and project management. The academic directors are Professors Dr. Hans-Liudger Dienel and Prof. Dr. Andreas Knie. The academic coordinator is Dr. Massimo Moraglio. Course Structure The first semester is dedicated to the fundamentals of mobility and sustainability, considering these issues under different angles, such as economic factors, social and managerial elements, as well as including technological drivers. In the second semester, current trends, the future of transport, as well as a transition toward sustainable mobility are the main areas of concentration. Furthermore, given the intricacies of mobility, governance and management of complex structures are to be considered. A lecture series provides world-based case studies. The third semester is largely devoted to the master... [-]

Mba Integrated Sustainability Management - Quar

University of Applied Sciences Zittau/Goerlitz
Online & Campus Combined Part time 5 semesters October 2017 Germany Zittau

"Integrated Sustainability Management - QUAR" is an expression of the policy of the University of Zittau / Görlitz, new market- and application-oriented courses [+]

MBA Integrated

Sustainability Management - QUAR

 

The accredited MBA course

 

"Integrated Sustainability Management - QUAR" is the expression of Zittau / Görlitz University's policy of creating new market- and application-oriented courses.

 

The degree program enables graduates to meet the needs of the present day, which are characterized by globalization, a scarcity of resources and a growing competition. Sustainability management is a challenging cross-section task that requires systematic processes, adaptive structures, and efficient internal and external communication. The four named ones illustrate the areas of concern that an entrepreneurial sustainability management from our point of view encompasses:... [-]


Master of Business Administration (SHU MBA)

MBA Center and Global Management Education Institute, Shanghai University
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 3 years September 2017 China Shanghai + 1 more

SHU MBA is one of the first MBA programs in China committed to the whole-person development curriculum, which include three categories of modules “Global Local and Specific Business Skills”, “Personal Development and Leadership”, action-learning emphasized “Career Intelligence”. [+]

Master of Business Administration (SHU MBA)

SHU MBA is one of the first MBA programs in China committed to the whole-person development curriculum, which include three categories of modules “Global Local and Specific Business Skills”, “Personal Development and Leadership”, action-learning emphasized “Career Intelligence”. The “Personal Development and Leadership” courses and action-learning “Career Intelligence” courses are articulated as compulsory credits (about 30-40% of 60 total credits) in addition to its Global Local Business Skills courses.

 

Glocal Excellence

 

Ranked Topin 2009, GLMBA, the flagship program of SHU MBA, was ranked the best in China amongst all MBA programs in group 5 and 6 of the fifth and sixth batches of MBA programs in China. SHU MBA may be the first MBA education in China with a focus on a GLOBAL LOCAL subject framework: by integrating global standards and thinking into local practice. SHU MBA uses its social recognition and actions to prove its full commitment to delivering a responsible education that will further each and every one of our ongoing and prospective MBA students.... [-]


MBA in Sustainable Business

Business School Lausanne
Campus Full time 18 months September 2017 Switzerland Lausanne

The MBA in Sustainable Business is a 1.5-year joint program of two leading Swiss universities: Business School Lausanne and University of St. Gallen. [+]

MBA in Sustainable Business | A world-class program in Business & Sustainability 

The MBA in Sustainable Business is a 1.5-year joint program of two leading Swiss universities: Business School Lausanne and University of St. Gallen:

A 6-month MBA at Business School Lausanne A 1-year Diploma in Sustainable Business by BSL and University of St. Gallen

While the MBA part provides you with a solid business foundation and enhances your leadership skills, the Diploma in Sustainable Business part equips you with the skills and competences to work in the area of business sustainability. The result is a program that shapes you into a self-aware, sustainability-conscious management professional and gives you the foundation to grow as a leader.... [-]


MBA Metro

Presidio Graduate School
Campus Full time 24 - 27 months September 2017 USA Seattle

The Seattle Metro MBA offers our MBA curriculum with a track focused on Sustainable Business. Most classes in the Metro MBA program meet in the historic Masins Building, a beautiful Pioneer Square building which also houses Social Venture Partners and Impact Hub Seattle, a co-working space for social entrepreneurs. [+]

The Seattle Metro MBA offers our MBA curriculum with a track focused on Sustainable Business. Most classes in the Metro MBA program meet in the historic Masins Building, a beautiful Pioneer Square building which also houses Social Venture Partners and Impact Hub Seattle, a co-working space for social entrepreneurs.

The Metro MBA curriculum covers traditional business fundamentals—economics, accounting, finance, marketing, operations and strategy—all through the lens of sustainability. Students learn conventional and non-conventional theory, while working in teams on real-world applied projects in virtually every class. As a capstone sequence, students undertake a project in entrepreneurship or intrapreneurship. In the second year of the program, students also have a number of elective options, including study abroad, a residential program on creativity and innovation, concentrations in finance or cooperative management, or deeper engagement in organizational leadership through the ALP course sequence in the Seattle Hybrid MBA program.... [-]