Sofaer Global MBA

Tel Aviv University

Program Description
AACSB Accredited

Sofaer Global MBA

Tel Aviv University

Dive Deep, Soar High in the Startup Nation

1-year Global MBA Focused on Entrepreneurship, Innovation, and Venture

The Sofaer Global MBA (GMBA) is a one-year program with a focus on entrepreneurship and innovation. Firmly rooted in the Israeli startup ecosystem, the GMBA Program is comprised of academic courses, master classes, and experiential learning opportunities in order to stimulate an innovative mindset for venturing out into a rapidly changing world. Through a synergy of management theory and practice, in just one year, Sofaer students are presented with an abundance of opportunities, ensuring that students get what they want out of their MBA degree.

Whether it's to found a venture, dive into Tel Aviv’s startup culture, or lead innovative processes in a multinational corporation, the Sofaer GMBA at the Coller School of Management provides students with the skills, practical experience and career services to achieve their goals and make an impact on the world.

International Recognition

The Coller School of Management is the only AACSB accredited business school in Israel. AACSB Schools are recognized worldwide by top employers and other universities. They have been proven to provide the best in business education worldwide. In 2016 the Coller School of Management was awarded Eduniversal’s coveted “5 Palmes of Excellence” and was the only business faculty in Israel to receive this ranking. The Pitchbook Universities 2016-2017 Report ranked Tel Aviv University as #9 in producing VC-backed entrepreneurs and #1 in the “Rest of the World” category for MBA’s outside of Europe and the USA.

Experiential Learning

The Sofaer GMBA focuses on experiential learning and enables students to prototype their own entrepreneurial and professional skills. Throughout the program, students have a diverse array of opportunities to gain practical experience: the Delta Pre-Accelerator allows venture founders and startup builders to create their own startup ideas over an 8 week period; the Consulting Projects practicum provides company innovators with in-depth knowledge on creating a go-to-market strategy for different companies, and Internships offer all students hands-on experience with leading Israeli or international companies.

Drive your Career Forward

The Career Management Center (CMC) at the Coller School of Management supports students and alumni in creating and implementing a unique career development strategy. The CMC team guides you through each stage of the career management process with lectures, workshops, networking and recruiting events, one on one meetings, and internship opportunities in various industries.

Global Experience

In a changing world where business is continuing to cross borders, a global MBA experience is becoming increasingly valuable. The Sofaer GMBA is proud to be part of the Coller School of Management, a global hub for excellence in multidisciplinary research, management and entrepreneurship. The Program provides students with international immersion trips, lectures by international lecturers from top universities around the world, global consulting projects, and more.

Semester Abroad

As the only Israeli member of Partnership in International Management (PIM), the Coller School of Management boasts 90+ academic partnerships around the world and offers GMBA students the opportunity to study abroad at one of the many partner schools.

Who studies in the MBA?

Designed for international students, the Sofaer GMBA class is comprised of about 40 students from over 15 different countries. The majority of our students speak more than one language and have lived and/or worked in more than one country by the time of application.

Curriculum

Academic Structure of the Program


Core Courses

The Sofaer Global MBA is designed for students with professional ambitions ranging from founding ventures, building startups, and leading innovative processes in multinational companies. The Program’s curriculum combines a foundational core with a wide variety of advanced courses focused on entrepreneurship and innovation. Courses are taught by the Coller School of Management faculty, visiting professors, and industry experts. See more details.

Elective Courses

The Sofaer GMBA has a wide variety of electives designed for company innovators, startup builders, and venture founders. See more details.

Delta Pre-Accelerator

The first pre-accelerator of its kind in Israel, Delta offers startup builders and venture founders the opportunity to prototype early-stage ventures (theirs or others) within a highly supportive and action-oriented environment. GMBA students will tighten their venture offering, strengthen team-leading capabilities, build prototypes, and solidify their pitch via workshops, prototyping rounds, and mentor. See more details.

Experiential Learning

The Sofaer GMBA focuses on experiential learning and enables students to prototype their own entrepreneurial and professional skills. Throughout the program, students have a diverse array of opportunities to gain practical experience; whether they aspire to be venture founders, startup builders or company innovators. See more details.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated January 18, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Oct. 2018
Duration
Duration
1 year
Price
Price
32,000 USD
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Locations
Israel - Tel Aviv
Start date: Oct. 2018
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Oct. 2018
Israel - Tel Aviv
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