About the program

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Our Mission

Executive Master of Business Administration Poznań-Atlanta Program is designed for participants to leverage their work experience to advance to a leadership position in private and public organizations and institutions.
The program integrates the participants’ relevant know-how, knowledge, and skills with the expertise of an international faculty to enhance general management abilities and skills for application in the context of a competitive, dynamic, global business environment.

The primary objectives are for the Participants to develop and integrate:

Analytical skills for decision making that incorporate local, global, ethical and culturally diverse dimensions

Analytical skills

Interpersonal skills that contribute to effective teamwork and provide a foundation for leadership development, and

Interpersonal skills

Skills in assessing organizational performance and developing approaches for improvement in an international business context

Assessment skills

Leadership skills needed to enhance the performance of others and to generate and manage change

Leadership skills

Therefore, our Program offers a possibility of gaining an extensive knowledge in the field of management and economics. In the course of studies, the participants’ capabilities to work effectively in multi-disciplinary teams are developed and reinforced. The curriculum and training sessions were prepared first of all for those who have or will have managerial posts in enterprises and those who decided to gain a new specialization.

Why & for Whom?

Why?

Experience is our foundation

26 years of experience in Executive MBA education

Worldwide recognition

prestigious AMBA accreditation since 2008 (granted to only 2% of business schools in the world)

Academic collaboration

long-term cooperation with Georgia State University, Atlanta resulting in a double EMBA diploma

Global perspective

combination of knowledge, academic and professional experience, and talent of lecturers from seven countries

Beyond diversity

each cohort is characterized by an unparalleled diversity of cultural backgrounds and business styles

International focus

100% of courses taught in English; international case studies as a focal point

For whom?

Our Program is dedicated to:

Double Diploma

The graduates of the Poznan-Atlanta MBA Program will obtain:

  • Diploma of Executive Master of Business Administration issued jointly by Georgia State University in Atlanta and the Poznań University of Economics and Business (the diploma is signed by the Dean of J. Mack Robinson College of Business, GSU, Atlanta and the Rector of the Poznan University of Economics & Business) – issued in English
  • Postgraduate Studies Executive Master of Business Administration Diploma from the Poznań University of Economics – issued in Polish

Accreditations

ACCREDITATION OF EXECUTIVE MBA POZNAN-ATLANTA

Association of MBAs (AMBA)

The Association of MBAs is the international impartial authority on postgraduate business education and was established in 1967. AMBA accreditation is market-driven and international in focus. It assesses the characteristics of a business school and its MBA program against a set of criteria established by an International Accreditation Advisory Board. The senior academics and corporate representatives who sit on the board constantly monitor the accreditation criteria to reflect changes in business and management practice. In 2008, Poznan-Atlanta MBA Program obtained the AMBA accreditation, the international label that guarantees the quality of academic standards in the Master of Business Administration (MBA) programs in major Business
Schools and Universities

More information: www.associationofmbas.com

ACCREDITATION OF PARTNER-GEORGIA STATE UNIVERSITY, ATLANTA

Association of MBAs (AMBA)

The Association of MBAs is the international impartial authority on postgraduate business education and was established in 1967. AMBA accreditation is market-driven and international in focus. It assesses the characteristics of a business school and its MBA program against a set of criteria established by an International Accreditation Advisory Board. The senior academics and corporate representatives who sit on the board constantly monitor the accreditation criteria to reflect changes in business and management practice. In 2008, Poznan-Atlanta MBA Program obtained the AMBA accreditation, the international label that guarantees the quality of academic standards in the Master of Business Administration (MBA) programs in major Business Schools and Universities. AACSB International The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business is a not-for-profit corporation of educational institutions, corporations and other organizations devoted to the promotion and improvement of higher education in business administration and management. Organized in 1916, AACSB International is the premier accrediting agency for bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree programs in business administration and accounting.

More information: www.aacsb.edu

EMBAC

Executive MBA Council advances executive education worldwide in a number of ways – through its partnerships, conference, and research and outreach activities. The Executive MBA Council strengthens the bonds among Executive MBA Programs throughout the world and contributes to the advancement of executive education.

More information: www.embac.org

Program Board

Barbara Jankowska

Chairperson, Professor of Economics, Poznań University of Economics & Business

Małgorzata Bartosik-Purgat

Professor of Management, Poznań University of Economics & Business

Deborah Butler

Professor of Management, Georgia State University, Atlanta, US

Aleksandra Iwicka

EMBA Poznań-Atlanta Graduate, CEE Regional Manager, CPL Jobs

Begona Jamardo Suarez

Professor of Management, IESIDE, Spain

Tadeusz Kowalski

Professor of Economics, Poznań University of Economics & Business

Jim Link

Emeritus Chief Human Resources Officer at Randstad US, Former General Manager, Human Resources at Porsche US, Board Advisor

Emilia Mackiewicz

EMBA Poznań-Atlanta Graduate, Purchasing Manager, IKEA

Anna Matysek-Jędrych

Director of EMBA Poznań-Atlanta, Poznań University of Economics & Business

Ewa Mińska-Struzik

Director of International Economics & Business Institute, Poznań University of Economics & Business

Jacek Mizerka

Professor of Finance, Poznań University of Economics & Business

Bogusław Mróz

EMBA Poznań-Atlanta Graduate, Professor of Physics, Adam Mickiewicz University

Satish Nargundkar

Professor of Management at J. Mack Robinson College of Business, Georgia State University, Atlanta, USA

Piotr Pawlak

EMBA Poznań-Atlanta Graduate, Former Senior Finance Director GSK Central Europe, Finance Director at Agrifirm Poland

Arkadiusz Skuza

Project leader and strategy advisor in launching and scaling AI-powered products/ services

Rościsław Stepaniuk

EMBA Poznań-Atlanta Graduate, the first F16 pilot in Poland, former commander of Air Force Base ‘Krzesiny’

Mariusz Szymyślik

EMBA Poznań-Atlanta Graduate, Managing Director St. Wojciech Hospital

Leszek Tasiemski

EMBA Poznań-Atlanta Graduate, VP, R&D Director, F-Secure Corporation

J. Cameron Verhaal

Assistant Professor of Management, Tulane University, New Orlean, US