Global MBA Experience

Scale Your Impact Beyond Borders

Our global MBA curriculum will prepare you to lead in any economy. Whether it is the diversity of our faculty and student body, our international presence or the experiential learning opportunities we provide, Kellogg’s global MBA offerings equip you to lead anyone, anywhere in the world.

Unparalleled Opportunity

Tap into the broadest array of global experiential learning opportunities. Partner with international companies to impact and drive business.

International Growth Lab

Kellogg MBA candidates team up with students from ESADE Business & Law School in Barcelona and Hong Kong University of Science and Technology to develop market-based growth strategies for international organizations.

Students apply their management skills to a real-world growth challenge facing an international business; deepen their understanding of international markets, business practices and cultural norms; and learn about managing diverse teams across time zones. Teams not only videoconference but also travel to the respective home schools.

At the end of the course, students deliver their final strategy recommendations to the clients.

Global Initiatives in Management

In these survey courses, students are introduced to a specific geographic region or international industry/market. Students plan and lead the trips while working on an independent research topic. Previous destinations include Brazil, China, India, UAE and Vietnam.

Global Experiential Learning

Solve real business challenges in these project-based classes. Students travel and work with management teams of international companies. Past projects include strategy for a South Korean manufacturer and growth analysis for a digital media firm in Asia.

International Field Research

Through experiential courses, such Medical Devices in Developing Markets, students participate in deep-dive explorations into local markets where teams design and develop new products, services and business models. Students have conducted research in India and Africa.

Exchange Program/Study Abroad

Kellogg's Exchange Program offers study abroad opportunities at 37 partner schools spanning 20 countries. Each exchange is a five to 10-week full-immersion experience. Live and study overseas, taking opportunities for independent study, travel and job search.

Extracurricular Opportunities

Outside the classroom, students can find a number of clubs, conferences, events and trips designed to help them learn more about international business and markets.

The Inside Perspective

International Growth Lab

Read about Kyle’s experience working with MBAs from Barcelona to develop an e-commerce strategy for a multinational company focused on sustainable water use.