International MBA Graduation Ceremony

Yesterday we celebrated the Graduation Ceremony of the International MBA students November 2009 intake at the Palacio de Congresos in Madrid. During this ceremony as well as the presentation of Diplomas, the award for the best entrepreneurial project doctordoctor -an eHealth website to help patients organize their medical lives- and the awards for best students…

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Experimental Learning in the International MBA

In the elective period class Behavioral Judgment and Decision Making, International MBA students have been engaged in experimental learning using behavioral simulators. In areas such as economics and finance, where traditional methods of predicting real world behavior have been unsuccessful this new methodology is receiving a lot of attention. As IE Professor Lee Newman asserts:…

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IE Business School is ranked 5th in Europe and 1st in Spain by Financial Times

Financial Times ranks IE Business School 5th in Europe and 1st in Spain in the last European Business school rankings 2010. “The annual report is an accumulation of rankings published by the Financial Times throughout the year of MBA programs, Executive MBAs, Masters in Management, and Executive Education programs. This overall ´ranking of rankings´ considers factors including…

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Learn more about our teaching methodology

Richard Barnard– Current student of the International MBA program Class of 2010 and Fellow student at IE Business School, writes again about his experience. For the International MBA (IMBA) class of 2011 academic classes have now commenced and the workload pressure is building. In Term 1 our classes span the topics of: financial accounting, entrepreneurial management,…

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Thanksgiving Dinner at IE

Last week on Thursday 25th of November, at our Serrano 105 courtyard, International MBA students from November 2009, April 2010 and November 2010 intakes celebrated a Thanksgiving dinner. This was another great opportunity of networking for all intakes and to get to know the American cuisine. “Unfortunately, when most people think about American cuisine, they…

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IE Venture Day

Last week, Venture Lab finalists presented their projects to an international network of business angels and investors. DoctorDoctor, an eHealth website  to help patients organize their medical lives, claimed first prize winning free access to the hub and consulting hours to help set up the company and obtain public financing. They will also automatically enter…

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Admissions Tip: Letters of Recommendation

At IE Business School, we take a holistic approach to evaluating each candidate. We look at every aspect of your application; as such no single element is of unique importance within evaluation, but rather a compilation of all the elements submitted. Between those submitted elements are the letters of recommendation, fundamental in “adding score points…

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