Executive MBA

You’re ambitious, driven and ready to fast-forward your career. But you’re also busy – and can’t take time off from your professional life. That’s where Vlerick’s Executive MBA comes in. Our flexible programme is designed to work around your schedule. It gives you the tools and knowledge you need to reach your ambitions. And it turns you into an inspirational leader and an agent for change in your organization.

Your programme

  • Two full days every three weeks for 18 months 
  • Three residential seminars – each lasting two days 
  • One week in either China or South Africa and one week in the USA 
  • A strong focus on leadership and personal development

Choose from two formats

We offer two different Executive MBA formats to fit your busy schedule. Depending on the one you choose, you’ll either be based at our Brussels campus, or alternate between Brussels and Ghent.

Combi format

  • When: Friday and Saturday 
  • Class hours: 8AM - 6:30PM 
  • Frequency: Every three weeks 
  • Location: Ghent and Brussels (alternating)
  • Start: 15 October 2021

Weekend format

  • When: Saturday and Sunday 
  • Class hours: 8AM - 6:30PM 
  • Frequency: Every three weeks 
  • Location: Brussels 
  •  Start: 6 January 2022
Or for ultimate flexibility, choose our online MBA programme and study whenever you want to, at your own pace, and from anywhere in the world.


Meet us




Upcoming panel talk

Meet us during one of our upcoming info sessions!

Apply for the Executive MBA and take one of the upcoming admission tests!

Find out what social impact means at Vlerick by joining our free, online MBA Panel Talk.

Why Vlerick’s Executive MBA?

The Vlerick experience goes far beyond the classroom. Everything you do – from workshops and company projects to electives and international trips – is designed to help you become a strategic thinker, ready for today’s fast-paced business world.

Why Vlerick’s Executive MBA?

Programme structure

The Executive MBA gives you cutting-edge skills, in-depth knowledge, practical experience and an international outlook.

Programme structure

Participant life

Our diverse group of Executive MBA students comes from all over the world to study in the heart of Europe – close to some of the world’s biggest companies and institutions.

Participant life


We’re looking for candidates with great potential. Find out what you need to be and do to apply.


Fees and financing

An MBA is a big financial investment. Find out about different funding options.

Fees and financing

& Rankings

Equis Association of MBAs AACSB Financial Times