From this autumn, students enrolling and completing the 18-month part-time MBA program at SEED Business School will earn an MBA degree from the Maastricht School of Management. This cooperation further improves the level of business education in Hungary providing an attractive alternative to talented local and regional professionals.
Following several months of preparation, the cooperation between SEED Business School and the Maastricht School of Management (MSM) was recently approved by the Hungarian Educational Authority (Oktatási Hivatal), thus acknowledged by the Hungarian State. The SEED-MSM part-time MBA program’s courses and curriculum are now developed jointly by the two institutions, both faculties are involved in teaching, courses are offered in two locations and participants receive an MSM MBA degree upon successful completion of the program.
“We are delighted to be able to collaborate with SEED Business School, as it is an ambitious partner with a deep network of corporate relations in the Central Eastern Europe region, where exciting developments in business and innovation leadership are taking place” said Prof. Wim Naudé, Dean of Maastricht School of Management.
“Together with our founders, MOL and OTP Bank, SEED’s goal from the very beginning was to offer the highest level business education to the talented leaders and managers of our region. By providing them an attractive alternative to the prestigious schools in the US and in Western Europe our main mission is to contribute to the development of regional competitiveness. Our joint program with MSM is a serious step in reaching our goal.” said Dr. Anthony Radev, founding director of SEED. The Program welcomes young experts and managerial talents of functional areas who have the potential to grow to general management level. The program requires a university or college degree, minimum 5 years of work experience and proficiency in English.
Maastricht School of Management (MSM):
Founded in 1952, Maastricht School of Management (MSM) is one of the oldest and most international business schools in the Netherlands with a large network of students, alumni and partners across the globe. The MSM programs offering MBA, Master in Science (MSc), Master in Management and Doctor in Business Administration (DBA) degrees are accredited by AMBA, ACBSP and IACBE.
The residential full-time and part-time MBA and the Online MBA are also accredited by NVAO. MSM also offers shorter professional and executive courses. MSM received European Tier One MBA ranking in the 2017 CEO Magazine Global MBA Ranking. MSM’s Online MBA is now ranked the 4th best Online MBA program in the world, making it the best Online MBA in the Netherlands. MSM’s Executive MBA is now the 2nd best Executive MBA program in the Netherlands. MSM’s MBA program is ranked #2 in the Netherlands according to Eduniversal’s 2017 Best Master ranking.
About SEED Business School:
SEED Business School was founded based on the strong belief that world class business education is not the sole privilege of prestigious US and Western European institutions. With the support of its commited founding partners SEED launched its first Business Leadership Program in 2014 with 18 participants. Today, SEED Business School has more than 350 participants and alumni, its leadership, management and MBA programs cover all layers of the organization, it is a trusted partner to more than 70 companies, and over 30% of its participants are non-Hungarians. SEED Business School’s vision is to become the first choice for executives in the CEE Region and to be listed among the best European business schools in a decade.
For more information about the program and to apply, please visit the program page.