Fees & Scholarships

Tuition fees and expenses

The overall cost of the 17-month Rochester-Bern Executive MBA program is CHF 75,000 (tuition fees CHF 63,000, selected expenses CHF 12,000).

 

Tuition fees: including online assessments and follow–up coaching sessions.

Selected expenses: all required books/materials, cooperation with an alumni mentor, lunches and refreshments on regular class days in Switzerland, accommodation and some meals in Rochester and Shanghai, matriculation and exam fees as well as graduation.

Scholarship Competition

Substantial partial scholarships for the Rochester-Bern Executive MBA can be won in our online business simulation game which makes you the CEO of your own firm, responsible for business decisions involving market entry, operations, and marketing.

Early Enrollment Incentive

Early applications are encouraged and benefit from a discount.

Discount I  CHF 5,000
Requirements  Application in-house by June 15
 

Discount II  CHF 3,000
Requirements  Application in-house by September 15

 

Women's Scholarship

We offer a discount for exceptionally qualified women who are not financially supported by their employer.

Discount  CHF 8,000

Application  in-house by September 15

Requirements  Applicants need to provide a one-page essay on their perceived challenges as a woman in an executive role. Moreover, they shall send us a copy of their further education agreement with their employer.

 

Nik Kristic Scholarship

In honour of Nik, a deceased alumnus of the EMBA program who worked very hard for his achievements, Rochester-Bern supports candidates with a similar background to Nik's and more important, with a dedication to education. Only candidates who are not financially supported by their employer are eligible for this scholarship.

Scholarship  CHF 8,000

Application  in-house by September 15

Requirements  Applicants need to provide a one-page essay on their dedication to life-long learning. Moreover, they shall send us a copy of their further education agreement with their employer.

 

Swiss Venture Club (SVC) members

Long-standing individual members and Executive Board Members of long-standing corporate members of the SVC (minimum 2 years membership at program start) benefit from a one-off 10 per cent discount on the tuition fees on acceptance to the Rochester-Bern EMBA. For corporate members: This offer is limited to one Executive Board Member per company annually. www.swiss-venture-club.ch 

Discount  CHF 6,300

Requirements  Minimum 2 year membership at SVC. Membership confirmation needs to be handed in with application documents.

 

Swiss Engineering (SE) members

Long-standing members of SE (minimum 2 years membership at program start) benefit from a 10 per cent discount on the tuition fees on acceptance to the Rochester-Bern EMBA. www.swissengineering.ch

Discount CHF 6,300

Requirements  Minimum 2 year membership at SE. Membership confirmation needs to be handed in with application documents.

 

Ladies Drive members

Long-standing members of Ladies Drive (minimum 2 years membership at program start) benefit from a one-off 10 per cent discount on the tuition fees on acceptance to the Rochester-Bern EMBA. www.ladiesdrive.tv 

Discount  CHF 6,300

Requirements  Minimum 2 year membership at Ladies Drive. Membership confirmation needs to be handed in with application documents.

 

 

None of the scholarships or discounts awarded may be combined with any other reduction offered by Rochester-Bern. 

Contact

Natasha Peters
Recruiting Manager
+41 31 631 53 27

Open Days

You are welcome to join our EMBA Open Days on regular classes to get an insider's view.

Brochure

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