Executive MBA Programme

Executive MBA Programme

Studying in the Executive MBA programme is also about sharing your knowledge and ideas with other participants and learning from each other.

Quick Facts

Designed especially for experienced managers and professionals
Two-year module-based programme
The class meets once a month for an intensive four-day module
Fifteen course weeks 
One module at Stockholm School of Economics, Sweden
One module in Asia - Singapore, Malaisa and Indonesia
Great variety of optional modules within the study fee
Faculty selected on the basis of their ability to teach experienced managers
English as the language of instruction
School premises located in the centre of the city
Strong brand name
Up to 30 students admitted per year
Accredited by the Latvian Ministry of Education and Science
Diploma of Executive Master of Business Administration issued by SSE Riga
Prominent alumni network, alumni programmes and events
Application deadline is June 1, 2016; academic year begins in mid-August  study year starts


The Executive MBA programme offered at SSE Riga combines a focus on intellectual rigor with serious business training in a format that permits business executives to continue their studies while working. This two-year module-based programme will broaden students’ existing knowledge in business administration, promote a professional career and provide global cooperation opportunities within the SSE Alumni network.

The Executive MBA classes are comprised of around 25-30 students with various academic and professional backgrounds who both can contribute to and benefit from the programme through its unique experience of group synergy.

Our team of international lecturers consists of professors who have extensive teaching experience as well as achievements in applied research and consulting. The programme involves professors from the UK, the USA, Sweden, Denmark, Ireland, Croatia, Australia, and Canada, as well as from the Baltic countries. 

The SSE Riga Executive MBA programme was launched in 2002 and 248 individuals have been awarded an Executive MBA diploma from SSE Riga.

Student Profile - Class of 2016


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Represented Industries


Age Groups


Networking Opportunitites

During the SSE Riga Executive MBA programme the students will form a network with like-minded individuals that will last a lifetime.

As an SSE Riga Alumna/Alumnus, the graduate will join the network of SSE Riga Alumni and even wider network of Stockholm School of Economics Alumni - an extensive network of more than 12,000 graduates in leading positions in business and government spread around the globe.

Entry Requirements and Application Form


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A study programme that offers a world of experience

Insider's View


My 10th grade teacher of economics told me that what you study in school for 3 years will be covered in a bachelor's degree in one course. In the Executive MBA courses, I have noticed that what I learned during my bachelor studies is covered in the first two hours.


Zeev Strutsovski
Member of the Board
R.Evolution, Latvia


So far the Executive MBA programme has fulfilled everything I wished for when I joined the programme. Every single module we have had has taught me something new or broadened my existing knowledge – mostly thanks to good lecturers from different countries and backgrounds, all of them on the cutting edge of their field.


Meelis Aus
Line Manager, Radio Access Networks
Ericsson, Estonia


The SSE Riga Executive MBA is a great development experience that elevates you to the next business level in 1- 1,5 years, thanks to well-balanced multidimensional programme, the professional international faculty, and a module design that allows you to focus on learning. In my case it allowed me to get a position as an International Director during my studies.

Sergei Selivanov
Director International Premium Brands, Central and Eastern Europe
Anheuser Busch InBev, Russia


Nellija Titova
Director of Executive Education and
Executive MBA Department 
Phone: +371 67015816
Mobile: +371 26437742


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