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EXECUTIVE EDUCATION

 

Customized Solutions to meet your individual requirements


 
 

CREATE YOUR OWN PROGRAM

Generate the best sustainable impact on your business with your own program:

  • Jointly developed individual Executive Education Solutions addressing current and future key challenges of your company or business unit
     
  • Supporting different types of organizations as medium-sized companies, international organizations, NGO’s and consultants, and public authorities

FLEXIBLE SOLUTIONS WITH FULL-SERVICE SUPPORT

Benefit of unique training opportunities supported by your full-service partner:

  • at Jacobs University’s international campus
     
  • directly at your company or as blended learning solution

The content of the training modules is based on current fields of research of Jacobs University faculty, latest market trends and individual challenges of our cooperation partners.

DEVELOPMENT STEPS TO YOUR PROGRAM

Experts of Jacobs University Business Solutions will assist you in recognizing the potential, elaborate training needs and guide you through the whole process to develop outstanding programs by creating your own customized solution.

Enjoy the support of a full service partner with state of the art program offers – from consultation to conception up to the implementation of an entire campaign, step by step through all phases and partnership programs. Choose your favorite course language for maximum qualification results.

IMPACT STORIES

WEICHAI GROUP (CHINA)

WEICHAI POWER – LEADERS OF TOMORROW

Imagine travelling to the other side of the world to study modern management techniques combined with state-of-the-art production technology for a whole semester. That’s what Weichai’s future decision makers are doing since 2017.

Weichai Power, a Chinese corporation with more than 42.000 employees and specialized in research and development, manufacturing and sale of diesel engines, sends employees to Jacobs University for tailormade, four-month executive education programs of knowledge transfer combined with international experiences and practical company visits and exchanges to advance their personal careers.

The participants are mainly living and studying on the international campus of Jacobs University Bremen to be trained in several fields, such as project management, supply chain management, digitalization, Industry 4.0 and smart manufacturing, etc. A high emphasis is laid on practical learning. The participants experience the attained knowledge during site visits to well-known global industry players from Germany, each market leaders in different automotive sectors as well as leading companies in industrial production and digitalization.

Furthermore, the participants join and shadow their German colleagues from companies such as Linde Hydraulics or KION in which Weichai Power holds stakes. The program has been running successfully with several batches since 2017 and more than 60 participants graduating the program so far.
 

THE SCHAEFFLER GROUP

THE SCHAEFFLER PURCHASING EXCELLENCE PROGRAM

As many industry producers, the Schaeffler Group faces various demanding challenges of changing markets. The field of purchasing has a major impact for the future development of the whole industry.

The executive education program, tailormade according to the needs and challenges of Schaeffler Group, was established as a blended learning offer. The aim is to efficiently train Schaeffler's purchasers for future challenges in the automotive sector while providing participants with targeted preparation for their next career step.

Since 2020, experienced purchasing professionals attended customized seminars at Jacobs University on topics such as logistics & supply chain management, negotiation training and techniques, innovation management in purchasing, working capital and purchasing strategy. With 20 participants per module, the customized program is partly made up of virtual content and partly of in-person events as blended learning solution.

Besides the executive education program, the German automotive and industrial supplier also cooperates with Jacobs University through knowledge transfer projects and as part of Schaeffler’s PhD program. The tailormade executive education program awards ECTS credit points. Thus, the participants can make use of these credits for their academic career, for example towards a University Master Program requirement.
 

Training Areas

Program Components

Based on a modular system, all programs are customized in terms of duration, content and methodology.

A balanced combination of theory and practice, with keynotes and workshops held by specialists in their fields on campus, paired with exclusive practical insights during relevant field trips and guided tours, will ensure your success.

The hands-on approach is increasing your learning outcome. Participants will develop individual skills, competencies and new approaches needed to face future challenges and can apply learnings immediately after returning to their company.

Practical implementation and academic standards are guaranteed as clients are closely integrated in all steps and benefit from fast program developments and high transparency.


 

BENEFIT FROM ADDITIONAL SERVICES

CUSTOMIZED EVENTS AND SERVICES

  • Cultural Experience and Team Building Events
  • Campus- / Lab-Tour at Jacobs University Bremen
  • Company Visits and Excursions
  • Additional Communications- & PR-Package
  • Student Challenges & Incentives
  • Business Academy Programs and Certificates
  • Graduation Ceremony

YOUR FULL-SERVICE SUPPORT ON REQUEST

  • Personal Program Manager and Customer Contact during entire program-life-cycle
  • Full documentation and on-going evaluations
  • Language Courses and Translation Services
  • Executive Coaching & Executive Consulting
  • Travel Planning, full Accommodation
  • Assistance with visa and travel formalities
  • Guest Support on Site

CONTACT US

 

Reach the Jacobs University Business Solutions team by
phone: +49 421 - 200 44 10,
email: business [at] jacobs-university.de,

or simply use the contact form.

 
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