HEC Lausanne, Faculty of Business and Economics at the University of Lausanne
Founded in 1537, the University of Lausanne (UNIL) is composed of seven faculties where over 12,000 students and over 2,200 professors and researchers work and study. Emphasis is placed on an interdisciplinary approach, with close cooperation between students, professors and teaching staff. Founded in 1911, HEC Lausanne, the Business and Economics Faculty at the UNIL, educates responsible leaders and generates ideas which mark their time. Situated on the shores of Lake Geneva, at the centre of an exceptional cultural network and at the heart of a vibrant business community made up of multinationals and SMEs, HEC Lausanne is a powerhouse of research and teaching in management and economics. Committed to its core values of excellence, professional responsibility and international openness, HEC Lausanne offers Bachelor and Master degrees, Executive MBAs, PhD programmes as well as tailor-made services for companies.
To find out more about the HEC Lausanne, Faculty of Business and Economics at the University of Lausanne, visit www.hec.unil.ch
The Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University
The Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University, located in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania, consistently ranks among the top business schools in the world. The school is honored by seven Nobel laureates among its faculty heritage – no other business school worldwide has surpassed this record. The Tepper School’s global reputation for breakthrough research and coursework is supported by a culture of innovation and collaboration that seeks practical applications that stem from the latest research theories. A commitment to practically-oriented research fueled by interdisciplinary collaboration is at the heart of the Tepper School’s academic philosophy. Areas of specialization for which recruiters and researchers recognize the Tepper School include: Finance, Financial Engineering, Entrepreneurship, Operations, Strategy & Consulting, Analytical Marketing and Technology. Carnegie Mellon University is a global research university of more than 10,000 students, 70,000 alumni, and 4,000 faculty and staff. Recognized for its world-class arts and technology programs, collaboration across disciplines and innovative leadership in education, Carnegie Mellon is consistently rated a top-ranked university. As one of the most technologically elite universities in the world, the dedication to cutting edge learning and application underlies everything that they do – with an approach to business management that allows their students to make a significant impact in business and in society.
To find out more about the Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University, visit http://www.tepper.cmu.edu/index.aspx
The Swiss Finance Institute
Created in 2006 by the Swiss banks, the Swiss Stock Exchange, six leading Swiss Universities, and the Swiss Federal Government, the Swiss Finance Institute is a unique private foundation with a vision to change the research and teaching landscape in banking and finance. With more than 50 full-time professors – a further 15 are to be nominated in the next few years – and more than 100 Ph.D. students, the Swiss Finance Institute is now the premier concentration of banking and finance expertise in Europe. The Swiss Finance Institute programs combines state-of-the-art knowledge and skills in management with practical experience and insights into the functioning of the financial sector. Participants are exposed to the latest developments within the most important business areas and technology of the sector.
To find out more about the Swiss Finance Institute, visit http://www.swissfinanceinstitute.ch/