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Corvinus becomes AMBA accredited university

2020-06-30 12:21:02

Corvinus becomes first AMBA accredited business school in Hungary.

Corvinus University of Budapest has received accreditation from renowned AMBA, the Association of MBAs. This international organisation is one of the world’s leading authorities on post-graduate business education. Fewer than 300 business schools in the world hold this accreditation, the first in Hungary being Corvinus.

Accreditationfrom AMBA represents the highest standard of achievement in post-graduate businesseducation. Its rigorous assessment criteria ensure that only thehighest-calibre programmes which demonstrate the best standards in curriculum,teaching and student interaction can obtain accreditation.

Uponreceiving the accreditation, all current MBA students and MBA alumni of theCorvinus University of Budapest are invited to join AMBA’s global membercommunity of more than 49,000 students in more than 150 countries. Membershipoffers an opportunity for networking, thought leadership, career development,and a variety of other benefits.

At present Corvinus offers twoexecutive MBAs and one full time MBA. The members of AMBA’s accreditation panel have of course visited the university and inthe light of their experience commended the practical relevance ofteaching in the various programs. They also complimented the university on its strongand unique corporate and public connections. When students were spoken to by thepanel, they praised the quality of organisational support they received duringtheir MBA learning experience. Alumni also were seen to value the strongbranding and positioning of Corvinus in the national and regional market of theuniversity sector. The visiting panel representedsenior management at AMBA-accredited business schools globally, that is,international experts.

Péter FehérDean of Postgraduate and Executive Programs of the Corvinus University ofBudapest said:

Receiving the AMBA accreditation is a very importantmilestone in the life of Corvinus University of Budapest. Becoming part of agroup of only less than 300 business schools in the world, demonstrates ourcommitment for internationally recognised and quality executive programmes. Weare devoted to continuously develop our programmes to prepare our MBA studentsfor the future challenges of the business and economic world.



AnthonyRadev Corvinus President added,

One of the priorities of the Corvinus RenewalProgram launched in 2019 was to receive AMBA accreditation. We are convinced tohave taken an enormous step towards our goal set for 2030 and Corvinus willindeed become the best university of the Central-East European region in thefields of business and social sciences.

Theaccreditation is international in scope and reach, and AMBA works under thebelief that accredited programmes should be of the highest standard and reflectchanging trends and innovation in post-graduate management education.

Andrew Main Wilson, Chief Executiveof the Association of MBAs and Business Graduates Association (BGA), said, 

Corvinus University ofBudapest is an excellent University and we are delighted to welcome them to ournetwork of world leading Business Schools. We believe that MBA, DBA andmaster’s degree programs must maintain the highest quality and remain currentamid ever-changing trends and innovation across industry sectors.

Finda list of all AMBA accredited Schools here.

AboutAMBA and BGA:

Spearheading excellence andtrailblazing innovation, for more than 50 years the Association of MBAs (AMBA) has been the impartial authority onpost-graduate management education. AMBA established that vision in 1967 and,in a volatile, uncertain world, it’s as relevant today as it was then. AMBA iscommitted to raising the profile and quality standards of business educationinternationally, for the benefit of Business Schools, students and alumni,employers, communities and society.

Further information on the organisation is availablehere. 

TheBusiness Graduates Association (BGA)is an international membership and accreditation body of world-leading andhigh-potential Business Schools that share a commitment for responsiblemanagement practices and lifelong learning, and that are looking to provide apositive impact on their students, communities and the economy as a whole.

Further information on the organisation is availablehere.

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