Admission to the Program for Executive Development Diploma

Attending the PED program is ideal if you are an experienced manager who has recently transitioned or will soon transition into a business leadership/general management position. You want to boost your leadership capabilities and successfully manage organizational/transformational change.

PED brings you the opportunity to learn and grow with a highly diverse group of like-minded individuals. Typically participants are working as a function or department manager, or already managing a business, country or region.

Duration

The PED program takes place in two phases, comprising:

Stage 1: Foundations for Business Leadership (FBL):  20 consecutive days
OR       Global Management Foundations (GMF): 20 weeks liVe virtual

Stage 2: Transition to Business Leadership (TBL)
2 x 2 weeks on campus with inter-module support 

When

The flexible timetable means you can choose the best schedule to fit your needs. Programs must be followed in sequence.

GMF 2 2021

ModuleDates
Online

November 29 to January 23*

Virtual

January 31 to February 8*

Online

February 14 to March 27*

Online

April 4 to May 2*

GMF 1 2022

ModuleDates
Online

May 23 to July 3*

Virtual

July 11 to July 19*

Online

August 1 to September 11*

Online

September 19 to October 17*

GMF 2 2022

ModuleDates
Online

November 28 to January 22*

Virtual

January 30 to February 7*

Online

February 13 to March 26*

Online

April 3 to May 1*

Program sessions 2021

ProgramDatesLocation
FBL 5 2021November 7 to November 26*Lausanne

Program sessions 2022

ProgramDatesLocation
FBL 1 2022January 23 to February 11*Lausanne
FBL 2 2022March 13 to April 1*Lausanne
FBL 3 2022May 1 to May 20*Lausanne
FBL 4 2022August 14 to September 2*Lausanne
FBL 5 2022November 6 to November 25*Lausanne

TBL III 2021

ModuleDatesLocation
Face to Face

October 4 to October 15*

At IMD Lausanne
Face to Face

November 29 to December 10*

At IMD Lausanne

TBL I 2022

ModuleDatesLocation
Face to Face

March 14 to March 25*

At IMD Lausanne
Face to Face

May 9 to May 20*

At IMD Lausanne

TBL II 2022

ModuleDatesLocation
Face to Face

August 22 to September 2*

At IMD Lausanne
Face to Face

October 31 to November 11*

At IMD Lausanne

TBL III 2022

ModuleDatesLocation
Face to Face

October 3 to October 14*

At IMD Lausanne
Face to Face

November 28 to December 9*

At IMD Lausanne

Fee 2021

CHF 55,000* (Tuition, teaching materials, and lunch are also included)

*All fees quoted are exclusive of any value-added or other indirect taxes that may be due in any country.

*IMD reserves the right to modify the program dates, location, and fee at any time.

Admission, payment & cancellation processes

View full details

Disclaimer

IMD complies with applicable laws and regulations, including with respect to international sanctions that may be imposed on individuals and countries. This policy applies to all applications for IMD programs from individuals or organizations, and any commercial or non-commercial partnerships.