30.08.2017

EMBA Change Management

– Maximise your company's capacity to change

In the EMBA Change Management programme you will form a new, more functional image of change and management. You will learn about the management models of pioneering companies and the latest frameworks of change and development work and how to apply them in your own job. The programme is taught in Finnish.


The goal of the programme is

  • to understand how to improve your company's capacity to change
  • to evaluate the usefulness of various management models and "management industry products" for challenging change management work
 
Seminar 1: Kick-Off, Helsinki
  • Management of change and regeneration – the big picture and programme framework
  • Personal learning aims and introduction to the modes of study

Seminar 2: Management thinking and underlying assumptions, Helsinki
  • Underlying assumptions of modern management and management literature and evolution of business management
  • Understanding interaction and the real nature of change management
  • Strengthening organisational capacity for change and incorporating regeneration into daily operations

Seminar 3: Managing change and regeneration, Helsinki
  • Innovation, creativity and change management
  • How do today’s pioneering companies operate? Case examples.
  • Real-time operational models and client interaction of future expert organisations.
  • Strategies of social media and digitally enhanced work


In the course of the programme the participants form a learning network where they discuss the challenges of management. The open Linkedin group is an important platform for discussing and perceiving the central change phenomena involved in management. At the moment the group has over 300 members.

The programme allows you to examine your management thinking and form your own change management theory-in-use for your personal toolbox. You will also draft a road map of your organisation's development and the process of strengthening its capacity to change.

Programme fee and registration

The programme fee is €3 500 + 24% VAT. The fee includes the teaching, materials and conference packages during the seminars. Travel and accommodation costs are not included. The fee is due after the start of the programme.

The scope of the programme is 6 credits of AMBA (Association of MBAs) accredited Jyväskylän yliopiston Executive MBA studies of University of Jyväskylä. You can also complete the programme as an independent entity.

Contact us!

Pasi Aaltola, Programme Director
pasi.aaltola(at)jyu.fi
tel. +358 40 513 4682

Helene Eriksson, Programme Coordinator
helene.eriksson(at)jyu.fi
tel. +358 400 777 054