EMBA Strategic Corporate Responsibility

Structure the operating models of responsible management and concretize the big picture of responsibility issues in your own organisation.


Strategic Corporate Responsibility programme offers a setting to deepen your knowledge on the significance of corporate responsibility from strategic perspective, as a part of the organisation´s business and management structure. The approach is versatile and practical, including critical evaluation on different measurement and implementation models of corporate responsibility. The programme is targeted for business managers, and for those interested in developing their business - in the future only the responsible organisations succeed.

As a programme participant you will:

  • Understand the meaning of corporate responsibility as a part of organisation´s business environment and strategy
  • Structure your understanding on managing the operating models and reporting tools of corporate responsibility
  • Concretize the big picture of corporate responsibility issues in the operations of your own organisation and define the actions that are needed to manage these issues

Programme Contents

Seminar 1: Big picture of corporate responsibility. Essential questions on corporate environmental responsibility
  • The world-view of corporate responsibility issues: Organisation as a part of its operating environment
  • The biggest challenges of our time and their business potential
  • The big picture of corporate responsibility: requirements and regulation, the entity of framework, terminology, ratings and reporting methods
  • Corporate environmental responsibility, environmental issues, circular economy
Seminar 2: Corporate social responsibility, personnel and management practices
  • Stakeholder expectations and managing responsibility in corporate networks
  • New phenomena and dimensions of corporate social responsibility in the global operating environment
  • Employee experience, good management and personnel responsibility as a part of the employer brand
  • Human resource development and workplace wellbeing as a part of the corporate responsibility strategy
Seminar 3: Managing corporate responsibility and integrating it to organisation´s operations
  • Financial responsibility and good governance
  • Corporate responsibility reporting and risk management
  • Managing corporate responsibility issues, practices for implementation: cases from organisations and structuring together

Programme scope and fee

The programme fee is €3,700 + 24% VAT. The fee includes the seminar teaching, teaching materials and supervision on the assignment as well as the conference packages of the seminars. Accommodation is not included. The fee is due after the start of the training.

The scope of the programme is 6 ECTS credits of AMBA (Association of MBAs), AACSB and BGA-accredited University of Jyväskylä Executive MBA studies. You can also complete the programme as an independent module.

Contact us!

Pasi Aaltola, Programme Manager
tel. +358 40 513 4682