EMBA International Study Trip


Stay tuned for information on International Study Trip 2025! The dates and destination for the trip will be released in the autumn.

Future of Energy and Sustainability, 03.06. - 08.06.2024, Reykjavik

Embark on an unforgettable journey to Iceland!

Destination for spring 2024 EMBA International Study Trip is Reykjavik. Register now and get ready to discover Iceland - country where business meets nature´s majesty. EMBA International Study Trip will broaden your business perspectives and give you an amazing opportunity to network with local business leaders and specialists in a truly unique atmosphere of Iceland. The journey will take you from the bustling entrepreneurial scene of Reykjavik to the serene geothermal landscapes.

Explore the Future of Energy and Sustainability!

During the study trip you will delve into the future of energy and explore the themes of new energy economy, gaining profound insights into emerging energy resources like geothermal energy and the promising hydrogen economy. A journey towards a sustainable future, fueled by knowledge and innovation!

Our academic partner for the study trip is University of Iceland, leading institution of higher education in the country. The university campus provides a rich learning environment, and the university plays a significant role in contributing to Iceland's cultural and intellectual heritage. International study trip offers captivating expert lectures and insightful company visits, which combine academic knowledge with real-world experiences.

Schedule: Week 23, 2024

The programme starts on Monday evening 3 June and ends on Friday evening 7 June, covering contents on:

  • New Energy Solutions, Energy Economics and Energy Markets in Iceland
  • Thermal Engineering and Power Plant Engineering
  • Iceland´s Economy and Sustainability
  • Finance, Banking & Sustainability

Investment to management development

The price for the program is 2 000 euros + VAT 24%. The program fee includes teaching and teaching material, not the travel- and accommodation costs (appr. 2 000 euros). Each participant takes care of their own flight and hotel reservations. If the participation is cancelled less than 2 weeks before the trip, 500 euros will be charged as a cancellation fee.

The program is 3 study points (ECTS) 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. The working language is English.

International Study Trip is optional and elective study module, and it´s also open to participate for Executive MBA alumni members. All participants completing the module will receive EMBA study module certificate (3 ECTS) by University of Jyväskylä.

 If you need more information, please contact:

Mr Jyrki Kauppinen
m. +358 400 248 074

Mrs Sanna Kouvalainen, Programme Coordinator
m. +358 40 805 3757