Executive Education


Certificate in Global Management


The Strategic Way to Develop Your Career

The INSEAD Certificate in Global Management is a formal recognition of continuous professional development in the areas of global management and leadership.

The certificate allows you to strategically plan your development needs at a pace that fits your career progression schedule. Simply complete 3 programmes, totalling 15 days minimum, over a 4-year period.

Why Choose the Certificate?




1st Class Education

The Certificate in Global Management provides you with a credential and formal recognition from the top global business school in the world. Learn from world-class thought leaders and gain fresh perspectives in the latest business trends.


Alumni Network

Join our elite worldwide network of 53,000+ Alumni in 172 countries and benefit from lifelong networking, professional development opportunities and preferential rates for all Executive Education programmes.




Within a 4-year period, you have the time to identify and select the programmes that best address your development needs as your career evolves.

How To Get Started




Personal Assessment

Talk to our experienced programme advisors for a personal assessment and identify the skills that you would like to develop or reinforce. 

Build your personalised learning development plan under the close guidance of our team of advisors.

Development Plan

Option 1: Complete 1 Core Programme and 2 Specialised Programmes

Option 2: Complete 2 Core Programmes and 1 Specialised Programme

Option 3: Complete 3 Core Programmes

Option 4: Complete 1 Customised Programme (minimum 3 days) and 2 Programmes (core or specialised)

Select and attend your programmes over a 4-year period.

Click here to view the core programmes and other specialised open programmes.


To enrol, you can download and complete our pre-application form indicating the programmes that you are considering for your certificate. A programme advisor will then be in touch to review your options and help you with the application process for your first programme.

Alternatively, you can call a programme advisor to discuss the enrolment process.

Europe tel: +33 (0) 1 60 72 43 56
Asia tel: +65 6799  5405

Email: CGM_contact@insead.edu

Sample Combination of Programmes


The table demonstrates a sample combination of programmes to qualify for the certificate.

Minimum Requirements: 3 programmes, 15 days, within 4 years

Tuition Fees*
CoreStrategy Execution ProgrammeStarts 30 Oct 201711 daysEUR 17,500
SpecialisedCompetitive Strategy08-10 Nov 20173 daysEUR 7,100
SpecialisedFinance for Executives13-22 Sep 20178 daysEUR 12,400

1 Core + 2 Specialised Programmes

within 4 years

22 days

EUR 37,000

* Tuition fees are based on published rates for that academic year. VAT / GST applies at prevailing rates. 

Hear From Our Participants




Whether you have already attended a Customised or Open Programme or whether you intend to participate in one for the first time, our specialist advisors will work with you to identify the most suitable path to obtaining your Certificate. This will help you design a long-term learning plan, maximising the impact for you and your organisation.

The start date depends on which programme you choose from a list of 40+ Open Enrolment Programmes or the Customised Programme that your company organised. You need to accumulate a total of 15 days within a 4-year timeline to be eligible for the certificate. Obtaining the Certificate in Global Management is a culmination of completing a series of programmes within 4 years. For further information on programme dates, you can access the full list here.

No, there is no additional cost beyond the total programme fees.

The minimum number of programme days needed to obtain the certificate is 15 days.

Yes, you can complete the programme in less than four years and in whatever order suits your needs.

Yes, you could even choose all three of your programmes from the list of Core Programmes. 



If you have any questions related to our programmes or application procedures, we are here to help you.


. Email our advisor
.Call our Europe office
+33 1 60 72 43 56 
  . Call our Asia office
+65 6799 5405

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