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Tsinghua-INSEAD Executive MBA

Designed by INSEAD and China's prestigious Tsinghua University in Beijing, take your career across borders with this programme.  

At a Glance
22 Months
One Intake
Home Campus
China (Beijing, Shanghai & Shenzhen)

Are You Ready for the Challenge?

The TIEMBA is not simply an intensive business course. It is designed for experienced executives with intellectual curiosity and a desire to learn and challenge themselves in a rigorous academic programme. We welcome applications from around the world regardless of race, religion, gender or financial status and our aim is to build a top quality, exciting, dynamic and diverse class.

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Admission Criteria

Experience and Potential

We look for people with both management experience and leadership potential. Members of our current class have an average of 14 years of work experience (with a minimum of eight years post-graduate work experience), including at least five years of managi...

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Academic Ability

The TIEMBA is intensive, rigorous and challenging. So we insist on a solid academic foundation – usually demonstrated by a bachelor’s degree or equivalent from a recognised college or university, and the GMAT, EA, INSEAD Assessment or the Tsinghua Test. ...

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International Outlook

Our participants are expected to share cross-cultural experiences that others can learn from. That is why we look for people who have lived, worked or studied abroad – or who work for international companies with clients, suppliers or other stakeholders o...

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Asia Focus

The programme is designed for people with a strong interest or experience in Asian business. It is best suited to people living and working in the region (or planning to) – or whose work has a particular focus on Asia.

Admission Process

The admission process differs depending on the nationalities due to regulations in China. You can learn more about the application process for the different nationalities below. 

The INSEAD Assessment is now available online. Once you have submitted your application, your admissions officer will share available assessment dates with you.

 For China passport holders


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For Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan passport holders


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For other passport holders


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Application Deadlines

There are five application rounds in total, but the final application date may differ for different nationalities due to regulations in China. Please review the dates in the table as well as the information for Chinese applicants from Mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan below and contact us if you would like to clarify further. 

September 2024 Intake
(Class of 2026)

Deadline For Complete application

Round 103 July 2023
Round 2

11 September 2023

Last round for China passport holders

Round 3

04 December 2023

Last round for Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan passport holders

Round 404 March 2024
Round 515 April 2024


September 2025 Intake
(Class of 2027)

Deadline For Complete application

Round 101 July 2024
Round 209 September 202
Round 3

07 October 2024

Last round for China passport holders

Round 4

02 December 2024

Last round for Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan passport holders

Round 503 March 2025
Round 607 April 2025


Attend an Event

06 Mar '24

Master Programmes

Executive MBA Information Session | Tokyo

We will be in Tokyo for an EMBA Information Session. Antony Widjaja, Associate Director of EMBA Marketing and Recruitment, will present an overview of the programmes. Our alumni will be sharing their fascinating EMBA journeys, offering insights and inspiration. Join us for a discussion where we can address your specific inquiries and connect you with like-minded individuals. 

Venue: The Executive Centre, World Trade Center Building South Tower, Click here for map

Level 17, World Trade Center Building South Tower, Meeting room 17A+B 

2-4-1 Hamamatsucho, Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-5117, Japan


6:30 pm - 8:30 pm : EMBA Information Session

8:30 pm : Cocktail Networking Session

Joining us at the session:

Paulene Ong | Senior Brand Manager, Unilever | EMBA'25

Taeko Akiyama | Integrated Marketing Communication Manager, Microsoft | TIEMBA'25

Chihiro Sasaki | Business Director, BD | EMBA'21

Cedric Rimaud | Deputy General Manager, SMBC | TIEMBA'19

A copy of your CV or LinkedIn profile will help us understand more about you, do send it beforehand to [email protected].

If you cannot make it on 6th Mar evening but would still want to learn about the programme - please email [email protected] to set up one-to-one chat at a different time/date that week.

Tokyo Japan
Tokyo Japan
06 March 2024, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Open to Public
06 Mar '24

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Meet our Global Executive MBA Alumni | Munich

You are warmly invited to attend our upcoming EMBA Afterwork to learn more about the INSEAD EMBA Programme. Amandine Cornut, Assistant Director, EMBA Marketing and Recruitment, and our alumni will share insights on the curriculum, admissions process and career opportunities. You will also have the opportunity to ask them all of your questions. Please register to confirm your participation.


Hôtel Kempinski Vier Jahreszeiten, Maximilianstraße 17, 80539 Munich | Map


Bettina Sonnemann

INSEAD GEMBA’19, Senior Director Strategic Partnerships EMEA @Microsoft

Sebouh Yeghiayan

INSEAD GEMBA’23, Program Manager, Corporate Strategy & Ventures @Intel Co

Zsolt Parkanyi

INSEAD GEMBA’19, Senior Area Manager, Real Estate and Facilities DACH @Amazon

Munich Germany
Munich Germany
06 March 2024, 06.30 pm to 09.00 pm
Open to Public
06-07 Mar '24

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GEMBA One to One Consultation | Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
06 & 07 March 2024
Open to Public
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