Executive MBA in Life Sciences

Degree program

Executive MBA in Life Sciences


– Copenhagen or via LIVE streaming, if you cannot make it
– Optional Study Trip to South Africa’s wilderness


– 16-24 months, but option to take breaks
– Only 2 days away from the office each month

When to start

– 3 intakes per year
– January, April & September

Executive MBA in Life Sciences – join a World-Class Faculty on Your Leadership Journey

At AVT, our mission is to be a resource to the industry we serve. To that end, being in one of the global life sciences hubs with both pharma and medical device players, we are pleased to offer an Executive MBA degree dedicated to this unique industry.

“The Executive MBA in Life Sciences” is a specialization within our general Executive MBA, and is fully recognized and globally accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA).

As part of your journey in the Executive MBA in Life Sciences, you will enroll in the Life Sciences Executive Diploma in Strategy and Innovation. The Diploma is specific to the life sciences industry and includes business professors with life sciences expertise, life sciences cases, and life sciences peers.

The program focuses on developing, valuing, and maximizing business plans for your company. It features esteemed life sciences business professors from Harvard Business School, Kellogg School of Management, and Kingston University London. Additionally, the program includes industry lectures covering strategy, marketing, innovation, acquisitions, partnering, and business development.


Career Advancement

Graduating from the AVT EMBA in Life Sciences program equips you with more than just a degree; it gives you the knowledge and skills to elevate your career, assume new leadership roles, and spearhead organizational growth in Life Sciences and beyond.


Personal Growth

The program nurtures self-awareness, critical thinking, and effective communication, empowering you to evolve into a more effective leader and decision-maker.


Global Perspective

Immerse yourself in a diverse array of perspectives, cultures, and business practices. Our EMBA program preps you for success in an interconnected global landscape.


Pioneering Innovation

The AVT EMBA degree stands at the forefront of innovation, encompassing contemporary topics such as Artificial Intelligence in Business, Digital Strategy, and Leading Digital Transformation

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Ready to learn more about your potential next transformative in your leadership?

Begin your AVT Executive MBA in Life Sciences journey with us today.

Who are we looking for?

At AVT, we take pride in our diverse student body, which comprises professionals from varied business backgrounds and industries, and those with international experience. The leadership focus of our program plays a crucial role in fostering well-rounded individuals who are reflective in their practice and not just generic managers.

Listen to Faculty Insights on Our Executive Students in the video.

World-Class Faculty at AVT Business School

The quality of an educational institution is profoundly influenced by the caliber of its faculty. At AVT Business School, we pride ourselves on a faculty comprising some of the most esteemed and accomplished educators in the world. Drawn from globally renowned institutions such as Harvard, INSEAD, MIT, and London Business School, our faculty members are not just teachers, but industry leaders, pioneering researchers, and influential thinkers. They bring a wealth of experience and knowledge to AVT, offering you a learning experience that is truly world-class.

Join us at AVT, where your education will be in the hands of some of the best minds in the business world, and where your journey towards excellence is our primary mission.

Take your Next Step

Join an EMBA event

Meet the team during a Masterclass or an online information session. The AVT EMBA team looks forward to talking with you.

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Flexible Scheduling

Discover how AVT’s Executive MBA program offers unparalleled flexibility to integrate top-tier education seamlessly into your dynamic professional landscape.

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