Carnegie Mellon University, through its Tepper School of Business, and the University of Lausanne, through its Faculty of Business and Economics, are the partners of the Swiss Finance Institute in offering the Dual Degree Executive MBA in Asset and Wealth Management (AWEMBA). This program is aimed at executives with 10 years of professional experience in the financial industry who wish to further advance their already successful professional career. The program leads to an Executive MBA degree from Carnegie Mellon University and an Executive MBA degree from the University of Lausanne. The AWEMBA program is described in more detail on this website under
Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) is a global research university with more than 11,000 students, 86,500 alumni, and 4,000 faculty and staff. Recognized for its world-class technology programs, collaboration across disciplines and innovative leadership in education, CMU is consistently a top-ranked university. CMU consists of seven schools and colleges, among them the top-ranked Tepper School of Business. Founded in 1949, the Tepper School of Business www.tepper.cmu.edu is a pioneer in the field of management science and analytical-decision making. The school’s notable contributions to the intellectual community include eight Nobel laureates. The school is among those institutions with the highest rate of academic citations in the fields of finance, operations research, organizational behaviour and production / operations.
Founded in 1537, the University of Lausanne (UNIL) is composed of seven faculties where over 12,000 students and over 2,200 professors and researchers work and study. Emphasis is placed on an interdisciplinary approach, with close cooperation between students, professors and teaching staff. Founded in 1911, HEC Lausanne, the Business and Economics Faculty at the UNIL, educates responsible leaders and generates ideas which mark their time. Situated on the shores of Lake Geneva, at the centre of an exceptional cultural network and at the heart of a vibrant business community made up of multinationals and SMEs, HEC Lausanne is a powerhouse of research and teaching in management and economics. Committed to its core values of excellence, professional responsibility and international openness, HEC Lausanne offers Bachelor and Master degrees, Executive MBAs, PhD programmes as well as tailor-made services for companies.
To find out more see www.unil.ch/hec