Program Overview

Program Information

CEMP is a comprehensive general management program that provides you with the core competencies to manage a business. You will receive a series of in-country courses as well as shorter application-based courses that provide you with insights into current management trends and best practices delivered by a combination of experienced and well-respected Cornell professors, instructors, and professionals. The program complements functional understanding with a holistic approach to help you build business acumen.

  • 01Live Online
  • 02Face-to-Face in India
  • 03Scheduled Online Self Study
  • 04U.S. Immersion
  • 05Capstone
  • 06Case Studies / Application

Program Overview

Key Facts

  • 01Ivy League education with Cornell University
  • 02Breadth and depth provided by many schools, colleges, faculty, and instructors
  • 03Faculty and curriculum that is grounded in applied knowledge and best practice
  • 04An enriching program that prepares the individuals for the future
  • 05A blended program that works for your schedule including face-to-face instruction
  • 06A week long US Immersion program in New York focusing on leadership and a business simulation
  • 07Capstone Project, includes a Business Pitch competition with projects based on real business challenges that will stretch your thinking and approach beyond your current functional competence
  • 08Become a fellow in the CEMP Society
  • 09Leadership and Personal Development (i.e. roundtable, career progression workshops, assessments and coaching)
  • 10Excellence of individual top-ranked Cornell colleges, schools, and institutes in one program

Program Overview


The program is designed to help senior professionals or entrepreneurs prepare to take the next leap in their careers or their venture. We are seeking candidates that:
  • 01Have a drive to succeed and are looking to re-define their careers
  • 02Have demonstrated success over their peer group
  • 03Can contribute to the learning of their peers by actively participating in discussions, activities both inside and outside the classroom
  • 04Have a minimum professional experience of 10 years

Program Overview

Why Cornell

As a leader in innovative business education for the connected world, Cornell Executive Education brings more than 60 years of experience in providing customized executive education. We focus on understanding your strategic objectives, developing clear capabilities and designing experiential education programs to reach those objectives.

We leverage industry leadership from the largest Ivy League institution in the areas of innovation,business acumen, and strategic leadership.

Cornell connections offer a multidisciplinary approach and access to world-class Cornell University faculty in areas such as business, engineering, industrial relations, human resource, law, medicine and food/agricultural.




  • 01Senior professionals and entrepreneurs
  • 02Minimum professional experience of 10 years
  • *In exceptional cases those with lesser experience in their career and community will be considered.

Dates to Remember

  • 011st Application Deadline - 13TH JUNE 2017
  • 022nd Application Deadline - 1ST AUGUST 2017
  • 033rd Application Deadline - 19TH SEPTEMBER 2017
  • 04Program Starts - 5TH OCTOBER 2017

Program Fees - $25,000

US Immersion

  • 013 days on the Ithaca campus, 2 days in NYC
  • 02Includes: Hotels/Lodging, meals, special events and on-the-ground transportation to program-related activities
  • 03Does not include airfare to the US and applicable taxes
Merit based scholarship available for deserving candidates.