The program is aimed at senior professionals and entrepreneurs running their own ventures with minimum professional experience of 10 years.
In exceptional cases we will accept lesser experience for those who are far ahead of the curve and have displayed an exceptional streak in their careers or community.
We are looking for people who
Have a drive to succeed and are looking to redefine their careers
Have demonstrated success over their peer group
Can contribute to the learning of their peers by actively participating in discussions and activities both inside and outside the classroom
Complete the online application and submit to your Program Advisor
Include an updated resume, transcripts/academic records (self-certified) and two professional references
Upon receipt of the application, you will be provided access to :
Submit the 3 essays described in greater detail under “Requirements for Submission”
Applications and essays will be reviewed and notification of decision will be made based upon the details for each application round.
Based upon the application review a request for a telephonic/in-person interaction with the applicant may be made
Merit based scholarship available for deserving candidates
Requirements for Submission
Two Professional References
3 Essay Type Questions: (Max 400 words each)
(Required) What do you hope to gain from the Cornell Executive Management Program (CEMP)?
(Required) Describe a work related situation where you failed, and what you learned from it.
(Optional Scholarship Essay) Cornell University is keen to select candidates with notable achievements in academics, their community or at the workplace. Tell us how your experience in these achievements will add value to fellow participants in your class?
01 3 days on the Ithaca campus, 2 days in NYC
02 Includes: Hotels/Lodging, meals, special events, and on-the-ground transportation to program-related activities
03 Does not include airfare to the US and applicable taxes
Important Dates to Remember
Application Deadline 13 June 2017 (USD 75, INR 5,000)
Application Deadline 1 August 2017(USD 100, INR 7,000)
Application Deadline 19 September 2017(USD 150, INR 10,000)
CLASS STARTS - 5 October 2017
PROGRAM FEES - $25,000
There are a total of 48 seats in the program and we offer rolling admissions and encourage candidates to apply early. We recommend that candidates planning to take loans and corporate sponsorships should apply in early rounds to allow time for the process.
* We reserve the right to discontinue accepting applications in the later rounds
Financing Options Available
While the loans are available at competitive interest rates, neither Cornell nor Pearson have a role in the sanctioning of the loans or any related modalities. All such decisions are taken directly by the financial institution at its own sole discretion. Do get in touch with our program advisor for more information.