Track in partnership with UTC
From healthcare expert to entrepreneurial leader
The EDHEC Executive MBA now offers a 6 month specialisation track in Healthcare Innovation & Technology in partnership with UTC. The programme combines excellence in entrepreneurial business leadership with healthcare innovation. This option is designed to equip healthcare managers & professionals with a global business vision to lead with confidence in the fast-changing health eco-system.
You can also choose from a wide range of electives as an alternative to the specialisation track. Find out more about our top-ranked EMBA programme here.
From healthcare expert to confident, entrepreneurial leader: gain the skills and vision you need to manage the challenges and changes in the global healthcare economy with the EDHEC EMBA with specialisation track in healthcare, innovation & technology (HIT).
Equip your most talented and essential experts with the leadership skills and the vision needed to drive healthcare innovation and leverage technology to create sustainable value for your organisation.
The unique healthcare specialisation track is part of the EDHEC Executive MBA and combines the international business leadership expertise of EDHEC Business School with the technological innovation of UTC, a world-class engineering school recognised in biomedical & health research and innovation.
Business fundamentals to strengthen your strategic & business management and entrepreneurial capabilities - 15 courses to give you actionable knowledge and insights. Being part of the EDHEC EMBA cohort will allow you to gain different perspectives and build an enriching network of peers from a cross-section of industries and responsibilities. Read more on the business fundamentals and overall EMBA programme here.
2 stimulating global business trips to give you first-hand insights into some of the world’s most evolving economies and emerging markets. Read more on the learning expeditions here.
Personalised coaching and leadership development – 20% of the programme is dedicated to principled healthcare leadership and your professional development. Read more on the personalised coachin here.
A 6-month part time Healthcare Innovation and Technology Specialisation in partnership with UTC designed to give you a in-depth knowledge and overview of the key trends and transformations facing your industry:
1 individual consulting project giving you a hands-on experiential learning experience, applying what you have learned to a real-life healthcare challenge of your choice, enabling you to demonstrate your healthcare leadership capabilities.
The EDHEC EMBA with 6 month healthcare innovation and technology (HIT) specialisation track in partnership with UTC offers managers, leaders and healthcare specialists with the opportunity to develop and collaborate with peers from outside the healthcare industry during the business fundamentals and global trips. However, during the Healthcare Innovation & Technology specialisation period, you will work with, meet and be guided by specialists from the health ecosystem. The HIT specialism allows you to gain a focussed insight into key innovations and technological drivers impacting healthcare sector, whilst developing a holistic, global business vision and new international network. You can also choose from a wide range of business electives instead of the 6 month healthcare track. Read more on the elective option here.
In this module you will gain a global overview of the wider healthcare ecosystem to give you a holistic view of the key stakeholders, evolutions and fundamental technological processes & tools.
How is technology changing the healthcare industry? From the hospitals of the future to the uses of AI & blockchain, understand the key innovations which are transforming the ecosystem.
Identify the key influences and opportunities to innovate and create sustainable value in the healthcare industry and organisations.
Innovation and technology bring value but also critical questions around accountability and ethics which healthcare leaders need to understand.
Based in Lille, Nice, Paris, London and Singapore, and counting 100 nationalities on its campuses and partnerships with 280 leading universities around the world, EDHEC is a fully international business school directly connected to the business world. EDHEC’s 40,000 alumni spread over 120 countries represent a community of engaged leaders, trained to act practically and deliver solutions to the main economic, social, technological and environmental challenges facing the world.
The School has developed a unique model founded on research of real practical use to society, companies and students. EDHEC is a centre of excellence, innovation, experience and diversity, focused on impacting future generations in a fast-transforming world. The School exists to make a positive impact on the world.
EDHEC Executive Education and MBA programmes are underpinned by the know-how and expertise of the school’s faculty of academics and business professionals.
Triple-accredited, our MBA, open and custom programmes are consistently recognised in the Financial Times and The Economist rankings for providing participant and businesses with exceptional quality, value and a uniquely diverse and international perspective.
Based on a pedagogy of autonomy and interdisciplinary technological research, oriented towards innovation, the University de Technology at Compiègne (UTC) is a major engineering school backed by technological research.
UTC-Compiègne trains engineers, master degrees, PhDs and through Continuing Education to understand the interactions of technology with man and Society. UTC graduates, women and men, are well prepared to evolve in a global competitive environment, with a concern for sustainable development, respect for the planet Earth and our future generations. The UTC's lecturer-cum-research scientists, research scientists and engineers lend meaning to innovation, enabling the emergence of new axes and instilling entrepreneurship at the heart of their preoccupations. Whether it be in terms of training, research, an international open vista or interactions with companies. UTC-Compiègne is regularly ranked among the top engineering schools in France and worldwide.
The healthcare ecosystem is complex because of its’ fundamental impact on our lives, the institutional diversity and the key challenges faced by the businesses operating from small clinics to start-ups through to global medical and pharma conglomerates. From digitalization and new business models through to changing healthcare needs, companies need well-rounded leaders who are able to master the best business & entrepreneurial practices and anticipate, manage and lead innovation and change.
Denis DAUCHY, PhD.,
Professor of strategy at EDHEC Business School, Director of EDHEC Executive MBA & Co-director of the EMBA HIT
The recent pandemy demonstrated the major importance of health in a globalised world with huge economic and ecologic constraints. In such a context, new healthcare company leaders have to be able to promote innovations, new technologies and new skills, and invent new organisations to face these stakes.
François LANGEVIN, PhD, HDR
Biomedical researcher at Compiègne university of technology Head of Health technology MS program & Co-director of the EMBA HIT
Whilst every profile is unique and we consider each candidate carefully, our standard admissions criteria is:
If you are unsure if you have the right profile or want to find out if the EMBA HIT is a good match for you, email Julie LE GOUEZ or submit your profile for evaluation and an admissions manager will get in touch.
41 000€ excluding VAT
(The fee includes all tuition fees and accommodation costs for the 2 business trips but does not include the flight)
This programme is eligible for the French personal training account scheme (CPF) - Code 245001.
Choosing to do an Executive MBA at EDHEC is a great choice to help you to develop your capacity to lead and to shape your career, but we also recognise that it is also a financial commitment and requires planning. Below you will find some details on scholarships and funding options, but please get in touch to get more personalised help and advice.
We believe that the one of the greatest benefits of our Executive MBA programme is the diversity of the class. Creating a new professional network, learning from and being supported by your peers makes the experience deeply rich and rewarding which is why we have 4 generous scholarship options to help.
To support and promote equality and gender diversity in our class and in the boardroom.
20% reduction (8200 €) off programme fees (excluding VAT) = reduced cost of 32 800 € excluding VAT
To support and promote cultural diversity in our class, this scholarship is open to dual nationals and internationals currently working and residing in France.
20% reduction (8200 €) off programme fees (excluding VAT) = reduced cost of 32 800 € excluding VAT
For applicants who live and work outside of France, this scholarship is designed to encourage and support participants who are looking to gain and share a truly global vision from one of the leading business schools in France and Europe.
30% reduction (12 300 €) off programme fees (excluding VAT) = reduced cost of 28 700 € excluding VAT
For applicants who are personally financing the programme
15% reduction (6 150 €) off the programme fees (excluding VAT) = reduced cost of 34 850 € excluding VAT
The scholarships are based on the current programme fees of 41 000 € excluding VAT*. You can get more information here.
If you are eligible for a scholarship, you will automatically be awarded the most beneficial scholarship for you as the scholarships are not accumulated. To find out if you are eligible, please get in touch with our admissions team who will be happy to assess your situation.
Depending on whether you are working & living in France or abroad, there are a number of options to help you finance your programme, click here to find out more.
If you are employed by a French company then you may be eligible to get some financial support through the CPF as the EDHEC EMBA is eligible.
(CPF : Code 245001)
To find out if the EMBA Hit programme is right for you, you can start by completing our easy, online profile form and a programme advisor will get in touch for a short discussion. Or you can contact Julie LE GOUEZ.