Graduation of the MANNHEIM & TONGJI Executive MBA

Participants of the MANNHEIM & TONGJI Executive MBA Class from 8 different countries have reached the finish line and now join our strong alumni network. In the festive knights' hall, the graduates celebrated their achievement with family, friends, MBS staff and faculty as well as corporate partners.


Executive MBA Programs Wednesday, May 4th, 2016

Bright faces everywhere during the festive graduation ceremony in Mannheim Palace, where Mannheim Business School (MBS) and the School of Economics & Management of Tongji University (TONGJI-SEM) said goodbye to the recents graduates of their joint Executive MBA program.

In his welcome speech, Professor Dr. Wüstemann, President of Mannheim Business School, expressed his congratulations to the newly-minted alumni. He emphasized the good team work of the class and encouraged them " to keep this unique spirit, which you have developed and nurtured over the past years. Today’s graduation should only be a milestone, not an endpoint."

The keynote speech of the graduation ceremony was given by Rosa Lee, Senior Vice President of Corporate Human Resources of Robert Bosch GmbH. 

The MANNHEIM & TONGJI Executive MBA is an innovative and unique learning experience offered jointly by Mannheim Business School and the School of Economics and Management of Tongji University in Shanghai since 2011. The part-time degree program helps experienced professionals and executives sharpen their skills for a top-management career at the interface of the two economic powerhouses and has become a Sino-German showcase project in management education.



Located in the heart of the German and European economy, Mannheim Business School (MBS), the umbrella organization for management education at the University of Mannheim, is considered to be one of the leading institutions of its kind in Germany and is continuously ranked as Germany’s #1.