Learning & Development

IESE and I-WIL provide training and development at each of the pivotal points in a woman’s career.

Young Professionals with High Management and
Leadership Potential

Women graduates with up to five years experience and have already started taking on leadership responsibilities at work. They have already shown potential to take on a more senior leadership role in the future and are looking to further their career through education, training and networking.


IESE  offers scholarship for young women with high potential for the MBA and Executive MBA programs:

  • IESE MBA Scholarship for Women
  • IESE Forte Foundation Scholarship
  • IESE MBA Family Scholarship
  • IESE Executive MBA Women’s Scholarship
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Managers and Executives

Women leaders with ten years of management experience and are familiar with the day-today running of the company. From across sectors – private and public sector, public administration, entrepreneurs and family businesses – they have already developed the skillset needed to lead at a managerial level. Now it’s time to sharpen their toolkit through specific learning and development programs in preparation for the next level.

IESE offers a Focused program for women managers and executives (in Spanish):

Mujeres y Liderazgo

Transform your leadership skills to get the best from yourself – and your team. Deepen your understanding of positive leadership and the benefits of using a humanistic approach to gain commitment and trust in others. Share experiences and build a network with your peers.

Date: June 27-29, 2017
Location: Barcelona campus
Target: Women managers and executives
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CEOs and Board Members

Women who serve – or have served – on a board are at this level of their career. They may be – or have been in – are in a non-executive director role, CEO, CFO, COO, shareholder or board member of a family business. Entrepreneurs with over ten years experience are at this stage.

IESE offers a workshop and a Focused program for women at this level (in Spanish):

LinkedIn Workshop for Women on Boards

Learn to design and create your own personal brand on line using LinkedIn.

Dates: December 14, 2015
Location: Barcelona campus

Mujeres en Consejos de Administración

This program is for women on boards and those who have the potential to enter the boardroom. Through the Case Method, lectures, open panels and one-to-one coaching sessions, the program provides a truly transformational experience. Increasing personal awareness and developing a bespoke learning and development plan with one of our coaches is one of the key learning outcomes.

Dates: February 27-28 & April 3-4, 2014
Location: Madrid campus
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