Introduction to TiasNimbasJan Henk van der WerffManaging Director-TiasNimbas Business School 17 May 2011
Never stop asking….. Does the educationalprogrammeaddressmypersonal and professional needs? Howwill the programme support mycareer goals? How does TiasNimbasdifferfromother business schools? Do I meet all requirements to enter myprogramme of choice? And how do I financemystudy, if I can’tcounton support frommyemployer? How do I balancean intense programme of studywith the demands of my job and myfamilylife?
Some figures 25 M. Eurosin revenues in 2010 (growth: 12%) 2.400participants at TiasNimbas per year 90% international participants in FT MBA (25 countries) 10.000 alumni total
Key characteristics Mission: To help develop responsible leaders for business and non-profit organizations who can create value and make a difference International orientation/ global mindset Academic rigor and business relevance Accreditation: AACSB, AMBA, NVAO In the Financial Times ranking of European Business Schools, TiasNimbas climbed 25 places. We are now ranked #24 out of the top 75 graduate business schools in Europe
OurAmbition Be recognized as one of the top schools in Europe Goal: Appear in the top15businessschools of theFinancialTimes European ranking by 2015.
Top in FT rankings2011 Executive Education No. 52in the world, no. 25in Europe, and no. 1 in NL “Customer satisfaction” (CSP): No. 12 in Europe and 1 in Benelux IMM: our International Executive MBA No. 21 in the world, 11 in Europe, 1 in Benelux No. 1 in “international courseexperience”
WorldEurope INSEAD 12 1 London Business School (UK)19 2 Tilburg University (NL) 44 3 Erasmus University (NL) 494 HEC (France) 82 5 Copenhagen Business School (DK) 94 6 Univ. of Mannheim (Germany) 98 7 Maastricht University (NL) 99 8 Top ResearchRanking The latest UTD (Univ. of Texas Dallas) Top 100 Worldwide Business School Rankings is based on Research Contributions Between 2005-2009
Processes, services, and key investments Invest in top faculty Service Infrastructure Program Faculty Attract diverse well-qualified applicants, Program Delivery Career Services Alumni services Marketing Recruiting Invest in Alumni activities and services Quality control Curriculum decisions Invest in (International) Marketing and Branding Invest in Career Services and Staff
Research MBA Programs Action Research Faculty Executive Programs Company Collaboration Top faculty Instructors: are on top of their field (teach the state-of-the-art), research and publish original ideas, work with companies, are able to orchestrate meaningful discussions (e.g. case method). They are interactive and dynamic.
Testimonials “Everything at TiasNimbas is organised around helping to develop the individual and prepare organisations for the future” “TiasNimbas engages you in the ambition of the organisation and creates a sense of belonging” “It’s a great learning environment: Small groups, interaction, and you can speak to faculty and get their feedback” "It is all very personal and customer oriented”
In summary… Top Executive Education Faculty A “service oriented” organisation Good physical infrastructure Professional, caring staff Customer driven Academic rigor with business relevance Good ROI for participants and their organisations International mindset Dynamic, future oriented A positive, “can do” attitude