About us

Hitotsubashi ICS is a graduate business school located in central Tokyo, Japan. In 2018, Hitotsubashi ICS was ranked as the #1 business school in Japan (QS Rankings).In 2000, a group of innovators in business education founded Hitotsubashi ICS as Japan’s first global, all-English MBA program. Today, it is the global face of the public Hitotsubashi University Business School (HUB) and offers both degree and non-degree programs. Hitotsubashi ICS is well known for academically rigorous general management curricula, uniquely enhanced by deep in-house expertise on Japanese business and economy and unparalleled access to business innovators in Japan and around the world.

In the entrepreneurial spirit of its origins, the Hitotsubashi ICS classroom pushes the frontiers of business education. Through its custom signature courses, continuous renewal of core curricula, and personalized career development services, the school commits to each individual student’s learning experience. Its MBA program boasts a 3:1 faculty-to-student ratio, and its EMBA program a 1:1 ratio. Hitotsubashi ICS faculty speak and write on a wide range of topics for academic, business, and policy audiences. The academic environment is geared towards educating global thought leaders who understand and the multi-dimensional role of business in society.

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Programs

Hitotsubashi ICS students develop leading-edge business skills through hands-on learning, exploring alternative business models and frameworks, and formulating personal philosophies of business leadership. Students spend considerable time working together across courses.

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MBA

Hitotsubashi ICS offers both one and two-year full-time MBA programs. The School’s MBA career services are strong: in 2017, placement within 3 months after graduation was 96% (of which 72% in Japan).

EMBA

The highly customized 12-months part-time Executive MBA program explores the attributes and challenges of both Japanese and western management practices. The highly practical management-focused curriculum is conducted in a blended learning experience, with in-classroom courses at our Chiyoda Campus in Tokyo, virtual lessons, and three global immersion weeks.

DBA

The Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) program prepares its candidates for thought leadership in global business, revolving around guidance in writing the DBA dissertation.

Programs taught in:
English

This school also offers:

1-year EMBA

Hitotsubashi University Business School, School of International Corporate Strategy

Hitotsubashi ICS is offering participants the opportunity to earn an Executive MBA ("EMBA") qualification through a one-year program. Consistent with its long-standing MB ... [+]

Hitotsubashi ICS is offering participants the opportunity to earn an Executive MBA ("EMBA") qualification through a one-year program. Consistent with its long-standing MBA program, the EMBA will be taught entirely in English with the mission of integrating the "Best of Both Worlds". Uniquely, the ICS EMBA program will explore the strengths of both Japanese and Western management practices and seek to integrate those strengths in order to leverage them to meet the challenges of a changing business environment. The program focuses on the real world application of management theories, and as such will involve participants traveling to three locations outside of Japan to learn first hand about current issues such as doing business in emerging economies, technological disruption, and innovation.... [-]

Japan Tokyo
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English
Part-time
1 year
Campus
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1-year MBA

Hitotsubashi University Business School, School of International Corporate Strategy

Located in central Tokyo, Japan, Hitotsubashi ICS is committed to develop global leaders. In 2018, Hitotsubashi ICS was ranked as the #1 business school in Japan (QS Rank ... [+]

Established in 2000, by a group of innovators in business education, Hitotsubashi ICS was Japan’s first global, all-English MBA program. Today, it is the global face of the publicHitotsubashi UniversityBusiness School (HUB) and offers both degree and non-degree programs.

In the entrepreneurial spirit of its origins, the Hitotsubashi ICS classroom pushes the frontiers of business education. Through its custom signature courses, continuous renewal of core curricula, and personalized career development services, the school commits to each individual student’s learning experience.

One-year or Two-year Program

The One-Year MBA Program is hihgly popular within students that are usually seeking a vertical career-change post-MBA or that are company sponsored.... [-]

Japan Tokyo
September 2019
English
Full-time
1 - 2 years
Campus
Read more in English
Hitotsubashi ICS
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2-1-2 Hitotsubashi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan
101-8439 Tokyo, Japan
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