Master Program

Blended MBA

Blended MBA
Master of Business Administration

Blended MBA (Zagreb, Croatia)

Next Intakes
– November 2024 (OPEN)

Blended learning is a practice where both online and campus-based learning is combined. This type of learning allows students to take 70% of the courses on campus and 30% of the courses online in the form of pre-recorded lectures. It is mandatory to take a course either fully online or on campus, as the lecturers may be different in the delivery format.

You are very flexible in choosing whether to to attend physical, campus based MBA and take a course or go online and complete the same course.

We believe that this combination can be a perfect formula for working professionals in meeting their busy agenda and schedules.

Deloitte is a multinational professional services network. Deloitte is one of the “Big Four” accounting organizations and the largest professional services network in the world by revenue and number of professionals.

Blended MBA focuses on 3 key areas that deal with Executive aspects:




On top of the core courses you have to complete, we also offer 14 optional courses that you can attend. Some of the topics include The continued rise of AI, Feeding a culture transformation , Keeping up with the data eruption, Robots, Increased value for human skills, Automation drives new skill shifts, Ethics challenges for leaders and businesses.

Overall, Blended MBA is composed of 10 – 12 core courses and 15 elective courses (complete list of taught courses can be found here MBA Program Curriculum) that will be taught by leading experts from Deloitte or other business partners.



1. Global and International Management
2. Human Resource Management
3. Global Finance & Banking
4. Marketing

Specialization is dependent on the selected elective courses


12 to 16 Months
24 to 34 Extended Weekend Lectures
10 – 12 Core Courses + 15 Elective Courses (student must choose 2-4 elective courses for the program)
24 Contact Hours per Course
Lectures are held on Fridays/Saturdays
60 ECTS Credits
Taught in English

Specialization is dependent on the selected elective courses (at least 2)

There are 14 elective courses to select from for the specialization that deal with following topics*:

• Strategic Risk Management (elective for Global MBA, mandatory for Executive MBA)
• Tax Management (elective for Global MBA, mandatory for Executive MBA)
• Private Equity and venture capital
• Trading
• Company valuation and M&A
• Digital Gatekeepers
• I as a Leader
• Risk Management
• AI for Managers
• Business Intelligence
• Cross Cultural Management
• Customer Data Driven Marketing
• Strategic Marketing
• Business English

* final list of available seminars is subject to change

Our Blended MBA (BMBA) program is designed to offer higher flexibility to working professionals and providing them the latest knowledge on management and leadership level.

Overall Blended MBA brings the following aspects to your career development:

  • Conduct professional competency building activities
  • Acquire global orientation
  • Develop real life problem solving abilities
  • Provide practical orientation to management theory
  • Get a holistic and strategic understanding of business
  • Implement innovative and creative thinking
  • See entrepreneurship in action
  • Acquire collaborative mindset
Blended MBA
Tuition Fees

Blended MBA

Blended MBA was designed in partnership with Deloitte and aims at managers that want to keep high degree of flexibility. Our Blended MBA (BMBA) program is easily compatible with your professional life as offer possibility to attend campus based (Zagreb, Croatia) program or go online and complete same courses.

Through our core courses and seminars, we attach high importance to practical relevance and direct applicability.

Blended MBA program is offered in English, brings 60 ECTS credits, and is organised into core courses and seminars. Earn your Blended MBA in 12 months or less while continuing to work and building your on-the-job experience

All of the lectures are following high standards and are delivered by our professors or Deloitte lecturers. Our professors will keep you engaged, motivated and will provide high quality teaching experience so you leverage your professional development and advance your career.

Tuition Fees

Blended Global MBA: 6.500 EUR

Blended Executive MBA: 7.000 EUR

We offer various scholarship opportunities. We invite you to carefully check which one can apply to you.




– Undergraduate degree (Bachelor) from a recognized university or equivalent

– Grade transcripts

– Your CV or resume

– ID or passport copy

– One photo

Cancellation fee (Zagreb campus)
If Student is forced to cancel the program due to visa denial, all payments and deposits will be returned
subject to the cancellation fee of 1.500 EUR which will be retained by SSBM Geneva.

Student will need to present an official document issued by authorities demonstrating the visa denial.


Blended MBA curriculum is composed of 10 core topics for Global MBA and 12 core topics for Executive MBA+ 15 elective courses for both programs. Student must choose 2-4 elective courses for the programs. We organize seminars in collaboration with Deloitte on specific topics relevant to global business and management challenges.

Full list of core and  elective courses can be found here: MBA Program Curriculum


What our students say?

  • Adina Grecu

    “It is a great experience and I truly appreciate this chance that I have received, to study at SSBM Geneva, one of the top 10 European Business Schools offering online MBAs”.
    Adina Grecu, Head of Digital & Online Marketing , Switzerland

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  • Katarina Lasic

    “I completed the Executive MBA program and it has been quite an experience. I have enjoyed myself and my expectations have been exceeded”.
    Katarina Lasic, Finance Director, Novo Nordisk

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  • Alex E. Asampong

    “SSBM is highly efficient regarding information, assistance and all tools one needs to accomplish study successfully. Undoubtedly, I am very proud of my excellent experience with SSBM”.
    Alex E. Asampong, Lecturer Utrecht University, Netherlands

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  • David Annan

    “It was a great experience and I want to thank entire SSBM for an amazing support during my thesis. I’m also proud to be part of DBA mentors after I finished my DBA journey”.
    David Annan, Author and Lecturer, Kazakhstan

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  • Elisa Simeoni

    “SSBM offers high level education with experienced professors and effective learning. This is a great opportunity to boost my career and invest in quality education”
    Elisa Simeoni, Talent Manager, i-surance, France

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  • Aser Matter

    “The greatest benefit of the program was much more than the “piece of paper”…Thanks to the SSBM for the MBA program, I know that I have all of the tools to be a successful and ethical leader.”
    Aser Mater, Director, Jaz Hotel Group

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  • Apostol Georgiev

    “Studying at SSBM Geneva has been extremely impactful for the way I look at business organizations. There are so many things I’ve learned…”
    Apostol Georgiev, Risk consultant at Wells Fargo

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  • Lisa Tamilia

    “I am very impressed with my experience in the DBA program! It is also a great network and collaboration with a professional network of great students around the globe”
    Business Instructor, USA

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  • Rohini Ghavari

    “I’m very happy with the support of my mentor. It is really amazing and I’m enjoying my journey.”
    Rohini Ghavari, DBA Student, India

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  • Abraham G Melgar

    “All the programs at SSBM have been wonderful and the teachers were extremely helpful. In my specific case, the course that helped me pay for the entire MBA degree and set the foundation for my financial well-being in life is the finance course at SSBM”
    Abraham Melgar, Country Sales Manager, Bolivia

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Experts in Business Education

We are “Experts in Business Education”. Our core values stand on:

  • Innovation
  • Diversity
  • Connectivity
  • Expertise

We offer Swiss quality through unique Experience, Exchange, Everywhere and Engagement.

SSBM Connect

How about connecting with your peers, alumni, students, professors, industry leaders and companies we work with?

SSBM enables this through our unique and innovative “SSBM Connect” platform where you can engage, interact and socialize with SSBM community!

Zagreb instructional site

Lectures are taking place at our Zagreb instructional site located at Veslacka 2A.

Some of the companies our MBA students come from

Check our gallery with student interviews, photos and latest graduation ceremonies.


Networking is one of our core strategic directions.

SSBM has signed a strategic partnership with MBA Croatia enabling of SSBM MBA students to become members of the MBA Croatia Alumni Club. This will provide to our MBA students new networking opportunities to connect with peers from same but also different industries as one of SSBM’s main objective is to have diverse student body.

MBA Croatia is the leading alumni club in the Adriatic region that has the mission to create better society.

Still Wondering Why Study at SSBM?

SSBM is a truly innovative and leading business and management school that aims at taking education to a new level!
We aim at providing a superior learning experience that will have a direct impact on your professional development.

Online Teaching Experience

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With our unique programs you will strengthen your strategic visionefficiency and leadership to manage today’s organizations.