Advancing senior careers

Our EMBA students are experienced, ambitious and dedicated to achieving the highest levels of personal and professional growth. You may be looking to advance your career within your current organisation. You may be keen to switch industries, or you may have plans to begin your own venture. Whichever track you’re on, our Careers team offers the individual support you need to gain maximum ROI from your degree. 

EMBA career impact

Want to know what a typical Cambridge Judge Business School EMBA career journey looks like?

There isn’t one. Our EMBA cohorts come to us from every possible background – engineering, healthcare, startups, the charity sector, finance, pharma, law and more and their stories once they leave us are equally diverse.

Many progress to senior leadership roles within existing firms and others use newfound knowledge and networks to transition to a different sector or found their own venture.

Careers guidance throughout your career lifecycle

Achieve a more nuanced understanding of your career path: our targeted programme of career development programme will ensure you:  

  • develop the knowledge and skills to sustain you throughout your entire career lifecycle   
  • advance your ideas and explore specific areas of interest through individual advisory sessions  
  • learn to manage relationships leveraging your peer group and our alumni community, and build new connections with recruiters

Career development programme

We’ll work with you through your entire EMBA career lifecycle. Make the most of your Cambridge advantage.

Cambridge Judge Business School Careers provides: 

Careers discussion.

Knowledge and skill development 

  • Consolidate career planning.
  • Gain sector insights.
  • Focus on applications and interviews.
  • Succeed in negotiations.

Individual advisory

  • Enjoy 1:1 advisory.
  • Explore specific areas of interest.
  • Target ideal roles.

Relationship management

  • Leverage your peers and clubs.
  • Connect with Cambridge alumni.
  • Build meaningful connections with recruiters.
Students talking.

Recruitment events

Recruiters hold our EMBA graduates in high regard. We’re pleased to welcome some of the world’s most influential and sought-after organisations to campus.

Networking: connect and engage

As a Cambridge EMBA student, you’ll build relationships with a vibrant global alumni body, recruiters, innovators, business angels, VC companies, entrepreneurs and more. Immersed within your own talented and driven cohort, you’ll also become part of the wider University of Cambridge network and College system, developing professional relationships and personal friendships to last a lifetime.

Stories of EMBA career impact

Ken and Mary Okoroafor.

An Executive MBA graduate of Cambridge Judge Business School, Ken Okoroafor (EMBA 2014) and his wife Mary Okoroafor have co-authored a book to help people find financial freedom.

Kraig and Mo talking and smiling.

In the fourth film of the series, Executive MBA participant Craig Knightley talks to Mo Tanweer, Guest Lecturer at Cambridge Judge about macroeconomics.

Dharshie Mahadeva.

In the third film of the series, Executive MBA participant, Craig Knightley talks to a Low Carbon Fuels Trader, Dharshie Mahadeva, about what she has learned from the Team Consulting Project module on the Executive MBA at Cambridge Judge.

Alumni network

Join a global community to be proud of. Cambridge alumni are active, engaged and supportive of the School and each other. Stay connected through the Cambridge Judge Alumni Network, or explore one of our 418 alumni groups.

Read EMBA alumni profiles

Our alumni network