Professional Master for Executive Assistants - an online learning programme taking the role to new levels

Published: 2019-12-06

Företagsuniversitetet and IMA – International Management Assistants - are happy to announce a partnership agreement for promoting the online learning programme Professional Master for Executive Assistants.  

In recent years the role of the executive assistant has undergone major changes in many companies around the world. We strongly believe that this new online Professional Master will contribute to raising the management support profession to the next level.   

The programme includes video lectures, podcasts, editorials and interactive learning channels. Through manually graded assignments the participants can earn a tangible Professional Master degree alongside colleagues from around the world. The programme has been developed by Företagsuniversitetet, IMA - International Management Assistants and Adam Fidler Academy together with leading experts, researchers and industry professionals from around the world.   

The online format of the programme will enable all participants to log-in and study whenever they want and from whatever screen (desktop, tablet or smartphone) available to them. The recommended time spent is 6 hours per week during 10 weeks but scheduling is entirely individual and the online format means that all participants can study at their own pace.   

Företagsuniversitetet is one of Sweden’s leading providers of learning and development for professionals generally, and for Executive Assistants specifically. Företagsuniversitetet has provided learning programmes for Assistants and Executive Assistants for more than 30 years, including seminars, conferences and job market intelligence.  

Learn more at and sign up to receive a full course outline, enrolments are opening on December 9 2019. IMA Members benefit from a 15 % discount of the course fee.  

“A big step forward and a brilliant chance to be part of something new”  
Stefan Haglund, CEO Företagsuniversitetet   

”Today’s business environment requires lifelong learning. This online learning programme for management support professionals will certainly fill a gap for those wanting to keep pace with the changing skills and competencies”  
Else-Britt Lundgren, Executive Chairman IMA – International Management Assistants 2013-2019  

For more info contact Daniel Kjellsson, Editor-in-Chief for The Professional Master series: +46709182550


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