U-SCHOOL – Developing entrepreneurial leaders to make transformation happen

U-SCHOOL is an entrepreneurial leadership programme that consists of four modules, each lasting three days and taking place in Berlin.

Entry Level: 3 years of professional work experience
Duration: 6 months (part-time)
Language Of Instruction: English


The objective of U-SCHOOL is to develop entrepreneurial leaders to make transformation happen in Europe. Driven by solving real-world problems, the three modules of U-School are FROM STRENGTHS TO NEEDS, FROM NEEDS TO SOLUTIONS and FROM SOLUTIONS TO ACTION. The programme targets participants from across Europe with diverse educational backgrounds. Throughout the programme, participants build a sustainable network with their peers, alumni, professors, experienced practitioners and successful mentors.

What you will learn

Module Design

  • Berlin
    3 days
    Berlin3 days Where to start? The aim of module 1 is to develop purpose driven opportunities to make transformation happen.
  • Turin
    4 days
    Turin4 days In module 2, we are diving deep into your most impactful opportunity.
  • Berlin
    3 days
    Berlin3 days We develop an impactful solution design to seize your opportunity.

Get the complete course brochure

The complete guide to the U-School programme offered by the Jean-Baptiste Say Institute and ESCP Business School.

  • Meet the faculty
  • Selection of mentors
  • Learn about our approach
  • Alumni network information
  • Admission requirements & procedures
Would you like to know more? Alison Masse Manager Executive & Entrepreneurship Programmes +49 (0) 30 32 007 173
The leader of a family business demands the ability to seize chances while keeping up the approved business model. That’s one of the main challenges in a family business. Growing into a family business sometimes needs external support. Family business leaders will benefit from U-SCHOOL by obtaining insights into challenging business cases and through a top-class network. It is what you need to develop into a responsible leader much quicker. Alexander Sixt
Member of the Executive Board, Sixt SE
I especially enjoy the tandem teaching concept. Every session provides me with relevant background knowledge and practical tools I can share with my team to get my project implemented into our business. Karin Göhre
Strategic Marketing Manager, Bayer Pharma AG

Would you like to know more?

Alison Masse Manager Executive & Entrepreneurship Programmes +49 (0) 30 32 007 173