About us

COTRUGLI Business School is an internationally recognized school, accredited by AMBA, with the reputation of the leading business school in SE Europe. Together with MBA programs (MBA, EMBA, CEMBA), COTRUGLI specializes in delivering customized company programs and Open Enrollment programs, which cover a variety of business topics. Collaboration with the world’s leading experts and more than 20.000 satisfied clients has contributed greatly to the affirmation of the School as the most progressive business school in the SEE region.
COTRUGLI Business School regional centers are located in Croatia (Zagreb) and Serbia (Belgrade), with branch offices in Bulgaria, Montenegro, Romania and Slovenia. Through these regional operational centers, COTRUGLI is creating Alumni networks in Bulgaria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Macedonia, Montenegro, Romania, Slovenia and Serbia, while at the same time reaching cultures and business environments worldwide.
COTRUGLI Business School has been awarded with the Association of MBAs accreditation for its MBA programs. AMBA provides independent proof of quality and excellence for MBA programs. AMBA’s goal is to constantly develop and enhance the quality of MBA programs worldwide. Among thousands of business schools worldwide, AMBA is currently accrediting programs from the top 2% of business schools in over 70 countries. Some of them are IMD (Switzerland), IESE (Spain), London Business School, INSEAD (France) and COTRUGLI Business School.
Positive reviews and evaluations that COTRUGLI constantly receives from the world’s leading experts and institutions have opened the door for the School to work with the best in the field of business education.


Regional Centers

Croatia and Serbia


Branch Offices

Bulgaria, Montenegro,
Romania and Slovenia

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excellent networking

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passed through our training programs

Faculty that inspires

E/MBA modules at COTRUGLI are taught by top-ranked faculty, handpicked for their deep expertise in their respective fields. Our faculty members are chosen to represent a wide range of interests and approaches that give COTRUGLI its unique depth.

COTRUGLI faculty members are also professors at the world’s leading business schools and institutions.

Numerous members of COTRUGLI faculty happen to be pioneers of innovative business models for the 21st century. In addition to lecturing and mentoring, they simultaneously work as consultants for companies around the globe, giving them current insight into the state of business today.

The distinguished COTRUGLI faculty makes a vital link between today’s goals and tomorrow’s achievements. They will equip you with the best tools available in order to unleash your full potential.

Our Faculty

Top faculty

Our faculty consists of world renowned experts, excellent professors and experienced global consultants.



Turn your contacts into contracts. Join the largest MBA network in SE Europe.


Practical knowledge

Apply your learning to real-life business cases and your own professional challenges.


Increase your value

Boost your career with an internationally accredited MBA program.


Turn your contacts into contracts!

Our Alumni come from a variety of professional backgrounds. COTRUGLI E/MBA participants are managers, IT experts, engineers, doctors, consultants and bankers, all acting in unison to provide a stimulating and challenging environment, inspire motivation, and learn new skills and tools that are applicable immediately at work. As an alternative to teaching ready-made formulas, our innovative programs enable participants to search for and create customized solutions.

COTRUGLI network interrelates and expands through the formation of companionship with highly successful managers and leaders. The power of alliance and life-long friendship with highly influential individuals for most of our participants represents a return of invested time and money even before the educational program is completed.

In the process of attending the program at COTRUGLI Business School, surrounded by highly motivated classmates, you will discover the opportunities of matchless networking which will help you to turn your contacts into contracts.

  • I will remember the last 2 years as time when I pushed myself outside the comfort zone, gained plenty of knowledge that improves my professional engagements, and overall as time of self-improvement and raising self-confidence.
    Ira Babić
    CEO / Brand Union
  • It is not only about the title, it is about the personal growth and the support I have experienced within the program. I made lifelong friendships and some of the best memories of my life. I am so glad I had the courage to think bigger and braver.
    Olivera Gvozdenov
    Director / Klett DUAL
  • I believe the program is a catalyst for professional change. COTRUGLI experience was beyond useful! I was excited about my classmates and my professors, who brought tremendous diversity of expertise and experience to the program, which immensely shaped my personal and professional development.
    Alina Pop
    Operations Director / Sitel Group
  • Those two years have been helping me to manage at three positions in three different countries and have also met me with people that will remain part of my life.
    Denitsa Stoyanova
    HR Lead Balkans Cluster @ AstraZeneca
  • The education process itself at COTRUGLI has been adapted to today’s busy and rushed way of life, but, in its practicality, it has still managed to retain the element of quality which, in the end, is how the relevant audience perceives it.
    Rade Ljumović
    Director / Henley & Partners
  • MBA has helped me to see the bigger picture. Some modules have changed my perception of the business world and some have further developed my knowledge in areas I previously knew very little about.
    Nina Strajnar
    CEO / Fliqa
  • I moved to a new, better job with significantly better income, and this all happened during the first year of my studies. Nevertheless, there are many other things I feel I gained – knowledge, networking and some really great moments.
    Kenan Kekić
    CEO/founder / T MedIT
  • While enrolling in an Executive MBA program at COTRUGLI, my expectations referred to new business skills development and network expansion. I gained a lot more! Not only have I developed as a professional, but also as an individual. Not only have I expanded my business network, but made friends as well.
    Hrvoje Špalj
    Director/Privredna banka Zagreb
  • Top-class professors in an efficient and high-quality way, tailored to fit our business schedule, delivered a considerable amount of knowledge and insight into the latest business trends.
    Ružica Petričec Fabijanec
    CFO and Management Board member / RASCO


Download a COTRUGLI brochure to learn about our programs. You can select an option for 1 to 1 meeting with our representative in order to discuss our program and enrolment options in greater detail.