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Top Development Programs in the Consumer Industry

This article is part of the "2018 Ranking of MBA Development Programs." In this year's ranking, the Consumer Industry is ranked at the 5th place of the top 10 most popular industries, and counts 63 programs in our Directory.

ABInBev Global MBA Program, Mars Leadership Experience, and ABInBev Global MBA Summer Internship were the top programs in the Consumer Industry.

Noteworthy is that ABInBev has 2 programs amongst the top 10! One full-time program, and one internship program: ABInBev Global MBA Summer Internship, and ABInBev Global MBA Program. ABInBev's full-time program remains at the top of the podium from last year's ranking. However, it has lost 15% views since last year's ranking. The summer internship has made a noticeable jump from the 5th place to the 3rd place this year, and has gained 11% views from last year's ranking. The Consumer Industry counts diversified big players, besides ABInBev that has 2 programs in the top 10.

In addition, note that all 10 Development Programs have various functional rotations such as Finance, Marketing & Communications, Human Resources, IT, Operations Production & Supply Chain, and Commercial.

Some programs like the ABInBev Global MBA Program recruit globally for Asia, Europe, North and Latin America, while others, like L'Oreal Management Development Program, is focused on one country (USA in this case).


#1 ABInBev
Global MBA Program
1 year high potential leadership program for MBAs from top ranked schools across the world. As owners, you create your own career path. It could be across functions or in different countries. Opportunities for further growth and movement are only limited by your ambition and ability to deliver results. A few of the program highlights are...

#2 Mars
Leadership Experience
The Mars Leadership Experience (MLE), previously known as the Mars Management Development Programme (MMDP), is a perfect grounding for a career in business leadership. You'll manage projects, take on roles with local and international exposure, lead teams, make decisions with...

#3 ABInBev
Global MBA Summer Internship
The Global MBA Summer Internship is the pipeline for our full-time Global MBA Program. The internship is 10-12 weeks long, starting with a global induction in our New York office. Based on your interests and strengths, you will be assigned a...

#4 Coca Cola
MBA Internships
If you are a graduate or undergraduate looking to experience real business at a multinational company, many of our regions offer internships that allow you to see for yourself what The Coca-Cola Company is all about. Being an intern means more than...

#5 Tim Hortons

RBI MBA Leadership Program
This is your chance to make your MBA qualification count on a whole different scale. To stretch your entrepreneurial skills within the walls of a successful global corporation. And to show us you could be one of our leadership stars of tomorrow. Along the way, you can expect...

#6 Specialized Bicycle Components
Leadership Development Program
Are you a results-driven individual who finds that others typically gravitate towards your ideas and follow your lead? Are you excited by navigating new markets and cultures to grow opportunities? Are you passionate about building relationships and...

#7 Unilever
Future Leaders Program
This 3-year Graduate Programme is designed to prepare Unilever’s Future Leaders (UFL) by giving them challenging jobs/roles that prepare them for business leadership roles. The Programme encompasses rotations within and across functions in an accelerated...

#8 Burger King
MBA Leadership Program
Our executive team sees the MBA Leadership Program as an important way of identifying and developing our leadership stars of tomorrow and today. So you can expect plenty of direct exposure to our most senior people, plus no shortage of opportunities to take...

#9 L'Oreal
Management Development Program
The Management Development Program (MDP) in L'Oréal Operations is a special rotational program for high potential graduates. It is designed to give participants a best-in-class hands-on training and is your passport to a...

#10 Dell
Global Services Leadership Development Program
The Global Services Leadership Development Program is a rotational program consisting of four, 6 month assignments. These assignments will incorporate the major components of the Global Services organization. This Program is designed to strengthen your technical, business and leadership skills by working with experienced... has thousands of students from 113 business schools searching its Development Programs Directory (thanks to their schools' memberships). The analyses of the students interests allows to discover the trends and the most popular programs worldwide, broken down by region, industry and function in several articles.


Posted on May 16, 2018