RSM joins 11 global business schools in developing online executive education / Photo by Jonathan van Rijn.
RSM joins 11 global business schools in developing online executive education / Photo by Jonathan van Rijn.

Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University (RSM) has become a member of the FOME (Future of Management Education) Alliance. With its mission to ignite a digitally innovative approach to business education, the FOME Alliance, firmly believes that online learning can bring transformative changes to individuals, institutions and communities. RSM's dedication to excellence in management education aligns with FOME's vision for the future, connecting the Netherlands’ top business school with 11 other leading business schools from around the world.

As part of the FOME Alliance, RSM engages in working groups and collaborations to drive innovation in transforming pedagogies and digital assessment. This works to further leverage the power of content sharing and virtual exchange and to learn more about designing ambitious global programmes to attract equally ambitious business students from around the world.

Activating worldwide learning

With its alliance membership, RSM can go on to develop world-class online executive education, and build a robust base of research into online learning.

Dean of education at RSM, Prof. Michel Lander, expressed his enthusiasm about this partnership, saying, “RSM aims to provide transformative education for a sustainable digital economy, and FOME aligns perfectly with that goal. We are proud to be part of this alliance and look forward to being an active member, working together to shape the future of business education.”

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Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University (RSM) is one of Europe’s top-ranked business schools. RSM provides ground-breaking research and education furthering excellence in all aspects of management and is based in the international port city of Rotterdam – a vital nexus of business, logistics and trade. RSM’s primary focus is on developing business leaders with international careers who can become a force for positive change by carrying their innovative mindset into a sustainable future. Our first-class range of bachelor, master, MBA, PhD and executive programmes encourage them to become critical, creative, caring and collaborative thinkers and doers.

For more information about RSM or this release, please contact Erika Harriford-McLaren, communications manager for RSM, on +31 10 408 2877 or by email at

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