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Luxembourg College Night 2017

For the first time ever in Luxembourg, nearly 25 universities will be represented at this American style university fair. From major research institutions to small liberal arts colleges, to one of America’s most highly regarded music conservatories, Luxembourg College Night will offer attendees the unique opportunity to find the university program that fits them.

With over 3,000 universities in the United States, the variety and depth of university programs is a major strength and international students are a major part of the diversity of American university and college campuses.

Sacred Heart University is proud to participate in this inaugural event in collaboration with the U.S. Embassy in Luxembourg, EducationUSA and the International School of Luxembourg. We are excited to present and discuss our BA programs offered at our main campus in Fairfield, CT (U.S.A.), as well as our AACSB accredited MBA programs offered at both the U.S. and Luxembourg campuses.

Antoine Rech, MBA
Administrative Director
Sacred Heart University Luxembourg

Scholarships to study in the U.S. are available from a wide variety of sources. There is also support available from the Government of Luxembourg.(CEDIES)

Here in Luxembourg and around the world the U.S. Department of State supports the EducationUSA program to provide resources and encouragement to international students wishing to study in the U.S.

If you are interested in Bachelors, Master’s or Ph.D. level education in the U.S. we invite you to Luxembourg College Night to learn more. Advisors from EducationUSA will be present at the fair to respond to your questions.

From 17:00 to 18:00 there will be an info session on the U.S. university application and admissions process.

From 18:00 to 20:00 there will be the open university fair where you can speak with university representatives.

Entry is FREE. Parking available at P&R Bouillon. Food and drinks will be available for purchase.

For more information contact:

SHU looks forward to meeting you on October 5, 2017!

Master Your Potential! SHU MBA Info Session: July 26, 12:30 p.m.

Info Session

Looking for a new challenge?
Register today for one of our upcoming Information Sessions.
Find out how Luxembourg’s only AACSB accredited MBA can help you to reach your new career heights! Register below!

Located at the Chamber of Commerce of Luxembourg


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Any Questions?

Meet with MBA Admissions representatives for an on-campus information session to learn about what makes the SHU Jack Welch College of Business MBA program unique, the flexible nature of the program, and the ins-and-outs of the application process. Learn more about our Part-Time MBA  MBA with internship  Certificate — 1-week seminar programs in a presentation given by the Administrative Director. Admissions staff will be available to discuss admission requirements and procedures, as well as financial options for each of our academic programs. Register above!

You are also welcome to sign up for an individual consultation to obtain more personal career advice.

If you cannot attend this information session, contact us for an appointment:



  • Complete at your own pace or in a minimum of 18 months
  • Evening classes
  • Flexible entry dates
  • International faculty and student body
  • AACSB accredited
  • Formally recognized by the Luxembourg Ministry of Higher Education & Research
  • Financial Help available
  • Possibility of internship


  • Negotiations
  • Team Management
  • Project Management
  • Alternative Investments
  • Corporate Sustainability
  • Social Entrepreneurship
  • Luxembourg Labor Law
  • International Business Strategies
  • and more...

1-week seminars

Celebrating 25 years of excellence in business education in Luxembourg, the MBA Programs at SHU boast over 35,000 alumni in approximately 50 countries around the globe.

If you have a passion for business, consider the MBA Programs at the SHU Jack Welch College of Business. Keep your days free for a job or other commitments and attend classes in the evening. The MBA programs offer a rigorous, cross-functional curriculum, experienced faculty, and hands-on learning opportunities designed to enhance team-building and leadership skills. Career experience and maturity of peers create a dynamic environment in which students learn as much from each other as they do from the faculty. The MBA Programs offer a highly effective way to enhance your knowledge and skills and revitalize your career potential.

Come meet us at the Chamber of Commerce to know more about the advantages of taking a world-class MBA in Luxembourg!

25th Anniversary Ceremony Photos

The 25th Anniversary Ceremony of Sacred Heart University LuxembourgThursday, June 15, 2017, 6:00 pmHonorary Degree…

Posted by Sacred Heart University Luxembourg on Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Photos by: Marion Dessard
© Sacred Heart University Luxembourg



SHU End of Academic Year Party 2017



The Alumni Association is a great way to network, this is why students are always welcome to join any SHULA events! So why don’t you take the opportunity to join the SHULA celebrate the End of the 2016-2017 Academic Year!


SHULA-Thursday, July 13, 7:00 pm, Jakob's House
SHU Alumni Networking Drink: End of Academic Year Party
  • Location: JAKOB’S, 9 Rives de Clausen (parking facilities at Rives de Clausen & bus connections)
  • Date & time: Thursday, July 13, at 7:00 pm
  • Food: Finger food offered by the Alumni Association & SHU
  • Drinks: Complimentary drinks from 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm offered by the Alumni Association & SHU

Please join us if you want to spend an evening networking and connecting with students, alumni and friends in a relaxed environment! Activate your personal network to ensure a great turnout!

We look forward to seeing you there!




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Sacred Heart University -25th Graduation Ceremony: A Night to Remember

36 graduates of Sacred Heart University began a new journey on December 9, 2016, after receiving diplomas and words of advice and encouragement from business leaders, scholars and classmates.

Dr. John Chalykoff, Dean, Sacred Heart University (Fairfield, CT), commenced the 25th Graduation Ceremony by congratulating the graduates and addressed, “You are graduating from a very special program, one where the faculty and staff have been dedicated to your success. And the Luxembourg students continue to be among the very best we have in Welch College. We will be proud to have you as alumni”.

Dr. John Chalykoff, Dean, Jack Welch College of Business, Sacred Heart University

Before the eager graduates were called upon to receive their diplomas, Ms. Kelsey Hopper opened the ceremony by singing the National Anthem of the United States of America.

Ms. Kelsey Hopper singing the National Anthem of the United States of America – ‘The Star Spangled Banner’

The keynote speaker of the 25th Graduation Ceremony was Prof. Georges Hubner, Professor of Finance at HEC University, Liege and Chief Scientific Advisor at GAMBIT Financial Solutions. After congratulating the graduates and the faculty, Prof. Hubner reminded the students that the real world is tougher and competitive and everyone should be ready to face the challenges.

Dr. Alfred Steinherr, Academic Director of Sacred Heart University, Luxembourg, then announced the conferral of degrees which were awarded by Dean Chalykoff.

Dr. Alfred Steinherr, Academic Director, Sacred Heart University, Luxembourg

The Gold Medal of Excellence was awarded to Paulo Fernandes and Caroline Louise Linel won the Silver Medal of Excellence.

Paulo Fernandes, Gold Medal of Excellence Award
Caroline Louise Linel, Silver Medal of Excellence

In his valedictorian speech, Mr. Fernandes thanked all the members of the faculty, staff and students and shared his memories of being a student of SHU.

Paulo Fernandes, 2016 Valedictory Address

Even though we are different in many aspects, today we are all the same. Today, we are all the same, with the same caps, the same gowns, and the same diploma. Today we are all 2016 MBA graduates from Sacred Heart University! Congratulations!- Paulo Fernandes

The ceremony concluded with a private cocktail dinner enjoyed by all graduates, SHU Alumni, family members and guests.

Presenting the Graduates of the SHU Jack Welch College of Business, Class of 2016

Master of Business Administration

Giridhar Allem
Jefferson Marcon Avelino
Maria Del Rosario Cleofe Chavez Cortez
Sarah Boyes Derengowski
Brian De Witt
Cristian Dumitrescu
Paulo Fernandes Da Cunha
Raquel Franco
Matthieu Goy
Beatrice Guerrier
Mounir Hilal
Konstanze Hoellermann
Maria Hols
Venkatesh Komarvolu
Isabelle Lentz
Caroline Louise Linel
Lyu Liufeng
Iría Martínez
Tanya Natasha McEvoy
Fabián Andrés Mejía Pinto
Piotr Piotrkowski
Sambhav Puri
Liga Purina
Danijela Radic
Tatiana Rangel Zárate
Vishal Sharma
Siddhartha Shukla
Monika Singh
Andrii Tkachenko
Halyna Tkachenko
Martin Weinhold
Yi Chen Yeo

Graduate Professional Certificate

Laura Bragagia- Corporate Finance
Sara Gentile-Modern Business Management
Filipa Grancho- Modern Business Management
Calogero Nicosia- Risk Management