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Full-time ESSEC Global MBA

Fast track your career with a one-year MBA

Being business savvy on your home turf is no longer enough. To succeed in today’s fast changing business world, global perspectives and intercultural competencies are essential. The ESSEC Global MBA aims to help you develop your creativity and problem-solving skills in a multicultural context, in very different business environments, and in a number of specialized areas of expertise.

The ESSEC Global MBA is a full-time MBA, offering five Majors with an overall emphasis on international markets. The digital impact currently experienced by all companies will be strongly present in the program giving it a unique structure.

You will focus on fundamental business concepts through strong academic and innovative learning approaches. You will also benefit from immersion in real-world projects and business situations through field trips and company visits, which will provide you with the skills needed to succeed in landing your future dream job.

Aarti RAMASWAMI
Academic Director, ESSEC Global MBA

Global MBA in brief

  • #5
    Worldwide for International Experience, FT Global MBA Ranking 2018
  • #7
    Worldwide for International Business, FT Global MBA Ranking 2018
  • #28
    Worldwide, FT Top MBAs for Women Ranking 2018
  • #96
    Worldwide, FT Global MBA Ranking 2018
Duration: 12 months
Language: English
Location: Paris, France and Singapore
Format: Full Time
Average age: 30 years
Intake: September
Professional experience: 6-7 years (average)

ESSEC Global MBA made for you

 

ESSEC Global MBA has been created to meet current, quick-changing business challenges.

In the program, you will learn to deal with complex situations arising from the digital revolution, build up your network, think out-of-the-box, create value, decide despite uncertainty and risk, apply and use the latest technologies, manage in multi-cultural environments, work in global business contexts and think independently and collaboratively in teams.

Academics

Over the course of the academic year, you will acquire a solid foundation in core business concepts, have the opportunity to major in a particular area (5 majors) and benefit from immersion in consulting projects, study trips and hands-on experience.

> Learn more about program structure

Choose your specialization

You will choose a deeply-embedded major. Unique to ESSEC, majors are anchored in ESSEC Centers of Excellence, and provide a conducive environment for intensive exposure and learning.

Our 5 Majors

The ESSEC Global MBA Alliance of Strategic Leaders

This Alliance of Strategic Leaders is chaired by Mr. Pierre Nanterme, CEO of Accenture. With industry experts representing all the five majors, this Alliance provides advice on the corporate needs and trends, academic content, strategic partnerships, and access to corporate resources. The Alliance leaders also serve as the program’s ambassadors to help establish strong relationships between the industry and Global MBA participants.Members of the Alliance of Strategic Leaders :

  • Pierre Nanterme - Chairman & CEO at ACCENTURE
  • Arnaud Vaissié - CEO at INTERNATIONAL SOS
  • Bénédicte Richard - Director Human Resources and Organizational Development Fragrance and Beauty at CHANEL
  • Chin Yin Ong - Head of People at GRAB, SINGAPORE
  • Cyril Ranque - President Lodging Partner Services at EXPEDIA INC.
  • Eric Labaye - Senior Partner (Director) at MCKINSEY & COMPANY,
  • Floriane de Saint Pierre - Founder and President at FLORIANE DE SAINT PIERRE & ASSOCIES
  • Jean-Luc Placet - President, People and Organization at PwC,
  • Nitila Natarajan - Head, Banking Products APAC at UBS WEALTH MANAGEMENT, SINGAPORE
  • Olivier Chavy - CEO at MÖVENPICK HOTELS & RESORTS
  • Purushotaman Ramakrishna - Deputy CEO at CIO ACADEMY ASIA,
  • Robert Vassoyan - President at CISCO FRANCE,
  • Thierry Oriez - Chairman at J.M. WESTON,
  • Yves Perrier - CEO at AMUNDI

Designed to accelerate your career

  • 48%
    Changed Sector
  • 46%
    Changed Function
  • 48%
    Of graduates are working outside their home country
  • 65%
    Of graduates found their job thanks to Networking

> How the ESSEC Global MBA is a career accelerator

Next round admission* September30 7 Steps to apply

ESSEC Experience

Latest news from our participants

Over the course of one calendar year, the participants in this rigorous program will go from Europe, to Asia, to Africa and beyond. Here you'll find some of their experiences.

Meet us

  • Jul 21

    The MBA Tour - New York City

    Meet ESSEC representative Eric Lucrezia. 11:00 | Sheraton New York Hotel and Towers Sign up
  • Jul 25

    The MBA Tour - Washington DC

    Meet ESSEC representative Eric Lucrezia. 17:00 | Washington Marriott at Metro Center Sign up
  • Aug 17

    Jamboree MBA Seminar in Singapore

    Meet with us in Singapore. 19:00 | Suntec Singapore Convention and Exhibition Centre Sign up
  • Aug 18

    The MBA Tour - Sydney

    Meet ESSEC representative Lincoln Wang. 11:00 | Intercontinental Sydney Sign up
  • Aug 20

    The MBA Tour - Melbourne

    Meet ESSEC representative Lincoln Wang. 17:00 | Intercontinental Melbourne The Rialto Sign up
  • Aug 23

    The MBA Tour - Manila

    Meet ESSEC representative Lincoln Wang. 17:00 | Makati Shangri-La Sign up
  • Aug 25

    The MBA Tour - Jakarta

    Meet ESSEC representative Lincoln Wang. 10:00 | Mandarin Oriental Jakarta Sign up
  • Aug 27

    The MBA Tour - Singapore

    Meet ESSEC representative Lincoln Wang. 17:00 | Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre Sign up
  • Aug 29

    The MBA Tour - Ho Chi Minh

    Meet ESSEC representative Lincoln Wang. 17:00 | Lotte Legend Hotel Saigon Sign up
  • Sep 01

    The MBA Tour - Bangkok

    Meet ESSEC representative Lincoln Wang. 10:00 | Sofitel Bangkok Sukhumvit Sign up
  • Sep 03

    The MBA Tour - Tokyo

    Meet with ESSEC representative Kaori Ono. 17:00 | Hyatt Regency Tokyo Sign up
  • Sep 05

    The MBA Tour - Taipei

    Meet ESSEC representative Lincoln Wang. 17:00 | Sheraton Grande Taipei Hotel Sign up
  • Sep 08

    The MBA Tour - Seoul

    Meet ESSEC representative Lincoln Wang. 10:00 | Intercontinental Seoul Coex Sign up
  • Sep 08

    HeadHunt Postgraduate Fair 2018

    Meet with us in Singapore. 11:00 | Raffles City Convention Center, Singapore Sign up
  • Sep 10

    The MBA Tour - Beijing

    Meet ESSEC representative Lincoln Wang. 17:00 Sign up
  • Sep 12

    Access MBA - One-to-One MBA Event - New Delhi

    Meet ESSEC representative Meenakshi Kaul. 17:00 | Le Meridien New Delhi, Windsor Place Sign up
  • Sep 13

    The MBA Tour - Shanghai

    Meet ESSEC representative Lincoln Wang. 17:00 | The Westin Bund Center Sign up
  • Sep 15

    QS Connect MBA (1-to-1 sessions) - New York

    Meet ESSEC representative Eric Lucrezia. 10:00 | New York Hilton Midtown Sign up
  • Sep 15

    Access MBA - One-to-One MBA Event - Mumbai

    Meet with ESSEC representative Meenakshi Kaul. 12:30 | Taj Lands End, Mumbai Sign up
  • Sep 15

    QS World MBA Tour - New York

    Meet ESSEC representative Eric Lucrezia. 13:00 | New York Hilton Midtown Sign up
  • Sep 18

    Access MBA - One-to-One MBA Event - Bangalore

    Meet with ESSEC representative Meenakshi Kaul. 17:00 | Vivanta by Taj, M G Road Sign up
  • Sep 19

    Access MBA - One-to-One MBA Event - Brussels

    Meet with ESSEC representative Eric Lucrezia. 17:00 | Hotel Metropole Brussels Sign up
  • Sep 22

    Access MBA - One-to-One MBA Event - Paris

    Meet with ESSEC representative Eric Lucrezia. 10:00 | Le Méridien Etoile, Paris Sign up
  • Sep 27

    Access MBA - One-to-One MBA Event - Dublin

    Meet with ESSEC representative Eric Lucrezia. 17:00 | The Alex Hotel, Dublin Sign up
  • Sep 29

    QS Connect MBA (1-to-1 sessions) - London

    Meet ESSEC representative Eric Lucrezia. 10:00 | Park Plaza Westminster Bridge London Sign up
  • Sep 29

    QS World MBA Tour - London

    Meet ESSEC representative Eric Lucrezia. 13:30 | Park Plaza Westminster Bridge London Sign up
  • Oct 04

    Access MBA - One-to-One MBA Event - St. Petersburg

    Meet ESSEC representative Eric Lucrezia. 17:00 | Solo Sokos Hotel Palace Bridge, St. Petersburg Sign up
  • Oct 06

    QS Connect MBA (1-to-1 sessions) - Paris

    Meet with us in Paris. 10:00 | Hyatt Regency Paris Etoile Sign up
  • Oct 06

    Access MBA - One-to-One MBA Event - Moscow

    Meet with ESSEC representative Eric Lucrezia. 11:00 | Hotel Metropol Moscow Sign up
  • Oct 06

    QS World MBA Tour - Paris

    Meet with us in Paris. 13:30 | Hyatt Regency Paris Etoile Sign up
  • Oct 09

    Access MBA - One-to-One MBA Event - Milan

    Meet with ESSEC representative Eric Lucrezia. 17:00 | The Westin Palace Milan Sign up
  • Oct 11

    Access MBA - One-to-One MBA Event - Rome

    Meet with ESSEC representative Eric Lucrezia. 17:00 | Parco dei Principi, Rome Sign up
  • Oct 13

    Access MBA - One-to-One MBA Event - Geneva

    Meet with us in Geneva. 10:00 | Beau-Rivage Genève Sign up
  • Oct 13

    e-fellows MBA Day in Frankfurt

    Meet with us in Frankfurt. 10:30 | IHK Frankfurt am Main Sign up
  • Oct 15

    Access MBA - One-to-One MBA Event - Zurich

    Meet with ESSEC representative Eric Lucrezia. 17:30 | Zurich Marriott Hotel Sign up
  • Oct 20

    Access MBA - One-to-One MBA Event - Mexico City

    Meet with ESSEC representative Eric Lucrezia. 11:00 | Mexico City Sign up
  • Oct 23

    Access MBA - One-to-One MBA Event - Bogota

    Meet with ESSEC representative Eric Lucrezia. 17:00 | Bogota Sign up
  • Oct 23

    Access MBA - One-to-One MBA Event - Taipei

    Meet ESSEC representative Lincoln Wang. 17:00 | Shangri-La's Far Eastern Plaza Hotel, Taipei Sign up
  • Oct 25

    Access MBA - One-to-One MBA Event - Lima

    Meet with ESSEC representative Eric Lucrezia. 17:00 | Radisson Hotel Decapolis Miraflores, Lima Sign up
  • Oct 25

    Access MBA - One-to-One MBA Event - Tokyo

    Meet ESSEC representative Kaori Ono. 17:00 | The Prince Park Tower Tokyo Sign up
  • Oct 27

    Access MBA - One-to-One MBA Event - Sao Paulo

    Meet with ESSEC representative Eric Lucrezia. 11:00 | InterContinental Sao Paulo Sign up
  • Oct 27

    Access MBA - One-to-One MBA Event - Seoul

    Meet ESSEC representative Lincoln Wang. 11:00 | Grand InterContinental Seoul Parnas Sign up
  • Oct 30

    Access MBA - One-to-One MBA Event - Santiago

    Meet with ESSEC representative Eric Lucrezia. 17:00 | InterContinental Santiago Sign up
  • Oct 30

    Access MBA - One-to-One MBA Event - Beijing

    Meet ESSEC representative Lincoln Wang. 17:30 | St. Regis Beijing Sign up
  • Nov 01

    Access MBA - One-to-One MBA Event - Shanghai

    Meet ESSEC representative Lincoln Wang. 17:30 | The Yangtze, Shanghai Sign up
  • Nov 03

    Access MBA - One-to-One MBA Event - Hong Kong

    Meet ESSEC representative Lincoln Wang. 12:30 | Cordis Hong Kong Sign up
  • Nov 08

    QS World MBA Tour - Hong Kong

    Meet ESSEC representative Lincoln Wang. 16:30 | The Excelsior, Hong Kong Sign up
  • Nov 08

    Access MBA - One-to-One MBA Event - Toronto

    Meet with ESSEC representative Eric Lucrezia. 17:00 | Toronto Sign up
  • Nov 10

    Access MBA - One-to-One MBA Event - Montreal

    Meet with ESSEC representative Eric Lucrezia. 11:30 | Centre Mont, Montreal Sign up
  • Nov 13

    QS World MBA Tour - Singapore

    Meet ESSEC representative Lincoln Wang. 16:30 | Holiday Inn Singapore Orchard City Centre Sign up
  • Nov 17

    Access MBA - One-to-One MBA Event - Beirut

    Meet with ESSEC representative Eric Lucrezia. 10:30 | Le Gray Beirut Sign up
  • Nov 20

    Access MBA - One-to-One MBA Event - Riyadh

    Meet with ESSEC representative Eric Lucrezia. 17:00 | Riyadh Marriott Hotel Sign up
  • Nov 22

    Access MBA - One-to-One MBA Event - Abu Dhabi

    Meet with us in Abu Dhabi. 17:00 | Hotel Sofitel Abu Dhabi Corniche Sign up
  • Nov 24

    Access MBA - One-to-One MBA Event - Dubai

    Meet with ESSEC representative Eric Lucrezia. 14:00 | Dusit Thani Dubai Sign up

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