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.
Academic Director, ESSEC Global MBA
Global MBA in brief
#5Worldwide for International Experience, FT Global MBA Ranking 2018
#7Worldwide for International Business, FT Global MBA Ranking 2018
#28Worldwide, FT Top MBAs for Women Ranking 2018
#26Worldwide, QS Global MBA Rankings 2019
|Location:||Paris, France and Singapore|
|Average age:||30 years|
|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.
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.
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
- Strategy & Management
- Digital Business and Innovation
- Luxury Brand Management
- Hospitality Management
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
- 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
Designed to accelerate your career
48%Of graduates are working outside their home country
65%Of graduates found their job thanks to Networking
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.
Access One-to-One MBA Event | ParisMeet with us in Paris. 10:00 | Paris, France Sign up
QS Connect MBA - LondonMeet with ESSEC representative Eric Lucrezia. 12:00 | London Sign up
The MBA Tour | New York CityMeet with us in New York. 11:30 | New York City, USA Sign up
The MBA Tour | Washington DCMeet with us in Washington DC. 17:00 | Washington DC, USA Sign up
Access One-to-One MBA Event | AmsterdamMeet with us in Amsterdam. 17:00 | Amsterdam, Netherlands Sign up
The MBA Tour | DelhiMeet with us in Delhi. 17:00 | Delhi, India Sign up
The MBA Tour | BangaloreMeet with us in Bangalore. 12:30 | Bangalore, India Sign up
ESSEC Open House at La DéfenseMeet with the Global MBA Team and discover the program. 09:30 | CNIT La Défense campus Sign up
Access One-to-One MBA Event | MoscowMeet with us in Moscow. 11:00 | Moscow, Russia Sign up
Access One-to-One MBA Event | KievMeet with us in Kiev. 17:00 | Kiev, Ukraine Sign up
Access One-to-One MBA Event | BangaloreMeet us in Bangalore. 17:00 | Bangalore, India Sign up
QS Connect 1-2-1 Event | Abu DhabiMeet with us in Abu Dhabi. 18:00 | Abu Dhabi, UAE Sign up
QS Connect 1-2-1 Event | DubaiMeet with us in Dubai. 12:00 Sign up
QS World MBA Tour | DubaiMeet with us in Dubai. 15:00 | Dubai Sign up
QS Connect MBA - ParisMeet us in Paris. 10:00 | Paris Sign up
e-fellows.net MBA Day MunichMeet with us in Munich. 11:00 | Munich, Germany Sign up
QS World MBA Tour - ParisMeet with us in Paris. 13:30 | Paris Sign up
Access One-to-One MBA Event | San FranciscoMeet us in San Francisco. 11:30 | San Francisco, USA Sign up
Access One-to-One MBA Event | VancouverMeet us in Vancouver. 17:00 | Vancouver, Canada Sign up
Access One-to-One MBA Event | CasablancaMeet us in Casablanca. 10:30 | Casablanca Sign up
QS Connect MBA - TokyoMeet with us in Tokyo. 17:00 | Tokyo, Japan Sign up
Access One-to-One MBA Event | BeirutMeet us in Beirut. 17:00 Sign up
Access One-to-One MBA Event | CairoMeet us in Cairo. 17:00 | Cairo, Egypt Sign up
Access One-to-One MBA Event | IstanbulMeet us in Istanbul. 17:00 | Istanbul, Turkey Sign up
Access One-to-One MBA Event | DubaiMeet us in Dubai. 14:00 | Dubai, UAE Sign up
Access One-to-One MBA Event | ParisMeet us in Paris. 10:00 | Paris, France Sign up
QS World MBA Tour | MumbaiMeet with us in Mumbai. 13:30 | Mumbai, India Sign up
QS World MBA Tour | New DelhiMeet with us in New Delhi. 16:30 | New Delhi, India Sign up