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  • PARIS-SINGAPORE The major in Strategy and Management will teach you how to manage a business or projects proactively. It will prepare you to think strategically and understand how senior managers think, with a focus on long-term success. > Discover the major
  • PARIS This major meets the growing demand of companies to recruit skilled professionals able to operate in demanding financial sectors. It will allow you to gain expertise by learning about topics such as firm valuation, financial analysis, mergers and acquisition, financial markets etc… > Discover the major
  • PARIS The Hospitality Management major is designed to focus on key strategic developments in the global hospitality sector – in particular on real estate, development and online distribution. This major will provide you with the essential tools to become a leader of tomorrow! > Discover the Major
  • PARIS The major in Luxury Brand Management enables you to develop and enhance the ability to successfully manage a luxury brand or product. The program will help you learn and experience the renowned French know-how and will allow you to excel in the luxury business. > Discover the major
  • SINGAPORE The Entrepreneurship & Innovation major will equip you with the technical skills and the strategic mindset to lead successfully any business ranging from startups to multinational corporations. > Discover the major
  • SINGAPORE The major in Digital business provides you with the necessary data management and analytics tools. It will allow you to tackle problems with a strategic approach in order to improve organizational performance. > Discover the major

Luxury Brand Management

Learn how to manage a luxury brand

The major in Luxury Brand Management enables you to develop and enhance the ability to successfully manage a luxury brand or product. The program will help you learn and experience the renowned French know-how and will allow you to excel in the luxury business.

The major in few words

  • Why this major?
  • Why at ESSEC?
  • What makes ESSEC unique?

Academic experience

  • Curriculum & calendar
  • Major Coordinator
  • Robust
    Foundation
    Luxury Brand Management
    Term 0 September
    in France
    • Leadership Training
    • Management of People at Work
    • Overview of Luxury & Marketing Distribution
    • French Luxury Savoir-Faire Week
    Term 1 Oct-Dec
    in France
    • Financial Accounting
    • Marketing Management
    • Macroeconomics
    • Managerial Accounting
    • Managerial communication
    • E-commerce
    • French Class (elective)
    • Issue in Luxury Brand Management & Qualitative Research
    Term 2 Jan-March
    in France
    • Financial Management
    • Operations Management
    • Entrepreneurship
    • Strategic management
    • French Class (elective)
    • Luxury Retail Management
    • Consumer Behavior/Semiotics
    FIELD TRIP
    DIGITAL WEEK
    Term 3 Apr-Jun
    in France
    • Design Management
    • Luxury Social Media
    • Managing Sectors: Jewellery
    • Managing Sectors: Wines & Spirits
    • Managing Sectors: Perfumes &Cosmetics
    • Managing Sectors: Watches
    • Luxury Business in Italy
    • Watch Business in Switzerland
    • Discovering Dubai Retail Market
    BOUTIQUE INTERNSHIP (optional)
    Summer Jul-Aug
    CONSULTING FIELD PROJECT
  • Meet the Major Coordinator

    You will have the privilege of being taught by ESSEC’s world renowned faculty, comprised of more than 135 individuals representing 35 nationalities and the world’s most prestigious institutions.

    • Sonja Prokopec
      Ph.D., Luxury Brand Management Major Coordinator, Global MBA
      Sonja Prokopec
      Ph.D., Luxury Brand Management Major Coordinator, Global MBA

      LVMH Chaired Professor of Luxury Brand Management
      Associate Academic Director, Center of Excellence in Luxury, Art & Culture - Asia Pacific

      Ph.D. in Marketing - University of Houston
      Master of Business Administration (MBA) - University of Central Florida

Paris Campus


The original campus of ESSEC is based at the heart of France: Paris.

Paris has always represented the timeless values of human progress, and it is therefore the ultimate stepping stone for your career. From finding corporate opportunities and growing a powerful business network, to enjoying the arts and a vibrant history: you can find it all in Paris.

 

At just 35 minutes from the bustling business district La Defense, stands the iconic ESSEC France Campus. Located in the second largest student area in Ile-de-France, housing over 27,000 students, the France campus provides everything you need to develop and enjoy your academic career to the fullest. The campus is a very modern home to our 4000 students: they use the latest technologies in our Knowledge Labs, enjoy a nice meal together in restaurant The Daily Market and of course relax and socialize in the Foy’s bar. Our students are very diverse and active: there are over 100 student associations you can join.

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International partners and contributors

All partners and contributors have been carefully selected to ensure high quality interactions and exchanges.

They participate in different ways in the Global MBA Luxury Brand Management major: participation in selection jury's, conferences, company visits, case studies, career fairs, etc.

  • ARMANI HOTEL DUBAI
  • AUDEMARS PIGUET
  • BOODLES
  • BURBERRY
  • CALVIN KLEIN
  • CHALHOUB
  • CHANEL
  • CHANEL MÉTIERS D’ART
  • CHATEAU DE VERSAILLES
  • CHRISTIAN DIOR COUTURE
  • CHRISTIAN LOUBOUTIN
  • CLARINS
  • ERMENEGILDO ZEGNA
  • ESTÉE LAUDER COMPANIES
  • BOOBI BROWN
  • CLINIQUE
  • ESTÉE LAUDER
  • JO MALONE
  • LA MER
  • MAC COSMETIC
  • TOM FORD BEAUTY
  • FIRMENICH
  • FLORIANE DE SAINT PIERRE
  • FONDAZIONE ALTAGAMMA
  • HARVEY NICHOLS
  • HERMÈS
  • KERING
  • BALENCIAGA
  • BOTTEGA VENETA
  • GUCCI
  • SAINT LAURENT
  • L’ORÉAL LUXE
  • GORGIO ARMANI PARFUMS
  • KIEHLS
  • LANCÔME
  • YSL BEAUTÉ
  • LVMH GROUP
  • ACQUA DI PARMA
  • BULGARI
  • CHRISTIAN DIOR PARFUMS
  • D.F.S.
  • EMILIO PUCCI
  • FENDI
  • GUERLAIN
  • LORO PIANA
  • LOUIS VUITTON
  • MOËT HENNESSY
  • SEPHORA
  • PERNOD RICARD LUXURY
  • ROYAL SALUTE
  • MARTELL
  • PERRIER JOUET
  • LE PRINTEMPS
  • RICHEMONT
  • CARTIER
  • CHLOÉ
  • PIAGET
  • VACHERON CONSTANTIN
  • VAN CLEEF & ARPELS
  • S.T. DUPONT
  • SALVATORE FERRAGAMO
  • THE SWATCH GROUP
  • TISSOT
  • TIFFANY & CO
  • TOD'S GROUP
  • HOGAN
  • ROGER VIVIER
  • TOD'S
  • VALENTINO
  • VALEXTRA
  • VISOANSKA
  • YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP

Testimonials

The path my career has taken since the MBA proves that I gained what I had hoped from the program. It is the key for who is looking to break into the highly competitive luxury industry.

Roxana
Retail Manager for the Middle East
Dior

I had great exposure to each facet of the luxury industry and learned about every sector:perfumes and cosmetics, fashion, watches and jewelry, leather goods, wine and spirits. 

Elena
Brand Manager
Piaget

Career key facts

  • 90%
    secured employment within 4 months of graduation
  • 80%
    secured employment position through the ESSEC network
  • 47 000
    alumni with over 70 alumni chapters located worldwide
Next round admission* December21 7 Steps to apply

Meet us

  • Nov 21

    QS World MBA Tour - Manila

    Meet with ESSEC representative Lincoln Wang in Manila. 16:00 | Makati Shangri-la, Manila Sign up
  • Nov 23

    QS World MBA Tour - Ho Chi Minh City

    Meet with ESSEC representative Lincoln Wang in Vietnam. 16:00 | Sofitel Saigon Plaza Sign up
  • Nov 25

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

    Meet with ESSEC representative Eric Lucrezia in Dubai. 14:00 | Dusit Thani Dubai, 133, Sheikh Zayed Rd Sign up
  • Nov 26

    QS Connect 1-2-1 - Mumbai

    Meet with ESSEC representative Meenakshi Kaul in Mumbai. 10:00 | Taj Lands End, BandStand, Bandra (West) Mumbai, Maharashtra 400 050, India Sign up
  • Nov 29

    QS Connect 1-2-1 - New Delhi

    Meet with ESSEC representative Meenakshi Kaul in New Delhi. 18:00 | Le Meridien New Delhi Sign up
  • Nov 30

    Masterclass on Enterprise Innovation

    Join us for a Masterclass led by Prof. Kevyn Yong, ... 19:30 | ESSEC Business School, Asia-Pacific, 5 Nepal Park, Singapore 139408 Sign up
  • Dec 03

    QS Connect 1-2-1 - Bangalore

    Meet with ESSEC representative Meenakshi Kaul in Bangalore. 10:00 | Vivanta by Taj, M G Road Sign up
  • Dec 05

    QS World MBA Tour - Hyderabad

    Meet with ESSEC representative Meenakshi Kaul in Hyderabad. 16:00 | The Westin Hyderabad Mindspace Sign up
  • Dec 07

    QS World MBA Tour - Chennai

    Meet with ESSEC representative Meenakshi Kaul in Chennai. 16:00 | Hyatt Regency Chennai Sign up
  • Dec 12

    Masterclass on the Future of Retail and Luxury Retail in the Digital Age

    Join us in Beijing as Prof. Denis Morisset shares his ... 18:00 | The Westin Beijing Chaoyang, 7 E 3rd Ring Rd N, SanYuan Qiao, Chaoyang Qu, Beijing Shi, China, 100027 Sign up

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