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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

Strategy & Management

Become the Global leader of tomorrow by understanding the realities of the business environment

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. 

The major in few words

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

Academic experience

  • Curriculum & calendar
  • Director of the Major
  • Robust
    Strategy & Management
    Term 0 September
    in France
    or in Singapore
    • Leadership Training
    • Management of People at Work
    • Decision Making & Negotiation
    • Digital Transformation
    Term 1 Oct-Dec
    in France
    or in Singapore
    • Financial Accounting
    • Marketing Management
    • Macroeconomics
    • Managerial Accounting
    • Managerial Communication
    • E-Commerce
    • French Class (elective)
    • Statistical Analysis for Management
    Term 2 Jan-March
    in France
    or in Singapore
    • Financial Management
    • Operations Management
    • Entrepreneurship
    • Strategic Management
    • French Class (elective)
    • Business Sustainability & Corporate Social Responsability
    • Managing IT in a Networked Environment
    DIGITAL WEEK (in France)
    Term 3 Apr-Jun
    in France
    or in Singapore
    • Advanced Excel for Managers
    • Consumer Behavior
    • Competitive Strategy
    • Supply Chain Analytics & Tools
    • International Economics
    • Managing in Complexity
    • VBA Programming
    Summer Jul-Aug
  • 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.

    • Aarti Ramaswami
      Academic Director of the Major in Strategy & Management
      Aarti Ramaswami
      Academic Director of the Major in Strategy & Management

      Associate Professor, Management Department, Ph.D. Organizational Behavior and Human Resources Management, Kelley School of Business, Indiana University Bloomington (USA)

      M.A. Industrial Psychology, Department of Applied Psychology, University of Mumbai, India
      B.A. Psychology with Honors in Sociology, St. Xavier’s College, University of Mumbai, India

Paris / Singapore Campus

This Major is offered at both of our campuses in ESSEC France (Cergy) and in ESSEC Asia Pacific (Singapore).

Paris Campus
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.

Singapore Campus
Proudly representing South-East Asia, one of the most dynamic, fast-growing and economically promising parts of the world, is the Republic of Singapore: home to a booming technology sector, a startup ecology that’s picking up strength and speed, and a few of the most advanced cities in the world. Without a doubt, Singapore - as link between Asia, Europe and North-America, has experienced an astonishing growth in development and economic prosperity in the past decades.

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International partners and contributors

The Global MBA Strategy and Management major has strong ties with major companies and institutions in the corporate world.

Students can therefore benefit from: the company visits, guest speakers, networking event, career fairs etc.

  • BCG
  • EY
  • LVMH
  • PWC


One of the most enriching experiences of my MBA was the diversity of the class including people of different nationalities. This all enriches the Global MBA experience and the discussions we had made it clear that cultural factors are important when doing business internationally.

Yong, China

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

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