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    Management
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  • Digital
    Business
  • 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

Finance

Succeed in the current complex economic and financial environment.

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.

The major in few words

  • Why at ESSEC?

Academic experience

  • Curriculum & calendar
  • Major Coordinator
  • Robust
    Foundation
    Finance
    Term 0 September
    in France
    • Leadership Training
    • Management of People at Work
    • Decision Making & Negotiation
    • Digital Transformation
    Term 1 Oct-Dec
    in France
    • 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)
    • Firm Valuation
    • Financial Statement Analysis
    FIELD TRIPS
    DIGITAL WEEK (in France)
    Term 3 Apr-Jun
    in France
    • Corporate Financial Management
    • Mergers & Acquisitions
    • Financial Markets
    • Options
    • Commodity Risk Management
    • Financial Policy
    • Financial Econometrics
    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.

    • Sofia Ramos
      Ph.D. in Finance, Université de Lausanne, Finance Major Coordinator, Global MBA
      Sofia Ramos
      Ph.D. in Finance, Université de Lausanne, Finance Major Coordinator, Global MBA

      Ph.D. in Finance, Swiss Finance Institute, Université de Lausanne
      MSc in Economics, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelone, Espagne

      Sofia Brito Ramos is associate professor of finance at ESSEC Business School in France. She is associate editor of the European Journal of Finance and member of board of directors of the European Financial Management Association (EFMA).

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

The major in Finance has links with a range of high quality companies in the finance industry which allows to create direct connections between our MBA students and the companies.

These company executives, frequently invited on the campus, take part in classes, recruit future employees, give guest lectures etc.

  • BANK OF AMERICA-MERRILL LYNCH
  • BNP PARIBAS
  • CIC
  • GOLDMAN SACHS
  • JP MORGAN
  • MORGAN STANLEY
  • PwC
  • BARCLAYS
  • CA CIB
  • EY
  • HSBC
  • KPMG
  • NATIXIS
  • LA SOCIETE GENERALE

Testimonial

At ESSEC, I found a certain empathy that attracted me. Beside opening doors, the Global MBA opens minds.

 

Jean-Guillaume Welgryn, France
Executive Associate ​at The WORDS of SPORT

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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