Bachelor in Business Administration

The ESSEC BBA program

A balance between academic excellence and international immersion…

The Bachelor in Business Administration (BBA) program at ESSEC is designed for high-achieving undergraduates who plan to pursue an international career.

The ESSEC BBA, the first program of its kind in France to receive the prestigious AACSB and Equis accreditations, offers an innovative approach to business education.

The program draws on the expertise of its world renowned faculty and its network of international partners in order to prepare you to be an entrepreneurial, multi-lingual leader.

ESSEC Business School - Key figures

  • 3 campuses in Cergy, Paris-La Défense and Singapore
  • 4,400 students in full-time undergraduate and graduate programs
  • 30% of students are international
  • 90 nationalities represented
  • 5,000 managers in the Executive Education programs
  • 2,000 degrees awarded each year, including 1,600 at graduate level
  • 157 Partner universities in 42 countries
  • 19 double-degree program agreements (14 international programs and 5 national programs)
  • 46,000 Alumni around the world, with 60 representatives in major capital cities
  • 100 student organizations

The faculty in figures

The ESSEC faculty includes 130 professors and 17 Emeriti professors. 50% of our faculty body is international with 30 nationalities represented. This group creates and shares knowledge at 3 campuses and within 8 academic departments as well as 18 teaching and research chairs.
725 articles and books were published over the last 5 years.


Program strengths

  • Over 300 international students from 36 countries attend the school every year as part of a university exchange program
  • A minimum of two semesters spent in two different countries as an exchange student at one of our 112 prestigious partner universities
  • Two internships opportunities built in to the curriculum either in France or internationally

How to come to ESSEC?

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