Power Up Your Career Growth

Fast track your career with the ESSEC Global MBA

As digital transformation fundamentally alters the business landscape, the onus has shifted towards professionals to constantly upskill in order to remain relevant for the job market.

Open the doors to your desired industry with the ESSEC Global MBA, a 12-month full-time program delivered in France. Through its majors: Luxury Brand Management, and Strategy & Digital Leadership, participants are equipped with a macro-view of core business functions coupled with industry-specific skills and knowledge to help them make a successful career switch to industries such as consulting, tech, or luxury.

A holistic MBA experience encompassing hard and soft skills through training on in-demand industry certifications, personal branding and development workshops, as well as career development support, will give you the tools you need to make the career leap.

The notion of sustainability is also integrated into the program through conferences and related courses, sensitizing participants to the importance of social responsibility in the face of business.

David Sluss
Academic Director, ESSEC Global MBA

Kentia Boulay
Program Director, ESSEC Global MBA

Delphine Dion
Associate Professor and Academic Director for the Luxury Brand Management major

Global MBA in brief

  • #9
    Worldwide for International Course Experience, FT Global MBA Ranking 2021
  • #15
    CSR Rank, FT Global MBA Ranking 2019
  • #28
    Worldwide, FT Top MBAs for Women Ranking 2018
  • #27
    Worldwide, QS Global MBA Rankings 2021
Duration: 12 months
Language: English
Location: Paris, France and Singapore
Format: Full Time
Average age: 30 years
Intake: September
Professional experience: 6 years

ESSEC Global MBA made for you

Choose your specialization

Unique to ESSEC, majors provide a conducive environment for participants to deep-dive into a particular industry or sector, allowing them to gain the skills and knowledge necessary for a career switch.

Our 2 Majors

Designed to accelerate your career

  • 58%
    Changed Sector
  • 89%
    Changed Function
  • 55%
    Changed Country

> How the ESSEC Global MBA is a career accelerator

ESSEC Experience

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Meet us

  • Oct 01

    QS Fair | One-to-One Los Angeles

    Meet us one to one in Los Angeles 09:30 | Los Angeles, USA Sign up
  • Oct 01

    Access Fair | One-to-One MBA Paris

    Meet us one to one in Paris 10:30 | Paris, France Sign up
  • Oct 08

    QS Fair | One-to-One Paris

    Meet us one to one in Paris 11:00 | Paris, France Sign up
  • Oct 11

    Premier EMBA - Amsterdam

    Meet the ESSEC EMBA team in Amsterdam 17:45 | Hotel NH Collection, Prins Hendrikkade,59-72,1012 AD Amsterdam, The Netherlands Sign up
  • Oct 15


    Meet us one to one in Frankfurt 10:00 | Frankfurt, Germany Sign up
  • Oct 20

    WEBINAR: Transform your career with the Global MBA at ESSEC Business school

    Meet the ESSEC Global MBA Admissions Team online and learn ... 12:00 | CNIT, Paris la Défense Sign up
  • Oct 23

    QS MBA Connect 1-2-1 | Shanghai, China

    Meet us in Shanghai online! 18:00 | Shanghai, China Sign up
  • Oct 29

    QS MBA Connect 1-2-1 | Taiwan

    Join us in Taiwan! 18:00 | Taipei, Taiwan Sign up
  • Nov 08

    QS MBA Connect 1-2-1 | Seoul, S. Korea

    See you in Seoul! 16:00 | Seoul, Korea Sign up
  • Nov 10

    Access MBA (In-person) | SEOUL, South Korea

    Meet us live in South Korea 16:00 | Seoul, Korea Sign up
  • Nov 10

    QS MBA Connect 1-2-1 | Tokyo, Japan

    Meet us in Japan! 18:00 | Tokyo, Japan Sign up
  • Nov 12

    Access MBA (In-person) | TOKYO, Japan

    Meet us live in Tokyo! 18:00 | Tokyo, Japan Sign up
  • Nov 15

    Access Fair | One-to-One MBA Warsow

    Meet us one to one in Warsow 16:30 | Warsaw, Poland Sign up
  • Nov 15

    Access MBA (In-person) | Singapore

    Meet with us live in Singapore! 18:00 | Singapore Sign up
  • Nov 16

    QS MBA Connect 1-2-1 | Singapore

    See you live and in person in Singapore! 18:00 | Singapore Sign up
  • Nov 16

    QS MBA & Graduate Fair November 2022 | Singapore

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  • Nov 17

    Access Fair | One-to-One MBA Warsow

    Meet us one to one in Budapest 16:30 | Budapest, Hungary Sign up
  • Nov 17

    Access MBA (In-person) | BANGKOK, Thailand

    Meet us live in Bangkok! 18:00 | Bangkok, Thailand Sign up
  • Nov 22

    Access Fair | One-to-One MBA Bucharest

    Meet us one to one in Bucharest 16:30 | Bucharest, Romania Sign up
  • Dec 03

    Access Fair | One-to-One MBA Istanbul

    Meet us one to one in Istanbul 10:00 | Istanbul, Turkey Sign up
  • Dec 07

    Access Fair | One-to-One MBA Beirut

    Meet us one to one in Beirut 16:30 | Beirut, Lebanon Sign up
  • Dec 10

    Access Fair | One-to-One MBA Dubai

    Meet us one to one in Dubai 14:00 | Dubai, UAE Sign up
  • Dec 10

    Access MBA Asia Online Event!

    Meet us Online! 18:00 | Online session Sign up
  • Dec 11

    Access Fair | One-to-One MBA Abu Dhabi

    Meet us one to one in Abu Dhabi 16:30 | Abu Dhabi, UAE Sign up


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