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Home to many graduate employers, Paris is the gateway to Europe

Study in the home to many major companies and professional opportunities and get enhanced access to networking opportunities and events in the city’s pulsing business district.

One Campus: Paris

  • Paris / La Défense
  • The Global MBA is strategically delivered in Paris in La Défense

    The Global MBA is strategically delivered in Paris in La Défense, Europe’s premier business district, which is also home to the ESSEC Executive Education campus. 

    The Campus

    The Global MBA is naturally located at the “La Défense campus” which is a business-savvy environment, home to many major companies and professional opportunities.

    Participants enjoy studying in this comfortable, premium environment:

    • The goal is to create better opportunities and experiences, giving participants more access to connections, both within and outside of the ESSEC network and providing them with many networking opportunities and events in the city’s pulsing business district;
    • La Défense is the perfect place to power up the participants’ careers as all master classes and professional talks are hosted at the Talent Center on campus;
    • The location of the campus is also ideal to take advantage of all that Paris has to offer, as a cultural and business capital as it is a quick access to Paris’ city center
    Student Life:

    As a participant, you won’t just be challenged intellectually but you will become a member of a growing, culturally diverse community thanks to the highly international environment. Interacting with people from different backgrounds will open your worldview and polish your communication skills.

    In order to make the most of your time at ESSEC, it is equally important to stay healthy, active and develop as a human being. It is vital to allow time for areas and interests outside of your studies. Hobbies, social activities, and cultural experiences are also important. During your studies, you have the chance to meet new people and expand your networks with contacts you will be able to enjoy for the rest of your life.

    It’s all about picking the best choices to maximize the experience at ESSEC. Provide yourself with the best conditions to succeed in your studies.

    Discover the City:

    This ranking is based on a range of indicators grouped into different categories such as university rankings, affordability, student mix, desirability, and employer activity.

    Home to many graduate employers, Paris is the gateway to Europe. This proximity definitely makes attending interviews and even networking a lot easier. Europe’s largest purpose-built business district, Paris - La Défense, welcomes many of the top companies in the world allowing the area to be one of the most an attractive places for business in the world.

    France is known as one of the world’s most popular tourist destinations, from being a global fashion hub, to the many famous attractions, to its exquisite food and wine. No matter how you would like to spend your free time, Paris offers a huge range of opportunities.
    From the beautiful courtyards of the Louvre Museum to the charming streets of Montmartre, Paris is naturally the destination of choice-particularly for international students.

Meet us

  • Mar 30

    QS Top MBA Fair (In Person) | Seoul

    Meet us in Seoul! 17:00 | Seoul, Korea Sign up
  • Apr 11

    QS Virtual MBA Event | Taiwan

    Meet us online in Taiwan 19:30 | Online session Sign up
  • Apr 12

    Access MBA Fair (in person) | Johannesburg

    Meet us in Johannesburg! 16:20 | Johannesburg, South Africa Sign up
  • Apr 15

    Access MBA Fair (in person) | Cape Town

    Meet us in Cape Town! 09:50 | Cape Town, South Africa Sign up
  • Apr 25

    QS Virtual MBA Event | Malaysia

    Meet us online in Malaysia! 18:00 | Online session Sign up
  • Apr 26

    Access MBA Virtual Fair Asia

    Meet us virtually! 16:00 | Online session Sign up
  • Apr 27

    Webinar | Are you ready to power up your career with the ESSEC Global MBA?

    Meet our Global MBA team online! 13:00 | Online session Sign up
  • May 08

    QS Virtual MBA Event | Indonesia

    Meet us online in Indonesia! 19:00 | Online session Sign up
  • May 09

    QS Virtual MBA Event | South Korea

    Meet us online in South Korea! 17:00 | Online session Sign up
  • May 18

    QS Virtual MBA Event | Japan

    Come meet our program advisors online in Japan! 17:00 | Online session Sign up
  • May 24

    Access EMBA | Alumni discussions & networking cocktails in Brussels

    Meet and network with our alumni 17:45 | Brussels, Belgium Sign up
  • Jun 03

    Access MBA | One to One in Paris

    Meet us one to one in Paris 16:30 | Paris, France Sign up

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