About ESSEC Business School

About ESSEC Business School

Created in 1907, ESSEC Business School is an academic institution of excellence which throughout its history has been characterized by its pioneering spirit.

In both full-time education and executive education, ESSEC proposes a wide range of programs to all those wanting to obtain an extraordinary learning experience, strengthen their talent, express their leadership and become truly high-level managers.

ESSEC’s academic excellence is notably recognized through its highest international standards in management training and holds the prestigious triple crown of accreditations: EQUIS, AACSB, and AMBA.

With students coming from 98 different countries, a largely international faculty body and a campus in the Asia-Pacific region since 2005, ESSEC is both an international and multicultural institution. Its internationalization is strengthened by a new 6,500 m2 campus in Singapore and an ESSEC Africa campus in Rabat, Morocco, inaugurated in April 2017.

Studying at ESSEC means creating your own path towards the future and joining a supportive community of 50,000 graduates worldwide!

International Programs taught in English:

  • ESSEC Global BBA
  • MSc in Management
  • Master in Finance
  • MSc in Data Sciences & Business Analytics
  • MSc in Hospitality Management
  • MSc in Marketing Management and Digital
  • Advanced Master in Strategy & Management of International Business
  • Global MBA
  • ESSEC & Mannheim Executive MBA
  • ESSEC & Mannheim Executive MBA Asia-Pacific
  • Ph.D. in Business Administration

Other Programs:

18 Specialized Master's degrees (Postgraduate Programs) taught in French

Executive Education



Cergy: 30 minutes away from Paris by suburban train

Paris La Défense : at the heart of Paris' main business center

Singapore: one-north, an area dedicated to education and innovation in Singapore.

Distinctive features:

Strategic International Development

Strategic alliances with some of the world's top institutions: IIM-Ahmedabad (India) and Mannheim Universitaet (Germany)

ESSEC Business School, Asia-Pacific in Singapore, founded in 2005: immerses our students in Asian cultures and economies

34% international students

Strong links with the business world

15 Research & Education Chairs, including with LVMH, KPMG, Aventis/Sanofi, P&G, Société Générale, etc.

Company Scholarships with Accor, L'Oréal, Lafarge, Renault-Samsung, Thalès, etc.

ESSEC Ventures: Entrepreneurship Program including Seed Capital Fund and Incubator

Main recruiters : Accor, Bain, BMW, BNP Paribas, Capgemini Consulting, Coca-Cola, Danone, Deloitte, Ernst & Young, HSBC, Kering, KPMG, Kraft Foods, L'Oréal, LVMH, McKinsey, Michelin, Nestlé, PepsiCo, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Procter & Gamble, PSA, Renault, Sanofi-Aventis, Shell, Société Générale, BCG, Total, Unilever, etc.

Location of ESSEC Business School

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Courses at ESSEC Business School

There are 26 courses listed from ESSEC Business School. These are displayed below in alphabetical order: