ESSEC Business School

Introduction
EFMD Equis Accredited

Innovative, involved and international; ESSEC Business School, one of the leading institutions in Europe for business education, offers a unique learning experience that trains responsible leaders who are able to reinvent business. Accredited by AACSB and EQUIS, ESSEC maintains a superior level of academic excellence that is recognized worldwide.

Founded in 1907, ESSEC has built its influential brand name on our comprehensive range of programs that have evolved in response to student needs, corporate developments and an evolving business climate.

The Financial Times ranks ESSEC Business School:

  • Number 3 Worldwide for the MSc in Management program
  • Number 6 Worldwide for the Advanced Masters in Financial Techniques

Innovative by nature

At ESSEC, innovation is part of our background, our educational techniques and our entrepreneurial projects. ESSEC is home to 130 professors and 17 Emeriti professors, representing 30 nationalities, who are dedicated to creating new management ideas, approaches, and concepts to meet 21st century challenges through their research. ESSEC Ventures, created in 2000, is a unique endeavor designed to support ESSEC students with business creation projects. Since its creation, the entrepreneurial structure has incubated 245 projects and created 180 companies.

Involved in career development

ESSEC’s dynamic learning environment allows participants the flexibility to integrate professional experience with their choice of courses. Thanks to our commitment to corporate relations, 700 corporate partners participate in training and recruitment programs, 15,000 internships and work-study opportunities are made available to students every year and 100 companies are associated with teaching and research chairs.

International in scope

The ESSEC community, spanning three campuses in Cergy-Pontoise, Paris-La Défense, and Singapore, is made up of students representing over 90 nationalities. The school’s first-rate professors, 50% international, foster the culturally enhancing experience. ESSEC continues to develop its global presence through its network of 157 partner universities in 42 countries, through which ESSEC offers 19 double-degree options. In addition, a vast network of 46,000 active alumni stretches across the globe.

Programs

The programs taught in English include:

  • MSc in Management (Grande Ecole)
  • MSc in Finance
  • MSc in Data Sciences & Business Analytics
  • Advanced Master in Financial Techniques
  • Advanced Master in Strategy and Management of International Business
  • Global MBA
  • MBA in Hospitality Management
  • MBA in International Luxury Brand Management
  • ESSEC & Mannheim Executive MBA
  • Executive MBA Asia Pacific

Additionally, 10 Advanced Masters programs and a wide range of executive education courses are also offered in French.

Campus Locations

ESSEC Business School is spread across 3 campuses in:

  • Cergy-Pontoise: 35 minutes from the center of Paris
  • Paris-La Défense: in the heart of Paris’s business district
  • Singapore: located in the Nepal Hill business district
This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

This school also offers:

Master

Advanced Master's Degree in Financial Techniques

Campus Full time 1 year September 2016 France Cergy-Pontoise

An intensive, one-year program, the Advanced Master in Financial Techniques is designed for graduate level students who wish to focus on trade finance [+]

An intensive, one-year program, the Advanced Master in Financial Techniques is designed for graduate level students who wish to focus on trade finance and financial engineering to address international intermediaries' growing needs for financial experts (banks, insurance companies, institutional investors). The Advanced Master's program is an excellent way to complement your initial training with business expertise that is fully recognized in the market. It is also a way to develop your management skills and open up new job opportunities. The Advanced Master in Financial Techniques “Financial Engineering Asia” track, partly based in Singapore: - Is ranked by the Financial Times as the #2 worldwide Advanced Master in Financial Techniques - Provides students with a comprehensive view of financial engineering - Integrates 4 to 6 months company field projects and provides international exposure with trips to London and Hong Kong... [-]


Advanced Master in Strategy and Management of International Business

Campus Full time 1 year September 2016 France Cergy-Pontoise

The Advanced Master in Strategy and Management of International Business is a year long, intensive program designed for graduate level students who wish [+]

The Advanced Master in Strategy and Management of International Business is a year long, intensive program designed for graduate level students who wish to focus on particular areas of management. The internationally focused pedagogy is anchored in a case-based approach, presenting students with international business situations. Solutions that emerge often reflect the cultural and academic diversity of the students. Lecturers have a strong international background, often coming from prestigious foreign institutions. This program is an excellent way to complement your initial training with business expertise that is fully recognized in the market. It is also a way to develop your management skills and open up new job opportunities. The Advanced Master in Strategy and Management of International Business will enable students to develop a strong set of skills in multiple disciplines such as strategy, management, international business, marketing and financial engineering. The program offers a choice between 9 International Tracks - Mixed track: ESSEC France (50% of courses in English and 50% in French) - English track: ESSEC France (Curriculum entirely in English) - American track: ESSEC France and Thunderbird School of Global Management, Phoenix, USA (Curriculum entirely in English) - Canadian track: ESSEC France and Queen's School of Business, Ontario, Canada (Curriculum entirely in English) - 50 % Asian track (winter or autumn session): ESSEC France and ESSEC Singapore (Curriculum entirely in English) - Latin American Exchange track: ESSEC France and EGADE, Mexico City (Curriculum entirely in Spanish) - Latin American Double Diploma track: ESSEC France and EGADE, Mexico City (Curriculum in Spanish & English) - 100% Asian track: ESSEC Asia Pacific (Singapore)... [-]


MSc in Management (Grande Ecole)

Campus Full time 2 - 3 years September 2016 France Cergy-Pontoise Singapore + 1 more

The MSc in Management is a flexible, personalized and career-focused program with great international exposure. #3 Worldwide [+]

The internationally reputed Master of Science in Management, taught in English and/or French, uniquely allows students the flexibility to design their own curriculum. The program, ranked #8 by the Financial Times, is designed for those with little to no professional experience and incorporates practical application that teaches students to think for themselves and helps them develop in to veritable business leaders. Students are required to complete 18 months of an internship or an apprenticeship, allowing them to obtain hands-on professional experience. In addition to the integrated professional experience, students are also encouraged to expand international horizons. All students are required to complete a six-month study term outside of France. This may be done via one of the numerous exchange programs, by completing a semester on the ESSEC Asia Pacific Campus in Singapore, or through an internship or double degree program. The MSc in Management has established partnerships and double-degree programs with 98 institutions worldwide, including: the University of Mannheim – Germany; SDA Bocconi – Italy; IE Business School – Spain; Göteborg University – Sweden; Queen's University – Canada; Kellogg School of Management and Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth – USA; EGADE – Mexico; FGV - EAESP – Brazil; University of Cape Town – South Africa; Peking University and Fudan University – China; Yonsei University-South Korea; IIM Ahmedabad – India; Keio Business School – Japan; and the University of Melbourne – Australia. Partnerships and double degree programs in France include: Ecole Centrale Paris, ESM de Saint Cyr-Coëtquidan and École du Louvre. Program content Every trimester during the MSc program, students choose their courses from among the over 200 offered in French or English. Eight basic courses are required: Financial Accounting, Management Control, Managerial Economics, Financial Theory, Organizational Behavior, Marketing Management, Strategy and Management, and Information Systems Management. Support is offered throughout the program: continuation of the support relationship formed in the Bachelor’s cycle, or the choice of a tutor for newly admitted students; development and submission of the Professional and Personal Project; validation of internship selection (duration, assignment, relevance to project). Who we are seeking - Degree required: Bachelor or equivalent (minimum 3 years completed outside of France). - A professional experience of 3 to 6 months is desirable but not necessary. [-]

Contact
Post address
Avenue Bernard Hirsch B.P. 50105
Cergy-Pontoise Cedex - France, 95021 FR
Location address
Avenue Bernard Hirsch B.P. 50105
Cergy-Pontoise, Ile-de-France, 95021 FR
Post address
CNIT - BP230
Paris La Défense, 92 053 FR
Location address
CNIT - BP230
Paris, Ile-de-France, 92 053 FR
Post address
2 One-north Gateway
SINGAPORE , 138502 SG
Location address
2 One-north Gateway
Singapore, 138502 SG