Specialised Master in Business Performance Management

ESCP Europe Business School

Program Description
EFMD Equis Accredited
AACSB Accredited

Specialised Master in Business Performance Management

ESCP Europe Business School

Studies at Paris campus.

Scientific Director: Prof. Christopher Hossfeld

Objectives of the programme

The MS Business Performance Management’s objective is to help you to reach your professional goals by giving you a broad vision of the company in order to improve its financial and operational performance. Understanding a company’s strategy, knowing how to measure, analyse and communicate business performance and managing teams to reach the goals are the main competences that you will acquire with this programme. The MS Business Performance Management is a career booster that will enable you to access to high level positions quickly.

Career opportunities

Graduates work in positions such as: Head of a Business Unit, CFO, Business Analyst, Financial Controller, Finance Consultant, etc.


A combination of theory classes and of live practical cases. The programme is based around 5 main topics:

  • Financial Planning and Analysis: Cost Analysis, Industrial Management Control, Commercial Management Control
  • Business Finance: Introduction to Finance, Specialised Finance
  • Strategy and Risk Management
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Information System Functions
  • Human Resources and Performance

Aside from these technical elements, the MS teaches business comunication and teamwork.

International seminar

Last year the class went to Montreal, Canada.

Class Profile

  • Engineering: 39%
  • Economics/Finance: 22%
  • Business: 13%
  • Humanities/Social sciences: 9%
  • Law/Political science: 8%
  • Other fields: 9%

26% international students

35% women, 65% men

Language requirement

French and English


1 year (Start in September)

Job Survey

40K€ is the average salary after the MS.

Less than 3 months after graduation 100% are employed.

67% have a job with an international dimension.

In which sector:

  • Transports: 25%
  • Finance/Banking/Insurance: 25%
  • Luxury: 17%
  • Others (Auditing, Agribusiness, Consulting, Communication, etc.): 33%

How to apply

  1. Online application
  2. TOEFL, TOEIC or IELTS scores
  3. Personal interview if eligible
This school offers programs in:
  • English
  • French

Last updated November 18, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
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Sept. 2017
1 year
Full time
17,500 EUR
Start date Sept. 2017
France Paris, Ile-de-France
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United Kingdom London, England
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Duration 1 year
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