EDHEC Business School was founded in 1906 and is among the select few institutions to gain international recognition through the triple crown of AACSB, AMBA and EQUIS accreditations. It offers management education designed to meet the needs of companies. Its large range of international graduate programmes draws students from the world over. With its 5 campuses in Lille, Nice, Paris, London and Singapore, its 5,500 students, more than 25% of whom are from abroad, and its 110 full-time faculty, EDHEC has been ranked among the top European business schools and top 5 in France for several years.
The EDHEC MBA is a 10month, full-time programme taught completely in English on the campus in Nice. It is the ideal programme for:
professionals who wish to give a stagnating career a boost
those with a specialised background who want to develop general management know-how
professionals who move to another field.
those thinking of starting up their own company
The first module invites participants consider the evolution of the world to help situate themselves as a manager, giving them a new perspective on global business development and changing their outlook on the core management subjects to follow. Personal development is the red thread throughout the programme . A personal coach will mentor you for the duration of the programme, encouraging to you grow as an individual and preparing you to take on new challenges.
EDHEC selects two destinations each year as part of the Global Business Seminars. Trip 1 takes the class to South Africa to study sustainable development, whereas the destination for trip 2 depends on the choice of specialisation track:
Global Finance Track - London
Global Leadership Track- Singapore
Global Entrepreneurship Track - Silicon Valley
Global Family Business track - Paris
Past countries include South Africa, India, Morocco, Poland and Turkey.
Finally, to round off the programme, participants can tailor their MBA to their career interests through MBA projects and executive consulting missions.
The EDHEC MBA scholarships are awarded based on the applicants' merit and financial needs, and also on their potential contribution to the class general.
60% reduction for candidates with a GMAT score of 700 or over
40% for candidates with a GMAT score of 650-690
25% for candidates with a GMAT score of 600-640
First nationality scholarship
EDHEC recommendation scholarship
Global 500 scholarship
RDE 100 scholarship
Dual nationality scholarship
10 month MBA entirely in English
Experienced professionals as fellow MBA students
International recognition and accreditations EQUIS, AACSB, AMBA
Increased earning potential
Tailored MBA Career programme
Strong Company relations
Global alumni network
International campus in the South of France
N°4 for student diversity
N°26 for career placement
6,000 students and 10,000 executive education participants
17 degree programmes: ESPEME post-baccalaureate programme, Master in Management, MScs, 2 MBAs, a PhD in Finance, etc.
23,000 participants in conferences and seminars organised in 28 global financial capitals
24,000 alumni in 116 countries
134 permanent professors (49% of international origin) and 810 adjunct faculty members
13 research and teaching chairs
A 75m budget, 1/3 from corporate funding and 20% invested in research
5 campuses (Lille, Nice, Paris, London and Singapore)
EQUIS AACSB AMBA accreditations