Join the International MBA
The Essential MBA for Entrepreneurial Leaders
EMLYON Business School, created in 1872, stands out among the few business schools worldwide awarded three international accreditations. EMLYON has campuses in Lyon and Shanghai, has developed partnerships with 110 foreign universities and gathers 20,000 alumni in 100 countries.
EMLYON International MBA
This intensive full-time one-year programme is focused on helping each participant reach the professional goal they have set for themselves. The programme is ranked #15 in Europe in the Top 100 MBA programmes worldwide (The Economist - October 2011). Through the emphasis on entrepreneurship within the academic programme, the year-long consulting project and the international diversity in the student body and faculty, participants develop the skills they need to achieve success. While enjoying a truly dynamic learning experience, they will remain in touch with the business world through the schools worldwide professional and alumni network.
A strong focus on ENTREPRENEURSHIP
EMLYON Business School is recognised as the European frontrunner in the field of Entrepreneurship, which shows particularly within the International MBA programme. The capacity to identify opportunities, take initiatives and to get things done is what makes successful entrepreneurial leaders in todays global business environment. Throughout this programme, participants not only learn how to identify interesting business opportunities but acquire the competencies they need to exploit them profitably.
A year-long CONSULTING PROJECT
Students participating in the International MBA need a tangible way within a real business setting to acquire the skills they need to complement their existing skill set. This is the reason why the International MBA programme includes a year-long consulting project; the Entrepreneurial Leadership Project (ELP). Based on their competency profile, participants select a project and team that complement their learning needs. Working on the project throughout the year allows students to immediately put academic knowledge into practise, while concentrating on their unique learning needs.
An international & experiential LEARNING EXPERIENCE
International MBA students benefit from studying, living and working with professionals from around the globe, thus enhancing their ability to work with and lead international and intercultural teams. The selection process for International MBA participants ensures that the group is as diverse as possible, both in terms of nationalities as well as in professional backgrounds.
A CLEAR FOCUS ON YOUR CAREER
With the help of coaching sessions, recruitment and placement advice and access to a vast range of electronic resources, you will learn to manage your career successfully and will benefit from numerous career enhancement workshops starting as early as October. Throughout the year, different companies visit the school to discuss the opportunities and challenges they are facing in a dialogue-oriented setting providing an ideal opportunity for to continue to build on and increase your own professional network. The backing of professors, human resources consultants, executive recruiters and the EMLYON alumni network give all participants the tools they need to reach their career goals.