Global MBA

Power Up Your Career Growth

Fast track your career with the ESSEC Global MBA

As digital transformation fundamentally alters the business landscape, the onus has shifted towards professionals to constantly upskill in order to remain relevant for the job market.

Open the doors to your desired industry with the ESSEC Global MBA, a 12-month full-time program delivered in France. Through its majors: Luxury Brand Management, and Strategy & Digital Leadership, participants are equipped with a macro-view of core business functions coupled with industry-specific skills and knowledge to help them make a successful career switch to industries such as consulting, tech, or luxury.

A holistic MBA experience encompassing hard and soft skills through training on in-demand industry certifications, personal branding and development workshops, as well as career development support, will give you the tools you need to make the career leap.

The notion of sustainability is also integrated into the program through conferences and related courses, sensitizing participants to the importance of social responsibility in the face of business.

Sofia Ramos
Academic Director, ESSEC Global MBA

Kentia Boulay
Program Director, ESSEC Global MBA

Delphine Dion
Associate Professor and Academic Coordinator for the Luxury Brand Management major

Global MBA in brief

  • #9
    Worldwide for International Course Experience, FT Global MBA Ranking 2021
  • #15
    CSR Rank, FT Global MBA Ranking 2019
  • #28
    Worldwide, FT Top MBAs for Women Ranking 2018
  • #27
    Worldwide, QS Global MBA Rankings 2021
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Language: English
  • Location: Paris, France and Singapore
  • Format: Full Time
  • Intake: September
  • Average age: 30 years
  • Professional experience 6 years

ESSEC Global MBA made for you

Choose your specialization

Unique to ESSEC, majors provide a conducive environment for participants to deep-dive into a particular industry or sector, allowing them to gain the skills and knowledge necessary for a career switch.

Our Majors

Designed to accelerate your career

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Meet us

  • QS MBA Connect 1-2-1 | Singapore

    Come meet with us virtually in Singapore and Malaysia

    18:00 | Singapore

  • Access Fair | One-to-One MBA Johannesburgh

    Meet us one to one in Johannesburgh

    16:30 | Johannesburg, South Africa

  • Access Fair | One-to-One MBA Cape Town

    Meet us one to one in Cape Town

    10:00 | Cape Town, South Africa

  • The MBA Tour Fair | One-to-One Paris

    Meet us one to one in Paris

    11:00 | Paris

  • QS Fair | One-to-One MBA Sao Paulo

    Meet us one to one in Sao Paulo

    15:00 | Sao Paulo, Brazil

  • Access Fair | One-to-One MBA Casablanca

    Meet us one to one in Casablanca

    10:00 | Casablanca, Morocco

  • QS Fair | One-to-One MBA Lima

    Meet us one to one in Lima

    18:30 | Lima, Peru

  • QS Fair | One-to-One MBA Bogota

    Meet us one to one in Bogota

    18:30 | Bogota, Colombia

  • HeadHunt Postgraduate Fair

    Join us live and in person at the Raffles City ...

    10:30 | Singapore

  • QS Fair | One-to-One Mexico

    Meet us one to one in Mexico

    10:30 | Mexico City, Mexico

  • The MBA Tour Fair | One-to-One Bangalore

    Meet us one to one in Bangalore

    16:30 | Bangalore, India

  • The MBA Tour Fair | One-to-One Toronto

    Meet us one to one in Toronto

    11:00 | Toronto, Canada

  • The MBA Tour Fair | One-to-One Mumbai

    Meet us one to one in Mumbai

    11:00 | Mumbai, India

  • QS Fair | One-to-One New York

    Meet us one to one in New York

    09:00 | NYC, USA

  • Access Fair | One-to-One MBA London

    Meet us one to one in London

    10:00 | London, United Kingdom

  • Access Fair | One-to-One MBA Brussels

    Meet us one to one in Brussels

    16:30 | Brussels, Belgium

  • QS Fair | One-to-One Los Angeles

    Meet us one to one in Los Angeles

    09:30 | Los Angeles, USA

  • Access Fair | One-to-One MBA Paris

    Meet us one to one in Paris

    10:30 | Paris, France

  • QS Fair | One-to-One Paris

    Meet us one to one in Paris

    11:00 | Paris, France

  • E-Fellows-Fair-One-to-One-MBA-Frankfurt

    Meet us one to one in Frankfurt

    10:00 | Frankfurt, Germany

  • QS MBA Connect 1-2-1 | Shanghai, China

    Meet us in Shanghai online!

    18:00 | Shanghai, China

  • QS MBA Connect 1-2-1 | Taiwan

    Join us in Taiwan!

    18:00 | Taipei, Taiwan

  • QS MBA Connect 1-2-1 | Seoul, S. Korea

    See you in Seoul!

    16:00 | Seoul, Korea

  • Access MBA (In-person) | SEOUL, South Korea

    Meet us live in South Korea

    16:00 | Seoul, Korea

  • QS MBA Connect 1-2-1 | Tokyo, Japan

    Meet us in Japan!

    18:00 | Tokyo, Japan

  • Access MBA (In-person) | TOKYO, Japan

    Meet us live in Tokyo!

    18:00 | Tokyo, Japan

  • Access Fair | One-to-One MBA Warsow

    Meet us one to one in Warsow

    16:30 | Warsaw, Poland

  • Access MBA (In-person) | Singapore

    Meet with us live in Singapore!

    18:00 | Singapore

  • QS MBA Connect 1-2-1 | Singapore

    See you live and in person in Singapore!

    18:00 | Singapore

  • QS MBA & Graduate Fair November 2022 | Singapore

    Meet us in Singapore!


  • Access MBA (In-person) | BANGKOK, Thailand

    Meet us live in Bangkok!

    18:00 | Bangkok, Thailand

  • Access Fair | One-to-One MBA Bucharest

    Meet us one to one in Bucharest

    16:30 | Bucharest, Romania

  • Access Fair | One-to-One MBA Istanbul

    Meet us one to one in Istanbul

    10:00 | Istanbul, Turkey

  • Access Fair | One-to-One MBA Beirut

    Meet us one to one in Beirut

    16:30 | Beirut, Lebanon

  • Access Fair | One-to-One MBA Dubai

    Meet us one to one in Dubai

    14:00 | Dubai, UAE

  • Access MBA Asia Online Event!

    Meet us Online!

    18:00 | Online session

  • Access Fair | One-to-One MBA Abu Dhabi

    Meet us one to one in Abu Dhabi

    16:30 | Abu Dhabi, UAE


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Get in touch with our students

Jennifer, Ming, Xiaojun (Ariel), Donald, Deepika Rani, Jie (Vivian), Ying, Preyash, Anurag Kumar, Mireille, Roomly, Lakshay, Julien and Hans, current students, will be more than happy to answer your questions.
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