Global MBA

Bi-continental MBA in France and Singapore

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 and Singapore. 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.

Patti Brown
Program Director, ESSEC Global MBA

Sofia Ramos
Academic Director, ESSEC Global MBA

Kentia Boulay
Director of Academic Affairs, ESSEC Asia & Pacific

Jan Ondrus
Associate Academic Director, ESSEC Global MBA, Singapore

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 6-7 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

  • The MBA Tour | South Korea

    Come meet us virtually in South Korea!

    18:00 | Seoul, Korea

  • The MBA Tour | Hong Kong & Taiwan

    Meet us in HK and Taiwan!

    18:00 | Virtual session

  • The MBA Tour | Vietnam & Thailand

    Come meet us virtually!

    18:00 | Virtual session

  • The MBA Tour | Singapore & Malaysia

    Meet us in Singapore and Malaysia!

    18:00 | Singapore

  • Access MBA [Online] 1-2-1 | Singapore and Malaysia

    Meet us in Singapore and Malaysia!

    18:00 | Singapore

  • Access MBA [Online] 1-2-1 | China and Hong Kong

    Come meet us online in China and Hong Kong!

    18:00 | Shanghai

  • Access MBA [Online] 1-2-1 | Japan and South Korea

    Meet us online in Japan and Seoul!

    18:00 | Tokyo, Japan

  • Headhunt Postgraduate Fair | Singapore

    Come meet us in Singapore!

    11:00 | Singapore

  • Access MBA [Online] 1-2-1 | Philippines

    Meet us online in the Philippines!

    18:00 | Online session

  • Access MBA | Belgium & Luxembourg

    Meet us one to one at the 100% Online event

    Online session

  • Access MBA | Belgium & Luxembourg

    Meet us one to one at the 100% Online event

    16:00 | Online session

  • Access MBA | France

    Meet us one to one at the 100% Online event


  • Access MBA | Los Angeles

    Meet us one to one in Los Angeles

    Los Angeles, USA


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