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.

David Sluss
Academic Director, ESSEC Global MBA

Kentia Boulay
Program Director, ESSEC Global MBA

Delphine Dion
Associate Professor and Academic Director 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

  • GMBA | Master's Networking Studies Event

    Meet university representatives and career advisors

    11:00 | Paris, France

  • QS Top MBA Fair (In Person) | Bangkok

    Meet us in person in Bangkok!

    14:00 | Bangkok, Thailand

  • QS Top MBA Fair (In Person) | Tokyo

    Meet us in Tokyo!

    14:00 | Tokyo, Japan

  • QS Top MBA Fair (In Person) | Seoul

    Meet us in Seoul!

    17:00 | Seoul, Korea

  • QS Virtual MBA Event | Taiwan

    Meet us online in Taiwan

    19:30 | Online session

  • Access MBA Fair (in person) | Johannesburg

    Meet us in Johannesburg!

    16:20 | Johannesburg, South Africa

  • Access MBA Fair (in person) | Cape Town

    Meet us in Cape Town!

    09:50 | Cape Town, South Africa

  • QS Virtual MBA Event | Malaysia

    Meet us online in Malaysia!

    18:00 | Online session

  • Access MBA Virtual Fair Asia

    Meet us virtually!

    16:00 | Online session

  • QS Virtual MBA Event | Indonesia

    Meet us online in Indonesia!

    19:00 | Online session

  • QS Virtual MBA Event | South Korea

    Meet us online in South Korea!

    17:00 | Online session

  • QS Virtual MBA Event | Japan

    Come meet our program advisors online in Japan!

    17:00 | Online session

  • Access EMBA | Alumni discussions & networking cocktails in Brussels

    Meet and network with our alumni

    17:45 | Brussels, Belgium

  • Access MBA | One to One in Paris

    Meet us one to one in Paris

    16:30 | Paris, France


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Get in touch with our students

Marie, Sherley, Luka, Charity, Pedro, Tanisha, Archita, Tania, Sidan, Daniel, Ranjay, Antaratara, Sidharth, Carlos and Charbel, current students, will be more than happy to answer your questions.
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