Global MBA

Global MBA

reiventing the way business is taught

The Global MBA is a highly selective program for exceptional individuals who want to fast track their career in an international environment. Offering much more than a typical MBA, the program provides a unique composition of vigorous management theory instruction, interaction with cutting-edge business knowledge specialists and hands-on experiential learning - a winning combination that puts budding talent into real-world context.

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 3 majors: Strategy & Management, 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 trainings 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 in the program through conferences and related courses, sensitizing participants to the importance of social responsibility in the face of business.

Prof. Aarti Ramaswami, Academic Director of the program, tells us more:

Global MBA Student Profile
Average Age: 30 
Work Experience: 6 years 
Competitive GMAT Score


ESSEC, ranked among the top 100 Global MBA programs worldwide by the Financial Times, prides itself on providing its graduates with world-class career preparation and the confidence that they are joining a powerful, global network of top-level alumni. Graduates embark on their professional path with vital concrete skills and the insight they need to achieve their personal goals: a winning combination for a true competitive advantage.

Students receive the tools, training, and one-on-one mentoring needed to prepare them for the career they imagine for themselves. Career orientation and support, individual counseling, seminars on job searching, interview simulation exercises, résumé workshops, and networking events are just some of the services offered.

To find out more about the program, visit the Global MBA page.