ESSEC Executive MBA

Expertise, exploration, entrepreneurship

What you Get from the Program

Our objective is to empower you to achieve your goals, both personal and professional, to reveal the leader and entrepreneur you aim to become.

Throughout the course of the ESSEC Executive MBA program, you will:

  • expand your general management knowledge,
  • gain international experience through global study trips,
  • train to become a successful leader, and
  • advance your personal development.

An Executive-Friendly Format

The ESSEC EMBA program is designed to minimize time spent away from home or work. You will have in total 66.5 program days, every 2 weeks, mostly on Fridays and Saturdays:

  • total days of coursework: 66
  • total calendar weekdays (no weekends): 54
  • total calendar days (including coaching, etc): 81

Starting an Entrepreneurial Journey...

The ESSEC EMBA helps you to develop a 360 degree global view of business and expertise in all corporate functions. During the program, you can test an entrepreneurial idea thanks to the Entrepreneurial Project (EP).

The Entrepreneurial Project (EP) is designed to promote innovation and to put into practice new skills developed in the classroom. It enables participants to test an entrepreneurial idea through the creation of a new business or the development of a product or market in an existing company.

Being Part of a Global Community

By joining the program, you will also learn to work effectively in teams and in an environment with a high level of diversity and cultural differences. Moreover, you will create a valuable and lasting network of business partners and friends.

With more than 62,000 alumni in 65 capital cities, ESSEC is proud of its strong and influential network of alumni worldwide. Our alumni also find value in strengthening their network and widening their career opportunities through their associations within an active alumni community.

Program Certifications and Degrees

  • MBA degree from ESSEC Business School
  • Recognized Bac+5 degree (“Grade Master”) from the French Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation*

*The ESSEC Executive MBA program awards a recognised BAC+5 degree (“Grade Master”). Authorisation was delivered following assessment by the national Management Programs Assessment Commission (CEDFG) for a renewable period. This Commission undertakes assessment for all programs, delivered by business schools that are recognised by the French State, to guarantee the quality of teaching delivered and the value of their degree.


Talk to our advisor

The Executive MBA Team
The Executive MBA Team

+33 (0)1 46 92 17 89

Contact us

Ready to join us...


Upcoming events

  • Jul 12
    ESSEC & Mannheim Executive MBA - Online afterwork information-session

    Presented by Junko Takagi, the Academic Director of the ESSEC & Mannheim EMBA

    18:00 | Online session Sign up
  • Aug 22
    QS MBA Connect 1-2-1 | Singapore

    Come meet with us virtually in Singapore and Malaysia

    18:00 | Singapore Sign up
  • Oct 23
    QS MBA Connect 1-2-1 | Shanghai, China

    Meet us in Shanghai online!

    18:00 | Shanghai, China Sign up
  • Oct 29
    QS MBA Connect 1-2-1 | Taiwan

    Join us in Taiwan!

    18:00 | Taipei, Taiwan Sign up
  • Nov 08
    QS MBA Connect 1-2-1 | Seoul, S. Korea

    See you in Seoul!

    16:00 | Seoul, Korea Sign up
  • Nov 10
    Access MBA (In-person) | SEOUL, South Korea

    Meet us live in South Korea

    16:00 | Seoul, Korea Sign up
  • Nov 10
    QS MBA Connect 1-2-1 | Tokyo, Japan

    Meet us in Japan!

    18:00 | Tokyo, Japan Sign up
  • Nov 12
    Access MBA (In-person) | TOKYO, Japan

    Meet us live in Tokyo!

    18:00 | Tokyo, Japan Sign up
  • Nov 15
    Access MBA (In-person) | Singapore

    Meet with us live in Singapore!

    18:00 | Singapore Sign up
  • Nov 16
    QS MBA Connect 1-2-1 | Singapore

    See you live and in person in Singapore!

    18:00 | Singapore Sign up
  • Nov 17
    Access MBA (In-person) | BANGKOK, Thailand

    Meet us live in Bangkok!

    18:00 | Bangkok, Thailand Sign up
  • Dec 10
    Access MBA Asia Online Event!

    Meet us Online!

    18:00 | Online session Sign up
Help Me Choose a program