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emlyon business school 

Founded in 1872, emlyon business school is a globally-ranked institution and among the 1% to hold triple accreditation by AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA.

Benefit corporation since july 2021, it is internationally renowned for its academic excellence and its unique positioning, which firmly establishes it, here and know, in the issues and challenges of the 21st century.

early makers since 1872

A notion of teaching geared towards initiative and decision-making.
The 'early makers' signature teaching style is the driving force behind the school's teaching: demanding standards, experience, experimentation and an entrepreneurial ethos, all to boost students' capacity for action.

It takes tangible form in various physical locations:

  • the makers' lab,
  • the incubator and accelerator,
  • the library...

Explore here, make now

Our calling: providing life-long training and support to meaningful individuals able to transform organizations, for a fairer society, with more solidarity and respect for the planet. A mission the school is fully committed to since it became a benefit corporation in 2021.

Key figures:

  • 7 campuses around the world: Lyon, Paris, Saint-Etienne, Shanghai (China), Casablanca (Morocco), Bhubaneswar and Mumbai (India)
  • 8,900 students from 121 different nationalities
  • 35,700 alumni in 130 countries
  • 190 academic partners worldwide
  • 47% of Faculty with an international profile
  • 1600 partner companies


Bachelor's degree
Project Management Delivery method Length Location
Global BBA On campus 4 years Multiple (3)
Master's degree
MSc in Finance On campus 18 months Lyon
MSc in Luxury Management & Marketing On campus 18 months Multiple (5)
MSc in Management - European Triple Degree - Grande Ecole On campus 2 years Multiple (3)
MSc in Management - Grande Ecole On campus Lyon
MSc in High-End Brand Management On campus 24 months Shanghai
MSc in International Marketing & Business Development On campus 18 months Multiple (2)
Project Management
MSc in Strategy & Consulting On campus 18 months Multiple (2)
Computer Science & IT
Artificial Intelligence
MSc in Health Management & Data Intelligence On campus 18 months Lyon
Cyber Security
MSc in Cybersecurity & Defense Management On campus 18 months Multiple (2)
Data Science & Analytics
MSc in Data Science & Artificial Intelligence strategy On campus 18 months Multiple (2)
MSc in Digital Marketing & Data Science On campus 18 months Paris
Humanities & Culture
Sports Studies & Management
MSc in Sports Industry Management On campus 18 months Multiple (2)
Tourism & Hospitality
MSc in International Hospitality Management On campus 18 months Multiple (3)
Transport & Logistics
Supply Chain Management
MSc in Supply Chain & Purchasing Management On campus 18 months Multiple (2)
Business Administration
Executive MBA On campus Multiple (2)
International MBA On campus 11 months Lyon
Doctorate / PhD
Business Administration
Global DBA: Durham-Emlyon On campus Multiple (4)
Study abroad program
Business Administration
Study Abroad Program On campus Multiple (3)
Summer / Short course
Humanities & Culture
Sports Studies & Management
Sport Industry Summer School [DP18] On campus 10 days Lyon

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Awards & Accreditations

EQUIS European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD)


The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)


range 76-100 out of 500 / #3 French business school

Shanghai GRAS Global Ranking of Academic Subjects: Management (2021)

EMBA European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD)


#38 worldwide

THE Global University Employability Ranking (2021)

#4 in France out of 15 schools (#16 in the world out of 179 schools)

QS Master in Finance - MSc in Finance


Average rating 5

Based on 4 reviews.

A large range of courses, with quality professors. Also a very wide panel of opportunities! (Club, conferences, self awareness...)
EMLYON is a management school that listens very carefully to its students. The large choice of electives enables each students to develop their personal track
My internship in China has been an incredible experience: a true professional and personal spring board


emlyon business school

23 avenue Guy de Collongue
69134 Ecully

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