On September 12th, the Financial Times published its ranking of the best Masters in Management in the world:

  • emlyon lands the top 10 of the best business schools in the world, ranking 9th, with a 12-rank progression.
  • The school is #4 of the French business schools (+1 rank), right behind HEC, ESCP and ESSEC.

In the middle of this 2022-2023 back-to-school season, the Grande Ecole Program of emlyon is distinguished in the 2022 FT MiM on several criteria. Alumni surveyed by the FT particularly praised thecareer support provided in the program. The ranking also distinguished the international mobility experiences the school provides (academic exchanges and international internships). Such services and provisions allowed alumni to be exposed to more international career opportunities and experience a salary progression three years after graduation (#3 in France). On the whole, 90% of alumni believe that they have met the objectives they had set for themselves when entering the Grande Ecole Program of emlyon.

This new international recognition comes just a few weeks after the publication of another world ranking: the Shanghai Ranking 2022 (Global Ranking by Academic S. In this academic ranking, emlyon business school ranks #2 of the French schools in the management subject, in a tie with HEC, in the 76-100th bracket (out of 500 international institutions). At emlyon, the excellence of research permeates the pedagogical quality of the Grande Ecole Program.

For Isabelle Huault, Executive President and Dean of emlyon business school

“Every year since 2020, the school has continued to improve in the Financial Times Masters in Management Ranking. This progression is the result of a pertinent strategic plan and a powerful involvement of the administrative and academic teams of emlyon, dedicated to providing a master in management meeting students' expectations. Congratulations also to all our alumni for their brilliant careers, and thank you for being our proud ambassadors across the world.”

About emlyon business school:

Founded in 1872 by the Lyon CCI, emlyon business school has an enrollment of 9,020 students of 125 nationalities over 6 campuses worldwide (Lyon-Ecully, Saint-Etienne, Shanghai, Paris, Bhubaneswar and Mumbai). emlyon draws on a Faculty of 172 international professors and researchers, and a network of 190 global academic partners, to provide learning tracks of excellence and open to the world. emlyon runs a community of 38,600 alumni spread out in 130 countries. As a Société à Mission since July 2021, emlyon's raison d'être consists in: “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.” In its early makers pedagogy, action and reflection are closely intertwined. Skill hybridization and social responsibility are at the heart of its training programs, where the best of both socio-economic and academic worlds meet.

Press contacts:

emlyon business school :

Julie Guillot - guillot@em-lyon.com - 06 45 23 23 04

KBZ Corporate for emlyon :

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Karine Zimeray - kzimeray@kbzcorporate.com - 06 09 15 65 14