The International MBA of emlyon business school soars 13 places and ranks #76 in the 2023 Financial Times world's ranking, and #22 in Europe. It is especially praised on the environmental, social and governance criteria, ranking #12 worldwide, and on the career progress criteria.

Declares Christine Baldy-Ngayo I Associate Dean of Executive Education at emlyon business school

“This result speaks volumes about our collective commitment to train and support all throughout their lives, responsible managers and directors who will transform organizations efficiently, for a fairer society, with more solidarity and respect for the planet. This ranking demonstrates how strong our International IMBA program is, how talented our participants are, as a recognition of our world-class Faculty, and our outstanding community of alumni and top-tier staff”

Our outstanding result in the Career Progress criteria, in which emlyon ranks #3 in France, is particularly indicative of the quality of this program which provides guidance and support to the participants' ambitious professional projects.

The International MBA of emlyon business school also stands out on differentiating criteria, in keeping with the school's mission, such as the environmental, social and governance criteria (#12 worldwide). The program has been entirely revisited in order to reinforce the training of International MBA participants to ecological transition, social sustainabilityand ethics. The data used for the Financial Times' ranking are collected via two online surveys: the first one is filled in by the participating schools, and the second one, by alumni who graduated from that program three years prior to the survey.

Meant for professionals with a 5-year experience, the International MBA of emlyon business school provides a set of learning experiences allowing to develop pertinent skills for their career progress. Taught in English, it is an 11 to 16-month full-time program, with a 90% rate of international students, with over 30 nationalities represented. It is a state-controlled Master's degree allowing graduates to integrate jobs all over the world.

ÀAbout 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.

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