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Highlights & Testimonials


emlyon business school is part of the 1% business schools with the triple international accreditations by AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA, and ranked amongst the best business schools in France and worldwide.

  • #20 European Business School – 2019 Financial Times
  • #38 worldwide / #4 in France in Global University Employability – 2019 Times Higher Education
  • #2 best Bachelor degree in France – 2019 Le Point & 2019 EDUNIVERSAL
  • #10 worldwide in Masters in Management – 2021 QS ranking
  • #8 worldwide in Masters in Marketing – 2021 QS ranking
  • #16 worldwide in Masters in Finance – 2021 QS ranking
  • #51 worldwide / #4 in France in MBA – 2019 Which MBA The Economist
  • #62 worldwide / #4 in France in MBA – 2021 QS ranking


  • Access to international undergraduate and postgraduate programs
  • 5 campuses in Paris, Lyon, St Etienne, Casablanca and Shanghai
  • Courses fully taught in English with French & international students, and world-renowned professors
  • Wide range of business courses, from Intro to Advanced level
  • Cultural and French language courses to immerse in the French culture and lifestyle
  • Boost your creativity in our makers' fab lab
  • Tripe accredited institution: AACSB, EQUIS, AMBA
  • Top 20 European business school
  • Support for the visa process with multi entry visa to stay from 6 months to 1 year
  • Housing and visa support
  • Health insurance included
  • High level athletes program and sport activities
  • Orientation week with teambuilding and outdoor activities
  • International student association and events
  • International student support, awarded by the “Welcome to France” label
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  • Earn ECTS for credit transfer to your home institution
  • Discover Paris, city of lights and love, renowned city for its culture, history, gastronomy, art & cinema, luxury, fashion and design, 3rd most visited city worldwide, and UNESCO world heritage site
  • Discover Lyon, the second largest city in France, French gastronomy capital, UNESCO world heritage site, and voted French most attractive city, 2 hours distance by train from Paris, South of France, Italy or Switzerland
  • Discover St Etienne, French city of design, member of UNESCO Creative Cities Network, host city of The International Design biennial, long industrial and cultural history. 2h50 train distance from Paris, 45 min from Lyon, and 3h from South of France
  • Discover Casablanca, economic capital of Morocco and its largest city, campus located by the Atlantic coast, the city is a large industrial and commercial center with modern architecture and open to the Western lifestyle
  • Discover Shanghai, multi-cultural metropolis located by the sea with modern and traditional Chinese features, the largest base of Chinese industrial technology, one of the most important seaports, China's largest commercial and financial center