emlyon business school ×

Accreditation: AACSB, AMBA, EQUIS

Location: Lyon, France

Campuses: Lyon (France)

Current program rank (FT) 90

Tuition fees € 38,500

Length (months) 12

Program type International MBA

Program description:

The International MBA program has been designed to provide you will all the tools you need to reach your career goals.Through carefully designed courses, in-depth specializations, hands-on learning and a dedicated careers team, you will work together to develop the skills you need to become a leader in your field. Participants of the full-time MBA need a tangible way within a real business setting to acquire the competencies they need to complement their existing skill set. That’s why they are required to undertake an Entrepreneurial Leadership Project (ELP). Working on this 7-month project permits participants to immediately put academic knowledge into practice, allowing them to continuously make the most of their learning experience. The outcome of the ELP might be implemented in the company. 



  • Size of the class: 64
Browse other programs by this school: Executive MBA

Admission requirements:

  • GMAT
  • Language Test: TOEFL 90 (minimum), IELTS 6.5 (minimum)
  • Age
  • Experience
  • Other: * Four year Bachelors degree; * 2 references; * 3 essays; * Interview; * GMAT or GRE (no minimum); * TOEFL, IELTS, TOEIC, Cambridge or PTE, video interview (via Easyrecrue);

Cost of study and scholarships:

  • Accomodation costs on campus, per year: $ 5,133
  • Accomodation costs off campus, per year: $ 5,704


  • Current rank: 90 (Financial Times), 22 (The Economist)
  • 3 year average rank: 83 (Financial Times)


  • Male/Female students: 58% / 42%
  • International students: 91%
  • Number of nationalities represented: 24
  • Female faculty: 41%
  • International faculty: 61%
  • Women on board: 38%
  • International board: 85%
  • Financial Times: International mobility rank: 14
  • Financial Times: International course experience rank: 40

Alumni today:
by Financial Times ©

  • Alumni salary today: $ 91,913
  • Salary increase: 69%
  • Post-MBA salary: $ 83,550
  • Value for money rank: 34
  • Alumni recommend rank: 80
  • Career progress rank: 33
  • Career service rank: 53
  • Alumni aims achieved: 84%
  • Employed at three months: 90%
  • Selected recruiters: Accenture, Pfizer, Nissan, Bayer, Interpol

Career progress:

  • Regional rank: 8
  • Open new career opportunities: 19
  • Diversity of recruiters: 9
  • Faculty quality: 25.00
  • Student quality: 54.00
  • Development experience: 9.00
  • Student rating of faculty: 4.27
  • Student rating of alumni effectiveness: 3.93
  • Student rating of culture and classmates: 4.31
  • Accommodation costs (on campus, per year): $ 5,133
  • Accommodation costs (off campus, per year): $ 5,704
  • Type of aid available: 0
  • Criteria on which aid is granted: 0


  • Student assessment of career service: 3.38
  • Ratio of faculty to students: 0.70
  • Full-time faculty with PhD: 100%
  • Annual intake: 65
  • Number of applicants per full-time place: 10

Educational background:

  • Educational background/ Undergraduate majors:

Follow the news

Former rugby player and France captain Thierry Dusautoir shares his experience as an Executive MBA participant at emlyon business school and what the program has taught him about leadership. 

"I went to emlyon because I wanted academic tools to help me take decisions and have more self-confidence when I was going to deal with someone, talk about business or do risk analysis of a company."

via Financial Times.

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Our Executive MBA ranked 4th worldwide in the "Corporate Social Responsibility" category, in the 2020 Financial Times ranking of the 100 best EMBA courses.

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Address: Emlyon Business School, 23 avenue Guy de Collongue, CS 40203, Ecully cedex, 69134
Lyon, France

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