emlyon business school ×

Accreditation: AACSB, AMBA, EQUIS

Location: Lyon, France

Campuses: Paris, Lyon (France)

Current program rank (FT) 59

Tuition fees € 45,000

Length (months) 20

Program type Executive MBA

Program description:

The Executive MBA concerns senior managers, managing directors and entrepreneurs with an average of 15 years experience. The program is for senior managers at a critical point in their career who want to sharpen their skills and step up to become a leader in an organization. Emphasis is on gaining an international vision of management and on experiential learning. The program includes a one week seminar in Shanghai. Project-based learning (strategic initiative project, entrepreneurial leadership project…) ensure a measurable return on investment and increased performance. There are two annual intakes: one in February and one in October.

  • Number of alumni: 26000
Browse other programs by this school: International MBA

Admission requirements:

  • Experience
  • Managerial experience
  • Other: Admission requirements: • Bachelor degree or equivalent • For English track: English proficiency test for non-native speakers • For French track: French proficiency test for non-native speakers • Online application form • 2 letters of recommendation


  • Current rank: 59 (Financial Times), 60 (The Economist)
  • 3 year average rank: 59 (Financial Times)


  • Male/Female students: 68% / 32%
  • International students: 18%
  • Female faculty: 35%
  • International faculty: 55%
  • Women on board: 38%
  • International board: 85%
  • Financial Times: International course experience rank: 45

Alumni today:
by Financial Times ©

  • Alumni salary today: $ 126,952
  • Salary increase: 41%
  • Career progress rank: 28
  • Alumni aims achieved: 76%
  • Graduates who are career changers: 69%

Career progress:

  • Faculty quality: 62.00
  • Student quality: 31.00
  • Development experience: 42.00
  • Student rating of faculty: 4.30
  • Student rating of alumni effectiveness: 3.90
  • Student rating of culture and classmates: 4.50


  • Full-time faculty with PhD: 99%
  • Annual intake: 125

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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