Founded in 1872 by the Lyon Chamber of Commerce and Industry, emlyon business school has an enrollment of 9,020 students of 125 nationalities.
emlyon business school offers a wide range of academic programs, including the Global BBA, Masters in Management, M.Sc. in Finance, MBA, and Exec. MBA degrees, alongside Specialized Masters (M.Sc., M.S.) programs, and a Ph.D. program in Management. The school also provides a wide portfolio of executive education programs for senior executives & experienced managers.
The school maintains seven campuses: in the Urban Community of Lyon (Écully), Saint-Étienne and Paris in France, Shanghai in China and Bhubaneswar & Mumbai in India. Emlyon Business School is a member of the Conférence des Grandes Écoles, and holds the Triple Accreditation Status (EQUIS, AACSB, and AMBA).
Consistently ranked among the top business schools in France, emlyon business school’s Master in Management has been ranked 9th worldwide in the 2022 Financial Times Masters in Management ranking.
As a Société à Mission (fr) 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 socioeconomic and academic worlds meet.
The school’s motto is “early makers since 1872.”