Shanghai campus 

fountain at the campus (Copier)


In June 2015, emlyon business school founded the Asia Europe Business School (AEBS), in partnership with the Ecole Normale Supérieure de Shanghai (ECNU). Based in Shanghai, AEBS combines ECNU’s excellence in the sciences and emlyon business school’s excellence in entrepreneurial management and innovation.

AEBS is aimed at Asian and international students through undergraduate and graduate courses (Global BBA, specialized Masters® etc.), as well as European and Asian companies via development and transformation programmes for their managers and executives.

The School welcomed its first class of 53 students in September 2016, and plans to have 1500 by 2020.

The new AEBS campus boasts a 5000 m2 fully digital, smart, and collaborative learning environment with a learning hub, fab lab, and an incubator. It is available for use by our partners.


Programmes for managers and executives

The courses and services available support European companies as they expand into Asia, and Asian companies as they expand into Europe

Degree programmes


Other courses

  • Internal courses for boards of directors, to aid decision-making in a volatile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous context, and to foster new avenues for cooperation in China.
  • Learning expeditions for managers wishing to understand or explore opportunities in the Asian market.
  • Internal courses to promote innovation and action, enabling communities of innov’agents to form, creating the conditions needed for a lasting change to the way you work. E.g.: Innovation for Growth, Breakthrough programmes