Next intake: March 2018 in Lyon and Paris


Bachelor or Master degree required


3 days/month during 20 months /"Fast Track" in 10 months

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Ranked #2 in France by Ivy Exec and CNN Expansion

Your contact

- Executive MBA Lyon: Safae Aboukaram +33 (0)4 78 33 70 66

- Executive MBA Paris: Marjorie Diebolt +33 (0)4 78 33 78 38

- Executive MBA Casablanca: +212 522 64 18 18

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Online Information Session on Thursday the 16th of November at 12:30pm

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Applications are open for the March 2018 intake of the Executive MBA!

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  • Prepare you for or reinforce your executive position (VP, SVP, C-suite)
  • Strengthen your decision-making skills
  • Step back
  • Acquire a strategic vision and reinforce your role in leading change
  • Manage ambiguity in an uncertain world in a better way 

You will be ready to change role or sector, or to take control of your own business. You will hold the key to position your career on the only path that is worth. Yours

Pascale Berthier
Director MBA programme

Benefits for you

- Boost your career
- Open up to new ideas and challenge your practices with others
- Develop your competencies in line with your personal and company’s expectations
- Manage ambiguity in an uncertain world in a better way

Benefits for your company

- Reward, recognize and retain key talent
- The immediate application of new learning to lead to higher levels of performance
- The completion of a strategic project defined and sponsored by the company

Executive MBA participants are senior managers with extensive professional experience (15 years on average) or with an entrepreneurial project for a new venture or acquisition.

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  • The members of our faculty are all highly qualified with 90% of our 130 permanent professors holding a doctoral degree
  • 7 teaching and research units in touch with the business world
  • A business school incubator which has coached 1 350 participants in supported projects since 1984
  • emlyon business school is among the 1% of business schools worldwide awarded
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Executive MBA admission requirements is :

  • a minimum of 7 years' of professional experience
  • Bachelor Degree or equivalent(in any other case, please contact us)
  • English Test (TOEIC, TOEFL, IELTS) 

The application form

The application form includes :
• 2 recommandation letters (template provided with the application form above)
• a certified copy of your IELTS/TOEFL/TOEIC

The Admission Board

The Admission Board will review your application :
• You are directly admitted to the Executive MBA
• You are invited to a face-to-face or Skype interview
• You are not admitted

Tuition fees

45,000 excl. VAT.* - Application fee: € 150 inc VAT - March 2018 Intake in Lyon or Paris

It includes lifetime membership to emlyon’s alumni association and accommodation, lunches and dinners during the learning trip in Shanghai. (excluding transportation, accommodation and lunches on emlyon business school campus)

  • Next application deadline for Lyon is the 27th of Nov and Paris is the 29th of Nov
  • Candidates who apply before December are eligible for the Early Bird scholarship

An integral part of the curriculum, the Executive MBA’s dedicated careers track comprises a full range of services specifically designed to help "fast track" participants establish a roadmap to successfully manage their next and future career developments, that is the reason why emlyon business school is ranked 26 worldwide and 2 in France for employability.

EMLYON's Careers Services Department is here to help "fast track" participants succeed and offers them the benefit of their expertise and experience, as well as a wealth of useful tools to guide them on the journey to finding the perfect dream job

A range of dedicated services

  • Workshops. Better identify the job that perfectly meets your requirements
  • Individual Coaching. Get personalised advice and support in your job search
  • Expert Panels and conferences. To provide you with excellent occasions throughout the year to meet with different companies and educators face-to-face to discuss your future
  • Online tools. A fully equipped online platform to keep your career search up-to-date and on the right track with valuable career research engines and job guides
  • Corporate events. Events that gather various corporate partners for you to meet with companies, experts, and recruiters in order to conduct interviews, attend informational sessions, and view company presentations
  • Alumni network. Hold lifelong membership within a network of over 29,000 alumni in 118 countries