ESSEC (Ecole supérieure des sciences économiques et commerciales) is a European leader in global management training. Since its founding in 1907, ESSEC has been developing a unique learning model based on its strong identity and core values of innovation, open-mindedness and responsibility. The school is known for its very competitive entrance exams and has among its notable alumni many CEOs of French and international companies.
ESSEC’s wide range of programs covers undergraduate, graduate and executive education and relies on teaching methods focused upon developing the creativity and critical thinking skills of each individual. More than 141 faculty members, graduates of the world’s finest universities, carry on ESSEC’s world-renowned reputation for superior
academic quality. The school, reputed for its international orientation, has partnerships with the best universities all over the world. In addition to these partnerships, ESSEC established a campus in Singapore in 2004.
ESSEC was ranked 8th in the Financial Times ranking of Masters in Management and 3rd for its Masters in Finance in 2011. Leading all French business schools on student placement, ESSEC is the favorite French school among international recruiters.