SKEMA Business School • Paris, France; Lille, France; Nice, France
SKEMA Business School is a higher education institution in France, that is the result of the merger between two French schools: CERAM Business School and Groupe ESC Lille, which took place in 2009. It is a private establishment with the legal status of a non-profit association. SKEMA is a member of the Conférence des Grandes Écoles. The renowned university offers BBA in Global Management, Master degrees, MBA, doctoral and executive education programmes in France, as well as China, Brazil and the US. Since 2016, the school holds triple accreditation by AMBA, EQUIS and AACSB. Currently, 7,500 students are enrolled in programmes at SKEMA. 37,000 graduates are living and working in all parts of the world. The highly professional faculty staff includes 160 professors. With students coming from all over the world, the school offers an international learning environment. 35% of students are international, over 100 nationalities are represented on the campuses. In order to provide its student with a fully international outlook, SKEMA Business School has 6 campuses worldwide and has ties with more than 100 foreign universities, with most of them holding AACSB, AMBA, and EQUIS/EPAS accreditation. The school was ranked 26th in the Financial Times Master in Management 2016 ranking. SKEMA Business School is a community devoted to learning and the exchange of knowledge in the fields of business and management. The multicultural university offers courses in French and English, in order to become the leading global business school on 5 continents. It works closely together with companies abroad, thus enabling its students to gain valuable work experience in a global working environment during their studies. SKEMA stands for “School of Knowledge Economy and Management” and the name is its mission- to educate its students in the fields of business and equip them with the necessary skills and tools to succeed in management roles.