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MBA in International Management

ESCP Europe Business School · International Business

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Entry requirements

  • A previous Bachelor or Master degree, Maîtrise, Licenciatura, Laurea Magistrale or equivalent in any discipline. 3 years’ work experience.
  • Applicants with less experience who demonstrate exceptional maturity and outstanding leadership through their professional and personal experiences will also be considered. Proficiency in English.
  • Do not hesitate to send your CV to one of our admissions coordinators to check your eligibility for the MBA in International Management.

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Months of entry


Course content

The MBA in International Management is a one-year, two-country full-time programme which provides young professionals with the business skills and mindset for a successful international career.

You will join a cohort of students from around the world with diverse educational and professional backgrounds.

The MBA covers all the functional areas of management and provides a multicultural hands-on experience.

Key features:

  • 10-month, full-time programme with a strong cross-cultural approach
  • 2 countries of your choice from 6 ESCP Business School campuses
  • Experiential learning: 2 Company Consultancy Projects, 12 weeks each
  • 24 electives offered
  • Double degrees available

6 reasons to join our MBA in International Management

Live the cross-cultural experience that makes the difference

With our six fully-integrated campuses in Europe and 2 partners in Asia, our offer to accomplish an MBA in 1 year/2 countries is unique. You will live in two different countries or continents, study in a multicultural class with 25 to 35 different nationalities and with a broad range of backgrounds. Eighty percent of our alumni say that their programme was "A life changing programme" in the sense that nowhere else could they learn to work and interact with such a high level of diversity. This is an invaluable asset in today’s global business environment.

Contribute to your ESCP experience

We co-build the learning experience with our students . We expect them to bring the insights they have gained, their interpersonal skills and qualities such as curiosity, dynamism, maturity, or open-mindedness. We know that one the most important part of your ESCP experience will come from your interaction with your classmates and your active participation inside and outside the classroom. At ESCP Business School, the human connection comes first!

Shape your future and challenge yourself

Choosing an MBA is to start or enhance your career. At ESCP, you will benefit from a range of career supporting activities. You will be able to select among the 20,000 annual jobs and internships offers. Or like 10% of our students you may create or join a startup; or, you will be able to send your CV to companies you’ve dreamed to work for. Joining our ESCP Europe MBA in International Management means having the luxury of choice.

Study with international Faculty

You will study, learn, and challenge yourself with our 130 faculty among the best in their respective fields. You will acquire critical thinking and the ability to reinvent and imagine new ways of doing business. As much as our student body is diverse, so is our Faculty. Studying on our different campuses provides you with a wealth of different perspectives, teaching methods, and school of thoughts.

Enter the ocean of Blue Factory, the European startup sublimator of ESCP Business School

1st Business school created in the world 1819 by entrepreneurs, the entrepreneurial spirit animates the school. Many new startups are created every year by our alumni and students. The School still invests and develops on its European campuses the Entrepreneurial dimension: courses, research, colloques, academic incubator, etc. You will be connected, as much as you want and as far as you wish, to the Startup community in the different cities.

Top up your network with our Alumni and students community

Network with 6000 students and 5000+ executives, and with 60,000 alumni in diverse functions and activity sector across more than 150 countries on the 5 continents. And join the professional community through the Alumni Association in which you can also be involved in the different professional and international groups.


The MBA in International Management provides young professionals with the business skills and mind-set for a successful international career.

The programme covers all the functional areas of management and provides a multicultural hands-on experience.

Active participation, including the sharing of ideas and experience are fundamental learning methods. Beyond this, methods include: lectures, seminars, tutorials, case studies, workshops, projects, presentations, computer-based activities, reading and private study, group work and group assignments.

  • 9 months of intensive courses in management (around 500 teaching hours)
  • 4 electives of your choice from a portfolio of 24 courses
  • 2 Company Consultancy Projects
  • Professional experience: direct employment

A four to six month-internship option (starting after your course requirements are completed) is available to students looking to change their career path and get knowledge in a new area increasing their employability across different sectors. Through the combination of the Careers Service, the Alumni Association and job fairs, ESCP Business School receives 50,000 internship and job opportunities each year to which you will have access.

The MBA in International Management’s curriculum awards a total of 90 ECTS credits.

Study locations

The MBA in International Management offers a unique opportunity to spend two semesters of study in two cities in Europe. Locations include the six ESCP Europe campuses (Paris, London, Berlin, Madrid, Turin and Warsaw).

Please note that your choice of locations will depend upon the availability of places at each campus. You should pay special consideration to your regional interest and career ambitions when making your selections.

Information for international students

The Admissions Process

The Application Form

Applications are made online. The application form must be completed entirely in English.

The Personal Interview

Each candidate is interviewed by a panel made up of programme directors, faculty and alumni.
A Skype interview can be offered to candidates residing outside of Europe.


You will receive the admission decision within three weeks after the admission session.
Admitted candidates must confirm their acceptance by the deadline indicated in the offer letter. A non-refundable deposit of €5,000 is required to secure a place in the programme once admission has been granted. This amount is deducted from the total tuition fees.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Scholarships & Financing

We have a range of financing options, as well as scholarships for eligible candidates, which can help towards funding the programme:

Early Bird rate

Deadline 30 April 2019: € 6,500 reduction in tuition fees

Grants & Scholarships

ESCP Europe offers two types of grants awarded at the time of admission offer:

  • Excellence scholarship: up to €8,500
  • Merit-based ans social diverisity scholarships : €7,500

We have three scholarships that enrolled candidates are eligible to apply for:

  • Women in Leadership Scholarship - € 15,000
  • NGO / Non-Profit Scholarship - € 15,000
  • Entrepreneurial Scholarship - € 15,000

Funding Partners

  • Brain Capital
    Available for all students
    Brain Capital is one of the largest provider of education funds and one of the leading partners for students, universities and investors in Germany offering study financing options.
  • Prodigy Finance
    Available for all admitted students
    Prodigy Finance offers competitive loans without collateral for international students.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MBA
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Poonam Bharkhada
+44 207 443 8825