EMLYON Business School Overview

The EMLYON Business School has boasted an impressive record since its founding in 1872. EMLYON is one of the only business schools in the world to hold a triple accreditation from the EFMD, the AACSB, and the AAMBA. Additionally, more than three quarters of its students come from outside of France.

Snapshot of EMLYON Business School MBA Program

EMLYON has changed its MBA program substantially over the past few years; adding compulsory courses in Entrepreneurship and Personalized Job Coaching. On a side note, EMLYON has also added a campus in Shanghai.

With faculty Participants in the Executive MBA program come from France, Germany, Switzerland, and Italy. Most of these students hold Senior Management positions in both industry and services, with a high concentration coming from the Electronics and Business sectors.

 

MBA Application Elements - EMLYON Business School

The average GMAT score of recent incoming classes has been in the 620-630 range.

Interviews for international applicants can be arranged by phone. For applicants who live in France, an on campus interview can be conducted in place of the phone interview.

One professional recommendation is required of all applicants.

  1. Give a detailed description of your personality. Please include those characteristics which up to now and according to you, have been the most useful, and those which you consider as drawbacks.
  2. What are some facts and actions from your past that demonstrate your degree of commitment?
  3. Given your academic and professional record, what do you expect from the EMLYON International MBA program?
  4. What is most important to you in life?
  5. What is the most difficult decision you have ever had to make? 
 

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