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"We join our South African friends and partners and the entire world in our sense of loss and sadness on the death of Nelson Mandela. We will continue to honor his legacy and keep his principles of diversity, fairness and humanity alive." Emmanuel METAIS, Director EDHEC Global MBA
Choosing an MBA is no easy process. The number of MBA schools is on the increase and the investment is high. Make sure you do it with a full understanding and are confident of your choice. Different schools will be proposing different things so it is essential that you choose the programme that best fits your needs without falling into any traps... The EDHEC Global MBA Admissions Team offers advice on the DOs and DON’Ts of choosing your MBA in order to help you in such a crucial decision.
The Global MBA programme at EDHEC Business School ranks second in Europe for gender equality and fourth in France for overall best performance, according to a recent survey of more than 4,000 employers by QS TopMBA.com, a website that provides information on MBA programmes to prospective students.
EDHEC Global MBA, in partnership with The Nice Metropole organised a roundtable discussion about doing business in the Greater Nice Area. The event was a conclusion to presentations about inward investments in the Cote d'Azur, the EDHEC Alumni network, and Nice Metropole projects designed to attract R&D, innovative firms and service providers to areas surrounding the EDHEC Nice campus. EDHEC Global MBA participants represent highly skilled global talent from 36 countries with more than 8 years average experience and prior degrees in engineering, technology and business. These students may well become business ambassadors of the region as they pursue careers across the globe or launch their own global firms in the Greater Nice economic area.
Amadeus, world leader in providing IT solutions for the airline industry, was on campus recently to meet and interact with the MBA students. The visiting team of 8 executives included 3 EDHEC alumni. The interaction was aimed at helping students get first-hand information on Amadeus and to identify potential career opportunities with the company.
Participants of the Global MBA programme have come together to create the EDHEC Consulting Club. EDHEC Global MBA participants from Boston Consulting Group, E&Y and Cap Gemini kicked off the first session. This club will help students understand the life of a consultant and prepare for the interview process.
In a series of live online conferences set up by the EDHEC Global MBA Career Services, two recent alumni shared their career success stories in Finance and Consulting with the class.
73 students of the Global MBA program were offered personal career coaching and guidance by experts from the industry during the CareerSMART Coaching Days at EDHEC Business School recently. Over a two day period, each student got the opportunity to interact with their coach and create a strategy to achieve their career aspirations. The coaches, who are highly respected and experienced professionals, were assigned to each student based on the student’s career aspirations and preferences. To make the event more meaningful, the experts also conducted career workshops for all the students. Six two-hour sessions provided students with the much needed hands-on experience and interaction to better understand the job market and their career preferences.
The 2013 Economist ranking of the best full time MBAs in the world was released last month with the EDHEC Global MBA ranking N°1 in France for career services, international diversity, average age and professional experience.
Scholarships are still available for the EDHEC Global MBA but many of these have still not been claimed. If your profile corresponds to one of our categories, that scholarship will be granted without the need for a special financial aid request form.
Following the meeting with 60 coaches, business angels, venture capitalists and entrepreneurs from around the world at the recent International Venture Academy, Riyadh Alzamil, Chairman of Raz Group Saudi Arabia came on campus to discuss with EDHEC MBAs angel investing, entrepreneurship and business in Saudi Arabia and the Middle East.
Thanks to the EDHEC Global MBA's transparent guarenteed scholarship policy, separate request for financial aid/scholarships is not needed. Sholarships are awarded automatically according to specific categories.