KEDGE Business School

KEDGE Business School

Student Body

Admission rate:


Male vs. Female ratio:


Age range:

32-56 years

Average age:

40 years

Degree background:

Engineering: 30%; Business: 60%

International students:


International student diversity:

Europe: 48%
North America: 5%
Central/South America: 3%
Middle East: 8%
Asia and Oceania: 14%
Africa: 22%

Admission Requirements

University degree:

Yes (it can be waved according to experience)

Aptitude tests:

BAT (internal test – Business Admission Test) or GMAT + interview
GMAT – Not required but accepted

Language tests:

Yes – waiver if working in English speaking country > 3 years
TOEFL iBT – 100
TOEIC – 750

Minimum managerial experience:

5 years


Application fees:

EUR 150

Tuition fees:

EUR 41,000 (from October 2021)


Diversity, Project, Women in Business, Excellence

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Your Ambitions are Ours: Embrace change(s)

KEDGE Business School is one of the largest business schools in France and part of the top 1% of business schools worldwide that are “Triple Crown” accredited (AMBA, EQUIS, and AACSB). KEDGE Global MBA is ranked #41 worldwide in the Financial Times Ranking 2020, #19 in Europe and #5 in France.


With campuses in Paris, Bordeaux, Marseille, Toulon, Suzhou, Shanghai and Dakar, KEDGE BS is strategically positioned to meet the needs of both aspiring professionals and confirmed executives, from France and abroad. On top of its Global MBA, KEDGE BS offers an extensive portfolio of Executive Education programmes.


Internationally focused, KEDGE Business School comprises:

  • more than 20,000 students on 4 continents,
  • a network of 70,000 graduates,
  • 192 permanent professor-researchers of whom half international, almost all with doctoral level degrees (research budget: around EUR 14 million/year),
  • 201 partner universities of which 73% accredited.


In KEDGE Business School’s Global MBA for Executives, we have embraced three top executive key skills: open-minded leadership, agile mindset, and international exposure.


Open-minded leadership in all its dimensions, covering not only business’s digital transformation, but also the managerial perspective including Business model design, Business & acumen commnication, Corporate strategy, Managing disruptive business trends, Negotiation, Entrepreneurship.


Agile mindset to understand the big picture, develop the agility that comes with disruptive strategies, and anticipate major business environmental changes.


International exposure is critical, as hardly any ecosystem remains local in today’s business environments: suppliers, customers, technology, social media, and investments have become global.


We intend to best serve our Global MBA participants by offering Flexibility and Individual Attention to their journey. Join the KEDGE Global MBA Community and let’s co-build your programme together.

Programme info

Programme name


Programme format(s)

Part-time, executive and modular (fast track 12 months, or from 24 to 48 months)


Seminars of specialisation (France, Europe and abroad); Digitalisation, Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Wine & Spirits, Brand Strategy, Supply Chain, Finance

Language(s) of instruction


Campuses in other locations


Locations of study abroad or international exchanges

China, Australia, Germany, USA, Thailand, Italy

Starting dates between fall


and spring


November and March every year

Salary increase after graduation

+ 30% on average




#41 in the world and #5 in France, FT Ranking 2020

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