ESSEC Business School is a highly respected research university. Founded in 1907 in Paris, its stature reflected both its lengthy existence and the pre-eminence of its faculty, students and programs. The university is home to seven institutes of research. ESSEC Business School is ranked 11th of 70 European business schools according to the Financial Times rankings. ESSEC Business School is accredited by both AACSB and EQUIS, the leading international accreditation associations for business schools.
ESSEC Business School has a student population which is 31% international and maintains a full-fledged Singapore campus. It also has 120 university partnerships world-wide. Together with its partners, ESSEC Business School jointly delivers 15 dual-degree programs in addition to its own exclusive degree programs.
ESSEC is located in Cergy-Pontoise, a convenient 40 kilometers outside of Paris.