Kedge BS is already the largest Business School in France, and with “Triple Crown” accreditation (AMBA, EQUIS, AACSB). Kedge counts itself among the top 1% of Business Schools worldwide.  The Kedge Global Executive MBA is ranked 22rd worldwide in the Financial Times Ranking 2016.

With campuses in Paris, Bordeaux, Marseille, Toulon, and Shanghai, Kedge Business School is strategically positioned to meet the needs of both aspiring professionals and confirmed Executives, from France and abroad. KEDGE offers a wide range of undergraduate and graduate degrees, as well as an extensive portfolio of Executive Education programmes.

Internationally-focused, KEDGE Business School comprises:

  • more than 10,000 students on 4 continents,
  • a network of 35,000 graduates,
  • 160 professors-researchers (research budget: around14 million/year),
  • 300 international partners.

in 2013 Euromed Management (Marseille) and Bordeaux Ecole de Managment (Bordeaux) combined forces to create KEDGE BUSINESS SCHOOL and we are fast becoming one of Europe's leading schools of Business and Management.

Programme Info

Type of Course: Part-time Modular Global Executive MBA
(can be completed between 12-36 months - you set your own pace)

Accreditation: AMBA, EQUIS, AACSB

Ranking: 22nd Executive MBA worldwide in the 2016 Financial Times ranking, (5th Worldwide for Career Progression, 1st Worldwide for Salary Increase)

Starting Dates:
Paris, Marseille, Bordeaux: 14 November 2016, February 2017
Shanghai:  2 December 2016, December 2017

Length of Course:
Part Time: 24 months (ave. part-time pace)
(can be completed intenstively between 14-36 months)

Marie-Ange Gillet-Rossy
Kirt Wood

KEDGE Part-time Global Executive MBA: A World-Class Degree

Globally diverse and comprehensive, the Kedge MBA is delivered across one or several of your choices of campuses in a modular format which offers enormous flexibility for busy and mobile executive participants. Personal development, creativity and responsibility remain our core values.

  • 20 Month flexible programme - 3 Days per month
  • 100% in English
  • 13 Business fundamentals modules
  • Extensive elective options (in specialized areas)
  • 10 Online modules
  • 2 International business seminars (USA, India, China, S. Africa, Russia, Brazil, Dubai...)
  • Business development project
  • Personal & leadership development path through personalized Exec. Coaching & leadership
  • 600 Contact hours minimum
  • 4 Campuses (Marseille, Bordeaux, Paris, Shanghai*)
  • 12 Global partner institutions (Europe, US, Asia, Latin America, Australia, Africa)
  • 1200 International alumni of exception
  • 9 Specialisations: Finance - Talent Management - Leading Ecosystemic Innovation - Entrepreneurship & Sustainable Development - Global Management - Brand Strategy – Resource Management – Strategic Supply Chain - Wine & Spirits Management**

* Antai/Kedge Executive MBA (Double Degree option) - Shanghai
** Wine & Spirits Management (Bordeaux, Sonoma, Adelaide, Hong Kong)

Student Body

Number of nationalities:
USA 3%
Africa 3%
Asia 15%
Middle East 3%
North Africa 6%
Western Europe 70%

Women on programme: 30-35%
Age Range: 31-49
Average Age: 39
Length of Work Experience: Average 14 years; Minimum 5 years in managerial position


  • University Degree or equivalent (official diplomas)
  • A minimum of 5 years managerial experience (CV)
  • Online Application - (objectives & motivation)
  • Our in-house test (Global MBA Business AdmissionsTest) or GMAT: Min 580
  • TOEIC: 750 for non-native English speakers - TOEFL 110 /IELTS 7.5 
  • Two professional letters of reference (our form)
  • Admission Interview


Tuition fees: 35 000 euros

Two required International Business Seminars.  Participant must pay for RT airfare to two destinations.  range: 1,000 - 3,000 euros depending upon destination chosen.  Other costs of seminars included in tuition price.

Scholarships: Several FULL scholarships available to promote diversity (international, women, unique achievement/experience). Other scholarships (€2000 to €8000): entrepreneurship / professional conversion. 


MBA Paris: Kirt Wood
+33 (0)6 03 34 32 94

52-56 rue de la Victoire
75009 Paris
+33 (0) 142 812 736 680

MBA Marseille:
Domaine de Luminy
BP 921
13288 Marseille Cedex 09
Telephone: +33 (0) 491 827 711

MBA Bordeaux: Sébastien Thebaud
cours de la Liberation
33405 Talence
+33 (0) 556 84 4207

MBA Shanghai: Peggy Yang
Room 431, No.1 Lecture Building,
No. 1954 Hua Shan Road,
Shanghai Jiao Tong University,
​Shanghai, China P.R.C
+86 21 52780551