August - September 2020 (Location: Lyon)

Academic Content

Experimental Elements

French Language Bootcamp (Optional)

During the first week of the program you will be thrown into the deepen and asked to run a company in small teams. You will have the chance to test real business decisions and see how it affects the overall success of a company.

September - October 2020 (Location: Lyon)

Academic Content

Experimental Elements

Project Based Learning

  • Entrepreneurship Project with the New Venture courses
  • Disruptive Trend Project
  • Integrative Seminar/Business 360 degrees
  • Design Thinking Project
October - December 2020 (Location: Lyon)

Academic Content

Experimental Elements

Core Courses

The core courses are split into 4 categories, each filled with up to 5 individual courses to help you develop a profound understanding of the subject:

  • International Strategy & Marketing
  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • International Organizational Behavior
  • Finance and Economics
January - August 2021 Consultancy Project (Entrepreneurial Leadership Project)
(Location: Lyon)

Academic Content

Experimental Elements

Develop Leadership Skills And Competencies Through Action Participants of the International MBA need a tangible way within a real business setting to acquire the competencies they need to complement their existing skill set. That's why they are required to undertake an Entrepreneurial Leadership Project (ELP).

Working on this 7-month project will allow you to immediately put the academic knowledge into practice, allowing you to continuously make the most of your learning experience. The outcome of the ELP may be implemented in the company.

February - August 2021 International Exchanges

Academic Content

Experimental Elements

During your year in the MBA program, you have the option to go on an international exchange.

In addition to its cultural interest, the international exchanges allows you to take management courses that complement your emlyon business school studies. Thus increasing their

value on the job market and expanding their professional network.

  • Argentina - IAE Business School
  • Brazil - FIA Business School
  • Canada - Queen's School of Business
  • Chile - Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile
  • China - Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business
  • Great Britain - Lancaster University
  • Greece - ALBA Graduate Business School
  • Italy - Politecnico di Milano
  • Japan - KEIO University
April - May 2021 International Learning Trips

Academic Content

Experimental Elements

Explore Alternate Business Models With The Learning Trips

emlyon business school offers the opportunity for students to discover management styles of other countries and explore contextual factors.

Each destination has specificities and you will never have the same approach or agenda, depending on the country visited.

Previous Learning Trips have been to

  • Brussels
  • Istanbul
  • Milano and Finland (Oulu and Helsinki)
  • Company visits and classes at partner universities

provide you with an opportunity to explore alternate

business models and broaden your view of global business in different cultures

May - August 2021 (Location:Lyon)

Academic Content

Experimental Elements

Specialization Courses

In the second half of the program you have the unique opportunity to develop your own MBA in conjunction with the professional path you wish to take.

You can choose one functional specialization:

  • International Strategy
  • Marketing
  • Finance
  • Digitalization

One contextual specialization

  • New Venture Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Luxury Brand Management