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Double Degree Options

ESSEC Business School

flagCergy, France

Population 58,265 in urban area

Accreditations EQUIS, AACSB
Key Rankings
  • 2023 Financial Times ranking of European Business Schools: #9
  • 2023 Financial Times ranking of Masters in Management programs: #5
Program Duration 2 years
Year Launched 2016
Language English
Degrees Earned
  • ESSEC MSc in Management
  • Smith’s Master of International Business
Admission Requirements Bachelor's degree in Business from an accredited university or Business minor
Key Features
  • ESSEC career support, offering over 15,000 internship postings
  • Choose from over 200 electives and 20 specializations
  • Gain a European perspective on business practices
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First Year
Fall Term
Smith School of Business Core & Elective Courses
Winter Term
Smith School of Business Electives or exchange
Summer Term
Smith School of Business Complete Global Consulting Project
Second Year
Fall Term
ESSEC Business School Core & Elective Courses
Winter Term
ESSEC Business School Core & Elective Courses or internship
Summer Term
ESSEC Business School Internship or course work (depending on how you have structured your previous terms)

18 months of professional experience required by graduation, which may result in program extending beyond the timeline above.
Previous experience including internships will be assessed at the time of application for inclusion in the professional experience requirement.