Analysis of the program by Campus-Channel
What we noted
emlyon business school
The full-time MBA at emlyon is taught entirely in English and mostly focused on entrepreneurship. For 12 months, participants follow a wide range of elective courses and explore alternate business models via learning trips. The program lessons are given by corporate and social intrapreneurs as well as entrepreneurs who can speak from their own experience. The international aspect of this MBA is strong. Participants have international exchange opportunities throughout the year. Moreover, a career services help them focus on boosting their professional life.
3-year degree + minimum 3 years work experience
Application form + TOEFL / TOEIC / IELTS (+GMAT / GRE/TAGE MAGE) + interview
Member of the Conférence des grandes écoles
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PAUWELS - International Relations Manager at emlyon business school Clément
DUCREUX - Business Consulting Manager at Colombus Consulting
The Corporate Speech
Is professional work experience mandatory to apply to the MBA?
If there is a strong focus on entrepreneurship, should I consider a different MBA if I prefer to work in established companies?
Is it possible to continue working in my job at a management consultancy while doing this MBA?
Bonjour Clement. What’s your academic and professional background before this program, and why did you choose EM Lyon for an MBA?
What are the salaries range after graduation and projection 3 to 4 years later?
I know the program is in English, but do I need to speak French to apply?
Is there any attention given to social responsibility and management for social good? Or is it all about corporate profits?
The Expert Question
The Expert Question: What does an MBA teach that can’t be learned through on-the-job experience and through a close group of mentors?
How much do test scores such as GRE and GMAT weigh in the decision on our application?
Do have the option to specialize in a particular sector, such as retail, or function like supply chain management?
EM Lyon offers a wide range of degrees at different levels. How do the older MBA students with more experience fit into the study body at EM Lyon?
You have brought a French alumnus to the interview. How international is the MBA at EM Lyon?
Hi Clement. What was the biggest challenge for you in this program? Any advice for succeeding?
Will you give more details about the 9-month consulting project, please? Is this paid work?
The Tieless Moment: This MBA begins with what is called a “bootcamp” on your website. Should I bring my war paint?
Is it feasible for a full-time MBA student to launch a startup in the EM Lyon incubator while in school?
If this is a one-year program, how do international exchanges work, and where can we go on exchange?
Hello Clement. What was the most valuable part of this experience that has benefited you most in your development and career?
Is this MBA accredited to be recognized outside the EU? How does it compare with an MBA from a London or U.S. business school?
Hey Clement. What would you change about this MBA or do differently if you could?
What kind of jobs can I expect to qualify for with this MBA? Where have alumni been hired?
Where does the MBA go for the European study trip? Are there trips outside of Europe planned?
What are the profiles of teachers in this MBA? Academics? Part-time professionals?