AEBS Applications Open for 2018 Intake


Asia Europe Business School is co-founded by East China Normal University (top 15 universities in China) and emlyon business school (No.2 business school in France, top 20 in Europe), located in Shanghai, the most vibrant Asian metropolis, AEBS is the unique business school that crafts cross-disciplinary talents. AEBS has the ambition to build entrepreneurs and cross-disciplinary talents around the Belt and Road, combining Eastern and Western wisdom, best management practices, and a high level of social responsibility.

Developed to train global entrepreneurs, AEBS will combine the excellence of ECNU in the humanities and social sciences with emlyon business school’s excellence in entrepreneurial management and innovation. By 2020, the school is expected to have students in various programs: bachelor, master, MBA, Ph.D, etc.


Distinctive Features

  • Double degree from one top French business school and one leading Chinese university

  • Global experience: with an enriching and vibrant experience in China and France

  • Double language competency speaking fluent Chinese and English, and some French, will give you a distinctive edge

  • Triple international accreditation AACSB, EQUIS, AMBA (top 1% of world business schools)

  • A range of specializations: international business, finance, luxury management, marketing, and more… giving early insight into career prospects

  • A tradition of teaching innovation: digital and blended learning, project-based learning

  • High employability: various internships opportunities in China and France


Our Programs


Global BBA – Bachelor of Business   Administration

 Master   Program in International Business

(Global Management and China Studies)


4 years (2+2 pathway)

 2   years (2nd semester in Paris)


Taught in English entirely with   additional Chinese and French language courses (no requires HSK but IELTS 6.0   / TOEFL iBT 85)

 Taught in English   and Chinese (requires HSK Level 4* and IELTS 6.5 / TOEFL iBT 90 for   enrollment)

*Foundation course is available for candidates   without HSK Level 4


2 years in Shanghai, China

2 years in Paris or Saint-Etienne, France   

Shanghai, China

including one semester in Paris, France

Double degree

Bachelor Degree of Management -

East China Normal University

Global BBA Degree - 

emlyon business school

Master of International Business - 

East China Normal University

Msc in Management - 

emlyon business school

Start of program

Early September 2018

Early September 2018

Application Deadline

June 30th, 2018

June 30th, 2018


How to Apply

1.Complete AEBS application form. (please contact Cindy Zhang by for the form)

2.Email application supported documents together with the application form.


b)Personal statement and study plan (maximum 2 pages)

c)Official diploma or degree* (graduating students should provide an official proof of graduation for the time being, and present the official diploma or degree by September 1.)

d)Official transcript related*

e)A prepared personal presentation (E-portfolio) in a creative digital format

f)English tests* for non-native English speaking students: TOEFL iBT or IELTS

g)A passport photo

h)Photo copy of passport

i)Proof of remittance of application fee: 800RMB (or120USD)

3.A face-to-face interview or a Skype interview will be arranged after application finished.

*Early application to reserve a place with a Conditional Offer is acceptable. Official diploma or degree, transcript and English test report could be submitted later before September 1.)


Admission Timetable


Deadline for application documents

Date of Interview

















Note: early applications are encouraged, as offers of admission and scholarship will be made on a first-come basis to qualified candidates.

Admissions Inquiries and Application Assistance

Please contact Cindy Zhang at:


Tel: +86-21-62231012

Wechat: zhangxincindy