emlyon business school is a French leading business school. It was founded in Lyon, France in 1872 by the local business community, and is affiliated to the Lyon Chamber of Commerce and Industry. It has triple accreditation: EQUIS by the EFMD, AMBA, and the AACSB. Its Msc in Management (Grande Ecole program) is currently ranked 11th worldwide and its MBA program is currently ranked 92 worldwide, according to the Financial Times. It is widely known as one of the top Grande écoles in France.

Mission, Beliefs and Values

Since its creation, emlyon business school has been driven by entrepreneurship, innovation and humanism. Its vision and mission are nurtured by the global and digital world. The entrepreneur from emlyon business school is a maker and an early mover. He is an early maker.

Facts and Figures

emlyon business school is a major force in the world of European Business Schools.  It's one of the few business schools to hold triple accreditation from Equis, AACSB and AMBA.

Regional Partnership

emlyon business school has strong roots in the Rhône-Alpes region of France, where it is a flagship international management school. emlyon business school is committed to ongoing links with the region through wide-ranging activities and partnerships.


Strong governance is key to emlyon's ability to adapt to the changing needs of business education. Affiliated to the Lyon Chamber of Commerce and Industry, emlyon's Board of Directors and management team have considerable experience as entrepreneurs, in large corporations and in education.