Prestigious new international partners for EDHEC’s students

Despite the challenging international environment, EDHEC continues to develop its academic partnerships with prestigious new institutions in order to diversify the range of international…

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26 Nov 2020

Despite the challenging international environment, EDHEC continues to develop its academic partnerships with prestigious new institutions in order to diversify the range of international opportunities it offers to students. Discover the new destinations on offer at institutions with at least one of the three major internationally renowned accreditations: AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA.

Working as closely as possible with our students

In these exceptional times, EDHEC's International Relations team is managing everything to do with our master’s and bachelor-level exchanges remotely, from advice on choosing a destination to settling in once you get there. Ten members of staff from the BBA and Master’s Student Abroad Offices are currently dedicated to managing travel.

Ever stronger international relations

  • More than 90 nationalities in our EDHEC student body
  • 285 academic partners worldwide
  • 27 double degrees
  • A dedicated EDHEC team across our campuses
At EDHEC, international experience has long been a prerequisite to graduation. For generations of students, this policy has fostered multiculturalism in the classroom, cultural openness, familiarity with otherness and different educational models. International experience gives our students a decisive comparative advantage in the jobs market, both in France and abroad. Despite the difficulties created by the COVID-19 epidemic, we are redoubling our efforts to develop new, high-value-added opportunities abroad.

Richard Perrin, Director of International Relations, EDHEC Business School


Our new partners have one or more internationally recognised accreditations

University of Pittsburg, Katz Graduate School of Business



  • Location: Pittsburg (PA), USA
  • Accreditation: AACSB

The University of Pittsburgh is a state-related research university, founded as the Pittsburgh Academy in 1787. Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 63 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America. University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. Pitt people have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments. At Katz, students are prepared to gain a broad introduction to their distinct business areas and develop the advanced technical skills sought by the world’s leading organizations. We are deeply committed to preparing and mentoring the finest high-impact business leaders in the world. Our approach is designed to develop each student's personal brand based on his or her unique strengths and goals.



McMaster University, DeGroote School of Business



  • Location: Hamilton, Ontario - Canada
  • Accreditation: AACSB

McMaster University (McMaster or Mac) is a public research university in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. The main McMaster campus is on 121 hectares (300 acres) of land near the residential neighborhoods of Ainslie Wood and Westdale, adjacent to the Royal Botanical Gardens. It operates six academic faculties: the DeGroote School of Business, Engineering, Health Sciences, Humanities, Social Science, and Science. It is a member of the U15, a group of research-intensive universities in Canada. McMaster University has over 27,000 undergraduate and over 4,000 post-graduate students. Alumni and former students reside across Canada and in 139 countries. Its athletic teams are known as the Marauders and are members of U Sports. The DeGroote School of Business was founded in 1952 but was renamed in 1992 in honor of successful Canadian entrepreneur and philanthropist Michael G. DeGroote.



Université d’Antwerp, Faculty of Business and Economics



  • Location: Antwerp, Belgium
  • Accreditation: AACSB & EPAS

The Faculty of Business and Economics is one of the largest faculties at the University of Antwerp. Situated in the heart of Antwerp's lively city centre, the history of the Faculty of Economics can be traced back to 1852. Since then, it has evolved into the most international economic faculty in Flanders. The international accreditations that the faculty has received from AACSB and EFMD testify to the high quality of its education and research, and this type of recognition ensures our students have a wide range of international opportunities on all continents. Our highly valued cooperation with the Antwerp Management School also ensures a strong link with managers from the world of business.



Stockholm School of Economics (SSE)



  • Location: Stockholm, Sweden
  • Accreditation: EQUIS Accreditation and FT Rankings

Stockholm School of Economics is one of Europe’s leading business schools, with a unique business community network. Our research is internationally recognized and many of our researchers are among the leading figures in their respective fields. We are a private business school founded in 1909 on the initiative of Swedish business leaders. SSE has a good reputation and is consistently ranked by the Financial Times as the number 1 business school in the Nordic and Baltic countries.



The Chinese University of Hong Kong Business School (CUHK) 



  • Location: Hong Kong, China
  • Accreditation: AACSB & AMBA

CUHK Business School has blazed a trail for business education in Hong Kong and Asia since 1963, cultivating high-achieving graduates who steer and shape the global business landscape. This spirit of leadership and innovation goes to the very core of our legacy as the first business school in Asia to offer a full suite of BBA, MBA, and Executive MBA programmes. Today, our world-class faculty and cutting-edge research continue to nurture nimble leaders, entrepreneurs and social stewards, with our proud network of more than 36,000 alumni driving meaningful impact in the Pearl River Delta and beyond.



ESIC Business & Marketing School (ESIC)



  • Location : Madrid, Spain
  • Accreditation: EPAS & AMBA

ESIC’s history is inherently tied to talent within the business world. From its creation in 1965 by the Religious Congregation of Priests of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, the School has strived to transform its students into successful business managers and executives. ESIC was one of the firsts business schools in Spain and a pioneer in Marketing education. Today, ESIC’s programs catalogue is much more than marketing, it also provides the most complete educational offer in terms of business management, with a special focus on innovation, entrepreneurship, and digital economy, both in the undergraduate and graduate area.



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