Skema Business School

CERAM Business School and ESc Lille School of Management have merged to become a private not-for-profit business school, known as SKEMA. Founded in 1892, The SKEMA is one of the oldest Business Schools in France. It is a French "Grande Ecole" (French Ivy League School), recognized by the French Ministry of Higher Education and Research.

SKEMA Business School offers a portfolio of programmes at Bachelors, Masters and Doctoral levels, in French and in English, covering all management fields. The Business Management Programmes leading to a Master in Management (MiM) and an International Master in Management (IMiM) are advanced management programmes. Other postgraduate programmes offered include Masters of Science, Specialised Masters, MBA and PhD programmes. The SKEMA MBA is a Modular MBA taught in English at the Paris Campus. The MBA programme is accredited by Global Accreditation Center for Project Management (GACPM, Project Management Institute - USA).


- It was the first European business school to be accredited by PMI’s Global Accreditation Center for Project Management (GACPM).

- It was awarded EQUIS accreditation by the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD).


- The ESC Lille Grande Ecole Programme ranked 14th in the Financial Times 2009 ranking of European Masters in Management programmes.

- ESC Lille is placed among the top 20 MBA schools in France (Whitefield Consulting Worldwide 2006).

- ESC Lille is rated 46th in the Financial Times Ranking of Top 65 European MBA Programs 2008.

* Next: MBA Institute - Paris