Skema Business School: Global Master in Management

Last updated on June 6th, 2019

LOCATION: Paris, Lille, Sophia Antipolis (France), Raleigh (North Carolina, USA), Suzhou (China), Belo Horizonte (Brazil), Cape Town (South Africa).

Campus: SKEMA Campuses are located in fast developing science hubs where the vital synergies for innovation and future techniques are developed. SKEMA is a major player in contributing to the local communities and environments of all our campus. So far, SKEMA Business School has six campuses.

RANKING: The Financial Times 2018: 25th worldwide, Times Higher Education & the Wall Street Journal 2019: 17th worldwide (and third among the French schools represented)

Faculty: SKEMA’s faculty consist of around 160 highly qualified professors. The business school’s faculty is organised in a way that combines two dimensions: The first dimension relates to teaching. It follows traditional lines: Human resource management, strategy and entrepreneurship, finance, marketing, information systems, management, and law and economics. The second dimension relates to our intellectual contributions. It covers all our research fields of expertise. This includes: innovation, technology and project management, information and
knowledge management, economics and international affairs, performance and sustainable development, and marketing and distribution.



  • BBA in Global Management
  • BBA in International Business


  • Grande Ecole programme


  • MSc
  • Specialised masters (MS)
  • Master 2 Research in Management and Innovation


  • PhD in Finance and Accounting
  • Knowledge Technology & Organisation (KTO) PhD in Management
  • DBA in Project and Programme Management
  • Digital DBA


  • Executive MBA
  • Executive programmes portfolio

Finance and banking
Project Management

CURRICULUM: A flexible semester- and module-based structure, enabling you to customise your learning path from an enormous range of choices: academic exchange, experience in a company, international programme, choice of campuses, the option to choose a dual skill profile from the first year (e.g. law, accounting, economics, etc.).A choice of campuses from the second year: Sophia Antipolis, Lille, Paris, China, USA or Brazil.


Route 1: For Grand Ecole_Masters in Management a candidate must be below 30yrs The following documents must be uploaded to the online application: Copy of your passport, Diploma or certificate of attendance if you have not yet graduated, University grades transcript, Written test scores (TAGE MAGE or GMAT or GRE or CAT)

Required test scores:
GMAT: above or equal to 500,GRE above or equal to 303,
CAT score above or equal to 67TAGE above or equal to 230,
To send your official GRE or GMAT score to SKEMA,
Please use the following school codes: GMAT: TQV-85-78, GRE:  8347.
One of the following English language proficiency test score reports: TOEFL, TOEIC, IELTS, Cambridge English Proficiency, and Cambridge English Advanced. To send your TOEFL score to SKEMA, please use the following code: 8808(English test not needed for people who have done their undergard studies in English), CV, Two letters of recommendation (academic or professional).Application fee: €100 .If you apply directly to SKEMA Business School, and you are pre-selected after review of your file, your interview will take place on our campus or by Skype.

Route 2
If you are considering applying to at least two French business schools, please consider the  Join a School in France (JASIF) process (N.B. JASIF used to be called SAI) which gathers five of the best French business schools, including Audencia, EMLyon, ESCP, HEC and SKEMA. Applications are carried out on the Join a School in France website. Application fee: €190.If you are pre-selected after review of your file, your interview will take place in one of the seventy JASIF examination centres in your country.

FEE/EXPENSES: SCHOLARSHIPS, AIDS: FEES: Master 1 year: €14 000, Master 2 year: €14000,
Optional gap year: €500

ROUTE1 – SKEMA’s application process: 
They hold rolling admissions throughout the year with a deadline every 15th of the month. The final admission decision is released within four weeks after each deadline.

ROUTE 2 -Application to a consortium of five French business schools coordinated by JASIF:
Four recruitment sessions are organised by the JASIF international selection process 2018/19. These are the application deadlines: Session1: 10 th October 2018, Session2: 7th January 2019, Session 3: 28th February 2019.Session 4: 19 th April 2019. For more information about the JASIF selection, please contact: [email protected]

CAREER DEVELOPMENT: Personal branding (Assistance in writing a CV), Creating a career plan, Log on to your personal area on our online career centre, Meeting companies, In-company experience

COURSE/EMPLOYER: ACCENTURE, ALLIANZ, Amadeus, ALTRANGENER, ALELECTRIC, Kiabi, Leroy, Merlin, Manpower, MAZARS, Microsoft, Mondelez, Nestlé, ORACLE, Orange.

SALARIES: Average International Gross Salary €51 527


Notable Alumni: Prince Joel Dawit Makonnen, Ethiopian Prince, Louis Ducruet (1992) son of Daniel Ducruet and Monaco, Jean-Philippe Courtois, chairman of Microsoft International