SKEMA Business School

Sophia Antipolis, France
SKEMA is a global business school with six campuses on four continents. We train and educate the talented individuals 21st century businesses require. We have created the necessary material and human resources to deliver an educational programme that reflects the global economic environment perfectly. We train adaptable, talented managers who deliver sustainable performance and make a valuable contribution to societal and economic challenges.



SKEMA was founded in 2009 as a result of the merger between the Ecole Supérieure de Commerce, Lille and CERAM Business School, Sophia Antipolis. The Lille school had been founded in 1892 and CERAM in 1963.


Undergraduate programmes

  • Bachelor in Global Management: French baccalaureate or equivalent (high school diploma, IB, A-Level…)
Graduate programmes
  • Master in Management (Grande Ecole programme)
Postgraduate programmes
  • Specialised Masters
  • MSc
Executive education
  • Executive Education
  • Executive MBA
Phd and doctoral programmes
  • PHD in Corporate Finance
  • Knowledge Technology & Organization (KTO) PHD in Management
  • DBA in Project and Programme Management


With more than 100 researchers, the SKEMA has an international dimension, and its works lead to major innovations in the field of management science. Four research centres make up the laboratory:

  • The European Centre for Corporate Control Studies;
  • The Innovation & Competition Research Center;
  • The Knowledge, Technology and Organization Research Center;
  • The Marketing , Consumption and Retailing Research Center.


The mission of the Career Centre at SKEMA Business School is to create, manage and develop a relationship between the School and Enterprises which will benefit students, graduates and the enterprises themselves.

Our priority is to provide a range of opportunities for dialogue between Students, Graduates and Recruiters about issues of common interest, career opportunities and especially about effective recruitment.

Master's Programmes

Business & Management (13)
Computer Science & IT (2)
Hospitality, Leisure & Sports (2)
Applied Sciences & Professions (1)
Arts, Design & Architecture (1)
Engineering & Technology (1)
Social Sciences (1)

Many organisations offer scholarships or grants. Some of these might help you to study for a Master at SKEMA Business School!


Housing services

Is important to take care of accommodation as soon as possible as there is a very high demand for student housing in Paris, that’s why it is difficult to find a place to live.

SKEMA Business School accompanies its future and current students in their accommodation search via its Housing Service,

Student Life

Campus life

Our campuses are situated in science hubs or recognised business centres where vital synergies among companies develop innovation and create the techniques of the future.

SKEMA campuses all have the same objectives: to offer students multicultural exposure combining academic life with international professional experience.

Our multi-campus structure is a laboratory that works to the advantage of both companies and students. It means that we can be in close collaboration with our economic environment and that of international higher education.


  • Lille (France)
  • Paris la Défense (France)
  • Sophia Antipolis (France)
  • Suzhou (Jiangsu - China)
  • Raleigh (North Carolina - USA)
  • Belo Horizonte (Mina Gerais - Brazil)


  • EQUIS accredited
  • AACSB accredited
  • CGE (Conférence des Grandes Ecoles) accredited
  • Ranked 25th worldwide by the Financial Times: Master in Management programme
  • Ranked 6th worldwide by the Financial Times: MSc Financial Markets & Investments

The Global Study Awards

Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, StudyPortals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.

Sophia Antipolis, France

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