Executive MBA


Become more than just a problem solver,
become a sense maker !

emlyon business school FT ranking 2018 : First Executive MBA in Africa and in the top 70 worldwide

One of the best executive MBAs in the world

Regularly ranked N°1 in Africa, in the TOP Global Executive MBA (Financial Times and Ivy Exec Ranking 2017), in the TOP 5 French Executive MBA (SMBG, 2015, 2016) and in the TOP 100 Global Executive MBA in the world (The Economist 2016).

An international faculty of excellence

All training is provided by emlyon business school’s professors, the same people who deliver the Executive MBA seminars on all our campuses. They all have academic qualification and professional experience with the highest international standards.

An innovative approach to design thinking

The MBA offers a seminar on design thinking that allows participants to solve complex situations by asking the right questions and using a creative and transdisciplinary approach that includes art, sociology and philosophy.

Two international study seminars

Two professional and cultural immersions in Shanghai or Silicon Valley and in Paris or Lyon with emlyon business school’s EMBA promotion of all campuses (+ 20 nationalities): “International strategy” seminar, company visits, conferences leaders, professional meetings and more.

The Executive MBA in short

check_mark2.5 days of classes per month (Friday afternoon, Saturday and Sunday) for 18 to 20 months
check_mark Tuition fees: 295.000 DH
check_mark Scholarships from 20.000 DH on the basis of the submission quality and the following criteria: woman leader, entrepreneur, working for an NGO or SME.
check_mark Level required for admission: 7 years of professional experience and a 4 year Bachelor's degree or equivalent
check_mark Admission upon submission with possibility of additional interview before the selection board

Program architecture


 Profiles of the EMBA participants

« Several concrete elements have contributed to my understanding of the EMBA at  emlyon business school - Casablanca campus. It has a triple accreditation (AACSB, AMBA and EQUIS) and is ranked as the best EMBA in Africa and has the same quality of program on all campuses: same content and same faculty. I am very satisfied with the quality and diversity of the program to date. Beyond the professional side, I found a real team cohesion and constructive work environment within my class.»

Ilhame AITMELLOUK, Business Development Director, ALTRAN Morocco - EMBA Promotion October 2017

« Joining the Executive MBA of emlyon business school - Casablanca campus  is a commitment and a major investment, for yourself, your family and your business. After almost 3 months, I am very satisfied with the program. The teachers offer us high quality education. A certain benevolence has settled between us. We even elected a President for our class ! »

Philippe RATTO, Managing Director, RATP DEV Morocco - EMBA Promotion October 2017

Individual objectives 

  • Boost your career
  • Open yourself to new ideas and challenge your convictions with others
  • Take the time to question your project
  • Prepare your enteprise’s next function

Enterprise objectives 

  • Reward, recognize and retain high potentials
  • Immediate application of new knowledge
  • The realization of a strategic project supported by a company
  • Support a company in its development


  • The participants of emlyon business school Executive MBA  are experienced managers / Directors (General Manager, Founder / Managing Director, Senior Manager, Project Director, Functional Director / Director, Director of BU, etc.) or carrier of entrepreneurial project, creation or takeover of business. They are 28% with 7 to 10 years of experience, 34% from 11 to 15 years, 26% from 16 to 20 years and 11% with more than 20 years of experience. 40% have initial training in engineering, 33% in management and 21% in computer science.

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