The World in One Classroom – Start of the ESSEC & MANNHEIM Executive MBA Class of 2018

The world in one classroom – this motto has come true for the participants of the ESSEC & MANNHEIM Executive MBA Class of 2018, who have started their 18 months´ MBA journey this October. Their first week at the ESSEC campus in Paris and at the French elite military academy of Saint-Cyr has been packed with team building activities, demanding outdoor leadership workshops, and courses in Strategic Leadership.

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In addition, they got the opportunity to meet and talk to Mr Tharman Shanmugaratnam, Deputy Prime Minister of Singapore, who paid a visit to the ESSEC La Défense campus last week. He welcomed our class as well as the participants of the ESSEC Asia-Pacific track, who joined via video conference from the school’s Singapore campus.

With an average age of 39 and 14 years of postgraduate work experience, the ESSEC & MANNHEIM Class of 2018 is one of the most senior classes in the 10 years´ history of the joint program. Participants will commute to the lecture modules from Switzerland, The Netherlands, Russia, Poland, Ukraine, Tajikistan, Hungary, Turkey and Abu Dhabi, to name but a few.  

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Located in the heart of the German and European economy, Mannheim Business School (MBS), the umbrella organization for management education at the University of Mannheim, is considered to be one of the leading institutions of its kind in Germany and is continuously ranked as Germany’s #1.