Accredited since 2007, KEDGE Business School just got the renewal of its AMBA accreditation for its Global Executive MBA.
AMBA, the Association of MBAs, a British organization, evaluates MBA programs according to specific criteria of educational quality and governance. Already recognized for its Global Executive MBA among the top 5 EMBAs in France by the Financial Times in 2022, KEDGE is now AMBA re-accredited to the highest international standards, for the maximum duration of 5 years, without conditions.
With the renewal of this label of excellence, KEDGE confirms its place acquired in 2017 in the prestigious circle of the 1% of management schools in the world and of the 16 French schools tripled accredited by the most renowned international labels: AACSB, EQUIS , AMBA .
The evaluation criteria for obtaining AMBA accreditation refer to the mission of the institution (its values, its policy), its governance, the strategic objectives of the institution, the institutional environment and context, the alliances and agreements established by the school, faculty, research, by the students, by the training programs offered by the school.
Members of AMBA’s Accreditation Committee praised the school’s strong commitment to supporting the development of continuing education and especially its MBA programs.
They also congratulated the KEDGE Business School education team and faculty for their high-quality academic and human support for students in the program.
Committee members highlighted the excellent profile of students selected from the school’s MBA programs, whether in France, China or West Africa, and noted that alumni remained very attached to the program and became highly involved Alumni in the network.
The Alumni Association was also particularly recognized by the Committee for its dynamism and for the important role played by Alumni in the governance and operation of the school’s programs.
“The renewal of the AMBA accreditation is a great source of pride and motivation to continue promoting a managerial culture focused on sustainable social impact. AMBA accreditation added to The repositioning work of our Executive MBA around the positive environmental and social contribution of companies has made KEDGE’s MBA programs among the most attractive programs on an international scale. » says Alexandre de Navailles, CEO of KEDGE.
About KEDGE Business School:
KEDGE Business School is a reference French management school present on 4 campuses in France (Paris, Bordeaux, Marseille and Toulon), 4 abroad (2 in China in Shanghai and Suzhou, and 2 in Africa in Dakar and Abidjan) and 3 associated campuses (Avignon, Bastia and Bayonne). The KEDGE community is made up of 15,000 students (of which 23% foreign students), 200 permanent professors (of which 43% international), 300 international academic partners and 75,000 graduates worldwide. KEDGE offers 38 management and design training courses for students and professionals and distributes tailor-made training courses for companies nationally and internationally.
Since 2020, KEDGE has created its own Apprentice Training Center. Member of the Conférence des Grandes Ecoles and AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA accredited, EESPIG labeled and Qualiopi certified, KEDGE Business School is an institution recognized by the French State, with targeted programs. KEDGE is ranked by the Financial Times as the 40th best Business School in Europe in 2021 and 42nd globally for its Executive MBA in 2022.kedge.edu – @kedgebs – LinkedIn/kedgebs