The Networks

ESSCA is a member of the following bodies

L’ESSCA is a member of the following bodies:


logo EFMD The EFMD (European Foundation for Management Development), the largest awarding body in Europe. The EFMD awards EPAS (EFMD Programme Accreditation System) certification which distinguishes programmes demonstrating a high level of excellence.



The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business is an American organisation which aims to promote excellence and continuous improvement among
management-related higher education programmes worldwide. For these purposes, it reviews the methods and means used and the programmes offered by
establishments that wish to apply for accreditation.

The Conference des Grandes Ecoles

Logo Conférence des Grandes ÉcolesThis association comprises only the best engineering and business schools.
Grande Ecole certification is awarded following a rigorous auditing process.
’ESSCA is the first business school to be admitted to the Conference des Grandes Ecoles in 5 years.


The Federation d’Ecoles Superieures d’Ingenieurs et de Cadres (Federation of Engineering and Management Schools, FESIC) comprises 27 French engineering and management Grande Ecole schools. Its aim is to pool experiences and practices, promote all of the schools and act as their representative to the public
authorities. FESIC members have common educational requirements, namely academic excellence, the internationalisation of courses, research development,
cooperation with businesses and the various players in the higher education sector and human and social training for all students.