Executive MBA tuition fee and financing

​​​​The Executive MBA is a high-end training programme aimed at managers and experienced professionals. There are different financing solutions available to those wishing to take the programme.

SKEMA Business School Executive MBA tuition fee

The tuition fee for the Executive MBA is €38,000.

Early Bird offer- €4,000 for applications submitted before April 30th​​ (midnight CET)

A processing fee of €120 is required at the time of applying.

Financing solutions for the EMBA

To finance an Executive MBA, there are several solutions available to students either through the French government or directly through SKEMA Business School.


SKEMA offers several types of scholarships to finance the Executive MBA programme.

  • Women in leadership.
  • Excellence scholarship: for high-potential candidates who can prove their career progression.
  • Global and international diversity: for those who can prove genuine international exposure in their work.
  • Entrepreneurship: for entrepreneurs or those wishing to start their own business.

For further information, please contact the Recruitment Team for our Global Executive MBA, +33 (0)1 71 13 39 04​,

Interest-free loans

SKEMA can offer students interest-free loans to help them finance their Executive MBA.

For details, please contact the Recruitment Team for our Global Executive MBA, +33 (0)1 71 13 39 04​,

CPF (French training fund)

The EMBA programme is eligible for state funding through the CPF (CPF code: 330007) and ATpro. The CPF is a French training fund available to 25 million eligible individuals, both employed and unemployed, to help finance continuing professional development over the course of their working life.

If necessary, SKEMA can help you prepare your application.

For more information, please contact the Recruitment Team for our Global Executive MBA, +33 (0)1 71 13 39 04​​,​.​

The SKEMA Global Executive MBA commitment to quality

In all our courses, whether custom, delivered one-to-one or in a group setting, we place a particular emphasis on learning by doing. We focus on developing or honing skills so they can quickly be put to good use in the workplace.

The Executive MBA is a registered, state-approved training programme (RNCP level 7 in France; RNCP code: 34678. This registration in the French RNCP directory of professional certifications confirms that the qualification is state-recognised in France and that the training is adapted to the job market.

The Executive MBA is recognised by the French Ministry of Higher Education and Research as a master's degree (Bac +5, i.e. 5 years of higher education).

SKEMA's expert trainers

SKEMA Business School's expert trainers are selected according to four key criteria:

  • professional experience as an expert in their field;

  • a diverse background, working in France or abroad in multiple roles with a variety of responsibilities, for prominent companies in their industry;

  • proven proficiency in teaching high-level professionals;

  • expertise recognised by our Executive Education clients.

  • A course leader is designated for all diploma and certificate courses. They oversee the programme, with feedback from the client, the learners and the faculty members. They guarantee the quality of the course delivery.

SKEMA Business School's quality certifications

SKEMA Business School is an internationally-recognised school which has earned a number of certifications, accreditations and accolades.

SKEMA was one of the very first schools to have obtained the brand-new global "EFMD Accredited Programme" label in November 2019, for its Global Executive MBA programme. The team of EFMD auditors underlined that this programme boasts all the advantages of SKEMA's "glocal" model:

  • a unique multicultural dimension thanks to the school's seven campuses;
  • an understanding of the challenges inherent in the globalisation and digitalisation of the economy;
  • the internationalisation of the course's cohort, content and delivery.

SKEMA Executive has been listed in the French Datadock directory since 21 June 2017. This directory lists training providers that meet the quality standards required by the French state. SKEMA thus meets all the required quality criteria. Our school is referenced with all French bodies providing funding for professional development.

As a recognised non-profit private higher education establishment providing a public service (EESPIG label), SKEMA is exempt from the French Qualiopi certification. The French state deems that the accreditation processes applicable to higher education establishments are sufficient to ensure quality standards are met. SKEMA is considered to have met the quality certification requirement according to paragraph II of article L.6316-4 of the French Labour Code.

SKEMA Business School boasts other accreditations and certifications and has secured a place in both French and international rankings.

Participant and client satisfaction

Each programme is followed by a satisfaction survey. We pay particular attention to:

  • the rate of overall satisfaction (88% on average in 2019/2020);
  • the teaching methods;
  • practical implementation in the workplace;
  • the rate of recommendation via the Net Promoter Score® or NPS (excellent score of 56 in 2019/2020, demonstrating that our clients promote the brand and our courses).

    ​​​For custom courses, regular performance reviews are conducted by a committee throughout the duration of each programme.
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