ESSCA School of Management

A Leading International Management School in the heart of Budapest

Study in English for a French degree qualification delivered by a world-famous school in the heart of Budapest!

ESSCA is a global triple-crown Business School, with programmes ranked 1st in France in 2023 (Challenge ranking).  We are future creators, empowering and inspiring our ethically-minded students to express their talent, whether you have a business background or not. ESSCA is where responsible leaders develop the critical and creative thinking skills to excel in some of the most dynamic sectors of modern-day business.

ESSCA offers the opportunity to study in 10 campuses in France, Hungary, China, Luxembourg, and Spain.


Students benefit from a stimulating multicultural learning environment where they develop cross cultural skills working with multinational groups of students led by international academic and business experts. We offer the following programmes, all leading to the obtention of a French degree:

  • Bachelor in International Management
  • Grande Ecole Programme
  • Master in Management with a wide range of specializations
  • Double degree Master in Management + Master of Science. Year 1 in Hungary and Year 2 abroad!


With internship opportunities every year and thanks to their international exposure, ESSCA students are highly employable: 79% of them get a contract before they graduate (2022 ESSCA survey).

Our programmes are strategically situated in Budapest, where numerous multinationals thrive, making it an ideal and logical choice for aspiring professionals. With nearly 2 million inhabitants and 10,000 companies based in Budapest, Hungary’s capital city is influential throughout Central Europe, a region of significant economic growth. France is the third most important investor, with its top corporations playing an active role in the economic life of this dynamic country.

Testimonial: “The Budapest campus is a unique experience for students, thanks to its friendliness and proximity to the teaching staff. What’s more, the city of Budapest offers the perfect opportunity to combine professional opportunities with the presence of numerous multinational companies, as well as a wide range of cultural and festive entertainment.” Martine, 5th year student

Apply now and know if you are admitted in a few weeks!

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