Accreditations & memberships

EESPIG

On May 12, 2016, the Ministry of Higher Education and Research awarded the EESPIG label (Etablissement d’Enseignement Supérieur Privé d’Intérêt Général) to UCLy, a non-profit institution, including ESDES and all its other schools and faculties.
This label is a guarantee of quality. It recognizes the School’s involvement in the public service roles of higher education and research.

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Recognition of the Master’s degree

ESDES has achieved the highest national accreditation: official state recognition of the Master’s degree. We are a member of the Conférence des Grandes Ecoles.

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EFMD accredited

The Grande Ecole Program has been EFMD accredited since March 2020.
The international EFMD label is issued by the international organization EFMD (European Foundation for Management Development).

AACSB

In order to gain international recognition for our degrees, ESDES committed in 2016 to the demanding AACSB accreditation process. This continuous improvement process reaffirms the academic excellence of the School and the relevance of its pedagogical approach.
The American label AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), created in 1916, is an accreditation that rewards business schools for the quality of their management training.

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