Managing through Technology
  • 18.
  • 03.
  • 2018

Telecom Ecole de Management

Telecom Ecole de Management is a public business school in the French Grande Ecole tradition. Founded in 1979, the School operates under the auspices of the Ministry for the Economy, Industry and Finance. For over 30 years, the School has been recognized for its dual expertise in management and information and communication technologies (ICT).

As the management school within Mines-Telecom Institute, a leading institution which brings together several French engineering schools in telecommunications, Telecom Ecole de Management has, since its creation, shared its campus with its sister engineering school, Telecom SudParis, creating a unique synergy in France.

The School is among the top 10 management schools in France when comparing the level of salaries earned upon graduation. It proposes a complete program offering, from undergraduate to doctorate, all meeting international standards:

  • Bachelor;
  • Integrated Master’s in Management (Grande Ecole) Program accredited Master from the French state and AMBA;
  • Specialized Master’s, accredited by the Conférence des grandes écoles;
  • Master’s of Science, accredited by the Conférence des grandes écoles;
  • Doctorate in Management Sciences;
  • Executive MBA
  • Continuing Education Programs.

Accreditations and Quality Assurance Labels

Logo Accrédité par l'association AMBA  

Telecom Ecole de Management is AACSB accredited. The School’s Integrated Master’s in Management (Grande Ecole) Program is accredited by AMBA. The School is also a member of:

  • Conférence des Grandes Ecoles (CGE) ;
  • European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD);
  • Fondation Nationale pour l'Enseignement de la Gestion des Entreprises (FNEGE) ;
  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International (AACSB);
  • Association of MBAs (AMBA).

Professional Networks

Telecom Ecole de Management has a network of more than 300 corporate partners and more than 4 000 active alumni.  The School receives more than 5 000 employment offers each year. Its Integrated Master’s in Management (Grande Ecole) Program offers an apprenticeship option that has over 50 student participants today. More than 100 executives courses are taught each year. The School’s governing bodies include world renowned companies, such as Vivendi, Orange, BNP, EADS…

Student Environment

Telecom Ecole de Management has an exceptional campus:

  • Six hectares with a large range of facilities for both sports and cultural events
  • An excellent student/faculty ratio of nearly one professor for every 16 students
  • 60 student associations and clubs
  • 700 on-campus units for student housing

The Best Return on Investment on the Market

As a public “Grande Ecole”, Telecom Ecole de Management’s tuition fees are the most attractive on the market. The School is also developing a bold strategy to attract students from all socio-economic backgrounds with the goal of attaining 30% of the student body who qualify for financial aid.

Comparing tuition with the alumni salaries three years after graduation, Telecom Ecole de Management ranks second among management programs in terms of return on investment (Le Point, 2013)

An International School

Telecom Ecole de Management is truly international :

  • It has more than 100 university partners world wide.
  • The School offers students classes in 9 different foreign languages and more than 50 nationalities are represented on campus. 
  • Telecom Ecole de Management proposes numerous programs in English (the “English Track” in the Integrated Master’s in Management Program, MSc, EMBA)
  • Nearly 30% of faculty are foreign born
  • The School offers more than 10 double degree programs abroad, with students earning either a Master’s or Executive MBA degree.


Telecom Ecole de Management has an on-campus small business incubator for young, innovative companies. The incubator is open to students, alumni and others. Today the incubator includes more than 20 start-ups involving more than 160 entrepreneurs. Over the last ten years, the incubator has created over 100 companies employing more than 1000 people.

Research and a Dynamic Student Learning Environment

More than 70 full-time faculty members, of which nearly 70% hold a doctorate.
More than 40 doctoral students.
Research Teams involved in the latest innovations in managing information systems, the digital economy and the information society in general.