Grenoble Ecole de Management Grenoble, France

DBA Programs
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Grenoble Ecole de Management

Studying at the Grenoble Ecole de Management

Grenoble Ecole de Management is a triple-accredited (EQUIS, AACSB and AMBA) business school known worldwide for its expertise in the management of technology, innovation and entrepreneurship as well as its role as an innovator and leader of business education. With campuses in Grenoble and Paris as well as international locations, Grenoble Ecole de Management trains approximately 8,000 students and executives per year.

Our DBA program will provide you with the tools necessary to impact your organization, sector and society. We focus on high quality research that bridges the gap between academia and practical management and organizational issues. As a DBA participant, you will achieve the highest level of qualification for business education thanks to guidance from our leading professors and researchers.

While our DBA programs generally focus on technology management, organizational change and innovation, you may also pursue traditional research topics in fields that relate to management, finance, marketing or organizational behavior. As a DBA student at Grenoble Ecole de Management, you will receive personalized support from day one and gain access to essential research services (specialized tools and software, e-library, databases for business and social sciences, online scholarly and professional journals, etc.).

Your Contact at the Grenoble Ecole de Management

Feel free to contact Claire Bourgeton from Grenoble Ecole de Management for any questions you may have on the DBA programs.

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The Location

Thanks to recognized partners and joint degree programs, Grenoble Ecole de Management offers high quality business education around the world. DBA programs are currently delivered at our campus in Grenoble or in China (Sun Yat-Sen Business School in Guangzhou, and Chongqing University in Chongqing in partnership with Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna, Pisa).

The school’s primary campus is based in Grenoble, the capital of the French Alps. The city offers students, executives and companies a unique ecosystem that unites business, academia and research. The school is a founding member of the GIANT Innovation Campus, which brings together major French research institutions, universities, and leading European laboratories to foster innovation and overcome major societal challenges.


For more than thirty years, Grenoble Ecole de Management has been working consistently to improve its offer and earn international recognition for its role as a leader in business education. The results of these efforts have been confirmed by international rankings as the school continues to improve its standing year after year.

In 2017, the Shanghai Ranking recognized Grenoble Ecole de Management as the fourth leading business school in France (international ranking: 201st-300th subsection of the management category). The school is also ranked 17th in Europe by the Financial Times.


With only 1% of business schools worldwide having earned a triple accreditation (EQUIS, AACSB and AMBA), the quality of our education and research programs is underlined by the fact we have achieved the maximum length triple accreditation. All three accreditations serve to assess and confirm the quality of an organization, its programs and degrees. Independent assessment by these institutions provides students, alumni and companies with a guarantee that our programs are up to date, our methods meet the needs of the business world and our faculty is qualified in their area of expertise. The accreditations also ensure you graduate with recognized skills and make it easier for companies to identify you as top talent. In addition, our continuing commitment to the accreditation process and the continuous improvement of our programs guarantees your degree will only grow in value and international reknown.

Why to study here

The DBA program at Grenoble Ecole de Management enables practitioners to link corporate experience and rigorous research. In addition to the excellence guaranteed by our international rankings and triple accreditation (EQUIS, AACSB and AMBA), our DBA programs are specifically created to empower participants. Support from our international team of researchers and professors will allow you to acquire the skills needed to undertake innovative, rigorous and relevant doctoral research. With more than 25 years’ experience in doctoral education, Grenoble Ecole de Managements offers you a stepping stone to publish high impact research and enact change in an organization, sector or society.