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Women in the MBA

Do you want to gain access to the executive area?

At ESADE, we are committed to building a business world where no areas are off-limits: we want more women on boards of directors, creating start-ups, making decisions, and leading teams, departments and companies. And we want you to be one of them. So go ahead, join the campaign and cross the line.

Become the professional you want to be, make yourself heard, boost your talent and gain access to executive posts. The journey won’t be easy, but at ESADE you have everything in your favour to get where you want to go.

The best MBA in Europe for women

Our programmes are committed to gender diversity. That’s how we reached the top of the Financial Times list of the Top50 MBAs for women: #1 in Europe & #11 worldwide.

This ranking takes into account ​​the opinion of female MBA graduates and the percentage of women in the programme, on the teaching staff and on the management team.

See our female class profile

Forté Foundation

ESADE Business School is part of the Forté Foundation, a non-profit consortium of leading companies and top business schools dedicated to empowering future women leaders. Here at ESADE, we offer fellowships to exceptional women admitted to the Full Time MBA.

More info about the scholarship here

Scholarships for women

Attracting female talent is essential for us. That’s why we offer scholarships covering up to 50% of the cost to professionals who commit to:
- Fostering the collaborative spirit of ESADE.
- Joining the Women in Business Club to promote the role of women in leadership positions.
- And promoting ESADE’s new campaign for the Full-Time MBA: Cross the Line.

Apply for your place in the Full-Time MBA: together we will demonstrate that no areas are off-limits to women.


Women in Business Club

At ESADE, we encourage our female students and participants to be as active as possible, lighting a path for others to follow. The Women in Business Club was created by a group of pioneering female ESADE students and goes from strength to strength, offering support, guidance and insight to women leaders of today and tomorrow.  

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