Pushing technology forward

Esade promotes the best international talent to lead technological progress and encourage sustainable change around the world

30 Years Boosting Entrepreneurship

At the Esade Entrepreneurship Institute we are celebrating our anniversary: 30 years boosting the entrepreneurial ecosystem with training, research, and project acceleration

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Esade Metaverse Campus

An immersive virtual experience centered on technological disruption and organizational transformation

#4th Best in The World

Executive Education. Financial Times 2022. Leader in the most prestigious global rankings

Unlimited Better Futures


The most innovative programs

We combine academic excellence with innovation, diversity, and technology to create unique experiences that positively impact participants and companies.


We advance knowledge and stimulate innovative solutions for current and future challenges.

Barómetro ODS

Only 34% of Spanish companies align their business strategy with Agenda 2030 SDG compliance

According to the barometer, the companies that have started working towards Agenda 2030 compliance are driven by cost savings and the impact on their reputation

Beatriz Corredor

Beatriz Corredor, president of Redeia at Esade: “The road to sustainability is long, winding and urgent”

According to the president of Redeia, “Responsibility regarding climate change falls increasingly to companies: they must go one step further and evolve towards competitive social change.”

3 worldwide best mba

Esade MBA: #1 in Europe and #3 in the world for entrepreneurs according to Poets & Quants

The US publication highlighted particularly the significant number of students joining start-ups after graduation and the high percentage of professors teaching innovation and entrepreneurship.

BSIS Label Esade

Esade awarded BSIS certification for their social impact, innovative outlook and numbers of international students

The Business School Impact System (BSIS) run by EFMD Global is designed to evaluate and quantify the impact of educational establishments by means of a 120-indicator assessment spanning seven impact areas.

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Esade bolsters commitment to innovation with launch of metaverse campus

An immersive VR experience in which participants interact with their avatars to channel everything they learn into developing high-impact projects for their organizations.

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New challenges in AI regulation, algorithms and data management

The growing adoption of artificial intelligence and the accumulation and use of data as a corporate raw material raises ethical and social questions that are difficult to ignore in a world that is increasingly driven by algorithms, behavioral predictions, and automated decisions.

Our mission

Our academic activity is in three key areas:


We apply our own innovative learning model that is based on the internalization of values and development of professional and managerial skills.


We create new knowledge that helps improve the dynamics of organizations, businesses, and legal practices.

Social debate

We are a platform for debate about how to make a better society.

About Esade



72 international chapters and 32 specialist and territorial clubs



45% of our students are of international origin



We have a network of alliances with prestigious international universities


Research centers

We contribute to innovation in the classroom, knowledge creation, and debate


Designated for the scholarship program

287 students awarded scholarships


Best MBA for Entrepreneurs

Poets&Quants, non-US


Best Executive Education

Financial Times, Worldwide

  • Floris Ruys

    Floris Ruys

    The Netherlands · Full Time MBA 2023

    The fact that the Esade MBA has such a great proportion of women and people from so many different countries and backgrounds adds real value to the MBA and to class discussions. Esade ensures your working groups are as diverse as possible, so you have a very different and interesting array of perspectives, often eye-opening.

  • Dmytro Lukashenko

    Dmytro Lukashenko

    Ukraine · Bachelor in Transformational Business and Social Impact 2023

    I chose to study Esade's Bitlasi degree because it is very innovative and highly international. Esade is giving me the opportunity to belong to an international community where I can learn many things that I could not learn on my own. I want to create my own business and I want to generate social impact.

  • Inés Losada Cavestany

    Inés Losada Cavestany

    Spain · Esade SUD

    At Esade SUD we understand that social transformation is achieved by incorporating solidarity within and for the community. This requires competent and committed people who are aware of the world in which they live and have a sense of responsibility and solidarity.

Upcoming events

Follow our webinars and events in face-to-face, hybrid, or online format – and connect with the analysis and insight of our experts

Thursday 1 December 2022
Bebidas azucaradas. ¿Qué efecto tuvo el aumento del IVA en 2021? 10:00h Online Register , Bebidas azucaradas. ¿Qué efecto tuvo el aumento del IVA en 2021?
Monday 12 December 2022
Esade Impact Talks 18:00h Online Register, Esade Impact Talks
Tuesday 13 December 2022
Energy Security in the EU: The Role of Renewables 16:00h Online Register , Energy Security in the EU: The Role of Renewables