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.


Agbar and Esade promote leadership and equal opportunities

The two entities have joined forces to provide scholarships for Esade undergraduates and develop projects concerning academic spheres and social issues together with the Esade Institute for Social Inn...

IV Edición Esade Career Impact

Esade launches fourth edition of its Career Impact Program for Media Professionals

Esade maintains its commitment to talent and once again supports media professionals in their career development and professional work

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.

Esade ayuda a más de 2.000 emprendedores

Esade supported more than 2,000 entrepreneurs and drove the creation of 320 start-ups thanks to its entrepreneurial ecosystem

More female entrepreneurs take part in programs, and interest for social impact projects increases.

Cómo el metaverso podría impactar en el futuro de la educación

How the metaverse could impact the future of higher education

In May 2022, Esade BAN — the investor network organized by Esade Alumni — staged its first Metaverse Investment Forum. Over 100 participants gathered in a virtual space created by Esade BAN, where they interacted with fellow investors and watched presentations.

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

307 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

Wednesday 25 January 2023
Retos y aprendizajes de los programas sociales impulsados por las empresas en sus colaboraciones con las ONG 18:00h Online Register, Retos y aprendizajes de los programas sociales impulsados por las empresas en sus colaboraciones con las ONG
Tuesday 7 February 2023
Greenwashing: cómo identificar y erradicar esta práctica 18:00h Online Register , Greenwashing: cómo identificar y erradicar esta práctica
Thursday 9 February 2023
Tratamiento legal de la insolvencia a partir de la reciente reforma de la legislación concursal 09:00h On Campus | Esade Barcelona Register , Tratamiento legal de la insolvencia a partir de la reciente reforma de la legislación concursal