American MBA

Business school students need to be international. The American Business School of Paris aims to help you do just that, through programs based on the American educational system. French and American degrees that will give you the keys to an international career.



  • to the first year (MBA1) with a 3-year degree
  • to the second year (MBA2) with an American BBA or a four-year business degree (120 US credits, or 240 ECTS credits)


1 / 2 years and a 6-months end-of-study internship



  • Semesters of study and internships abroad
  • Curriculum 100 % in English

Professionnal experiences

A 6-month end-of-study internship in France or abroad


Accreditations and Certification

  • Accredited in the United States by the IACBE
  • Certified in France, registred with the RNCP at level 7

Back to school 1st year

MBA Year 1: 3 recruitment sessions 

  • September for the Fall semester
  • May for the Summer session
  • January for the Spring semester

Back to school 2nd year

MBA Year 2: 2 recruitment sessions 

  • September for the Fall semester
  • January for the Spring semester



bloc rouge

MBA Degree: Two Concentrations

MBA in Entrepreneurship & International Business Development


This MBA in France offered by the American Business School of Paris places entrepreneurship at the heart of its program. The entrepreneur must be able to detect development opportunities, manage a team and a project while relying on essential qualities such as creativity and innovation. The first year of the MBA is tailor-made, based on the curriculum already completed, to provide you with all the necessary skills to become the entrepreneur of tomorrow.

Discover the program

MBA in Communication & Project Management


Our MBA Communication & Project Management in Paris is offered to business professionals looking to develop their communication skills and create strong businesses and brands as future market leaders. This professional program teaches students strategic communication techniques that are adaptable to all business sectors.

Students will build their skills in various aspects of communication, including analyzing the issues behind luxury brands and the newest media trends, to anticipate future transformations within the communication sectors, especially as they relate to international trade and relations. 

Discover the program


Why should you pursue your MBA in France?

Studying abroad is one of the best ways to improve your resume. Recruiters are looking for applicants who dare to challenge themselves and are not afraid to try new things, especially in business management, communication and marketing.

France is one of the best choices. It has one of the strongest economies in the world and is at the heart of European and world trade. Paris is home to many international companies. In this city, you will have many opportunities to learn during your internships and to find a job opportunity after graduation.

Whether you choose to start your career in France or in your home country, pursuing your MBA in Paris will open up many doors for you!

What is an MBA?

An MBA (Master of Business Administration) is a type of diploma that originally appeared in the United States. It is widely recognized for its high level and for giving its students a perfect overview of business management. Many specializations are offered in a lot of fields. While it was originally created for seasoned professionals who want to improve their skills, many MBAs are now available for students.

Recruiters are very interested in students who pursued an MBA (especially abroad), as it shows they learnt how to answer their companies’ needs. You will experience a pedagogy based on practice in class (case studies, group work) and during your internships.

Why should you choose an MBA to start your international career?

MBAs are known for having an international focus. They are recognized in the entire world and teach you the skills you need to work in an international company.

To do so, The American Business School of Paris will let you go abroad for your internship, or stay in France if you wish to do so. All classes are taught in English by teachers coming from multiple countries. You will take part in abroad seminaries and study in a multicultural environment.

The MBA is accredited, most notably by the IACBE (International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education), an American association in Olathe, Kansas, that delivers accreditations to business schools that meet high standards of quality.

What can you do after your MBA in France?

By choosing an MBA, you will have a perfectly operational profile as soon as you graduate. You will access many professional opportunities in dynamic sectors, especially if your goal is to start an international career.

Depending on your speciality, you will for example be able to join sectors such as:

  • International business as an international buyer, brand manager, international business consultant, import-export manager,
  • Management, as a risk assessment consultant, HR manager, diversity and inclusion manager, global mobility manager,
  • Communication, as a communication consultant, international communication manager, cultural project manager, media planner, international partnership manager,
  • Marketing as a business developer, event or product marketing product manager, marketing operations manager,
  • Digital marketing as a data analyst, digital strategy manager, social media manager, traffic manager…

Besides, an MBA also lets you work for a government agency abroad or start your own company.

Our accreditations


5 reasons to choose ABS Paris

  1. International culture
  2. Multiculturalism in the spotlight
  3. Recognized diplomas
  4. International at the heart of our programs
  5. 100 % in English