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École des Ponts Full Time MBA in Innovation Management

Take your future into your own hands with a revolutionary next-generation project-based MBA.

Discover what a project-based MBA can do for you:

Would you be able to live up to the Start-Up Challenge?

See what our last cohort had to say about their MBA experience:

Find out if our Project-based MBA in Innovation Management is for you?

What can I expect from my Profile Assessment Meeting?
  • What is my dream career and what are the challenges that may be sabotaging my success?
  • Which type of skills and leadership style should I develop to reach my full potential?
  • Is the project-based MBA the best way to achieve my objectives?
  • Do I have the right profile to join École des Ponts’ MBA?
  • What is the admissions process and how can I put together a compelling application?

6 reasons to join Ecole des Ponts' Full-Time MBA

1. Unique project-based curriculum with a focus on innovation management
2. Real-life and meaningful Social Impact Project
3. Dedicated one-to-one leadership and career coaching
4. Start-up challenge taking participants from ideation to pitch
5. Silicon Valley immersion with a behind-the-scenes perspective on innovation
6. Choice of hands-on specialization options to develop vertical skills
(IoT, AI, Big Data, Green Techs, Circular Economy, Design Thinking, etc.)
  • Full-Time MBA over 10-months
  • Optional 3-5 month EU-based internship
2018-19 Intake
  • 1 Oct. 2018
  • École des Ponts main campus (30 minutes from Paris Center)
  • 1 week Silicon Valley Immersion study trip Paris
Tuition fees
  • €32,000 for individuals
  • €35,500 for company-sponsored candidates

*Tuition fees do not cover participation in international study trips (accomodation, local transportation and shared meals estimated at €2,000 for the study trip to the Silicon Valley), nor travel costs relative to the program and study trips - whether mandatory or optional.



How did your MBA help you build a meaningful career?

What is so special about the Project-Based MBA?

How did you grow personally & professionally?

Why would you recommend the École des Ponts Business School?

Jessie Chapman (USA)Founder, TexaQ

Amarou AW (Senegal)Senior Consultant, Mars & CO

Verna Mugot (Philippines)Regional Solutions Analyst, Pernod-Ricard

Study trip to the heart of worldwide innovation


An immersion in the heart of the most innovative companies in the world

What if you got the chance to meet with high-level managers from the innovation ecosystem of the Silicon Valley? Talk about their strategies and the challenges they are facing today, all in a very intimate and friendly environment?

Our MBA participants are invited to join our international study trip organized yearly. It includes a mix of lectures, meetings with high-profile guest speakers and, most importantly, visits to local and international companies. Participants report that study trips are unique opportunities to apply and further develop their MBA skills; they also inspire new business ideas and help them establish connections with local alumni and prospective partners.