CEMS The Global Alliance In Management Education

  • Founded in 1988
  • 33 CEMS Member Schools and a presence on every continent
  • 68 Corporate Partners (multinational companies) and 7 Social Partners (NGOs)
  • 1 294 MIM students of 83 nationalities. 50/50 male/female ratio in 2020-21
  • 15 625 alumni of over 108 nationalities, working in +75 countries


The CEMS is focused on delivering the leading international Master in Management (MiM) that prepares responsible leaders contributing to a more open, sustainable and inclusive world. The Mission Statement is a reflection of CEMS’ ethical and responsible approach to management education.

CEMS was built on the vision of creating a bridge between the academic and corporate worlds. Since its creation in 1988, CEMS member schools have worked alongside industry and more recently NGO’s in providing expertise, insight and vision for all aspects of programme development, implementation and support.

Today, over 60 world-renowned companies operating in a variety of sectors and 8 non-profit organisations work together with students, alumni and faculty as a part of this global business network.