In 1988, ESADE became the first business school in Spain and one of the first in Europe to obtain this accreditation awarded by the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD). The accreditation was renewed in 2003, 2008 and 2013.
Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business
In 2001, ESADE became the first business school in Spain and the seventh in Europe to earn this accreditation – awarded by AACSB International – for its undergraduate, master’s and doctoral programmes. The accreditation was renewed in 2016.