• #Audencia Executive Education

Experienced & respected

For roughly 40 years, Audencia Executive Education has been developing customised training programmes to provide you with the qualifications you need to remain at the top of your field.

Our programmes can lead to certificates or diplomas and meet the needs of companies, executives and managers. You may select training in subjects such as management, sales performance, communication and digital marketing and transformation.

Why Audencia?

Mission: Train and develop managers and leaders who will be responsible, innovative and open to the world through creative and impactful solutions, increasing human performance and conducting the change of organisations.

Expertise: We specialise in a range of high-demand areas so that you can be at the forefront of innovative business practices. For example, through our partnerships and collaborations with top engineering and architecture schools, we lead in these fields:

  • Corporate social responsibility
  • Corporate finance
  • Responsible leadership
  • Innovation

Pillars: Our pillars ensure the quality, career-relevance and creativity of your programme:

  • Academic excellence
  • Professionalisation
  • Hybridisation of skills

Experience: We are proud to train more than 3,000 leaders, managers and experts each year. You can rest assured that our roughly 40 years of experience providing executive education lends both quality and business impact.

Strategic partnerships

Because we share the belief that collaboration results in innovative and important projects, Audencia Business School, École Centrale de Nantes and ensa Nantes have formed a strategic alliance. This partnership enhances your programme.

How we work together:

  • Support training and research within higher education in engineering, architecture, management and related fields
  • Promote entrepreneurship, innovation and corporate social responsibility on local, national and international scales
  • Develop and manage projects


Audencia is one of the few schools in the world (1%) holding the three most important international accreditations in the field of business management.


The European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD) evaluates the quality of management schools through EQUIS to raise the standard of management education worldwide.

Learn more about EQUIS accreditation


Founded in 1916, AACSB International (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) is the longest-serving global association dedicated to advancing management education worldwide, accrediting the world’s best business schools.

Learn more about AACSB accreditation


AMBA (Association of MBAs) is an international accreditation body for MBAs, DBAs and masters in management programmes. AMBA accreditation represents the highest standard of achievement in postgraduate business education and is earned only by the best programmes.

Learn more about AMBA accreditation


Audencia is recognised both internationally and nationally. We are accredited by the prestigious Conférence des Grandes Écoles and registered to the National Commission for Professional Certification (Commission Nationale de la Certification Professionnelle – CNCP)