Initial EFMD Programme Accreditation of Rennes School of Business

It is our pleasure to announce that the following programme of Rennes School of Business has been accredited with EFMD Programme Accreditation.

Rennes School of Business, France

‘I am delighted that we can welcome the Rennes School of Business to the pool of EFMD Accredited schools. The programme is robust, with a strong emphasis on the technical and analytical aspects of finance and provides a significant overall international and diverse experience to the students. We appreciate the ability and the willingness of the school to accomplish the assessment fully online during this challenging time, and we wish them the best in their future endeavours,’ commented Barbara Sporn, EFMD Programme Accreditation Director.

Rennes School of Business, France

The Rennes School of Business is also EQUIS accredited, and has successfully gone through the pilot phase of the EFMD Programme Accreditation process. The school aims to reveal managerial talents in a multiverse world and become one of the most innovative, responsible and resilient business schools in Europe. The Peer Review Team was impressed by the diversity in terms of nationalities, background, experience and cultures of the academic team.

The MSc in International Finance is an advanced full-time programme designed to cover the field of Corporate Finance as well as Financial Markets. The broad curriculum enables graduates to pursue a career in either the corporate environment or on financial markets. The programme is well-reputed and attracts national and international students.

‘In addition to FT rankings, getting an EFMD accreditation for MSc in International Finance is a nice reward and achievement for the programme. This accreditation will strengthen the solid reputation and reinforce the attractiveness of the programme. Based on its comprehensive assessment system, the EFMD programme accreditation provides Msc in International Finance with relevant and strategic guidance for further improvement, commented Thomas Froehlicher, Dean of Rennes School of Business.

About EFMD Programme Accreditation

EFMD Accredited is the most thorough programme accreditation system for business and/or management degrees and courses, including face-to-face, blended and online provisions. It constitutes a benchmark for what is considered an internationally recognised and peer-reviewed programme.

The accreditation covers all facets of programme provision: from its institutional, national and international environment, through its design, delivery, outcomes and impacts, to its quality assurance processes. EFMD Accredited emphasises academic rigour, practical relevance, internationalisation, and ethics and sustainability.

EFMD programme accreditation helps you strive for excellence in an on-going improvement process following each accreditation or re-accreditation visit.

Currently, we have 120 EFMD Accredited programmes from 89 institutions in 35 countries. For more information on EFMD Accredited, visit