The new ranking from La Parisien is out. Annually, it has ranked the grandes écoles that recruit through the prépa system, which leads to the Concours exams that dominates the local market.

The top écoles are largely unchanged but TBS and Excelia rose, while Grenoble EM fell, and IESEG has left the ranking.

1 HEC Paris

2 Essec BS


4 Edhec BS

5 Emlyon BS

5 Skema BS

7 Neoma BS

8 Audencia Nantes

8 Kedge BS

10 Rennes SB

11 TBS Education

12 Grenoble EM

12 Montpellier BS

14 Excelia BS

14 ICN Business School


17 ESC Clermont BS

17 ISC Paris

19 Inseec

20 South Champagne BS

21 Brest Business School

PS A lower tier of grandes écoles that recruits without the exam is at

[Edited by StuartHE on May 19, 2023]