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5 December 2017

1st Intercultural Business School


L’Etudiant (French magazine specialized in higher education) refers to The American Business School of Paris as the 1st Intercultural Business School.

23 November 2017

Happy Thanksgiving !

On Thursday November 23rd, the American Business School of Paris celebrated Thanksgiving !


Eat, Drink & Be Thankful !


Program of the day:
– Welcome breakfast for ABSParis & IGS Group students
– American activities (Mechanical bull, Cheerleader performance, CIS games, DJ, Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, Popcorn)
– Thanksgiving buffet


Best moments of the day :


1 September 2017

2017-2018 school year : ABSParis’team wishes you welcome back!

Parodi campus has opened again and ABSParis’ staff is already waiting for you.

Dean Fady Fadel, Associate Dean Sara Pax, and the rest of the team are ready to help you throughout the year to make your experience as an ABSParis student the best possible.


ABSParis is not only a business school. It is the place where all the countries meet up. Our global village on campus is made up of 80 nationalities. Enjoy an international experience in Paris.

Moreover, it is the place to help you join the professional world in a personalized way, according to YOUR skills. Use the opportunities offered thanks to the career development department and expand your professional experience!

Besides, social life is also part of the ABSParis identity. Enjoy the ABSParis and IGS Group events by taking part in a student association at the school. Or enhance your sports skills and represent ABSParis during competitions.


Above all, we wish all the new students a huge welcome, and a warm welcome back to our returning students.

New students will start on September 6th with Orientation Day. Classes will start on September 11th.

see you soon!

The American Buisness Schoolof Paris’s Team

14 June 2017

ABSParis’ DBA launched soon!

The American Business School of Paris is proud to announce the launch of its brand new Doctorate of Business Administration. In partnership with Franklin University, Ohio-USA
we are delighted to announce our expanding line of international degrees.

In 2018 Fall semester, we’ll meet our first thesis students!
Doctorate of Business Administration (DBA)

• dual degree program
• hybrid program (partially online, partially on ABSParis Campus)
• accredited by the Higher Learning Commission  (one of six regional accreditors in USA)
• taught by Franklin and ABSparis Faculties

Expand your horizons….

More information coming soon.

9 June 2017

#IndependenceDay: Come celebrate the Fourth-Of-July with us!

The Fourth-Of-July will be the major event of Summer Term this year.

At this occasion, The American Business School of Paris invites you to its party for the American National day and to celebrate the signature of the 1776 Declaration of Independence of the United States of America.


Several fun activities are planned in order to help you spend a wonderful afternoon with our Study Abroad students and ABSParis students who participate in the Summer program!


Planning of activities:

  • 12.30am : Ourstudents will welcome you
  • 12.45am : Speech from a member of the Administration + surprise announcement
  • 1pm : an ABSParis student’s performance of “Amazing Grace”
  • 1.15pm : Blind Test
  • 1.45pm : Quizz with theme “American Culture”
  • 2.15pm : Mimes Game

Teams will be formed at the beginning of the celebration and the winners will be rewarded! There will be a free buffet for the players.


Confirm that you’ll be part of us here!

3 May 2017

Graduation Ceremony : Class of 2016

“Dear Class of 2016,


This evening, 61 of you have successfully completed your BBA and MBA programs at the American Business School of Paris.


You come from diverse backgrounds and cultures. Twenty-seven countries and four continents are represented here this evening: France, Great Britain, Belgium, The Netherlands, Bulgaria, Serbia, Russia, the United States of America, Canada, Morocco, Tunisia, Yemen, Ivory Coast, Gabon, Congo, Madagascar, Egypt, Mauritania, Turkey, Syria, Lebanon, Nepal, Pakistan, Indonesia, Vietnam and China.


Your success is the result of having acquired business skills in subjects such as Management, Marketing, Finance, International Business, Entrepreneurship and, above all, interdisciplinary and soft skills.


By living and interacting in our extremely international environment, you have become intercultural, open-minded and transnational. The world of today appreciates these skills and the behavior and understanding that comes with it.


In a moment you are going to receive a wooden cane, as is the tradition in certain prestigious American universities. This cane is a symbol of the education and skills that you have acquired here at The American Business School of Paris as assets on which you can lean on for the rest of your life. And what’s more, know that you can count on and turn to the entire IGS Group for support, both for its alumni network and in order to keep learning throughout your life.


Dear Graduates,

Today you will join the American Business School in Paris alumni network. Without our alumni, the school could not exist. You are and will be our strength in entrepreneurship and in industry. Thanks to you, we are going to grow, continue to develop, move up in national and international rankings, and start new programs. That is why, you are also our backing and support; that is why, the cane that I hold in my hands symbolizes your strength, both present and future.


So before congratulating you, all the ABSParis team, Sara Pax, Pascale Ginet, Marie-Odile Savarit, Morgane Mazars, Brad Nguyen, Mélanie Relaut, Lara Marandon, Marion PLISZCZAK, Jessica Barrano, Franck Nsangou and the whole Faculty members hope that you:

Live simply.

Think big.

Be grateful.

Give love.

Laugh lots.

Thank you.


I now declare that the class of 2016 has graduated.



Congratulations and Thank you all for your attention.”

Fady FADEL, Dean of The American Business School of Paris, April 1st, 2017.

21 April 2017

#ThinkRanking : Le Moci ranks ABSParis’s MBAs in Top 10

The American Business School of Paris is proud to appear in the list of the Top 10 best MBAs in France.

This year, magazine Le Moci selected The American Business School of Paris as one of the schools teaching the best MBAs in France. In a ranking counting 8 different business schools, ABSParis appeared twice!


According to Le Moci’s criteria, the MBA in Geopolitics & International Business and the MBA in Entrepreneurship & International Business Development are respectively 7th and 8th best MBAs.

To get to know more about the Master in Business Administration, click here.

16 March 2017


fady fadelFady Fadel, Dean of The American Business School of Paris, recently launched his website. Information about his studies, his career path and his current projects are available in detail on this platform.


From 2000, Dr Fadel worked as General Secretary at the University of Antonine in Lebanon and became Vice-President afterwards. Then he moved to Canada to be a researcher for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and a consultant for several TV channels such as the BBC, Al Araby TV, MTV and many more. Dr Fadel is also an adjunct professor at Middlebury College, Vermont, a lecturer at Sherbrooke University in Canada and a Senior-Fellow at the UQAM.


In 2011 Dr Fadel joined The American Business School of Paris as the Associate Dean and then became Dean. He has worked with his team on the national and international development of the programs and the school. As well as this position, Dr Fade also focuses on his research in his fields of expertise including politics and religion, women rights, interculturality and much more. His last book, “La Politique Africaine de Barack Obama” is about the pledge of the 44th American president on the security in Subsaharian Africa.

Click here to visit the website.

3 March 2017

Dean Fady FADEL interviewed in LE MOCI magazine, again!

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The Dean of the American Business School of Paris was the guest of  LE MOCI magazine for an exclusive interview!

Dean F. Fadel introduced the programs taught at the American Business School of Paris and the Professional opportunities they lead to.
Did you know that some 90% of our BBA graduates find a job in their field in the 6 months following their graduations?  Read the article (in French).
Two years ago, LE MOCI magazine wrote an article on how Fady Fadel was appointed from IGS Group Study Director to Dean of the American Business School of Paris! Article here (in French).

14 February 2017

Company Case 2017 – From February 9th to March 30th 2017

Always keeping in mind its #ThinkProfesionnal agenda, which is basically preparing it students to the job market, the American Business School of Paris organizes “Company Case Project” with one main goal : developing solutions for real world challenges that companies are facing . MBA students, senior BBAs et sophomore Fashion & Luxury Bachelor students have to make up a plan that are supposed to help solve companies’ issues. At the end of 2 months, they make a presentation of their plans in front of a company’s representative.


Click here for more information on “Company Cases”!