What is EFMD?

The EFMD Global Network Association is a network of business schools, universities and corporations with more than 800 members in Europe and worldwide. The EFMD Global Network aims to develop relationships among higher education institutions and work towards improving the quality of management education worldwide.


Jinan University and EFMD

Jinan University became member of EFMD in year 2011. Since when we attend to EFMD global conferences each year. 

For business schools that have an international strategy and are looking to connect and partner with other leading schools around the world, membership of EFMD and the EFMD Global Network can offer many benefits and opportunities. 

As the largest International network association in the field of management development, the EFMD network includes over 800 institutional members and reaches over 16,000 management development professionals from academia, business, public service and consultancy across 82 countries worldwide. EFMD play a central role in shaping an international approach to management education and is a unique forum for information, research, networking and debate on innovation and best practice in management development.


EQUIS Accreditation

The EFMD Quality Improvement System (EQUIS) is the leading international system of quality assessment, improvement, and accreditation of higher education institutions in management and business administration. Its scope covers all programs offered by an institution from the first degree up to the PhD, including non-degree programs. EQUIS has established its prestige worldwide. Since its launch in 1997, EQUIS has accredited institutions across countries from all five continents. The impact of EQUIS in raising the standards of management education worldwide is widely recognized.