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ESAN Graduate School of Business - ESAN University

1652 Alonso de Molina Monterrico Lima,



ESAN was founded on July 25, 1963 as part of an agreement between the governments of the United States and Peru. Its start-up and implementation was entrusted to the Stanford University Graduate School of Business, becoming the first graduate business school in the Spanish-speaking world in South America.

Transformed into a university since July 12, 2003 (Law No. 28021), it offers careers at the undergraduate level, as well as programs for executives in various formats, corporate programs and other academic and professional services.

With its almost 60 years, ESAN Graduate School of Business offers programs such as the Doctoral Program in Business Administration; the Master in Business Administration - MBA in Lima in all its modalities and in Regions in weekend modality; 13 Specialized Master's degrees divided into 8 master's degrees from the functional areas of the company and 5 from the main economic sectors; as well as its Executive Education programs, which include highly specialized one-year programs up to two-month immediate application programs, courses and short seminars; in addition, closed programs are offered for companies and the public sector. Finally, language programs such as ETS TOEIC official exams, Professional English program with international certification from EDUSOFT - ETS, in face-to-face and online mode. During 2020, due to the current situation in the world due to the Covid 19 pandemic, all programs are being delivered online.


ESAN has been considered one of the best schools in Latin America.

Currently, the QS Global MBA Rankings 2020 prepared by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS), a British company specialized in the international higher education market, placed ESAN as the No. 1 and TOP 3 among business schools in Latin America, in addition to obtaining the first put in return on investment; América Economía magazine classified our school as No. 1 in Peru and TOP 5 among the best schools in Latin America; Financial Times ranked ESAN as the No. 1 school in Peru and No. 7 in Latin America.


ESAN has also achieved international accreditations such as AACSB and AMBA; EFMD, NIBES, CLADEA, PIM, PRME and UNICON international memberships.

The best business schools in the world are usually accredited by prestigious institutions, which guarantee international standards in their academic programs and in the Institution itself. To obtain these accreditations, they must go through a rigorous evaluation process. This accreditation is delivered for a specified time that can be 5 years or more.  

Stages of the admission process:

Applicant registration

Complete the Online Registration Form. 

Applicants must additionally present the following minimum documentation in order to participate in the admission process: In the online file.

  •  Current photo, passport size, JPG format and with a white background taken from the front without caps or glasses. The image should focus on the face starting from the shoulders, formal dress. No other type of image will be allowed.
  • Identification document.
  • Curriculum vitae
  • A 500 word essay about your personal projection for the next 5 years.
  • Copy of Bachelor's degree:
    For Peruvian and / or foreign applicants:
    •With degree or degrees awarded in Peru:
    - Copy of Academic Bachelor's Degree or its equivalent.
    •With degrees or degrees awarded outside of Peru (Foreign Universities):
    - Legalized or apostilled copy of the Bachelor's Degree or its equivalent.
    - Copy of the Certificate of Notes issued by the university of origin

Registration open: 

MBA Programs:

Elika Carreño

Whatsapp: 942027445

e-mail: [email protected]

Marisa padilla

Whatsapp: 942045231

Master's and Executive Education Programs

[email protected]


ESAN: top 3 in Latin America and number 1 in Peru in the 2020 QS MBA Ranking.

ESAN's MBA program ranked third in Latin America and was number one in Peru according to the prestigious QS Global MBA Rankings 2020. The Business School improved three places compared to last year and also stood out for being the institution with the best "Return on investment "at the Latin American level.

A program with global value: Of the 10 MBA programs in Latin America that are included in the 2020 Global MBA Rankings, ESAN ranked first in the region in the "Return on Investment" indicator. 

According to QS research, the Business School obtained a score of 83.9 and far exceeded the regional average which was 44.3 and even the global average which was 50.8. Likewise, his score improved compared to 2019 where he obtained 62.1. "The average return on investment over 10 years is calculated to be $ 240,902, and it is estimated that, on average, ESAN's MBA has a payback period of 3.1 years (37 months), compared to the average time of 3.6 years (43 months) globally "said the report of the British company.

Full-Time MBA
It is a program that allows professionals to take on the challenge of focusing on their studies. Duration is approximately 14 months plus a thesis period. 
The student's profile is: -Male: 57.1%, Female: 42.9% -25 to 30 years of age: 42.42% -Positions of Directors, Managers, Bosses: 43.33%; Analysts, Attendees: 20.00%-Profession: Administration, accounting, finance, economics: 30.5%; Industrial, systems and computer engineering: 22.3% 

MBA Part Time
Allows participants to find a balance between their work and professional growth. Duration is approximately 22 months plus a thesis period. 

The student's profile is: -Male: 64.2%, Female: 35.8%-25 to 30: 34.58%, 31 to 34 years of age: 32.09%-Positions of Officials, Directors, Managers, Bosses: 40.11%; Analysts, Attendees: 23.76%-Professions: Industrial, systems, naval and aeronautical engineering: 36.7%; Administration, accounting, finance, economics: 28.1%.

MBA Weekend
Allows participants to complete an exclusive program on Saturdays and Sundays fortnightly. Duration is approximately 28 months plus a thesis period. 
The student's profile is: -Male: 64.0%, Female: 36.0%-25 to 30: 29.07%, 35 to 44 years of age: 36.05%-Positions of Directors, Managers, Bosses: 31.37%, Analysts, Attendees: 27.45%; Supervisors, Coordinators, Administrators: 19.61%-Profession: Industrial engineering, systems and computing: 28.6%; Administration, accounting, finance, economics: 21.4%

Double degree
The ESAN MBA is the only program in Latin America that offers 11 double-degree options to complete the second half of your studies at prestigious business schools around the world: the United States, Germany, France, Belgium, Canada or Japan. 

International Week
•Over 12,000 local and international participants in more than 20 years. •More than 40 editions. •50% of courses given in English, and 50% in Spanish. •More than 50 courses taught by international professors from the best Business Schools in the world. •More than 900 international teachers.•More than 1,000 foreign students. 


13 Specialized Master's degrees divided into 8 master's degrees in the functional areas of the company and 5 in the main economic sectors:


Master in information technology management
IT managers in their companies, Directors, Managers, Heads, IT Executives with a vocation to assume management functions, Professionals from all sectors who are responsible for carrying out IT projects in their institutions. Double certification: Master in information technology management issued by the ESAN University and master degree in information technology management awarded by La Salle, Ramon Llull University, Spain. 

Master of Finance
Professionals interested in acquiring technical and business knowledge and skills that strengthen their professional growth, focusing on corporate financial management.
Double Degree: Master in finance granted by the ESAN University + Certificate of Specialty and master degree in Banking and Financial Management from the Pompeu Fabra University, Barcelona.

Master of Finance and Corporate Law
Professionals from the careers of Law, Administration, Accounting, Economics, Economic Engineering or related. Professionals who work in the legal or financial area of public or private organizations.
Degree and Certificates: Master in finance and Corporate Law, title in the name of the Nation, ESAN University + Certificate of Specialty and Diploma of specialty in Finance and European Law, University Institute of Law and Economics, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid.

Master’s in marketing
Professionals who seek to know and deepen how the commercial activity develops within a company. Professionals who wish to occupy the highest positions.
Degree and Certificates: Master’s in marketing, title in the name of the nation issued by the ESAN University + Certificate of Specialty and master’s in marketing science, private degree issued by ESIC Business & Marketing School. 

Master in Organization and People Management Human Resources 
Executives or who have personnel in charge.
Degree and Certificates: Master in Organization and Management of People, title in the name of the nation by the ESAN University and Specialized master’s in human resources management and Innovation awarded by ESC Clermont.

Master in supply chain management
Directors and logistics managers, Professionals who work in the area of logistics, operations, distribution, foreign trade, Professionals who wish to develop in the field of SCM.
Triple international certification• Master in supply chain management, academic degree on behalf of the nation, ESAN University.• Master in supply chain management and Technology, a private degree awarded by LA SALLE Ramon Llull University (Barcelona, Spain).• Diploma in Intermodal Transport awarded by the Escola Europea Intermodal Transport (Rome, Italy) * If you follow the maritime travel workshop course between Barcelona and Rome.


ESAN is the first alternative in the training of specialists in public management in our country, as well as in advanced specialization of leading executives in their different professions.

We develop national training for public sector entities, Professional Associations, Associations of all kinds and we have agreements signed in strategic alliance with the most prestigious institutions in the country and abroad.

Moisés Durand
[email protected]

942 889 061

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