ESCP Europe Business School

Course Introduction

The MEM's objective is to help students understand the energy business environment and its fundamental economic and technological concepts. Participants will gain the ability to develop and implement strategies to address major issues in energy regulation and policy, as well as strengthening their ability to live and work in a highly multicultural and international environment.

Course Modules

Macroeconomics and geopolitical issues; problem solving and decision making (psdm); business statistics; microeconomics ; principles of finance ; corporate and business strategy; financial accounting; oil and gas business ; electricity and renewables markets; research methods; operations and supply chain management; managing an organisation; fundamentals of marketing; risk management: objectives, methods and instruments; energy markets and other commodities; energy policy (security, affordability, sustainability; energy efficiency); energy project financing and evaluation; energy trading game; portfolio management; energy landscape analysis; m&a in the energy industry; operational risk and crisis management; energy risk management: market risk and hedging; r&d and innovation management in the energy business; environmental management and csr in an energy firm; energy law. Electives; energy landscape analysis; portfolio management; m&a in the energy industry; operational risk and crisis management. Students choose 4 electives or 2 electives + the international seminar. Master's thesis.

Start Date:


Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
Executive Master`s

Qualifications required:

  • To be eligible you must have completed your higher education to a level equivalent to a Bachelor degree in any discipline. Honours degrees are preferred (2:1 or international equivalent). The MEM does not require any previous knowledge of the energy sector. However, candidates must have at least one year of work experience (internships included; any industry acceptable - does not need to be energy-related). Fluency in English is necessary, for applicants whose 1st language is not English, we require the following minimum scores: TOEFL written test: 600; TOEFL IBT: 100; TOEFL computer-based: 250; IELTS: band 7. Please note that we do not accept TOEIC scores. Applicants who have previously studied or worked for more than two years in an English-speaking country, you are exempt from providing a TOEFL or IELTS score.