About us

Solvay Brussels School of Economics & Management − in brief

The time when the great business schools educated managers for life is over. The global economy, digital transformation, and the evolution of collaboration models are all factors that demand a continuous enrichment of your managerial and sector-based skills.

Today, the managerial function requires a mind-set of analysis, agility and leadership, and a great capacity for innovation and openness to meet all the challenges that arise in a world in perpetual motion. It requires regularly combining an active life and continuing education − to integrate new competencies and renew your know-how and your business knowledge. The Solvay Brussels School of Economics & Management helps you meet this tremendous challenge. To be, and remain, a manager perfectly in tune with the latest trends of your business, the tools and metrics that go with it, and the insights on which your leadership is built. Much more than a programme, we offer you a guiding hand throughout your career. To build your managerial journey, and enable you to achieve your objectives and to fully blossom in your life as a manager. The Solvay Brussels School of Economics & Management is also a school that gives meaning to economic activity and helps connect your personal interests to a broad vision of business and its role in society. Over the years, it has become an important catalyst for observation, reflection and innovation in the market.

Between research and practice

Today’s Solvay Brussels School of Economics & Management offers a comprehensive portfolio of programmes: 2 Bachelors, 6 Masters, 2 Supplementary Masters, 6 Advanced Masters, 1 Executive MBA (2 formats: normal and fast-track), 20 Executive Education programmes, tailor-made training for companies, PhD programmes in Economics and Management, and 7 Postgraduate Masters in 2 Vietnamese universities (Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi). Moreover, we are also the only business school in Brussels attached to a university. Our programmes are the result of faculty research combined with practice in the field through the many renowned practitioners who are also part of our faculty. By joining the Solvay Brussels School of Economics & Management, you benefit from a unique experience, comprising scientific knowledge, highly rigorous content in economics and management, practical case studies, simulations based on the latest technologies, fascinating seminars and team work that allow you to replicate company dynamics. You catch our enthusiasm for a management style that’s active, in motion, resolutely positive and visionary.

 

Solvay Brussels School of Economics & Management helps you build your career, reach your goals, and fully develop yourself professionally.

 

Solvay Brussels School of Economics & Management − in a few figures

  • 68 full-time lecturers
  • 400 part-time top managers and professionals
  • 2 Socrates Awards (for a professor’s quality of teaching)
  • 3.000 students, 23.500 alumni
  • 105 active bilateral cooperation agreements (student exchange) in more than 40 countries
  • 340 Erasmus students graduating each year

The Solvay Brussels School of Economics & Management is part of the Free University of Brussels. It is accredited by EQUIS and AMBA and is one of the founders of the Quantitative Techniques for Economics and Management (QTEM) programme, a network of several renowned business schools in full expansion.