Established in 1989, Pôle Paris Alternance (PPA) is located in the heart of Paris, France and is a non-profit highly recognised, accredited degree awarding institute. It is distinguished by its educational approach oriented towards the professional world, offering a wide range of training in the field of commerce and management.

Stanford Education offers the following programmes through online studies

  • EMBA
  • *EMBA (Healthcare Management)
  • DBA
  • DBA (Nutrition Management)

* This programme covers the management aspects of healthcare

  • Ranking number 1 as the Grand Ecole in France, PPA has got brick-and-motor campuses in Paris and other major cities serving 75, 000 per year in France and other countries around the world
  • PPA is accredited by French Ministry of Education and are recognised and accredited by Chinese Ministry of Education. Their names are appeared in Chinese government website
  • PPA has also been accredited by QUALIOPI which is under the government agency National Institute of Industrial Property
  • PPA is blessed with various types of government and private partners that help its graduates to have 100% employability in Europe

Ten reasons to join PPA
i. PPA is a state-recognized institution in France.
ii. The Programmes of PPA are being recognised by the French Government and registered in the RNCP.
iii. Students can chose various study combinations.
iv. PPA provides work placement for international students.
v. Its faculty consists of active professionals.
vi. Pragmatic work-oriented pedagogy based on real business projects.
vii. Ranks 425 out 8,500 world universities (
viii. Many dual degrees are possible through a network of partner foreign universities.
ix. It offers a very rich and dynamic student experience.
x. Student can study in different locations in the world.
In 2023, the Financial Times ranked the MBA and EMBA programmes 5th in Europe.

Students of the EMBA programme can apply for higher degrees in a number of partner institutions across the globe in the below mentioned countries