La Salle EMCI is a business school located in the centre of Saint Etienne in France. Located less than 60 kilometers from Lyon, the Saint Etienne metropolis annually welcomes over 25 000 students enrolled in higher education. As an economic and transportation hub, it is part of the dynamic Auvergne-Rhone Alpes region well-known on a national, European and international level.
A good quality of life in Saint Etienne
Another asset in Saint Etienne is its leisurely lifestyle. Bordered by the Pilat regional natural Park, it offers unique living conditions. Saint Etienne benefits from a wide range of cultural programmes with numerous museums and concert halls but also restaurants and bars of all kinds. With affordable accommodation, the capital city of Forez is a welcoming and pleasant human-sized city.
An economic lung with a wide range of companies
Saint Etienne and the Loire department are true economic dynamos. With the second most intense network of SMEs in France (after from the Ile de France region), Saint Etienne’s region offers its students numerous possible connections with leading companies in a range of industries ( high-tech, IT, metal, food processing, medical industries). The city also boasts a strong economic past which made its fame along with its mythical football team.
Choosing to study in Saint Etienne at La Salle EMCI is the guarantee to learn in a tranquil environment combining economic, cultural and sports dynamism and an open door onto the world.