The new campus of the ESCA School of Management opened on Friday in the heart of the financial city of Casablanca in the presence of several figures from the political, academic and business worlds.
Located in the center of the financial city of Casablanca, which is rightly considered the new city center of the metropolis, the new campus covers an area of 16,500 m2 and puts the student at the center of the model of education from school.
The new ESCA campus, opened by the Minister of Higher Education, Research and Innovation Abdellatif Miraui and the Minister-Delegate for Investment, Convergence and Public Policy Evaluation, Mohcin Jazuli and CGEM President Chakib Alj, is harmoniously integrated into the global architecture of the financial center. Casablanca Finance City, while taking advantage of its entrepreneurial and international dynamics.
This architectural gem is both a place to study in various fields of management according to the highest international academic standards, as well as a global offer of additional services designed for students, managers, companies and the economic sector as a whole.
On this occasion, ESCA President Tami Gorfi said he was happy to open the campus in the presence of several politicians, academics and business people, noting that the school aims to train talent, skills and leaders in the business world.
In a statement to M24, the MAP news channel, he noted that the ceremony was an opportunity to discover and evaluate the School’s equipment, facilities and educational concept, noting that it is the first fully integrated city campus to allow students of all ages. not only to have educational opportunities, but also to have many places to live, work and coworking.
According to Mr. Gorfi, the skills and abilities acquired at school will allow students to interact with the professional world, be able to solve problems, have room for innovation and contribute to the industry, economy and the city, the surrounding world. the environment and society of tomorrow.
And emphasize that the school, which will soon celebrate its 30th anniversary, has more than a thousand students in various programs (bachelor, master) and master’s degree specialists for young people who come from the university world and want to specialize in various fields of management, adding that the school also provides training for managers and employees of companies who want to develop in their activities.
Mr. Gorfi noted that an important element is that the school is attended by 30 nationalities, which makes it an extremely international school, noting that this reference institution provides an opportunity to meet people from around the world and train more than just talent. who will become leaders tomorrow, but also leaders who understand the world differently.
For his part, ESCA Development Director Hitcham El Gabzuri said in a similar statement that on the occasion of its 30th anniversary, the school wanted to offer its students and participants in continuing education a space to implement and develop their skills, soft skills and hard skills in living space.
And add that this is a campus of more than 16 thousand square meters on eight floors with living space, a modern gym and conference room, equipped with the latest technology, startup incubator, connected classes, among other things, noting that the goal is to provide a rich experience for all students.
ESCA is a leader in quality higher education in Morocco, he said, noting that the school has produced more than 4,000 graduates who are currently actors and leaders nationally and internationally and are the pride of the establishment and Morocco. .
Founded in 1992, ESCA has more than 4,500 graduates and annually trains 1,100 students, leaders and managers in initial training and retraining programs. 81% of its graduates hold national and international leadership positions, and 62% of them have international experience. It is the first business school in Morocco and French-speaking Africa to be accredited by the AACSB.