About GSM

Welcome To GRADUATE SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT

The Graduate School of Management (GSM) is an English management school created in May 2002 to undertake a pilot project of delivering English education at the tertiary level within a French environment. Today GSM is a fully registered private university managed by a team of well qualified, experienced, ambitious and result oriented young professionals.

Graduate School of management, (GSM) is a private business university, training students in the field of management in English (BBA, MEP, MBA, DBS) and also French (LP). GSM was created in May 2002 and approved as a tertiary establishment under the order N ° 604 / MES / DETSP / S-DAH / AB.

GSM in partnership with international Institutions, namely, The Institute of Commercial Management (ICM) and other partner schools in Europe, prepares students to acquire international diplomas at the Bachelor’s and Master's degree level. GSM also prepares the students for the Licence Professionelle (French Bachelor's degree) with courses delivered exclusively in French.

Our areas of training

Vision

Delivering internationally recognized and globally accepted education locally.

Mission

We provide high quality education to tomorrow's leaders.

Core Value

Commitment to excellence and integrity.

Slogan

Be Bilingual Go International.

Founders & Directors

Dr Bright AYIVOR-BEDZRAH

Dr Bright AYIVOR-BEDZRAH

PRESIDENT of Graduate School of Management

Emmanuel Degny LEBA

Emmanuel Degny LEBA

VICE-PRESIDENT of Graduate School of Management

Robert Kolby AFARI

Robert Kolby AFARI

Director of International Relations and Partnerships

Why Choose GRADUATE SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT

If you are wondering why you should choose GSM, then read the following:

  • Graduate School of Management is the first Private Tertiary Institution to deliver English Management Education in Cote d’Ivoire
  • Graduate School of Management is the first University in Cote d’Ivoire to own an Online Radio and operated by the students
  • Graduate School of Management is the first University that provides free English training to all students.
  • Graduate School of Management has foreign partnerships that allow students for exchange programs
  • Graduate School of Management offers top-notch quality education to tomorrow’s leaders
  • Graduate School of Management has qualified and experienced lecturers from diverse backgrounds and Environment

Accreditation & Affiliation

  • Graduate School of Management is fully accredited by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research (MESRS) of Cote d’Ivoire to run tertiary programs leading to the award of first and second Degrees.
  • GSM has the agreement from Fonds de development de la formation Professionelle (FDFP) to provide certificate and degree programs for workers and contributors
  • Graduate School of Management serves as the examination center for some professional bodies as well as some foreign Universities in Cote d’Ivoire

Office of the President

Welcome Message

Dr Bright AYIVOR-BEDZRAH

Dr Bright AYIVOR-BEDZRAH

PRESIDENT of Graduate School of Management

Building for the future is always a challenge. It requires vision and ambition, creativity and commitment. Here at Graduate School of Management we have the very qualities at the heart of our programmes.

We provide the environment where innovation and dynamism can flourish, allied to the teaching of sound management principles and techniques.

Graduate School of Management aims to deliver to its students internationally recognised and globally accepted management training required for a successful career in a rapidly changing world. I hope that you find our programmes both exciting and relevant to your professional, academic and personal needs. I look forward to welcoming you.

Staff &Administration

Mr. Emmanuel Degny LEBA

VICE - PRESIDENT

Emmanuel Degny LEBA

Mr. Robert Kolby AFARI

DIR. OF INT'L RELATIONS & PARTNERSHIPS

Robert Kolby AFARI

Dr. Bismark TANDOH

Internal Controller

Bismark TANDOH

Mrs. Edwige KONAN-WAIDHET

Head of Administration

Edwige KONAN-WAIDHET

Mr. Elie EDANH

Head of LICENCE PRO Department

Elie EDANH

Ms. Cynthia KOUASSI

Chief Accountant

Cynthia KOUASSI

Mr. Pierre AKA

Head of IT Department

Pierre AKA

Mr. Frederick Niamke

Logistics

Frederick Niamke

Mr. Frederick NARH

Dean of Students

Frederick NARH

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Dr. Brian K. JENNINGS

Academic Registrar

Brian K. JENNINGS

Mr. Olivier Moulo

Deputy Registrar

Olivier Moulo