GEM is a leading business and management school that hosts a talent pool of students from around the world. The school possesses all three accreditations that distinguish the leading international business schools: the European Quality Improvement System; the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business; and the Association of MBAs. GEM encourages expertise in the management of technology and innovation, entrepreneurship and responsible business practices. It provides an intensive academic course on business creation, mixing high-level academic lecturers with top managers from industrial partners. Grenoble has recently been nominated as the best French city for students.