60 Years of Excellence
A decade after World War II, Georges Doriot realised an extraordinary vision – an international business school in Europe.
1950s - A New Vision
The two years between the establishment of INSEAD as an institution in 1957 and the first class enroling in 1959 were a whirlwind of activity.
1960s - Pioneering Spirit
The looming question in the 1960s was consistent with all start-ups — would the entrepreneurial effort work?
1970s - Expanding Our Influence
After proving to be a revolutionary academic institution, INSEAD embarked on the challenge of expansion.
1980s - From Institute to Institution
The next challenge was to evolve from a ground-breaking business school into a world-changing, comprehensive management institution.
1990s - Going Global
With increasing resources pointed toward research and a new doctoral programme, INSEAD entered the 1990s as a fully fledged management institution.
2000s - The Business School for the World
As INSEAD entered the new century, the school expanded its vision and scope beyond the founders’ dreams.