As a French-language management school in North America, ESG UQAM bases its activities and its development on the values of excellence and quality, with a view to ensuring social responsibility and sustainable development. Its goals are as follows:
- Offer international-quality undergraduate and graduate credit programs and continuing education activities in order to train top-level managers and professionals with integrity, a critical sense, social responsibility and an open attitude to the world;
- Develop research and knowledge dissemination activities for the benefit of organizations and society in general, both nationally and internationally;
- Contribute directly to the development of various socio-economic groups and society in general, in Quebec, Canada and around the world;
- Meet the needs of the School’s stakeholders: its students, its faculty, its staff and administrators, its alumni, the University, organizations, professional associations and orders, and socio-economic groups.