MSc 2 Management, speciality INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS (full English track)

Programme objective

This MSc provides students with transversal skills to develop responsible business in an international setting. It enables students to embrace strategic responsibilities as well as to control operational activities to face international managerial issues.
Students will be able to design an international strategy, pilot international projects, manage multicultural teams, and empower a humanistic leadership as a responsible actor.

This Msc is based on three pillars:

Internationalisation

  • 100% of courses taught in English by expert academic teachers and corporate managers with international background.
  • 30% of foreign students within the cohorts from diverse nationalities (16 different in 2017-2018)

Professionalisation

  • Partnership with the French Foreign Trade Advisors (Conseillers du Commerce Extérieur Français) leading to certification
  • Multidisciplinary workshops with real companies
  • Dedicated track for apprenticeship

Unique pedagogical experience

  • Small cohort size (35-40 participants)
  • Interactive pedagogy through workshops, case studies, conferences, business games
  • Unique global approach of international business covering geoeconomics, strategy, negotiation and intercultural management issues

Programme Content

FUNDAMENTALS

Designing an international strategy

  • International strategy for multinational companies (MNC)
  • International entrepreneurship for small and medium size companies (SME)
  • Foreign market management
  • Company field project

Mastering principles of international management

  • International finance
  • International marketing
  • International business law

Facing geopolitical challenges

  • Country risk analysis
  • Doing business in emerging countries
  • European lobbying

Managing people in an international setting

  • Responsible leadership in an international setting
  • Intercultural management
  • Team and leadership

International purchasing and supply chain management

  • International negotiation
  • International supply chain management
  • Ethical issues in purchasing in multinational contexts
  • Supplier relationship management (SRM)
  • Purchasing strategies

PERSONALIZED TRACK

Students can organise their studies in a personalised and unique track with a choice of 4 or 5 electives out of  120 options, in French or in English.

NETWORKING AND PERSONNAL DEVELOPMENT

  • E-learning platform
  • Conferences by Professionals
  • Meetings with graduates
  • C.A.R.N.E.T., International experts network
  • Job platform
  • Student Societies
  • Clubs
  • International events

REAL LIFE EXPERIENCE

  • 6-month (minimum) mission in firm (apprenticeship or internship)
  • Apprenticeship fair, jobs/internships fair
  • Training and certification of Foreign Trade Advisors of France (CCEF)
  • Company field project
  • Study Tour, a unique experience with a partner university. In 2017, one week programme at University of Wisconsin-Madison (USA)

 

Job opportunities for graduates

Our graduates have a 96% placement rate. The average starting salary is approximately 37 k€.
100% of employed students found a job within 3 months.
Students are trained to hold a wide variety of international positions in multinational companies and SMEs willing to go abroad.

Graduate positions:

  • Country Manager
  • Business Development Manager
  • Global Marketing and Sales Manager
  • Area Manager
  • International Project Coordinator
  • Project Management Consultant
  • Purchasing Director
  • EMEA Packaging Buyer
  • Country Logistic Officer

 

Graduate employers examples

Amazon, CMA-CGM, Renault-Nissan, Orange, Airbus Helicopters, Huawei, Meetic Group, Schneider, Rolls-Royce, Wiko, Moët-Hennessy, Danske Bank, Michelin, Canon, SAP, WyPlay ...

 

The programme presented by its Director

 

The programme through student testimonials

 

 

 

Direct access to MSc 2nd Year

  • Open to holders of Master's degrees 1st year or 4-year university education diploma (240 ECTS) or more
  • ... or equivalent degrees (foreign degrees, certificate validating professional experience)

Please, provide evidence of significant professional experience, international exposure and excellent French and English language proficiency. Recruiting is based on online application file on our site.

File content includes:

  • Management test : GMAT or GRE (or in French language: TAGE MAGE or IAE Score Message)
  • English test : TOEFL or TOEIC or IELTS
  • information about your professional project, background history, completed internships or positions held.

 

Application process

 

 

Fees

Students

  • MSc (2 years) : 8 400 €
  • Direct Entry in second year of MSc (1 year) : 4 800 €

Executives

  • MSc (2 years) : 20 000 €
  • Direct Entry in second year of MSc (1 year) : 12 000 €

Programme directors

Aurélie HEMONNET - Fanny MAGNONI

    

 

 

 

 

 

Admissions​

Continuing Education