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MSc in Marketing Management

Employability
96%
are satisfied/very satisfied with their first jobs
Placement Report 2020

At a Glance

The MSc in Marketing Management is designed for young, passionate, graduates and professionals seeking to expand their global work experience,  land their first position, or make a career change to marketing management. Through this holistic programme, you will gain advanced knowledge of the marketing discipline and be given the chance to supervise real-time projects through close cooperation with global companies.

Language: English 
Location: Lille Campus 

Start Date: Early Sept-2021
Deadline to apply: 30-Jun-21 

    

 

Ubisoft became EDHEC MSc in Marketing Management’s Concentration Entertainment & Services learning partner in 2019.

 

 

EDHEC MSc in Marketing Management programme and Groupe SEB Corporate Programme Sponsorship agreement was signed in 2014.  

 

 

Prisma Media is the brand new EDHEC MSc in Marketing Management’s learning partner.

 

 

  • Developing sound customer intelligence through market research
  • Building and executing marketing strategies and tactics in a competitive environment
  • Assessing the health and profitability of marketing investments
  • Applying a cutting-edge toolbox to re-shape business and society

PROGRAMME LENGTH 

Sept – May: academic courses / June onwards: work experience  

 

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE PROGRAMME

♦  1-year full-time programme entirely taught in English
♦  6 core modules
♦  2 concentrations in Entertainement & Services (with our learning partner Ubisoft) or Luxury & Fashion
♦ Talent Identification & Career Development (TI&CD)
♦  4-6-month internship/work placement
♦  Master Project

 

FIELDS

♦ Branding
♦ Customer Experience
♦ Marketing Research & Data Analytics
♦ Sales
♦ Luxury
♦ Entertainment
♦ Service

4-6-MONTH INTERNSHIP

The personal and professional benefits of an internship abroad are immense and long-lasting. Expanding your global contact network is no different. During your internships abroad you will develop valuable business relationships that will take your career goals to an international level. Many students find their jobs as a result of internships during their time at EDHEC.

MASTER PROJECT

The Master Project allows you to put acquired knowledge and skills into practice. If you prove your ability to perform high-quality research, EDHEC faculty or members of its research centres may, working under their supervision, offer you the opportunity to deliver your Master Project in the form of applied research.

 

Female

Male

 

23
Average age
5
Continents Represented
22-30
Age Range

 

Previous Academic Discipline 

Business Management
70%
Marketing
12%
Journalism
5%

 

Key Figures

of jobs have an international dimension

 

Location

Europe (68% in France)

Asia - Pacific

Middle East & Africa

Americas

 

Main Sectors

Luxury Goods
33%

Consulting
16%

Media / Telecom
12%

Food Industry
6%

Consumer Goods
6%

 

Selection Criteria for the 1st Job

Adapted to Career Plans (salary / company's reputation / job description)
88%

 

Key Recruiters

AMAZON, CHRISTIAN DIOR COUTURE, HERMES PARFUMS & BEAUTE, GROUPE SEB, KELLOGG'S, PROCTER & GAMBLE,

SALESFORCE, SWAROVSKI, UBISOFT, UNILEVER.

Academics

 

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“I am passionate by the MSc. in Marketing Management, by its ability to make the experience of learning exciting, cutting edge and meaningful to the marketing challenges confronting the world today. The development of this MSc programme is the cultivation of my 20-years of experience as an academic, educator and practitioner. It fulfils my purpose to create a platform to stimulate the brightest minds interested in marketing. I chose to create the MSc. in Marketing Management at EDHEC because the spirit of this business school corresponds to the mission and values of my programme: to provide students with an intensive comprehension of marketing concepts and their application to real life projects developed in cooperation with leading companies. I am thrilled to help shape the future of our industry. This is my vision of marketing with purpose.”

Guergana Guintcheva

Our teaching methods are aimed to give you the core competencies necessary to compete in a complex and competitive business environment. You will learn to deepen your analytical thinking, develop practical skills, and design creative strategies for business success.

Our methodology includes:

♦  Core curriculum

  • Embraces the latest technology
  • Responds to trends in the market
  • Co-developed with leading business partners

♦  Blended learning

  • Tutorials
  • Lectures
  • Workshops
  • Seminars

♦  Applied learning 

  • Business Games
  • Case Studies
  • Entrepreneurship Projects

♦  Personal performance coaching

  • Interviewing strategies
  • Teamwork development
  • Intercultural communication skills

This course has two related objectives. The first is to broaden your sensitivity to different cultural, socio-economic and legal environments encountered in the global marketplace. The second is to increase your skills in developing and implementing international marketing strategies and programs in diverse contexts. You will learn how to appreciate the external and firm factors that shape the global marketing manager’s job; how to evaluate when and how firms should use different market entry strategies; when and how to standardize or adapt marketing programs in different global markets.

Marketing professionals have increasingly a role to play in driving innovation. Innovation includes new products, new services and digital business models. In the foresight part. you will learn to apply the tools and techniques of professional trend management. In the strategic design part, you will learn to develop customer journeys end-to-end, co-create innovative solutions and drive the development of new markets and ecosystems.​

Artificial Intelligence is one of the most disruptive technologies emerging today. This course will form managers to understand the impacts of AI, separate the vision from the practical application and structure transformative initiatives. The course requires you to work in teams to deliver their analysis on a preassigned topic shared with the other students from their MSc; the output takes the shape of an academic poster and a pitch video, that will be evaluated by their peers.​

The purpose of this course is to get an overview of the major panel techniques and data used in business: how they are built, how to read and interpret them, how to use them to improve your performance. Panel data are core to pilot business and have three major sources: retailers, consumers and media, both traditional and online/social.  The combination of these data enables manufacturers/advertisers/brands to get a unique competitive view of their performance and hints on how to improve it.

This course helps students understand what brands are, what they represent to consumers, and how firms can most effectively communicate on them. It emphasizes the importance of planned, integrated communication for brands in marketing strategies in a variety of contexts. The course equips students with applicable tools to implement brand and communication strategies.

This course introduces methodological knowledge and skills concerning collection, analysis, and application of qualitative and quantitative data in marketing and consumer research. It also guides you with your master project writing.

The course provides a framework for diagnosing and managing the core levers available for effective selling in any organization. It equips students with knowledge and tools to move from concepts to action and build a sales strategy adapted to the company's goals.

 

Strategic leadership

Because you will soon have the opportunity to manage teams and projects, this course familiarises you with the study and the practice of leadership i.e. the art and science of influencing and motivating people. It intends to help you identify your leadership purpose, roles and skills and develop your personal charisma within a professional context.

Business Ethics for Marketers

The course provides you with tools and philosophical framework to develop a critical understanding of ethical issues encountered in marketing. You will gain the ability to resolve them.

Impact of AI on business and society 

Artificial Intelligence is one of the most disruptive technologies emerging today. This course will form managers to understand the impacts of AI, separate the vision from the practical application and structure transformative initiatives.

ANTIOCO Michael, PhD

Professor - Head of Faculty Marketing

CERVELLON Marie-Cécile, PhD

Professor Marketing

DE CLIPPELEER INGE, PHD

Professor Management

DE KEYSER Arne, PhD

Assistant Professor, Marketing

GUINTCHEVA Guergana, PhD

Associate Professor - Programme Director Msc in Marketing Management

MARS Marie-Catherine, PhD

Associate Professor - Coordinator for Marketing Courses, EDHEC BBA
Marketing

MENVIELLE Loick, PhD

Associate Professor, Marketing

PECHEUX Claude Luce, PhD

Professor, Marketing

VAN DER MAELEN Sara

Professor, Marketing

VANHAMME Joëlle, PhD

Professor, Marketing

 

Concentration in Luxury & Fashion 

The objective of this course is to raise awareness of the specificities of doing business in the luxury sector and managing luxury brands: develop your “luxury thinking”. It also exposes and debates luxury business models to sustain luxury brands; identifies the main challenges facing luxury brands and assess the macro trends in the industry to encourage you to manage luxury innovation respecting luxury branding principles and cultural specificities.

This course enables you to learn how luxury operational elements support marketing and branding strategies.You will take part of several company challenges which develops your understanding of international brand management and operations through hands-on application to a global brand; engages you in creative thinking and problem solving through immersion in a business situation within a global context, and allows you to work on a collaborative project with a team spirit to win a competition.

In this course, you will learn strategies for customer management. You will gain a solid understanding of customer relationship management, including both strategic and analytic approaches. The course will provide you with tools that are critical in today’s business environment, as leading firms focus their marketing efforts on understanding the value of their customers and developing and growing profitable customer relationships. The course will also teach you skills related to customer selection and acquisition, customer management, managing the customer experience, customer retention and customer lifetime value.

This course introduces digital marketing and e-commerce key concepts; allows students to acquire an understanding of ergonomy of an e-commerce website. It also develops students’ sensitivity regarding search engine optimization and search engine marketing; discusses social media optimization, social media marketing, cross-media advertising etc. The above concepts are applied to the luxury sector (examples, cases)industry to encourage you to manage luxury innovation respecting luxury branding principles and cultural specificities.

The objective of the course is to immerse students in the luxury & fashion industry through field visits or online seminars to understand the value chain, from raw materials to finished products, in a definite sector of the industry.

 

Concentration in Entertainment & Services 

If you are a passionate moviegoer, museum lover, hard or softcore gamer, sports fan, you will learn how these industries implement their marketing. The course philosophy is industry-specific. It introduces issues related to recreational activities and it emphasizes the changing patterns of leisure time and their consequences on consumer behaviour.

Services constitute approximately 73 % of the European economy and are an integral part of consumers’ daily lives. Examples are numerous: interactions with retailers, financial institutions, telecommunication companies, government services, healthcare providers, etc. As such, many people are employed in the service industry. Interestingly, the importance of services also holds for manufacturing firms. Management in these industries increasingly realizes that in order to survive and achieve a competitive advantage, excellence in service will be a decisive criterion (e.g. computer and car industry). The objectives of this course are to understand how a service mindset is different from and exceeds traditional product-oriented thinking. In particular, you will learn to implement quality service and service strategies for competitive advantage across industries.

In this course, you will learn strategies for customer management. You will gain a solid understanding of customer relationship management, including both strategic and analytic approaches. The course will provide you with tools that are critical in today’s business environment, as leading firms focus their marketing efforts on understanding the value of their customers and developing and growing profitable customer relationships. The course will also teach you skills related to customer selection and acquisition, customer management, managing the customer experience, customer retention and customer lifetime value.

This course introduces digital marketing and e-commerce key concepts; allows students to acquire an understanding of ergonomy of an e-commerce website. It also develops students’ sensitivity regarding search engine optimization and search engine marketing; discusses social media optimization, social media marketing, cross-media advertising, etc. The above concepts are applied to the entertainment & services sectors (examples, cases).

The objective of the course is to immerse students in the entertainment & services industry through field visits or online seminars to understand the value chain, from the offer (s) to the final experience in a specific sector as an illustration.

Whatever concentration you choose, you can be selected to participate in a four-day study tour. Students in Luxury & Fashion will travel to Grasse, a town in the South of France renowned for its perfumes. They will interact with professionals from leading brands such as Fragonard, Galimard, Micallef, and Robertet. Students in Entertainment & Services will travel to Sofia, the capital of Bulgaria and a new leading location for the European film industry. You will visit the studio Zmei, specialised in animation and the movie studios of Nu Boyana. By the end of your study trip, you will have gained first-hand insights into the value chain of the perfume or film-production industry.  

Career Centre

EDHEC Career Centre helps you to master your career plan.

A dedicated team organises numerous training and recruitment events, on- and off-campus, to prepare you for challenging international recruitment processes and to help you network with potential employers.

The EDHEC Career Centre is a one-stop-shop for career development. It offers an integrated career programme designed for you to define and achieve your career goals: the Talent Identification & Career Development (TI&CD) programme.

Fine-tune your career plan. The Career Centre helps you design your job-search strategy and assess your recent work experience and managerial competencies. The TI&CD programme, unique in Europe, evaluates and assesses your strengths and areas of improvement based on 8 managerial competencies defined by international recruiters. The TI&CD is a real career booster enabling EDHEC students to assess and hone their managerial competencies to be particularly efficient in their first job.

 

List of services Career Centre provides:

  • Individual career counseling (on campus, via phone, via skype) with internal and external counselors
  • Help to define career goals and search strategy
  • CV and CL correction in English and French
  • Career training and workshops (CV, CL, application forms, interview skills, networking, social media, personal branding, etc.)
  • TI&CD
  • Graduate Programmes
  • On-campus events
  • Off-campus events
  • Website with plenty of career resources
  • Placement reports
  • The Teaching Factory concept

Every year EDHEC Career Centre organises a number of events throughout the year to give its students an opportunity to learn about job and internship opportunities offered by companies, government agencies, and non-profit organizations where they might like to work with.

  • 120 corporate events across campuses
  • +110 companies at our Paris Career Fair
  • 40 companies, of which 50% are international, at our Finance Career Days
  • International Graduate Programme Day
  • Industry-specific events: luxury, audit, marketing, etc.
  • London and Paris treks

Learn more about the various events organised by career center department. 

Programme Insights

Guilia La Placa, Italian, EDHEC-2019
Marketing Research Manager, Consumer Market Intelligence Department at L’Oréal, Paris
Daniel Correa Mejía, Colombian
EDHEC-2019
Temitope Ayorinde, Nigerian, EDHEC-2018
Executive Assistant to the Group Head of Legal Operations at AKKA Technologies-Brussels

News

- 23-09-2020
“I’m extremely proud to witness the progress of our QS worldwide ranking each year,” said Programme Director Professor Guergana Guintcheva. “In just three years, EDHEC’s MSc in Marketing Management ranking has gone from No.11 to No.7. This is the fruit of a collective effort by our marketing professors and staff, who...
- 24-06-2020
What is your educational background prior to EDHEC? Why EDHEC Business School and its MiM Business Management? Before I came to France, I spent four years in SISU for my bachelor’s degree. My major was business English which combines language learning and business studies. After four years of study, I found my passion...
- 17-06-2020
From June 15th, all restrictions on movement at its European internal borders (land, air and sea), which have been applied to fight the COVID-19 pandemic, are lifted. People arriving from the European Union Member States as well as Andorra, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Monaco, Norway, San Marino, Switzerland and the...

Next Steps

 

  • APPLICATION FEES: €100
  • FEES: €21,300
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE: 30 JUNE 2021

► Please Note: Applications are received and evaluated on a rolling basis until 30th of July 2021.

Fees include : 
  • Tuition fees
  • Access to the EDHEC Career Centre with personal career coaching during your studies and for the duration of your professional life
  • Access, as a matriculating student, to on-campus facilities (incubator, learning centre, sports facilities, etc.)
  • Lifetime access to the EDHEC Alumni community
  • Administrative fees

The MSc in Marketing Management degree is a level 7 qualification (BAC +5) jointly awarded by the French State which confers the Grade Master. 

COVID-19: access our adapted admissions procedure

We are looking for intellectual talent with a history of achieving high-level goals. 

♦  4-year bachelor degree (or equivalent).

♦  GMAT ≥ 550 or GRE, or TAGE MAGE or CAT* official test score report. (CAT* for Indian students only).

♦  Acceptable English proficiency tests/certificates (TOEFL, TOEIC or IELTS)

  • TOEFL Internet-based ≥ 92 
  • TOEIC ≥ 850 
  • IELTS ≥ 6.5
  • Cambridge Test of English > 175

"English native speakers or those holding a degree taught in English (minimum 3 years) are eligible for an English Test waiver."

Admission to the EDHEC Master programmes is highly selective. Normal entrance requirements include: a Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) from an accredited school, college, or university; academic excellence; superior scholastic potential (certified by GMAT, GRE, Tage Mage or CAT scores); and English language proficiency. Admission decisions are made on the basis of your overall profile as reflected in the application pack.

Successful  candidates come from a wide range of education backgrounds and experiences. They also display distinguished academic excellence, strong analytical skills, interpersonal competencies, international awareness, have proven motivation to undertake the programme, the capacity to make significant contributions to EDHEC Business School’s learning environment, and the potential to succeed as professionals, managers and leaders in the related field of study. The Selection Committee relies heavily on profiles, motivation letters, recommendation letters, and CVs.

The online service will enable you to apply for every Masters programme offered at EDHEC Business School - Master in Management (MiM) or Master of Science (MSc). Your application file will be processed by the Admissions Team and sent to the Selection Committee for appraisal. You will be informed by email of the evolution of your file including the final decision.

♦  If you are a new user, you must create your account / Sign up.
♦  If you already have an account (candidate EDHEC student), please jump directly to step 5 by clicking on the "Apply online" button. It means you are already in the system, so there is no need to "create your account".
♦  After creating your own account you will receive a validation e-mail. Click on the link provided in this mail to activate your account.
♦  You will then receive a confirmation containing your personal login and password.
♦  Once you register or if you already have a valid EDHEC account, access the online-application form and enter your login.

♦  To avoid losing your information during your application, please do not refresh the current page or go back to the previous one without saving your application first.
♦  Your application may be done in several stages. The information entered each time will not be lost.
♦  Before going to the tab "Payment", please check that you have not forgotten any element of your application file and that all the information is correct. Further modifications will not be possible after payment has been made.
♦  Application fees must be paid online.
♦  After validation, your application will reach to the final stage and no reimbursement will be possible, even in the event of your withdrawal.
♦  If you encounter any technical problems during the completion of your online application, please send an email to: Contact_iol@edhec.edu
♦  Important Note: Please use only ONE email address to submit your Online Application and to communicate with the Admissions team.

EDHEC offers various scholarships & financial aids based on merit and financial need of the student. The French Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs also offers a large number of grants and scholarships. Lastly, students accepted to EDHEC are entitled to apply for private loans to cover the cost of their tuition fees.

The EIFFEL Scholarship offers financial support to high-achieving international candidates. It awards about €1200 per month. The scholarship is financed and managed by the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development

Who can apply:

Any students under 30 years with an excellence profile:

  • GMAT 650 or above (GRE accepted). Please note that it is not mandatory for programmes not requiring this GMAT test. 
  • Acceptable English proficiency tests/certificates (TOEFL, TOEIC or IELTS)
    • TOEFL Internet-based ≥ 92
    • TOEIC ≥ 850
    • IELTS ≥ 6.5
    • Cambridge Test of English > 175
  • Excellent academic records (GPA)
  • Strong motivation and clear objectives
  • Awards, previous scholarships, achievements etc.

When is the deadline: Complete applications must be sent to EDHEC before 1st December

More information:

To note: EIFFEL and EDHEC scholarships cannot be combined.

EDHEC offers scholarships to support high-profile candidates based on the excellence of their academic profile, impressive experience and extracurricular activities. A request for financial aid must be made at the time of application via the Financial Aid & Scholarship Form.

  • Excellence Scholarship: tuition reduction of 30%
  • Distinction Scholarship: tuition reduction of 20%
  • Foundation Scholarship: tuition reduction of 15%

Who can apply:

EDHEC scholarships are reserved for applicants with excellent profiles:

  • High GMAT score
  • Excellent GPA
  • Impressive extracurricular activities/memberships

When is the deadline:

  • Excellence Scholarship: before March 31st.
  • Distinction Scholarship: before June 30th.
  • Foundation Scholarship: before June 30th.

More information

 

for Indian Students

The Co-Financed Scholarship is a joint initiative of EDHEC Business School & Embassy of France in India. This scholarship is offered to two Indian students (2 scholarships of 50% for MiM Programmes) with an excellent academic background and clear career objectives. 

Who can apply: Indian students who have been accepted into EDHEC's Master in Management programmes with high ranks from our selection committee.

When is the deadline: Students should complete their application file before 31st March and if accepted, must confirm their seats before 21st April.

More information

 

for Russian Students

The Co-Financed Scholarship is a joint initiative of EDHEC Business School & Embassy of France in Russia. This scholarship is offered to the Russian citizens and to Russian students (1 scholarship of 100% for MSc programmes) graduated from Russian Universities with an excellent academic background, clear academic vison and career objectives.

Who can apply: Russian students who have been accepted with high ranks from our faculty in one of EDHEC’s 1-year MSc programmes. 

When is the deadline: Students (applying for MSc programme) should complete their application file before 31st March and if accepted, must confirm their seats before 21st April.

More information

 

French Embassies offer a number of scholarships which are available for excellent students from all over the world. 

More information: Please contact the Cultural Service of the French Embassy in your country 

 

Campus France is a French national agency for the promotion of higher education, international student services, and international mobility. Campus France manages CampusBourses, a grant search engine that is an essential tool for financing your education in France.

More information: CampusBourses: grant search engine 

 

QS-EDHEC Scholarship is an exclusive scholarship to attendees of the QS World Grad School Tour. Scholarship value:  50% of tuition fees

Please follow this link to learn more about this scholarship.

 

ALBANIA

 

AUSTRIA

 

BELARUS

 

BOLIVIA

 

BULGARIA

 

CANADA

 

CHILE

 

CHINA

 

COLOMBIA

 

CROATIA

 

CYPRUS

 

EGYPT

 

EL SALVADOR

 

ESTONIA

 

FINLAND 

 

FRANCE 

  • By Fongecif: EDHEC has particularly close ties with Société Generale, BNP Paribas, LCL and HSBC. 

 

GEORGIA 

 

GERMANY 

  • Apply to: Deutscher; Akademischer Austauschdienst e. V. (DAAD) Referat 312, Postfach 200 404, D-53134
  • By EDHEC exclusively for e-fellows.net students and Master Day participants
  • By BAföG  (for MiM programmes)

 

GREECE 

 

GUATEMALA 

 

HONDURAS

 

HUNGARY 

 

INDIA 

 

INDONESIA 

 

IVORY COAST

 

JAPAN

 

KAZAKHSTAN

 

LATVIA

 

MACEDONIA

 

MEXICO

 

MOLDOVA 

 

NETHERLANDS

 

PAKISTAN

 

POLAND

 

ROMANIA

 

RUSSIA

 

SERBIA

 

SINGAPORE

 

SLOVAKIA

 

SLOVENIA

 

SOUTH KOREA

 

SPAIN

 

SWEDEN

 

SWITZERLAND

 

TAIWAN

 

THAILAND

 

TURKEY

 

UNITED KINGDOM

 

UKRAINE

 

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

 

VIETNAM

The International Students Office (ISO) assists students to settle in smoothly in France by organising orientation events and multicultural seminars to welcome international students to EDHEC Campuses in Lille and Nice. The team guides students with administrative procedures before their arrival and during their stay and answers all questions about French systems (medical and home insurances, banks, resident permits, etc.). 

Discover the International Students Office website

 

What are the deadlines to apply for the programmes? 

  • 30th June (In 2020, the deadline for the MSc programmes is extended to 31st July; the deadline for the MiM programmes remains on 30th June.)

Do you accept scanned documents?

  • Yes, you can make scanned colour copies of the documents required.

Should the application file and the two recommendation letters be typed or written freehand?

  • Recommendation letters: our templates can be used or written freehand.

Will the International Admissions’ team contact the referees to send the letters of recommendation?

  • No, referees should email their letters of recommendation directly to international.admissions@edhec.edu using their professional email. Emails from personal accounts such as yahoo, gmail, hotmail, etc. will not be accepted.

Will my referees receive an automatic confirmation when they send the letters by email?

  • No, no automatic email will be sent to your referees. Please inform them that they should expect to receive an email confirmation later from the Admissions’ team.
  • Please note that you will be copied to this email as well to acknowledge the good reception of the letters of recommendation.

Will I have an interview with the Programme Manager?

  • There is no direct interview with the Programme Manager for students applying for our MIM or MSc programmes unless the Programme Director thinks it is necessary.

Can I apply for more than one programme?

  • It is possible to apply for two programmes.  A separate motivation letter is required for each programme.

 

  • English proficiency test
  • What are the expected scores?
  • TOEFL =>95 (/120)
  • TOEIC =>815 (/990)
  • IELTS => 6.5 (/9.0)
  • Cambridge Test of English => CPE

What is the EDHEC's institution code for the TOEFL?

  • Code: 0663

Can I apply for a waiver?

  • Waivers apply for native-English speakers and for those who have studied in English.

What is the difference between the MIM and MSc?

  • The EDHEC Master in Management is a 2-year programme designed for students under 29 seeking to increase their general management skills. Also known as "Grande Ecole", the programme awards students a double degree: Year 1: Master in Management degree and Year 2: Master of Science degree
  • Our MSc are specialised programmes accessible to students who wish to acquire new knowledge in a specific field or further strengthen their existing expertise.

Is there any help for students on campus regarding housing?

  • Once officially enrolled, you will be assisted to find suitable accommodation either in the EDHEC residence or in privately owned flats. EDHEC's International Office is familiar with the VISA formalities of most countries and will provide you with the necessary papers. You may contact the International Office to express your concerns about your visa application, provided you have already checked the necessary pages on the Welcome Guide and contacted your local Embassay first. One of the requirements for most VISA applications is proof of accommodation in France. Again the international Office is on hand to provide you with a list of apartments, halls of residence and other types of housing according to your criteria. You can even "visit" them virtually using our new Housing website. The team will do everything they can to make arrangements with the owner and secure your reservation. It will also pick you up from the airport on your day of arrival (when possible) and take you directly to your new home.

 

GRE and Tage Mage accepted. CAT also accepted for Indian students only.

What is the EDHEC's code for GMAT?

  • MSc & Global MBA Double-Degree: 3QQ-WQ-62
  • MIM Global Economic Transformation & Technology: 3QQ-WQ-06
  • Masters in Management, Business Management: 3QQ-WQ-05
  • Masters in Management, Financial Economics: 3QQ-WQ-36
  • MSc in Creative Business & Social Innovation: 3QQ-WQ-60 (GMAT optional)
  • MSc in Data Analytics & Artificial Intelligence: 3QQ-WQ-82
  • MSc in Entrepreneurship & Innovation: 3QQ-WQ-77 (GMAT optional)
  • MSc in Global & Sustainable Business: 3QQ-WQ-16
  • MSc in Management Studies: 3QQ-WQ-54 (GMAT optional)
  • MSc in Marketing Management: 3QQ-WQ-47
  • MSc in Strategy Consulting & Digital Transformation: 3QQ-WQ-84
  • LL.M. in Law & Tax Management: 3QQ-WQ-26 (GMAT optional)
  • MSc in Corporate Finance & Banking: 3QQ-WQ-73
  • MSc in Finance: 3QQ-WQ-98
  • MSc in Financial Markets: 3QQ-WQ-69
  • MSc in International Accounting & Finance: 3QQ-WQ-04
  • MSc in Risk & Finance: 3QQ-WQ-93

Is GMAT compulsory?

  • The GMAT test is compulsory for most of EDHEC Master programmes. Please check the “Admissions Requirements” of your programme of interest to confirm whether the exam is required.

Why is GMAT compulsory for most of our programmes?

  • EDHEC is accredited EQUIS, AASCSB and AMBA. We are obliged to maintain high quality among students and the GMAT is a good measure of this quality.

Can I add an unofficial GMAT score report to my application file?

  • You will get an unofficial score report immediately after the test and which you should send to the admissions office. This document will provisionally be accepted in your application file.

 

EDHEC offers scholarships and financial aid to candidates with excellent profiles. External financial aid is also available to EDHEC applicants.

What is the EIFFEL Scholarship?

  • The EIFFEL Scholarship programme offers financial support to high-potential candidates of over € 1000 per month. Applications for the EIFFEL Scholarship need to be submitted to EDHEC before December 1st.


When the tuition fees must be paid?

  • Once accepted by the Selection Committee, you will receive by email a tuition fees payment's schedule. You must make your first payment in order to secure your seat into the programme and get your enrolment letter.

How does financial aid apply to the tuition fees?

  • Financial aid applies to the second and third instalment for the MSc programme and to the second, third and fourth instalment for the MIM programme.

 

What is the EDHEC Career Center?

  • The Student Career Centre is dedicated to helping students find a job or an internship. The Centre receives every year over 14 000 job and internship offers.

Complementary courses in French are offered to all international students enrolled in our MSc programmes. Our French classes cover all learning levels, from complete beginner to advanced study. The goal is to support your acculturation to French culture and give you the linguistic foundation—grammar, vocabulary, reading, writing and listening—to express yourself in the French language.

  • Class Size: 15 students per group
  • Contact Hours: 8 hours per week
  • Qualifications of the instructors: courses are delivered by an officially accredited French language teaching institution

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