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-2018 
Deadline to apply: 30-Jun-18 

  • Build and execute global marketing strategies and tactics  
  • Create brand DNA
  • Acquire industry specific competencies
  • Develop & implement market research analysis  

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
♦  4 specialisation modules
♦  Talent Identification & Career Development (TI&CD)
♦  3-6 month internship / work placement
♦  Master Project

FIELDS

♦  Consumer-Centred Marketing
♦  Marketing Research
♦  Retail
♦  Management
♦  Marketing Communication
♦  Customer Relationship Management
♦  Luxury
♦  Entertainment
♦  Service

3-6 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 which 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 Background

4-Year BA
72%
MA
8%
3-Year BA
20%

 

Previous Academic Discipline 

Business Management
70%
Marketing
12%
Journalism
5%

 

Key Figures

of jobs have an international dimention

 

Placement Statistics : Location

Europe (France 70%)

Asia - Pacific

America

 

Placement Statistics : Sectors

Media/Telecom/Tech
21%
Consumer Goods
17%
Retail/E-Commerce
17%
Consulting
15%
Luxury Goods
14%

Industry/Energy/Construction
7%
Financial Institutions/Banking/Insurance
4%
Public Services/NGO/Leisure/Hospitality
3%
Financial Advisory/Audit
2%

 

Selection Criteria for the 1st Job

Adapted to Career Plans
44%
Job Description
37%
Company's Overall Human Resources Policy
7%

Company's Potential for Growth
6%
Company's Reputation
3%
Company's Geographical Location
3%

 

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

By sponsoring the MSc in Marketing Management programme, Groupe SEB participates in the programme’s content and tuition. The partnership is planned for a minimum three-year period and is based on the co-production of the Brand Portfolio Management course in conjunction with the professor in charge of the course. Groupe SEB will also help with case studies, career testimonials, and site visits, and will offer specific recruitment actions. 

The Corporate Programme Sponsorship mechanism brings sponsors into close contact with students and thus provides Groupe SEB with an original means of promoting its employer brand and identifying future talent. EDHEC Business School is proud to have sealed this partnership with SEB, secure in the knowledge that this world leader in the home appliances field shares the School’s objectives of innovation, entrepreneurial value creation and international development. 

 

EDHEC MSc in Marketing Management programme and Unilever Corporate Programme Sponsorship agreement was signed in 2011.  

Made for the long-term, this sponsorship encourages MSc Marketing students to be engaged with Unilever and increase the visibility of the company. It enables the company to create a strong bond with students by accompanying them in their last year of study. Unilever is interested in knowing future young graduates' outlook on business issues and the business world as a whole. This sponsorship takes the shape of various events put in place throughout the year.

Unilever's involvement goes beyond the sponsorship of the MSC in Marketing Management alone. Unilever's commitment involves animating seminars, conferences and elective modules, with strong support from EDHEC Alumni working for the company.

 

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

Thanks to the partnership, students benefit from lessons in Strategic Retail Management co-produced with Carrefour. They also have the chance to get a behind-the-scenes view of a hypermarket in order to better understand how it works and the issues concerned. 

This initiative deepens EDHEC and Carrefour’s existing relations and rounds out other initiatives with the retailer that are geared to reinforcing local ties and improving visibility, such as the Negotiation seminar in Year 1 of the EDHEC Master in Management, the Open Innovation seminar in Year 2 and an amphitheatre sporting the Carrefour name on EDHEC’s Lille campus.

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 teaches you how to analyse consumer insights and implement market-driven and market-driving strategies. Innovation is the motor of future business and investment opportunities. At the forefront of all economic activity lies innovation (and its supporting mechanisms): technology, new ideas, new ways of doing things and novel ways of experimenting with lifestyles. This course, co-created with our corporate sponsor Unilever, will unleash your creative skills by learning the last innovation techniques linked with clearly defined consumer insights. In partnership with Unilever.

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.

The first of the course is to help you understand the importance of planned, integrated communication in a marketing context. The second one is to develop your skills in defining and implementing integrated marketing communication strategies in a variety of industrial and national contexts. You will learn to appreciate the variety and scope of marketing communication objectives; to explain the use of promotional tools in the communication process; to identify the factors and constraints influencing the mix of communications tools that an organization uses, to outline the steps in developing effective, and integrated marketing communications, and; to define the main methods by which communications budgets are set.

This course, In partnership with Group SEB,  aims to make you aware of the brand value and its importance in the capital of the company. It emphasizes the importance of renovation and innovation in brand management (illustrated by the SEB study case). It also develops key concepts in brand management such as brand architecture, brand launching, brand portfolio management, co- branding, licensing, sponsoring etc. This course is developed in cooperation with ENSAM Lille engineering school. You, business students, and engineers will work together on a study case given by our corporate sponsor Group SEB (in partnership with SEB).

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.

This course aims to make you acquainted with global retailers’ strategic and managerial decisions and the impact of those decisions on economic results. Based on real cases, it focuses on product category diversification, channel and retail management, distribution strategy, multi-channel management, traffic management, retail image and communication, and e-retailing.

The course teaches the fundamentals of customer management and how customers create value (customer equity) for an organisation.  You will learn to identify customer value and how to develop profitable customer relationships. This course will give you the skills and techniques to perform customer selection and acquisition, manage the customer experience, maintain customer retention and define customer lifetime value.  Additionally, as firms seek to make their marketing investments financially accountable, you will also discover the link between marketing and revenue.

This course provides the skills and techniques to create an implement a holistic online strategy for a brand. You will learn key digital marketing and e-commerce concepts and deepen your understanding of search engine optimisation, social media optimization, social media marketing, and cross media advertising.

ANTIOCO Michael, PhD

Professor - Head of Faculty (Marketing)
Marketing

CERVELLON Marie-Cécile, PhD

Professor
Marketing

CHAUCHOY Virginie

Lecturer
Marketing

DE KEYSER Arne, PhD

Assistant Professor
Marketing

GUINTCHEVA Guergana, PhD

Associate Professor - Programme Director Msc in Marketing Management
Marketing

LONGUET Patrick, PhD

Associate Professor
Marketing

MARCHYLLIE Didier

Associate Professor - Head of First Circle Curriculum, EDHEC BBA (Nice Campus)
Marketing

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

RUAUD Sabine

Professor - Head of 1st and 2nd year, BBA EDHEC (Lille Campus)
Marketing

VANHAMME Joëlle, PhD

Professor
Marketing

Major in Luxury & Fashion

♦  Luxury Strategy & Innovation

The objective of this course is to raise awareness to 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.

♦  Global Luxury Operations

This course enables you to learn how luxury operational elements support marketing and branding strategies.

You will take part of the L’Oreal Brandstorm 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.

♦  CRM for Luxury by Salesforce.com

In this course, you will learn strategies for customer management. In this course, 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.

♦  Digital Marketing & Social Media for Luxury

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.

Major in Entertainment & Services

♦  Entertainment Marketing

 

If you are a passionate moviegoer, museum lover, hard or soft core gamer, sport 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 behavior.

♦  Services Marketing

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 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.

♦  CRM for Entertainment & Services by Salesforce.com

In this course, you will learn strategies for customer management. In this course, 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.

♦  Digital Marketing & Social Media

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)

Career Centre

EDHEC Career Centre helps you to master your career plan.

The Career Centre 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. We also oversee the Talent Identification & Career Development (TI&CD) programme; a simulation of a real-life assessment centre that helps you to define and achieve your career goals. Unique in Europe, the TI&CD programme evaluates and assesses your strengths and areas of improvement on 10 managerial competencies defined by international recruiters. The Career Centre in concert with the TI&CD programme gives you the skills to find your first job and ensures that you are prepared to excel once employed. 

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.
  • Explora Digital Certificate.

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

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Next Steps

 

  • APPLICATION FEES : €100
  • FEES : €19 200
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE : 30 JUNE 2018

► Please Note : Applications are received and evaluated on a rolling basis until 30th of June 2018.

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

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

♦  4-year bachelor degree (or equivalent). (Note that 3-Year BA is accepted in exceptional cases)

♦  GMAT ≥ 550, GRE, TAGE MAGE or CAT (for Indian students only) are accepted.

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

  • TOEFL Internet based ≥ 95 
  • TOEIC ≥ 815 
  • IELTS ≥ 6.5
  • Cambridge Test of English > CPE

"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.

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♦  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.

♦  Download the Application File

♦  Download the Scholarship & Financial Aid Form
♦  Download the Recommendation Letter Template
♦ The list of all the documents required can be found here

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♦  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. 
  • 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:

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 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 programes) 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 

 

Les Bourses sur Critères Sociaux: This scholarship is available for both French and international students living in France for more than 2 years with very low income.

More information: Les Bourses sur Critères Sociaux (in French) 

ALBANIA

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

GREECE 

GUATEMALA 

HUNGARY 

INDIA 

INDONESIA 

 

IVORY COAST

 

JAPAN 

LATVIA

 

MACEDONIA

MEXICO

MOLDOVA 

 

NETHERLANDS

 

PAKISTAN

 

POLAND

 

ROMANIA

 

RUSSIA

 

SERBIA

 

SINGAPORE

 

SLOVAKIA

 

SLOVENIA

 

SOUTH KOREA

SPAIN

 

SWEDEN

 

TAIWAN

 

THAILAND

 

TURKEY

 

UNITED KINGDOM

 

UKRAINE

 

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

 

VIETNAM

The International Students Office helps international students to resolve any administrative or transitional tasks (visa application, accommodation, insurance etc.) during their stay in France. 

Discover the International Students Office website

What are the deadlines to apply for the programmes?

  • 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 I have an interview with the Programme Manager?

  • There is no interview for students applying for our MIM or MSc programmes unless the Programme Manager 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's 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 a 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 a suitable accommodation either in the EDHEC residence or in privately owned flats. You will also have access to our Blackboard system in which you will find much needed information to prepare your move to France. 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?

  • MiM: "3QQWQ36"
  • MSc: "3QQWQ01"

Is GMAT compulsory?

  • The GMAT test is compulsory. Applicants with a solid work experience may apply for a waiver. However, GMAT waivers remain exceptional.

Why is GMAT compulsory?

  • 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 sould send to the admissions office. This document will provisionally be accepted in your application file.

Can I send the application file and sit the GMAT later?

  • Yes, but you do need to indicate the test date that you have set in your application file In this case, your application file will be kept in a waiting file until receipt of your scores.

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 the 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 help 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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