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Testimonies of confined GETT students, between videoconferences and visions of the future
The EDHEC GETT program, Global Economic Transformation & Technology is an international track of the Master in Management (MiM) built around an exchange programme in South Korea and California with two prestigious institutions, Sungkyunkwan...
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Covid-19: an emergency fund to help students in serious difficulty In response to a growing need for applications, EDHEC has launched an Emergency Fund to support students in serious difficulty.  Let us mobilise, together, for solidarity...
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EDHEC associations: confined, but creative for a positive impact!
EDHEC students know how to re-invent themselves fast and make a positive impact on the world, even during confinement. Our associations – 95 in total this year – are showing creativity in these unprecedented times. EDHEC associations are more active...
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A Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Law
What kind of student were you?   To be honest, I was not very motivated during my first four years studying law. I found learning by heart tedious. I enjoyed my student life outside of the Lille 2 University of Health and Law far more! I was in...
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Why I chose to study Finance at EDHEC
WHAT IS YOUR EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND PRIOR TO EDHEC? Prior to EDHEC, I studied Business Administration and Economics at the University of Hohenheim in Stuttgart, Germany. With a major in Economics, Fiscal and Monetary policy were fundamental concepts...
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#MyEDHECcommunity – Taking on the #7dayskillchallenge
“Asis and I have been friends ever since we arrived on campus and lived in the same student residence. As the coronavirus news hit EDHEC and the campus was shut indefinitely, a lot of our friends decided to travel back to India to their families,...
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A programme director at the top of her game
What kind of student were you? Very committed. Some might even say, boring! Always handing in my homework on time, always sitting at the front of the class, always attentive, raising my hand. I was a nerd. What were your favourite subjects? In...
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#MyEDHECcommunity - Sharing advice on study choice
“In this particular time, with students staying home 24/7 and no fairs or open days to attend, we should all elevate each other. It’s natural for me to help students find the right path for them. There are so many choices nowadays! If every grad can...
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#1. Practise regularly. Dedicate enough time every week to practice the questions, they always have a certain pattern to them. The more you solve questions, the more you get used to it, the faster you can answer them. You can also get help from a...
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Design Thinking applied to marketing: the art of taking your shoes off to walk the customer’s journey
Founded in 1953, Damart is famous for developing and patenting Thermolactyl, a unique fibre, proven effective against cold. But conscious of the impact of fashion on the planet –fashion is the 2nd most pollutant industry after oil-, the brand asked...
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#MyEDHECcommunity - Changing times
"Panic and hysteria had set in, friends were fleeing and our parents were terrified, asking us to take the first flight back home. But Paul, Ranan and I decided to wait out the storm right here at the EDHEC campus, the place that has been our home...
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MY EDHEC CAMPUS LIFE – Time flies when you learn so much
My year of studying at EDHEC Business School is almost over. Many great, good things and unexpected, like Covid-19 pandemic happened during this academic year.     Opportunities to learn beyond the classroom As this year comes to an...
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EDHEC students got talent - A Journey of Words
“I find writing novels a challenge, writing stories a joy. If writing novels is like planting a forest, then writing short stories is more like planting a garden.” - Haruki Murakami There's a little spark to every fire, the spark that lit my journey...
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#MyEDHECcommunity - Sticking together
“I knew that Lauren would be alone in Lille. So I offered her to come to my family’s home in the suburb of Paris, we had a spare room. It was obvious. You don’t leave a friend behind. Besides, all the other students of the MSc were going back to...
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The CFA Institute: a premier academic partner for EDHEC Finance programme
The CFA Institute is a global association of investment professionals, which offers the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation, promoting professional excellence and high ethical standards. The EDHEC MSc in Finance has been a CFA Programme...
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Three important lessons I learned about business in Covid-19 times
While sitting here today, in France in partial confinement, my mind is still lingering on a conversation I had two days ago with a remarkable person, a restaurant owner in Paris. I was grabbing some lunch in the already quite deserted city when the...
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Impact on society, useful research and new learning models: EDHEC marks its engagement in favour of future generations
Underpinned by an ambitious investment plan amounting to some €230 million, the 2020-2025 strategic plan is set to drive an in-depth transformation of EDHEC: through our research, by making EDHEC the go-to business school worldwide for sustainable...
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The Career Centre is the ideal place to get sound advice on students' career plans. The coordinators and counsellors are there for students throughout the year to help them build their career projects and give them the keys to reach their career...
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The evolution of business models in the video-game industry
Being profitable is every company’s goal and the video-game industry is no exception. However, the way in which the sector generates revenues has changed over the past decade. First, the way to sell games has drastically changed in less than 10...
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Flashback on the Luxury week: an opportunity to network
A tight schedule As the first company to participate, Porsche gave a conference organised around a presentation of the brand, several business testimonials, and a networking session. “It’s the first time we come to EDHEC, says Faycal Elasri, Head of...
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