MSc in International Business Development

"This programme is the ideal springboard for future business executives whose ambition is to develop their management skills in an international context."

Programme objectives

The MSc in international Business Development is an English-taught postgraduate course that aims to train future dynamic and internationally-oriented operational managers who will support business organisations into global market expansion.

Academic calendar

1st term (September-December): core courses

2nd term (January-April): International Business courses and project

3rd term (May-August): professional thesis/dissertation

Main courses

  • International Business Environment
  • Managing Business Internationalisation
  • Managing Diversity
  • Managing International Financial Risks
  • Managing International Business Operations
  • International Negotiation and Sales
  • International Consulting Project

Admission requirements

This programme is open to candidates holding:

  1. A non-French Bachelor’s Degree in business administration
  2. An English language certificate - IELTS (6.5), TOEFL (80), or equivalent - obtained not more than two years before submission of the application.
French candidates must have completed a French Master 1 to apply. Application is also possible for French students holding a bachelor degree only if they have a relevant working experience (minimum 3 years).

Career opportunities

Graduates will be able to hold a large variety of middle management positions within international business organisations, such as: sales manager, export zone manager, import-export manager, international purchaser, executive manager in international SMEs.Duration: one academic year.