A 2-to-3 year master, four different paths to meet your needs
> You have graduated with a Bachelor degree in any academic subject.
> You would now like to follow a top-level professional programme in management.
> You have a first idea of your professional project, but you need time and various confrontations to the business life to validate it.
> You want to follow such a programme in a distinctly European cultural context.
> You dream of experiencing the life and culture of France.
> You already possess good basic French and would like to develop a full command of the language through a long-term stay in the country.
> You are seeking to gain professional experience in an environment that is new to you.
Look no further: the emlyon business school MSc in Management - Grande Ecole is the answer for you. Over the course of 2 to 3 years you will develop your employability in a truly international field.
The professional project
The emlyon business school MSc in Management - Grande Ecole is designed to help each of you develop your professional project and acquire the business skills needed to achieve it. It aims to prepare you for your first job as well as for early career developments. The programme provides you with an understanding of decision-making situations within an integrated analysis of the business environment. The teaching methods consolidate your theoretical knowledge and enable you to prepare for the transformations you will face in the early stages of your professional life. The theoretical foundations will allow you to analyse new situations while adapting the tools and methods you have acquired.
The teaching framework
The programme is structured around the following 3 components:
> Entrepreneurship: launching new approaches, pushing forward innovative projects;
> Complexity: taking decisions in a complex and uncertain environment;
> Tools: acquiring the necessary professional skills.
During the 2 to 3 years of your MSc programme, it is up to you to structure your own study path, alternating periods of study, company internships and involvement in student projects.
You will follow up to 25 courses, including a limited number of compulsory core modules (Macro-economic Analysis, Micro-economics and the Decision-making Process, Organisational Behaviour, Business Policy, Finance for Managers, and Operations Management). You will choose your other courses from a portfolio of over 140 electives designed to develop the skills you require to achieve your professional goals. The range of courses offered covers every field of management (Corporate Finance, Financial Markets, Consumer Marketing, Interorganisational Marketing, Human Resources, Law, IT Management, International Management, Personal Development, etc.).
Experiencing the world of business
The academic learning provided by the programme is complemented by a work placement of 12 months (alternatively, 2 different 6-month internships). These placements enable you to define and validate your professional goals and put your theoretical knowledge into practice in real-life business contexts. Such an experience is vital to the development of your employability.
Taught in English and/or in French