Presentation: The main objective of this one year programme is to teach students how to apply key economic principles to understand and solve practical business problems in a range of fields, including banking, telecommunications, intellectual property rights, energy, and commerce. A particular emphasis will be given to the management of knowledge as a way to succeed in your chosen career. The MSc programme in Business and Economics will offer students a critical analysis of fundamental subjects such as macroeconomics, microeconomics, statistics, econometrics, and some more specific ones, such as industrial organisation, finance, international economics, and economics of knowledge. In addition, it provides an ample portfolio from which to choose elective courses. In particular, students can decide to focus in Finance, Management, or International Business. This programme is offered in partnership with OFCE of Sciences Po, Paris. The OFCE is both a university research centre and an institution for forecasting and evaluating public policies. It brings together over 40 French and international researchers, including several internationally renowned research fellows and three Nobel Prize laureates.
Curriculum Mandatory classes: Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Introduction to Econometrics, Quantitative Methods, Advanced Microeconomics, Advanced Econometrics, Macroeconomics of Innovation, Industrial Organization, International Economics, Network Economics Elective classes: Organizational Behavior, Organizational Design, Financial Analysis, Finance markets, International Financial Economics, Derivative Instruments, Fixed Income, Portfolio Management, Strategic choices and Internationalization, International Finance, Strategic Innovation, Sustainability and eco-design, European Legal System and regulation
Accreditation : French Accreditation : - The Master in Business and Economics degree is accredited by the French Ministry of Education - Member of the Conférence des Grandes Ecoles, comprising engineering and management schools.
Career opportunities: Graduates can expect to find employment in a wide range of occupations such as: Business analysts and consultants; project analysts, industry economists in government and private sector organizations; policy advisors; Partner companies: Société Générale, Veolia, Boston Consulting Group, Crédit Agricole, Caisse de Dépôt, and GDF Suez
About SKEMA Business School (http://www.skema.edu) The school is located in Europe’s leading technological & research park : Sophia Antipolis SKEMA Business School believes that technology is a major driving force in shaping today's and even more so tomorrow's management needs. It has created a unique curriculum with personalized study tracks, providing students with the opportunity to develop their own academic interests. SKEMA Business School’ faculty is organized around a solid core of academic professionals using state of the art teaching methods to communicate advanced skills and maximize experience in the shortest possible time.