MSc International Business

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Studies level – required diploma:

Long Track: 3 years of higher education "Bac+3" validated by a diploma or an equivalent of 180 ECTS credits.  

Short Track: 4 years of higher education "M1" validated, or an International Bachelor's degree (Bac+4), or an equivalent of 240 ECTS credits.

Exception for students holding a "Bac+3" degree or equivalent, where the quality of the course or professional experience guarantees the excellence of the course.

Level of English required for admission to the specialisation course: TOEIC 780 / IELTS 6 / IBT 85 (candidates with at least 1 year of studies or professional experience in an English-speaking country are exempted).
For admission to the preparation course, the level of English is recommended but not mandatory. It will have to be validated to enter the 2nd year.

Selection dates

The selection period for the start of the 2022 academic year runs from October 2021 to July 2022. The selection period will be closed as soon as the programme has reached its quota of new students for the new school year. It is therefore advisable to apply as early as possible during the selection period.

An early start in January 2022 in the first year or in the specialisation year (Paris campus) is possible for this programme.

How to apply ?

How to apply

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Online application on

Online application on

7 key steps to follow to apply online :  

    1.Create an applicant profile on
    2.Choose a programme
    3.Apply for a Merit Scholarship*.
    4.Answer motivational questions
    5.Download the required documents : 
        -A CV
        -A piece of identification (ID card or passport)
        -The last diploma obtained
        -Transcripts of the last training course taken
        -The certificate of schooling if you are in training.
        -Proof of English score (TOEIC, IELTS, IBT)
    6.Download the optional documents : 
        -Another diploma obtained
        -A letter of recommendation
        -A certificate of employment.
    7.Pay the application fee of 120€** per credit card to finalize the application.

* for international candidates only.
** Any application for which the fees have not been paid will be considered incomplete and will not be processed. This application fee is non-refundable and cannot be used for applications to other KEDGE programmes.


Eligibility results

The Admissions team will review your application in order to declare you eligible based on the prerequisites and the academic and professional level required for the programme in question.

A confirmation email will be sent to you within 5 working days from We invite you to check your spam and to add this email address in your address book to be sure to receive future communications. 


Selection tests

If you are eligible, an invitation will automatically be sent to you by email from the address Connect to and book an interview date among those proposed (15 working days maximum after the declaration of your eligibility).  

Motivational interview :
The objective of this 30-minute motivational interview* in English is to discover the candidate's personality, educational background and professional project in order to ensure that it is in line with the DNA and content of the targeted programme.
It is not intended to destabilize or put candidates in difficulty, but rather to clarify the orientations of the programme with respect to the candidate's expectations and skills in order to guarantee a successful course of study.  
It can take place online or face-to-face on our campuses, depending on the conditions of reception given by MESRI.

Written subject (optional) :  
Prior to the interview, a written subject may be sent to you by email in order to prepare your interview. These elements, to be emailed back to the jury before the motivational interview, will be used to assess the relevance of your application to the profile sought. The nature of the written subject varies according to the programme: case study, text analysis, theoretical quizz, etc. Any instructions specific to each programme will be sent to you in due course.


Admission results

Following the selection tests, the admission decision will be sent to you by email within 5 working days from the address You may be declared non-admitted, admitted or on the waiting list* depending on the decision of the programme director and its jury members. As the jury is sovereign, its decision is irrevocable. In case of admission, your admission letter validated by the Director of Programmes will be attached to the reply.   

For international candidates, a reply will also be provided in case of admission on merit scholarship, if the request was made when the application was created.

*on the waiting list, the final answer can be received within a maximum of 8 weeks.


Reception of your registration file

In case of admission, you will receive an invitation to connect to your future student space to start your administrative registration procedure and then receive your registration form to sign online.

A confirmation of registration will be requested within 15 working days following the reception of your invitation via the online signature of the contract and the payment of a deposit. The programmes department will then take over to prepare your return to school.

To assist you with these administrative procedures, we invite you to visit the website.


Tuition fees

Admission level


Short track

Admission level:

International Bachelor's degree - 4 years
Specialisation course

16,500€ - 3 academic semesters


Master of Science

Long Track

Admission level:

Bachelor's degree
Pathway course

8,500€ - 2 academic semesters

Specialisation course

16,500€ - 3 academic semesters


Master of Science


At KEDGE, we strongly believe that students shouldn’t abandon their education projects because of funding problems. This is why we have launched a financial support plan aimed specifically at helping international students:

- 10% Early Bird discount for non-French candidates until Feb. 28, 2022.
- Achievement Scholarship of 2,000€ and Excellence Scholarship of 4,000€ for non-French candidates.

45% of our international students were granted a KEDGE scholarship in 2019.

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