Admission and funding for the Master in Management Grande Ecole
Studies level – required diploma
Requirements : international bachelor with a minimum of 2 years of higher studies spent out of France.
1. ONLINE APPLICATION
You need to connect to join.kedge.edu to apply.
€120 registration fee. Prior to submitting your online application, you will be prompted to pay the non-refundable application fee. The application fee must be paid online by credit card when you submit your application. Your application will not be complete until we receive payment of the application fee. The application fee may not be applied toward any future applications at KEDGE Business School.
We’ll get back to you within 10 days maximum.
MANDATORY DOCUMENTS & TESTS AND MOTIVATION REQUIREMENT
- A copy of your passport or ID.
- One letter of recommendation.
- English certificate : TOEFL > 550 / TOEIC > 785 / IBT > 80 / IELTS > 6
- One of the following tests: GRE / GMAT / TAGE MAGE or KEDGE internal Test (Free of charge. Multiple-choice, computer-based exam evaluating skills considered important in order to study management)
KEDGE Business School still requires the above tests upon the admission process, in order to maintain high educational standards.
However, please note that both GMAT and GRE exams can be taken online and are accepted by KEDGE Business School. You will find the links below :
• Online GMAT
• Online GRE
- 4 questions of motivation :
- Why are you applying for this programme ?
- What is your career plan ?
- Do you have a job expérience connected to this programme ?
- Personnaly, what do you expect from the programme ?
2. ONLINE INTERVIEW
This is a 30-minute interview for all applicants regardless of their nationality or location. As soon as your application file is registered, you will receive an email from KEDGE to organise your interview.
How to succeed in an online interview ?
To help you, we suggest that you refer to the guide below How to succeed in an online interview ?
IMPORTANT: Apply as soon as possible because of the visa procedure.
The admission is made on your file examination + skype interview.
Selection period for the next school year 2023 will be from October to July. The applications form and interviews will be planned one by one to give a feedback to the candidates as soon as possible. The admissions results for the complete files and interviews will be communicated by email within 5 working days and the applicants will be invited to a skype session within 15 days. The admissions results will be given next. The selection period will be close as soon as the programme will reach its quota of new students for the school year. We encourage to apply during the selection period.
How to apply ?
How to apply
Online application on join.kedge.edu
Online application on join.kedge.edu
7 key steps to follow to apply online :
1.Create an applicant profile on join.kedge.edu
2.Choose a programme
3.Apply for a Merit Scholarship*.
4.Answer motivational questions
5.Download the required documents :
-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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. We invite you to check your spam and to add this email address in your address book to be sure to receive future communications.
If you are eligible, an invitation will automatically be sent to you by email from the address email@example.com. Connect to interview.kedge.edu 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.
Following the selection tests, the admission decision will be sent to you by email within 5 working days from the address firstname.lastname@example.org. 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 welcome.kedge.edu website.
International bachelor's degree 3 or 4 years
Admission on record
€ / year 15000
Gain a Double MSc Degree
1st year of the Programme Grande Ecole Master validated
Admission on record
Master of Science + Master's Degree
€ / year 17500
2.500€ extra for the MSc double degree
At KEDGE, we strongly believe that students shouldn’t abandon their education projects because of funding problems.
This is why we developed a financial support plan specific to international students:
- Early Birds: students applying before March 31st, 2023 will automatically be granted an Early Bird discount of 10%.
- Academic level: we also offer a range of cumulative scholarships based on the candidate's academic level in order to support the high-profile candidates: Achievement scholarship (€2,000) and Academic Excellence (€4,000).
Prodigy Finance : A new solution for international student
This funding solution is available for international graduate students, and loans can cover up to 100% cost of attendance, dependent on individual eligibility. More information here