What Do We Offer?
Marseille, the 3rd largest city in France, is beautifully situated on France's southern coast, bordering the Mediterranean Sea. The first Greek settlement in France (est. 600 B.C.), it remains one of the largest European ports linking Europe to Africa, Asia and the Middle East. A ‘Crossroads of the Mediterranean,’ modern Marseille is a city with a diverse population, both in terms of ethnicity and culture.
Named as the European Capital of Culture in 2013 and the European Capital of Sport in 2017, Marseille is one of France's most dynamic large cities. With 7,200 companies created in the city in the last 5 years, as France's second largest research centre with over 3,000 research scientists within Aix-Marseille University, what better place to come and join one of our International Summer School programmes dedicated to Diversity Management, Global Finance, & International Business, Design Thinking, or Sports Marketing & Management?!
OUR RANGE OF SUMMER PROGRAMMES:
We offer flexible summer programmes that allow you to either follow 1 of our 4, thematic packages, or mix & match courses (either in Marseille, or on our other campuses in Bordeaux & Toulon) to build YOUR own programme according to your interests, needs, timing and budget!
Over the course of our 6-week Summer School in Marseille, we offer:
- 4 programme « Packages », each is 2 weeks in duration
- 9 courses making up the packages, each delivers 5 ECTS
- A Business Visit to local and multinational companies or a Social Activity to promote cultural immersion EVERY week of the programme - included in tuition fees!
- A thoroughly international experience on the Mediterranean Coast of Southern France!
Eligible participants: Highly motivated and open-minded Bachelor or Master level students in good academic standing with a sufficient level of English.
Why choose this programme?
9 Courses Over 6 Weeks
You can take just one course, leaving with 5 ECTS credits, or as many as 6 classes from 8 June to 17 July. Follow a 2-course package, or build your own program. "Hop-On" - take a class for 2 weeks - then "Hop-Off" and travel Europe for two weeks, then come back and take another class. Numerous possibilities exist to customise your programme according to your needs, interests, timing and budget!
All Courses Delivered in English
by a diverse, international pool of top-quality faculty members
Social and Company Visits
Every week, we include a company visit or social activity (included in tuition fees). An initiation to Scuba Diving, a guided hike in the Calanques National Park and a boat tour are some of the social activities we include. On the business side, we take our guests to a regional vinyard specialised in sustainable viticulture, have a priviledged access visit to the Stade Orange Velodrome (home of the French League 1 football team, l'Olympique de Marseille), and take our students to local companies doing business in a multinational context.
Customise YOUR Summer Programme According to Your Interests
Our flexible format allows you to follow one of our 4 Programme Packages, or pick and choose the courses that interest you the most to build your own "Hybrid" option
Earn Transferrable ECTS Credits
Every course features 30 contact hours, is formally evaluated, carries 5 transferrable ECTS credits, and leads to both a certificate of completion as well as official transcripts. If 5 ECTS credits is a problem to transfer to an equivalent course at your home institution, contact us to see what possibilities can be worked out.