The Bachelor in International Management at ESC Clermont in France is a 3-year programme taught entirely in English and accredited by the Ministry of Higher Education and Research that offers students solid grounding in the main fields of business and management as well as hands-on practical training. The undergraduate programme has a highly international curriculum. Students are prepared for successfully entering the business world through the various experiences of obtaining a double-degree abroad, and taking on internships during each year of the programme.

Ranked as the 3rd best Bachelor Programme for international openness in France
(Palmarès l’Etudiant Ecoles de Commerce post-bac 2016)

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Degree info

  • Bachelor of Business Administration
  • 3 academic years / 180 ECTS
  • Language of instruction: English
  • Tuition fee: 7 500€ / academic year

Edunation application period

Regular Admissions
Pathway to Finland program
• Online studies: 31.07.2024
• Study hub in Finland: 20.05.2024

The bachelor degree is designed for students preparing their High School Diploma and who are seeking to receive an educational course and training in the different areas of Business and Management to enter the business world and pursue an international career.


With the support of many business professionals sharing their experience and many practical examples, students are very quickly immersed in the business world.

Students carry out role play over the 3 years of their programme via speed mode or long-term projects, often working in groups on challenges or business games. They learn to solve real business problems, with specific deliverables and using all the digital and collaborative tools at their disposal.


Semester 1
Economic and Legal Environment
Cultural Development & Foreign Languages
Digital Culture & Communication
Corporate Social Responsibility Project
French (beginners to intermediate and advanced level)
Semester 2
Economic & Legal Environment
Analytical Accounting
An Introduction to Management
Cultural Development & Foreign Languages
Digital Culture & Communication
French (beginners to intermediate and advanced level)

Second year

Semester 3
Human Resources Management
Digital Culture & Statistics
Cultural Development & Foreign Languages
International Business
Experiential & Social Knowledge Project
French (beginners to intermediate and advanced level)
Semester 4
Human Resources Management
Cultural Development & Foreign Languages
Specialization Tracks
International Business
French (beginners to intermediate and advanced level)

Third year

Semester 5
Cross Cultural Management
Business Ethics
Strategy & International Development
Business Negotiation 1
Business Intelligence 1
Foreign Language and Cultural Development – FrenchOption : Choose up to 2 courses from the following listE-Business Strategies/ Web Marketing
Web Site Development
Economic Globalization – Trends and Risks
Entrepreneurial Export Import Project Asia (Full-year students only)
Semester 6
Cross Cultural Management & Welcome
International Economics and Finance
Cross Cultural Management
Export & Import Trading
Sales Organization
Foreign Language and Cultural Development – French
Personal BrandingOption : Choose up to 2 courses from the following listEntrepreneurial Export Import Project Asia (Full-year exchange students only)
Digital Marketing
Business Intelligence 2
Business Negotiation 2

The programme prepares students to be true international business leaders in a wide variety of sectors across the globe. Through the unique business-oriented curriculum, work experience and the double degrees opportunities, graduates will be qualified for key positions in the different management areas of multinational corporations.

Popular jobs: Sales, marketing, purchasing, communication.

Popular sectors: Banking & insurance, IT services, Retail / Commerce with 60% of recruitments.

Access to 1st job: 60% have a job before they leave the university

Job satisfaction: 87%

Our Pathway program offers guaranteed access to the bachelor’s program and you can get accepted within 2 days.

You can apply to our Business program.

The admission requirements are:

  • High school diploma / Higher Secondary Education
  • Transcript of records
  • Proof of English language: from IELTS 5.5, TOEFL IBT 35-45, Duolingo 75-80, or equivalent
  • Copy of passport ID page

You can find more information about the English language requirement on our page.

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The students are admitted on a first-come, first-served basis.

The admission requirements for the program can be found on the university page.

Further information about the tuition fee and available scholarships for the program can be found on the university page.


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