Founded in Nantes in 1900, Audencia - ex ESC Nantes, whose name was born from the combination of the Latin "audientia" listening and "audacia" audacity - is positioned, with a 1st EQUIS accreditation in 1998, among the best European Management Schools.
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Study in France
- France is the fourth most popular destination for international students and the most popular non-English-speaking country. Around 325,000 international students choose France as their study abroad destination every year.
- The country also has the third largest economy in Europe. Industries such as energy, manufacturing, tourism, agriculture, technology, and transport are the major contributors to the local economy.
This one-year MBA provides you with a unique experience to reimagine the way you do business in today’s ever-changing environment. Combining comprehensive business training, experiential learning and an innovative structure, it allows your ideas to take root. The core courses will help you gain a broad understanding of business management, enabling you to make qualified and sustainable business decisions in complex international environments. You’ll also gain expertise from industry insiders, as business executives visit and share their professional insights during the program. Work closely with top international faculty members and benefit from personal mentoring, quality teaching and real-world corporate and international experience. We are active in research, helping you stay abreast of the most recent developments in your field. You’ll also gain expertise from industry insiders, as business executives visit and share their professional insights during the program. With a diverse group of faculty members, professionals, peers and partner companies to learn from, you’ll develop a practical and theoretical understanding of management – and build a plan of action for your future.
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* Bachelors degree;
* 1 essay;
* Proficiency in English
* GMAT or GRE score
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Barclays, Deloitte, IBM, Intel Mobile Communications, L’Oréal
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Address: Nantes, France
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