Bachelor in Management

Bachelor in Management is a one-year full-time top-up degree programme that aims to develop and strenghten the fundamental skills of students and to prepare them for further study in a master's degree programme in France or abroad as well as take general management positions.

Grenoble IAE's Bachelor in Management degree programme is the only French university management degree to be accredited EFMD-Bachelor. This accreditation means that it has received recognition from one of the largest networks of business schools in the world, the EFMD: European Foundation for Management Development 

A clear international focus

  • 80% to 100% of courses taught in English depending on the track chosen by students
  • Manfatory international mobility either through a full semester in a foreign partner university or through an internship in an international organization. All students must select a country other than their country of origin for the international mobility stay
  • Mix of international and French students
  • Opportunity to learn a second foreign language : French for non-French speaking students; Chinese, German, Italian, Portuguese and Spanish for the others

Key strengths

  • An international focus and exposure
  • An orientation towards innovation and entrepreneurship through creativity-based projects, managerial innovation project
  • A student-centered pedagogy with small classes, group projects, individual follow-up, strong ties with businesses


This programme is open to students of any nationality who have completed 120 credits in a course of studies related in full or in part to the field of business, management or economics and have achieved a minimum B1 level in English on the CEFR (B2 level is mandatory for English Track)

Cost and financial aid

National tuition fees


First semester is organised into 4 + 1 majors (or specialisations) :
  • Finance and Control
  • Management of Information Systems (on Grenoble campus only)
  • Marketing
  • Resources Management (HRM, Supply chain and Purchasing Management)
  • English Track : full-english programme covering various field in management (on Grenoble campus only)
Students must indicate their choice of major within the application form.

During the second semester, students can choose between an international mobility in a foreign partner university and a semester of courses in France followed by a compulsory internship abroad*.

* On Valence Campus, only International mobility in foreign partner university is possible.