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Grenoble Ecole de Management (GEM) is a triple accredited Management school. It is one of the best Business Schools in France and internationally. GEM is ranked in the Top 25 of European business schools by the Financial Times. The school offers accessible training from A-Levels to a Master’s degree.


Grenoble Ecole de Management offers several programs:

  • Undergraduate Programs : a BBA, a Bachelor in Digital & Business Development, an International BBA, a double Engineer-Manager diploma in partnership with CY Tech.
  • Master in Management (Grande Ecole Program)
  • MSc Programs and Advanced Master’s Programs
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Key figures

Academic partners internationally
% of graduates find a job in less than 4 months
Partner companies

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Programs at Grenoble Ecole de Management
Bachelor Digital and Business Development
Mixed Rythm
1 year to 3 years
Grenoble or Paris

This three-year Bachelor’s program trains versatile general managers capable of thriving in commercial, marketing, and digital roles across various types of organizations and industry sectors.

💪 Course strengths

This program will enable you to :

  • Acquire extensive work experience: a minimum of 16 months in the workplace (including two internships, a one-year work-study program, company visits, masterclasses, etc.).
  • Broaden your horizons: 2 to 4 months abroad and proficiency in two foreign languages are mandatory.
  • Engage in innovative teaching methods and project management to test and experiment.
  • Gain self-awareness and receive support in developing your career plan.
  • Benefit from unlimited career coaching during and after your studies at Grenoble Ecole de Management (GEM): personalized advice from coaches, recruitment events, assistance with your internship and job search, and access to the GEM job portal featuring thousands of internship, work-study, and job opportunities from our corporate partners.

🎯 Targeted skills

Upon completion, you will be able to :

  • Analyze a company’s strategic positioning
  • Operationalize sales and marketing strategy activities
  • Deploy collaborative work and project management practices
  • Manage a sales or marketing development project in a digital context
  • Mobilize decision-making and performance monitoring tools

💼 Career opportunities :

Upon completion of the program, you can enter the job market focusing on customer relations and digital marketing professions. If you wish, you can also continue your studies with a Master’s degree at GEM.

Area of study
Digital, Data Science & AI
Innovation & Technology
Marketing, Business Development

Year 1 / 2 : Full time Year 3 : work study course

Campus location
Grenoble or Paris

3 years (if entry in 1st year)
2 years (if access to 2nd year)
1 year (if entering 3rd year)

Years of professional experience

Prior Higher Education
1 year to No Higher Education

Bachelor’s degree recognised by the State / Level 6 on the European Qualifications


Important dates
Intake Septembre 2024

International BBA
Mixed Rythm
1 year to 4 years
Grenoble or Paris

💪 Strengths of the program

  • A management program with a strong international orientation: over 50 different nationalities represented and an experienced faculty from an international environment
  • Possibility of a semester or year exchange with one of our international academic partners
  • 7 possible specialisations
  • 12 to 18 months of professional experience: long internship or work-study possible in year 4
  • GEM is one of only 1% of schools worldwide to hold triple accreditation from AMBA, AACSB and EQUIS.
  • Official recognition of the program: Visa from the French Ministry of Higher Education and Research under the name of « Diplôme d’Etudes Supérieures en Management International » (DESMI) and Grade de Licence.
  • State scholarships (CROUS) possible: Grenoble and Paris campuses, subject to conditions
  • Innovative teaching methods combining theory and practice
  • Small, interactive classes
  • Student services for personal and professional development

🎯 Targeted skills

On completion of the program, graduates will be able to :

  • Work in an intercultural environment
  • Lead a team
  • Analyze a company’s environment, positioning and strategy
  • Determine a marketing and sales action plan
  • Evaluate the impact of a strategic, organizational or operational decision or project, on an activity.
  • Conduct a research project on a professional topic

⭐️ Objective

Open to both international and French students, this program will help you to develop your skills and motivation to take up positions of responsibility in dynamic international companies. The pedagogical approach is inclusive, interactive and professionalizing (group projects, concrete case studies from the business world, work-study opportunities).

💼 After the International BBA

At the end of the program, you can either continue your studies in the 2nd year of a Master’s program, or enter the professional world directly.

Area of study
Marketing, Business Development
Finance, Auditing, Accounting
International Management & HR
Digital, Data Science & AI
Innovation & Technology
Luxury Management
Sustainability & Transitions

Years 1 to 3 : Full-time
Year 4: work-study or long internship

Campus location
Year 1 to 3 : Grenoble.
Year 4 : Grenoble or Paris.

4 years

Years of professional experience
Year 1 : None
Year 2 : a minimum of 2 months
Year 3 : a minimum of 5 months

Prior Higher Education
No Higher Education to 3-year Degree

International BBA degree (240 ECTS). A four-year Undergraduate degree. French name of the diploma: Diplôme d’Etudes Supérieures en Management International (DESMI), Titre RNCP de niveau 6. Degree with Grade de Licence, Visa from the French Ministry of Higher Education and Research.


Important dates
Intake : September 2024

Advanced Master’s Programs

Grenoble Ecole de Management offers seven Advanced Masters on a full-time or part-time basis. They are aimed at both recent graduates seeking to specialize and acquire a dual skill set (engineer, pharmacist, lawyer, architect) and professionals with three or more years’ experience wishing to acquire a specific skill to advance their career.

Recognized in France, the Advanced Master (level 7 title) is ideal for students wishing to offer their expertise on the job market.

Choosing one of our MS programs allows you to :

  • Choose between work-study or a full-time program on the Grenoble or Paris campuses
  • Get a state-recognized title of 5 or 6 years of higher education, recognized and accredited by the Conférences des Grandes Ecoles (CGE)
  • Benefit from the expertise of academics and professionals in the field
  • Follow a curriculum taught in French and English
  • Join a community of 45 000 graduates worldwide

Advanced Master in Energy Transition Marketing and Management

A professionalizing program for dual technological and managerial skills with a transversal and transdisciplinary approach to energy.

Campus location : GEM Campus Grenoble and Grenoble INP-Ense3’s campus

Duration : 15 months

Language : 60% classes in French, 40% in English

Advanced Master in Technology Management and Responsible Innovation

Access to careers as developer-intrapreneur or consultant in environments marked by technology and innovation, in an international context.

Campus location : Grenoble or Paris

Duration : 15-month work-study program

Language : Courses mainly in French

Advanced Master in Big Data

Training in scientific, technological and managerial skills preparing for the professions of Data Scientist, Chief Data Officer or Data architect.

Campus location : Campus GEM Grenoble and Grenoble INP – Ensimag

Duration : 15 months. Successive periods of classroom attendance and work experience.

Language : The courses are taught in French, with some presentations in English.

Advanced Master in Digital Strategy Management

A high-level program, taught in English, focused on e-business and internet strategy for companies in an international context.

Campus location : Paris

Duration : 15 months

Language : 100% taught in English

Master in Digital Management and Information System

The program prepares individuals to manage strategic projects by providing a comprehensive understanding of information technology issues. The skills acquired combine management and information systems expertise, enabling graduates to assume key positions in IT project management as IT consultants or IT project managers.

Campus location : Grenoble or Paris

Duration : 1 or 2 years

Language : English & French mix

Advanced Master in Purchasing Performance and Strategy Management

This training gives you a lot of attention to the purchasing issues that companies face.

Campus location : Grenoble 

Duration : 15 months

Language : English & French mix

Advanced Master in Biomedical Management

A program to acquire multidisciplinary skills in management and biomedical sciences.

Campus location : Paris

Duration : 1 year to 15 months

Language : English

Master of Science

Available in 1 or 2 years on our Grenoble and Paris campuses, they are aimed at French and international students with 3 or 4 years of higher education.

Reasons to join the Master of Science at Grenoble Ecole de Management :

  • A wide variety of specializations
  • Strong international recognition
  • Programs 100% in English

Finance – Auditing – Accounting

  • MSc Finance and Investment Banking
  • MSc Financial Markets
  • MSc Sustainable Financial Management
  • MSc Accounting, Auditing & Performance Management


Marketing – Business Development

  • MSc Marketing
  • MSc International Marketing Business Development


Luxury Management

  • MSc Fashion, Design & Luxury Management

Digital – Data Science & AI

  • MSc Digital Marketing & Data Analytics
  • MSc Managing with Data and Artificial Intelligence


International Management

  • MSc International Human Resource Management
  • MSc Management in International Business
  • MSc International Project Management


Sport Management

  • MSc Management of Sport and Outdoor Markets

Sustainability Transitions Management

  • MSc Energy Business & Climate Strategy
  • MSc Management for Sustainability Transitions


Innovation & Entrepreneurship

  • MSc Innovation & Entrepreneurship
  • MSc Design & Innovation Management
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