MSc Business Development

Grenoble Ecole de Management

Program Description
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MSc Business Development

Grenoble Ecole de Management


The ambition of the MSc Business Development is to shape managers able to lead and develop a business in a global context. Students will be provided with a comprehensive understanding and skills to creation of competitive advantage and source value.

Program description:

The two years of this program give students a global vision of business development through complete classes and practical projects such as the Live Business Case.

During the training, a residency trip is planned to a BRICS country.

Students will spend one academic year completing full-time coursework and the next year completing a Final Management Project, which may be carried out in parallel with full-time employment anywhere in the world.

Career opportunities:

Thanks to GGSB’s network, students have the opportunity to work in international companies like Google, Coca Cola, IBM, Samsung or Zalando.

The program also leads to jobs in various fields:

- Strategic Branding

- International Marketing Manager

- Business Developer

- Sales Section Manager

- Strategic and Enterprise & Business Planning

- Delivery Manager

- Business Analyst

Entry requirements

Applicants must:

- Have a Bachelor’s or licence-level degree

- Furnish proof of a minimum English level (TOEFL, Cambridge Proficiency Exam, IELTS, PTE)

- Complete the application file (Diploma, university transcript, CV …)

The first year of the program is dedicated to theoretical courses:

- Introduction to the Program and to the role of Business Development

- Study Skills and Techniques

- Intercultural Communication and Negotiation

- InterculturalManagementand Negotiation

- Corporate Social Responsibilityand Ethical Issues in Business

- Strategic Management

- Leadership, Teambuilding and Managerial Creativity

- Economics

- …

After the course period, students are required to write a Final Management Project while completing an internship.

The last part of the program is devoted to the Live Business Case. It is a seven-month group project provided by a company among GGSB’s partners. Through this project, students will acquire a full understanding of the business development process.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated August 1, 2016
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This course is Campus based
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Sept. 2017
Sept., 2017
2 years
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21,300 EUR
Aug. 31, 2017
Start date Sept. 2017
France Grenoble, Rhone-Alpes
Application deadline Aug. 31, 2017
End date June 30, 2019
Duration 2 years
Price 21,300 EUR
Start date Sept., 2017
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