IAE Aix Graduate School of Management

Introduction
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IAE Aix-en-Provence Graduate School of Management

IAE Aix Graduate School of Management - part of Aix Marseille University- is located in the South of France, within France’s second largest metropolitan area after Paris. Founded in 1955, the IAE Aix was the first Graduate School of Management in the French public university system.

IAE Aix is the only French public university entity to receive dual international accreditation: the European standard of excellence EQUIS in 1999, and the AMBA accreditation in 2004 for its MBA Change & Innovation, in 2005 for its Master’s programmes and in 2007 for its Executive Part-time MBA and its Euro*MBA.

Academic Excellence

The school is composed of 40 permanent faculty members, and invites more than 30 international professors and 150 business speakers each year to conduct lectures and courses within the various programmes. The great proportion of visiting faculty, a very developed continuing education programme and the integration of some of our professors in the economic fabric are major advantages for the IAE Aix.

Key figures

-- Number of Students:

* 800, including 650 Graduate and
* 150 Continuing Education

-- over 20% international enrollment

-- 50 different nationalities

This school offers programs in:
  • English
  • French

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Programs

This school also offers:

Master

International Master in Management of Information Technology

Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 France Marseille Finland Turku Netherlands Tilburg + 4 more

The International Master’s in Management of IT (IMMIT) programme prepares students to act as intermediaries between business users and Information Technology specialists in an international environment [+]

International Master in Management of Information Technology

This program requires proficiency in English.

The International Master’s in Management of IT (IMMIT) programme prepares students to act as intermediaries between business users and Information Technology specialists in an international environment, and thus become “hybrid” managers at the interface between InformationTechnology and Business functions.

IMMIT consists of integrative skills and knowledges needed for effective use of Information Technology to support international business operations and management.

Organisation and Structure of IMMIT

IMMIT is a two year, integrated Master programme, specialized in IT management, organised between 3 university partners from renown European Institutions:... [-]


Master in General Management for Executives

Campus Full time Part time 9 - 24 months September 2017 France Aix-en-Provence + 1 more

The Master's in General Management can be joined in its second year and is recognised by the european LMD system. The master's programme has been organised in a way which can help you access the full-time and part-ime MBA .... [+]

Master's in General Management for Executives

This program requires proficiency in English and French.

A global approach to management for corporate executives

 

"Companies are often looking for Managers who have both a specialised area of competence as well as a general approach, and are therefore capable of directing an activity in all of its aspects: technical, human and managerial.  This programme goes beyond simply aquiring the basic management methods and techniques and focuses on how to work and adapt to various contexts, particularly an international environment. The Master's in General Management can be joined in its second year and  is recognised by the european LMD system. The master's programme has been organised in a way which can help you access the full-time and part-ime MBA programmes at IAE Aix via:... [-]


Master In General Management Frameworks

Campus Full time Part time 9 - 24 months September 2017 France Aix-en-Provence + 1 more

Beyond 's acquisition of methods and techniques of management ' s focus is in this program on the capabilities adaptation and opening particularly in an international context. Offered by direct access Master 2 Master MG 's part of the logic of ' offer a comprehensive and consistent training in our institute promoting 's access to our MBA (full time and part time). [+]

Master in General Management Frames

Organization of programs

If you are active

Whether you come under the training plan of your company, individual training leave or an individual, you have the choice between two courses:

Master MG part-time courses are spread over 2 years, 1 week intensive integration and two days every 15 days, from Thursday to Saturday 17h 13h. MG Master full time studies are conducted full-time for 9 months from mid-September

If you are the applicant 's job

MASTER intensive MG is eligible under the PARE.

Goal

Train managers managers Promote the reorientation of career senior executives, to more managerial activities such as: the management of a team the management of a project management activity. ... [-]

Master of Global Innovation Management

Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 France Aix-en-Provence USA Raleigh + 2 more

The Master of Global Innovation Management is a Global, Dual Degree in Business Innovation and the Innovative advantage of learning between two worldsEurope - United States ... [+]

Master of Global Innovation Management

This program requires proficiency in English.

The Global, Dual Degree in Business Innovation and the Innovative advantage of learning between two worldsEurope - United States

 

This one-year programme awards two master degrees:

 

* Master in Business Administration specialized in Innovationawarded by the IAE Aix Graduate School of Management - Université Paul Cezanne, France.

* Master of Global Innovation Managementawarded by Poole College of Management - North Carolina State University (NCSU), Raleigh, NC, United-States.

 

 

Programme Goals 

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MRes in Management Sciences

Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 France Aix-en-Provence

The Master's of Research in Management Sciences of Aix-Marseille University prepares students for access in the best conditions to a doctoral programme that meets the ... [+]

MRes in Management Sciences

of the Paul Cézanne Aix-Marseille University

 

This program requires proficiency in English and French.

 

The Master's of Research in Management Sciences of the Paul Cézanne Aix-Marseille University prepares students for access in the best conditions to a doctoral programme that meets the requirements for international research and enables them to follow an academic track to become a university or business school professor-researcher. It also leads to high-level positions in the consulting domain as well as to management positions in national and international organisations.

 

The make-up of this Master's, with a methodological common-core syllabus that is indispensible for research in Management Sciences and courses in a specialty, responds to the expectations of organisations and research.... [-]


MSc

MSc in Audit and Corporate Governance

Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2017 France Aix-en-Provence

The Master of Science, speciality Audit and Corporate Governance programme is totally oriented toward the preoccupations of our "Customers" who are Auditing students and professionals ... [+]

MSc in Audit and Corporate Governance

This program requires proficiency in English and French.

 

"Our programme is based on the following fundamental principles:

* a close partnership with the corporate world

* courses that associate university professors and speakers from the corporate world

* long periods of training in Internal Audit departments (6 months minimum)

* a pedagogic quality in accordance with International EQUIS and AMBA norms."

 

Jacques Vera, Programme Director

 

 

Objectives 

 

Our programme is totally oriented toward the preoccupations of our "Customers" who are Auditing students and professionals:... [-]


MSc in Corporate Communication & Change Management

Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2017 France Aix-en-Provence

The aim of this programme is to provide participants with generalist training oriented toward management and international communication. Its perspective, between expertise and management, is to favour the strategic positioning of the Director of Communication in a firm. [+]

MSc in Corporate Communication & Change Management

This program requires proficiency in English and French.

 

"Corporate communication is evolving – it endeavours to inform managers in order to involve them in the conception and management of strategies as well as in the processes of Communication and Change.

Within this framework, the aim of this programme is to provide participants with generalist training oriented toward management and international communication. Its perspective, between expertise and management, is to favour the strategic positioning of the Director of Communication in a firm."

 

Kiane Goudarzi and Marie Marin, MSc Directors... [-]


MSc in General Management

Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2017 France Aix-en-Provence

This MSc’s degree is the IAE network's first and foremost degree programme. It capitalises on this degree's fifty years of experience, retaining its key strengths and successes .... [+]

Master of Science, speciality General Management

Two tracks available:

The English Track (requires proficiency in English) The French Track (requires proficiency in French)

 

This MSc’s degree is the IAE network's first and foremost degree programme. It capitalises on this degree's fifty years of experience, retaining its key strengths and successes, and offering its participants a global approach to management to combine with their skills acquired during their first degree.  Beyond encapsulating the latest management theories and practices, it focuses on developing change skills and flexibility, often in an international context.

 

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MSc in Human Resources and Relationship Management

Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2017 France Aix-en-Provence

Created in 1978, this programme, which was pioneering in France, offers the possibility to obtain two degrees: the Master's in Human Resources Management and the University Diploma in Relational Management. [+]

MSc in Human Resources and Relationship Management

This program requires proficiency in English and French.

 

Created in 1978, this programme, which was pioneering in France, offers the possibility to obtain two degrees: the Master's in Human Resources Management and the University Diploma in Relational Management.

 

The objective of this full-time programme is to give a dual competence to future DRH or HR specialists. The first is a confirmed capacity for relations, listening, leadership, negotiation, all through an indispensable personal self-knowledge. The second aptitude is having an excellent mastery of the "management" rather than the "administrative" tools of HR.... [-]


MSc in Information System Governance

Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2017 France Aix-en-Provence

The essential aim of this Master of Science, speciality Information System Governance programme is to train high-level executives and creators of firms to be capable of applying these methods ... [+]

MSc in Information System Governance

 

This program requires proficiency in English and French.

 

New information technologies and the development of communications are transforming organisations and the methods of corporate management. Most firms and social organisations are noting that their relations with the environment have profoundly changed. Reorganisation of corporate processes cannot currently be imagined without extensive integration of information technologies and the new methods of management to accompany them. From now on, most competitive advantages will be obtained directly or indirectly from the intelligent use of these technologies.

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MSc in International Business

Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2017 France Aix-en-Provence

This Master of Science, speciality International Business programme addresses the candidates wishing to work within international companies. Europe includes an important number ... [+]

MSc in International Business

This program requires proficiency in English.

 

"This programme prepares participants for international professions – specifically, import-export.

It enables students to acquire a broad understanding of how a firm functions within a European context and more broadly within an international context.

In order to take no chances, the students are sponsored by Counsellors of French Foreign Trade and can take the Professional Certification Examination with the same committee."

 

Delphine Lacaze, Faculty Advisor

 

 

Objectives 

 

This programme addresses the candidates wishing to work within international companies. Europe includes an important number of specificities which we have to know to succeed in business. These specificities are so much cultural as institutional or still economic. ... [-]


MSc in International Finance

Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2017 France Aix-en-Provence

The aim of the International Financial Management specialty is to prepare students for positions in this renewed financial atmosphere. SMBG Ranking: the Master International Financial Management of the IAE Aix is ranked among the best Programmes in Finance. [+]

MSc in International Finance

This program requires proficiency in English.

 

SMBG Ranking: the Master International Financial Management of the IAE Aix is ranked among the best Programmes in Finance.

 

The aim of the International Financial Management specialty is to prepare students for positions in this renewed financial atmosphere. Thus, it includes strategy, the institutional environment, practices and tools that will enable them to contribute to the success of their firms.

 

This programme is essentially concentrated on the advanced study of the financial mechanisms of firms and financial institutions. The most recent developments related to financial markets, financial strategy and control are presented in all their academic and professional aspects.... [-]


MSc in Marketing & Brand Management

Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2017 France Aix-en-Provence

This programme will enable participants to be operational in the positions of product manager, brand manager, marketing manager and quantitative and qualitative market study manager... [+]

MSc in Marketing & Brand Management

This program requires proficiency in English and French.

 

This programme will enable participants to be operational in the positions of product manager, brand manager, marketing manager and quantitative and qualitative market study manager.

 

On completion of this degree, students will master the most up-to-date marketing tools:

software to analyse the most simple to the most sophisticated data. statistical analysis methods from the most descriptive to the most advanced. concepts and models (purchasing decision criteria, brand identity…) that will enable them to mobilise sophisticated knowledge and apply it to adapted marketing decisions. ... [-]

MSc in Reporting and Management Control

Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2017 France Aix-en-Provence

The MSc's in Management Control prepares participants for a profession increasingly involved in decision-making. The programme bases itself on the acquisition of fundamental ... [+]

MSc in Reporting and Management Control

 

This program requires proficiency in English and French.

 

Management Control remains a pivotal role in the coordination and steering of organizational activities, meriting its clout in the management field. Consequently, it must create and develop a system to evaluate performance, ensuring a coherent implementation of strategies. The contours of performance no longer remain strictly financial. Value management leads to a joint optimization of costs and quality, implying management control is largely the process of orientation. New tools have emerged to complement traditional management accounting, including Activity-Based Costing, Activity-Based Management, Target Costing, Strategic Cost Management, and Balanced Scorecard. The arrival of the new accounting norms (IFRS) in Europe and the Sarbanes-Oxley Act in the United States further reinforce the reality of this ever-evolving field.... [-]


MSc in Service Activities Marketing & Management

Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2017 France Aix-en-Provence

MBG Ranking: the Master Services Management of the IAE Aix is ranked among the best Programmes in Services Marketing. The pedagogic objective is to prepare participants ... [+]

MSc in Service Activities Marketing & Management

This program requires proficiency in English and French.

 

MBG Ranking: the Master Services Management of the IAE Aix is ranked among the best Programmes in Services Marketing.

 

The pedagogic objective is to prepare participants for the responsibilities of functional of operational management in commercial firms, service providers, or industrial firms developing their service activities. It is therefore a question of training managers capable of applying knowledge acquired in the principal functional domains in the field while at the same time taking into account the specificities of service management. The originality of this specialisation is in the teaching of three disciplines that are essential for service management: Marketing, Human Resources and Operations.... [-]


MSc Management in 2 years

Campus Full time 2 - 3 years August 2017 France Aix-en-Provence

Year 1: Fundamentals in Mangement + study abroad and/or internship. Year 2: Specialized programme + internship. [+]

MSc in Management in 2 years This program requires proficiency in English. "This first year, which includes gaining professional experience and/or traveling abroad, is the occasion to live exciting experiences in the midst of dynamic clubs, to develop original projects, and to use the IAE Aix as an environment for self-expression and relationships. Cécile Bozzo, Faculty Advisor Courses Marketing Management Strategic Diagnostic Human Resources Management Relational Development Electives (over 120 course offerings) Foreign Language (French, English, Spanish, Chinese, German International Track Exchange Programme in a foreign university + short-term internship Professional Track Experience your future job with a company internship MSc 2nd year Specializations: International Business Management International Finance Management Global Innovation Management Human Resources Management Communication & Change Management Marketing & Brand Management Marketing & Service Activities Management Financial Audit Management Reporting & Control Management Information Systems Management Admissions Requirements: A first university degree obtained after at least 3 years of higher education (Bachelor or equivalent qualification or 180 ECTS in the EU context). Management Test: GMAT (or TAGE MAGE/IAE Message) English Test: TOEFL or IELTS University Transcripts CV + Statement of Purpose Recommendation letters Online application: http://iaeaix.topapply.com/ [-]

MSc Management in 2 years

Campus Full time 2 - 3 years August 2017 France Aix-en-Provence

Year 1: General Management + study abroad semester and/or internship Year 2: Specialized programme + internship [+]

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IAE Aix-Marseille Graduate School of Management

Address Chemin de la Quille
13540 Aix-en-Provence, France
Website http://www.iae-aix.com/
Phone +33 4 42 28 08 08