MSc In International Trade and Logistics


Program Description

A global vision of transport & logistics

Recognized as the leading French training institution in international trade with a unique focus on the maritime industry, this MSc celebrates 60 years of expertise in the fields of logistics and business optimization. It draws its strength from deep links with the corporate world, its history and the quality of its teaching. The international dimension is the cornerstone of this program which is constructed in partnership with AFTRAL to enable students to manage international and strategic questions related to transport, supply chain, storage, customs, IT. This MSc offers a global approach that enables students to develop key skills in three areas: International Trade, International Transport, and Logistics.

Why choose this program?

A global vision

The triple-sectoral approach -international trade, logistics, transport- is in line with the current needs and challenges of international-focused companies.

Focus on experiential learning and case studies

  • 70% of lecturers are leading practicing professionals in their industry.
  • Industry conferences and field visits to develop an operational and practical vision.
  • Case studies, individual projects, and group work presented in front of professional panels.

Study Trip at Rotterdam Port

Discover the different jobs and structures of Rotterdam Port with the understanding of international logistics issues.

Personalized coaching

Practicing professionals support students throughout their projects and thesis and help them build up their professional profile and personal network.

Corporate Project

Corporate Projects enable participants to gain valuable hands-on experience in business conduct and strategy and deal with the practical complexities of decisionmaking processes. Students are guided by both their Corporate mentor and their KEDGE Business School tutor.

Our corporate partners for our MSc courses include CMA CGM, Gemalto and Seafood export, as well as a range of SMBs with a strong international focus.

Partnership with the French Foreign Trade Advisors (Conseillers du Commerce Extérieur Français) leading to certification

The Certificat des Conseillers du Commerce Extérieur (CCEF) is delivered during training, offering students:

  • formal recognition from international experts,
  • access to a global network of 4,300 professional members in 146 countries.


At KEDGE, We strongly believe that funding concerns should not prevent students from accessing the course of their choice.

We recognize that taking on a degree requires motivation as well as personal and financial commitment. To help you to create your own path towards your dream career, the school offers a range of scholarships to ambitious and talented international students.

Who can apply for a Scholarship?

Only non-French students applying to our International BBA, our Specialised MSc and to our Master in Management Grande Ecole Programs are eligible for those scholarships. Exchange students are not eligible for these scholarships.

Early Bird Scholarship

Applications received during the Early Bird Discount period will automatically be granted a 10% discount on the tuition fees. To be eligible, students must submit all of the required documents for their application until 28th February 2019 on

While Early-bird discounts can be cumulated with merit-based scholarships.

Merit Scholarships

Academically gifted students can apply for merit-based scholarships: the Achievement Scholarship or the Academic Excellence Scholarship. To support their applications, the candidates to Merit Scholarships need to provide a motivation statement and the proof of their academic achievements.

Both Merit Scholarships are dedicated to exceptionally talented students. Your application will be assessed on two criteria: the grade obtained during your interview with our academic team and the interview and the academic record (GPA, GMAT, GRE, etc.).

To support their applications, students are expected to provide a motivation statement and any proof of academic excellence or extra-curriculum achievements.

Achievement Scholarship

15% discount on the tuition fees

Academic Excellence Scholarship

20% discount on the tuition fees

The merit-based scholarships are non-cumulative (I.e only one merit-scholarship can be granted per student) but could be cumulative with Early Bird Scholarship until 28th February 2019.

Kristen Hoey Scholarship - ISLI MSc

This scholarship is available for students from the United States of America, holding a degree from a US university, wishing to join the ISLI MSc program. This scholarship is awarded in the memory Kirsten Hoey a talented alumnus of the ISLI program. Each year, a selected number of American students with excellent academic records will receive a 50% discount on their tuition fees. To be eligible, students will be required to submit a motivation letter online which will be submitted to Kirsten HOEY’s family and the MSc program Director.

The Kristen Hoey Scholarship cannot be cumulated with any other scholarships.

Last updated May 2020

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About the School

KEDGE Business School is a French business school with 4 campuses in France (Paris, Bordeaux, Marseilles, and Toulon), 1 in China (Shanghai ), 1 in Dakar, Senegal, and 3 partner campuses (Avignon, Bas ... Read More

KEDGE Business School is a French business school with 4 campuses in France (Paris, Bordeaux, Marseilles, and Toulon), 1 in China (Shanghai ), 1 in Dakar, Senegal, and 3 partner campuses (Avignon, Bastia, and Bayonne). Read less
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