Master in Management

Louvain School of Management

Program Description
EFMD Equis Accredited

Master in Management

Louvain School of Management


This master is designed to prepare for management positions in private and public organisations. It develops students’ abilities to:

  1. integrate the theories and concepts of management for their effective and controlled application in a professional universe;
  2. situate organisations in their socio-economic and institutional context, in order to understand the interdependencies between organisation and environment and translate them into management decisions;
  3. integrate the realities of international competition into "socially responsible" management practices.


  • Professional focus courses in the field of management with in-depth study of the distinctive disciplines of the manager: Management Control, Finance, Marketing, Strategy and Human Resources;
  • A course on corporate social responsibility as well as a seminar on topical issues in economics and management;
  • Majors: each made up of three courses. These option courses enable students to specialize in one or two fields of management, either in a particular discipline or in a multidisciplinary field: Marketing (EN-FR), Finance and Accounting (EN-FR), Innovation Management (EN), European Business (EN), E-Business (EN), Management Research (EN), Entrepreneurship (EN-FR), Human Resource Management (EN-FR)
  • An optional international exchange (or elective courses at LSM
  • An internship and a final master’s thesis.


This master offers:
-> Possibility to do an academic exchange in one of our 145 partner universities.
-> Access to 3 challenging international premium tracks, for high-profile students aiming at an international career:

1. CEMS-MIM: CEMS Master’s in International Management

  • A top-ranked joint degree delivered by CEMS School Members.
  • A postgraduate, pre-experience degree open to a selected group of students enrolled in a Master’s programme in one of the 30 leading universities in the CEMS Alliance.
  • Offers double degree: Master from the LSM and the CEMS Master in International Management
  • Experience studying abroad in one of the 30 CEMS School in Europe or outside Europe
  • Access to a network of CEMS Corporate Partners (multinational and local companies): Annual Career Forum, Soft Skills Seminars, etc…
  • Practice of 3 languages - one of which must be English.

2. International Business - IB

  • 25 selected students the opportunity to act as intrapreneurs, undertaking concrete initiatives in an international context and transforming ideas into business success.
  • One year abroad: 4-5 months of academic exchange in a partner university and a 6-month internship within an international SME, multinational or NGO outside Europe.

3. Double Degree – DD

  • A fantastic opportunity to become an expert in specific management fields; to discover another teaching method; to immerse in another country and to bring language skills to a professional level.
  • These programmes aim to prepare future business leaders to handle global development and acquire international management competencies, in a cross-cultural environment and to develop a global mindset.
  • Graduate from two different renowned universities
  • Double Degree partner institutions:
    • Aalto University School of Business (Helsinki, Finland)
    • Norwegian School of Economics (Bergen, Norway)
    • Nova School of Business and Economics (Lisbon, Portugal)
    • Universität zu Köln (Cologne, Germany)
    • Vytautas Magnus University (Kaunas, Lithuania)
    • KULeuven (Leuven, Belgium)
    • Instituto Superior Técnico - Technical University of Lisbon (Portugal)
This school offers programs in:
  • English
  • French

Last updated October 23, 2017
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
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Sept. 2018
2 years
Full time
835 EUR
Belgium - Louvain-la-Neuve
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835/year (EU) ; 835-4175 (non-EU)