Brest Business School

Introduction

BREST A MARITIME CITY

Brittany’s 2nd-largest city welcomes nearly 24,000 students per year, 10% of whom are international students enrolled in its university and its 7 Grandes Ecoles. Its diverse educational programs, excellent research initiatives, high-quality instruction, local job prospects, and unique environment make it a top destination for students.

OCEAN AS A CULTURE

Surrounded by the ocean, the Brest region is packed with beautiful natural sites and offers all kinds of sports and leisure activities linked to the sea. In light of its history as an important seaport, Brest is a welcoming city, open to the world and different cultures. It is also a cultural center with its numerous theaters and auditoriums; the Océanopolis aquarium; the Quartz, a nationally-renowned theater; not to mention the many summer festivals that take place all over Brittany.

A CHANGING CITY

Brest is engaged in an extensive urban development program: metropolitan facilities, economic structures, new housing areas, and urban renewal. In the same vein as the 2012 inauguration of the tramway and the renovation of the Plateau des Capucins area, a bold initiative is underway to open France's first urban cable car system in Brest.

AN ATTRACTIVE CITY

An urban center with a labor pool of more than 400,000 inhabitants, Brest is making itself known through its centers of excellence featuring world-class research, four competitiveness clusters, high-tech companies, and some of the leading names in industry. Brest is among the 14 cities in France which have earned the new status of métropole. Its international focus is evident in the excellence of its offerings in marine sciences and technologies, naval construction and repair, digital technology, food and life sciences, the higher service sector, and financial engineering.

VANNES & GULF OF MORBIHAN

Vannes is a historic town, the former seat of the Parliament of Brittany, and has kept alive the most important vestiges of its rich past. The ramparts and their wash-houses at the edge of the moat, the Cathedral, and museums like the Cohue Fine Arts Museum all stand alongside flower gardens. A HOME PORT Thanks to its privileged location in the Gulf of Morbihan, Vannes enjoys a central and strategic position. Easily accessible from the major cities of the region as well as Paris, it is the home port for many developing companies and the choice location for future-minded entrepreneurs.

AN EXCEPTIONNAL LOCATION

Vannes is bordered to the south by the Gulf of Morbihan, which means “little sea” in the Breton language. This 12,000-hectare Atlantic basin is dotted with approximately 40 islands; some, like the Île d’Arz and Île aux Moines, are inhabited. The Gulf of Morbihan is a unique place where the land and sea intermingle within changing landscapes, and is part of the Most Beautiful Bays in the World.

This school offers programs in:
  • English
  • French

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Master

Executive Mastere: Management Control And Performance Management

Campus Full time 9 - 12 months September 2017 France Brest Vannes + 1 more

The Master in Management control and performance management of the Brest Business School is offered to students and professionals in traditional curriculum or alternately. [+]

The Master in Management control and performance management of the Brest Business School is offered to students and professionals in traditional curriculum or alternately. The employability at the heart of the educational system, the basic knowledge and a particular openness to international help to capture in vivo the knowledge and skills necessary to exercise management control, which imposes aujourd 'hui as a strategic mission of the company. OBJECTIVES Our program is especially suitable for managers who want to specialize or engineers who want to acquire a double competence. The training also hosts active employees or retraining. It develops around the following learning objectives: Namely adjusting the steering and dashboards to business strategy Master new measurement tools and performance management (ERP, BI) Being able to effectively perform design an information system for management Have a good international openness and master professional English Opportunities Head of management control; Internal Auditor ; Industrial management controller and / or international; Management Analyst; Financial Controller ; financial director ; consultant (management, ERP or ERP management information system); responsible organization; director of management systems; responsible dashboards; Financial and Administrative Manager ; Project Manager ; head office… Partnerships Training benefits from privileged partnerships: DFCG: Association of Financial Directors and Management Control SAP: world No. 1 integrated management software package (ERP). Professionals are associated with the design of the program within a steering committee that monitors the adequacy of training with business needs and changing business (Omnium; SDMO; Financo; Seris Security; Crenn Construction ; Cloister Printer, DCNS, University... [-]

Executive Mastere: Manager Supply Chain

Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 France Brest Vannes + 1 more

The Specialized Master Manager of the Supply Chain of the Brest Business School prepares students for positions in functional and operational responsibilities in the supply chain. [+]

The Specialized Master Manager of the Supply Chain of the Brest Business School prepares students for positions in functional and operational responsibilities in the supply chain. The employability at the heart of the educational device; mastery of the basic skills complemented by a variety of teaching methods; and the opportunity to follow this program alternately guarantee a solid education to make or strengthen a strategic function contributing significantly to the company's performance. OBJECTIVES The manager of the Supply Chain sets and implements policy purchasing and logistics of the company. He set up the organization and ensures the management processes and teams for service quality targets and cost control. The program prepares students for positions in functional and operational responsibilities in the supply chain and procurement: directly related to senior management positions; management posts of a service or site, on one of the links in the chain; positions advice, logistics experts and / or purchases. Opportunities Items related to the overall management: logistics manager, supply chain manager, responsible for international logistics ... Items related to production functions: manager of production, operations manager ... Items related to functions "upstream" (from production to the warehouse): Director of Procurement, Purchasing ... Items related to functions "downstream" (warehouse for consumption) respon- sible warehouse, transport manager, operations manager ... Partnerships Professionals are associated with the program design within a steering committee, which monitors the adequacy of training with business needs and changes in business and industry (Bi Consultant; Bolloré; Cummins Filtration; DCNS Brest Diana Naturals; Even... [-]

Master in Management

Campus Full time Part time 2 - 3 years September 2017 France Brest Vannes + 2 more

Unlike traditional programs, our master's degree Grande Ecole Program will have you working proactively and preparing your future career from the first day. You will work on projects focusing on the economy, science, technology, culture, and society, all of which will teach you to step outside of your “comfort zone”. [+]

Our society needs to train new managers and entrepreneurs who understand the needs of a changing world. Our Grande Ecole Program will teach you how to cope with all these challenges, unveil your talents, and find the career that suits you best. A WORLD OF INNOVATION Unlike traditional programs, our master's degree Grande Ecole Program will have you working proactively and preparing your future career from the first day. You will work on projects focusing on the economy, science, technology, culture, and society, all of which will teach you to step outside of your “comfort zone”. First-semester offerings include: conferences with renowned experts on key themes during the Forum des Nouveaux Mondes [New Worlds Forum], introductions to science and technology (with the Laboratoire des Sciences [Sciences'Lab]) and coding, design, and innovation. LEARN DIFFERENTLY We rely on an innovative educational model fed by new technologies and focusing on collaborative learning. Our objective is to prepare you effectively for tomorrow’s careers! At Brest Business School, you’ll meet with and learn from teachers, researchers, entrepreneurs, and experts from across the world. Every day, you’ll make use of social networks, maintain a blog, and work “outside” via a collaborative online platform: The Brain. REVEAL YOUR TALENT We take your skills and goals into account by offering two different courses, adapted to your own profile. You can choose 2- and 3-year programs, internships, semesters abroad, and much more. Brest Business School also offers an High-Level Sports' adapted course, which allows students to combine their education... [-]

MSc

Master of Sciences in International Business

Campus Full time 3 semesters September 2017 France Brest Vannes + 1 more

The Master of Science in International Business is a 15 month, full English language program, designed for high-potential students with little or no professional experience. The objective is to provide you with the technical and behavioural skills leading to a management career at the international level. [+]

The Master of Science in International Business is a 15 month, full English language program, designed for high-potential students with little or no professional experience. The objective is to provide you with the technical and behavioural skills leading to a management career at the international level. In order to train managers able and ready to take on the challenges of a career at the international level, we build on the diversity of backgrounds and cultures of our student body to help you widen your horizons and enjoy a truly cosmopolitan experience. With this exclusive international focus, our programme courses offer an innovative, interactive and participative approach based on lectures, seminars, case studies and group discussions. You benefit from small class sizes and close personal attention from the instructors. With an average of 90 hours of class per month, the programme leaves you time to carry out personal projects such as: in-depth work on the courses, early production of a thesis, part-time internship, involvement in applied research projects with corporate partners, involvement in student associations and, of course, the discovery of Brittany and other interesting parts of France and Europe. A free course of beginner level French as a Foreign Language is included in the curriculum. General and intensive French courses, as well as private lessons at intermediate and advanced levels are available at a fee at our partner language school CIEL Bretagne. PROGRAMME STRENGTHS Human size of each class and cultural diversity of the student body Excellent alumni placement and... [-]

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