Audencia offers a full range of programme options of varying lengths and specialties to suit your needs. Our world reknown two-year Master in Management (Grande Ecole) programme offers students the opportunity to develop their management experience while specialising in their sector of choice.
We also offer 20 two-year MSc programmes and a one-year MSc programmes (available for 4 MSc programmes in 2023 and available for 20 MSc programmes starting in 2024).
If you have completed a 3- or 4-year undergraduate degree in any subject from a recognised institution, you may be eligible to apply for one of the following 2 programmes:
Do you have a strong interest in a specific field of study but would like to explore next steps for your career? Would you prefer to take a little more time digging into your options, building qualifications and making the most of your experience in France?
Do you want to explore a variety of fields within business and management while building diverse experience? Do you want the flexibility to adapt your programme to your interests as you progress?
If you have completed a 4-year undergraduate degree in business, science or engineering from a recognised institution, you may be eligible to apply for for the programmes listed above, as well as the 1-year MSc programme. Exceptionally, a 4-year degree in another field with business experience or academic honours may be accepted.
Do you have a strong interest in a specific field of study, have clear career goals and aim to complete your degree in one year?
Choose from one of the following MSc Programmes:
Do you want to further develop your management and business experience alongside your specialisation? Do you have a limited management background and want to gain more experience in your preferred area of study? Select from one of the 2-year programmes:
For more information, please see the programme details outlined above.
Join us in Nantes to internationalise your future career! Here is a breakdown of everything you’ll need to make it smoothly through the application process. The Master in Management programme and MSc programmes (1 and 2 year) have one intake in September each year.
Due to a limited number of seats, we recommend that future students apply as early as possible. Contact us with any questions.
If you have a degree from a French institution, visit the Grande Ecole French site.
Eligibility for the Master in Management and MSc programmes vary by length of programme:
Eligibility requirements for the 1-year MSc Programmes:
Proficiency in English, as demonstrated by one of:
4-year degree in business or engineering, or exceptionally, a 4-year degree in another field with business experience or academic honours
The 2-year MSc or Master in Management programme is strongly recommended for applicants without a degree in business.
Eligibility requirements for the 2-Year MSc Programmes or Master in Management:
Proficiency in English, as demonstrated by one of:
3-year or 4-year degree in any field
Note that you can apply during the last year of your bachelor’s studies.
Admissions are open until June 30 for September intake, or until the programme is full; we strongly recommend applying as soon as possible, as there are a limited number of seats available. To apply, you have two options (choose only one):
In addition to the online application, you will be required to submit the following documents:
*English test scores are not required for native speakers or applicants who have completed their undergraduate degrees in English. Contact us if you have a different English test score or are planning to take a test later in the year.
Note that this page describes the documents needed to apply directly to Audencia. If you choose to apply through Join a School in France, please see the Join a School in France website.
Note that this page describes the process to apply directly to Audencia. If you choose to apply through Join a School in France, please see the Join a School in France website website.
Tuition and fees for the 2023-2024 academic year
2-Year Master in Management: €33,000
2-Year Master in Science: €25,000
1-Year Master in Science: €18,000 - €20,000 (varies by programme)
Other costs linked to academic fees:
Optional in-company year
€1,950 fee, with possibility of paid internship, depending on destination
Optional study abroad
Additional tuition fees may be applied by partner institutions according to the number of credit hours you take. If additional tuition fees apply, these fees will be paid directly to the partner institutions. Contact us with questions.
We award €500,000+ in scholarships per year, giving high-performing students around the world the chance to study in a world-class environment. In light of the global crisis, Audencia is investing unprecedented funds in scholarships to help you to pursue your goals. This is a reflection of our commitment to global responsibility – and our belief in you as the next generation of leaders.
|Early Application||€ 1,500||All programmes||Apply before Jan 31st 2023|
|Up to 20%||All MSc programmes|
Based on academic merit and financial need.
Apply before March 30, 2023
|Up to 30%||Master in Management (Grande Ecole)|
|Project-Based Scholarships||Up to 50%||MSc Food & Agribusiness Management|
Project-based scholarship for innovation in food and agribusiness
See the guidelines to apply for this scholarship here.
|Excellence Scholarship||Up to 50%||All postgraduate programmes|
Merit-based scholarship, selection based on academic excellence, test scores and other criteria.
Apply before May 1st 2023
*Audencia scholarships are for international applicants only, and are subject to availability of funds and final decision from Audencia’s scholarship committee. Applicants are limited to one scholarship in addition to Early Application. The scholarships are awarded in the form of a partial tuition fee waivers to students who are admitted to the Fall intake but who have not yet started the programme. Quality applications are given priority.
For more information on scholarships, please see: Scholarships & Funding