The International Program in Business and Economics (IPBE) proposes a wide curriculum entirely taught in English. This program was established for students who are seeking the development of their skills and knowledge in Economics and Management in an international context. This program is open during Fall or Spring semester and is also available for Full Year.    

This exciting program allows students from various French language levels to design a program to fit their needs. Students can take a full course load in English alongside a 6 ECTS French as a Foreign Language course.

A minumum of an A2 in French language  is required for all students, even those taking a full course load in English. A B2 English language level is required for non-native English speakers. Pending course availablilty and language level, qualified students at the B1 level and above in French may also be able to design a schedule with some business and economics courses taught in French. 

Course Description

Upper level students in international business can take a full course load of business courses in English during the Fall or Spring semester. Example courses include: 

  • International Trade & Finance
  • Managing Global Organizations
  • Marketing
  • European Competition Policy
  • Business Economics

To view the list of courses available, please click on the link below: 

Courses available in English for Fall and Spring - Undergraduate

Courses available in English for Fall and Spring - Graduate (Open to second semester Juniors and Seniors)

For a list of example course syllabi please view the 2014/15 Fall Business Program Course Syllabi. Course content does not change from year-to-year. However, students should ignore any timetable/contact information, as this information is subject to change. 

Website for Course Availability

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Aix-Marseille Université

Aix-Marseille enrolls 77,000 students including 10,000 international students. The program is located in Aix-en-Provence, a city of about 150,000 inhabitants in the South of France, between the Mediterranean Sea and...

Walk Score®: 79

Academics

Undergraduate
(in English)

*This program is OK for Sophomores

Fields of Study

  • Business Recommended!

    Economics

Academic Requirements

  • U.S. GPA: 2.75 or higher
    *accepts lower GPA with explanation
  • TOEFL iBT Score: 85
  • IELTS Score: 6.5
  • LPR accepted as alternate to TOEFL or IELTS
  • LPR Writing Score: B2 - Intermediate High-Advanced
  • LPR Reading Score: B2 - Intermediate High-Advanced
  • LPR Listening Score: B2 - Intermediate High-Advanced
  • LPR Speaking Score: B2 - Intermediate High-Advanced
  • Number of language semesters completed 0
LPR = ISEP Language Proficiency Report

Special Application Instructions

Non-native English speakers must provide a TOEFL or Language Proficiency Report at the B2 level if they plan on enrolling in courses in English. 

All students must provide a Language Proficiency Report for French if they wish to taken courses taught in English. A B1+ French language proficiency is required for students wishing to take a combination of courses in French and English.

Special Needs Support

  • Mental Health
  • Learning

Graduate
(in English)

Fields of Study

  • Business: Recommended!

    Business Management Economics Finance International Business/Trade/Commerce

Academic Requirements

  • U.S. GPA: 2.75 or higher
    *accepts lower GPA with explanation
  • LPR Required
  • LPR accepted as alternate to TOEFL or IELTS
  • LPR Writing Score: B2 - Intermediate High-Advanced
  • LPR Reading Score: B2 - Intermediate High-Advanced
  • LPR Listening Score: B2 - Intermediate High-Advanced
  • LPR Speaking Score: B2 - Intermediate High-Advanced
LPR = ISEP Language Proficiency Report

Special Application Instructions

Non-native English speakers must provide a TOEFL or Language Proficiency Report at the B2 level if they plan on enrolling in courses in English. 

All students must provide a Language Proficiency Report for French if they wish to taken courses taught in English. A B1+ French language proficiency is required for students wishing to take a combination of courses in French and English.

Special Needs Support

  • Mental Health
  • Learning

Other Academic Conditions

Crossover between programs is not permitted. 

Students must have an A2 level in French to apply for courses in English at Aix-Marseille. 

A B2 English language level is required for non-native English speakers. 

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