Phase 1 “Pillars of management” 

By the end of the programme, graduates will have acquired the qualities recruiters are looking for: leadership, organisational and interpersonal skills, command of several foreign languages, and the “entrepreneurial spirit” that is such a focus of EDC Paris Business School. Graduates will be ready to flourish and grow in all types of environments, both in France and abroad.

French track or English track*
* Full-english track for students with a good level of English (without necessarily being bilingual at first).

Initial course


  • To further develop the fundamentals of management with more pragmatic teachings (including the participation many professional lecturers).
  • To broaden field experiences through consulting missions and internships. This allows students to discover new sectors of activity and new career opportunities, giving them more concrete ideas for their professional project.

Study plan

  • Soft Skills 2: creativity and media
  • Organisational behaviour and human resources
  • Quantitative methods for decision-making (3)
  • Financial analysis
  • Strategic marketing
  • Introduction to coding : acquire the basics of coding and be able to work with developers
  • English
  • Business plan
  • Tax and legal aspects of the firm
  • Soft Skills 3 : négociation et éloquence
  • Financial mathematics
  • Operational marketing
  • English
  • Professional project:
    • Consultancy missions
    • Development internship

For those who wish to create or take over a business to enroll in the Student Entrepreneur Course (PEE) (from 1st to 5th year) and be able to successfully reconcile both their academic and entrepreneurial obligations. The application is subject to the approval of a jury composed of entrepreneurs and representatives of the advisory teams.


Candidate profile

  1. French students

A route of admission to the 2nd year is open to applicants who have successfully completed one year at a State-recognized institution and can prove that they have earned 60 ECTS credits or passed a Level III diploma listed in the RNCP (French Register of Professional Certifications).

They must prepare an application containing a copy of the secondary school diploma, transcripts from the current academic year and/or proof of enrolment in the current programme and a letter of recommendation.

If the application is accepted, an interview will be organized to assess the applicant’s academic career and motivation.

After registering with EDC Paris Business School, students will be asked to provide transcripts showing they have completed 60 credits in order to validate their registration.

  1. International students

Admission on application and motivational interview. 

Start dates and tuition fees

Course start​ 2020/2021 :

  • French students or from European Union : September 2020
  • International students : September 2020

Tuition fees:

  • French students or from European Union : 9 660 Euros (2020/2021 intake)
  • International students : 10 400 Euros (2020/2021 intake)



The Corporate Relations Department acts as a key link between students and the work market. Professional integration is one of our first concerns.

EDC Paris Business School students and graduates are a valuable source of talent for French and international firms. The school’s ‘hands-on’ educational strategy gives its graduates multifaceted training.

2nd year: "development” internship

Discovery of sales aspects, marketing, business development or import-export. 

What our students say about usTestimonials

Victoire Hossard
Class of 2017 - Founder of Chichi Castelnango
I started a business while studying at EDC Paris Business School. And in parallel, I integrated the Student Entrepreneur Course. This course is a great accompaniment from A to Z on all our business creation
Margaux Lelux
Class of 2018 - Cofounder of OANI - To The Wall & Beyond
In the 3rd year, I worked, within the framework of my internship, within the Orange External Communication Department, on two major events: the GQ Night Style in the Marais district, and the Euro football organized in France during the summer of 2016
Christelle Georget
Class of 2018 - Corporate Real Estate Consultant at CBRE
I chose "IE" for its international aspect. I've just returned from an internship with an Australian start-up. There are so many opportunities and markets to seize abroad!
Adrien Tabone
Class of 2019
All the missions carried out were rich of teaching. At the end of the year, I did my internship "Commercial Force" in a Nicolas shop as a Proxy Manager and I gained a lot of autonomy and rigor.
Julien Brassart
Class of 2020
I've lived in several countries and I speak 4 languages. The choice of EDC Paris Business School was obvious to me because I was looking for a school with an international opening and a course all in English

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