M2 International Business

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  • Places available
    30
  • Language(s) of instruction
    English
Présentation
Objectives

The MIB program aims at providing students with general and disciplinary knowledge and expertise in the various domains of international business. This includes:

Good knowledge of business systems and processes at both strategic and operational levels;
Strong understanding of the global business environment, and its recent major trends;
Applied management skills in international settings;
Comprehensive view of business functions (human resource management, marketing, operations, supply chain, and more);

In addition, the MIB program provides students with cross-disciplinary skills such as:

Good synthesis and analysis capabilities
Organizing and project management skills
Methodological skills

Location
GUYANCOURT
Course Prerequisites

This program is designed for all, regardless of their country of origin or citizenship. Recruitment for this program is worldwide. The minimum admission requirements are: 2-year-program (Year 1+ Year 2) : a bachelor’s degree or recognized equivalent from an accredited institution (3 years, approx.120 U.S credit hours or 180 ECTS); in ANY discipline, including international relations, business, engineering, sciences and humanities. The program is taught in English in a French university. No prior knowledge of French is required to attend but candidates must demonstrate sufficient mastery in English (B2 level or higher, TOEIC 790, IELTS 5,5, TOEFL IBT 80 - CBT 213 – PBT 550). Prior work experience is not required but a plus. There is no rigid requirement as to length or nature of international experience but students should have a clear interest in the international environment (studying, travelling, living and/or working abroad,). Alternatively, applicants who do not meet the requirements stated above, but have significant formal training, relevant professional experience, and/or knowledge or expertise that would prepare them adequately for successful study in the MIB program may be granted admission upon approval from the program’s directors.

Skills
  • Maitriser le contexte, les savoirs et outils fondamentaux du management.

  • Piloter des projets internationaux.

  • Piloter des stratégies internationales, de leur élaboration à leur déploiement.

  • Appréhender les diversités de culture et de motivation des parties prenantes d'une organisation et de son projet.

  • Maîtriser les outils de communication et s'adapter aux spécificités des organisations et des parties prenantes.

  • Produire des connaissances au sein d'une entreprise par une démarche scientifique, réflexive et analytique.

Post-graduate profile

First promotion in progress.

Master 2 graduates should obtain various positions in large groups or SME-SMIs, in France or abroad. The positions held should be management positions in various sectors, all over the world:

business manager,
project manager,
IT manager,
marketing and communication manager,
engineer in charge of business,
sales manager,
account manager,
company manager, etc.

The knowledge acquired and the skills developed with this program also make it possible to carry out an international business creation project.

Career prospects

MIB is for those who are looking to start or accelerate a career in international business. As a general management prorgam, the opportunities include all types of management positions in large international groups and in various sectors:
-project manager,
-IT manager,
-Logistics manager,
-Purchasing manager,
-Marketing and communication manager,
-engineer in charge of business,
-Sales manager,
-customer service representative.

The knowledge acquired and the skills developed with this program also make it possible to carry out an international business creation project.

Collaboration(s)
Laboratories

Laboratoire de recherche en Management.

Programme

The first semester consists of three compulsory teaching units covering the international dimension of management, its processes, environment and functions.

Matières ECTS Cours TD TP Cours-TD Cours-TP TD-TP A distance Projet Tutorat
Managing People and Organizations 4 30
Introducing international business and management in France 2 30
International strategic management 3 40
International project Management 4 30
Matières ECTS Cours TD TP Cours-TD Cours-TP TD-TP A distance Projet Tutorat
The Legal Environment of International Business 2 20
The global economic and political environment 2 20
Matières ECTS Cours TD TP Cours-TD Cours-TP TD-TP A distance Projet Tutorat
International Operations and Supply Chain Management 3 20
International HRM 3 30
Global Marketing Management 3 20
Global finance and accounting 4 30

The second semester consists of two compulsory teaching units devoted to the development of transversal and methodological skills in international management.

Matières ECTS Cours TD TP Cours-TD Cours-TP TD-TP A distance Projet Tutorat
International Negotiation 3 20
Intercultural Management 3 20
Change management 2 3 20
Matières ECTS Cours TD TP Cours-TD Cours-TP TD-TP A distance Projet Tutorat
Methods for Business Research 2 6 10
Internship (6 months) 15 10 6
Modalités de candidatures
Application period
From 01/03/2020 to 05/06/2020
From 24/08/2020 to 25/09/2020
Compulsory supporting documents
  • Copy of the last diploma.

  • Copy of passport.

  • Curriculum Vitae.

  • Motivation letter.

  • All transcripts of the years / semesters validated since the high school diploma at the date of application.

Additional supporting documents
  • Letter of recommendation (compulsory for candidates who have already been enrolled in higher education in France before).

  • VAP file (obligatory for all persons requesting a valuation of the assets to enter the diploma).

  • Letter of recommendation from a trainee.

  • Letter of recommendation or internship evaluation.

  • Employer letter.

  • Document at your convenience.

  • Certificate of English level (compulsory for non-English speakers).

    (The program is taught in English in a French university. No prior knowledge of French is required to attend but candidates must demonstrate sufficient mastery in English (B2 level or higher, TOEIC 790, IELTS 5,5, TOEFL IBT 80 - CBT 213 – PBT 550).)
Contact(s)
Course manager(s)
Francois GOXE - francois.goxe@uvsq.fr
Michael VIEGAS-PIRES - michael.viegas-pires@uvsq.fr
Administrative office
Naïma MDOIHOMA - naima.mdoihoma@uvsq.fr
Sylvie THIERY - sylvie.thiery@uvsq.fr
Admission
Registration fees

This master's program offers additional services. This program requires specific tuition fees in addition to the mandatory fees : https://www.universite-paris-saclay.fr/en/admission-help/tuition-fees