Overview

KEDGE Business School

City: Bordeaux & Marseille
Language of instruction: English, French
  • Founded in 1874, KEDGE Business School
  • Respected Grand École with campuses in Bordeaux, Marseille, and Toulon
  • Holds the prestigious ‘triple crown accreditation” by AACSB, EQUIS, and AMBA (the leading international accreditation associations for business schools)
  • Ranked one of the 50 best Masters in Management degree programs by the Financial Times (2009)
  • 30% of full-time students are international
  • Network of 20 000 alumni throughout the world
  • Commited to creating new modes of teaching and personnal development, connecting and strengthening its global community network, and promoting responsible management practices
  • Brand signature: Create, Share, Care

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Partner university's areas of study

Commerce (UBCV)

Notes on Language of Instruction

ELIGIBILITY AND TIMING

Terms offered

Term 1Term 2Full year Term 1 + 2 (UBC Term 1 start)

Who can go?

  • Only Bachelor of Commerce and MBA (UBCV) students are eligible to apply to this partner university

Term dates

  • Term 1 (Fall): September to December
  • Term 2 (Spring): January to June

Timing

  • The academic year runs from mid-September to mid-June and is divided into 10 sequences
  • One sequence is 3 weeks time = 45 teaching contact hours = 6 ECTS
Courses + Transfer Credits

Credits

Course equivalency formula

  • ECTS credits divided by 2 = UBC credits

Passing grade

10 or E

Grading scheme

  • The Grading System in France is on a scale of 0 to 20
  • Each class is graded separately, and a minimum grade of 10 is required to pass a course
  • In addition to the grades obtained in the courses, students receive another grade according to the ECTS:
    • A = Excellent (grades 16-20)
    • B = Very Good (grades 14-15.75)
    • C = Good (grades 12-13.75)
    • D = Satisfactory (grades 11-11.75)
    • E = Sufficient (grades 10-10.75)
    • FX = Fail (grades 7-9.75, passing level not obtained)
    • F = Fail (grades 0-6.75, level considerably below passing)

Credit transfer process

The transfer credit process takes approximately 16 weeks following each submission deadline. You should allow sufficient time to meet important deadlines that may affect you (e.g. application for graduation, registration in courses that require prerequisites that you took on exchange, entry to a major/honours program, etc.)

For more information about Go Global transfer credit

Course Information

* Students who have special requirements or require academic accommodation should contact a Go Global advisor regarding their needs at least six weeks prior to the application deadline.

Type of Go Global Experiences

Exchange (pay UBC tuition)

Course information and restrictions

  • Review programs available through the KEDGE program search tool - make sure to check off "Bordeaux" or "Marseille" (or both) under the "Place" filter when searching
  • Note: Only 4th year UBC students are eligible for Masters Advanced courses

Partner Course Information

Transfer credits and equivalent courses at this university

Check out the courses that students have successfully transferred back in the last 3 years. If you don't see a course you need listed, it simply means you need to submit the course to be evaluated through the Transfer Credit Portal while on exchange.

* Areas of study at partner universities are subject to change. This list is to be used as a general guideline and is not exhaustive; research the partners' websites for additional course information.

UBC Vancouver

Arts
UBC course: FREN 1st
Title: French Language Course-Elementary
Partner course code: EXC-B3-LNG -12-F-L-MR
Language of instruction: French
Evaluated date: 2017-05-04
UBC course: FREN 2nd
Title: French language for international students - intermediate - Master
Partner course code: LNG 003
Language of instruction: French
Evaluated date: 2017-02-23
UBC course: FREN 2nd
Title: French language for international students - advanced level
Partner course code: LNG 11
Language of instruction: French
Evaluated date: 2015-12-12
Commerce
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Marketing in Context II – Music & Sport
Partner course code:
Language of instruction: Not available
Evaluated date: 2016-01-27
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: BUSINESS, CSR & INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT
Partner course code: CSR
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-03-20
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Decision making for supply chain management
Partner course code:
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2015-12-17
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: HR and CM requis M1: HRM Policies and Practices
Partner course code: PGE-M5-HRM -603-E-L
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-11-02
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Retail Strategies
Partner course code: PGE-M5-MKT -609-E-L
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-11-30
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: FinTech and Digital Banking
Partner course code: PGE-M5-FIN -616-E-L
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-11-02
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Luxury Marketing
Partner course code: PGE-M5-MKT -647-E-L
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-11-30
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: International Accounting and Consolidated Statements
Partner course code: FIN 007
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-01-26
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Ethical Business Practices and Diversity Management
Partner course code: SUM-XX-STR 01-E-L-MRS
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2019-07-22
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Accelerating Change Towards Sustainability
Partner course code: SUM-XX-STR 02-E-L-MRS
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2019-07-22
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Lean practices in the supply chain
Partner course code: OPS 05
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2015-06-12
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Case Studies in Corporate Finance
Partner course code:
Language of instruction: Not available
Evaluated date: 2016-02-23
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Entrepreneurship
Partner course code: B-CES-3 06-99-02-E
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-03-01
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Intercultural Management
Partner course code: B-CES 1-03-99-04
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-03-01
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Wine Marketing
Partner course code: MKT 18
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2015-06-11
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Carbon Certification
Partner course code: STR 601
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-01-11
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: States and Corporations in the World Economy
Partner course code: ECO 604
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-01-23
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: New Business Models and Cloud Computing
Partner course code: MIS 604
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-03-02
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Managing Sustainable Supply Chains
Partner course code: OPS 606
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-01-12
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Supply chain management simulation
Partner course code:
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-10-12
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: GLOBALISATION AND RISK MANAGEMENT IN THE SUPPLY CHAIN
Partner course code:
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2015-12-17
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Supply chain industrial strategies
Partner course code:
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-02-01
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Financial Markets and Portfolio Management
Partner course code:
Language of instruction: Not available
Evaluated date: 2016-02-23
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Supply Chain Strategy in Asia
Partner course code:
Language of instruction: Not available
Evaluated date: 2015-04-16
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Leadership
Partner course code: Leadership
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-10-27
UBC course: COMM 444
Title: MOP 40866 Supply Chain Transport
Partner course code:
Language of instruction: Not available
Evaluated date: 2015-04-16
UBC course: COMM 444
Title: Air Transport and Tourism Economy
Partner course code:
Language of instruction: Not available
Evaluated date: 2015-10-14
UBC course: COMM 445
Title: Port Management
Partner course code:
Language of instruction: Not available
Evaluated date: 2015-05-14
UBC course: COMM 449
Title: Supply Chain Management
Partner course code:
Language of instruction: Not available
Evaluated date: 2015-09-01
UBC course: COMM 459
Title: Financial Statement Analysis
Partner course code:
Language of instruction: Not available
Evaluated date: 2015-09-17
UBC course: COMM 469
Title: International Marketing
Partner course code: KBA-B2-MKT 02-E-L-MRS
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-03-02
UBC course: COMM 46X
Title: Cultural Branding
Partner course code:
Language of instruction: Not available
Evaluated date: 2016-01-15
UBC course: COMM 486F
Title: Sustainable Marketing
Partner course code: MKT 005
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-02-06
UBC course: COMM 491
Title: Strategic Management
Partner course code: STR 02
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2015-06-12
UBC course: COMM 498
Title: International Management in Multinational Companies
Partner course code:
Language of instruction: Not available
Evaluated date: 2016-01-14
UBC course: COMM 498
Title: International business management & strategy
Partner course code: MGT 02
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2015-06-12
UBC course: ECON 2nd
Title: States and Corporations in the World Economy
Partner course code: ECO 604
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-04-13
Tuition, Fees and Awards

Exchange tuition

  • 15 credits or equivalent full-time program fee per term, paid to UBC
  • Some exceptions may apply

Scholarships + awards

  • Using the Campus France website, it is possible to carry out comprehensive multi-criteria searches on the quasi-totality of grants for foreign students and young researchers
  • Candidates are recommended to apply for a grant at least one year before their registration at a French institution

The Go Global award $1000

All students accepted to Go Global for Exchange, Research Abroad, or Study Abroad programs are automatically considered for this award. If you meet the eligibility criteria, you'll be notified of your award after you're accepted to Go Global and after you get nominated to apply to the partner university.

Additional awards

Students who are eligible for awards may receive one UBC or UBC-affiliated international learning award. If you're eligible, you are always offered the highest-value award. Unless stated otherwise, you need to meet eligibility criteria set out by the University Senate regarding awards.

Check out international learning awards and eligibility.

Information for US students

If you are a student from the United States, please check the US Department of Education Lookup Tool to ensure that any partner institution you wish to attend on Exchange is Title IV ‘eligible’ for Federal Student Aid for the year in which you intend to study there. For institutions outside of the US, select “Foreign Country” from the “State” dropdown menu.

If you attend an eligible institution, then you may receive Title IV federal student loans while on Exchange.

If you attend an ineligible institution:

  • You will not be eligible for US federal student loans,
  • You may invalidate any US student aid you have previously received for your studies at UBC,
  • You may be required to immediately begin repaying your US student loans, and
  • You may not be eligible for any future US student aid for the remainder of your studies at UBC.
Housing

Types of accommodation available

Off-campusOn-campus

Housing notes

  • Bordeaux: Special help with accommodation is organized all year round for international students searching for housing
  • Marseilles: Students can apply (first come first serve) to live in rooms in one of two main student residences which are located on Luminy Campus (Alotra and Estudines)
  • It is recommended that International students look into off-campus accommodation as well
  • Please choose 'Bordeaux campus' or 'Marseille campus' when reviewing options

Information on Accommodation

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