ESDES Lyon Business School

Introduction

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A business school committed to the emergence of a responsible economy within a globalized and numeric world. Its research and original positioning cause a distinctive training brand of “responsible manager-entrepreneur” by esdes.

The business school was born within the Catholic University of Lyon (UCLy) and is a member of the Conférence des Grandes Écoles (CGE). ESDES delivers a Master Degree which is recognized and awarded by the Ministry of Higher Education and Research as well as a Bachelor Degree (undergraduate program) in 3 years which both welcome French and international students.

The school is currently engaged in the process of acquiring international accreditations like AACSB.

Key figures: 30 years, 10 millions of budget, 90 employees (/coworkers), 40 regular (/permanent) teachers, 1400 students including 300 international students, 130 partner universities, 11 double diplomas

A UNIVERSITY RECOGNIZED BY THE STATE WITH A VISA FROM THE MINISTER, A MASTER'S DEGREE, AND A CGE LABEL

The Minister of Higher Education and Research renewed his confidence in ESDES in 2015 by extending the VISA to 5 years and the masters to 3 years. As a member of la Conference de Grandes Ecoles, ESDES thus figures in the short list of post-baccalaureate schools benefiting from these labels, which represent 5% of the 195 business schools in France.

This renewal demonstrates the quality and sustainability of ESDES' project, Vision 2020, which thus establishes itself as a new model of an alternative school for the emergence of a responsible economy.

THE BUSINESS SCHOOL OF THE CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY OF LYON

Created nearly 30 years ago in the Catholic University of Lyon (UCLy), ESDES developed the first university in Lyon in compliance with the humanistic values of this great, 140-year-old university.

Integrated into the new campus, which has 10,000 students and 200 teachers, ESDES offers a student life rich in diversity and culture, and one that is multidisciplinary: law, economics, science, humanities, social sciences, etc.

It is fertile ground for educational collaborations and research work, intersecting science and humanities, which notably allows for the creation of joint training courses, such as "Business and Law" and "Philosophy and Management" for constructing professional profiles that are open to the new challenges of business development.

ESDES LYON BUSINESS SCHOOL: AT THE HEART OF A GREAT INTERNATIONAL ECONOMICAL REGION

Ideally located in the center of Lyon, ESDES benefits from a dynamic economic environment and being within the 1st industrial region in France, synonymous with many internship and employment opportunities, has an intense cultural and student life and a geographical framework which places it close to the Alps and the Mediterranean while close to the TGV station making it a 2 hour train ride from Paris.

Recognition by the State of a Higher Education institution is given after an inspection on the quality of the education, the administration, management, and the financial balance.

The Visa from the Minister of Higher Education and Research is a recognition of the quality of a program. It is given for a period of 1 to 6 years after a complete educational inspection of the programs. The desired diploma allows students to obtain the equivalent of international diplomas and for the school to conclude agreements in cooperation with the best universities abroad.

The Master's Degree which enjoys international recognition only applies to schools delivering a Bac + 5 for a particular diploma of training criteria, governance, and international openness (the number of foreign teachers, agreements with foreign partner institutions, research activities undertaken by permanent teachers in the school, etc). It is granted for a limited period.

La Conference des Grandes Ecoles (CGE) brings together over 200 higher education institutions and French and foreign research recognized by the state and delivering a national diploma Bac + 5 minimum which trains their graduates in a constant search for excellence in conjunction with the corporate world, and the agents of the economy and civil society. It aims to stimulate and coordinate discussions and work on teaching, education, and research, with a perspective of improving social well-being and sustainable development.

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This school offers programs in:
  • English
  • French

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Programmes

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Master

Master in Digital Law and Management

Campus Full time September 2018 France Lyon

UCLy Faculty of Law and ESDES create a new specialization, offering the best of both Schools: management expertise and law in a digital world. [+]

TAUGHT IN ENGLISH

UCLy Faculty of Law and ESDES create a new specialization, offering the best of both Schools: management expertise and law in a digital world.

Goals Respond to the market needs in terms of managers able to deal with new issues regarding Data Protection Mastering operational management tools and skills, in order to lead the digital transition and to master quality process, data protection and more Develop an expertise in digital law Evaluate and manage risks and issues linked to the digitalization of activities Manage technical issues regarding data safety Highlights Double skills: Digital Law & Management Double diploma with our partner's University in New York, USA A career booster with 3 degrees Master diploma from ESDES: « Programme Grande École » Faculty of Law diploma: Diplôme Universitaire "Juriste Digital" Partner university diploma: LLM – Master of Law Career Opportunities DPO: Data Protection Officer Corporate Lawyer Digital law consultant Examples of courses Intellectual Property Corporate Law Business Ethics Information System Management International Management Big Data Management & techniques Leadership Project Management & change management Digital Marketing International Business Law in the Digital Era Digital Contract Law Knowledge / Data Management [-]

Master in International Business Administration

Campus Full time September 2018 France Lyon

Goals of the Program: Build up a solid perspective on the nature of business competitiveness... [+]

TAUGHT IN ENGLISH

Goals Build up a solid perspective on the nature of business competitiveness Acquire skills to evaluate the complexity of the international business arena by providing them analytical tools for key decision-making processes Develop communication, leadership and teamwork skills Highlights Use of Interactive learning tools based on business simulation Conferences on international business issues or challenges with WTO, International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), experts... Career Opportunities Consultant Business Developer Product Manager Export Area Manager Finance controller Examples of courses Corporate Governance Business Ethics Innovation/Creativity/ Project Management International Business Strategy Leadership in International Management International Taxation & Social Responsibility International Business Law Import/Export Management Focus: Global Challenge ... [-]

Master in International Risk Management

Campus Full time September 2018 France Lyon

Goals of the Program: Design and develop for students risk management expertise and governance to meet today’s business challenges... [+]

TAUGHT IN ENGLISH

OPENING IN SEPTEMBER 2019

Goals Design and develop for students risk management expertise and governance to meet today’s business challenges Get the competitive edge for risk management careers Develop a critical understanding of the interaction between risk management corporate governance, internal control, and compliance Efficiently operate on the global stage Highlights Use of Interactive learning tools based on business simulation International teachers and professionals with expansive experience in risk management among worldwide companies and international business Focus on international issues and worldwide companies Career Opportunities Market Risk Analyst Country Risk Manager Financial Auditor and IT risk Fraud Analyst or Commodity Trader Compliance officer Examples of courses Quality Control & Risk Management Market Risk Analysis Liquidity Risks Management Cyber Risk Management Compliance Assessment & Risk Management Credit Risk Management IT Audit & Risk Management Focus: Orange Global Challenge ... [-]

Master in International Supply Chain Management

Campus Full time September 2018 France Lyon

Goals of the Program: Develop skills and abilities in order to manage persons, processes, and technologies required by today’s supply chains (tighter deadlines and greater risks)... [+]

TAUGHT IN ENGLISH

Goals Develop skills and abilities in order to manage persons, processes and technologies required by today’s supply chains (tighter deadlines and greater risks) Manage strategic business issues and the international market competitively Master key skills: managing processes in procurement, international sourcing, e-sourcing and outsourcing principles, designing and managing supply chains, operations management Highlights International teachers and professionals with expansive experience in Supply Chain management Focus on international companies’ challenges on the global arena Use of Interactive tools based on business simulation Career Opportunities Purchasing Administrator, Manager International Shipping Officer Corporate Account Manager Supply Chain Manager Examples of courses Global Supply Chain Management Lean Warehousing ERP Based Supply Chain Global outsourcing, insourcing & e-sourcing Performance measurement in the supply chain Focus: Simpower Business Game ... [-]

Master in Management

Campus Full time 2 - 5  September 2018 France Lyon

A two-year Master program which leads to specialized professional fields, and focuses on training through research and decision making. 13 specializations are available for students, of which, five of them are entirely taught in English. [+]

MASTER IN MANAGEMENT PROGRAM BECOME AN INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS LEADER

The Master in management is a two-year program which mixes theoretical knowledge and practical experiences.

The Master offers students 13 specializations, in which, five of them are entirely taught in English. Students will develop their communication, leadership and teamwork skills through an interactive approach to group work, business case studies, internships and hands-on experience.

MASTER SPECIALIZATIONS TAUGHT IN ENGLISH International Risk Management International Supply Chain Management International Business Administration Digital Law & Management Marketing & Digital Business MASTER SPECIALIZATIONS TAUGHT IN FRENCH Audit et Finance Finance et Marché Expertise et Contrôle Développer et Entreprendre Management Stratégique des Ressources Humaines Management et Streatégie d'Entreprise Marketing and Digital Business Management Éthique des Innovation APPLICATION DEADLINES ... [-]

Master in Marketing and Digital Business

Campus Full time September 2018 France Lyon

Goals: To obtain relevant competencies to pursue a career in B2B and B2C companies within an international environment... [+]

TAUGHT IN ENGLISH

Goals To obtain relevant competencies to pursue a career in B2B and B2C companies within an international environment Master digital marketing and communication tools Understand the digital transformation of business data and evolving marketplaces Highlights All courses are in English ‘Learning by doing’ pedagogy A number of interventions by marketing professionals in the B2B and B2C sector Possibility to participate in business interschool competitions such as SEB Academy challenge, l’Oreal Brandstorm , Decathlon Projects involving skills and theory from multiple courses Two 6 month internships Double diploma options Career Opportunities Brand Manager Digital Strategist Product Manager Digital Marketing Manager Key account manager Media planning Category management Events organizer Web Analyst Media Planning Advertising Executive SEO/SEM Manager Examples of Courses Digital communication strategies Product marketing Web Design Mobile Marketing Sales Management Excel Analysis and Reporting Web optimization and analytics B2B Sales and marketing Focus: Driving Digital Event ... [-]

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Contact

Address ESDES 10 place des archives 69002 Lyon France
Lyon, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France