International Fashion Business Summer Program

Looking for a multicultural experience while studying in Paris? This exciting Summer Program in International Fashion Business, which combines theoretical study with hands-on experience from brands in the apparel industry, will take place from July 1 to 12, 2019.

Key benefits:

  • Experience a balanced mix of high level academic learning with exciting social and cultural activities
  • Earn additional credits
  • Discover Paris as the capital of fashion
  • Enjoy French art-de-vivre while interacting with fellow students from around the world in a highly international environment

Learning objectives:

Fashion managementStudents will learn basic knowledge in all of the key areas associated with the fashion business, including brand development and positioning, marketing, distribution, advertising, and consumer behavior.

Course design:

Summer fashionEach module contains a mix of lectures from both academics and professionals in the field.

International Fashion Business Summer Program courses are designed to develop the intellectual ability of students through the understanding of the principles and practices of fashion business and their application in connection with the apparel and luxury goods industry.

Program overview:

  • 2 intensive courses taught in English, 40 contact hours
  • Input from companies from the Fashion industry
  • 6 ECTS

Download the Schedule

Academic main topics:

JULY 1-5

JULY 8-12


  • Basic notions of corporate strategy, a critical mind and an awareness of current global issues

Potential business sector for visits

  • Retail
  • Luxury Goods
  • HRM

Extracurricular program:

(subject to change without prior notice) 

  • Guided backstage tour of Paris’ Opera house, Palais Garnier
  • Guided Seine River Cruise
  • Welcome and closing ceremonies etc.


In order to apply you need to send the following documents to :

  • Application online
  • CV
  • Copy of your last semester transcript
  • Copy of the passport Biopage
  • Photo ID
  • International medical/travel insurance

Deadline May 31, 2019

Application procedure

  1. Apply Online
  2. Pay the first installment (50% of the fees) by bank transfer to reserve your place at the IÉSEG International Fashion Business Summer Program. (Please refer to the email sent after applying online for bank transfer details).
  3. Email the proof of payment as well as your arrival details.
  4. Proceed to the payment of the remainder of the fees one month before the beginning of the Summer Academy program, otherwise, the application may be cancelled.

As soon as the application form and the first installment (50% of the fees) are received and provided that places are still available, a confirmation e-mail will be sent to the applicant. Students from IÉSEG Partner Universities benefit from a 10% discount in the total fees.


Two Topic-based Courses [40 contact hours] 1 400 Euros
Hospitality Package* 800 Euros
Administration Fee 200 Euros
Total 2 400 Euros

* The hospitality package includes housing (in single rooms and WiFi ) and a diverse extracurricular program.

** Please note that there is the possibility to extend this program into the International Summer Academy in Global Business & Management (1-26 July 2019) in order to earn 12 ECTS credits and to enjoy Paris longer!

A limited number of merit-based scholarships are available. For more information please contact

IÉSEG Summer Programs Merit-Based Scholarship

IÉSEG School of Management has the pleasure to announce a Scholarship Program for the IÉSEG Summer Programs.

IÉSEG provides merit-based aid for a limited number of its most qualified candidates. The scholarship covers between 25% and 50% of the tuition fee (Topic-based Courses), based on academic merit of the chosen candidate. No financial documentation is required.


The scholarship is intended for students who have been admitted to and attend one of IÉSEG Summer Programs. All applicants must be currently enrolled in a degree‐granting program at the undergraduate or early graduate level. Students in business, management, and economic studies, as well as other disciplines, are strongly encouraged to apply.

Download the IÉSEG Summer Programs Application

Supporting documents to be submitted with this application form

  1. Personal Statement (500 words): Tell us about your academic interests and discuss any experience or extra-curricular activities that may be relevant. Describe the goals you hope to achieve while studying at the IÉSEG Summer Program in Paris.
  2. Curriculum vitae including all the details of previous experiences and the candidate’s background (maximum 2 pages)
  3. Two letters of recommendation from professors in the applicant’s field of study (need to be send directly by the teacher at
  4. Transcripts of the last two semesters (minimum GPA 3.0)

Please submit the full application including all the supporting documents as listed above, by email ONLY to the attention of:

Miss Farah HEFIED

Merit-Based Scholarship DEADLINE: MAY 1st, 2019
Any applications or information provided after the deadline will not be considered.


In order to participate in the IÉSEG International Summer Academy, students are required to have valid individual or university insurance covering them for:

  • medical expenses
  • travel and repatriation

(Please send copies of your insurance (in English) along with your application form to the IÉSEG International Summer Academy).

It is highly recommended to check with your insurance whether they will also cover your personal liability during your stay in France.

All students from EU/EEA countries must bring a valid European Health Insurance Card (EHIC), obtainable in their own home countries. Expenses related to dental care and illnesses contracted before arrival in France are not covered.

It is the student’s own responsibility to make insurance arrangements for any accident, illness, injury, loss or damage to persons or property resulting from, or in any way connected with the study period in France.

For more information, please contact us at

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