Grande École Program – Admission

Bringing theory and practice together to excel in management

  • Format

    5 years

  • Languages

    English – French

  • Location

    Lille – Paris

  • Fees

    €11,700 PER YEAR

  • Intake

    September

  • Credits

    300 ECTS

Accreditations

Admission

IÉSEG traditional 5-year Grande École Program is historically renowned and prepares students for the challenges of the business world.

Students acquire extensive knowledge throughout the five years because of our continuously updated well-rounded curriculum.

You can apply to enter the program in its 1st, 2nd, 3rd year and in Master cycle.

How to Apply

Admission in 1st year

The 1st year entrance exam is open to all students in their final year of high school. The admission procedure is different depending on the diploma prepared.

Admission conditions for high school or college students:

Students living in France and abroad – Application through Parcoursup

ACCÈS Exam

Admission for:
– high school students completing a French Baccalauréat, living in France or abroad,
– candidates already graduated with a French Baccalauréat and living abroad.

Admission in the 1st year of the Bachelor Cycle (Grande Ecole Program) is made through the ACCÈS Exam, opened to students in the final year of high school or already holding a French Baccalauréat degree, living in France or abroad.

The exam is common to three schools: IÉSEG, ESDES and ESSCA.

Registration for the ACCÈS Exam is made on the platform Parcoursup between mid-January and mid-March 2022.

 

Apply on the platform Parcoursup

 

Contacts

Céline VerdriereCéline VERDRIERE

Concours ACCÈS, France

concours@ieseg.fr

 

 

Morgane DERONCQMorgane DERONCQ

International Admission

m.deroncq@ieseg.fr

 

Useful Informations

Application fees: €190

Tuition Fees: €11,700 (2021-2022)

Number of seats: 1.100 in first year

Application has to be done on the plateform Parcoursup

Agenda

Date

Step

From Jaunary 20th to March 29th, 2022

Enrolment on the platform Parcoursup

April 7th, 2022

Written exam

April 14th, 2022

Results for students eligible to attend the oral examinations

From April 20th to May 4th, 2022

Oral exams

June 2nd, 2022

Final results

Written Section

Duration

Weight

Synthesis

3h

6

General Knowledge and English

1h30

3 and 3

Mathematics

2h30

8

View more details about Written Section

Oral Examination

Duration

Weight

Individual Interview

45 min

7.5

English

30 min

2.5

TOTAL

10

Students living outside France – Application out of Parcoursup

Specific admission for:
– high school students completing an International or European Baccalauréat and living abroad,
– candidates already graduated with an International or European Baccalauréat and living abroad.

Admission in the 1st year of the Bachelor Cycle (Grande Ecole Program) is based on the students’ application, academic performance from the secondary/high school, level of English proficiency and recommendation letters. There is no interview involved.

Application has to be done on the IÉSEG platform https://apply.ieseg.fr/.

 

Contact

Yash Ruia

Yash RUIA

y.ruia@ieseg.fr

 

Useful Informations

Application fees: €200 (reduced fees for applications made during the 1st session)

Tuition fees: €11,700 (2021-2022)

Number of seats: 30

Agenda

Admission sessions

Dates

There are 4 admission sessions for the September intake. Candidates can only apply to one session.

1st session

Application must be complete before December 3rd, 2021. Admission results on December 16th, 2021.

2nd session

Application must be complete before January 21st, 2022. Admission results on February 7th, 2022.

3rd session

Application must be complete before March 4th, 2022. Admission results on March 17th, 2022.

4th session

Application must be complete before May 23rd, 2022. Admission results on June 17th, 2022.

Application Checklist

Completed online application form on www.parcoursup.fr

Transcripts of the last 2 years of education (translated into English or French)

English proficiency test (IELTS 6.5, TOEFL IBT 85, Duolingo 105, TOEIC 4 skills 850, Cambridge Exam B2 recommended)*

Candidate’s motivation video on the Visio Talent website

1 letter of recommendation from teacher or counselor well acquainted with the candidate’s academic or extra-curricular performance

Copy of passport

Application fee

French proficiency test. Any applicant whose mother tongue is not French or who has not completed at least 2 years of his or her academic studies in French must provide the official score of a French test (DELF, DALF, TCF, TEF). Minimum recommended score: B1.

Admission in 2nd year

You can apply to enter the program in its 2nd year. You need 1 year of undergraduate level courses, preferably in Business, Economics, Management, or Finance. Admission procedure is different for students living in and outside of France.

Admission conditions for college students:

Students living in France

Candidates choosing this entry procedure will need first to complete and send an application file. Then, selected candidates will be invited to the IÉSEG Lille campus for interviews.

Candidates who choose this procedure should be currently studying/living in France and need to make sure that they will be present for the interviews.

 

Contact

Mathilde Deboudt

Mathilde DEBOUDT

adp2@ieseg.fr

Useful Informations

Application fees: €140 (reduced fees for applications received before February 21st, 2022)

Tuition fees: €11,600 (2021-2022)

Number of seats: 50

Agenda

Date

Step

Before April 12th, 2022

Online application on apply.ieseg.fr

June 3rd, 2022

Decision release date for interview eligibility

From June 7th to 10th, 2022

Interviews

June 16th, 2022

Admission results

Format

Date

Weight

– 1 letter of reference (academic or professional)
– Copy of secondary school degree
– Undergraduate degree transcripts
– A recent CV
– A motivation statement
– Copy of an identity document (passport or ID card)
– Application fees

10

Interviews

Test / Activity

Objective

Weight

Individual interview
(45 min)

We evaluate the correlation between the candidate’s personality, motivation, knowledge, professional projects and the program offered at IÉSEG

6

English interview

We assess the candidate’s ability to analyze and express his/her ideas in English when describing a document (advertisement, graph, photo…)

4

TOTAL
(application file + Interviews)

20

Students living outside France

Candidates choosing this entry procedure will need to complete and send an application file. The admission to the 2nd year of the Grande École program is based on the students’ application, academic performance, level of English Proficiency and recommendation letters.

There is no interview involved. The admission decision is taken by a jury and the student will be notified of the admission decision by email.

 

Contact

Yash Ruia

Yash RUIA

y.ruia@ieseg.fr

Useful Informations

Application fees: €140 (reduced fees for applications received before February 21st, 2022)

Tuition fees: €11,600 (2021-2022)

Number of seats: 20

Agenda

Dates

Steps

Before April 12th, 2022

Online application on apply.ieseg.fr

June 3rd, 2022

Admission results

Format

Test / Activity

Weight

Application file
– Completed online application form
– 3 letters of reference (academics or professionals)
– Transcripts from two years of undergraduate degree coursework (translated if necessary into English or French)
– A recent CV
– Copy of an identity document (passport or ID card)
– Application fees

10

Motivation
Motivational video to be completed online

6

English test
Non-English speakers need to provide English Proficiency test results. Minimum score required:
– TOEFL IBT 85
– IELTS 6.5
– TOEIC (4 skills) 850
– DUOLINGO 105
– CAMBRIDGE B2
No other test will be accepted. Native English speakers and candidates who have studied at least 2 years completely in English do not have to submit a language test score.

4

TOTAL

20

Admission in 3rd year

You can apply to enter the program in its 3rd year. You need 2 years of undergraduate level courses, preferably in Business, Economics, Management, or Finance Admission procedure is different for students living in and outside of France.

Admission conditions for college students:

Students living in France

Candidates choosing this entry procedure will need first to complete and send an application file. Then, selected candidates will be invited to the IÉSEG Lille campus for interviews.

Candidates who choose this procedure should be currently studying/living in France and need to make sure that they will be present for the interviews.

 

Contact

Livia FeteaLivia FETEA

adp3@ieseg.fr

Useful Informations

Application fees: €140 (reduced fees for applications received before February 21st, 2022)

Tuition fees: €11,600 (2021-2022)

Number of seats: 100

Agenda

Date

Step

Before April 12th, 2022

Online application on apply.ieseg.fr

June 3rd, 2022

Decision release date for interview eligibility

From June 7th to 10th, 2022

Interviews

June 16th, 2022

Admission results

Format

Application file

Weight

– 1 letter of reference (academic or professional)
– Copy of secondary school degree
– Undergraduate degree transcripts
– A recent CV
– A motivation statement
– Copy of an identity document (passport or ID card)
– Application fees

10

Interviews

Test / Activity

Objective

Weight

Individual interview
(45 min)

We evaluate the correlation between the candidate’s personality, motivation, knowledge, professional projects and the program offered at IÉSEG

6

English interview

We assess the candidate’s ability to analyze and express his/her ideas in English when describing a document (advertisement, graph, photo…)

4

TOTAL
(application file + Interviews)

20

Students living outside France

Candidates choosing this entry procedure will need to complete and send an application file. The admission to the 3rd year of the Grande École program is based on the students’ application, academic performance, level of English Proficiency and recommendation letters.

There is no interview involved. The admission decision is taken by a jury and the student will be notified the admission decision by email.

 

Contact

Yash Ruia

Yash RUIA

y.ruia@ieseg.fr

Useful Informations

Application fees: €140 (reduced fees for applications received before February 21st, 2022)

Tuition fees: €11,600 (2021-2022)

Number of seats: 60

Agenda

Dates

Steps

Before April 12th, 2022

Online application on apply.ieseg.fr

June 3rd, 2022

Admission results

Format

Test / Activity

Weight

Application file
– Completed online application form
– 1 letter of reference (academic or professional)
– Transcripts from two years of undergraduate degree coursework (translated if necessary into English or French)
– A recent CV
– Copy of an identity document (passport or ID card)
– Application fees

10

Motivation
Motivational video to be completed online

6

English test
Non-native English speakers need to provide English Proficiency test results. Minimum score required:
– TOEFL IBT 85
– IELTS 6.5
– TOEIC (4 skills) 850
– DUOLINGO 105
– CAMBRIDGE B2
No other test will be accepted. Native English speakers and candidates who have studied at least 2 years completely in English do not have to submit a language test score.

4

TOTAL

20

Admission in Master cycle

The entrance exam is open to students holding an undergraduate degree preferably in Economics, Management, or Finance.
Admission procedure is different for students living in and outside of France.

ADMISSION CONDITIONS FOR COLLEGE STUDENTS:

Students living in France

Entry procedure will need first to complete and send an application file. Then, selected candidates will be invited to the IÉSEG Lille campus for interviews.

Candidates who choose this procedure should be currently studying/living in France and need to make sure that they will be present for the interviews.

 

Contact

Mathilde Deboudt

Mathilde DEBOUDT

adp4@ieseg.fr

Useful Informations

Application fees: €140 (reduced fees for applications received before February 21st, 2022)

Tuition fees: €11,600 (2021-2022)

Number of seats: 300

Agenda

Date

Step

Before April 12th, 2022

Online application on https://apply.ieseg.fr/

June 3rd, 2022

Decision release date for interview eligibility

Online: from June 7th to 10th, 2022

Interviews

June 16th, 2022

Admission results

Format

Date

Weight

– Completed online application form
– 2 letters of reference (academics or professionals)
– Copy of secondary school degree
– Undergraduate degree transcripts
– A recent CV
– A motivation statement
– Copy of an identity document (passport or ID card)
– Application fees

10

Interviews

Test / Activity

Objective

Weight

Individual interview
(45 min)

We evaluate the correlation between the candidate’s personality, motivation, knowledge, professional projects and the program offered at IÉSEG.

6

English interview

We assess the candidate’s ability to analyze and express his/her ideas in English when describing a document (advertisement, graph, photo…).

4

TOTAL
(application file + Interviews)

20

Students living outside France

Candidates choosing this entry procedure will need to complete and send an application file. The admission to the Master program is based on the students’ application, academic performance, level of English Proficiency and recommendation letters.

There is no interview involved. The admission decision is made by a jury and the student will be notified the admission decision by email.

 

Contact

Yash Ruia

Yash RUIA

y.ruia@ieseg.fr

 

Useful Informations

Application fees: €140 (reduced fees for applications made during the 1st session)

Tuition fees: €11,600 (2021-2022)
International merit-based tuition waiver scholarships of up to 50% available for international students.

Number of seats: 100

Agenda

Admission sessions

Dates

1st session

Application must be complete before December 3rd, 2021. Admission results on December 16th, 2021.

2nd session

Application must be complete before January 21st, 2022. Admission results on February 7th, 2022.

3rd session

Application must be complete before March 4th, 2022. Admission results on March 17th, 2022.

4th session

Application must be complete before May 23rd, 2022. Admission results on June 17th, 2022.

Format

Test / Activity

Weight

Application file
– Completed online application form
– 1 letter of reference (academic or professional)
– Undergraduate degree transcripts and copy of degree (if available)
– A recent CV
– Copy of an identity document (passport or ID card)
– Application fees

10

Motivation
Motivational video to be completed

6

English test
Non-native English speakers need to provide English Proficiency test results. Minimum score required:
– TOEFL IBT 85
– IELTS 6.5
– TOEIC (4 skills) 850
– DUOLINGO 105
– CAMBRIDGE B2
No other test will be accepted. Native English speakers and candidates who have studied at least 2 years completely in English do not have to submit a language test score.

4

TOTAL

20

General contact

MR. YASH RUIA