The programme takes place in 3 phases:
- Full time courses in Clermont-Ferrand from October to December : Core classes
- Full time courses in Clermont-Ferrand from January to May : Specialisations
- Internship, then Professional thesis in France or abroad from June to December, minimum four months
Between Phase 2 and 3 : possibility to spend one semester in Nottingham/UK (see above) in order to obtain a Double Degree.
Tuition fees : € 9 900
The courses are given by high-level experts, stemming from the management world including project managers from various fiels (IS, industry…) or Faculty professors. Thanks to the programme, you will acquire general management skills, as well as a deep knowledge of project management methodology and tools.
You will be working in team on a real project. You will define, conduct your project and pass milestones while presenting your work in front of a jury composed with professors and members of the PMI.
The MSc IPM develops the skills needed to become an effective project manager, who delivers projects on schedule, on budget, and with respect of the specifications. The programme focuses on MS project, Business sector analysis and risk management and develops the multi-faceted skill set needed to manage international projects successfully.
It covers a wide range of core project management concepts and methodologies, including: the roles and responsibilities of project managers as for example project plan development and execution, project initiation and scope planning, project time management and communications management.
Eligible candidates must have :
- Bachelor’s degree or equivalent international degree.
- At least, Master 1 (for the French students)
- An official English TOEFL score of at least 550 (or equivalent)
You must submit an application file (including a resume, a personal statment, and a recommendation letter) followed by an interview with the Head of the programme.
A professional experience lasting for a minimum of 4 months and up to 6 months is required and can be completed in France or abroad.
Each student is individually supervised by a designated advisor and completes professional thesis, followed by an oral defense and company assessment. The following companies welcomed our students in the last years: Nissan, Société Générale, KLM, Airbus, Adidas, Allianz Informatique, Crown Europe…
Career opportunities: Project Analyst, Project Manager, Business Project Manager or Engineer, Consultant…
“The programme is taught entirely in English, which is a major strength. In the current economic environment, English is required. The work in teams on real projects helped me to prepare for work within a company where collaboration is critical to success in leading projects. The variety of courses helped me enter the business world with more confi dence.
Professors shared their expertise and their professional experiences,enriching the programme and helping students understand the real business environment. The programme helped me reach my professional goal of entering a company in the cosmetics field. My management experience in Sephora made me realize that this programme met my full expectations.”