Sébastien DOUAILLAT, Head of MSc. in Project Management & MSc. in Business Intelligence & Analytics
Become effective project leaders !
Projects are getting more and more complex in an ever increasing international and cross cultural context. Project managers are change agents and this MSc in Project Management is designed for students who wish to improve their knowledge, skills and potential as highly efficient project leaders.
While preparing both the PMI and lean/agile certifications, students will have the opportunity to develop several real projects during their academic journey supervised by professional practitioners coming from market-leading multinational companies.
Alternance possible pour les étudiants français.
MSc accrédité par la Conférence des Grandes Ecoles
This postgraduate master programme welcomes international students from various backgrounds and experiences. Students will be divided into different multicultural groups working in team on a real project.
You will define, carry out and conduct your project and pass milestones while presenting your work in front of a jury composed with professors and practitioners.
Lectures are delivered by:
High-level experts stemming from the management world including project managers from various backgrounds, fields and industries.
Faculty professors recognised as leaders in their fields of study.
Thanks to the programme, you will acquire general management skills, as well as a deep knowledge of project management methodology and tools.
Students can obtain a dual-degree
M.Sc. in International Business from Nottingham Trent University in United Kingdom
M.A. in International Marketingand Sales from Aalen University in Germany
by spending one semester in the partner university.
What is it like to study in Clermont-Ferrand?
Les étudiants français ont la possibilité de suivre le programme en alternance dans le cadre d’un contrat de professionnalisation. Le rythme de l’alternance est de 2 semaines entreprise / 1 semaine Ecole. Découvrez le calendrier de l’alternance
Internship and Thesis
Students of the Project Management Programme will carry out an internship or a job placement of a minimum of 4 months in France, Europe or any other location abroad.
The objective of the internship is to gain hands-on experience and consolidate the knowledge and techniques that are obtained during the course.
Each student is individually supervised by a designated advisor and completes a professional thesis, followed by an oral defense and company assessment.
Admission Requirements for International students:
A 4-year Bachelor degree or Validated Master 1
Proficiency in English (Official TOEFL score of 550 at least, or IELTS 6.0)
All applications are to be submitted online on the school’s website.
Candidates will be invited to take a skype interview or an automated video conference aiming to evaluate their academic profile, motivation and linguistic skills.
Payment of deposit: Those who pay the deposit before the beginning of March receive a 5% reduction on the tuition fees.
Confirmation of enrollment: Those who pay the deposit within the two weeks following acceptance and till the end of June as a maximum receive a 5% reduction on the tuition fees.
Full payment of the tuition fees before start of the programme: 5% reduction on the tuition fees.
The first two scholarship schemes are non-cumulative. The full payment of the tuition fees discount is cumulative with either the first or second early bird scholarship.
Scholarships by ESC Clermont Foundation:
Students of the Master programme will have the possibility to apply for a scholarship after the start of the programme. Various scholarships are offered to both French and international students based on their academic achievements and social backgrounds.
Scholarships for going abroad:
Erasmus+ scholarship: For students who are interested in doing their internship in Europe or those who would like to obtain the dual-degree from partner university in Germany, they will be able to apply for this scholarship allowing them to obtain a monthly stipend to finance their stay.
Conseil Régional scholarhsip: For students who do their internships outside France or those who will study in one of our two partner universities in Europe, the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes offers the students a scholarship to support them in their living costs abroad.
Flexible payment plans
There are also flexible payment plans available to settle the tuition fees through multiple payments.
Companies that welcomed our students:
Project Management Institute (French Chapter)
When I joined this programme, my objective was to be a consultant. Now I am CAPM® and PRINCE2® certified and I work for CGI. The teaching staff is composed of veteran professors who generously shared their experiences with us. They provide solid background knowledge, along with great energy and enthusiasm. The conducted discussions, debates, and roundtables made the courses dynamic and lively.
A rich programme focusing on developing the knowledge and skills of international students, encouraging them to work in teams, understanding each other’s cultures as well as providing them with the right tools, new technologies, and methods which can be implemented in projects. Courses given by highly experienced and professional staff, allowing the students to have a clear perception of the business world today.