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Six Reasons to Choose a FAME Subject at EDHEC Business School

By Eleni B

Updated December 5, 2019 Updated December 5, 2019

If you’re looking for a master’s program at a reputable business school that will enhance your CV and help you land your dream job, a FAME (finance, accountancy, management and economics) specialization at EDHEC Business School might be for you.

EDHEC Business School is offering a variety of master’s programs in all FAME specializations and, most importantly, EDHEC will award two exclusive scholarships worth 50% of tuition fees to two candidates who have visited the QS World Grad School Tour fair.

Interested? Here are six more reasons to study FAME at EDHEC Business School.

1. You will study in some of the most popular student destinations

EDHEC Business School headquarters might be in Lille in France, but they also have campuses in Paris (the second-best student city in the world, according to the QS Best Student Cities 2017), Nice, London and in Singapore.

2. You can apply for a variety of master’s specializations

EDHEC Business School is offering the following specialized Master’s programs.

Master’s in Management Grande Ecole Program

A top-level double degree program, taught entirely in English with chosen specializations in Financial Economics or Business Management.

Master’s of Science Financial Economics Programs

  • MSc in Corporate Finance & Banking
  • MSc in Finance
  • MSc in Financial Markets
  • MSc in International Accounting and Finance
  • MSc in Risk & Finance (Part-Time)

These are a set of specialist programs, taught in English, which will help you acquire the analytical skills and competencies required for an international career in finance. These programs benefit from both the output of EDHEC’s research centers and the expertise of their prestigious corporate sponsors.

Master’s of Science Business Management Programs

  • MSc in Creative Business & Social Innovation
  • MSc in Data Analytics & Digital Business
  • MSc in Entrepreneurship & Innovation Management
  • MSc in Global & Sustainable Business
  • MSc in Management Studies
  • MSc in Marketing Management
  • MSc in Strategy, Consultancy & Digital Transformation

These intellectually demanding programs, with full English tuition, benefit from both the output of EDHEC’s research centers and the expertise of their prestigious corporate sponsors

3. You’ll broaden your horizons in a new country

Studying abroad is a wonderful way to experience new things and Paris is a great destination to start with as it’s very cosmopolitan. Within the classroom, you’ll have the chance to interact with other students from all over the world.

4. You’ll be well-trained for the future

EDHEC Business School is aiming to not only provide you with all the necessary knowledge but also support you and help you develop your talents and competencies. That way, you’ll be well-placed to successfully find your first international position and stand out from the other candidates.

5. You could learn a new language

During your studies, you could also take on a new language to enhance your CV. If you do, what better practice than speaking the language on a daily basis while living in Paris?

6. You’ll receive guidance and support as you seek the best career opportunities

EDHEC is the only school in France that has developed a program involving the sourcing and coaching of talents. The Talent Identification & Career Development program is an integrated part of the curriculum and involves regular meetings and workshops to provide the necessary training to help students build on their strengths.

Want to apply for the EDHEC Business School Scholarship? Check now if you are eligible.

Scholarship applicants must be able to demonstrate strong levels of academic excellence and willingness to study at EDHEC Business School.

To apply for the scholarship, applicants must write a short essay (500-750 words) on the following topic: “Detail your educational goals and career goals and how the education you will receive at EDHEC will help you achieve your goals. What makes you the outstanding candidate both for EDHEC Business School & QS Scholarships Scheme?”

The application deadline is 30th April 2020. 

Click here to apply now for the scholarship.

This article was originally published on May 9th, 2017. 

This article was originally published in May 2017 . It was last updated in December 2019

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Eleni is senior marketing manager of the QS Scholarships team. She holds an MA in strategic marketing and communications and is a higher education specialist for Central and Eastern Europe.

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