IGR-IAE Rennes, Graduate School of Management

The school is a founding member of the national network of University Business Schools, the IAE France network, which comprises 33 select members throughout France.

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It is divided into three main departments: The School of Management, The Franco-Japanese Center of Management (CFJM) and The Regional School of Training for Chartered Accountants (IRPEC).

Research programs are supported by the Center for Research in Economics and Management (CREM), the only research center in economics and management in western France, accredited by the National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS). The CREM’s main goals are to develop analysis and to conduct experiments and simulations in business, finance, management, and marketing, among other fields.

The University Graduate School contributes to the development of European studies in management science and is an active member of the Academic Council of the European Institute for Advanced Studies in Management (EIASM), and of the Steering Committee of the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD). The school applies a selective entry process. On average, only one out of ten applications is accepted. In order to be admitted, all candidates are expected to present a realistic and well-thought-out career plan as well as their academic achievements and motivation.

In 2007, an extensive fundraising campaign resulted in launching the first-ever foundation created within the university business school network in France (Fondation IGR-IAE). Closely linked to the French Foundation, (Fondation de France), it aims to initiate and to support innovative programs (seminars, workshop, and conferences) with the goal of improving research and teaching in Management Science.

Programs taught in:
  • English

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IGR-IAE Rennes

The Master 2 Marketing - Franchising, Retail & Service Chains is part of the Center in Franchising, Retail & Service Chains whose mission consists in bringing stu ... [+]

The Master 2 Marketing - Franchising, Retail & Service Chains is part of the Center in Franchising, Retail & Service Chains whose mission consists in bringing students, researchers and professionals in franchising, retail and service chains together around issues concerning the sector and to generate synergies using a global approach (professions, disciplines, and countries).

The Master 2 Marketing - Franchising, Retail & Service Chains presents several assets among which the following ones:

Diversity of job opportunities: Chain management, chain development, chain marketing, chain engineering, chain entrepreneurship, international franchising, business unit management. Wide range of industries: retailing, services, social sector, etc. Multiple kinds of chains: franchising, independent associated retailing, partnership, etc. International opportunities: Europe, developed countries, developing countries, etc. Benefits of the Center in Franchising, Retail & Service Chains: relationships with the partner companies, seminars with French and foreign experts, specific projects, etc. Focus on professionalization: business case studies, testimonials/talks of professionals, visits of companies, etc. Very good professional integration: on average, more than 90% of alumni are employed in less than two months after graduating. A multi-disciplinary approach to be familiar with the “culture of chain”: marketing, management, strategy, law, finance, etc. Complementarity of professors: faculty members and professionals, all experts in franchising, retail and service chains, representatives of the federations (FFF and FCA), etc. International perspectives: multicultural learning environment, joint classes with the French students of the other group of the Master, talks/seminars of researchers of the International Society of Franchising, etc. Learning through research to develop reasoning and... [-]
France Rennes
September 2020
English
Full-time
1 year
Campus
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IGR-IAE Rennes

What is the purpose of this international HRM Master? It aims to train Human Resources Managers to work in an English and multicultural context – in France or/and abroad ... [+]

What is the purpose of this international HRM Master? Its aim is to train Human Resources Managers to work in an English and multicultural context – in France or/and abroad – for small and medium-sized import/export companies or major international groups.

Tailor-made for future Executives in international businesses, the program was created in collaboration with IHRM professionals.

It is aimed at students wishing to pursue an international management career in a global context. It develops a wide range of up-to-date skills in social innovation and in HRM. The program will concentrate on the key role of HRM project management in an international context.

Four key managerial skills will be developed:... [-]

France Rennes
September 2020
English
Full-time
1 year
Campus
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IGR-IAE Rennes

The «Advanced Studies and Research in Finance» program is a one-year course whose main objectives are to prepare students to doctorate level; to prepare for the CFA® exam ... [+]

The «Advanced Studies and Research in Finance» program is a one-year course whose main objectives are:

to prepare students for a doctorate level. to prepare for the CFA® exam. to provide a solid background and training to pursue careers in the financial, banking, insurance, and corporate sectors as research analysts, financial consultants or executives, etc.

Objectives

Students will acquire up-to-date knowledge and become experts in a field of specialization.

The program allows students to choose elective topics, depending on their academic project (research or CFA preparation).

The program and supervision of students focusing on research are supported by the Research Center for Economics and Management (CREM), the only research center dedicated to Economics and Management Sciences in the western part of France.... [-]

France Rennes
September 2020
English
Full-time
1 year
Campus
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