MBA : Introduction

MBA, what is it?

The MBA (Master of Business Administration) is an internationally recognized high-level degree in management and business administration.

It was originally designed for engineers who wanted to acquire management skills but is now open to individuals from various technical backgrounds who can demonstrate professional experience.

Here are some areas covered by MBA programs:

  • MBA in Financial Audit
  • MBA in Strategic Management
  • MBA in Finance
  • MBA in Marketing
  • MBA in Information Systems
  • MBA in Sports Management
  • MBA in International Business
  • MBA in International Management
  • MBA in Supply Chain Management
  • MBA in Entrepreneurship
  • MBA in Digital Business
  • MBA in Corporate Strategy
  • MBA in Tourism and Hospitality

MBA, what are the possible study formats?

MBA programs can be pursued through various formats depending on the institution. The following formats are available:

  • Full-time MBA programs
  • Part-time MBA programs
  • Executive MBA programs
  • Online MBA programs

MBA, where are the institutions located in France?

There are numerous MBA programs available in France and abroad.

MBA, how does the training process work?

MBA, registration and admission?

To enroll in an MBA program, you typically need a Bachelor’s degree (BAC+4 or BAC+5). However, it is still possible to apply with a BAC+2 or BAC+3 if you have substantial professional experience.

You need to submit an application dossier, including your CV, letter of motivation, letters of recommendation, and successful completion of an English examination.

Admissions are also based on entrance exams such as the GMAT (Graduate Management Admission Test) or the GRE (Graduate Record Examination).

MBA, what programs are offered?

MBA programs are conducted in English.

The MBA is focused on practical application, and the structure of the program varies depending on the type of MBA chosen:

  • Full-time MBA: This program typically lasts 2 years and includes an internship.
  • Part-Time MBA: As the name suggests, this MBA is pursued on a part-time basis (often chosen with Individual Training Leave).
  • Executive MBA: Classes are often held on weekends and target older students with significant professional experience.
  • Online MBA: This program is conducted through e-learning (currently offered by Grenoble Graduate School of Business).

MBA, is it suitable for me?

In MBA programs, students are often older compared to other academic paths. They are typically professionals and young high-potential executives.

MBA, what to do next?

MBA, what is the average salary after completing the program?

Upon completing an MBA, students have a high level of education and can aspire to high-level positions with significant responsibility and strategic roles.

Salaries are generally high and can reach astronomical amounts depending on the company and position held.

MBA, what career prospects and professions can you pursue after completing the program?

MBA graduates can secure high-level managerial positions.

MBA, what higher education options are available after completing the program?

Typically, the studies end at the MBA level. However, it is possible to continue pursuing further education, such as another MBA program.