Audencia Business School

Audencia Business School
European MBA


At Audencia, Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is at the heart of research, programmes and operations. Audencia is the first French business school to adhere to the UN’s Global Compact and sign the UN’s Principles for Responsible Management Education, which it assisted in defining. With the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) France as a key partner, Audencia has incorporated research and teachings on CSR challenges into all curricula.


Audencia has more than 250 quality academic partnerships, plus more than 150 accords with national and international companies. The school welcomes around 4,000 students of over 80 nationalities on its programmes.

Programmes taught in English include: Full-Time MBA, Master in European and International Business Management, International Master in Management, Master in Management, MSc in Management-Engineering, MSc in Supply Chain and Purchasing Management, Master of Science in Food and Agribusiness Management.

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Programme Info

Full-Time MBA


Key Information: 

  • Degree earned: MBA
  • Language: English
  • Duration: 12 months, full-time
  • Programme start: September
  • Tuition: €30,500


  • Bachelor’s degree in any field

  • Proficiency in English
  • 3 years’ relevant post-graduation full-time work experience













  • Executive MBA Paris: modular
  • Executive MBA Nantes: week end






























  • 6TH Business School in France* (SIGEM)
  • 25th Business School in Europe** (The Financial Times)
  • World’s Top Tier Executive MBA*** (CEO Magazine)

Starting Dates:














  • Executive MBA Paris: 17th March 2016
  • Executive MBA Nantes: 29th June 2016

Length of Course:














  • Executive MBA (Paris & Nantes): 18 months

Application Deadlines:














  • Rolling

Student Body

Ratio of applicants to places:














  • 3:1

Number of nationalities:














  • <5

Men: Women Ratio:














  • 75:25

Age Range:














  • 30 – 50

Average Age:














  • 40

Length of Work Experience:














  • Average 18 years
  • Minimum 8 years
















  • a minimum of 8 years of successful professional experience at managerial level
  • a bachelor degree in any field.

Process for Admission:


1) Prescreening interview with our admissions team and receive a first feedback regarding a potential application.

2) Documents required for being interviewed:














  • A letter of motivation
  • 2 recommendation letters
  • Photocopies of diplomas and original transcripts
  • A company support form
  • Recent TOEFL scores (approx. 100, no older than two years) OR Audencia English test
  • GMAT / TAGE-MAGE OR management test provided by Audencia (TAME)
  • A passport-sized photo (color)
  • a non-refundable application fee of €250 

3) Selection interview

4) Notification for Admission















Executive MBA:














  • € 34,000 (VAT exempt)
  • The fees include: tuition; teaching materials; tablet; room & board and travel expenses for international seminars; lunches

Over 4000 students at Audencia Business School 

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Applications are open until the class is full and are processed on a rolling basis. Due to the limited number of places available in this competitive programme – and to benefit from early application fee waivers or scholarships – we advise applying by 31 January. 



Tuition Fees for the 2017/2018 Academic Year    

Application Fee for the 2017/2018 Academic Year   






Audencia Main Campus: 8 route de la Jonelière, 44 312 Nantes CEDEX 3


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