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Aix-Marseille Universite BUS EXC
Aix-en-Provence, France (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Semester 1,
Semester 2,
Year (Sem 1 & Sem 2),
Year (Sem 2 & Sem 1)
Partner University Homepage: Click to visit
Program Details:
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Postgraduate coursework
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Program Type:
Exchange Semester/Year
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Anticipated Places:
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Minimum Mark:
65%; Credit
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Agreement Scope:
Business School
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Program Description:


Aix-Marseille Université IAE Aix Graduate School of Management
Location: Aix-en-Provence
Year Established: 1409
Student population: 70,221 (10,000 international students)
Aix-Marseille University (AMU) is a public research university located in Provence, southern France. The university as it is today was formed by the merger of the University of Provence, the University of the Mediterranean and Paul Cézanne University resulting in the creation of the largest university in the French-speaking world.

Dedicated to education and research since 1955, IAE Aix-Marseille offers programmes specialising in different management disciplines that are in alignment with the needs of the business world. The first business school in the French university system, it is also the first and only public graduate school to be awarded dual accreditation from both EQUIS and AMBA.

Unique characteristics
IAE Aix-Marseille has more than 40 permanent faculty members (most of whom have worked internationally), as well as over 50 guest professors who come from abroad every year and 240 guest lecturers. IAE Aix boasts numerous visiting professors, programmes in continuing education and the involvement of business professionals in the classroom.
Situated in the heart of one of the richest tourist regions of Europe, the cities of Aix and Marseille are an ideal departure point to discover Provence. Discover the exceptional surrounding areas of the Camargue, the Lubéron, the Alpilles and the Mediterranean coast.


Academic Information

Course Catalogue 
Information about units of study at the host university

Subject Area/s:

International Business





Information Systems

Restrictions apply
Teaching Periods: Semesters/Terms
Semester 1: September- January
Semester 2: January - May

Credit (Full-Time Load/Semester)

University of Sydney

Host University



The above full-time load is indicative only.
Applications for academic credit are assessed by the relevant University of Sydney faculty/department based on: study load, contact hours, assessment requirements and level of study.

Grading System
The subjects taught at the host university are graded on a 0 to 20-point scale.

Transcripts Issued by Partner
Transcripts will be available at the end of your exchange period.


Language of Instruction
Classes at the host university are taught and English and French.
Language Requirement
The MSc General Management program is taught entirely in English. There is a two week intensive French for Management course held prior to the fall semester, held free of charge for exchange students.


What is the host city like?
Find out more information about the host city

Housing options are offered by the host university
Cost of Living
Use this guide to estimate living expenses associated with studying overseas.

Nicolas Baudin Travel Grant: Exchange students can apply for a grant from the French Embassy to assist with the cost of a return flight ticket between Australia and France.

Students are required to obtain health insurance valid during their exchange.

Useful Information

For Exchange/International Students
Specific information for exchange students provided by the host university

Campus France is a French government agency for the promotion of international student mobility. Visit their website for more information about preparing to study in France.

Semester/Term Dates
Access the University’s calendar
Orientation will be held at the beginning of the semester.
Support Services 
A range of support services are available to students.
Information from the host university
Information from the Embassy of France in Australia

Student Experiences

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